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Carter Named 2014 Griffith Scholar

August 25, 2014
MACON – Mercer University freshman Leslie Gabrielle "Gabby" Carter, a graduate of Bibb County's Central High School International Baccalaureate (IB) program, is the University's 2014 Griffith Scholar.
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Catholic Bioethicist Dr. Charles Camosy to Visit Atlanta Campus Sept. 29-30

August 21, 2014
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.
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Mercer University Mourns the Death of Life Trustee Jim Cowart

August 18, 2014
Mercer University Life Trustee and longtime friend of the institution James H. Cowart died Saturday at the age of 82.
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Dr. R. Alan Culpepper Announces Plans to Step Down After 20 Years as Dean of McAfee School of Theology

August 15, 2014
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.
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College Street to Reopen Friday, Aug. 15

August 13, 2014
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.
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