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Wait.. That’s on the Ballot?

Archive graphic designed by Marianna Bacallao.
October 28, 2020
In this column, we’ve only really discussed the 2020 presidential race. But that is only one of the many races that will appear on your ballot for the general election Nov. 3. 

First-time student voters consider critical issues in 2020 presidential election

Friends play a card game in the freshman dorm Legacy Hall.
October 18, 2020
Students who will cast their first presidential vote next month told The Cluster what issues matter most to them as they weigh their options.

Georgia’s voter registration deadline is Monday, October 5. Here’s what you need to know

Photo by Tiffany Tertipes via Unsplash
October 1, 2020
Take note: Monday is the last day you can register to vote in the general election Nov. 3 if you’re a Georgia resident.

A Mercer student’s guide to voting absentee

Archive graphic designed by Marianna Bacallao.
September 20, 2020
Any Georgia voter is eligible to request to vote absentee, and as the presidential election is just over a month away, students should begin making their voting plan sooner rather than later. Here are five steps for voting absentee. 

ANALYSIS: Absentee ballots do’s and don’ts

Archive graphic designed by Marianna Bacallao.
September 10, 2020
What exactly is mail-in voting, and is it a safe way to cast your vote?

ANALYSIS: Welcome back. Now register to vote!

Archived Photo by Mahima Sultan
August 22, 2020
Welcome back to campus! 2020 has been interesting and chaotic, but it’s not over yet. For me — and many others — the most exciting part of 2020 is just beginning: it’s election season!

The Macon mayoral election will be different this year. Here’s how

The Macon mayoral election will be different this year. Here’s how
April 28, 2020
The deadline for voter registration in Macon-Bibb County is on May 11. As we gear up for the mayoral election, here are some things you might want to know.

SGA talks bus stop, voter turnout in Presidential Report

SGA's new shuttle stop sign sits outside of Greek Village. Students can view a bus schedule by visiting shuttle.mercer.edu.
August 29, 2016
In an email sent to SGA representatives, President Elizabeth McKay touched on a couple of updates coming to campus this year.

Bearly a Democracy: A claw full of knowledge

The attendees at the Bearly a Democracy symposium get interactive as they meet new people.
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...

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