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January 12, 2011 - 6:07pm
Mount Mercy University is dedicated to providing 100 percent of full-time freshmen some form of institutional financial aid. During the last academic year, Mount Mercy provided $8.1 million in scholarship support to undergraduates.
January 9, 2011 - 4:24pm
CLINTON, Iowa -- Mount Mercy didn't shoot the ball well on the road Saturday, and it led to their first loss in Midwest Collegiate Conference play, a 62-56 defeat at Ashford at Kehl Arena. Full story >
January 9, 2011 - 3:39pm
CLINTON, Iowa -- Junior guards Micha Mims and Emily Greiner combined for 22 of Mount Mercy's 38 second-half points, leading the Mustangs to a 73-57 Midwest Collegiate Conference win over Ashford on Saturday at Kehl Arena. Full story >
January 7, 2011 - 12:14pm
Mount Mercy University is offering several courses over J-Term 2011 that encompasses trips overseas, including the business course "European Union: Culture Politics, and Economics" and the social work course "Social Welfare: Worldview."
January 6, 2011 - 12:36am
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Sophomore forward Chad Underwood and junior guard David Campbell combined for half of Mount Mercy's scoring output in a 67-54 win over Waldorf in a Midwest Collegiate Conference men's basketball game on Wednesday at Hennessey Recreation Center. Full story >
Mount Mercy women's basketball, Ashley Koch
January 5, 2011 - 11:03pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- The Mount Mercy women's basketball team scored more than half their points off Waldorf turnovers and defeated the Warriors, 85-57, in a Midwest Collegiate Conference game on Wednesday at Hennessey Recreation Center. Full story >
January 3, 2011 - 6:55pm
MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa -- Sam Kenyi entered Mount Mercy's starting lineup last week and made quite a splash in a pair of Mustang wins. The junior forward averaged 21 points and 5.5 rebounds per game to earn Midwest Collegiate Conference Player of the Week honors for Jan. 3. Full story >
January 3, 2011 - 6:54pm
MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa -- Mount Mercy's Bria Fields made a successful debut for the women's basketball team last week, averaging 17.7 points and 9.7 rebounds to earn Midwest Collegiate Conference Player of the Week honors for Jan. 3. Full story >
Mount Mercy men's basketball
January 3, 2011 - 12:06am
DUBUQUE, Iowa -- Mount Mercy had four players in double figures and outplayed Clarke in the second half to remain perfect in the Midwest Collegiate Conference with a 76-69 victory over the Crusaders on Sunday at the Kehl Center. Full story >
Mount Mercy women's basketball
January 2, 2011 - 11:16pm
DUBUQUE, Iowa -- The Mount Mercy women's basketball team led by seven at halftime and used a 21-4 run midway through the second period to defeat Clarke, 68-53, in Midwest Collegiate Conference action on Sunday at the Kehl Center. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy men's basketball player Sam Kenyi.
December 31, 2010 - 12:17am
CHICAGO -- Junior forward Sam Kenyi scored a career-high 29 points and senior forward Josh Watznauer was one assist shy of a triple-double as the Mount Mercy men's basketball team routed Roosevelt (Ill.), 101-82, in non-conference action on Thursday night at the Keating Sports Center.
December 30, 2010 - 5:57pm
SIOUX CITY, Iowa -- Mount Mercy went toe-to-toe with Briar Cliff for most of the first period, but five turnovers sparked a 14-0 run by the Chargers to close the half, and Briar Cliff rolled to an 86-72 victory over the Mustangs at Morningside's Mustang Holiday Classic at the Rosen Verdoorn Sports Center on Thursday. Full story >
December 29, 2010 - 9:06pm
SIOUX CITY, Iowa -- Mount Mercy was ice cold from long range in their return from the holiday break while third-ranked Morningside forced turnovers and knocked down 3-pointers in a 91-69 victory over the Mustangs in the opening round of the Mustang Holiday Classic, hosted by Morningside at the Rosen Verdoorn Sports Center. Full story >
Kathryn Hagy, Associate Professor of Art
December 21, 2010 - 9:47am
Mount Mercy University Associate Professor of Art Kathryn Hagy has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar South/Central Asia Regional Travel Grant.
December 20, 2010 - 3:01pm
Today's non-conference men's basketball game in Pella between Mount Mercy and Central has been postponed due to inclement weather. A makeup date has not been set. The Mustangs are off until Thursday, Dec. 30, when they travel to Chicago to take on Roosevelt (Ill.) at 7:00 p.m.
December 18, 2010 - 9:56pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- A young Cornell squad limited Mount Mercy to its lowest point total of the season and defeated the Mustangs, 79-61, in non-conference men's basketball on Saturday at Hennessey Recreation Center. Full story >
December 16, 2010 - 11:23pm
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- For most of the season, Mount Mercy's strength has been solid shooting from the free throw line and 3-point range. On Thursday, the Mustangs struggled in both areas, and dropped a 77-67 decision to Florida Memorial on the final day of the Northwood (Fla.) Classic. Full story >
December 15, 2010 - 10:35pm
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- The Mount Mercy women's basketball team got 59 points from three starters and held off the host Seahawks, 84-79, in Tuesday's opener at the Northwood (Fla.) Classic. Full story >
December 10, 2010 - 11:22pm
AMES, Iowa -- Four school records were set and juniors Mwale Kapande and Jacqueline Kane qualified for the NAIA indoor national meet when the Mount Mercy track & field teams competed at Friday's Holiday Preview hosted by Iowa State. Full story >
Mount Mercy's handbell ensemble performs
December 8, 2010 - 10:19am
The Mount Mercy University Handbell Ensemble will perform a special Christmas concert on Sunday, December 19 at 3:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Memories at Cedar Memorial Cemetery. Admission is free and the public is welcome to attend.

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