Homecoming 2015 will be “Blast from the Past”
All roads lead to Manchester on Oct. 23 and 24 for an action-packed weekend of good friends, lots of food, entertainment, athletic events and much more at this year’s Homecoming and Family Weekend. Activities for all ages are planned so bring the family and have a blast! See the full Homecoming 2015 schedule.
Dave’s Blog and Twitter feeds on MU Today webpage
President Dave McFadden writes about life at Manchester and the landscape of higher education. You can always find his blog and Twitter feeds at MU’s news hub – MU Today.
Manchester recognized as “Best Value” and “Best in
Manchester University has again been named the “Best Value” in Indiana among regional colleges by the U.S. News & World Report annual college guide. Last month, The Princeton Review college guide also declared Manchester a “Best in the Midwest.” … read more
President’s Notes available in paperback, e-book
For each month of her 10-year presidency at Manchester, Jo Young Switzer shared her essays, reflections and news in an email communiqué, President’s Notes. Excerpts from those Notes have been collected in a new book, Notes from the President, A Window into Manchester University 2004-2014. The book is available in the Campus Store for $14.95 or can be ordered through the Campus Store online. The Kindle edition is available through Amazon.
Market-driven academic programs move forward
The pharmacy accreditation program enters its final phase, the new Sales Program picks up speed, and software engineering is replacing the computer science major ... read more
Pharmacy receives $60,000 pharmacogenomics research grant
The National Association of Chain Drug Stores Foundation has awarded the Manchester University Pharmacy Program a $60,000 research grant to study the use and potential of pharmacogenomics in patient care at pharmacies. ... read more
Social Work Program has perfect score on reaccreditation
Manchester University’s distinctive Social Work Program has been reaccredited by the Council on Social Work Education for an additional eight years, through 2023. ... read more
Alumni Directory should arrive in November
Thank you to all who called Publishing Concepts, Inc. (PCI) with updates for our alumni directory. For those of you who ordered a directory, we expect the ship date to be in November. The online directory is currently under revision as well, and we anticipate that it should be operational again in November. Alumni who purchased sweatshirts and other logo merchandise should expect to see those in September.