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Mercer University announces changes to fall semester to combat COVID-19

Archived photo from October 26, 2019

Emily Rose Thorne, Editor in Chief

June 13, 2020

Mercer Bears will return to campus in the fall, but the semester ahead will be anything but normal. In an email to students June 11, Mercer University Provost D. Scott Davis announced changes to the 2020-2021 academic calendar intended to reduce the transmission of COVID-19.  While the fall s...

How to make it feel like fall in Macon

Archived photo from October 26, 2019

Mary Helene Hall, Contributing Writer

October 26, 2019

Macon has completely forgotten our beloved cozy season and has jumped straight from summer to winter. What’s the deal?

Autumn events coming up in Middle Georgia

Autumn leaves. October 2, 2018. Photo by Jamie Benson.

Serena Golden

October 20, 2018

With the stubborn and blistering middle Georgia heat overstaying its welcome, many Maconites are itching for that cozy feeling when leaves begin to fall and, most importantly, temperatures drop. Here are some autumn activities in Middle Georgia guaranteed to deliver those crisp and cozy fall feel...

Top five Mercer sports moments of the fall semester

Top five Mercer sports moments of the fall semester

Hayes Rule, Staff Writer

January 30, 2016

5. Jama runs away from competition for Julius Johnson Invitational win Men’s cross country runner Ahmed Jama took the reigns as a freshman for Mercer last semester, leading the Bears in all five of the team’s races -- but that doesn’t tell the whole story for the Woodstock, Georgia, native. ...

Top 7 Mercer Traditions Not to Miss

The annual homecoming pep rally is an even all Mercer student look forward to. MERCER MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS

Douglas Pearson

August 17, 2014

Welcome Mercerians. For those of you who are new to Mercer University, I think you will find that you have selected an exceptional institution of higher education, one that is rich in heritage and tradition. Surprisingly, though, many folks are not fully aware of the great commemorative events that take...

Softball goes 7-1 in fall, looks to build strength

Samir Moussawel

November 16, 2011

After losing superstar pitchers Jenni Holtz and Kari Chambers, speedster Anna Johnson and starting second baseman Amanda Santa Maria to graduation, things weren’t looking very bright for the Lady Bears softball squad. It also didn’t help when they got word of the sudden departure of Head Coach Mike...

Guess who's coming to Mercer: Fun. & Janelle Monae

Guess who's coming to Mercer: Fun. & Janelle Monae

Eric Brown

September 7, 2011

  After bringing in hit artists ranging from The Format to 3Oh!3 to Gym Class Heroes, Bearstock has become one of Quadworks’ most ambitious and well-recieved projects, leaving the organization wondering what they can possibly do to top last year’s event. Their answer? More concerts. Quadwo...

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