September 19, 2018 - 2:40pm
Moravia, Iowa - With one tournament under their belts, the Mount Mercy Men's Golf Team traveled to compete in The Warrior Challenge at The Preserve on Rathbun Lake. The tournament was hosted by the 2018 NJCAA Division 1 reining champions, Indian Hills CC. The competitive field of teams would play 36 holes on Monday followed by 18 on Tuesday.
September 19, 2018 - 7:15am
Dubuque, Iowa - Coming off an undefeated weekend at home, the Mustangs would hit the road to travel to Clarke University for their first Heart of America Conference match. Both teams are off to hot starts on the season. The Mustangs would battle until the very last set but unfortunately would fall just short losing 2-3 (14-25, 25-15, 18-25, 25-19, 10-15) to the Pride. This loss drops Mount Mercy to  13-4 on the season and 3-2 in the Heart of America Conference.In a match that was back and forth the entire time, the Pride started on their home court strong.
September 16, 2018 - 9:20pm
Galena, Ill. - The Mount Mercy Women's Golf Team collected another piece of hardware this weekend. The Mustangs battled the challenging South Course at Eagle Ridge Resort in Galena, Illinois and won. After day one, the Mustangs would sit atop the leaderboard with a team score of 339.
September 15, 2018 - 5:45pm
Cedar Rapids, Iowa - A weekend full of Mustang volleyball has come and gone. The results proved to be in favor of the Mustangs as they would collect two wins in Heart of America Conference play. This moves them to a 3-1 conference record and a 13-3 record on the season. Propelling the Mustangs to victory was the outstanding team effort, but most notably the combined 21 team blocks with a season-high 13 against Graceland University and eight against Peru State College.On Friday night, the Mustangs would face the Yellowjackets of Graceland University.
September 12, 2018 - 12:05am
Cedar Rapids, Iowa - After winning their home opener a week ago, the Statesmen came to town to end the Mustangs' seven-game winning streak. The loss pushes Mount Mercy to 1-1 in Heart of America conference play and gives them an 11-3 overall record. Despite the loss, the Mustangs are still off to the best start in 12 seasons.In the first set, the Mustangs would take the lead from the start. After the Statesmen tied it up at 11-11, the set would be neck and neck from there. The Mustangs would rally off four straight points after a timeout to close out the first set.
September 10, 2018 - 3:30pm
Marion, Iowa - After a Player of the Week worthy performance, Will Bruyeres (SR/Brisbane, Australia) led the Mount Mercy Blue Team to a third place finish among a very competitive field at Hunters Ridge Golf Course this past weekend.
September 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
Marion, Iowa - Despite over a week of heavy rains, the Mount Mercy Women's Golf Team was able to host the Klocke Family Classic this past weekend at Hunters Ridge Golf Course.
Linn County Connections is a consortium of natural science departments from local colleges, the Cedar Rapids Community School system, a number of conservation organizations and agencies, and various educational and environmental groups in Linn County. This fall's speaker is Julie Meachen from Des Moines University, and the title is “Adventures in Paleontology: Caving for Carnivores and other Ice Age Beasts." View the flyer.
Tuesday, September 25 
9:30 PM Late Night Breakfast Pep Rally | UC Commons
Wednesday, September 26 
11 AM-2 PM Bleed Blue & Gold T-Shirt Swap | UC Commons5-6 PM Mustang Clues Photo Scavenger Hunt | UC Commons
Thursday, September 27
11 AM-2 PM Spirit Day Activities | UC Commons

Whether it’s been days or years since your last visit to campus, we encourage you to be part of a weekend full of friends, memories, and exciting new activities happening on the Hill!
The use of excessive force by the police continues to strain relationships with certain historically marginalized groups in society. Retired police chief David Couper will examine this issue and provide recommendations to improve these relationships.

SPEAKERChief David Couper
Featuring the MMU Choir and Band.Directed by Dr. Gerry Kreitzer & Steve Stickney
Fresh Start Ministries is a faith-based organization that is committed to providing services to the inmates and staff of the Linn County Correctional Centers.
Unable to attend? Support Us!Mail checks to: Fresh Start Prison Ministry  PO Box 1322, Cedar Rapids, IA 52405 

SPEAKERJoseph Sheller, M.A.Associate Professor of Communications
SPEAKERDr. Kate O’NeillAssociate Professor of Strategic Leadership

SPEAKERRachael Murtaugh, M.S.Director of Sustainability and Stewardship
SPEAKERSDr. Tracy TunwallAssociate Professor of Business
Dr. Kris KeusemanAssociate Professor of Chemistry
» More info coming soon.
November 1, 2017 - 12:30pm
Mount Mercy University recognizes that hate is not a thing of the past—acts of hate occur not only across the world but also right here on campus. Accordingly, MMU employees and students stand united against hate and reaffirm our Mercy values of compassion and hospitality. Just because we differ from one another does not give us the right to express hate toward one another. Our differences are welcome; hate is not.
September 29, 2017 - 4:13pm
The Robert W. Plaster Athletic Complex is nearing completion. Student athletes began using the fields in early September. Landscaping comprises the majority of work remaining. A grand opening celebration will be held on Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017 at the complex.
September 17, 2017 - 12:00am
Sept. 17th is Constitution Day and President Hamen encourages students to embrace their rights to wish the Constitution a happy birthday!
August 2, 2017 - 1:43pm
Construction continues on the track, soccer, and baseball fields. Upon completion in August 2017, The Robert W. Plaster Athletic Complex will provide a permanent home for men’s and women’s soccer, men’s and women’s track and field, baseball, and softball.
May 16, 2017 - 2:17pm
Crews are hard at work installing artificial turf on the softball and track fields. Upon completion in August 2017, The Robert W. Plaster Athletic Complex will provide a permanent home for men’s and women’s soccer, men’s and women’s track and field, baseball, and softball.
April 28, 2017 - 1:37pm
Dr. Jacob Eisenbach was born in Poland in 1923. After the German army invaded his country in 1939, Jacob’s neighborhood in Lodz, a predominantly-Jewish ghetto, became a fenced-in prison camp. The war tore the Eisenbach family apart, taking his father, brother and sister (his mother passed away prior to the invasion). Only Jacob and his brother Sam survived.
March 6, 2017 - 12:48pm
The Mount Mercy men beat Missouri Valley 91-74 to advance to the Heart of American Conference Championship game. [Keep watching at…]
February 27, 2017 - 1:51pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (CBS 2, Fox28) — Mount Mercy's Enactus student group started a project last fall to help clean up the community and provide assistance to an organization affected by flooding in Cedar Rapids. [Keep reading at…] or [Learn more at…]
January 17, 2017 - 9:05am
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) — Today, people all across the country, including here in eastern Iowa, took time today to remember Dr. Martin Luther King Junior. Keep reading at…
November 15, 2016 - 1:14pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (CBS2/FOX28) — The meaning behind the anti-Trump protests can sometimes get lost in the noise, so in an effort to support those who are most vulnerable, many people are turning to a quiet act of solidarity. Some have chosen to clip one safety pin on their clothes to support those who might have felt attacked during Donald Trump’s campaign. David Butts, assistant director of diversity and engagement at Mount Mercy University, said it’s part of the ebb and flow of social movements.

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