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Penfield College of Mercer University Trains South Korean Teachers as Part of Cultural Exchange Program
Professors from the Department of Liberal Studies of Mercer University's Penfield College are working with a group of 33 South Korean teachers as part of a cultural exchange program established by the Georgia Department of Education and the Republic of Korea. Read More
Prayer Service for Kidnapped Nigerian Girls to Be Held on Mercer University's Atlanta Campus
A prayer service for more than 200 Nigerian girls recently kidnapped by militant Islamist group Boko Haram will be held on Mercer University's Cecil B. Day Graduate and Professional Campus today from 3:45-4:45 p.m. Read More
Students from the College of Continuing and Professional Studies to Present Work on the History of African American Education on St. Simons Island
Students from Mercer University's College of Continuing and Professional Studies will present digital stories intended to document and preserve accounts of the history of African American education in Coastal Georgia in the Fellowship Hall of St. Paul's Missionary Baptist Church on St. Simons Island this Saturday. Read More
Fourth Annual Mercer Atlanta Research Conference Showcases Student and Faculty Scholarship
The fourth annual Mercer Atlanta Research Conference was held on the Cecil B. Day Campus April 12, featuring 43 student and 31 faculty presentations from seven of the University's 12 schools and colleges. Read More
Mercer University CCPS to Host Noted Religious History Scholar Dr. Catherine L. Albanese as Part of 2014 ALHR Lecture Series
Mercer University's College of Continuing and Professional Studies, in partnership with the American Academy of Religion (AAR), will welcome noted religious history scholar Dr. Catherine L. Albanese to present an April 9 lecture, titled "When is God's Time? Watching the Religious Clock in Antebellum America." Read More
Mercer University Counseling Professor Named to CACREP Board of Directors
Dr. Kenyon Knapp, assistant dean for graduate studies and associate professor of counseling in Mercer University's College of Continuing and Professional Studies, has been named a member of the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) Board of Directors. His five-year term will run July 1, 2014-June 30, 2019. Read More
Mercer University CCPS to Launch Center for the Study of Narrative
Mercer University's College of Continuing and Professional Studies has received a $45,000 grant to launch its new Center for the Study of Narrative (CRN), a multidisciplinary service and research initiative. Read More
CCPS to Sponsor Human Sex Trafficking Awareness and Prevention Week, Jan. 10-17
Mercer University's College of Continuing and Professional Studies will sponsor Human Sex Trafficking Awareness and Prevention Week, Jan. 10-17, on the Cecil B. Day Graduate and Professional Campus in Atlanta Read More
Mercer University to Offer Bachelor of Science in Informatics at Douglas County RAC
Mercer University's College of Continuing and Professional Studies will offer its Bachelor of Science in Informatics program at the Douglas County Regional Academic Center, beginning in January 2014. Read More
Mercer Encouraging Community to ‘Reach Out, Speak Out’ During National Suicide Prevention Week
The collective voice of six different colleges on Mercer University's Atlanta campus is encouraging the community to "Reach Out, Speak Out" during National Suicide Prevention Week on Sept. 8-14. Read More