Mercer Cluster

Marianna Bacallao
Marianna Bacallao is a senior Journalism and English double-major. She recently completed an internship with Georgia Public Broadcasting, where her work was featured statewide on programs like On Point, Here and Now, On Second Thought and All Things Considered. This is her third year being on The Cluster editorial staff, but her first serving as Editor-in-Chief. She has won the publication four individual awards from the Georgia College Press Association, and is looking forward to the amazing things her staff will do this year!

Marianna Bacallao, Editor-in-Chief

Apr 17, 2020
Mercer postpones 2020 commencement ceremonies (Media)
Apr 14, 2020
The State of Baseball: Heartwarming stories and boredom cures (Media)
Apr 14, 2020
A college student’s guide to the economic stimulus bill (Media)
Mar 15, 2020
Mercer student stuck in South Korea amidst global pandemic (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
What does the coronavirus mean for the future of sports? (Media)
Mar 10, 2020
Breaking: Dean Pearson addresses coronavirus concerns on SGA floor (Story/Media)
Feb 25, 2020
Mercer students go viral at the New Hampshire primaries (Story)
Nov 07, 2019
Player Spotlight: Mercer wide receiver makes Sports Center’s top ten highlight reel (Media)
Nov 04, 2019
Mercer’s Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling program receives training grant  (Media)
Nov 01, 2019
“Being black in America is a constant pain”: Meeting held to address professor’s denial of systemic racism (Media)
Oct 27, 2019
Clusterscopes: It’s time to drive your ambitions home (Media)
Oct 09, 2019
Books, beer and bonding: Washington Memorial Library and Just Tap’d host a monthly book club (Media)
Sep 27, 2019
Graduate football player has high goals for the season (Media)
Sep 24, 2019
Mercer falls to Austin Peay University in home opener (Media)
Sep 09, 2019
September is PCOS Awareness Month. Here’s what it’s like to get diagnosed (Media)
Aug 15, 2019
Here’s what you missed in Macon this summer (Story/Media)
Aug 14, 2019
Mercer announces new beer garden (Story)
Aug 14, 2019
New campus-wide renovations to prepare for the 2019-20 year (Media)
Aug 13, 2019
Braves enter final stretch: all you need to know (Media)
Apr 11, 2019
Penland and Jones elected SGA president and vice president (Media)
Apr 11, 2019
Opinion: How Victoria’s Secret shows why fashion needs to be more inclusive (Media)
Apr 10, 2019
Mercer Police looks to clear parking confusion (Media)
Apr 09, 2019
Common Ground hosts drag show on Mercer’s campus for the first time (Media)
Apr 09, 2019
Macon’s Ocmulgee National Monument gets new distinction as Ocmulgee Mounds National Historical Park (Media)
Mar 27, 2019
The Macon Cherry Blossom Festival (Media)
Mar 27, 2019
Mercer Artist: Sammi Godwin creates her own representation (Story/Media)
Mar 27, 2019
Middle Georgia Art Association Hosts an Exhibit and Competition with a “Macon” Theme (Media)
Mar 21, 2019
The evolution of storytelling in video games (Story/Media)
Mar 17, 2019
New accelerated nursing program coming to Mercer’s Atlanta campus (Media)
Mar 14, 2019
Department of Education investigation into Mercer University still ongoing (Media)
Feb 28, 2019
Mercer grad wins three Grammy awards (Story)
Feb 12, 2019
Drawn to Macon 2: Art Exhibit Returns (Media)
Feb 12, 2019
Founders’ Day speaker changes at the last minute (Story/Media)
Feb 11, 2019
Student-led organization set to hold mental health training (Story)
Jan 29, 2019
Into the Spider-Verse: a new age of animation (Story)
Jan 28, 2019
Renovated Willet Science Center to open this fall (Story)
Nov 27, 2018
ATKNB: Title IX and the borrower’s defense (Story)
Nov 27, 2018
The Haunting of Hill House: Finding the ordinary in the occult (Story)
Nov 11, 2018
A Need to Know Basis: Georgia Midterm Candidates (Story)
Oct 18, 2018
RIP Nevermore Hills Haunted Trails (2012-2018) (Story)
Oct 18, 2018
A Need to Know Basis: What Kavanaugh means for the future of the Supreme Court (Story)
Sep 28, 2018
A need to know basis: Amazon (Story)
Sep 20, 2018
To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before: A step in the right direction for romantic comedies (Story)
Aug 28, 2018
A Need to Know Basis: Voter Suppression (Story)
Aug 23, 2018
Mercer has been named a Peace Corps Prep school. Here’s how students can get involved in the program (Story)
Aug 17, 2018
Ant-Man and the Wasp: High Stakes, Low Risk (Story/Media)
Aug 14, 2018
A Need to Know Basis: Immigration (Story)
Aug 12, 2018
Mercer alumnus startup to replace Jittery Joe’s as Mercer Village’s cultural hub (Story)
May 02, 2018
Film Review: A Quiet Place (Media)
Apr 21, 2018
Multiple gunshots fired near campus late last night (Story)
Apr 20, 2018
Chloe X Halle Impress with debut album “The Kids Are Alright” (Media)
Apr 08, 2018
6lack, COIN, and DJ Throttle perform at Bearstock 2018 [GALLERY] (Story/Media)
Mar 31, 2018
Mercer Artist: Marlon Moody (Media)
Mar 26, 2018
Mercer baseball looks set to have another successful season (Media)
Mar 26, 2018
Cherry Blossom Festival Parade brings Macon together [GALLERY] (Story/Media)
Mar 25, 2018
Mercer Artist: Anisah Muhammad (Media)
Mar 20, 2018
Floating building a family business for Middle Georgia man (Media)
Mar 15, 2018
Mercer baseball comes out on top after battle against Georgia Southern (Media)
Mar 13, 2018
Opinion: Mercer should add art on campus (Media)
Mar 13, 2018
Plants you can grow in your dorm room (Media)
Feb 28, 2018
Film Review: I, Tonya (Story)
Feb 24, 2018
Mercer Artist: Annie Fair (Story/Media)
Feb 12, 2018
Opinion: Safety for Tattnall Square Center for the Arts (Media)
Jan 20, 2018
A Goodbye Letter to Target (Media)
Nov 17, 2017
Battle of the Bands 2017 brings out the bears (Story/Media)
Nov 10, 2017
Series Review: More American than Horror story (Story)
Oct 24, 2017
Mercer Bearitones bring us Back to Black for Halloween (Media)
Oct 03, 2017
Too bad to be true: How “Handbook for Mortals” fell from the NY Times Bestseller list (Story/Media)
Sep 26, 2017
Mercer student proposes to Drum Major girlfriend at halftime (Story)
Sep 21, 2017
Ocmulgee Indian Celebration highlights Native cultures [GALLERY] (Story)
Sep 20, 2017
Ampersand Guild is on the move (Media)
Sep 13, 2017
Growing Pains (Media)
Sep 05, 2017
Carnival comes to campus [GALLERY] (Story/Media)
Sep 04, 2017
Mulberry Market helps students keep it fresh at their Back to School Bash [GALLERY] (Story/Media)
Aug 29, 2017
Can’t stand your roommate? Here’s what you should do. (Media)
Aug 17, 2017
A Millennial’s Spider-Man (Story)
Apr 04, 2017
Intramural Softball and Kickball played side-by-side for second year (Media)
Mar 24, 2017
SoCon Championship loss doesn’t define Mercer women’s basketball’s season (Media)
Mar 21, 2017
Mercer Artist: Chase Moore, actor (Story/Media)
Mar 21, 2017
City and Colour plays a chill show at Cox Capitol (Story)
Mar 19, 2017
Ice Queen: The business behind all your friends’ Instagram posts (Media)
Feb 22, 2017
This year’s ‘Emerging Artists’ display debuts at the Macon Museum of Arts and Sciences (Story/Media)
Feb 09, 2017
Head Coach comments on player rotation for Lady Bears (Media)
Feb 03, 2017
Bear Bites: Ingleside Village Pizza (Story/Media)
Dec 16, 2016
Mercerians share special holiday traditions (Media)
Nov 06, 2016
JC Thrift aims to sell threads, serve community (Media)
Oct 27, 2016
Three 17 takes the crown at Battle of the Bands (Media)
Oct 09, 2016
Student starts Mercer photo series (Story)
Oct 09, 2016
Stop motion meets sentimentality in “Kubo and the Two Strings” (Story)
Oct 05, 2016
Cole Fisher: Mercer’s secret weapon (Media)
Oct 02, 2016
“Fame” to feature Mercer music students, contest winners (Media)
Sep 14, 2016
The hype about Harambe explained (Story)
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