Faculty & Staff Newsletter

August 9, 2022

Mercy Café Menu

Submitted by Steve Joyce

Mercy Café Menu

Enrollment & Employment One Stop Shop for Nursing Students

Mercy College and Mercy Health are inviting prospective nursing students to take the first step toward a nursing degree and securing employment at one location, in one day! Prospective students are to bring transcripts, and their resume and first talk to the Mercy College admissions team about registering for the upcoming semester, and then talk to Mercy Health recruiters about an entry-level position within the ministry. Nursing students working for the health system can receive tuition assistance that covers 100% of their education expenses.

Saturday, August 20
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

This event is exclusively for those who seek:
• Enrollment into a nursing program for Fall 2022
• Starting your career with Mercy Health*
• Access to 100% tuition-free education

*Eligible employees must work a minimum of 6 hours per week to qualify for tuition assistance.

Alumni Department Gearing Up for Busy August/September

Submitted by Hannah Bohn

See below for a full list of events where Alumni/Friends can be found:

  • Friday, August 12: Alumni Welcome at PA White Coat Ceremony
  • Thursday, August 18: Alumni Welcome at Nursing Pinning Ceremony
  • Friday, August 26: Alumni Welcome at PA Stethoscope Ceremony
  • Friday, August 26 – Sunday, August 28: Volunteering at German American Festival - Sign up to volunteer!
  • Friday, September 16: Networking at Detroit Tigers Game (Sponsored by Student Life)
  • Wednesday, September 21 – Thursday, September 22: Auxiliary Nutman Sale on Campus
  • Saturday, September 24 – Sunday, September 25: Alumni and Friends Weekend (Mercy Mile Walk, Alumni Reunion and Banquet, Mass, Brunch) - Register or order your alumni shirt!

Week of Welcome Information Table Fall 2022

Submitted by Marcus Dawson

The Week of Welcome is almost upon us! It is the week of August 28th to welcome our students, in-person!

The information table will be set up in the Madison Lobby (First floor) Monday, August 29th, Tuesday, August 30th, Wednesday, August 31st, and Thursday, September 1st. If you or your department has college-related information for students, please make copies and drop them off at Marcus Dawson's office M5710 Madison Building. The deadline to drop off your information will be 2:00 p.m. on Friday, August 26, 2022.

Please sign up for the information table for the Week of Welcome: sign up here!

Thank you for the help – we couldn’t do this without you! The sight of smiling, familiar faces means a great deal to our students.

Reminder: Booster Campaign Underway

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  • This summer, we’re celebrating those who are taking the next step to protect themselves and their loved ones with a “Booster Bonus” sweepstakes.
  • Now through Aug. 31, associates who’ve received a COVID-19 vaccine booster and submitted proof in Workday will be entered to win 10,000 Called to Shine points!
  • The vaccine booster is voluntary, but an important way to practice self-care and keep your loved ones and community safe.
  • The next sweepstakes winners will be selected on Sept. 1.
  • If you’ve already submitted your booster in Workday, you’re all set and eligible to win!
  • Find FAQs, instructions for entering proof in Workday and more on BSMH Central.


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