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Auto Restoration Newsletter – Fall 2016

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About the Program

We stand alone as the only school to provide a bachelor’s degree in Restoration Technology.

Prospective Students

Our program provides students with many advantages including internships with national museums and restoration shops, in-depth learning and dedicated instructors who will personalize your experience.

Support the Students

Auto Restoration students rely on the support of donors and the industry.

C.A.R.S. Club

C.A.R.S is a student led club that participates in numerous events throughout the year, including car shows and insider trips to museums and private collections.


Open your own auto restoration business, work for an auction company or even manage a major car collection. See what some of our recent alumni are doing in the industry.

Summer Institute

Our expert instructors and top-notch facility are also available to hobbyists and professionals in summer workshops at the Automotive Restoration Institute.

Auto Restoration News @ MC

19Apr, 2017

McPherson College Presents Bill Warner: Racing Around the Rules

April 19th, 2017|0 Comments

McPherson College is pleased to welcome Bill Warner, founder and chairman of the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance in Florida, as the speaker for the Evening with Auto Restoration Dinner on Friday, May 5 at 6:00 […]

24Mar, 2017

Fifth Avenue Antique Auto Parts Makes Donation To McPherson College Automotive Restoration Department

March 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Fifth Avenue Antique Auto Parts of Clay Center, Kan., recently made a sizeable donation of original antique automotive training materials to the automotive restoration department of McPherson College.

Curt Goodwin, associate professor of technology, said that […]

27Oct, 2016

Green at McPherson College Named ‘Faculty of Distinction’

October 27th, 2016|0 Comments

A professor recently recognized among “Faculty of Distinction” sees the award as a recognition not so much of himself, but of the entire automotive restoration program at McPherson College.

Garrick Green, associate professor of technology at […]

12May, 2016

Automotive Expert Paul Russell Receives Honorary Doctorate from McPherson College

May 12th, 2016|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 […]

7May, 2016

Hagerty CEO Presents ‘Why Passion Still Matters in Business’ to 500 for Annual Lecture

May 7th, 2016|0 Comments

To a packed auditorium of more than 500 people, the CEO of Hagerty spoke about the importance of passion in the business world.

McKeel Hagerty presented the annual Harter Lecture in Business at McPherson College in […]

4May, 2016

About 275 Vehicles Arrive for 17th Annual C.A.R.S. Club Car Show at McPherson College

May 4th, 2016|0 Comments

With high turnout at the McPherson College 17th annual C.A.R.S. Club Car Show – at about 275 entries and 1,000 visitors – there were unique and classic vehicles for every taste.

Bill Brutsman of Lenexa, Kan., […]

27Apr, 2016

C.A.R.S. Club Show Coming April 30 To McPherson College Campus With Special Feature Vehicles

April 27th, 2016|3 Comments

Classic cars are typically split into two eras – pre-WWII and post WWII – and this year’s 17th annual C.A.R.S. Club Car Show will have double the usual number of featured cars to represent iconic […]

19Apr, 2016

Recipient of Largest Automotive Restoration Scholarship at McPherson College Sees Recognition as Group Honor

April 19th, 2016|0 Comments

While his name is on the recognition letter for the Jay Leno/Autoweek Scholarship, Adam Mashiach sees the other names that lie just out of sight.

He sees the names of those who supported him and worked […]

7Dec, 2015

Amanda Gutierrez, Vice President of the McPherson College auto restoration program on KSAL Morning News

December 7th, 2015|0 Comments

The McPherson College Auto Restoration program continues to reach new heights, returning home from London with the 2015 International Historic Motoring Award.

30Nov, 2015

McPherson College Automotive Restoration Program Wins Prestigious International Historic Motoring Award

November 30th, 2015|1 Comment

McPherson College’s bachelor’s degree in automotive restoration has been known for years as the premier destination for restoration education. Now that recognition has risen to the international stage with the program winning the International Historic […]

VP for Auto Restoration

Amanda Gutierrez
Phone: (620) 242-0424

Director of Auto Restoration Projects

Brian Martin
Phone: (620) 242-0428

Admissions Counselor

Josh Hubin
Phone: (800) 365-7402