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BB&T Center for Undergraduate Research in Public Policy and Capitalism Awards 2016-2017 Research Grants

February 21, 2017
Mercer University's BB&T Center for Undergraduate Research in Public Policy and Capitalism recently announced the recipients of its 2016-2017 academic grants supporting student research in economics, finance or other related areas.
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College of Health Professions Faculty Member, Collaborators Receive National Award from Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy

February 21, 2017
Alyssa LaForme Fiss, PT, Ph.D., associate professor of physical therapy in Mercer University’s College of Health Professions – in collaboration with three research colleagues – co-authored a publication that received the 2016 Toby Long Award from the Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy, a section within the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).
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Mercer to Welcome Best-Selling Author, Theologian and Commentator Jim Wallis for 13th Annual Building the Beloved Community Symposium

February 21, 2017
Mercer University’s 13th annual Building the Beloved Community Symposium will welcome the Rev. Jim Wallis, New York Times bestselling author, public theologian, speaker and international commentator on ethics and public life. The symposium will focus on the theme “Bridge to a New America.”
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Student Newspaper Wins 10 Awards at Annual Georgia College Press Association Better Newspaper Contest

February 20, 2017
Mercer University’s student newspaper, The Cluster, won 10 awards, including five first-place prizes, at the annual Georgia College Press Association Better Newspaper Contest held Feb. 11 in Macon.
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Dr. Richard McCann Appointed Assistant Dean of Faculty Affairs and Professional Development

February 17, 2017
Dr. Jean R. Sumner, dean of Mercer University School of Medicine (MUSM), recently announced the appointment of Dr. Richard McCann as assistant dean of faculty affairs and professional development.  
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