@manchester Newsletter Fall 2019

header-mulogo Spring 2019 

Welcome home!

When you’re a Spartan for life there are always connections to Manchester – great memories, transformative experiences and lifelong friends. Come celebrate those connections at Homecoming Oct. 11 and 12. Read more.


Book explores history of accounting at MU   

Manchester graduate Kelley Brenneman ’14 has written a book about the history of accounting at Manchester, tracing the program from its origins through its growth under the leadership of her grandfather, Art Gilbert ’53, to the present. Learn more.


Annual golf outing raises $30,000    

Apparently, 30 was the lucky number this year as alumni and friends played golf to raise $30,000 at the 30th annual Friends of Manchester Golf Outing June 14. Learn more.


MU will dedicate Chinworth Center   

The Lockie and Augustus Chinworth Center, which houses the Arthur L. Gilbert College of Business, opened to students this fall. Manchester will dedicate the building and provide tours during Homecoming weekend. Learn more.

Cheer on the Colts

Reserve your tickets now for the Indianapolis Colts vs. Tennessee Titans game Dec. 1 at Lucas Oil Stadium. Spartan tailgating begins at 10:30 a.m. The first 60 people 18 and older to sign up can be in the Colts’ tunnel when they take the field. Order your tickets here.

Bucket list trip to Iceland

MU’s Office of Alumni Relations is pleased to present “Iceland: Land of Fire & Ice” as its next alumni trip, July 22-30, 2020. Highlights include Reykjavik, Thingvellir National Park, Gullfoss Waterfall, Vatnajokull National Park & Glacier, Lava Exhibition Center, among others. Click here for more information.