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Letter to the Editor regarding recent Mercer Wrestling article

March 3
Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinions, Sports, Wrestling

To the Editor: As Director of the Recreational Sports and Wellness Department, I was surprised to see The Cluster's recent piece titled “Sprawl or nothing; where is Mercer wrestling?” that appeared in the sports section of The Cluster on February 26, 2015. I must say that I am disappointed that n...

There's A City Beyond These Walls

Nicholas Wooten
November 10
Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinions

I’ve only been here for two years, and although I sometimes pull out my GPS to navigate my way around these confusing downtown streets, I feel like Macon is my second home… and that’s how I believe it should be. Oftentimes, I find that other Mercer students don’t feel the same. I remember writing an a...

Turn out to Turbovote

Jordan Price
October 20
Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Nov. 4, 2014, is more than just a day to vote; it is a day to express your voice, to make your opinions heard and to exercise your right to have a say in who represents your interests in both state and national government. There is an undeniable feeling of patriotism involved in walking into the polling...

Top 7 Mercer Traditions Not to Miss

Top 7 Mercer Traditions Not to Miss

Douglas Pearson
August 17
Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Welcome Mercerians. For those of you who are new to Mercer University, I think you will find that you have selected an exceptional institution of higher education, one that is rich in heritage and tradition. Surprisingly, though, many folks are not fully aware of the great commemorative events that take...

SGA welcomes Mercerians young and old

SGA welcomes Mercerians young and old

Joey Wozniak
August 15
Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinions, Student Government

Hey Bears! On behalf of the Student Government Association, we would like to warmly welcome you to Mercer University. You are entering the hub of excitement and growth in Central Georgia. Mercer is explosively growing, and you get to witness all of it. Mercer has received national attention for the...

Reach your full potential at Mercer

Reach your full potential at Mercer

Raymond Partolan
August 15
Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinions

I grew up in Macon. I went to Central High School. Start at Margaritas in Mercer Village and walk due West, across the bridge that everyone tells you not to cross. Turn right on Holt Avenue and, about five minutes later, you’ll happen upon the school where I spent four of the most formative years of...

Letter to the editor

March 6
Filed under Letters to the Editor

To the Editor,   In a 2007 Harvard University study, it was stated that, “…where there are more guns, there are more suicides. The higher suicide rates result from higher firearm suicides…”  The statistics on gun deaths in our country are disturbing.  For young people, gun homicides and gun...

Letter to the editor

February 20
Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinions

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) appreciated the compliments Mr. Ellis outlined in the unfortunately titled opinion piece Academic Resource Center: poorly staffed, poorly funded. As Mr. Ellis stated, the ARC is “always here to help” and we do indeed help boost the grades, cash flows, and resumes...

SGA responds to controversy over Founder's Day speaker

February 7
Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Dear Mercer family, In response to the announcement of Mr. Erick Erickson as this year’s Founders’ Day speaker, a few students and faculty have voiced concerns about his previous controversial statements that have resurfaced this week in light of his most recent career move. Many students and faculty...

Letters to the Editor

January 23
Filed under Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, Thank you for your Nov. 28, 2012, Opinions column about the 24-Hour study room at Tarver Library.  This kind of study space was one of the things that students asked for specifically as we planned the new library back in the 1980s and since we opened Tarver in 1990, it has been a very...

Letters to the Editor

January 23
Filed under Letters to the Editor

Dear Cluster Staff Members: I just want to say to you all personally, via email, what an awesome job to see how the Cluster has grown from the paper it used to be.  I am very proud to say that every article is filled with a chock full of information!  Sometimes I feel as if I were reading the daily...

Letters to the Editor

October 10
Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Dear Editors, I took my 5-yr-old grandson Charlie Clark to Tarver Library on Saturday Oct. 6 for the Star Wars themed reading event. Charlie had told me a few days before this that his favorite Star Wars character was Chewbacca. When I took Charlie to have his photo made with the 6-ft-tall cardboard...

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