2016 News Releases

December 2016

Manchester is on list of Best Schools for Latinos

A world of experience, rigorous study await MU students in January

MU affirms support for international, undocumented students

Partnership offers pharmacogenomics training program

Hundreds to compete at MU Science Olympiad Invitational

Trustee Hupfer is top pick for Indiana GOP chair

MU College of Business Club exceeds goal to aid town food pantry


November 2016

First-gen Joshua Holmes is realizing the dream at MU

MU dam work featured in PBS "Killer" broadcast

MU invites North Manchester to holiday celebrations

Manchester builds on pharmacogenomics success with nation’s only online PGx master’s degree

Manchester receives $300,000 grant to strengthen sexual violence prevention, response

Manchester speaker is innocent man who spent 30 years on death row

Fight to get prescriptions for pain filled

Inside MU: Lessons in infinite worth

Cubs' win can't diminish ‘awe factor’ for Indians' Salazar ’98

Digital Spartan Stream to debut with live wrestling dual

International Fashion Show at MU offers ‘The World from A to Z’

Manchester University Theater presents ‘The Shape of Things’


October 2016

Manchester offers Preview Day on Nov. 19

Chamber, Manchester partner to explore tourism in Wells County

Manchester’s first pharmacy graduates report success

U.S. House of Representatives Chaplain to Speak at Zion

Choirs join to present The Peacemakers at Manchester University

Cancelled: Zombie 5K run at MU

MU offers A Music Sampler on Oct. 26

Manchester mourns Trustee Phil Keiser

University invites children to MU Monster Mash on Oct. 26 

Haynes to perform faculty piano recital

Parker Marden, 13th president of Manchester University, dies

Manchester mourns Ralph Naragon

Journalist, historian  Dyer to speak about 'Climate Wars'

MU seeks candidates for Muir Professor of Peace Studies

Indianapolis’ Tapper receives Manchester impact award

Austin educator receives outstanding achievement award

North Liberty’s Kathy Long receives Manchester Alumni Honor Award

Iditarod exec Hooley receives Manchester Alumni Honor Award

Indianapolis’ Viehweg is honored by Manchester University

MSO season opener features Metropolitan Opera soprano Talamantes

State group honors MU’s Graduation Pledge


September 2016

Manchester volunteer’s 4,000-mile bike trek helps build homes, awareness

MU named to president's service honor roll for 10th year

Manchester celebrates Homecoming Oct. 7-8

National expert to lead discussion at Manchester about n-word 

Doctor on front lines in Palestinian-Israeli conflict to speak at MU

Cheer on Indiana Bicentennial Torch at MU

Manchester faculty members to debate election question

Manchester senior to speak about apraxia speech disorder

Alumni invited to join MU ensembles at Homecoming

Evans pleads guilty in fatal crash

Manchester intercultural center named for educator, activist Jean Childs Young

Manchester sets enrollment record; named to Midwest best value and best colleges listings

Manchester offers 'Marx in Soho' on Sept. 20

Manchester creates honor in name of the late Chris Garber

Students invited to explore health professions at Manchester University

North Manchester is among Indiana's Top 20 safest communities


August 2016

Spartans collaborate in NCAA championship bids

Manchester named a ‘Best in the Midwest" by Princeton Review

Sculpture is new dynamic element in Manchester atrium

Goldsmith to speak about ‘Living a life of meaning’ on Sept. 13

Manchester launches 5-year master’s program in athletic training

Knapp joins Manchester as VP, chief business officer

Memorial Peace Pole dedication is Sept. 16


July 2016

Spring 2016 Pharmacy Program Dean's List

Kroll joins Manchester University Board of Trustees

Pokémon Go comes to Manchester University

Manchester University Pharmacy Program receives full accreditation

Spring 2016 undergraduate Dean's List

PGx goes PrimeTime

MU gives $5,000 for downtown historical restoration


June 2016

Community Carnival is free for local children

Campus radio station graduates to online presence

Manchester Eel River project on national 'Waters to Watch' list

Manchester University hosts annual Independence Day celebration

Manchester University statement after 2016 Orlando mass shooting

MU graduates report satisfaction with education, lives

LEGO® Camp at Manchester adds pneumatics

MU Class of ’66 celebrates 50th with $50,000 endowment, sequoias


May 2016

Chef at Manchester offers Cooking for Couples

Manchester launches first master's degree program in pharmacogenomics

MU pharmacy graduates earn honors

Congratulations to Manchester University Class of 2016

Journal Gazette: Manchester welcomes first pharmacists

Full list of 2016 graduates

President Dave McFadden charge to graduates 2016

President Emerita Jo Young Switzer charge to graduates 2016

Hannah Glenn Student Response 2016

Manchester celebrates undergraduate student leaders

MU offers robotics, LEGO®, culinary, chess, strings, sports camps

American Bar Association publication profiles Tommy Smith

10th annual MU scrapbooking and craft retreat is June 3-5


April 2016

Jack Gochenaur retires from MU

Manchester University hosts Student Research Symposium

Time of ‘Rape Culture’ VIA changes

Manchester University to graduate its first-ever doctoral class

Racer, women's soccer goalie Megan Erwin featured in Journal Gazette

Manchester bands to record first live album May 4

Manchester offers female version of ‘The Odd Couple’

2016 Peace Week

Activist, author Sekou to speak about faith in the age of Ferguson

#MUStrong: VIA offers aid in dealing with trauma

Julie Greer '98 named to Wyoming State Parks and Cultural Resources Commission


March 2016

Best-selling New Testament author John Dominic Crossan speaks at Manchester

Women’s Impact Project speaker focuses on finding joy in leading

Jo Young Switzer to receive honorary degree from Juniata

MSO takes ‘Spring Jubilee’ concert to Honeywell Center

Manchester University Theatre presents 'Into the Woods'

Manchester alumna: Poverty is not destiny

Emily Pleadwell awarded Fulbright, Manchester’s 30th 

MU International Fair savors, celebrates cultures of the world

Manchester pharmacy student chapter wins national award

Words of international peacemaker Andrew Cordier shape March 29 VIA

Manchester University Egg Hunt, Easter Bunny visit is April 2

Choral concert is dedicated to those MU has lost

MU on track to launch nation’s only pharmacogenomics master’s degree program

What's your personal brand? Does it work?

Authors to speak at MU about Iran’s relationship with U.S.


February 2016

Feb. 23: Manchester memorial is Wednesday

Feb. 22: Manchester University plans memorial, offers update

Feb. 21: Manchester University mourns after tragic accident

Manchester alumna makes history with Superdome

MU bands offer musical grand tour of the United States

Dozens sign up to recruit at MU career and internship fair

Manchester offers opera dinner theater

MSO Chamber Works Gala features ‘Vanishing Point’ premier, ‘Crumpet the Trumpet’

Ochs to speak about LGBT rights in Manchester program

Pharmacy students earn Dean's List honor at Manchester

Speaker to raise awareness about cultural ‘blind spots’ and how to celebrate diversity


January 2016

Manchester University to offer new interfaith literacy certificate

Aaron Wellman '97 new strength and conditioning coach for New York Giants

'Disneyland for political junkies'

Politics 101: A College Class Gets Up Close And Personal With The Iowa Caucuses

2015 Manchester graduates meet 98% success rate

Four join Manchester University Board of Trustees

Manchester reaches $1.5 million goal for endowed Peace Studies professorship

307 undergraduates earn fall Dean's List honor

Feb. 2 speaker offers ways to unlock creativity

Civil rights leader Moss to speak about the life, teaching of MLK