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International Students Can’t Go “Home for the Holidays”

International Students Can’t Go “Home for the Holidays”

Katie Atkinson, Staff Writer

December 5, 2015


Filed under News, Showcase

Once winter break officially begins Dec. 13, Mercer requires that all on-campus housing be cleared of students.  At this time, card access will be turned off for all residence halls, apartments and Greek houses. For many who live on-campus, this break means making a trip back home to spend the h...

Introducing Mpho Molapo

Introducing Mpho Molapo

Summer Perrit, Staff Writer

October 9, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Showcase

From the way she acts, you'd never guess Mpho Molapo was a foreigner from South Africa. Her confidence in everything from arguing Homer in class to ordering her drink in the long Einsteins line doesn't seem indicative of someone who is still learning American culture. But perhaps that’s the way she wants it.

Across the Globe with Mercer students

Across the Globe with Mercer students

Sterling Neill, Staff Writer

September 24, 2015


Filed under News

Mercer students who attended the study abroad activities were immersed in the beginning steps of what it takes to prepare for their trip across the world. This year the week-long Study Abroad Fair consisted of many events catering to students seeking to become or already involved with international t...

Professor Spotlight: Eimad Houry

Professor Spotlight: Eimad Houry

Elizabeth Bibb

February 23, 2011


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Dr. Eimad Houry, professor and chair of the political science department, began his journey to Mercer University in a corner of the world farther away than the origins of many Mercer professors. Houry was born in Kuwait, where he lived with his parent for four years. Due to Lebanon’s nationality laws...

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