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Now for Tomorrow Campaign soars beyond expectations

Frank M. and Dorothea Henry Science Center By Marianne T. Puhalla Skeptics said it could not be done in a slowly recovering economy. Yet, in a visionary move, the Board of Trustees at Misericordia University put their faith in the…

SCIENCE ON DISPLAY AT MISERICORDIA UNIVERSITY

Frank M. and Dorothea Henry Science Center wing opens October 5, 2020 In a milestone moment, laboratories in the Frank M. and Dorothea Henry Science Center opened to students on October 5, 2020, putting an exclamation point on the first…

Finishing touches underway for new wing of Frank M. and Dorothea Henry Science Center

Construction update July 1, 2020 By Marianne Tucker Puhalla With all exterior brickwork in place, Sordoni Construction crews have moved much of their effort inside as they diligently work to finish the new wing of the $45 million Frank M….

ON Semiconductor supports university research program in Pennsylvania

STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) occupations are not only near and dear to our hearts; they are also expected to rise at least 10% over the next decade.  This is hardly shocking news considering they permeate every aspect of…

PA Live! Misericordia chemistry students offer fun experiments for kids of all ages

Anna Fedor, Ph.D. Anna Fedor, Ph.D., chair of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Misericordia University, and students Ricky Averill, a chemistry major from Harrisburg, and William Fauntleroy, a secondary education and chemistry major from West Wyoming, share fun and easy…

Misericordia holds beam signing ceremony for Frank M. and Dorothea Henry Science Center

“Employers want students who can read, write, and especially think; education in the sciences allows students to develop an appreciation for the natural world and how it functions, and it also helps students to develop the problem solving, reasoning, and…

Misericordia University breaks ground for Frank M. and Dorothea Henry Science Center April 17, 2019

The $45 million, 85,900-square-foot facility will be the largest academic building on campus.

Misericordia breaks ground for science center expansion

If you’re digging for a historic ground breaking, it makes sense to use a historic shovel. As Marjorie Henry Marquart prepared to break ground for a Misericordia University building named for her father, the shovel in her hands was as…

Misericordia University holds groundbreaking ceremony for Frank M. and Dorothea Henry Science Center

With shovels in hand, members of the Misericordia University community came together Wednesday to ceremoniously break ground against the backdrop of the existing science hall as they launch construction of the $45 million Frank M. and Dorothea Henry Science Center…

Naples, FL Regional Launch Event

Several campaign kickoff regional events were held in the fall and winter and attended by alumni and friends of Misericordia University. Advancement staff updated the attendees on Now for Tomorrow, the largest fundraising campaign in the history of the University…

Making it happen: ’Now for Tomorrow’ Campaign prepares for groundbreaking in April

The largest fundraising undertaking in the history of the University, the campaign’s goal of $30 million is in reach, with more than $29 million pledged or in-hand as of Dec. 31 – $12 million more than the institution has ever…

New York City Regional Launch Event

Several campaign kickoff regional events were held in the fall and winter and attended by alumni and friends of Misericordia University. Advancement staff updated the attendees on Now for Tomorrow, the largest fundraising campaign in the history of the University…

Alexandria, VA Regional Launch Event

Several campaign kickoff regional events were held in the fall and winter and attended by alumni and friends of Misericordia University. Advancement staff updated the attendees on Now for Tomorrow, the largest fundraising campaign in the history of the University…

Philadelphia Regional Launch Event

Several campaign kickoff regional events were held in the fall and winter and attended by alumni and friends of Misericordia University. Advancement staff updated the attendees on Now for Tomorrow, the largest fundraising campaign in the history of the University…

2018 Trustee Gala and Campaign Kick-off

The 2018 Trustee Gala and Campaign Kick-off was a tremendous success! We are so grateful to all of our participating sponsors, alumni and friends. An over-flowing attendance of 300 came together in unity at the Beaumont Inn’s Grande Pavilion to…

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Misericordia University student-faculty research team places 2nd at Undergraduate Research at the Capitol – PA program

A Misericordia University faculty-student research team placed second in the STEM category at the 16th Annual Undergraduate Research at the Capitol Pennsylvania Poster Conference in April. Misericordia University student researchers Brandon Dean of Monroeville, N.J., and Tristan Snyder of Bloomsburg…

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Misericordia University inducts medical imaging majors into Alpha Chapter of Lambda Nu

The Department of Medical Imaging at Misericordia University recently held its annual Medical Imaging Senior Recognition Luncheon to celebrate the accomplishments of the graduating senior class and to induct students into the Misericordia University Alpha Chapter of Lambda Nu, the…

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Misericordia University biology majors make scholarly presentations at PA Academy of Science

Seven biology majors at Misericordia University recently made presentations at the 94th Annual Meeting of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science at Indiana University of Pennsylvania in March. Michelle Ash of Sweet Valley collaborated with faculty mentor, Jeff Stephens, Ph.D., assistant…

Misericordia University diagnostic medical sonography students present research projects at NEPA Society of Ultrasound meeting

The Northeastern Pennsylvania Society of Ultrasound recently selected two Misericordia University Diagnostic Medical Sonography Bachelor of Science degree students to keynote the annual end-of year meeting at Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton. The Misericordia University student-research presentations provided information to…

Misericordia University inducts students into TriBeta National Biological Honor Society

Misericordia University inducted nine students into the Beta Beta Beta (TriBeta) National Biological Honor Society during an induction ceremony in Sandy and Marlene Insalaco Hall. TriBeta was founded in 1922 for students dedicated to improving the understanding and appreciation of…

Misericordia University nursing professor selected for AACN’s national program with Apple

Lisa Shustack, Ed.D., M.S.N., M.S.Ed., R.N., assistant professor of nursing at Misericordia University, has been selected to participate in the inaugural “Digital Innovation Bootcamp: From Concept to Action,” sponsored by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) and Apple…

Misericordia University hosts more than 170 students for ninth annual Collaborative Care Summit

Misericordia University recently hosted more than 170 students and 30 faculty facilitators from six colleges and universities in northeastern and central Pennsylvania for the ninth annual Northeastern/Central Pennsylvania Interprofessional Education Coalition’s (NECPA-IPEC) Collaborative Care Summit. Sponsored by NECPA-IPEC, the conference promotes…

Misericordia University medical imaging students capture first place in Techni-bowl

Misericordia University medical imaging students captured first place in the annual Pennsylvania Society of Radiologic Technologists’ (PSRT) Techni-Bowl competition during the annual PSRT 2018 Annual State Conference and Business Meeting in Pittsburgh. The annual competition, open to hospital systems and…

Misericordia University speech-language pathology student wins Von Drach Award

Samantha R. Buldo of Dingmans Ferry, a speech-language pathology (SLP) graduate student at Misericordia University, received the 2018 Von Drach Memorial Scholarship by the Pennsylvania Speech-Language-Hearing Association (PSHA) at the 59th annual PSHA Convention in Pittsburgh. Misericordia University SLP students…

PA Society of Radiologic Technologists selects 2 Misericordia students for national conference

The Pennsylvania Society of Radiologic Technologists (PSRT) has selected Misericordia University medical imaging majors Naejana Carredo of Dallas and Megan Mary Meckling of Centennial, Colorado, to represent the Keystone state at the 2018 American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) Student…

Misericordia University medical imaging majors selected for PSRT Student Intern Program

DALLAS TWP., Pa. – The Pennsylvania Society of Radiologic Technologists (PSRT) Student Intern Committee chose Kaylyn Kleinschmidt of Waterbury, Connecticut, and Maria Mejia Cortes of West Hazleton, medical imaging majors at Misericordia University, to serve as a student interns with…