posted Mar 19, 2013 08:31 AM in ACADEMICS
The most diverse university in the United States last week extended an invitation to the president of one of the most diverse colleges in the Midwest. McPherson College President Michael Schneider was named the Diversity Research Center’s Spring 2013 Visiting Scholar at Rutgers university in New Jersey.
posted Mar 05, 2013 10:57 AM in ACADEMICS
Proceeds raised from the auction of a custom pedal car made by McPherson College automotive restoration students will help bring children from underserved schools in Los Angeles to the Petersen Automotive Museum for field trips.
posted Mar 04, 2013 09:36 AM in CAMPUS EVENTS
“See How They Run” is showing at 7:30 p.m. March 8-9 and 15-16 in Mingenback Theatre at McPherson College. Seating is limited, with priority given to season ticket holders.
posted Mar 01, 2013 11:56 AM in CAMPUS EVENTS
The exhibit is a sampling of the huge variety of mediums and artistic concepts that students explore at MC. Among the mediums used: ceramic, computer graphic design, charcoal, watercolor, pencil, marker, metal jewelry, stone sculpture, and batik fabric.
posted Feb 21, 2013 05:09 PM in CAMPUS EVENTS
Dr. Reed will be the guest for McPherson College’s Religious Heritage Lecture, now in its 25th year. The lecture starts at 4 p.m. March 3 at the McPherson Church of the Brethren with Dr. Reed speaking on the topic of: “Death, Disease, and Demographics in Jesus’ Galilee - A New Look at the First Christians.”
posted Feb 14, 2013 12:34 PM in ACADEMICS
A $5,000 grant, a $20,000 scholarship, and an opportunity to pursue an entrepreneurial idea... not a bad 18th birthday for Kayla Onstott.
posted Feb 11, 2013 04:07 PM in CAMPUS EVENTS
Pianist Marcelo Lian will visit McPherson this coming weekend to work with the piano students of McPherson College. While on campus, Lian will give a masterclass and present a piano recital in Brown Auditorium.
posted Feb 11, 2013 09:52 AM in ACADEMICS
Etch is a marketing and graphic design venture run entirely by 14 McPherson College students. Etch exclusively serves non-profit organizations on a donations basis.
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.