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Entrepreneurship News


3/4/13 In Kansas, a Young Investor Navigates the Stock Market
The Chronicle of Higher Education

2/24/13 Young baker gets a boost - College scholarship is competition finalist's reward

2/14/13 Second Annual JumpStart Kansas at McPherson College Gives Top Prizes to Inspirational Game, Custom Bra Business

1/31/13 Student-Run 'Etch' At McPherson College Will Offer Free Marketing, Graphics Services to Non-Profit Organizations

1/11/13 McPherson College Offers More Than $80,000 in Prizes For Kansas High School Entrepreneurs in Second 'Jump Start Kansas'

11/14/12 International Entrepreneur, Sign Flipper Gives Advice to McPherson College Students

6/15/12 McPherson College Global Enterprise Challenge Team Forges Panama Possibilities

3/29/12 Wichita’s Jack DeBoer to Present at Harter Business Lecture

3/23/12 McPherson College Receives State Support To Help Entrepreneurship Program Grow

2/16/12 Recycled Steel Water Bottle Business, Information Website for Teens Win $5,000 Grants in Jump Start Kansas

12/15/11 McPherson College Investment Class to Manage $100,000 of College Endowment

11/21/11 Winners of Global Enterprise Challenge: Panama at Propose Elementary School with 'Circular Model'

11/8/11 McPherson College Brings Out the Entrepreneur in its Students During Global Entrepreneurship Week


Horizon Fund Stories

Micro-grants of just $500 through the college’s Horizon Fund have made a significant difference in the lives of enterprising MC students.
See what Horizon Fund students are doing

Where are They Now?

An update on three grant recipients - now grads - from year one of the Horizon Fund.
Zack Gaddis, Emily James and Dale Schwartz



President Schneider is interviewed by KWCH (CBS) about the $1.2 million anonymous gift to entrepreneurship initiative.


Dr. Betsy Gatewood talks about the Entrepreneurship Fellow position and entrepreneurship at McPherson College.


President Michael Schneider introduces the Horizon Fund initiative to help fund students who have original entrepreneurial ideas.

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