Posts Tagged ‘Alumni’

Michael Kaduce receives Part-Time Faculty Member of the Year Award

Michael Kaduce ’09, BS, NREMT-P, received the Part Time EMS Instructor of the Year Award. This award was presented by the Iowa Emergency Medical Services Association at the 23rd Annual Iowa Emergency Medical Services Association (IEMSA) conference held in Des Moines on Saturday, November 10, 2012....
Spring 2013 | Alumni | Read More

Family honors mother during special mass

On what would have been Rose Mary Klein Schaefer’s 89th birthday, her family and friends gathered with the Mount Mercy community to celebrate her legacy in a special way. When Schaefer JC’42 passed away in September 2011, her family designated a memorial fund in her name, the gifts of which would...
Summer 2012 | Alumni | Read More

Class Notes

Class News 1970s Frank Usher ’73, appointed to Managing Consultant, Alsbridge Consulting, Dallas, Texas. Jim Rogers ’74, appointed to Administrative Director, Laboratory, Mercy Hospital, Iowa City, Iowa. Joyce Nelson Shellhart ’77, second edition of Joyce’s book, Dress to Impress,...
Summer 2012 | Alumni | Read More

Futures. Unlocked. Holding the Key to discovery.

Futures. Unlocked. Holding the Key to discovery.
Dynamic internships. Challenging clinicals. Spiritual and emotional growth. Mount Mercy students embrace new scenarios and environments throughout their academic career, and along the way, learn to unlock a deeper level of learning that transforms a single humble classroom into a dynamic teaching environment....
Spring 2012 | | Read More

Service: A common denominator

A service-minded institution can look like many things. Service can be reflected in a mission statement or capitalized by service-oriented curriculum. It can be the job of a single campus department, or better yet, it can be woven into the fabric of the entire institution. What does a mission of service...
Summer 2011 | | Read More

Graduate called to serve in South Africa

Graduate called to serve in South Africa
Molly Weldon Lengeman relies on her faith every day as she serves as teacher and mentor to neglected and sick children in Kokstad, South Africa. When she graduated from Mount Mercy in 2009 with degrees in psychology and fine arts, she never imagined that she would be called to serve nearly 9,100 miles...
Summer 2011 | Alumni | Read More

Criminal Justice alumni recognized with top honors by Cedar Rapids Police Department

Jennifer Roberts '97, Officer of the Year. Photo submitted by CRPD Mount Mercy’s criminal justice alumni received top honors during the 2011 Cedar Rapids Police Department Annual Awards Ceremony on May 19, 2011. Jennifer Roberts ’97, from Marion, Iowa, was honored as Officer of the Year. Christopher...
Summer 2011 | Alumni | Read More

AEGON partnership recognized

Mount Mercy alumni have always had a strong presence with leaders in local corporate fields. Last March, alumni employed by AEGON Transamerica recently celebrated one such partnership with a reception held at the Presidential Home. With a strong reputation for supporting Mount Mercy through endowed scholarships,...
Summer 2011 | Alumni | Read More

Homecoming on the Hill: Alumni, Family and Friends Weekend

Homecoming on the Hill: Alumni, Family and Friends Weekend
Homecoming 2010, October 2–3, offered alumni a special opportunity to reconnect with former classmates and share Mount Mercy with their family and friends. Classes celebrating a milestone reunion in 2010 included 1960, 1965, 1970, 1975, 1980, 1985, 1990, 1995, 2000 and 2005. Professor of Biology Will...
Spring 2011 | Alumni | Read More

Mount Mercy and Rockwell Collins celebrate partnership

Mount Mercy and Rockwell Collins celebrate partnership
Mount Mercy alumni employed by Rockwell Collins gathered for a reception at the Mount Mercy Presidential Home last September. President Blake and Rockwell Collins CEO Clay Jones co-hosted the event, which celebrated the unique partnership between the two organizations. More than 500 alumni are employed...
Spring 2011 | Alumni | Read More