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Environmental Health Class Visits Macon Landfill

Environmental Health Class Visits Macon Landfill
October 9, 2014

A Mercer University environmental health class recently took a field trip to the Macon landfill to learn about the management of landfills and the environmental impact of human waste. The class, taught...

SGA passes legislation for new recycling bins

SGA passes legislation for new recycling bins
February 8, 2012

Mercer’s Student Government Association unanimously approved legislation to contribute $2,500 to place new recycling bins on campus. Students for Environmental Action (SEA) requested the money from...

Young Puns – Episode 1

Young Puns - Episode 1
February 2, 2012

Seniors Gene Mitchell, Liz Bibb, Trent White and Matt Hickman discuss national and local politics on a brand new political show hosted by MERCER99 and produced by Alex Preston, Joshua Whitfield and Tyler...

Cafeteria reusable containers come with unnecessary price

September 21, 2011

The recycling bug has bit at Mercer. What with Trayless Tuesdays in the cafeteria to cut down on water waste and the newly implemented dorm recycling containers located outside the lofts, freshman dorms...

University-wide recycling program approved

University-wide recycling program approved
March 16, 2011

SGA president Trenton White recently announced a new campus-wide recycling initiative that will be in full swing by fall 2011 and could come into effect as early as May. Under the new plan, recycling...

SGA announces university-wide recycling initiative

SGA announces university-wide recycling initiative
March 2, 2011

SGA president Trenton White announced on Wednesday a new campus-wide recycling initiative that will be in full swing by fall 2011 and could come into effect as early as May. Under the new plan, recycling...

Bottle deposit programs practical

February 23, 2011

Recently, I have been granted the opportunity to work on creating legislation for the state of Georgia to adopt its own bottle deposit program. A so-called “Bottle Bill” sets up programs where, after...

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