Spring 2011

Mercy Week celebration rekindles traditions, highlights Mercy heritage
Archives / On Campus / Spring 2011

Mercy Week celebration rekindles traditions, highlights Mercy heritage

“I hope that what I say tonight makes a difference.” Such were the opening lines of an address by Sr. Mary Waskowiak, President of the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas during the annual Mercy Day lecture last September. The Mercy Day lecture was the closing event of Mercy Week, […]

Hagy serves as Fulbright Scholar
Academics / Archives / Spring 2011

Hagy serves as Fulbright Scholar

New language, new culture, new artwork — and new opportunities. Such were the discoveries of Mount Mercy Associate Professor of Art Kathryn Hagy when she stepped into her role as a Fulbright Scholar last summer. Hagy was awarded a prestigious Fulbright Senior Scholar grant by the United States Department of […]

Students sell coupons to raise money for service
Archives / On Campus / Spring 2011

Students sell coupons to raise money for service

Shopping for a bargain is common practice, but shopping for a volunteer opportunity is an entirely different objective. Each year, Mount Mercy’s Campus Ministry office helps empower students to raise funds for service trips by selling Younkers’ coupon books. By concentrating the profits on students’ travel fees, Campus Ministry has […]

Archives / On Campus / Spring 2011

Mount Mercy launches new external website

Last December, Mount Mercy launched a new website. More than just a cosmetic update, the new site reflects Mount Mercy’s identity as a University and features streamlined information architecture, revamped navigation and specialized features designed to reach Mount Mercy’s diverse audiences. Feature content throughout the site is focused on students, […]

Mount Mercy welcomes new campus minister
Archives / On Campus / Spring 2011

Mount Mercy welcomes new campus minister

Mount Mercy welcomed the newest member of the campus ministry team this past fall, Jesse Henkle ’00, who will serve as part-time campus minister. The position will provide added support to several areas, including the Mount Mercy Pastoral Council and Wednesday evening services. A graduate of Mount Mercy, Henkle was […]