CCJ Reports

Macon residents access walking routes

Rylee Kirk

April 30, 2019


Filed under Audiograms, EngageCCJ, More Student Work, Uncategorized

Erica Duncan walks from Ingleside Village to Henry Burns Park to access the quality of the walking route.  

Bears’ Beat Report: Sharing Living Space

Amyre Makupson, CCJ Broadcast News Director

February 21, 2019


Filed under The Bears' Beat, Uncategorized, WMUB Programming

Sharing a dorm with a fellow student is a major part of the college experience. But we’ve all heard horror stories about roommates people have, which raises the question: is it more harmful or beneficial to share a living space? I spoke with Mercer student Aliyah Dorsey about her thoughts on roommates...

Bears’ Beat Report: Highlighting Sexual Assault Advocate Mari’e Lish

Bears’ Beat Report: Highlighting Sexual Assault Advocate Mari’e Lish

Amyre Makupson, CCJ Broadcast News Director

February 7, 2019


Filed under Uncategorized

Mari’e Lish: I’m Mari’e Lish. I’m a sexual assault advocate with the Crisis Line and Safe House of Central Georgia. So, we accompany victims of sexual assault through the forensic interview process and the forensic examination. So, we’ll go with them to court, we’ll accompany them to any i...

Former University of Georgia stars excited to represent alma mater in the Super Bowl

Former University of Georgia stars excited to represent alma mater in the Super Bowl

Justin Baxley, The Telegraph

January 29, 2019


Filed under A&E, EngageCCJ, Lifestyle, Local, More Student Work, Sports, Uncategorized

When the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams square off in the Super Bowl Sunday, there will be plenty of familiar faces on the field for University of Georgia fans. The Bulldogs lead the way with the most players by school on the pair of rosters with five total. Rutgers University follows...

Cheyenne Hines

Cheyenne Hines

January 28, 2019


Filed under Uncategorized

Cheyenne Hines is a junior at Mercer University majoring in Journalism and minoring in Economics. She loves journalism because she is passionate about learning things about people and events all over the world. You can find her binge-watching Netflix and eating popcorn when she is procrastinating on ...

Victoria Whitehead

Victoria Whitehead

January 26, 2019


Filed under Uncategorized

Victoria Whitehead is a sophomore at Mercer University majoring in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology with a minor in Journalism. She enjoys traveling, reading, exploring nature and studying public health topics. Fun fact about Victoria: she is a vegan and shares a birthday (December 13) with her hometown...

Skye Crump

Skye Crump

January 26, 2019


Filed under Uncategorized

Skye Crump was born in Georgia and happily attends Mercer University. Her dream is to be a professional book editor. In her free time, she enjoys writing short stories, reading and singing karaoke with her friends.

Shaila Warren

Shaila Warren

January 26, 2019


Filed under Uncategorized

Shaila Warren is a senior at Mercer University studying Journalism and Global Health. Her main focus is photojournalism. However, she also enjoys writing about health topics and takes interest in sports photojournalism. She is a current student-athlete here at Mercer so when she is not writing, she is busy...

Sam Jacobs

Sam Jacobs

January 26, 2019


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Sam Jacobs is a junior at Mercer University studying Journalism and Asian Studies. Sam’s interest in journalism came soon after discovering his passion for rock climbing photography. Sam spends most of his free time watching documentaries on Netflix and searching for his next mountain adventure....

Meg Oldham

Meg Oldham

January 26, 2019


Filed under Uncategorized

Meg Oldham is a junior at Mercer University studying Journalism and French.  Her interest in journalism stems from a passion of connecting with people and their lifestyles, as well as from a love for writing. When she isn’t focused on school or extracurriculars, Meg can be found feeding her coffee...

Lindsey Farni

Lindsey Farni

January 26, 2019


Filed under Uncategorized

Lindsey Farni is a Journalism major at Mercer University. Lindsey is from Mobile, Alabama. She is minoring in Global Health and is following a pre-dental track. She’s an RA on campus and is a part of the Psi Gamma chapter of Chi Omega. Her favorite hobbies include reading, working out and sleeping....

James Yoo

James Yoo

January 26, 2019


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James Yoo is a sophomore at Mercer University. Ever since he was a toddler, he was obsessed with cars, racing and everything that involved four wheels. He studies International Affairs and Journalism. When he is not studying foreign policy and data journalism, he is poring over anything and everything th...

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