64 children enjoy MNE holiday event

A total of 64 local children visited Mercyhurst University – The North East Campus for the 22nd annual Christmas on Campus event. Employees and students donated gifts for the children, who also enjoyed Christmas activities, crafts and snacks – including, of course, Christmas cookies and milk.

The annual celebration culminated in the student union, where the children gathered for a visit from Santa Claus himself.

The event was coordinated by the Mercyhurst North East Student Government Association with help from assistant student life director Rachel Pacholke. Pictured are student volunteers Ashley Minnis, Destiny Samlock, Salma Akol and Alex Bartlebaugh.



Bookmark and Share

News Releases

Building a tradition of service
Mercyhurst Erie and North East students give back to their communities.
Cummings opens fall season with faculty exhibit
Artists reception slated for Sept. 18 from 5 to 7 p.m.
Mercyhurst welcomes new faculty
Erie, North East celebrate 14 and six new faculty, respectively.

National News

Archaeology-James Adovasio
The work of MAI Director James Adovasio at Meadowcroft Rockshelter is featured in Archaeology.
Forbes report highlights universities making gains in serving needs of students on autism spectrum.
Prince George Citizen-Steven Symes
Forensic anthropologist Steven Symes, Ph.D., testifies in trial of alleged serial killer.