Real Talk

What should I do with my life? How do I talk to my family about this? What will I major in? How do I make friends? What if I don’t pass this course? How do I ask for help? Why does everyone else seem to have it all figured out? Am I the only one?

Real Talk Audience

Real Talk is a monthly series featuring speakers you know, stories from their lives, and real talk about the ups and downs of navigating college. Get to know the people behind the podiums & the faces you see on campus, and learn that you are not alone in the challenges you face.

A staple on Mercer's campus since Fall 2017, Real Talk offers three series of programs. Click below to learn about each.

Faculty Series
Monthly event running September-March, featuring faculty & staff speakers.
Student Edition
Annual event each April featuring multiple student speakers.
Student-moderated podcast available on-demand.


In the news:

Real Talk has been featured on WMAZ, in MercerNews, and in The Cluster (here, here, and here!). Check out these articles to learn more about the program.

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