Shane Jackson

Mercer to conclude 2020-2021 Executive Forum with health care executive Shane Jackson

ATLANTA/MACON – Mercer University’s Executive Forum, sponsored by BB&T, now Truist, concludes the 2020-2021 academic year with two presentations on May 19 by Jackson...
Woman wearing a white sweater stands outside smiling

Goldwater Scholar aims to provide sustainable solutions to global water crisis

When Mercer University junior Sara Binet was in grade school, she filmed a video report offering a solution to the global water crisis.  “My answer was literally to fly...
Ken Boyer

Associate VP for Auxiliary Services recognized with NACCU J. Paul Melanson Award

MACON – NACCU, the National Association of Campus Card Users, recently presented Mercer University Associate Vice President for Auxiliary Services Ken Boyer with the...
Craig Byron in lab

Mercer researchers author study on repatriation of ceremonial shrunken head to Ecuador

MACON – A team of Mercer University researchers authored a newly published study that describes the authentication and repatriation of a ceremonial shrunken head to...
Dr. Martin D'Souza

NIH awards grant to pharmacy researcher to study how nanoparticles may help childhood epilepsy

College of Pharmacy Professor Martin D’Souza and researchers at Emory University were awarded a National Institutes of Health grant to study whether oxytocin-encapsulated nanoparticles...
Abraham Balawi (center) is shown with his five younger siblings.

Degree in Memoriam helps keep memory of Mercer student alive

Shannon Balawi strives to live each day in a way that honors her son. She and her family will soon have another way to...
2021 Westin Scholar

School of Business announces annual IAPP Westin Scholar

ATLANTA – Mercer University student Fred Walker was recently recognized as the business school’s 2021 International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Westin Scholar.  With the...




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