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Macon-Mercer University students will be hosting their second annual Up 'til Dawn overnight finale event to raise awareness and support for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital from 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 28, until 7 a.m. the following morning. At the 12-hour celebration, students faculty and staff will "party all night" for the kids of St. Jude in the gymnasium of Mercer's Human Resources and Recreation Building.
MACON, Ga.-The following students recently were named to the dean's or president's list at Mercer University for the 2002 fall semester. Inclusion on the dean's and president's lists requires students to meet rigorous grade point average standards specific to their school within the University.
MACON - On Friday, Feb. 21, and Saturday, Feb. 22, Mercer University's Department of Music hosted the annual student auditions of the Georgia Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) at the Allan & Rosemary McCorkle Music Building on campus.
WHO: Parker J. Palmer, Ph.D. in Sociology from University of California, Berkeley - writer, teacher and activist who works independently on issues in education, community, leadership, spirituality and social change. His work spans a range of institutions: colleges and universities, public schools, community organizations, religious institutions, corporations and foundations.
WHO: Mercer University's Studio M and Fresh Food Company
The reception at the Museum of Aviation recognized the vision of university and base leaders in 1983 and honored engineering graduates who have chosen to remain in the Middle Georgia area.
MACON, Ga. - Prospective teachers at Mercer University can now learn how to understand the various types of children they will encounter in today's classrooms. With the Tift College of Education's newest program, The Holistic Child, future educators have the opportunity to maximize their teaching skills by studying diverse groups of students.