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Mercer On Mission groups begin work in developing countries

Mercer On Mission groups begin work in developing countries

Abbey Reddig, Contributing Writer

May 25, 2016


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Shopping list: large backpack, hiking pants, sandals and malaria pills. These are some of the items necessary for Mercer students and faculty members participating in Mercer On Mission programs this summer as they work on various projects in developing countries. “The overall objective for ...

Hannah Smith: engineer with a heart for service

Hannah Smith: engineer with a heart for service

Megan Rosinko, Staff writer

February 25, 2016


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“Give a man a fish, he’ll live for a day. Teach a man to fish, he’ll live for a lifetime,” the blonde-haired, bright-eyed junior Hannah Smith said as she discussed long-term growth in developing nations. Smith is a student at Mercer University with a big heart for service and a love for inte...

Engineering professor named Southern Conference's Faculty Member of the Year

Engineering professor named Southern Conference's Faculty Member of the Year

January 31, 2015


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The Southern Conference (SoCon) announced Dr. Ha Van Vo as the recipient of the Southern Conference inaugural Faculty Member of the Year, according to a news release. Vo is “the first recipient of this conference-wide honor,” President Underwood wrote in an email to students. The chief academic officers of ...

New Mercer on Mission program to Rwanda

New Mercer on Mission program to Rwanda

Marin Guta

October 13, 2014


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Mercer’s business students will have the opportunity to travel  to Rwanda this summer and help widows and orphans of the Rwandan genocide launch businesses. A new Mercer on Mission program to Rwanda will be a two-and-a-half-week blend of service-learning and study abroad experience open to both gradu...

Mercer on Mission to offer new destinations, opportunities for all

Salim Ali

November 2, 2011


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Ever dreamed of enjoying a beautiful sunset at Lake Atitlan while ordering your dinner in Spanish? How about getting to see the Table Mountain in Cape Town, South Africa? This summer students will have a chance at that and more. Mercer on Mission is hosting six trips to different corners of the world. Global...

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