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1Nov, 2017

McPherson College Student Leads Alzheimer’s Awareness Effort

November 1st, 2017|Student Life|0 Comments

Despite just being 19 years old, Taylor Hutton, a junior from Wichita studying finance at McPherson College, has been an advocate for Alzheimer’s awareness for years. She hopes to raise awareness of the deadly disease on the McPherson College campus during Alzheimer’s Awareness Month in November.

Hutton will share Alzheimer’s facts […]

25Oct, 2017

McPherson College Welcomes Students From Congo

October 25th, 2017|Academics, Student Life|2 Comments

An initiative that seemed spontaneous a little more than a year ago has blossomed into a rewarding partnership for McPherson College and students from the Democratic Republic of the Congo. This fall 11 new students, all originally from the Congo, began classes at McPherson College joining five others who started […]

27Sep, 2017

McPherson College Hosts Zumbathon

September 27th, 2017|Campus Events, Student Life|0 Comments

When looking for a fun service project that would have a positive impact on the community, McPherson College student Kylee Martin turned to her background in dance and came up with the idea of a Zumbathon.

McPherson College Student Activities Board will host its first-ever Zumbathon on Friday, October 6 from […]

7Sep, 2017

McPherson College Helps In Hurricane Relief Efforts

September 7th, 2017|Student Life|0 Comments

With clean up after Hurricane Harvey well underway and Hurricane Irma set to make landfall later this week, McPherson College students, faculty and staff are participating in several relief efforts organized by the Office of Spiritual Life & Service. On Friday, September 8 in the Maker’s Space (basement) of Miller […]

17Aug, 2017

Improvements Welcome Students Back to McPherson College

August 17th, 2017|Student Life|0 Comments

When students arrive to McPherson College this fall, they will be greeted with several updates across campus.

Most noticeable might be the improvements made as students arrive to campus via Gordon Street. The street was completely reconstructed with new curbs, gutters, drain boxes, a concrete surface, and was widen by several […]

19May, 2017

McPherson College Welcomes New VP For Student Life

May 19th, 2017|Student Life|6 Comments

McPherson College is excited to welcome Dr. Khalilah Doss as its new vice president for student life and dean of students, starting July 1. Doss is filling a critical role, as she will provide leadership as MC works to define the future of a residential campus as part of its […]

16May, 2017

2017 Senior Drive-Thru

May 16th, 2017|Campus Events, Student Life|0 Comments

MC seniors take the traditional drive around McPherson and then through Heaston Gazebo on campus.

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 […]

5May, 2017

MC Recognizes Award-Winning Students for 2016-2017

May 5th, 2017|Campus Events, Student Life|0 Comments

McPherson College recognized the outstanding students of the 2016-2017 academic year at its annual Celebration and Awards Convocation on May 5, 2017. Faculty and staff presented the awards and recognitions.

Recipients were as follows:

Technology Department-Auto Restoration Program

“Pop” Rice Award – Drew Reich, senior, Sunbury, PA
Jay Leno/Popular Mechanics Scholarship – Aaron […]

31Mar, 2017

McPherson College Dude. Be Nice Month Will Focus on Gratitude, Community, and Service

March 31st, 2017|Student Life|0 Comments

MCPHERSON, KS – The office of Spiritual Life and Service at McPherson College will host Dude. Be Nice throughout the month of April. Dude. Be Nice is a nationwide campaign to promote kindness in schools and communities.

Each week will have a different theme relating to kindness. The focuses will be […]