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 OAR Dean Tim McElwee Departs from Manchester

Tim McElwee

Dr. Tim McElwee, dean of the Office of Academic Resources, is saying goodbye to Manchester University on Friday, Oct. 7, a place he’s called home more than once. Read more

Homecoming Rolls the Dice with Board-Game Theme


Homecoming at Manchester University this year, Oct. 7–8, promises to be full of events and entertainment. This year’s homecoming is board-game themed and celebrates the graduates of 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006 and 2011. Class reunions begin with a group photo, followed by a lunch and presentation with fellow graduates. There will be a golf outing, reunion cookout, caricaturist and photo booth. Read more

Elementary Students Flood into PERC for 'Future' Event

Kids in the Court

Despite the gloomy, overcast weather on Friday, Sept. 30, some 2000 elementary students spilled out of bright yellow school buses to participate in the Walk Into My Future event hosted by Manchester University. The elementary students ranged from kindergarten to third grade and came from schools in Wabash and Whitley County. Contrary to the weather, the students wearing colorful Walk into my Future t-shirts were full of energy. “Whoa! MG!” exclaimed Billy, a third grader, upon walking into the PERC for the first time, his eyes popping out as he saw the activities. Read more