Summer 2009

Musser '09 Memorializes Mother in Tabletops on the Hilltop
Alumni / Summer 2009

Musser '09 Memorializes Mother in Tabletops on the Hilltop

Family has always been an important part of Tenille Musser’s life. After her mother was killed in a tragic car accident in December 2004, family means even more to her. It was with her mother in mind that Musser, a nursing major from Clarence, Iowa, decorated a table for the […]

Alumni / Summer 2009

Dickinson ’02 Wins SIFE National Alumnus of the Year Award

Mount Mercy alumnus Tony Dickinson ’02 has been awarded the Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) National Alumnus of the Year Award. The award recognizes the achievement of one outstanding SIFE Alumnus who has used his or her SIFE experiences to excel in life and in his or her chosen career, […]

Mount Mercy's Alumni Relations Coordinator Jumps In
Alumni / Summer 2009

Mount Mercy's Alumni Relations Coordinator Jumps In

Mount Mercy is proud to announce that Alisa Newman ’06 has been hired as alumni relations coordinator. She began her duties April 20, which involve spearheading the alumni relations program, including event planning, alumni recognition, and communication with and cultivation of alumni. As alumni relations coordinator, Newman also collaborates with […]

Capecchi '04 makes (and writes) National Bylines
Alumni / Summer 2009

Capecchi '04 makes (and writes) National Bylines

Mount Mercy’s strong journalism and English programs have honed the writing talents and creativity of many budding reporters, authors and poets — possibly none more so than Christina Capecchi ’04. Capecchi came to Mount Mercy from Minnesota, and knew that she wanted to focus on writing, both as a hobby […]

Koolbeck '86 Lends Expertise at Super Bowl XLIII
Alumni / Summer 2009

Koolbeck '86 Lends Expertise at Super Bowl XLIII

Tammy Koolbeck, a 1986 graduate, attended Super Bowl XLIII in Tampa, Fla. with her firm VenuWorks, based in Ames, Iowa. Koolbeck and two other colleagues worked with the NFL Disability Services Team contractor, Madden and Patton, and spent almost two weeks preparing and managing a team of 90 staff members […]

Bossard '05 Receives Law Enforcement Award
Alumni / Summer 2009

Bossard '05 Receives Law Enforcement Award

Iowa City Police Officer Jeremy Bossard ’05 recently received the 2008 Richard W. “Dick” Lee Award. The award, established in 1999 in order to honor the life work of Captain Dick Lee, recognizes individuals for their professionalism, compassion for citizens and other officers, and unique and effective ways of accomplishing […]

Alumni / Summer 2009

New Hall of Fame Inductees!

New Mount Mercy Hall of Fame inductees Alicia Aho Voight ’00 and Kristen Hogbin Volentine ’01 (seated) take a moment to smile for the camera alongside several teammates during the Alumni Games & Hall of Fame weekend March 7. The women golfers had many supporters, including (l–r) teammate Stephanie Bott […]

Alumni / Summer 2009

Four Sisters of Mercy Celebrate 220 Combined Years of Service

Four Sisters of Mercy recently celebratedmilestone anniversaries. Celebrating 60 years as Sisters of Mercy are Sister Mary Kurt and SisterTheresa Ann Spitz. Celebrating golden jubilees of 50 years as Sisters of Mercy are Sister Emily Devine and Sister Loretta Thul. A Mass honoring their 220 combined years of service was […]