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Mount Mercy University names new president

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Laurie Hamen Laurie Hamen
CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) - Mount Mercy University announced Friday that Laurie Hamen will be the university's ninth president.

Hamen was introduced at a campus event and will begin her term as president in early 2014.

Hamen currently serves as vice president for enrollment management at North Central College in Naperville, Ill.

She has been with the college for 18 years and has more than 30 years experience in student affairs, enrollment management, athletics, academics and grant procurement.

Dr. Norm Nielsen will continue to serve as interim president until Hamen begins. 
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