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Mercer Innovation Center Seeking the 'Next Big Idea' Among Student Entrepreneurs

January 19, 2018
The Mercer Innovation Center (MIC) is once again seeking aspiring entrepreneurs to participate in the Next Big Idea competition and will award $9,000 in prizes to students with the best business pitch this spring.
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Center for Southern Studies to Welcome Pop Music Author, Historian for Second Annual Laurie Byington Lecture on the Contemporary South

January 18, 2018
Mercer University’s Spencer B. King Jr. Center for Southern Studies will welcome critic, writer and historian of American popular music Peter Guralnick Jan. 25 for the second annual Laurie Byington Lecture on the Contemporary South.
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Mercer Debaters Sweep Top Speaker Honors at Mile High Swing Tournaments

January 16, 2018
Mercer University senior Kyle Bligen was named the top overall speaker at the 12th annual Mile High Swing, the nation’s largest parliamentary debate competition outside of nationals.
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Georgia Research Alliance Universities Sign Agreement to Share Core Facilities

January 16, 2018
Research leaders from the eight universities in the Georgia Research Alliance (GRA) have signed a memorandum of understanding for the shared use of core research facilities at each of their institutions.
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Statement from Mercer President William D. Underwood Regarding Wednesday Night Shooting Incident in Mercer Village

January 11, 2018
Last night at approximately 10 p.m. a frightening and dangerous incident took place adjacent to campus in Mercer Village near the intersection of Linden and Coleman Avenues.
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