Mercyhurst Magazine Spring 2021

Jeremy Dickey '13 and the DMV Alumni Chapter perform a service project at a local park.

Event organizer Lindsay Frank ‘12 ‘14M and daughter Sofe

Homecoming from Home celebration kit HOMECOMING COVID-19 derailed the traditional Homecoming last fall, but more than 600 guests celebrated Mercyhurst anyway at a virtual “Homecoming from Home.” Fifty class years were represented (from 1959 on), and alumni logged on from 31 states and nine countries. FROM HOME

They connected with classmates, teammates, faculty members and coaches at virtual gatherings, and enjoyed a livestreamed Mass, a ferce Mercyhurst trivia competition, a virtual 5K walk/run, the frst training session for alumni who want to become Mercy Emissaries, virtual tours, and more.

Criminal Justice Department alumni gather

Katelyn McAndrew Bolin ‘08 and daughter

Chris Fiely ‘95 wears a Luke the Laker mask while visiting the Sisters of Mercy grave site in Titusville, Pa.

An intense round of trivia

JP Ratajczak ‘02 and daughter

Catherine Kuhnheim ‘16 participates in the virtual 5K walk/run from Savannah, Ga.

Even pups participated!

The English Dept. gathering featuring a poetry reading

Faith Ehidiamhen ‘18 and Favour Ehidiamhen ‘18 complete the 5K virtual walk/run

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