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Princeton Review ranks Mercer SGA 11th most active in nation

Princeton Review ranks Mercer SGA 11th most active in nation

Vanessa Alva, Staff Writer
December 4
Filed under News, Student Government

“Our biggest job as SGA is always talking with students and listening to their feedback, so hearing that people believe in our capacity to make a difference is great because it means they know they can come to us,” Scherf said.

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Where does the recycling go?

Where does the recycling go?

Rose Scoggins, Staff Writer
December 4
Filed under News

Students around campus, like junior Grace Johnson, have been asking the question: Where does the recycling at Mercer go? Chinekwa Obidoa, Johnson’s environmental health class professor, said that they discussed the problem with recycling at Mercer in class and couldn’t find an answer as to where...

Business Spotlight: Ampersand Guild Hall

Business Spotlight: Ampersand Guild Hall

Rose Scoggins, Staff Writer
December 4
Filed under Business, News

“Seeing people create art makes me want to create art and write more and become more of myself. In that way, I think this a place where you can find something and get inspired,” Sultan said. “I would recommend anybody to come here because it’s beautiful and awesome.”

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Mercer Landing additions to be completed in new year

Mercer Landing additions to be completed in new year

Elliot James, Staff Writer
December 4
Filed under Business, News

Chain restaurants like Mama Goldberg's Deli and Chen's Wok were expected to already be open for business.

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Fresh Hand-Rolled Sushi Coming to Mercer Dining in Spring of 2017

Fresh Hand-Rolled Sushi Coming to Mercer Dining in Spring of 2017

Will Darragh, Staff Writer
December 1
Filed under News, Showcase

“I’m going to be really excited until further notice. I can decide if I’m unhappy once I taste it, but for now I’m optimistic,” said self-described sushi lover Jenna Bruck.

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Student reports being robbed at gunpoint at Garden Apartments

Student reports being robbed at gunpoint at Garden Apartments

Meagan Hurley, Staff Writer
November 29
Filed under Crime, News, Showcase

A Mercer student earlier this month was reportedly robbed at gunpoint at the Garden Apartments. According to crime reports obtained through Mercer Police, a student who was parked at the Garden Apartments on Nov. 12 was allegedly robbed at gunpoint by a black male as they were in the process of walk...

The Mill returns to its LGBT+ background

The Mill returns to its LGBT+ background

Vanessa Alva, Staff Writer
November 25
Filed under Business, News, Showcase

“We continue to build shows showing the diversity in our shows. We have transgender, we have drag queens, we have drag kings, [and an] ethnically diverse cast,” Marshall said. “We're all about diversity and that builds a strong community.”

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Greener Mercer aims to be an official organization at Mercer

Greener Mercer aims to be an official organization at Mercer

Laurel Huster, Staff Writer
November 22
Filed under News, Organization Spotlight, Showcase

By becoming official, Greener Mercer will incorporate existing student organizations focused on the environment and continue recycling projects that are already taking place on campus.

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America votes, Mercer students react

America votes, Mercer students react

Cody Moran, Staff Writer
November 20
Filed under News, Showcase

Some are angry, some are scared, and others just feel lost.

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History was still made this election

History was still made this election

Vanessa Alva, Staff Writer
November 20
Filed under News, Showcase

“To know that to Indian-Americans are in the senate makes me feel represented. We need different perspectives in our fast paced world to understand intricate situations,” she said. Prior to this election Hawaii’s senator Mazie Hirono, who is Japanese American, was the only woman of color in the senate.

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Mercer Innovation Center gets going in second year

Mercer Innovation Center gets going in second year

Vanessa Alva, Staff Writer
November 18
Filed under News

Mercer prides itself in providing students with a “major in changing the world”. The Mercer Innovation Center aims at providing students with the first stepping stool of that process.   During November of last year, President William D. Underwood announced the launch of the center. Dean of Stets...

The Ocmulgee Brewpub set to open downtown

The Ocmulgee Brewpub set to open downtown

Summer Perritt, Opinions and Lifestyle Editor
November 15
Filed under Business, Showcase

If you’re tired of the same old eateries in Macon, you're in luck. Ocmulgee Brewpub will be opening up in downtown Macon. From the Macon-based family that brought you Just Tap’d, the Ocmulgee Brewpub will be the first on-site brewery in town. “What will make Ocmulgee Brewpub different from any...

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