2017 News Releases

December 2017

MU January session takes students abroad

Manchester signs Fort Wayne Commitment and Inclusivity Pledge

Toyota Donation Helps Manchester University Build Intercultural Center Honoring Civil Rights Activist and Educator Jean Childs Young

TEDx forum is coming to Fort Wayne campus

November 2017

Junior Zoe Vorndran wins scholarship to study in Ireland

Accident claims life of pharmacy student Omar Saleh

Schilling joins board of Progressive Education Network

MU invites North Manchester to Nov. 30 tree-lighting celebration

Manchester offers musical performances for holiday season

Manchester University offers aid to employers for internships

Haley Farris is Realizing the Dream at Manchester

Black History Month: Where was MLK’s last campus address? 

October 2017

MU joins consortium on poverty

Manchester offers International Education Week events

Ellis brings new vision of interfaith solidarity to Manchester

Speakers at MU to recount journeys of faith focused on healing wounds of social injustice

Manchester University Theater presents A Doll's House

Tim McElwee earns highest alumni honor at Manchester

Residence halls invite children to MU Monster Mash on Oct. 26

MU honors Madalyn Metzger with Young Alumni Outstanding Achievement Award

Manchester offers Health Professions Night on Nov. 6

Fort Wayne campus is 2018 early voting satellite site

Duo brings Piedmont blues to Manchester University

Speakers to explore how MLK’s framework for nonviolent change can work today

Lea Goldman artist’s lecture is Oct. 24

Private Violence screenings, discussions offered at Fort Wayne campus

MU wins social media awards

Tracy Brooks is Pharmacist of the Year

September 2017

World premiere of A Family Portrait at MU features Grammy-winning Daniel Belcher, Civil War-era letters

Grammy-winning Daniel Belcher to premiere Your John Keats love letters at Manchester

Manchester alumna to speak about ‘trauma-informed’ approaches to counter violent extremism

Gen Z expert offers tips on becoming a 21st century professional

Fort Wayne Ballet brings magic to Manchester

Manchester University 2017 Homecoming is Oct. 13-14

‘Echoes of the Ancestors’ concert is Sept. 26

Manchester named to Midwest best value, best colleges listings

Manchester celebrates Peace Day on Sept. 21

Manchester to dedicate Peace Pole at Fort Wayne campus

MU reaffirms commitment to undocumented students

‘Ephemeral Voyage’ exhibit begins Sept. 19

Biehl is 2017 Christopher W. Garber Staff Member of the Year

August 2017

Manchester to screen PBS ‘Vietnam’ episode, present panel

Storytellers offer faith narratives at Manchester University

Constitution Day address focuses on Federalist Society

Faculty trio to perform Mozart, Brahms

Opening Convocation: This Is Who We Are

Workman to perform classical solo guitar works

Can fish get a lift from a ladder? It’s time to find out

Manchester names first Muir Professor of Peace Studies

Manchester named a ‘Best in the Midwest’ university by Princeton Review 

July 2017

MU honors faculty for teaching, service, scholarship

Spring 2017 undergraduate Dean's List

Manchester pharmacy White Coat ceremony is Aug. 4

June 2017

Manchester gets $646,000 National Science Foundation grant for STEM academy

Mad Anthonys charity honors Scott Sproat '91 

MU hosts Independence Day celebration, fireworks

Memorial service for Katherine Tinsley is June 24

Professor Emerita Katherine Tinsley succumbs to fatal injuries

May 2017

Beckett is Emerging Teaching Scholar Award winner

Congrats to the Class of 2017!

Community Carnival is free for local children

Kisor quoted in national publication about codeine, tramadol

Internet outage update

Bourff is Indiana AHPERD Outstanding Student of the Year

W. Thomas Smith named dean of Pharmacy Programs at Manchester

April 2017

My Experience at Manchester is May 7

Master of Athletic Training earns maximum accreditation award

May concerts, hot wing cook-off offered at MU

MU hosts 2017 Student Research Symposium

Talk at Manchester focuses on impact of automation on jobs

Manchester and Palestine: Making the connection

MU to host NCAA Division III Final Four tourneys

Manchester University offers summer camps

Huntington is named dean for Natural and Health Sciences

Sustainable farming expert to speak about bees at Manchester

The Oak Leaves brings home 9 statewide awards

Cancelled: Medical pros to speak about role of ‘calm persistence’ in battling injustice

Manchester University Commencement is May 20

‘Remembrance’ features vibrant paintings by Jim Scott

DeVries to speak about ‘Animals, Ethics, Books and Movies’

12-foot-tall oak leaf sculpture in works for Mall

Sentencing in fatal accident

March 2017

Youth Triathlon is April 29

Fort Wayne photo exhibit offers granddaughter’s stories of Alzheimer’s

Appeals court to hear Fort Wayne case at Manchester

Expand your palate, expand your world at Manchester

Manchester alumna Irma Gall to speak about life of service

Speaker to explore ethical challenges of aiding immigrants, refugees

Pi Day celebrated at annual Wabash County math contest at MU

Sentencing scheduled for April 3 in fatal crash

Egg Hunt, Easter Bunny visit is April 22

Rospond named vice president for academic affairs

The Trump Revolution: Political historian, writer Nicole Hemmer to speak March 30

Why does Shakespeare belong behind bars?

Kirk Merritt '86 leads Ohio Soybean Association

MSO to perform Brahms’ Requiem at Honeywell Center

February 2017

Jeremiah Sanders returns to MU as guest artist

Dixon is new MU chief diversity officer

Manchester, LaPorte choirs welcome spring with musical celebration

Muslims and Islam in America: Manchester offers in-depth look at March programs

Alexander to speak about Muslims, Islam

Saint Joseph’s students invited to consider Manchester

Love is in the air as Manchester presents operas 

Manchester sets aside full day to explore mental health issues

Manchester senior Tiana Maclin wins Emerging Leader Award

Bickel leads United Way of Kosciusko County

Two leadership changes in College of Pharmacy, Natural and Health Sciences

Finding A Home: Kling, family put down roots at Manchester

Legendary Manchester coach, professor emeritus Jim Gratz dies

Trustee Hupfer gets unanimous vote to lead state GOP

January 2017

Fall 2016 Dean's List

Fall 2016 Pharmacy Program Dean's List

MU reaffirms commitment to international students

Beam leads pharmaceutical sciences at Manchester University

Walgreens gives MU Pharmacy Program $8,000 for diversity initiatives

Haylee Parrish wins Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Career and Internship Fair is March 1

Manchester 2016 graduates report high success rate

MLK speaker at Manchester battles racism by building understanding

Zeglis leads Manchester University Board of Trustees