By Theresa KloeckerMerciad News Editor
column isdesigned to let the
studentsknow what is happening in theinternational, national and localarenas. The
items are gath-ered
a variety of newssources*INTERNATIONALLithuania declared itself
independent state. The
Baltic republic's newly
elected Parliament elected a
regain the independence it lost
years agowhen it was forcibly taken by the Kremlin.Chile inaugurated Patrick)
as president The inaugura-
tion ended the reign of Pinochet whose military regime
attended by Vice
pardoned political prisoners under Pinochet
Moscow-The Soviet Parliament
own emergency election for
new presidency. Thisagreement was reached
a respected scholar warned that anationwide popular campaign would lead
The unemployment rate remained at
in February for the ninth
consecutive month. Job growth outside the farm sector posted thebiggest raise in one and a half years.
SAirlines will soon be ordered by the FAA to modify their DC-10
jetliners to prevent massive hydraulic failure. Massive hydraulicfailure resulted in the crash of a United Airlines jetliner in July inIowa.
I"Let them eat
The week of March 12 to
March 17has been designated American Chocolate Week by the ChocolateManufacturers Association.
•Students may be paying
more to mail
futures TheUnited States Postal Service has asked for an
An Erie police
hit on the head
23rd and Holland streets. He is expected to back on theThursday, according to Erie Police Lt James Ballas. Polconcerned that the situation in the neighborhood is gettinghand.
The sting has come
to Erie. A six-month
sting operation that was
attorney general's office
Erie police resulted
charges could emerge
fromthe operation which ran out of B & D Electronics at 1319 State.
will be awarded
acontractfor the restoration
and repair of the entry way of the Erie Coun ty Library * s main
as county council approves additional money
'The Total! Executive'
By Kevin McHughMerciad Editor
Knoll Jr., "a lead-ing authority^ on professionalimage,** will visit
hurstMarch 24, to speak of
impor-tance of manners, communicationskills,
in job inter-views and the workforce in gen-eral.Knoll is the president andfounder of The Total ExecutiveInc., a Buffalo, New York basedprofessional image: consultingfirm specializing in individualand corporate image manage-mentHis presentations are livelyand deal with a lot of importantinformation, according!
Dr.Robert Cisek, the head ofMercyhurst's business depart-ment
the end of the first hour,he (Knoll) will take a short
that stagepractical with all the
need for successful interviews.*'Without
to become abanker, journalist, public speaker,or consultant, Knoll's own careerexpresses the relevance of
material presented in his works.Knoll is well qualified to address
concerns of women
well asmen: he has seven sisters* andreports
hisposition as Vice President? ofBranch Administration with Key
of Western New York.The seminar will be in
p.m.The hall has
(capacity of 200people.
Night Madness'brings uncut album rock
By Frank Z.
Merciad staff reporterrock at its best with the big and
p.m. it will be classic*: album
Albums in their entiretywithout commercial interruptionswill be featured.
MCE 88.5 FM will be
ating chaos and havoc on Monday
basically piratingthe airwaves with a new line-upappropriately naming it ...Mon-day Night Madness. It will fea-ture a treat for music listeners
of all kind. You must listen to yet zany hosts,these exotic shows not only fortheir content, but because of their
and prolific yet zany
You must listen to theseexotic shows not only for
content, but because oftheir profound and prolific
This is the line up: From 6
to 8 p.m. it will be classicall ready include The Beatles'Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts
Band; Pink Floyd's The
and LedZepplin *s
IV. At the
of thealbum until
the lyrical emulation of Reg-gae with your host shippedstraight
IslesPatrick "Irie"TUlley.Theshow's name is "Roots,
Rub-a-dub, Stylee, RaggaeShow" from
10:00PM to the
of midnight, Frank Z. Revytakes control with his domineer-ing authoritative, but anti-fascutsshow,
Want the*Airwaves"playing the most provocative,alternative
getting your mind turned into
a volatile mush, this show is foryou.WMCE lost a lot of studentsupport They would like thissupport back and the best way todo this is to simply tune in yourFM dial to 88.S and give your
campus radio station a
tolisten all the time, just once in awhile.
for beginners why don'tyou wet your whistle with Mon-day Night Madness on WMCE