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Seven points or less unlucky for Mercer

Seven points or less unlucky for Mercer

Avery Braxton, Staff Writer

September 28, 2017


Filed under Sports, Video

Mercer football’s loss last Saturday, as many do, came on the final possession of the game. ETSU’s Austin Herink threw the game winning touchdown 25 yards on the Bucs first possession during  overtime. The loss had an eerily familiar feel as it was Mercer’s second time leading by 10 points or mo...

Macon It Go Together: Mercer’s Fashion Spotlight

Macon It Go Together: Mercer’s Fashion Spotlight

Melissa Henriques, Contributing Writer

September 22, 2017


Filed under Galleries, Lifestyle, Multimedia, Showcase

Mercer Bears are known for more than their academic and athletic accomplishments. They are innovators, public servants and even fashion enthusiasts. There are a few bears on campus who stand out fashionably. Get to know who they are. Jadon Murad, International Business Major and $20 budget aficionado   Jad...

“Legion of Chaos’” turnover focus pays off against Auburn

Avery Braxton, Staff Writer

September 19, 2017


Filed under Football, Multimedia, Sports, Video

Every Sunday, the Mercer Bears defense goes through a “turnover circuit.” It’s a drill where the defense works on takeaways and what happens afterwards. The drill translated well to the field last Saturday when the Bears forced five turnovers against the #15 ranked Auburn Tigers. The Bears lost 2...

Carnival comes to campus [GALLERY]

Carnival comes to campus [GALLERY]

Marianna Bacallao, Photo Editor

September 5, 2017


Filed under Campus, Galleries, Multimedia, News, Showcase

The lines were long and the sun was hot, but the QuadWorks Carnival still attracted hundreds of Mercerians to the lot behind the baseball fields. QuadWorks was fully equipped with carnival staples like funnel cakes, bumper cars, rock climbing walls and even a rollercoaster. The QuadWorks Carniv...

Mulberry Market helps students keep it fresh at their Back to School Bash [GALLERY]

Mulberry Market helps students keep it fresh at their Back to School Bash [GALLERY]

Marianna Bacallao, Photo Editor

September 4, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, City, Galleries, Showcase

The Mulberry Market hosted a Back to School Bash on August 23 that was designed to showcase what the market has to offer. Students who found their way to Tattnall Square Park found face painting, live music and food trucks, in addition to the artisan goods and produce usually found at Mulberry Market. The...

Strawberry looks to win in his last year on the Mercer men’s basketball team

Jenna Eason, Editor in Chief

September 1, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Multimedia, Sports, Video

From the time he was 6 years old, Jordan Strawberry played basketball. Now, he’s a senior at Mercer and looking to graduate with a degree in criminal justice. “Everybody in my family—like my cousins, my uncles, my brother—they all played basketball, so I kind of just fell in love with the sport and just continued playing,” Strawberry said.

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How to get your waves on swim

Jabril Edmondson, Staff Writer

April 14, 2017


Filed under Lifestyle, Multimedia, Video

Waves are a commitment, but after you acquire the results you want, you will fall in love with the process. Waves are professional and aesthetically pleasing, so anyone interested should definitely become a part of the “Swim Team.” Tryouts are coming soon.

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