The Crown Jewel
"There is always one moment when the dooropens and lets the future in," said British novelistGrahm Greene. For Mercyhurst students, that momentbegan on September 30 with the dedication of theCarolyn Herrmann Union.FEATURES
Y Mercyhurdtd "Third
Mercyhurst's Board of
approved a planto create a new college division with campuses in Erie,North East and Corry.
One religious group unknowingly has providedanswers and inspiration for many people seekingmeaning in today's troubled times
She's black, she's beautiful and she lives in awheelchair. But Beverly
is living anormal life. Well, as normal as a family of 30 brothersand sisters can get.
About the Cover
The new student union completes a $10 millionprogram of renovation and development that reflectsthe dignity, class and style that typifies
CarolynHerrmann's and Dr. William P. Garvey's years as headof this institution. It is an edifice that Mercyhurstfounder Mother Borgia Egan would be proud of.
Cover photo by Rich Forsgren '84.
Vol. 9, No. 2
Spring 1991Chairman of the Board of TrusteesJames A. ZurnPresident / PublisherDr. William P. GarveySenior Assistant to the PresidentMary Daly '66ContributorsMary BensonGary
73Dorothy DiSantiRich Forsgren '84Dan
'53Karen McGuire '92Tim MoriartyTimes Publishing Co.EditorKimberly DillonDesignerTypoGraphic Systems, Erie, PA
Seneca Printing, Oil City, PAAlumni BoardPresident
Lavrinc '83,Pittsburgh, PA (412) 242-9344Vice President Thomas P. Richter 73,Erie, PA (814) 833-4206Secretary Joan P. (Kostolansky) Evans '60,Erie,
(814) 838-8333Members to 1990Joan P. (Kostolansky) Evans '60
Richter 73Members to 1991Alice Feehey Crotty '49Sally E. (Carlow) Kohler '51Vivetta Petronio '58Anthony
70Matthew Whelan '86John Wiecek '88Members to 1992Sr. Rebecca Burke '84Diane Erzen '89Michael Malpiedi '81Jeanne
Pfadt '42Mercyhurst Magazine is published threetimes a year by Mercyhurst College. Themagazine is published by the Office ofExternal Affairs, Mercyhurst College,
Hills, Erie, PA 16546.