Spring 2010

Alumni / Spring 2010

Who’s Who in Mount Mercy Criminal Justice Graduates

A sampling of law enforcement and corrections personnel in leadership positions who are Mount Mercy alumni: Former Linn County Sheriff’s deputy and current deputy U.S. Marshal Dennis Blome ’80 Cedar Rapids Police Department Captain (Ret.) Tom Erceg ’79 Linn County Sheriff’s Captain Rik Haendler ’81 Cedar Rapids Police Department Captain […]

Executive positions announced
Archives / On Campus / Spring 2010

Executive positions announced

Lonna Drewelow ’86 has been named vice president for institutional advancement. Drewelow has served Mount Mercy for more than 20 years, starting as capital campaign coordinator for the Vision for Tomorrow Campaign, which established the Busse Library. She has also served as director of alumni services, and most recently, as […]

Mount Mercy alumni honored during recognition luncheon
Alumni / Spring 2010

Mount Mercy alumni honored during recognition luncheon

Thirteen alumni were honored during the Homecoming 2009 Recognition Luncheon. The alumni honorees comprised one of the largest groups ever to be recognized—and for good reason, as each individual showcased remarkable contributions in fields ranging from nursing and philosophy to business and drama. The Certificate of Merit went to three […]

Stauffacher JC'31 Remembers 'River Swim'
Alumni / Spring 2010

Stauffacher JC'31 Remembers 'River Swim'

In her nearly 100 years, Frances McLaughlin Stauffacher JC’31 has witnessed many historic international events, progress and seasons of change at Mount Mercy, and has remained committed to helping others. Along with Sister Veronica Gorman JC’31, the duo represents Mount Mercy’s oldest living alumni. When Stauffacher entered Mount Mercy Junior […]