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Four Days of Fit is looking to kickstart your March

Four Days of Fit is looking to kickstart your March

Emma Peel, Staff Writer

February 21, 2016

As Spring Break approaches, Mercer students are looking to lose the extra pounds inevitably gained over the holidays. But finding the motivation and time to work out can be a real challenge. In response to these obstacles, Quadworks is hosting Four Days of Fit the week before Spring break. Four D...

Bearly a Democracy: A claw full of knowledge

Bearly a Democracy: A claw full of knowledge

Sterling Neill, Staff Writer

November 11, 2015

As time for elections swiftly comes our way, Americans rush to cast their votes in hopes of electing an official that will make a difference for the years to come. The Bearly a Democracy symposium provided an avenue to address questions that troubled the student voting population at Mercer Univer...

Mercer’s Got Talent winners forgo prize for friend

Mercer’s Got Talent winners forgo prize for friend

Summer Perrit, Staff Writer

November 11, 2015

Alan Kim and Abby Henry performed their rendition of  “Should’ve Been Us” by Tori Kelly at Mercer’s Got Talent 2015 in the hopes of winning the first place prize — a full semester of free housing in one of Mercer’s Lofts. But the real show came after the duo earned the coveted fi...

QuadWorks hosts Get Fit Week

QuadWorks hosts Get Fit Week

Mary Lathem

October 9, 2014

In college, time-consuming coursework, rising stress levels and an abundance of inexpensive, convenient fast food can often cause students to create unhealthy habits and to forgo normal exercise routines. Mercer students were inspired to break this trend and take charge of their physical fitness and...

Ben Rector wins over Mercer, Macon with bacon song

Ben Rector wins over Mercer, Macon with bacon song

Brett Felty

September 27, 2014

On Friday, Sept. 17, Mercer University hosted its first-ever Turn Out to Vote concert, purposed to promote civic engagement within the Mercer University student body and in the community at large. The concert took place in Mercer Village and was free and open to the community, drawing in a large crowd from around the Middle Georgia area. The concert, which was headlined by popular Nashville based singer-songwriter Ben Rector and featured Macon natives Good Night Alive!, was a joint effort among Tur...

Mercer returns to Tunnel of Oppression

Felicia Fowler

October 30, 2011

  Tunnel of Oppression is an event put on by many college campuses across the nation. It will take place Nov. 1-3 at 7 to 9 p.m. in Connell Student Center. Last year was the first time it was brought back to Mercer, sponsored by Quadworks, after a long rest period, and will be returning again...

QuadWorks hosts Bingo night

Salim Ali

October 19, 2011

On Oct. 8 Quadworks hosted Bingo Night. There were plenty of prizes and one and a half hours worth of opportunities to win. The prizes included 12 pack soda drinks, a case of Caprisun and snacks like Cheetos and Doritos to go with the drinks. There were also larger prizes such as water bottles and sunglassest....

Students slam at Poetry Jam

Students slam at Poetry Jam

Olivia Brayan

October 5, 2011

Thursday, September 29 marked Quadworks’ first Poetry Jam, hosted by Jittery Joe’s. Several Mercer students read, and members of the Dulcimer staff were present to distribute past editions of the literary and arts magazine. The sweet smell of coffee filled the air as I slipped into Jittery Joe’s. I ...

Quadworks hosts Music Trivia Night

Patrick Hobbs

September 21, 2011

QuadWorks held a Music Trivia Night in the Bear Rock Café of the University Center Sept. 17. Featured on the WAM (Weekends at Mercer) program, the trivia night targeted students staying on campus over the weekend.  While some questions tested students’ knowledge of classic rock, most of the questions...

VIDEO: Bearstock 2011 draws massive crowds

Alex Preston

April 17, 2011

Mercer's daylong music festival drew record crowds this year in its new location in Tattnall Square Park Saturday.

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