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MACON – The Southern Conference named its All-SoCon Faculty and Staff Team on Wednesday, with Dr. R. Scott Nash and Jim Tessmer serving as Mercer’s selected representatives. In addition to Dr. Nash and Tessmer, the faculty and staff recipients include: The Citadel’s Dr. Matthew Zommer and Lori Hedstrom; ETSU’s Dr. Amy Greene and Ronda Gross; Furman’s Dr. William Pierce and Vince Moore; UNCG’s Dr. Gabriela Stein…

ATLANTA – Mercer University’s School of Business and Economics appears in The Princeton Review’s annual rankings of the best business schools, released on Nov. 7. Known for its rankings in dozens of categories based on students’ ratings of their colleges, The Princeton Review tallies its 19 categories of best business schools based largely on data from student surveys. Mercer comes in among the top 252 best…

MACON – Mercer University’s Alumni Association will award its top honors during the fourth annual Alumni Awards Dinner on Nov. 2 during Homecoming 2018. The Alumni Association’s three annual University awards – the Distinguished Alumnus Award, Meritorious Service Award and Thomas Sewell Plunkett Young Alumnus Award – are presented to individuals selected from an alumni base of almost 80,000 graduates and a large pool of other…

Looking for great fun in the great outdoors? If so, you’ll want to head to James H. “Sloppy” Floyd State Park in Summerville on Saturday for Outdoor Adventure Day. Activities will be held from 9 am until 3 pm and will include kids fishing, a canoe class, a reptile program, archery and more, states Kim Hatcher, Public Affairs Coordinator for Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites. She adds that Saturday is National Hunting and Fishing Day; as such, visitors to the park will…