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Field Day Photos 2015

Field Day Photos 2015

October 22, 2015

Homecoming 2015 is in full swing. Check out these photo's from Field Day activities.

Mercer’s Got Talent Video Highlights

Mercer’s Got Talent Video Highlights

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...

Inside the Den (Episode 4)

Inside the Den (Episode 4)

Justin Baxley and Hayes Rule

October 7, 2015

Inside the Den is back this week reviewing all things Mercer and SoCon sports. Hayes and Justin get you ready for the week ahead with some previews of this weeks biggest match ups in the football. This episode features two very special guests: President of the Mercer Maniacs, Thomas Norton and Freshman C...

Mercer drops conference opener to Wofford in close contest

Mercer drops conference opener to Wofford in close contest

Justin Baxley, Sports Editor

October 3, 2015

The narrative remains the same for the Mercer Bears: another conference game and another close loss. This marks the sixth SoCon game that the Bears have dropped by a touchdown margin or less in the past two seasons. It was a closer affair tonight. The Wofford Terriers were the only team to have beaten...

Mercer starts SoCon play with Wofford

Mercer starts SoCon play with Wofford

Justin Baxley, Sports Editor

October 2, 2015

Following a 29-22 loss to Tennessee Tech, the Mercer Bears are entering Southern Conference play against Wofford. The extra week gave the Bears a chance to correct the mistakes from the first few games and catch a breather after playing two or three games on the road. "If there is a team in th...

Inside the Den Podcast

Inside the Den Podcast

Justin Baxley and Hayes Rule

October 1, 2015

Check out the latest addition of the Inside the Den podcast. Justin and Hayes are back this week with a complete makeover for the Cluster Sports Podcast. With a new name and a new focus on Mercer sports, the guys will get you ready for the sports week ahead. This week a special guest joined the podcast...

Mercer cricket kicks off inaugural season with high hopes

Mercer cricket kicks off inaugural season with high hopes

Nicholas Wooten, Managing Editor

September 26, 2015

The crack of cricket bat against ball and the occasional Hindi word between teammates fills the cool summer breeze in Tattnall Square Park. The batsmen, the bowler and the fieldsmen play like they were in the streets of Kolkata or Eden Gardens, far from Macon’s magnolias and cicadas. The Merc...

Zach Jackson: Horned Frog turned Mercer Bear

Zach Jackson: Horned Frog turned Mercer Bear

Justin Baxley, Sports Editor

September 26, 2015

Zach Jackson read the quarterback’s eyes; he sprinted across the field towards the sideline as he launched himself into the air and pulled down the acrobatic interception. He had finally arrived on the college football stage. Jackson was a three star recruit coming out of Brookwood high school....

A Spin of the Rifle

A Spin of the Rifle

Devyn Mode, Staff Writer

September 24, 2015

Former cheerleader and newbie to the color guard scene, Thomas Patton, junior, is the second male student to join the team at Mercer University, ever. Although Patton was a member of the cheerleading team during his first two years of college, he had never before been a member of a colorguard. “I...

Parking Problems

Parking Problems

Sterling Neill, Contributing Writer

September 15, 2015

Beep! Beep! Here comes frustration again when trying to locate a parking spot on the Mercer University Macon campus. All Mercer students have gone through the frustrating and tiring task of trying to find a parking spot close to a building on campus. It is obvious that parking at Mercer on a weekda...

Lofts on College Hill offering new experiences for residents

Lofts on College Hill offering new experiences for residents

Marin Guta, Digital Editor

September 9, 2015

Now that the construction is cleared away and the structures are complete, the Lofts at College Hill on Hardeman Avenue are focusing on building community through events to get residents more acquainted with downtown, the new living space, and each other. For example, on Aug. 25 the Lofts at College...

New buses a possibility down the road

New buses a possibility down  the road

Sarah Pounds, News Editor

September 9, 2015

The cones are gone. The new asphalt is smooth. Dark. A stretch of Mercer University Drive was under construction this summer as part of the Second Street Corridor project, a Macon-Bibb initiative that is working to make it easier to come downtown. The first few legs of that process have been comp...

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