CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- With the regular season winding down, the Mount Mercy softball team took a critical step toward home field advantage in the first round of the Midwest Collegiate Conference Tournament with a sweep of AIB on Tuesday at Tomahawk Park.
Mount Mercy University invites the community to share in its Multicultural Fair on Thursday, April 24, from 3-5:30 p.m. in the University Center Commons. The fair showcases the rich histories of cultures represented in Mount Mercy's student body, as well as promotes peace as a counter-culture initiative.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- William Penn came from behind to win the opener and Mount Mercy returned the favor in game two as the Statesmen and Mustangs split a Midwest Collegiate Conference baseball doubleheader at Ken Charipar Field.
LA CROSSE, Wis. -- Mount Mercy's three-game winning streak ended in the opener, but the Mustangs came back to win game two and earn a split with Viterbo (Wis.) in Thursday's Midwest Collegiate Conference softball doubleheader.
Mount Mercy will celebrate Shakespeare Festival April 22-26. The week-long fest is a unique collaboration between members of the music, English, and drama departments aimed to honor Shakespeare’s 450th birthday.
Tony Nickle, adjunct faculty in the music department, started the project as a part of the Voice Recital Series, a concert series that features professional opera singers.
WAVERLY, Iowa -- Mount Mercy won its second straight tournament and senior Ryan Schrimper took medalist honors after a 5-under-par 67 in the final round of the Wartburg Spring Invitational this weekend at Centennial Oaks Golf Course.
Dr. Jitka Stehnova, assistant professor of mathematics, will be a plenary speaker at this year’s Midwest Undergraduate Math Symposium (MUMS) in Indianola on April 11, 2014.
MUMS is one of the largest math conferences in the region, and is designed to foster student engagement and growth in the realms of mathematical sciences.
Mount Mercy faculty and students have led peer discussion in past years, but the 2014 event marks the first year Dr. Stehnova will address all symposium attendees.
One Mount Mercy University student is sharing her musical talents with the Cedar Rapids community. Freshman Julia Simons has been cast as Cosette, a lead character in Theatre Cedar Rapids’ production of the world-famous Les Misérables.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Senior center fielder Erica Soppe drove in a pair of runs and sophomore shortstop Carson Burgart added a two-run double in the nightcap as the Mount Mercy softball team split a Midwest Collegiate Conference doubleheader with Clarke on Tuesday at Tomahawk Park.
RIVERSIDE, Iowa -- Senior Ryan Schrimper finished at 2-under-par and junior Jack South posted a 1-under-par total at the Blue Top Ridge Invitational, leading the 19th-ranked Mount Mercy men's golf team to its second win of the 2013-14 season at Blue Top Ridge Golf Course.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Mount Mercy had lost six straight heading into Sunday's Midwest Collegiate Conference softball doubleheader with William Penn, but ended that slide in a big way, sweeping the Lady Statesmen, 9-7 and 4-3, at Tomahawk Park.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- The Mount Mercy baseball team got back-to-back wins for the first time this season, sweeping Clarke, 3-2 and 1-0, in Wednesday's Midwest Collegiate Conference doubleheader at Ken Charipar Field.
Almost all adults can recall some instance of brushing up against a bully during childhood. These kids usually took on the role of the tough guy who shoves kids to the end of the line at school, or perhaps a gossip who spreads vicious rumors about her peers.
BLUFFTON, S.C. -- The Mount Mercy women's golf team faced some stiff competition in its spring season opener on Friday, squaring off with a pair of top-15 teams at the Old South Challenge at Old South Golf Links.
Mount Mercy University Assistant Professor of Business Dr. Dina Clark traveled to the 2013 Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business – Southeast USA Chapter in Atlanta to present “The Challenge of Implementation of International Financial Reporting Standards: Russian Case” on Oct. 26, 2013.
International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) are intended to streamline business affairs into a language that is understandable at a global level.
Assistant Professor of Chemistry Joe Nguyen, Ph.D. will receive the Distinguished Iowa Science Teaching Award during an Iowa Academy of Science banquet in Fort Dodge on April 11, 2014.
Professor Nguyen was nominated by Mount Mercy colleagues in recognition of his exemplary work and innovative teaching style.
Nguyen, a distinguished researcher, joined Mount Mercy’s faculty in 2010 and has received numerous honors during his academic career including the Ray Q. Brewster Teaching Award.