Mercy Higher Education Annotated Bibliography

Affenito, Sandra G., Judy Artz, and Vivian Carlson. “Mercy Mission and Transformative Change: Evaluation of a Revised Governance Structure.” Journal of Catholic Higher Education 33, no. 1 (Winter 2014): 75–91.

Austin, Victor L. “What Makes a Mercy College.” The MAST Journal 14, no. 3 (2004): 40-42 

Bathgate, Michael. “Reading the Writing on the Wall: Visualizing One University's Mercy Mission in a Cosmopolitan World.” The MAST Journal 20, no. 1 (2010): 6-11.

Bertocci, Rosemary J., and Francis H. Rohlf. “Service Learning Assessment in General Education Courses.” The MAST Journal 18, no. 2 (2008): 10–14.

Bolster, Mary Angela, R.S.M. “Catherine McAuley: From the Edges of History to the Center of Meaning.” The MAST Journal 6, no. 2 (Spring 1996): 1–5.

-------. "Catherine McAuley, Her Educational Thought and Its Influence on the Origin and Development of an Irish Training College.” Ireland, n.d. [2003?].

Burns, Helen Marie, R.S.M. “Reflections on Sponsorship: One Congregation's Perspective.” In Sponsorship in the U.S: Theory and Praxis. Edited by Smith, Rosemary, S.C., Brown, Warren, O.M.I. and Reynolds, Nancy, S.P., 1–16.

-------. "Some Lasting Efforts for the 21st Century.” Veteran Educators: Renewed in Mercy, Chicago, IL, July 2009.

Butler, Josetta, R.S.M., and Claudette DwyerThat in Our Work the Church May Grow: A Report on the Overseas Education Program, 1959-1979. Chicago: Privately published, 1980.

Callahan, Kevin J. “General Education Assessment and Fulfilling the Mercy Mission at the University of St. Joseph.” Journal of Catholic Higher Education 33, no. 1 (Winter 2014): 47–62.

Carlow Roundtable 2007 Proceedings. Pittsburgh, PA: The Carlow University Press, 2007.

Carlow Roundtable 2008 Proceedings. Pittsburgh, PA: The Carlow University Press, 2008.

Carlow Roundtable 2009 Proceedings. Pittsburgh, PA: The Carlow University Press, 2009.

Carlow Roundtable 2011 Proceedings. Pittsburgh, PA: The Carlow University Press, 2011.

Carney, Sheila, R.S.M. “The Conference for Mercy Higher Education: One Congregation's Choice for Preserving Its Charism.” Journal of Catholic Higher Education 29, no. 1 (2010): 101–112.

Clough, Joy, R.S.M., and Susan Sanders, R.S.M. “Service Learning in a Catholic and Mercy Context.” The MAST Journal 18, no. 2 (2008): 20–26.

Conference for Mercy Higher Education. “Catholic Identity in Mercy: Core Statements about the Identity and Purposes of Institutions of Higher Education Sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy” (1993; 2010). 

-------. Life within the Stream of Mercy: Mission Development for Administration and Faculty. With the assistance of Jayme Hennessy, Helen Marie Burns, R.S.M., Leona Misto, R.S.M., Susan Sanders, R.S.M., Moya Dittmeier, and Martin Larrey. Privately published, n.d. [2009?].

-------. "Sponsorship: Board Talking Points” (2007). 

Crossen, Maureen, R.S.M. “Stepping Up to Catherine McAuley's Dance Called 'Right and Left' - Higher Education and Service-Learning, Mercy Style.” Watchung, NY, August 2003.

Daigler, Mary Jeremy, R.S.M. Through the Windows: A History of the Work of Higher Education among the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas. Scanton, PA: University of Scranton, 2000.

Dittmeier, Moya, and Eloise Rosenblatt, R.S.M., eds. “Proceedings of the Service-Learning and Civic Engagement Sympoisum.” Special issue, The MAST Journal 18, no. 2 (2008).

Dwyer, Claudette, ed. The Quality of Mercy: A Festschrift in Honor of Sister Mary Josetta Butler, R.S.M., 1904-1995. Chicago: Privately published, 1996.

Eisenhauer, Joseph G. “Charism and Commerce: Business Education in the Mercy Context.” Journal of Catholic Higher Education 33, no. 1 (Winter 2014): 93–117.

Farley, Margaret, R.S.M. “Wisdom, Dignity, and Justice: Higher Education as a Work of Mercy.” Gwynedd-Mercy College, June 15, 2006.

-------. "Wisdom, Dignity, and Justice: Higher Education as a Work of Mercy." Abridged.  The MAST Journal 16, no. 2 (2006): 3–8. 

Gottemoeller, Doris, R.S.M. “Higher Education and the 'Enduring Concerns' of the Sisters of Mercy.” The MAST Journal 6, no. 1 (1995): 33–36.

Hennessy, Jayme. “A Theological Statement: 'I Desire Mercy…': The Theological Foundations for Examining the Role of Mercy in Higher Education.” In Life within the Stream of Mercy. Published by the Conference for Mercy Higher Education,  13–23.

Jeffries, Rosemary, R.S.M., Patricia Koch, Ruth A. Burns, and Evelyn Quinn. “The Mercy University of New Jersey: Journey to Excellence.” The MAST Journal 16, no. 2 (2006): 27–32.

Jones, Michael B. “Global Feminism as an Effective Response to Terrorism, Political Extremism, and Poverty: Teaching a Non-Violent Alternative to the War on Terror.” The MAST Journal 20, no. 1 (2010): 31–36.

Lefebvre, Christen, and Amber Berry. “Service Learning in Guyana: The Interconnectedness of Mission, Student Development, and Guyanese Community Enrichment.” The MAST Journal 18, no. 2 (2008): 27–31.

McCarthy, Mary-Theresa, R.S.M. “Gabriel Redican, R.S.M.: The Early Days of Mercy Higher Education.” The MAST Journal 5, no. 3 (Summer 1995): 8-14.

Misto, Leona, R.S.M. “Mercy Spirituality, the Foundation for Compassionate Service” (2008). Mercy Illumines. 

O'Neill, Mary Aquin, R.S.M. “The Role of Higher Education in the Mission of the Sisters of Mercy and of the Catholic Church.” Address to the Board of the Conference for Mercy Higher Education, October 02, 2008.

Pharr, Christine M., and Caroline R. Pharr. “A Generational View of Sustainable Leadership in Education: Faculty and Administrative Perspectives.” The MAST Journal 20, no. 1 (2010): 55–61.

Reed-Bouley, Jennifer, and Ken Reed-Bouley. “Introducing Students to Social Analysis and Theological Reflection: Foundations for Facilitators of Service-Learning at Colleges and Universities Founded or Sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy.”

Reynolds, Mary, R.S.M. "Catherine the Educator" (2010).

Reynolds, Mary, R.S.M. "Root Values of Mercy Education." Cairns, North Queensland, Australia, March 2014.

Rittner, Carol, R.S.M. “Education: Our Heritage - Our Future.” The MAST Journal 9, no. 3 (Summer 1999): 24–32.

Rosenblatt, Eloise, R.S.M., ed. “Papers of the Conference for Mercy Higher Education: Transforming Hallmark: Education and Action for Justice.” Special issue, The MAST Journal 16, no. 2 (2006).

-------. "Proceedings of the CMHE Third Biennial Symposium: Becoming a Global Citizen in Mercy." Special issue, The MAST Journal 20, no. 1 (2010).

-------. "Promotion of Women's International Rights: Bedrock of Education for Global Citizenship." The MAST Journal 20, no. 1 (2010): 70–77.

Sanders, Susan, R.S.M. “Charisms, Congregational Sponsors, and Catholic Higher Education.” Journal of Catholic Higher Education 21, no. 1 (2010): 3–18.

Sanders, Susan, R.S.M., and Joy Clough, R.S.M. “Centers and Institutes for the 'Resource-Challenged' Catholic University.” Journal of Catholic Higher Education 30, no. 2 (2011): 221–238.

Sanders, Susan, R.S.M., and Michael O'Keeffe. “Being a University, Being Catholic, and Being in 'Good Standing' - The Catholic Identity Issue.” The MAST Journal 16, no. 2 (2006): 56–61.

Scott, Maureen, R.S.M. “The Idea of a Mercy University: A Conversation Between Catherine McAuley and John Henry Newman.” Chicago, IL, December 03, 2008.

Snyder, Mary H., Alice Edwards, and Richard W. McCarthy. “At the Intersection of Catholic and Mercy: There's an Elephant in the Room.” Journal of Catholic Higher Education 33, no. 1 (Winter 2014): 63–74.

Sproles, Karyn, Elizabeth McClintock, and Christopher Meaner. “Setting a Mercy Curriculum in Motion: The First-Year Learning Community as Campus-wide Collaboration.” Journal of Catholic Higher Education 33, no. 1 (Winter 2014): 33–45.

Stevens, Maryanne, R.S.M. “Mercy Higher Education: Culture and Characteristics” (2004).

Sullivan, Mary C., R.S.M. “Catherine McAuley and the Characteristics of Mercy Higher Education.” The MAST Journal 16, no. 2 (2006): 18–26.

-------. "[Untitled]: The Charism of Mercy as Yeast in the Life of a Mercy College or University." Pittsburgh, PA, August 18, 2010.

-------. "[Untitled]: Mercifulness as the 'Value Added' at a Mercy College or University." Chicago, IL, December 01, 2011.

Sunderman, Marilyn, R.S.M. “Dream Shaping/Dream Sharing: The Educational Vision of Catherine McAuley.” The MAST Journal 6, no. 2 (1996): 52–56.

Weigert, Kathleen M. “Emerging Themes for Catholic Higher Education.” The MAST Journal 6, no. 1 (Fall 1995): 20–28.

-------. "The Mercy Call to Learn and Serve for Social Justice." The MAST Journal 18, no. 2 (2008): 2–7.

Wheeler, Carol Estelle, R.S.M. Catherine: A Reflection on Values from the Mercy Tradition. Baltimore, MD: Privately published, 2002

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