November 5, 2014 - 9:35am
In an effort to promote bicycling as a form of transportation and healthy living, Mount Mercy University has done a number of things to convert the campus to a bike-friendly space. These efforts have led Mount Mercy to receive an honorable mention in the Bicycle Friendly University category from the League of American Bicyclists, one of only two universities in Iowa to be recognized.
November 5, 2014 - 8:38am
Professor of Nursing Dr. Mary Tarbox will explore how the flu pandemic during WWI changed the world’s view of contagious diseases and treatment of disease in the course of her discussion “The Great Flu and Modern Medicine” on Thursday, Nov. 6 at 7 p.m. in the Chapel of Mercy on Mount Mercy University’s campus.
November 4, 2014 - 10:07am
Students will get extra inspiration to break the boundaries of social comfort zones through a portal class project that encourages meeting new friends over lunch. On Wednesday, Nov. 5, Associate Professor of Education Norma Linda Mattingly’s portal class, Immigrants and Literacy: In Pursuit of the American Dream, will organize Mix It Up at Lunch Day. A nation-wide event launched by Teaching Tolerance, Mix It Up at Lunch Day encourages students to identify, question and cross social boundaries.
November 3, 2014 - 9:24am
Buelane Daughtery, a staple amongst Mount Mercy’s community for 31 years, was awarded professor emeritus this fall. Since her retirement as vice president of academic affairs in 2008, she has remained close to Mount Mercy’s nursing program. “Her ability to collaborate with other departments in the university was a special talent, and she helped keep the departments working well together for the success of the university and the students,” said Mary Tarbox, chair of the department of nursing.
November 2, 2014 - 11:20pm
OSKALOOSA, Iowa -- For the second straight year, sixth-seeded Mount Mercy and third-seeded William Penn went to a shootout with the season on the line. This time, it was the Mustangs who came through to advance to the semifinals of the Midwest Collegiate Conference Men's Soccer Tournament.
November 2, 2014 - 10:35pm
ELGIN, Ill. -- Mount Mercy's Dondre Osborne and Alex Houston led the way offensively as the Mustangs opened the season with a pair of wins at the Judson (Ill.) Tournament this weekend at Lindner Fitness Center.
November 2, 2014 - 10:05pm
DES MOINES, Iowa -- The Mount Mercy women's basketball team rebounded from a season-opening loss on Friday, setting the single-game scoring mark in a 118-62 victory over Central Christian (Kan.) on Saturday at the Grand View Classic.
November 2, 2014 - 9:45pm
DAVENPORT, Iowa -- A goal in the 67th minute proved to be the difference for second-seeded St. Ambrose, who held off a determined Mount Mercy squad in the quarterfinals of the Midwest Collegiate Conference Women's Soccer Tournament on Saturday.


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