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How should people protest?

How should people protest?

Vanessa Alva, Staff Writer
February 21, 2017
Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinions, Showcase

“Unfortunately, law enforcement officials sometimes violate this right [to protest] through means intended to thwart free public expression,” said the ACLU website.

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Go Baby Go: Mercer Engineering Scholars build power cars for disabled children

Go Baby Go: Mercer Engineering Scholars build power cars for disabled children

Kyle Ulversoy, Contributing Writer
February 20, 2017
Filed under Opinions, Showcase

In December of 2016, some of the Mercer Engineering Scholars customized power wheel racing cars for pediatric patients that struggle to socialize because of physical disabilities. These cars would allow the students to ride around with other children their age. We hosted an event, Go Baby Go, for about...

Trey Truitt returns to the plate

Trey Truitt returns to the plate

Hayes Rule, Social Media Editor
February 20, 2017
Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports, Spotlight

“When you walk in and you step into that batter’s box, you have to come in with an approach that ‘I’m better than you,’” Truitt said. “‘You’re not going to beat me.’”

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Mercer musicians prepare for historic Carnegie Hall performance

Mercer musicians prepare for historic Carnegie Hall performance

Kyle Mullins, Staff Writer
February 18, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Multimedia, Music, Showcase

“We are very excited that our students are going to have the opportunity to perform in one of the greatest concert venues in the world,” said David Keith, Dean of the Townsend School of Music.

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Five cheap Valentine’s Day ideas

Five cheap Valentine’s Day ideas

Emily Harvey, Staff Writer
February 13, 2017
Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

With the small budget of an average college student in mind, here are five cheap and easy options to make a big event of this Valentine’s Day.

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Three Valentine’s Day treats to make in your dorm

Three Valentine’s Day treats to make in your dorm

Laurel Huster, Staff Writer
February 13, 2017
Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

If you're looking for a homemade treat to celebrate, these three recipes can be made in your dorm room.

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Mercer University building prosthetic for Lawrenceville man

Mercer University building prosthetic for Lawrenceville man

Matthew Causey, Contributing Writer
February 13, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

David Torres’ left arm ends just below his elbow. Doctors believed it was a lack of nutrients in the womb that led to his arm not forming properly. Torres, who lives near Lawrenceville, has not let this keep him from doing the things he loves. He even wrestled in high school at the state level. ...

Valentine’s Day DIY Gift Ideas

Valentine’s Day DIY Gift Ideas

Laurel Huster, Staff Writer
February 12, 2017
Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

Just when all the holiday shopping is finally over, Feb. 14 rolls around. If your bank account is still recovering from the holidays, these DIY Valentine’s Day gifts are cheap and easy to make. Even better, you can give these to any of the people that you love.

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Moody Musings: Love yourself first and then some more

Moody Musings: Love yourself first and then some more

Jayla Moody, Opinions and Lifestyle Editor
February 12, 2017
Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

Don’t worry and don’t settle.

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Head Coach comments on player rotation for Lady Bears

Head Coach comments on player rotation for Lady Bears

Kyle Mullins, Staff Writer
February 9, 2017
Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

“I do what I feel is best for this program,” Gardner said.

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J. Cole impresses with the same “Ville Mentality”

J. Cole impresses with the same “Ville Mentality”

Jabril Edmondson, Staff Writer
February 9, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, Reviews, Showcase

Cole has been described as one of the most captivating artists in the industry due to his impressive lyricism and passionate topics.

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Trump is a President that acts like a business man

Trump is a President that acts like a business man

Kyle Mullins, Staff Writer
February 9, 2017
Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinions, Showcase

"In the long run, this dynamic will most likely change as Trump alienates Republicans with what could be considered fiscally irresponsible policies, especially concerning the border wall."

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