Mercer News

The latest news from around the University


Mercer University to host SoCon Entrepreneurship Challenge

Mercer University Stetson-Hatcher School of Business will host the second annual SoCon Entrepreneurship Challenge at the Mercer Innovation Center’s Smisson Complex on the Macon...
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Mercer senior awarded Critical Language Scholarship to study Azerbaijani

MACON — Mercer University senior Alexander John Paul Lutz was recently awarded a Critical Language Scholarship by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of...
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Mercer University students present at 2023 ‘Posters at the Capitol’ event 

ATLANTA — Mercer University students offered two of 40 total presentations of undergraduate research from Georgia colleges and universities at this year’s “Posters at...
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Mercer vice provost for institutional effectiveness selected as Fulbright Specialist

MACON — Dr. Danielle Buehrer, vice provost for institutional effectiveness at Mercer University, has been selected to serve two weeks overseas as part of...
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Event to raise awareness about Roberts Academy and its impact on dyslexic learners

MACON — The Middle Georgia community is invited to learn about Roberts Academy at Mercer University and how it will address the needs of...
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National leader in higher education to deliver sixth annual Lester Lectures

MACON — The Phi Beta Kappa Society’s Zeta Chapter of Georgia at Mercer University will host the sixth annual Malcolm Lester Phi Beta Kappa...



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Mercer Rises Five Spots Among U.S. News Best Value National Universities

MACON – Mercer University remains in the top tier of national universities and is among the top 35 best values in U.S. News &...

Glenda Grant appointed executive director of GRHIC

MACON – Glenda Grant, who has served as interim executive director of the Georgia Rural Health Innovation Center (GRHIC) at Mercer University School of Medicine since April 6, 2021, has...

Mercer School of Medicine Holds Commencements

Mercer University’s School of Medicine will hold its commencements this week, with a Macon ceremony on Friday and the Savannah commencement on Saturday. The commencements are the first of the University’s five over the next two weeks. In all, the University will confer more than 1,800 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in May during five commencements in Macon, Atlanta and Savannah.
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Junior Elizabeth Tammi to Host Book Signing for Debut Novel

MACON – Mercer University junior Elizabeth Tammi, a creative writing and journalism double-major from Oviedo, Florida, will release her debut novel, Outrun the Wind, on...
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Mercer named a Best Value College for 2022 by The Princeton Review

MACON – Mercer University is one of the nation’s Best Value Colleges for 2022, combining exceptional education and career preparation at a relatively affordable price,...