posted Apr 25, 2013 11:06 AM in CAMPUS EVENTS
The Central Kansas League Art Festival is - hands down - the shortest art exhibition McPherson College hosts. On April 24, the college’s Friendship Hall exhibition space was a whirlwind of noisy activity as high school artists from all around Central Kansas converged and brought out their best work.
posted Apr 19, 2013 08:32 AM in CAMPUS EVENTS
The 14th annual C.A.R.S. Club show at McPherson College will include the CEO of a tire company for classic cars, an opportunity for youth to take a shot at judging cars and a focus on restoration and racing legend Carroll Shelby.
posted Apr 17, 2013 09:28 AM in ACADEMICS
In the middle of a quiet art gallery. Underneath the wings of an SR-71 Blackbird spy plane. Not the sort of places one normally associates with a choir performance. But April 24-28, this is where the McPherson College choir may be found on its annual choir tour.
posted Apr 16, 2013 02:49 PM in CAMPUS EVENTS
Grahm Mahanna, Hoxie, Kan.; Kenyatta Harden, McPherson, Kan.; and Isaac Levin, Dighton, Kan., are performing in the final show of the season - “God of Carnage” - for their senior project. Colleen Gustafson, ’06 and marketing and design specialist at the college, rounds out the four-person cast.
It will be performed at 7:30 p.m. April 19 and 20 in Brown Auditorium.
posted Apr 02, 2013 04:49 PM in CAMPUS EVENTS
Brenton Schlender will present “Lessons from the Leading Edge” for the Flory Public Policy Lecture at 4 p.m. April 7 in Mingenback Theatre.
posted Mar 26, 2013 04:02 PM in ACADEMICS
After two years of planning and development, McPherson College’s first master of education degree received final approval from the Higher Learning Commission at the beginning of March.
posted Mar 20, 2013 01:51 PM in ACADEMICS
For the fifth year in a row since 2008, the college has been named to The President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor roll - including a “With Distinction” honor in 2010.
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.