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Bears suffer last-second Homecoming loss, look towards spring schedule

John Harris (57) blocks for Mercer’s quarterback Harrison Frost (18) as Frost attempts a pass during the second quarter of the game.
November 5, 2020
The Bears lost their one and only home game of the season this year to Abilene Christian University by a score of 20-17 Saturday.

OPINION: Homecoming during a pandemic isn’t worth it 

OPINION: Homecoming during a pandemic isn’t worth it 
October 9, 2020
I am getting tired of “making the best of things” this year. Everything that happens this year is shrouded with the disappointment of what could’ve been, and Homecoming is no exception. 

Here’s how Mercer revised Homecoming plans due to COVID-19

Mercer runs out to face East Tennessee for their homecoming game during the 2018 season.
September 29, 2020
When the Southern Conference canceled all fall conference sports competitions Aug. 13, including the Homecoming game, Mercer had to choose a new date and an out-of-conference opponent, according to Jill Kinsella, associate vice president for the Office of Alumni Services and executive director of the Alumni Association.

Letter from Dean Pearson: What every student, faculty and staff should know about Mercer traditions this fall

August 17, 2019
In a letter to the editor, Vice President and Dean of Students Douglas Pearson encourages Mercerians to attend upcoming events this fall.

Review: New Amazon show “Homecoming” doesn’t quite find its stride

Review: New Amazon show “Homecoming” doesn’t quite find its stride
November 30, 2018

Warning: This review contains spoilers for the first season of “Homecoming” on Amazon Prime. Based on a podcast of the same name, Amazon’s “Homecoming” revolves around soldiers with symptoms...

Mercer prepares for superhero-themed Homecoming Week

Mercer's homecoming is taking place during the week of Oct 29-Nov 2. Photo provided by QuadWorks.
November 4, 2018

Mercer’s 2018 Homecoming week is shaping up to be a “super” event. The week of Nov. 2, student organizations will create teams and compete for the trophy in various events, such as a Halloween...

Mercer Homecoming Skit Highlights

Mercer Homecoming Skit Highlights
October 22, 2015

Mercer students graced the stage for the 2015 Homecoming Skit Competition. Six student and greek organizations put on their best Mickey, Minnie, Toby & Tot costumes to perform on stage in Willingham...

Field Day Photos 2015

This year's field day activities encompassed a climbing wall and a bungee jump.
October 22, 2015
Homecoming 2015 is in full swing. Check out these photo's from Field Day activities.

Mercer’s Got Talent Video Highlights

Contestants eagerly await the results of the Mercer's Got Talent competition.
October 20, 2015

After a year-long hiatus, Mercer's Got Talent came back with full vengeance. This year's competition, featured speed painting, rapping and many talent singers. The prizes ranged from a paid semester...

Lip Sync 2015 Video Highlights

ADPi and Lambda Chi Alpha pose for their championship photo at Mercer University's Lip Sync Competition for Homecoming 2015 on October 19, 2015.
October 19, 2015

The Cheetah Girls prowled Willingham Hall and heroes and villains duked it out onstage for Mercer's Disney-themed Lip Sync Competition. Both of Willingham's bottom and top floor were jammed-packed with...

Homecoming Lip Sync, Pumpkin Carving and Banner competition winners

Disney-inspired Lip Sync Competition draws large crowd to Willingham Hall
October 19, 2015

The second night of Homecoming festivities included a lip sync competition where organizations dueled it out with Disney-inspired performances. Here are the results from tonight: Lip Sync Greek Organization...

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