Mount Mercy is pleased to announce August 2014 graduates. Congratulations to all! Stay connected to Mount Mercy by liking the Mount Mercy Alumni Facebook page.
Anna Adam, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Magna Cum Laude
Marissa Albracht, Bachelor of Arts
Jennifer Amos, Bachelor of Business Administration
Estelle Armstrong, Master of Arts
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- After a scoreless first half, the Mount Mercy women's soccer team drilled four second-period goals and cruised to its fourth-straight win, 4-0, over Harris-Stowe (Mo.) on Monday at Lower Kingston Field.
ONALASKA, Wis. -- Junior Meg Monson had a two-stroke lead after Saturday's opening round, then shot a 2-over-par 74 on Sunday to close out a nine-stroke victory at the Viterbo (Wis.) Invitational at La Crosse Country Club.
Laurie M. Hamen, J.D., will be inaugurated as Mount Mercy University’s ninth president on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014. The 2 p.m. installation ceremony will be held in the Hennessey Recreation Center gymnasium on Mount Mercy’s campus.
LA CROSSE, Wis. -- Senior Tyler Keith raced to a four-second victory in the men's 8K and junior Liz Mosbach was runner-up in the women's 5K at Saturday's Border Battle hosted by Viterbo (Wis.) at Pettibone Park.
Doug Brock will become Mount Mercy University’s vice president for finance and business operations this September. Brock, a CPA, brings 20 years of financial expertise to the role.
“Doug has exhibited a true passion for the Mercy mission, not only professionally, but through his community volunteer work as well,” said Mount Mercy President Laurie Hamen. “We’re pleased to welcome him to campus this fall.”
Brock obtained his M.A. in accounting from the University of Iowa and looks forward to utilizing his skills in the nonprofit sector.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Mount Mercy's Meg Monson won two tournaments in as many days, leading the Mustang women's golf team to the title at the Spirit Hollow Invitational and a runner-up finish at the Fighting Scots Invitational.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- The Mount Mercy men's and women's cross country held on to the Coe-Stang Trophy on Friday night, defeating Coe by a combined score of 45-71 at the second annual Five Seasons Duel at Morgan Creek Park.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- After their first loss of the season earlier in the week, the Mount Mercy men's soccer team turned things around with a pair of shutouts over Benedictine at Springfield (Ill.) and Mount Marty (S.D.) this weekend.
Vocalists from the Vocal Arts Studio of Dr. Bradley T. Barrett will present a benefit performance in support of Mount Mercy University’s music department on Thursday, Sept. 11 at 7:30 p.m. in Warde Hall’s Stello Performance Hall on Mount Mercy’s campus. Artists will present magnificent arias from cherished operas.
Mount Mercy University will welcome alumni back to campus to celebrate Homecoming on the Hill Sept. 29 – Oct. 5, 2014.
“In Linn County alone, nearly 6,000 Mount Mercy graduates help shape Iowa’s Creative Corridor and contribute to the vibrancy of their communities,” said Catherine Shafer, executive director for advancement services. “Homecoming offers an opportunity for alumni to reconnect and reminisce with old friends and while enjoying campus with their families.”
GALENA, Ill. -- Jacob Selander's torrid back nine led to an even-par 72 and medalist honors, leading the Mount Mercy men's golf team to a runner-up finish at Tuesday's Clarke Fall Invitational at Eagle Ridge North Golf Course.
MARION, Iowa -- Meg Monson and Madison Goodfellow finished in the top five, leading the Mustang women's golf team to a season-opening win at their own Mount Mercy Fall Invitational on Friday and Saturday at Hunters Ridge Golf Course.
JOLIET, Ill. -- Sophomore midfielder Kevon Farquharson scored twice and sophomore goalkeeper Goar Kempf-Heitlinger stopped five shots to lead the Mount Mercy men's soccer team to a 3-1 defeat of St. Francis (Ill.) on Tuesday.
Mount Mercy University will honor the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas West Midwest Community with celebration events in honor of the Sisters’ longstanding support and contributions to the university over its 86 year history.
During events this fall, the university will rededicate its University Center as “Sisters of Mercy University Center” in homage to the steadfast support of the Sisters since they founded Mount Mercy in 1928.