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Bears drop second straight in 78-57 loss to Davidson

Bears drop second straight in 78-57 loss to Davidson

Hayes Rule, Social Media Editor
November 30
Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

  Jack Gibbs took a few tricks out of Stephen Curry’s book. The junior guard from Davidson knocked down eight 3-pointers Tuesday en route to a season-high 33 points in the Wildcats’ 78-57 win over Mercer. Davidson as a team connected on 14 3-pointers, five more than the team’s average...

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...

Carl: The Man, The Chef, The Legend

Carl: The Man, The Chef, The Legend

Emily Harvey, Contributing Writer
November 26
Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

It is only a few minutes past noon, and Mercer University’s Farmer’s Market is nearly filled to the brim. The movement inside is chaotic. People are looking for their friends. People are rushing to class. People are inexplicably caught up in their own lives and their own schedules. That is, unt...

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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Mercer athletes give thanks during holiday season

Mercer athletes give thanks during holiday season

Emily Harvey, Staff Writer
November 21
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Whether it be practices, games or tournaments, there are several reasons why some Mercer athletes may be unable to travel home this November.

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Bears use 25-4 run to race past Georgia Southern

Bears use 25-4 run to race past Georgia Southern

Hayes Rule, Social Media Editor
November 20
Filed under Basketball, Showcase

  The Bears chose to run their way to a win Sunday. Trailing 63-55 to Georgia Southern with under eight minutes remaining in the game, Mercer (2-1, 0-0) finished the outing on a 25-4 run to defeat the Eagles (1-2, 0-0) 80-67 in the first game of the Savannah Invitational. The game-defi...

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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Marshall scores 33-yard touchdown in final minute to defeat Furman 27-24

Marshall scores 33-yard touchdown in final minute to defeat Furman 27-24

Hayes Rule, Social Media Editor
November 19
Filed under Football, Showcase

  Macon has been the location for film productions in the past. Add “Mercer versus Furman” to the list. Senior wide receiver Jordan Marshall caught a 33-yard game-winning touchdown Saturday with 0:31 remaining to lift Mercer (6-5, 4-4) over Furman (3-8, 3-5) 27-24 in the team’s final o...

Mercer Artist: Anisha Massey

Mercer Artist: Anisha Massey

Ireal James, Staff Writer
November 19
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Mercer Artist, Showcase

Though senior Anisha Massey entered Mercer University as a Graphic Design major, this changed some time after. Now a Spanish major, Massey still continues design. “I tend to be introverted, [and] I've always really liked to be creative,” said Massey. “At this point, I've seen that it is de...

How to feel less guilty on Thanksgiving

How to feel less guilty on Thanksgiving

Blossom Onunekwu, Staff Writer
November 17
Filed under Health and Wellness, Lifestyle, Showcase

Thanksgiving is the day everyone cheats on their diets. An array of food lines the dining table, and you don’t want anyone’s hard work going down the drain, so you eat everything. Then, the next day, you beat yourself up about it because you ate unhealthily. You don’t have to stuff yourself full eve...

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