Dr. Charles Camosy, associate professor of theology at Fordham University in the Bronx, New York, and a leading scholar in the field of bioethics, will visit Mercer University's Cecil B. Day Campus, Sept. 29-30, as a guest of the Center for Theology and Public Life, McAfee School of Theology and the Office of Student Affairs in Atlanta.
Dr. R. Alan Culpepper, a leading New Testament scholar and the only dean Mercer University's James and Carolyn McAfee School of Theology has known over its nearly two-decade-long history, has announced that he is turning over the reins to new leadership at the end of this academic year.
On Friday, Aug. 15 at 11 a.m., College Street between Oglethorpe Street and Coleman Avenue will officially reopen. A celebration will be held at the corner of College and Oglethorpe streets by the newly completed roundabout, and guests will include Macon-Bibb County Mayor Robert Reichert, Mercer University President Bill Underwood, Bibb County Superintendent Dr. Steve Smith, Commissioners Virgil Watkins and Rabbi Larry Schlesinger, and SPLOST Advisory Chairman Jeffery Monroe.
Jordan (Jody) Blanke, professor of computer information systems and law and Ernest L. Baskin Jr. Distinguished Chair in Mercer University's Stetson School of Business and Economics, was recently elected secretary-treasurer of the Academy of Legal Studies in Business (ALSB).