Fast Forward puts students
Manchester College announces a new way to earn a college degree … Fast Forward!
Manchester is the only college or university in the state with 4-in-3 programs in every major … more >
“How cool was that!”
Jim Colon ’74 gives Oprah Winfrey
a Lexus lesson in parallel parking
Biology students net lessons
in nature’s classroom
Alex Hall ’11 touches the struggling blue jay, awe animating his face. In the record book, he lists the wing size, tail length and other details as his teacher carries the bird around the shelter, giving other students a closer look.
The class is Biology 106, taught by Jerry Sweeten ’75, associate professor of biology. The classroom is the College’s 100-acre nature reserve … more >
College community celebrates
More than 120 people attended Tom Jarman’s retirement dinner on Dec. 2, with much laughter, reflection and heartfelt gratitude shared about his 18 years as athletic director and wrestling coach at Manchester College.
In addition to Jarman, those taking the podium in the PERC included Presidents Jo Young ’69 Switzer and Parker Marden, new Athletic Director Rick Espeset, wrestler Kurt Boyer ’93, wrestler Eracleo Vallejo ’08 and Professor Lana Groombridge ’66.
There’s still time for tax breaks on your Manchester gifts
Giving to Manchester College has financial benefits for the donor, too! For details on federal and state tax savings, click here!
Donor alert: Tax-free philanthropy from IRAs of those 70 1/2 and older likely will end this Dec. 31, 2007, due to U.S. Senate action this month on the federal Pension
Protection Act. Learn more about this tax break.
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