May 20, 2018 - 2:08pm
Jan Handler, EdD, was awarded professor emeritus status at the 2018 Mount Mercy University commencement ceremony on May 20 after being a member of the education faculty and provost for 31 years. Under Jan’s leadership, Mount Mercy strengthened its traditional academic programs and launched numerous new programs, including online bachelor’s and master’s degrees and the university’s first-ever doctoral programs. She was the first Feld Chair and is the author of numerous publications.
Timothy G. Laurent
April 5, 2018 - 11:37am
Following a nationwide search, Mount Mercy University President Laurie Hamen announced today that Dr. Timothy G. Laurent has been named provost and vice president for academic affairs. He succeeds Jan Handler, Ed.D., who is retiring after 31 years at Mount Mercy.
November 30, 2012 - 8:16am
Mount Mercy University received approval from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) for its Quality Initiative project, Pathways to Scholarship. The university is participating in the launch of a new HLC accreditation model that includes a campus-specific improvement project, the Quality Initiative. Mount Mercy's two-year project placed special focus on energizing scholarship by encouraging faculty and student engagement in research and creative work, both individually and through collaborative teams.
September 4, 2012 - 9:03am
Mount Mercy University announced today that Melody A. Graham, Ph.D., has been named provost, after serving as acting provost since July 2011. Her new role will take effect September 1, 2012.

Archive by Month

Archive by Category

Share on...

Mount Mercy on...