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UC Food Court, Bear Necessities, and CAF holiday hours

UC Food Court, Bear Necessities, and CAF holiday hours

Worried about being stranded on campus during the last leg of finals week without any food options? No fear. We have you covered. The Cluster has compiled a master list of the times and dates the Cafeteria, University Center Food Court, Bear Necessities, and the University Center will open and close during finals week through Winter Break. Also, don’t forget that[Read More…]

by Dec 10 0 comments Campus, News
Mercer’s Christmas tree lighting 2014

Mercer’s Christmas tree lighting 2014

One of Mercer’s oldest traditions took place Dec. 4, and this year was a little bit different Caroline Cooper, the Heritage Life Committee Chair on Mercer’s Student Government Association, said that this was the first year that the Christmas Tree Lighting and Christmas in the Corridor were on the same night. “We are trying to make it a tradition for[Read More…]

by Dec 9 0 comments Campus, City, News
Corner Concerts

Corner Concert to be held at abandoned Shriner Temple

What makes a concert successful? Is it the balanced enigma of polished musical acts? Perhaps it’s the nuance and adornment of creative venues? It could even be as simple as having an energetic, lively and devoted crowd. Andrew Eck believes in a synthesis of all these factors, each critical to pulling off an event that will produce change in the[Read More…]

New Madrid and White Violet to serenade Macon

Corner concerts will host New Madrid and White Violet to play in Shriner Temple on Dec. 6 New Madrid and White Violet are Athens-based bands. White Violet is an Athens based band that has a guitar-heavy presence with easy vocals and a sound that takes cues from peers in both their hometown of Athens and their new digs in the[Read More…]

Mercer reacts to Florida State shooting

Mercer reacts to Florida State shooting

A shooting this week at a Florida State University has prompted other schools — including Mercer — to scrutinize their own campus safety plans. FSU was praised for their timely response to tragedy. Once the university received notice of the gunman’s whereabouts, FSU’s campus police officers stormed into Strozier library and shot the armed gunman after he failed to comply[Read More…]

by Nov 22 0 comments Breaking, Campus, City, Crime, News
North Korean freedom struggle comes to Mercer

North Korean freedom struggle comes to Mercer

The North Korean freedom struggle has made its way onto campus. On November 17, the Korean Student Association (KSA) hosted the non-profit organization, Liberty In North Korea (LINK). The event was designed to raise awareness about the issues North Koreans face on their journey to freedom. “Not a lot of people know what’s going on in North Korea,” said Augustin[Read More…]

by Nov 20 0 comments Campus, News