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1 Nov, 2018

McPherson College partners with Ferrari on scholarships, student experience

November 1st, 2018|Auto Restoration|1 Comment

McPherson College will partner with the Ferrari Club of America to provide scholarship support, internship opportunities, tooling, and student experiences for automotive restoration students. The Ferrari Club of America is the largest membership organization of Ferrari enthusiasts in the world. The organization comprises 6,500 members in 40 chapters across the [...]

26 Jun, 2018

National Magazine Features McPherson College

June 26th, 2018|Academics, Auto Restoration|2 Comments

McPherson College is featured in an article appearing in Automobile Magazine touting the college’s four-year bachelor degree in automotive restoration, the only degree of its kind in the nation. The article, “Cradle of the Restoration Craft,” is featured in the magazine’s online version now and will be included in its [...]

20 Jun, 2018

Families Spend Time Together During MC’s Summer Automotive Institute

June 20th, 2018|Auto Restoration|0 Comments

For many of the participants in the Summer Institute program the road that leads them to McPherson College begins with a great car story. The Automotive Restoration program at McPherson College has hosted the Summer Institute for more than a decade. It offers five-day long workshops scheduled over three weeks [...]

11 Jun, 2018

McPherson College Featured on National TV Networks

June 11th, 2018|Auto Restoration, Campus Events|1 Comment

McPherson College hosted a Cars & Coffee Viewing Party on June 9th to celebrate the premiere of the newest episode of “My Classic Car,” hosted by Dennis Gage that features the 2018 C.A.R.S. Club Car and Motorcycle Show. The episode was shot on May 4-5 during the cruise-in and car [...]

9 Jun, 2018

National Magazine Publishes Student Article

June 9th, 2018|Academics, Auto Restoration|0 Comments

An article and photographs by a McPherson College student were recently featured by a national publication in its online magazine. Automobile Magazine, part of the MotorTrend publication group, published the work of Charles Hoehaver, a current student at the college. During a visit to campus by one of the magazine’s [...]

4 Apr, 2018

McPherson College Car Show Weekend Scheduled May 5

April 4th, 2018|Auto Restoration, Campus Events|0 Comments

Dennis Gage, host of My Classic Car, will be on campus during the car show shooting an episode for his show. The 19th Annual C.A.R.S. Club Car & Motorcycle Show at McPherson College will take place Saturday, May 5 starting at 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. The student-run [...]

4 Apr, 2018

McPherson College Welcomes Craig Jackson to “An Evening With Auto Restoration”

April 4th, 2018|Auto Restoration, Campus Events|0 Comments

Craig Jackson, chairman and CEO of Barrett-Jackson Auction Company, will be the special guest at an “Evening with Auto Restoration” on Friday, May 4 at 6 p.m. in Mingenback Theatre at McPherson College. Each year the Automotive Restoration program of McPherson College brings to campus industry leaders for an evening [...]

1 Mar, 2018

McPherson College Auto Restoration Program Receives Grant

March 1st, 2018|Auto Restoration|3 Comments

The McPherson College Automotive Restoration program was recently awarded a grant from The RPM Foundation to fund eight RPM Scholars and provide Internship Gap Funding for students. “The work that is being done by RPM Foundation to connect young people to meaningful careers through their love of automobiles is important,” [...]

10 Oct, 2017

McPherson College Professor, Alumnus Recognized In Magazine

October 10th, 2017|Auto Restoration|1 Comment

Luke Chennell, assistant professor of technology McPherson College Professor Luke Chennell was included in Sports Car Market’s “40 under 40” list appearing in the October issue of the magazine. Also included on the list is McPherson College alumnus Jonathan Klinger. The list was compiled by the editors of [...]

1 Sep, 2017

McPherson College Students Participate In Prestigious Event

September 1st, 2017|Auto Restoration|1 Comment

Stepping onto the 18th fairway of Pebble Beach before dawn to judge some of the most exquisite automobiles at one of the most prestigious events in the world is a rare opportunity. For McPherson College Automotive Restoration students, it is an opportunity that is not so far out of reach. [...]