News Archive

October 24, 2012 - 10:25pm
LA CROSSE, Wis. -- League-leading Viterbo (Wis.) wrapped up at least a share of the Midwest Collegiate Conference title tonight with a 25-18, 25-10, 25-19 sweep of Mount Mercy in league action at R.W. Beggs Senior Gymnasium.
October 24, 2012 - 1:36pm
Mount Mercy University is celebrating the commitment of its Board of Trustees to the university during the annual Trustees Week October 22 – 26. Trustees will have an opportunity to engage with faculty, staff and students in the classroom as well as other campus activities.
October 23, 2012 - 7:00am
Mount Mercy University will welcome Rt. Rev. John Klassen, O.S.B., bio-chemist and abbot of the Benedictine Community, St. John's Abbey in Collegeville, for the annual Aquinas Lecture on October 25 at 7:00 p.m. in Betty Cherry Heritage Hall on the Mount Mercy campus. The lecture is free and open to the public; seating may be limited. A shuttle service will be available for those needing assistance from the parking lot to the entrance.
October 22, 2012 - 10:15pm
OSKALOOSA, Iowa -- For the second time this season, Mount Mercy junior midfielder Juan Maffey has been named the Midwest Collegiate Conference Offensive Player of the Week after leading the Mustangs to a pair of wins and the second seed in the conference tournament.
October 22, 2012 - 9:50pm
OSKALOOSA, Iowa -- Junior goalkeeper Jerica Christensen was named the Midwest Collegiate Conference Defensive Player of the Week for the second time this fall as the Mount Mercy women's soccer team earned home field advantage in the quarterfinals of the MCC Tournament for the first time in school history.
October 22, 2012 - 9:15pm
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- Mount Mercy ran against some of the top competition in the country over the weekend, finishing 19th in a field of 34 teams at the NAIA Great Lakes Invitational at Riverside Park.
October 22, 2012 - 8:30pm
OSKALOOSA, Iowa -- Freshman Liz Mosbach was named the Midwest Collegiate Conference Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week for the fourth time this season after leading Mount Mercy at the NAIA Great Lakes Invitational on Saturday at Riverside Park in Grand Rapids, Mich.
October 22, 2012 - 11:00am
Mount Mercy University will present the 1952 play by American playwright Arthur Miller, The Crucible, November 16 - 17 at 7:30 p.m., and November 18 at 1:30 p.m. in Mount Mercy's McAuley Theater. Seating will be arranged in the round, providing a unique vantage point for the audience, and will be limited. Reservations in advance are strongly recommended - tickets will go on sale Monday, October 22. Those with handicapped needs are encouraged to notify the university in advance so appropriate accommodations can be made.
October 18, 2012 - 11:00am
Mount Mercy University will host the dynamic and energetic Teatro del Pueblo traveling theatre troupe for their full stage production of Doña Rosita’s Jalapeño Kitchen. The play will be held on Tuesday, October 23, at 7:00 p.m. in the McAuley Theater on Mount Mercy's campus, and is free and open to the public. Seating may be limited.
October 17, 2012 - 11:35pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- With only three league matchups left on the schedule, Mount Mercy needed a win over St. Ambrose on Wednesday night to boost their hopes of hosting an opening-round playoff match, but the Mustangs couldn't get it done in a three-set loss to the Queen Bees at Hennessey Recreation Center.
October 17, 2012 - 11:10pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Mount Mercy found itself trailing less than two minutes into Wednesday's non-conference match with Culver-Stockton (Mo.), but scored five unanswered goals the rest of the way in a 5-1 victory over the Wildcats at Lower Kingston Field.
October 17, 2012 - 10:50pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- After a scoreless first half, things picked up after the break as Culver-Stockton (Mo.) defeated Mount Mercy, 3-1, in a non-conference women's soccer match on Wednesday at Lower Kingston Field.
October 16, 2012 - 10:20pm
SILVIS, Ill. -- Mount Mercy squared off with some of the top competition in the nation and finished second at the season-ending NAIA Midwest Invitational on Monday and Tuesday at the TPC at Deere Run.
October 16, 2012 - 9:35pm
PANA, Ill. -- The Mount Mercy women's golf team wrapped up the fall season with a sixth-place finish at the Oak Terrace Fall Invitational over the weekend at Oak Terrace Resort.
October 15, 2012 - 10:20am
JOLIET, Ill. -- Mount Mercy avenged an early-season loss to Trinity International (Ill.) with a three-set sweep of the Trojans in the final match of the Big Guns Classic hosted by St. Francis (Ill.) on Friday and Saturday at the Sullivan Center.
October 11, 2012 - 12:07pm
Mount Mercy University is offering information sessions about its graduate programs in October and November. Graduate programs available include Master of Business Administration, Master of Marriage and Family Therapy, Master of Science in Nursing, and Master of Arts in Education. Classes are held on weeknights and/or Saturdays, accommodating busy, working adults.
October 10, 2012 - 9:55pm
DAVENPORT, Iowa -- The St. Ambrose women's soccer team limited the Mount Mercy offense to only two shots and defeated the Mustangs, 3-0, in a Midwest Collegiate Conference match on Wednesday.
October 10, 2012 - 9:30pm
DAVENPORT, Iowa -- Mount Mercy put more shots on goal, but St. Ambrose made one of theirs count and that's all the Bees needed to hand the Mustangs a 1-0 loss in Midwest Collegiate Conference men's soccer on Wednesday.
October 10, 2012 - 5:10pm
The Arc of East Central Iowa recognized Mount Mercy University's Master of Business Administration program as the winner of the Business Supporter of the Year for 2012. The university received the award at The Arc's Annual Meeting and Awards presentation. The Arc's Executive Director Delaine Petersen nominated Mount Mercy for the award.
October 10, 2012 - 3:00pm
OSKALOOSA, Iowa -- Mount Mercy senior Brittney Thomas picked up her fifth athlete of the week award on Monday, earning Midwest Collegiate Conference Volleyball Hitter of the Week honors for Oct. 8.