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10Nov, 2016

McPherson College Unveils Plans for New ‘Front Porch’ Along Kansas Avenue to Welcome Students, Guests

November 10th, 2016|Alumni, President's Office|0 Comments

When students and guests come to McPherson College today, they’re usually greeted by a small sign, a lawn, and a parking lot, but that’s soon to change dramatically.

MC recently unveiled plans for a new, more welcoming “front porch” at McPherson College along Kansas Avenue – which includes a new entrance […]

7Nov, 2016

Jazz Festival at McPherson College Showcases Outstanding Student Musicians

November 7th, 2016|Campus Events|0 Comments

When a high-caliber jazz musician asked Paxton Leaf to come on stage to improvise with him, one thought flashed through his mind.

“Don’t screw up,” Leaf thought.

The senior at McPherson High School didn’t need to worry. At the third annual McPherson College Jazz Festival on Nov. 3, the young trumpet player […]

4Nov, 2016

Horizon Fund at McPherson College Helps Record Number of Students Pursue Their Entrepreneurial Ideas

November 4th, 2016|Entrepreneurship|0 Comments

Horizon Fund recipients at McPherson College are the very definition of “entrepreneur”: creative people who solve problems in an innovative way.

This fall, Horizon Fund recipients presented a record number of ideas to solve problems in the world around them – everything online dating scams to a lack of authentic Mexican […]

1Nov, 2016

Father, Daughter to Speak on Church’s Role at End of Life for Religious Heritage Lecture at MC

November 1st, 2016|Campus Events|0 Comments

Death is a universal life experience.

Yet, Christian churches often go out of their way to avoid addressing it, clearly and frankly.

At McPherson College’s Religious Heritage Lecture on Nov. 6, Dr. Dale Goldsmith and Dr. Joy Goldsmith will critically examine this tendency.

“Death has become a topic that has been ignored,” Dale […]

1Nov, 2016

Speaker Discusses Law in Action (Figures) For College Students, Community at McPherson College’s Mohler Lecture

November 1st, 2016|Student Life|0 Comments

It may seem an impossible task: Inform college students about legal issues around social media, online safety, and appropriate online behavior.

Also, keep them interested.

Fortunately for attorney C.L. Lindsay, speaker at this year’s McPherson College Mohler Lecture on Oct. 27 and 28, he’s done this before and knows the secret – […]

28Oct, 2016

Weird, Wonderful Fun (And… Shh… Learning) Offered at McPherson College’s ‘Behavior Mania’

October 28th, 2016|Academics, Campus Events|0 Comments

Don’t let on. While the Behavior Mania event at McPherson College is mostly about fun, there’s also a huge helping of learning being served up as well.

The 8th annual event was an opportunity on Oct. 27 for high school students from around the area to learn more about psychology, sociology […]

27Oct, 2016

Green at McPherson College Named ‘Faculty of Distinction’

October 27th, 2016|Academics, Auto Restoration|0 Comments

A professor recently recognized among “Faculty of Distinction” sees the award as a recognition not so much of himself, but of the entire automotive restoration program at McPherson College.

Garrick Green, associate professor of technology at McPherson College, received the award from the Kansas Independent Colleges Association. Green has been the […]

25Oct, 2016

Jazz Festival at McPherson College to Involve Whole Community

October 25th, 2016|Campus Events|0 Comments

The McPherson College Jazz Festival will have something to offer everyone this year –area students, members of the community, and – now – a new opportunity just for McPherson College alumni.

The McPherson College Jazz Festival – now in its third year – will kick off with a public concert by […]

19Oct, 2016

McPherson College Names 2016 Homecoming King and Queen

October 19th, 2016|Student Life|0 Comments

McPherson College announced its 2016 Homecoming king and queen during homecoming weekend on Oct. 15 – Landon Stang of Limon, Colo., and Erika Doty of Ottawa, Kan.

Stang is an honor roll student majoring in physical education and health with a minor in business administration and management. He was nominated as […]

17Oct, 2016

Young Alumni Award Recipients Recognized for Career, Community Accomplishment

October 17th, 2016|Alumni|0 Comments

For some, finding one’s purpose in life is a freeway with a clearly marked onramp and smooth pavement.

But for people like the recipients of this year’s Young Alumni Award reward at McPherson College, purpose was found on a scenic, winding backwoods trail.

So for Kristen Reynolds of McPherson, Kan.; Todd Frankenbery […]