posted Jan 31, 2013 06:23 PM in ACADEMICS
This concept has been central to McPherson College’s Freedom to Jump entrepreneurship initiative from outset of the program, and now a new student-run organization at the college will help prove the principle.
posted Jan 29, 2013 11:02 AM in CAMPUS EVENTS
When choosing one word to describe “RENT! School Edition” at McPherson College, “difficult” is a good choice. It contains not only challenging and dramatic rock music, but also subject matter that demands much of college students.
posted Jan 17, 2013 09:16 AM in CAMPUS EVENTS
The guest for the Harter Lecture on Feb. 8 at McPherson College - retired FBI agent Jeff Lanza - has more than 20 years of experience investigating corruption, fraud, organized crime, cyber crime, human trafficking and terrorism.
posted Jan 16, 2013 10:57 AM in CAMPUS EVENTS
Through Feb. 8, Friendship Hall at McPherson College will be filled with the work of professional artists Jim Rigg of Manhattan, Kan., and Donna Brigman of Hutchinson, Kan. Rigg is known for his abstract and geometric work, while Brigman works with watercolor, incorporating acrylic and molding paste, and has painted subjects including Kansas landscapes and floral abstracts.
posted Jan 11, 2013 02:23 PM in ACADEMICS
McPherson College’s Jump Start Kansas is returning for the second year in a row - putting more than $80,000 in grants and scholarships on the line to motivate and develop high school entrepreneurs in Kansas.
posted Jan 09, 2013 11:03 AM in ACADEMICS
McPherson College has recognized its highest academic achievers in their fall 2012 honor roll and honorable mention students.
posted Dec 21, 2012 09:21 AM in ACADEMICS
Nestor is manager for Creative Dining at McPherson College and the company recently honored her with the 2012 Superior Performance Award, given to only two managers – out of about 130 in the company – each year.
posted Dec 17, 2012 11:47 AM in CAMPUS EVENTS
MC is pleased to introduce, starting in January 2013, “First Fridays: MC at The Cedars” - a free educational series open to all and including classes on poetry, drawing, science and many other topics
posted Dec 14, 2012 03:10 PM in ACADEMICS
Less than a year after McPherson College successfully joined the Ecological Society of America with a SEEDS Campus Ecology Chapter, two MC students have been honored with having all their expenses paid to attend the organization’s annual leadership meeting in February 2013 in New Orleans, La.
posted Dec 12, 2012 09:01 AM in ACADEMICS
Dr. Dustin Wilgers, assistant professor of biology at McPherson College, has received a Chickadee Checkoff grant for $4,950 to study a frequently overlooked member of Kansas ecology - the spider.
posted Dec 11, 2012 09:42 AM in CAMPUS EVENTS
The work will be on display through Dec. 19. A reception for the artists will be open to the public from 7 to 9 p.m. on Dec. 13 and will include refreshments.
posted Dec 06, 2012 11:31 AM in ACADEMICS
A McPherson College student earned a landmark award in the 29th annual Five-State Photography Exhibition in Hays, Kan.
posted Dec 05, 2012 08:41 AM in CAMPUS EVENTS
Everyone is invited to a special performance of Christmas music from the McPherson College Choir on Sunday, Dec. 16.
posted Nov 26, 2012 11:12 AM in CAMPUS EVENTS
Those who attend the Midwest and Kansas premiere of "Love, Loss, and What I Wore" at McPherson College might want to compare notes with those who go the other nights. With a different cast of actors performing each night, each of the three shows will have its own distinct style.
posted Nov 14, 2012 01:56 PM in CAMPUS EVENTS
Max Durovic was the featured speaker at McPherson College for Global Entrepreneurship Week – speaking to high school students in the morning and to about 600 McPherson College students in the afternoon.