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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 […]

6Dec, 2016

Merry Christmas from the McPherson College Singers

December 6th, 2016|President's Office|9 Comments

Enjoy this special holiday greeting from our mixed vocal ensemble the McPherson College Singers under the direction of Dr. Josh Norris.

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 […]

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 […]

18Jul, 2016

Chronicle of Higher Education Names McPherson College ‘Great College to Work For’ for Second Year Running

July 18th, 2016|President's Office|0 Comments

McPherson College received a significant national honor last year when the Chronicle of Higher Education named it a “2015 Great College to Work For.”

At the time, it was a high honor that seemed difficult to top. But in 2016, MC has, in fact, topped it.

The Chronicle announced on July 18 […]

19May, 2016

153 Graduate From McPherson College Class of 2016

May 19th, 2016|Academics, President's Office|0 Comments

Circles, bowls, and an empty podium were the key images for the McPherson College Class of 2016 to take with them from Commencement.

On May 15, MC recognized the accomplishment of the 153 graduating master’s and bachelor’s students – a class 20 percent larger than in 2015.

Dr. Becki Bowman, associate professor […]

12May, 2016

Automotive Expert Paul Russell Receives Honorary Doctorate from McPherson College

May 12th, 2016|Auto Restoration, President's Office|0 Comments

Paul Russell can point to the specific day he fell in love with cars. He was 16, and his friend took him for a ride in an Austin Healey “bug-eyed” Sprite. Its unique look, the thrum of its engine, and even the smell of the exhaust all drew him in.

“It […]

21Apr, 2016

Horizon Fund at McPherson College Gives Students Cash Grants to Explore Great Entrepreneurial Ideas

April 21st, 2016|Entrepreneurship, President's Office|0 Comments

An innovative electronic duck call, a coffee table created from an engine transmission, and a goal to start a new volunteer venture in order to compete in the Miss Kansas Pageant – all dreams that could come true thanks to the Horizon Fund at McPherson College.

The spring round of grants […]