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Mercer’s International Students Department plans trips for international students who stay in Macon during the summer.

Fun away from home: How international students can spend their summer abroad

Shayna Waltower, Contributing Writer June 6, 2016

Picking strawberries, spending hours on a lake, attending a concert series and touring the World of Coke in Atlanta. These are all activities that international students can take part in if they are...

Without Mercer housing as an option, some international students struggle to find a place to stay for the break.

International Students Can’t Go “Home for the Holidays”

Katie Atkinson, Staff Writer December 5, 2015

Once winter break officially begins Dec. 13, Mercer requires that all on-campus housing be cleared of students.  At this time, card access will be turned off for all residence halls, apartments and Greek...

Summer Perritt Interviewing international student Mhpo Molapo by Cruz Plaza.

Introducing Mpho Molapo

Summer Perrit, Staff Writer October 9, 2015
From the way she acts, you'd never guess Mpho Molapo was a foreigner from South Africa. Her confidence in everything from arguing Homer in class to ordering her drink in the long Einsteins line doesn't seem indicative of someone who is still learning American culture. But perhaps that’s the way she wants it.
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