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29Sep, 2016

Inaugural Performance of Lingenfelter Artist Series At McPherson College Fills Theatre with Attendees

September 29th, 2016|Campus Events|0 Comments

The first performance of the Fern Lingenfelter Artist Series at McPherson College began not with the sound of piano music, but with the clink of more and more chairs being set out for the audience.

It was music to the ears of McPherson College – as it meant a full house […]

26Sep, 2016

McPherson College’s ‘Horizon Faculty Fellow’ Program Encourages Entrepreneurial Mindset Across Curriculum

September 26th, 2016|Entrepreneurship|0 Comments

Natural science, automotive restoration, education, and athletics are probably not the first subject to come to mind at the word “Entrepreneurship.”

But the “Horizon Faculty Fellowship” program at McPherson College continues to prove that characteristics of great entrepreneurs – creativity, innovation, perseverance – are not limited to a single major or […]

23Sep, 2016

President Schneider discusses diversity with campus

September 23rd, 2016|President's Office|1 Comment

President Michael Schneider’s statement on diversity and inclusion from Friday’s campus luncheon:

“Acts of discrimination and hate have become commonplace in national headlines and many institutions of higher education including our neighbor Bethany College have been hurt by its touch.

McPherson College has been and will always be a place that welcomes […]

22Sep, 2016

McPherson College Ranked Highly in Midwest Region By ‘U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges’

September 22nd, 2016|Academics, President's Office|0 Comments

Good news keeps coming for McPherson College at the start of the new academic year.

Most recently, “U.S. News & World Report” rated MC highly on its respected annual “Best Colleges Rankings” list for Regional Colleges Midwest. The national publication is widely considered the gold standard for rankings of colleges and […]

19Sep, 2016

McPherson College Achieves Milestones In Enrollment, Fundraising

September 19th, 2016|President's Office|0 Comments

McPherson College had a great year in 2015-2016, in just about any category one chooses to consider – enrollment, retention, and finances to name a few.

President Michael Schneider said the year’s success resulted from a community effort.

“The last two years we’ve made a real effort to work on our big […]

12Sep, 2016

McPherson College Football Remembers Student Assistant Coach at Sept. 17 Game

September 12th, 2016|Campus Events|2 Comments

McPherson College will honor the legacy of a faithful Bulldog at its home football game on Sept. 17.

Blake Reed was a student assistant coach of the MC football team and died from complications of muscular dystrophy in 2010. The Blake Reed Memorial Football Game on Saturday will honor Reed and […]

7Sep, 2016

Inaugural Performance of Lingenfelter Artist Series At McPherson College Features Pianist Stephen Beus

September 7th, 2016|Alumni, Campus Events|0 Comments

The inaugural performance of McPherson College’s Fern Lingenfelter Artist Series will include piano selections to appeal to a variety of tastes – from classic Franz Liszt to a sublime, modern work that uses only a few dozen notes.

Pianist Dr. Stephen Beus will be the featured guest performer at 4 p.m. […]

6Sep, 2016

McPherson College Art Professor Wayne Conyers Receives Prestigious Award from Kansas Art Education Association

September 6th, 2016|Academics|2 Comments

When Wayne Conyers first got the letter, he had to read it twice.

“My first thought was, ‘I have to have read that wrong,’” Conyers said.

But he was right the first time: The Kansas Art Education Association has named him Outstanding Art Educator-Higher Education for 2016-2017.

“I was shocked because it was […]

23Aug, 2016

Homecoming 2016

August 23rd, 2016|Alumni, Campus Events|0 Comments

Join us for Homecoming Weekend October 14-16, 2016
Alumni class reunions for 1956, 1961, 1966, 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011. Special reunion for Track & Field/Cross Country and an open house for the 40th Anniversary for Auto Restoration.

See schedule and registration information.

 

 

22Aug, 2016

Opening Art Exhibition at McPherson College Features Engaging, Surrealistic Paintings of Joel T. Dugan

August 22nd, 2016|Campus Events|0 Comments

With just 17 works, one would expect the “What I Wish I Would Have Known” art exhibition at McPherson College to be a small one.

But visitors to the show will probably be initially struck by the sheer size of Joel T. Dugan’s paintings – most are huge at least four […]