Posts Tagged ‘international programs’

Traveling Far. Thinking BIG

It has been said that all the world is a book, and that those who do not travel read only a page. Though nestled comfortably in the heartland of Iowa, Mount Mercy University students are discovering greater opportunities to travel outside the Midwest.  Students are taking advantage of the experiences...
Spring 2011 | | Read More

Mount Mercy Awarded Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence

The addition of a Fulbright Scholar-in- Residence for the Fall 2009 and Winter 2010 semesters will add to Mount Mercy’s unique blend of international students and faculty. Dr. Libor Práger, a professor at Palacky University in Olomouc, Czech Republic, will teach English and film studies courses. The...
Summer 2009 | On Campus | Read More

College Cements Focus on International Experiences

  President Blake greets Dr. Josef Jarab, Rector (President) Emeritus of Palacky University. Today’s college students are increasingly seeking a higher educational experience that prepares them for the global marketplace, and recent developments at Mount Mercy ensure that students will have greater...
Winter 2009 | Academics | Read More

Service pilgrimage leads professor to ask questions about faith

Service pilgrimage leads professor to ask questions about faith
Melody Graham was perched on a hilltop overlooking a majestic valley that — had she been in the United States — would have been land that only Hollywood stars could afford. Instead, in November 2007, Graham found herself sharing a blanket with an impoverished and dying African woman in a small village...
Fall 2008 | Academics | Read More