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French and Spanish students participate in service-learning at U.S. border

Some Mercer University students recently got a firsthand look at migration near the Mexico border and volunteered with groups serving migrants who crossed into...
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Mercer University Press Authors Luncheon spotlights several noted writers

MACON — Mercer University Press will host its 33rd Annual Authors Luncheon on Saturday, Dec. 9, at the InterContinental Buckhead in Atlanta, with book...
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Faculty and Staff Notables | December 2023

Mercer University announces faculty and staff notables for December 2023.
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Recording, documentary projects highlight talents of Mercer and Macon musicians

A symphony and violin concerto composed by a Mercer University professor were recently recorded in London by the London Symphony Orchestra. The music and...
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Mercer beats Gardner-Webb in first round of FCS playoffs

The Mercer Bears football team garnered a 17-7 win over Gardner-Webb in the opening round of the NCAA Football Championship Series playoffs on Nov. 25...
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Mercer’s Binary Bears place in top 10 at regional programming competition

MACON — Mercer University’s computer programming team, the Binary Bears, placed two teams in the top 10 at the regional competition held at Coastal...
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Mercer Football Makes History, Will Host First-Round FCS Playoff Game on Saturday

After narrowly missing the NCAA Football Championship Series playoffs the last two seasons, the Mercer Bears earned their first-ever post-season berth on Nov. 19...