Mercer Cluster

Hoffman finally receives national recognition

Justin Baxley, Staff Writer

October 10, 2014

After 34 years of hard work, dedication and a passion for the game of basketball, Bob Hoffman, head coach of the Mercer Bears men’s basketball team, is finally receiving national recognition. Coach Hoffman has won the Atlantic Sun Coach of the Year award in 2013 and 2014. He has also been awarded...

Mercer football brings in preseason awards

Mercer football brings in preseason awards

Emily Rochefort

August 27, 2014

Throughout the summer, players of the Mercer Bears’ football team have been collecting preseason awards for the upcoming season. In the 2013 season, the team went 10-2 overall and had a groundbreaking year for the new program. This array of preseason awards proves that a number of Mercer players will...

Awards season preview: Who will win the biggest awards of the year?

Bryson Jones

February 8, 2012

It’s the New Year, which means one thing: hella awards being given out. Award season has gone into full effect with the Critics Choice Awards, Golden Globes and the Screen Actors Guild Awards already being finished but in movies we still await the Academy Awards, the most coveted prize in cinema, as well as in mus...

Alpha Tau Omega and Alpha Delta Pi earn national awards

Alpha Tau Omega and Alpha Delta Pi earn national awards

Kaleigh Manson

October 19, 2011

Two Greek organizations on Mercer’s campus were pleased to receive national recognition this past summer. The Alpha Zeta chapter of Alpha Tau Omega and the Beta Sigma chapter of Alpha Delta Pi were awarded for their excellence in and out of the classroom. Alpha Zeta of Alpha Tau Omega was recognized ...

Cluster awarded in national contest

Cluster awarded in national contest

Elizabeth Bibb

April 28, 2011

Mercer University’s student-run newspaper, The Cluster, placed in six categories in the Society for Collegiate Journalists’ annual national contest. The paper was awarded third place for overall excellence in its division, which encompassed papers that come out weekly or less. In the category of Newsp...

Cluster honored with Georgia Press Awards

Cluster honored with Georgia Press Awards

Rebecca Mayo

February 9, 2011

ATHENS –– The Cluster nabbed eight awards at this year’s Georgia College Press Association’s 2011 Better Newspaper Contest. The Cluster took home four first-place awards for Best Campus Community Service in News, Sports, Layout and Design, as well as third place for Best Features Section and B...

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