News Archive

October 9, 2012 - 4:40pm
OSKALOOSA, Iowa -- Mount Mercy senior forward Kandice Kiernan, who set a pair of school records in Saturday's victory at AIB, has been named the Midwest Collegiate Conference Women's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week for Oct. 8.
October 9, 2012 - 3:40pm
OSKALOOSA, Iowa -- Junior midfielder Juan Maffey scored game-winning goals in a pair of Mount Mercy victories last week, and that earned him the Midwest Collegiate Conference Men's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week award for Oct. 8.
October 8, 2012 - 10:50pm
WAUWATOSA, Wis. -- The Mount Mercy men's bowling team got a stellar debut by freshman Jeff McCann to lead the Mustangs at the 42nd Annual Midwest Collegiate Tournament at the AMF Bowlero.
October 8, 2012 - 10:10pm
WAUWATOSA, Wis. -- Freshman Samantha Smart was terrific in her collegiate debut over the weekend as the Mount Mercy women's bowling team opened the season at the 42nd Annual Midwest Collegiate Tournament at the AMF Bowlero.
October 8, 2012 - 2:40pm
BETTENDORF, Iowa -- Sparked by top-10 finishes by junior TJ Mosbach and senior Bryant Rader, the Mount Mercy men's cross country team placed third at the Fighting Bee Invitational on Saturday at Crow Creek Park.
October 8, 2012 - 2:20pm
BETTENDORF, Iowa -- With a pair of runners in the top 10, the Mount Mercy women's cross country team was third at the Fighting Bee Invitational on Saturday at Crow Creek Park.
October 8, 2012 - 8:00am
Mount Mercy University will welcome curator Susannah Koerber, vice president of collections and interpretation at the Indiana State Museum, for a special presentation of "Grottos in the Heartland" on Monday, October 8, at 7:00 p.m. in Donnelly 300.
October 5, 2012 - 1:20pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- The Mount Mercy Athletic Hall of Fame added four new members when Jess Mueller Dean '05, Justin Pegump '04, Jason Drewelow '04 and Jeremy Schlotterbeck '04 were inducted on Oct. 6 as part of the University's Alumni Games activities.
October 5, 2012 - 1:05pm
NEW YORK, N.Y. -- The Mount Mercy men's golf team has entered the Golf World/Nike Golf NAIA Coaches' Poll, which was released by the Golf Coaches Association of America on Wednesday.
October 3, 2012 - 10:45pm
DES MOINES, Iowa -- The Mount Mercy volleyball team had a great night offensively and won its fifth match in a row, defeating AIB, 25-15, 25-17, 25-9, in Midwest Collegiate Conference action on Wednesday at the AIB Activities Center.
October 2, 2012 - 10:40pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Senior forward Enrique Cortina set up junior midfielder Juan Maffey's goal in the 29th minute and the Mount Mercy defense made it stand up as the Mustangs edged Viterbo (Wis.), 1-0, in a Midwest Collegiate Conference men's soccer match on Tuesday at Lower Kingston Field.
October 2, 2012 - 10:25pm
OSKALOOSA, Iowa -- After setting a pair of career highs last week, Mount Mercy senior outside hitter Brittney Thomas was named the Midwest Collegiate Conference Volleyball Player and Hitter of the Week for Oct. 1.
October 2, 2012 - 10:20pm
GRANGER, Iowa -- Top 10 finishes by seniors Ryan Schlueter and John Milne propelled the Mount Mercy men's golf team to third place at the Grand View Invitational on Sunday and Monday at Jester Park.
October 2, 2012 - 10:10pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Viterbo (Wis.) remained unbeaten in the Midwest Collegiate Conference on Tuesday, defeating Mount Mercy, 5-0, in women's soccer at Lower Kingston Field.
October 1, 2012 - 11:10pm
OSKALOOSA, Iowa -- Great team performances at the Olde English Classic last weekend led to a pair of Midwest Collegiate Conference awards for cross country standouts Liz and TJ Mosbach.
October 1, 2012 - 10:05pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- After three rounds of golf this weekend, Mount Mercy came away with a pair of third-place finishes at the Grinnell Invitational and the Grand View Invitational.
October 1, 2012 - 8:37am
Mount Mercy University welcomed Dr. Christine Pharr on Thursday, September 27, as the keynote speaker for Mercy Day during Mercy and Mission Week activities at Mount Mercy. Pharr is the vice president for academic affairs at College of Saint Mary in Omaha, Neb.
September 27, 2012 - 3:54pm
Mount Mercy University has been awarded a $5,330 grant that will help bring over 20 new trees on campus as part of a project to enhance the university's sustainability efforts. Made possible by the Branching Out program through Alliant Energy and Trees Forever, 10 of the new trees will replace storm-damaged trees. A tree planting ceremony will be held on campus Thursday, October 4, at 2:30 p.m. on the Basile Hall patio.
September 27, 2012 - 2:56pm
Mount Mercy University's Janalyn Hanson White Gallery will display the works from the collection of Paula and Tom Van Deest during a special exhibit, "The Obsessive Visionary Art of Stephen J.M. Palmer and the Sacrificial Love Society." The exhibit, free and open to the public, runs October 12 – November 9. Gallery hours are Monday – Friday, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. A collector talk will be held on Friday, October 12, at 5:00 p.m. in Lundy Hall, Lundy 3, to celebrate the opening of this exhibit on campus.
September 27, 2012 - 9:00am
Mount Mercy University will welcome alumni to campus for Homecoming October 5 – 6. Special events include a spotlight on alumni emergency service careers, a balloon glow, wine tasting and live band and dance. Traditional favorites will also be held including alumni games, an alumni recognition luncheon, and alumni hall of fame induction.