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Mercer cancels spring break, plans ahead for new semester amid pandemic

Mercer University canceled its spring break, which was set to take place midway through the spring 2021 semester, to discourage travel to and from campus during the coronavirus pandemic.
November 7, 2020
Mercer University canceled its spring break, which was set to take place midway through the spring 2021 semester. The Macon undergraduate campus will observe four midweek breaks throughout the semester.

MerServe plans “Spring Break for Service”

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February 15, 2020
“Spring Break for Service'' has been a MerServe tradition for several years. This year, the four-day event is centered around hunger and homelessness in Macon’s community. 

Spring Break to Straight Broke: Budgeting For Your Trip

Spring Break to Straight Broke: Budgeting For Your Trip
February 28, 2019

As winter comes to a close, students are gearing up for the spring season, and most importantly, spring break. Sadly, this break can leave many students broke as prices for activities, travel and food...

Four Days of Fit is looking to kickstart your March

The Four Days of Fit t-shirt design. Join Quadwords in this event aimed at getting fit for Spring Break.
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...

Class uncovers history in St. Croix

Students Jennifer Fingles, Kimberly Campbell and Dr. Eric Klingelhofer discuss the results of a magnetometer run. Klingelhofer’s History 491 traveled to St. Croix over Spring Break.
March 30, 2011

For the past two years Mercer’s history department has traveled to St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands, where the students participate in an archeological dig site. The trip occurred during Spring...

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