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24Apr, 2017

McPherson Student Wins Top Place in State Research Competition

April 24th, 2017|Academics|0 Comments

Nathan Finch, senior biochemistry major at McPherson College, took first place in the Kansas Academy of Sciences meeting in Hays, Kansas on Saturday April 8, 2017. Finch, a native of Lindsborg, won the undergraduate research competition with his presentation, “The Effect of pH on Gossypol Inhibition of Rabbit Muscle Lactate […]

23Jan, 2017

‘For Colored Girls’ at McPherson College Gives Attention to Frequently Unheard American Voices

January 23rd, 2017|Academics, Campus Events|0 Comments

With a title like “for colored girls who have considered suicide / when the rainbow is enuf,” the upcoming play at McPherson College will clearly be anything but “easy.”

Jd. Bowman, associate professor of theatre, said challenging audiences was one of his most important reasons for selecting the landmark play by […]

13Jan, 2017

McPherson College Holds Second Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition

January 13th, 2017|Academics, Campus Events|0 Comments

Sometimes it’s recognition from a stranger that means the most.

That’s the idea behind the second annual McPherson College Juried Student Art Exhibition, on display now through Feb. 5 in Friendship Hall on the campus of McPherson College. It will conclude with a reception for the student artists on that date […]

11Jan, 2017

Lindsborg, Salina Students Receive Scholarships to Participate With McPherson College Bands

January 11th, 2017|Academics|0 Comments

McPherson College is pleased to announce the signings of two fantastic incoming players for fall 2017 – Myriah Webster resident of Lindsborg, Kan., and Marquette native; and Bailey Miller of Salina, Kan.

Webster has committed to play baritone saxophone and Miller has signed to play clarinet for McPherson College, with both […]

22Dec, 2016

McPherson College Announces Honor Roll, Honorable Mention for Fall 2016

December 22nd, 2016|Academics|3 Comments

McPherson College has recognized its highest academic achievers in their fall 2016 Honor Roll and Honorable Mention students. To qualify for the Honor Roll, students must be a full-time student and earn a grade point average of 3.55 or higher during the previous term. Students earning a grade-point average from […]

8Dec, 2016

Senior Visual and Graphic Art Shows Cap Off Undergraduate Careers at McPherson College

December 8th, 2016|Academics|0 Comments

McPherson College visual art students achieve an amazing amount of work over their years of study, and their senior shows represent their opportunity to put all of that hard work on display.

Currently on display in the college’s Friendship Hall through Dec. 9 are more than 75 works of art including […]

7Dec, 2016

McPherson College, McPherson Museum Partner for Internship Opportunity

December 7th, 2016|Academics, Career, President's Office|0 Comments

Building on decades of partnership and cooperation, the McPherson Museum and Arts Foundation and McPherson College have announced a new internship program designed to provide students the opportunity to real work experience in a variety of degree paths while helping the museum continue in its mission of preserving the history […]

15Nov, 2016

McPherson College Band Concert Offers Selections on Theme of ‘The Ascension’

November 15th, 2016|Academics, Campus Events|0 Comments

The McPherson College band program went from just eight members four years ago to 57 members this semester. With that astounding increase, the theme for this Sunday’s band concert of “The Ascension” seems particularly appropriate.

Kyle Hopkins, associate professor of music and director of bands, said he was impressed not only […]

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 […]