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#MeToo movement finds its voice on campuses

  A Mercer student, who wished only to be called L, told The VOICE, “I had psychology class last spring and there was a guy in my class that never spoke to me or in the class, but he was always staring at me, and sometimes I would see him in the hall and he…

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Mercer’s president selected for Governor’s transition team

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Mercer’s President, Dr. Jianping Wang has been chosen as co-chair of Governor-Elect Phil Murphy’s transition team on Education, Access and Opportunity. Transitions teams help the incoming administration decide the direction of the new government by recommending candidates for key posts and forming policy platforms. Their help is critical in making sure the new government can…

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Dead & Company: new people on the truck, but still truckin’

Dead & Company, the newest configuration of the Grateful Dead, announced a 16 show fall tour starting in New York City at Madison Square Garden on November 12. After a two night stand the band rolled into Philadelphia on December 16 to play to a sold out crowd at the Wells Fargo Center. Dead &…

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After DACA, what’s next for Dreamers?

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There are more than 800,000 children whose families brought them to the US from other countries when they were little, but then overstayed their visas. The children, commonly known as Dreamers, are undocumented, and while they are allowed to attend public schools through high school, after that things get much harder. Many colleges won’t accept…

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Murphy promised, now let’s hold him to it!

Phil Murphy was just elected Governor of New Jersey this week. I hope he keeps his promise to make taxes here fairer, and more affordable because as you probably know, New Jersey is way too expensive! It’s our job as the people who elected him to serve us to make sure he does what he…

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