Mercer University, Emmy® Award-winner Brandenburg Productions and Georgia Public Broadcasting have teamed up to produce "A Grand Mercer Christmas," a one-hour television special airing on PBS stations across the nation during the 2013 holiday season.
Mercer University sophomore SiHao He, a student in the Robert McDuffie Center for Strings, was awarded the grand prize in the Third Gaspar Cassado International Violoncello Competition, held Nov. 22-30, in Hachioji, Japan.
Mercer University's Board of Trustees elected a new chair, installed nine new members, and elected longtime trustee W. Homer Drake Jr. as only the board's 11th lifetime member during its annual Homecoming meeting today.
Mercer University's Dr. Richard F. Wilson, Columbus Roberts Professor of Theology and chair of the Roberts Department of Christianity in the College of Liberal Arts, has been named interim president of the Liberia Baptist Theological Seminary.
This year, Mercer University's student programming board, QuadWorks, is bringing the traditional Homecoming parade back to campus. The parade will take place on Friday, beginning at 7 p.m., at the Hilton Garden Inn.