Mercer Cluster

Lars Lonnroth
Lars Lonnroth, The Cluster's News Editor, is a sophomore journalism and political science student, originally coming from the suburbs of Chicago, Illinois. During his time doing high school journalism, Lars won around 30 national and state journalism awards, including winning first in the nation for his podcast "The Happenings at the Halls" at the National Scholastic Press Association conference. Starting his journalism career at his high school radio station WLTL, Lars has spent a lot of time working in audio journalism and interned with Georgia Public Broadcasting's podcasting and digital news departments over the summer. During his time working with The Cluster, he has covered a wide array of issues, including the Student Government Association, on-campus housing and the variety of events hosted by the Mercer community. When not reporting, you can find Lars giving tours as part of the Office of Admissions, working with students as a Peer Advisor or running laps on the UC track.

Lars Lonnroth, News Editor

Nov 09, 2020
The financial cost of COVID-19: How Mercer is navigating a financially uncertain world (Story)
Nov 08, 2020
Study abroad office grapples with changing restrictions, pandemic (Story)
Sep 30, 2020
‘Blowing out a flame’: the danger of burnout on college campuses (Media)
Sep 22, 2020
Pilgrimage to Penfield to stay on campus (Media)
Sep 18, 2020
BREAKING: Mercer announces 36 new COVID-19 cases (Story)
Sep 08, 2020
Students demonstrate against racism, police brutality in on-campus march (Story)
Sep 04, 2020
BREAKING: Forty-five students, two employees test positive for COVID-19 (Story)
Aug 27, 2020
UPDATE: 103 students, 15 staff test positive for COVID-19 (Story)
Aug 21, 2020
BREAKING: 103 students, 15 staff test positive for COVID-19 (Story)
Aug 08, 2020
With fall semester approaching, SGA survey finds many students on the fence  (Story)
Jul 27, 2020
BREAKING: Macon mayor vetoes county mask mandate (Story)
Mar 27, 2020
Breaking: Sen. Lackey clinches SGA presidency in nail-biting second round (Story)
Feb 26, 2020
SGA rundown: Donation box robbed, efforts for campus safety and accessibility underway (Story)
Feb 14, 2020
Students urge Mercer to switch dining service providers after confusion over meal plan sharing (Media)
Feb 13, 2020
Academic conference to mark 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage (Story)
Jan 31, 2020
Federal Judge, member of Mercer’s third integrated class selected to be Founders’ Day speaker (Story)
Nov 25, 2019
Burned out in college? Here’s how you can recover (Media)
Nov 07, 2019
Slower enrollment growth halts plans to build additional upperclassmen housing (Story/Media)
Oct 11, 2019
Opinion: The Caf’s inconveniences outweigh its benefits (Media)
Oct 10, 2019
Marching Bears provide music community to Mercer students (Story)
Oct 10, 2019
‘Just as strong as it was before:’ Mercer’s Baptist Collegiate Ministries chapter continues after losing minister to budget cuts (Media)
Oct 09, 2019
October 10 is World Mental Health Day. Where can Mercer students get help? (Media)
Sep 10, 2019
“All for One, and One for All”: Mercer and the United Way’s latest campaign to make a difference (Media)
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