Carpe Diem.

Grounded in the ideals of service, hospitality and entrepreneurship that inspired our founders, a Mercyhurst education encourages the development of lifelong passions and engagement with the larger world. Inspired by our motto, "Carpe Diem," our faculty and students embrace innovation and leadership in service, as they make a difference within our gates and around the world.

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Faculty Recital: Sarah Schouten, French horn

Friday, January 17, 2020 | 7:00 pm
Walker Recital Hall

D’Angelo Department of Music Alumni Recital

Saturday, January 18, 2020 | 5:00 pm
Walker Recital Hall

Faculty Recital Series: Kellan Degnan, cello

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 | 8:00 pm
Walker Recital Hall

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