February 17, 2012 - 11:01am
Mount Mercy University's Associate Professor of Business and Business Department Chair Bob Walker, Ph.D., and his wife Kristy Walker published their first textbook on values-based financial planning, Personal Finance: Building Your Future, from McGraw-Hill Companies. The textbook is available through Mount Mercy's Campus Store. 
February 15, 2012 - 11:55pm
MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa -- After Mount Mercy junior forward Alex Coleman tied the game with a pair of free throws with 16 seconds to go, Iowa Wesleyan's Donnie Osborne hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to beat the Mustangs, 75-72, in a Midwest Collegiate Conference men's basketball game at Ruble Arena on Wednesday.
February 15, 2012 - 11:15pm
MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa -- Mount Mercy knew it would need a team effort to defeat Iowa Wesleyan, and that's just what Head Coach Aaron Jennings got on Wednesday as the 13th-ranked Mustangs beat the Tigers, 83-74, in Midwest Collegiate Conference women's basketball at Ruble Arena.
February 15, 2012 - 1:30pm
Mount Mercy University welcomed a record number of mid-year students transferring into the institution for the spring 2012 semester.
February 14, 2012 - 2:10pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Mount Mercy extended its winning streak to six games last week and held steady at No. 13 in this week's NAIA Division II Women's Basketball Coaches' Top 25 Poll, the national office announced on Monday afternoon.
February 14, 2012 - 9:17am
It all started with a shirt that said one word: “single.” When Mindy Lawrence Chrisman ‘05 noticed the shirt Eric Chrisman ’05 was wearing, she was immediately interested in learning more about him. “From the first moment that I saw him, I knew that I had to meet him. His shirt was proof that he must have a great sense of humor,” Mindy said.
February 13, 2012 - 4:05pm
STERLING, Ill. -- Mount Mercy junior Jenna Higgins, freshman Tyler Hartley and junior Andre Moodie won multiple events and the Mustang men's and women's track & field teams brought home a total of nine titles from the Midwest Collegiate Conference Indoor Championships on Saturday.
February 11, 2012 - 6:10pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- A four-game slide had the Mount Mercy men's basketball team looking for a change of pace, so the Mustangs ramped up their offense and walloped AIB, 94-59, in a Midwest Collegiate Conference contest on Senior Day at Hennessey Recreation Center.
February 11, 2012 - 3:35pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- The 13th-ranked Mount Mercy women's basketball team played its final regular season home game on Saturday, sending its seven seniors out in style with an 83-66 victory over AIB in Midwest Collegiate Conference action at Hennessey Recreation Center.
February 10, 2012 - 12:55pm
Mount Mercy’s student newspaper, the Mount Mercy Times, was the recipient of eight awards at the annual Iowa College Media Association (ICMA) Better Newspaper contest during the ICMA convention held in Des Moines on February 2.
February 9, 2012 - 4:44pm
For one hour students at Mount Mercy struggled to pay rent, put food on their tables, and maintain stable employment. The experience was part of a poverty simulation held on campus Sunday, January 22, which gave students a taste of real-life situations that are becoming all too familiar in today's society.
February 9, 2012 - 2:47pm
Mount Mercy University President Christopher Blake issued a statement today that Mount Mercy stands with the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas and is in agreement with their statement released today concerning the regulatory mandate on contraception in affordable healthcare. As stated on the Sisters of Mercy website:
February 9, 2012 - 2:35pm
Students from Mount Mercy are attending the 14th annual Nebraska Conference for Undergraduate Women in Mathematics January 27 – 29, the largest math conference for undergraduate women in the nation.
February 9, 2012 - 2:25pm
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Due to a mechanical failure to the machine used to put down the turf inside the UNI-Dome, this weekend's Ramada Inn Tournament has been cancelled. Mount Mercy was scheduled to play a doubleheader with Minnesota State-Mankato on Friday at 9:00 p.m. The Mustangs will now open the season at the Friends (Kan.) Tournament on March 2-3 in Wichita, Kan.
February 9, 2012 - 12:05am
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Mount Mercy and St. Ambrose came into Wednesday's clash heading in different directions, and after 40 minutes of basketball, nothing had changed for either team when the Bees put the finishing touches on a 70-54 victory over the Mustangs at Hennessey Recreation Center.
February 8, 2012 - 8:45pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Mount Mercy overcame the heroics of Annie Smith and St. Ambrose to reach the 20-win mark for the third time in four years with a 92-88 victory over the Queen Bees in Midwest Collegiate Conference action on Wednesday at Hennessey Recreation Center.
February 8, 2012 - 1:15pm
Special memo from Mount Mercy President Christopher Blake:  Like many of you who are invested in higher education, I watched with interest President Obama's State of the Union address, in which he unmistakably threw the weight of his office firmly behind the issue of college affordability. This is a good thing for our country, our students and our colleges.
February 7, 2012 - 9:45pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A four-game winning streak has the Mount Mercy women's basketball team up two spots to No. 13 in this week's NAIA Division II Women's Basketball Coaches' Top 25 Poll, the national office announced on Monday.
February 7, 2012 - 9:10pm
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. -- The Mount Mercy baseball team opened the 2012 season by splitting a doubleheader with Judson (Ill.) over the weekend at the Metrodome.
February 6, 2012 - 9:40pm
MOUNT VERNON, Iowa -- Juniors Mwale Kapande and Larissa Wilden hit automatic qualifying marks for the NAIA indoor national meet and shattered a pair of school records over the weekend at the Hilltop Invitational hosted by Cornell at the Small Multi-Sport Center.


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