Where Mercy Girls Become Women of Mercy

Student Teachers Add Value

Student teachers can enhance the educational environment in many ways. Mercy was fortunate to have three student teachers to help this semester. They included Logan Brewster, Theology 10 with Melissa Regele and Theology 11 with Julie Vankat; Megan Han, Algebra I, Directed Algebra I and Pre-Calculus with Maria Hahn…

Kopp Named Symphony Debutante

Senior Lauren Sharon Kopp has been selected as an Omaha Symphony Debutante. She along with 43 other debutantes and 40 stags (men) will be formally introduced at the Omaha Symphony Debutante Ball on December 27, 2016.

Lauren and her family are being honored because of their dedication to service and…

Dance Recital May 1

Mercy High School ’s dance recital will be Sunday, May 1 at 6:00 p.m. in Franey Hall. Twenty-two dancers will be involved in 13 dances, nine of which are student-choreographed. These dances include such dance styles as Ballet, Modern, Jazz, and Hip Hop. Admission is free.

May Crowning: A 60-Year Tradition

 

Since Mercy High School opened its doors 60 years ago, the school has recognized the Catholic tradition of honoring Mary in May by crowning her stature with a crown of flowers. This year May Crowning is May 9 at 7 p.m. in the gym at Mercy High School, 1501…

Giving Her Confidence to Lead

She works for one of North America’s largest construction and engineering organizations and she credits Mercy with giving her the confidence to lead and take on new challenges.

Julie Pentis Link ’02 is a University Recruiting Manager for Kiewit Corporation. She leads recruitment efforts for Kiewit’s Corporate Office and Infrastructure…

Music, Art Awards Presented

Numerous student awards were presented at the 2016 Spring Concert and Art Show.

Seniors Vivian Parr, Maggie Vankat and Mary Jandrain received the Sister Catherine Franey Award, tying for the top music honor given to a senior at Mercy. Chosen for Nebraska School Activities Association (NSAA) Academic All-State honors were…

Graduate Named Alumnae Relations and Events Manager

Katy Butts ’03 has been selected as Mercy High School’s Alumnae Relations Director and Events Manager effective May 1. In that role she will be responsible for developing and cultivating relationships with Mercy alumnae, including leading the Alumnae Council, as well as managing broad aspects of Alumnae Relations and major…

Mercy Hosts 11th Annual Clash of the Classes Soccer Invitational

Mercy High School will host its 11th annual “Clash of the Classes,” Varsity Soccer Invitational April 28 and April 30 at Creighton University’s Morrison Soccer Stadium.

Teams included in this year’s event are: Burke High School Bulldogs, Marian High School Crusaders, Mercy High School Monarchs and the Lincoln Pius X…

Wine & Art Social April 28

The Alumnae Council would like to invite all Women of Mercy for a wine and painting social, Cheers with Your Peers, on April 28.  The event will be held in Franey Hall from 7:00-9:00 p.m. and will cost $35 per attendee.

Canvas & Cabernet Guiding Artist, Stacia Slezak Luther ’01…

Spring Concert & Art Show, April 26

Music and art will combine at Mercy High School’s Spring Concert and Art Show, April 26, at 1501 S. 48th St. Artwork will be displayed beginning at 6:30 p.m. followed by the Choir Concert and Art and Music Awards in Franey Hall.

The Art Show, which begins April 26, will continue…