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President’s Letter
Feature / On Campus / Summer 2017 Unity Campaign Report

President’s Letter

The Unity Campaign was Mount Mercy’s most successful fundraising effort in our nearly 90-year history. Because of the generosity of thousands of donors, and the tireless efforts of so many, we have a great deal to commemorate.

Ready for the future, remembering our past
January 2017

Ready for the future, remembering our past

On the Hill, our name is Mercy and our spirit is compassion, and there are few career fields in which this fact is more evident than nursing.

President’s Letter: When Success Follows
Spring 2016

President’s Letter: When Success Follows

The passion of Mount Mercy faculty and staff is to help prepare students to be profoundly successful at whatever they choose to do. The true measure of our success is found in our graduates putting their passion into action, how they define and achieve their personal success after graduating from Mount Mercy University.

President’s letter: Learning to discover
Fall 2015

President’s letter: Learning to discover

We have a mission at Mount Mercy to prepare and equip students with academic excellence. As a university we contribute to the global growth of knowledge through the research and creative work of our faculty and students. We are guided by our Catholic intellectual heritage to seek truth through faith […]

President’s letter: They deserve to finish
On Campus / Spring 2015

President’s letter: They deserve to finish

As I considered the stories for the Spring 2015 edition of the Mount Mercy Magazine, the themes of selfless service, compassion and mercy immediately came to mind. They always do when I think of what our students and alumni are accomplishing around the world! But if a picture is worth […]

Archives / Summer 2009

Funding and Finding Possibilities on the Hill

Simply Google the word “scholarship” and more than 46 million hits pop up with web resources offering guidance for aspiring college students and their families to afford a college education. For many of today’s prospective college students, the word scholarship conjures images of dollar signs — without which many students […]

Archives / Winter 2009

‘Purposeful Living’ Drives Campus Community

As we prepared and reviewed our feature stories for the Winter 2009 edition of the Mount Mercy Magazine, it was overwhelmingly apparent that the individuals profiled in the following pages are powerful, tangible, and living examples of how our campus community members carry out the mission of the College in […]

When Mission Matters…A Year to Remember
Archives / Fall 2008

When Mission Matters…A Year to Remember

When the Sisters of Mercy founded this institution, they could not have foreseen the great flooding that would occur nearly 80 years later, but the legacy they instilled in our character ensured that we would rise to the challenge. Never has it been more clear that we live in a […]

Archives / Summer 2008

Message from Mount Mercy President Christopher Blake

The Mount Mercy community is proud of the successes of the past academic year and of the achievements of the more than 400 students who graduated this year. Congratulations to those graduates and their families, and good luck to them as they begin their next journey in life! The summer […]