May 19, 2016 - 9:33am
Mount Mercy University’s Enactus club placed in the top 12 at the 2016 Enactus United States National Exposition in St. Louis, Missouri, on May 17. This is the highest ranking the team has earned in the 18 years Enactus (formally SIFE) has been at Mount Mercy.
May 11, 2016 - 8:44am
With the April 18 win at regionals in Rogers, Arkansas, Mount Mercy’s Enactus team continues on to the United States National Exposition in St. Louis, Missouri, May 15–17. Congratulations, team, and bring us home another win! Enactus provides students with the opportunity to make a difference and to develop leadership skills through learning, practicing and teaching the principles of free enterprise with the motto, “A head for business, A heart for the world.”
April 29, 2016 - 3:09pm
Mount Mercy University’s Enactus club is changing the lives of disadvantaged women in eastern Iowa through a job readiness initiative called EmpowHer.
April 28, 2016 - 8:18am
Mount Mercy University’s Enactus team will hold its first Market at the Mount of 2016 on Saturday, April 30, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Sisters of Mercy University Center. This student-designed event encourages the Mount Mercy community to connect with small, local businesses and serves as a learning tool for students.
January 8, 2016 - 12:06pm
Mount Mercy University’s Enactus team continues to grow its job readiness initiative, EmpowHer, as the successful project moves through its fourth year.
January 6, 2016 - 4:21pm
Mount Mercy University's Enactus club, along with support from Sam’s Club and GoDaddy, held a business case competition for local businesses to win an ecommerce website, providing an invaluable opportunity for vendors to expand their reach across the globe. The student-organized event was held in tandem with the university's second annual Market at the Mount.
December 11, 2015 - 9:32am
Mount Mercy University’s Enactus team will hold the second annual Market at the Mount this Saturday, Dec. 12, from 8 a.m. to noon in the Sisters of Mercy University Center.
August 14, 2015 - 10:17am
Mount Mercy University’s Enactus team will head to the Aug. 15 Cedar Rapids Downtown Farmers’ Market, but not for the fresh produce or handmade crafts. The group will partner with community leaders and SCORE members to provide side-by-side vendor consultations.
January 8, 2015 - 11:04am
Mount Mercy University’s Enactus team has received two grants that will allow them to grow the EmpowHer project, a partnership with the Catherine McAuley Center aimed at teaching women the skills needed to find employment. “We have been working with the Catherine McAuley Center on the EmpowHer project for three years now,” said Enactus President Julia Cuvelier. “This is a project that we do every year with the ladies to help them gain the skills and confidence that they need to go out into the working world and be able to do the best that they can.”
December 11, 2014 - 2:39pm
The Enactus team will be hosting Mount Mercy University’s first Market on the Mount this Saturday, Dec. 13, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Betty Cherry Heritage Hall. This is a free event open to the public. This student-designed event encourages the community to connect with small, local businesses and also serves as a learning tool for students. More than 20 local vendors will be present to advertise their services and products. Some of these products will include handmade jewelry, 2-D artwork, wooden letters, massage therapy, custom flower seed packs and much more.
June 24, 2013 - 3:04pm
Mount Mercy University's Enactus team, formerly known as SIFE (Students in Free Enterprise), finished another successful year this spring. The team was named regional champions at the Enactus United States Regional Competition and competed in the 2013 Enactus U.S. National Exposition in May. This was their first trip to nationals in three years.
November 7, 2012 - 3:17pm
13 regional championships.  More than 1,650 community members served through service projects that explore entrepreneurial action. 3 national recognitions for Mount Mercy alumni and current students. Mount Mercy has a storied history with the Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) organization. And now, it transfers that success and engagement to Enactus.

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