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May 14: Commencement Ceremony

May 14: Honors Convocation

May 14: Nursing Pinning

May 14: Blessing of Graduation

May 4: Commencement schedule 2023

May 1: All you need to know for graduation

Important Announcement from the Times:
April 19: Times to become fully online in fall 2023

May 1: All you need to know for commencement 2023

Spring arrives on the Hill

March 22, 2023–A student walks by early flowers blooming between Basile Hall and Warde Hall. (Times photo by Gloria Osei Tutu)
March 22, 2023–Another group of flowers in the same garden, with Basile Hall in the background (Times photo by Gloria Osei Tutu)

Current News:

May 4: Olson will miss this year for son’s ceremony

May 4: Hat time!

May 4: Lavender speaker notes problems living in Iowa

April 20: IWU set to close in May MMU hosts visit day for potential transfers

April 20: Survivor’s story Many have misconceptions about human trafficking

April 20: Student writings to aid centers

April 20: Holocaust survivor’s story

March 30: Balancing the budget MMU acting to recover from derecho, pandemic

March 30: Olson: MMU rejects harmful remarks

March 30: Unsung Heroes get recognition they deserve at on campus event

March 2: Klein announces he is leaving Mount Mercy

March 2: Nursing-sociology major named Times editor


April 20, MMU fits active senior to a ‘T’

March 30: Illinois freshman has a drive for both golf and drag racing

March 2: Sophomore starts service dog club

Feb. 16: New student finds peace in piano


May 4: Iowa joinssad trend:anti-LGBTQ+ laws

May 4: Flashback: Memories of the MMU Times

May 4: Students from Japan note food, friendliness

April 20: Speaker cites evidence to believe in Jesus

March 30: Flashback: Memories from the MMU Times

March 30: Creed III: Does this mark the end of a franchise or beginning of a new one?

Feb. 16: Flashback: Memories of the MMU Times


May 4: Sports in Short

May 4: MMU freshman golfer breaks school record

May 4: MMU’s bowling teams strive for championship culture

April 20: Mustangs run riot against Clarke

April 20: Student athletes feel need to balance school, sport, make sacrifices to succeed

March 30: Mustangs pummel Tigers
Softball strong performance over two games set momentum for season

March 2: MMU bowler wins national amateur title

March 2: Sports in Short

March 2: Scrappy Mustangs fall to Grand View


May 4: Main lesson MMU taught: Be brave

May 4: Not a COVID kid College included cleaning the lint trap, learning TikTok

May 4: Homeless when I arrived; grateful for my new family

May 4: Change the world Live your MMU values beyond campus

May 4: No more stolen sisters

May 4: AI is evolving quickly, do we need to slow down?

April 20: Embracing our future

April 20: Trash talk takes over

March 30: Wanted: gender equity We should do more to support women

March 30: We are all humans, and deserve respect

March 2: President’s lecture sparks varying reactions

Campus Life:

April 20: Seeking inclusion

April 20: Flashback

March 30: Divided we fall?Olson argues in book that political schisms threatens democracy

March 2: Klein is leaving MMU at end of spring term

March 2: Prez’s lecture Speaker seeks ‘original’ feminism

Feb. 16: Rapid rise Bread Club quickly gains 60 students soon after start

Heads On The Hill

May 4: Graduation is getting closer

April 20: The Mount Mercy Times has decided to go all online this fall.

March 30: March is Women’s History Month

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