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Facing the loss of a parent

Vernon Scott

November 12, 2011

What should you do when you lose a parent? Do you cry your eyes out? Do you act as if you are not affected and constantly lie to yourself? Should you live your life asking why they had to go and was it too soon? I honestly believe that you should cry but don’t let it be all that you do. I believe...

Conference followed by tragic car crash

Brittany Dant

November 2, 2011

October 8 was both a happy and a sad day for Mercer Students for Life. The organization hosted Mercer’s First Annual Pro-Life Leadership Conference in the Connell Student Center from 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m., but less than two hours later a fatal accident occurred involving four conference attendees. At...

Mercer student found dead in apartment near campus

Mercer student found dead in apartment near campus


March 31, 2011

A Mercer exchange student from China was found dead Thursday afternoon in his apartment less than a block away from campus. Tianliang Zhang, a 24-year-old graduate engineering student, was found lying unconscious in his bedroom around 4 p.m. by his roommates at 1252 Shamrock Street, Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones said. Zhang was last seen alive Tuesday night, and Jones said...

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