Post Tagged with: "University status"

Becoming a University
Academics / 2010 / Summer 2017 Unity Campaign Report

Becoming a University

Building on its reputation for high-quality, student-focused undergraduate education—and carrying forth its mission to meet the needs of our time—Mount Mercy launched its first master’s degree programs in 2008.

Personal stories highlight path to Mount Mercy University
Feature / Fall 2010

Personal stories highlight path to Mount Mercy University

The daily lives of students and faculty at an institution of higher education are incredibly varied. It’s fair to say that no two days are alike. In general, students fret about exams, pull all-nighters to finish term papers, socialize with friends over burgers and fries and catch a basketball game […]

Celebrating and re-branding Mount Mercy University
On Campus / Fall 2010

Celebrating and re-branding Mount Mercy University

With the impending launch of University status in August 2010, in 2009–10 the efforts of the institution focused on the rebranding of Mount Mercy as a university, rather than a college. The branding strategy for Mount Mercy University comes from a nearly four-year evaluation of the institution’s past identity. Months […]

Student, community support bolsters Unity projects
On Campus / Fall 2010

Student, community support bolsters Unity projects

“When you look at the geography of the campus, the University Center is right in the middle,” says senior Adam Kaefring, a business major from Solon, Iowa. “Because it is right in the middle of campus, it’s going to be easy for everyone to go to that spot. It will […]