walking track, elliptical machines and treadmills in the fitness center

4 tips to increase your physical activity, according to a Mercer professor

The most popular New Year’s resolution for 2022 probably comes as no surprise. Of those who made resolutions this year, just over a quarter...

Mercer University endowment surpasses half-billion-dollar mark

MACON – Mercer University’s endowment at the end of the 2021 calendar year eclipsed half-a-billion dollars, reaching a record $502,116,183. The market rate of...
Bhavan Patel

Mercer alumnus hopes for new kidney as he dreams of becoming a doctor

Bhavan Patel was a seemingly healthy student at Mercer University when an internship led to a shocking discovery: His kidneys were failing.  It’s been a...
Medical School

School of Medicine receives Rockefeller Foundation funding to track COVID-19 variants in Georgia

MACON – Mercer University School of Medicine’s Department of Biomedical Sciences, in partnership with Mercer Medicine and Louisiana State University Health Shreveport (LSUHS), recently received...
An example of Agaciro brand products that will be sold online and in pop-up shops.

Business faculty, students expand Rwanda project through new venture selling handcrafted products 

Since 2015, Mercer students and faculty have helped Rwandan entrepreneurs – many of them widows and orphans of the 1994 genocide – improve their...
Nathan Deal

Former Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal to deliver 2022 Founders’ Day address

MACON – Former Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal, who earned both his bachelor’s and law degrees from Mercer, will deliver the University’s 2022 Founders’ Day...

Mercer economist explains the ‘great resignation’ and what it means for the workforce

“Now hiring” and “help wanted” signs are a common sight on store windows and doors these days. In November, 4.5 million Americans permanently quit or...




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