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Mercer student writes children’s book about behavior disabilities

Mercer freshman, Jessie Lewis, turns to Go Fund Me to fund publishing her children's book: Spunktacular and Special School Supplies.

Kat Heesh, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017

“I want these other students to realize that they're just like you,” Lewis said. “They just have a little bit more emotion.”

Business Spotlight: CrossFit AOA

Will Darragh, Staff Writer

February 2, 2017

“When we’re young, we trade health for wealth. When we’re old, we trade wealth for health," Minter said.

Stories with Mercer basketball’s Desmond Ringer: Inside the Den

Stories with Mercer basketball's Desmond Ringer: Inside the Den

Hayes Rule and Justin Baxley

January 24, 2017

The Cluster's sports podcast, Inside the Den, is scheduled to record weekly on our Facebook Live. Hayes Rule and Justin Baxley host the show that will feature interviews with Mercer student athletes. Learn more about Mercer's athletes off the field/court by watching the podcast live each week and participating...

Help at home: A Bahamian student gives back

November 3, 2016

Emanuela Rendini and Avery Braxton speak with Jordan Mike about his upcoming plans to help victims of Hurricane Matthew in the Bahamas.

Athlete Spotlight: Kyle Lewis

Athlete Spotlight: Kyle Lewis

Justin Baxley, Sports Editor

April 28, 2016

The walkup music hits. Kyle Lewis steps into the batter's box as he readies himself for the first pitch. It’s the bottom of the ninth inning against ETSU. The game is tied 9-9. Lewis makes contact with ball. It soars through the air and over the wall. The Bears win in walk off fashion. The 6-foo...

Student body rallies around women’s basketball team on big game day

Mercer fans surprise women's basketball team for their game against Chattanooga in Hawkins Arena this Thursday

Katie Atkinson, Staff Writer

January 21, 2016

Mercer Women's basketball team gets a huge surprise fan turnout

Mercer Homecoming Video

Mercer Homecoming Video

Thais Ackerman, Videographer

October 27, 2015

by Thais Ackerman

Mercer’s Got Talent Video Highlights

Contestants eagerly await the results of the Mercer's Got Talent competition.

Marin Guta and Molly Curley

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 of rent for The Lofts at Mercer Village, to a year of free tacos at Margaritas. Check out these video...

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.

Marin Guta and Molly Curley

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 Disney fanatics eager to relive some of their favorite tunes.   Greek Organizations:   Student Organizations: ...

The Historic Power of the Peace Fountain

In the photo below, builders work 

on the fountain near the tennis courts in Tattnall Square Park. The fountain is planned to be completed by Sept. 10.

Sterling Neill, Contributing Writer

September 9, 2015

Around the year 1914 a magnificent fountain was constructed in Macon, Georgia. It stood triumphant and tall as an icon for Macon and its community members, but the Great Depression took its toll. The fountain was turned off in 1934. For years the fountain sat waterless in a garden, “unt...

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