News Archive

September 14, 2011 - 6:20pm
During a special week in September, Mount Mercy University will pause to reflect on the institution's unique Mercy heritage. The campus will celebrate Mercy and Mission week September 18 – 24 with special events, service projects and a keynote address by Sister Marilyn Lacey, executive director of Mercy Beyond Borders.
September 14, 2011 - 1:59pm
Mount Mercy University has seen a record increase in fall enrollment across campus-wide demographics, including traditional, adult accelerated and graduate student enrollment.
September 14, 2011 - 1:46pm
Mount Mercy University has ranked in the top 25 Best Midwest Colleges according to the U.S. News & World Report.
September 13, 2011 - 11:01pm
CLINTON, Iowa -- Ashford withstood a Mount Mercy comeback Tuesday night and defeated the Mustangs in five games in Midwest Collegiate Conference volleyball at Kehl Arena. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy women's golfer Madison Goodfellow
September 12, 2011 - 2:59pm
WAVERLY, Iowa -- Mount Mercy took on a solid field at the Wartburg Invitational over the weekend, finishing 15th at Centennial Oaks Golf Course. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy men's golfer Ryan Schrimper
September 12, 2011 - 2:54pm
MARION, Iowa -- The Mount Mercy men's golf team held its own against a tough, 21-team field and finished third at the Cropper Golf Classic on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 10-11, at Hunters Ridge Golf Course. Full story >
September 9, 2011 - 8:22am
Mount Mercy University Professor of Sociology Mohammad Chaichian, Ph.D., will present "Globalization and Brain Drain" during a faculty forum on Thursday, September 15 at 7:00 p.m. in Basile Hall's Flaherty Community Room. The presentation is free and open to the public, seating may be limited.
September 6, 2011 - 1:25pm
The Mount Mercy University Choir will lift their voices alongside the Cedar Rapids Concert Chorale and the Coe College Choir for Orchestra Iowa's opening concert at Brucemore, "Crown Imperial."
September 6, 2011 - 11:40am
Mount Mercy University has named Kathryn Dolter, Ph.D., program director for the Master of Arts in Nursing graduate program. Jacob Christenson, Ph.D., has been named the clinical director of Mount Mercy's Marriage and Family Therapy program.
September 5, 2011 - 4:41pm
Mount Mercy University will welcome Martha Hennessy, granddaughter of Dorothy Day, during a special presentation titled "The Catholic Worker Movement and its Relevance Today" on Thursday, September 29 at 7:00 p.m. in Donnelly 300.
September 3, 2011 - 10:59pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- The Mount Mercy men's and women's cross country teams each finished third at the season-opening Mustang Gallop on Saturday at Jones Park. Full story >
September 3, 2011 - 1:30pm
Mount Mercy University's Janalyn Hanson White Gallery will display the work of JoAnn Schnabel during a special exhibit titled "New Works in Clay." The exhibit will run September 6 – 28. Gallery hours are Monday – Friday, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
September 2, 2011 - 9:09am
Mount Mercy's Sunday Mass on September 11 will include special prayers, intercessions and litanies in order to commemorate and honor those whose lives were forever changed in the September 11 terrorist attack. Mass will begin at 8:30 p.m. on September 11, in the Chapel of Mercy.
September 1, 2011 - 1:17pm
Mount Mercy has named Colleen Prendergast director of counseling services, Dr. Gerald Kreitzer coordinator of campus music and Brooke Oehme as coordinator of volunteerism and service learning.
September 1, 2011 - 9:37am
Mount Mercy University announced that it has hired Ryan Ronan as an admissions counselor.
Photo of Mount Mercy women's soccer player Caitlin Smith
August 31, 2011 - 11:18am
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- The St. Francis (Ill.) women's soccer team overcame the elements on Tuesday, getting the game-winning goal in the 82nd minute to edge Mount Mercy, 2-1, at Lower Kingston Field. Full story >
August 30, 2011 - 9:42am
Mount Mercy University has named Danielle Rings director of annual support, effective August 22. The University has also named Mary Gehris director of alumni relations, effective September 7.
Photo of Mount Mercy men's soccer player Vladimir Virovkic
August 27, 2011 - 10:01pm
SIOUX CENTER, Iowa -- A day after an overtime loss in their season opener, Mount Mercy's offense struggled in a 2-0 loss to Dordt in men's soccer action on Saturday. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy women's soccer player Mallorie Jorgensen
August 27, 2011 - 9:38pm
SIOUX CENTER, Iowa -- A three-score deficit was too much for Mount Mercy to overcome as the Mustangs dropped a 4-1 decision at Dordt in women's soccer action on Saturday. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy volleyball player Brittney Thomas
August 27, 2011 - 6:18pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- The Mount Mercy volleyball team opened the 2011 season with three wins in four matches at their own Zio Johno's Mustang Invitational on Friday and Saturday at Hennessey Recreation Center. Full story >


Share on...

Mount Mercy on...