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24May, 2017

McPherson College Class of 2017 Sent Out With Hope During Commencement

May 24th, 2017|Academics|0 Comments

McPherson College celebrated its 129th Commencement Ceremony on May 21st in Brown Auditorium. The graduates were presented with messages of wisdom, resiliency and hope from professors and peers.

Corey Long, senior class representative, welcomed the family and friends there to support the 126 students about to accept their diplomas. “When I came to […]

10May, 2017

MC Student Leaders Receive CHS Refinery Scholarship

May 10th, 2017|Academics, Student Life|0 Comments

CHS McPherson Refinery recently awarded $1,500 scholarships to McPherson College seniors Johanna Hoffman of Goessel, Kan., and Emily Warner of Valley Center, Kan. The annual award recognizes MC students who contribute to the campus and McPherson community through their leadership roles, studies, jobs, and volunteerism.

Amy Beckman, talent acquisition specialist at […]

3May, 2017

Undergraduate Researchers Present to Campus and Community

May 3rd, 2017|Academics, Campus Events|0 Comments

McPherson College held their annual Natural Science Research Forum on April 21, 2017. Around 75 students, faculty, staff, family and friends attended the event held in Melhorn Science Hall on the McPherson College Campus.

Natural Science majors spend their final two years of college researching, experimenting and analyzing their data for […]

26Apr, 2017

McPherson College Wins Highest Award at Graphic Design Competition for the Second Year Running

April 26th, 2017|Academics|1 Comment

By Johanna Hoffman ’17, communication major

McPherson College students won eight of ten graphic design award categories at AIGA competition in Wichita on April 8, 2017.

AIGA, the professional association for design, is the largest membership organization promoting the advancement of design. The Wichita AIGA chapter hosts an annual Student Portfolio Forum, […]

24Apr, 2017

McPherson Student Wins Top Place in State Research Competition

April 24th, 2017|Academics|0 Comments

Nathan Finch, senior biochemistry major at McPherson College, took first place in the Kansas Academy of Sciences meeting in Hays, Kansas on Saturday April 8, 2017. Finch, a native of Lindsborg, won the undergraduate research competition with his presentation, “The Effect of pH on Gossypol Inhibition of Rabbit Muscle Lactate […]

23Jan, 2017

‘For Colored Girls’ at McPherson College Gives Attention to Frequently Unheard American Voices

January 23rd, 2017|Academics, Campus Events|0 Comments

With a title like “for colored girls who have considered suicide / when the rainbow is enuf,” the upcoming play at McPherson College will clearly be anything but “easy.”

Jd. Bowman, associate professor of theatre, said challenging audiences was one of his most important reasons for selecting the landmark play by […]

13Jan, 2017

McPherson College Holds Second Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition

January 13th, 2017|Academics, Campus Events|0 Comments

Sometimes it’s recognition from a stranger that means the most.

That’s the idea behind the second annual McPherson College Juried Student Art Exhibition, on display now through Feb. 5 in Friendship Hall on the campus of McPherson College. It will conclude with a reception for the student artists on that date […]

11Jan, 2017

Lindsborg, Salina Students Receive Scholarships to Participate With McPherson College Bands

January 11th, 2017|Academics|0 Comments

McPherson College is pleased to announce the signings of two fantastic incoming players for fall 2017 – Myriah Webster resident of Lindsborg, Kan., and Marquette native; and Bailey Miller of Salina, Kan.

Webster has committed to play baritone saxophone and Miller has signed to play clarinet for McPherson College, with both […]

22Dec, 2016

McPherson College Announces Honor Roll, Honorable Mention for Fall 2016

December 22nd, 2016|Academics|3 Comments

McPherson College has recognized its highest academic achievers in their fall 2016 Honor Roll and Honorable Mention students. To qualify for the Honor Roll, students must be a full-time student and earn a grade point average of 3.55 or higher during the previous term. Students earning a grade-point average from […]

8Dec, 2016

Senior Visual and Graphic Art Shows Cap Off Undergraduate Careers at McPherson College

December 8th, 2016|Academics|0 Comments

McPherson College visual art students achieve an amazing amount of work over their years of study, and their senior shows represent their opportunity to put all of that hard work on display.

Currently on display in the college’s Friendship Hall through Dec. 9 are more than 75 works of art including […]