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Five tips to surviving concert camping

Five tips to surviving concert camping

Jenna Sanders, Contributing Writer

November 6, 2019

Camping before a concert is one of the best parts of the experience, but it is also one of the hardest. It is very easy to slip up and forget some of the most important things until you get there. Here are some tips in order to survive camping before a concert.

New Year’s resolutions you should actually keep this year

This year, take charge of your New Year's resolutions with these great tips.

Parker Van Riper, Opinions Editor

January 27, 2016

January 1, 2016 — the first day of a brand new year, and for many, the chance to set goals for a “brand new you.” The tradition of choosing a New Year’s resolution is incredibly popular, especially for the first couple weeks of the New Year. Here’s a list of popular resolutions that are possible to kee...

Hacking the Residence Hall: Tips and tricks for a happy home-away-from-home

Adding comfortable pillows and blankets, customized wall decorations, and soft, unique lighting can transform a dorm room into the perfect cozy nook.

Sarah Pounds, News Editor

August 27, 2015

There’s something so invigorating about a new space. You move in and immediately you’re presented with a blank canvas that’s going to belong to you - and maybe a roommate or two - for two semesters. A lot can happen in two semesters - which is why you need a great home base where you can cras...

Surviving Registration

Surviving Registration

Chelsey Guy

October 28, 2014

It is that time of year again. That stressful, nerve-racking, why-is-this-the-struggle time of year that Mercer students call registration is quickly approaching. With registration beginning for honors students and athletes next week, most students are reminded of the horrors of this time of year. ...

Ask the Esthetician: Spring break essentials

Ask the Esthetician: Spring break essentials


February 23, 2011

Q: What are the necessities to take on spring break? A: Spring break is right around the corner and no matter your destination, there are a few simple beauty items you must pack:. 1. Sunscreen! This is a must. No matter if you’re going to the beach or the mountains, your skin needs protection from...

Avoiding bookstore horrors

Avoiding bookstore horrors

Brittany Dant

February 1, 2011

It is the beginning of the new semester, but you find you have the same stress that al- ways accompanies the start of school: the overarching search for textbooks. From the Medical School to the Law School, one of the things that affect all Mercerians is the stress of finding and buying textbooks...

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