Mercer University junior Lara Edgeman has watched the Brookdale Resource Center transform from an elementary school to a resource center for the homeless. Edgeman taught third grade at Brookdale Elementary School as part of her major in education, and now...
An award-winning short film produced in Middle Georgia and involving three Mercer Law School alumni is providing young people with eye-opening facts to help protect their futures. “Armed with Knowledge,” which tells the story of a young man named...
As a Peace Corps volunteer in Botswana, Hoor Qureshi spent most of her days at a local school, helping teach life skills such as maintaining healthy relationships and decision-making while also providing career guidance. “The days would start and end...
Mercer University aims to continue its tradition of being one of Central Georgia’s most generous workplaces as it kicks off this year’s United Way campaign with a Sept. 23 luncheon on Cruz Plaza. Last year, the University raised a record...
As they prepare to become educators themselves, members of a Mercer University student organization regularly find ways to support teachers, students and the community. Mercer Educators in Action (MEIA) was founded nearly 15 years ago by former College of Education...
For five years, Mercer University students have supported the community through the development of special web projects. As part of the curriculum, students in the IT and Informatics program and Software Application Development and Human-Computer Interaction program in Mercer’s...
Click here to read the Spanish version of the story. Haga clic aquí para leer la versión en español. Through local partnerships and events, a group of Mercer University students and faculty is helping to educate the community about the...
It’s no secret that service is one of the pillars of Mercer. At a University where “everyone majors in changing the world,” students are encouraged to get involved in the community early and regularly, and there are many ways...
With the help of his students, a Mercer University faculty member plans to spruce up some of Macon’s Little Free Libraries this fall. But, he needs a little help from the community before the work can begin. Dr. Tom Bullington,...
MACON – Mercer rising senior Geneis Crimé was recently offered early admission into the Teach For America (TFA) corps and will serve as the University’s first-ever TFA Ambassador during the upcoming academic year. “I was thrilled to learn of Geneis’ acceptance...

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