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  • Abdelmageed honored for community service

    by Melinda Lantz | Aug 28, 2017

    Posted Aug. 28 - Ahmed Abdelmageed, assistant dean of experiential education and community engagement, has been awarded the Bowl of Hygeia Award by the Indiana Pharmacist Alliance (IPA) Board of Directors for outstanding community service. Ahmed will receive his award at the IPA Annual Meeting on Friday, Sept. 29 in Indianapolis. 

  • Davis co-authors chapter on problem-based learning

    by Melinda Lantz | Aug 17, 2017

    Posted Aug. 17 - Kathryn Davis, associate professor of chemistry, has co-authored a chapter which was accepted for publication in the upcoming American Chemical Society Symposium Series volume titled, “Liberal Arts Strategies for the Chemistry Classroom.” The chapter, “Incorporating Problem-Based Learning (PBL) Into the Chemistry Curriculum: Two Practitioners’ Experiences," which Davis co-authored with Christen Strollo (College of Saint Benedict-Saint John's University) should appear in print in late 2017.

  • Skinner, Kindler pass certification exams

    by Melinda Lantz | Jul 19, 2017

    Posted July 19 - Brian Skinner, assistant professor of pharmacy practice, has successfully passed the Pharmacotherapy Board Certification exam and Katee Kindler, assistant professor of pharmacy practice, has successfully passed her Ambulatory Care Board Certification.  

  • DeLellis chosen for Leadership Fort Wayne program

    by Melinda Lantz | Jul 07, 2017

    Posted Aug. 10 - Teresa DeLellis, assistant professor of pharmacy practice, has been chosen for this year’s Leadership Fort Wayne Program, sponsored by Greater Fort Wayne Inc. Leadership Fort Wayne trains community leaders to embrace the community through civic engagement and servant leadership. DeLellis earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Wayne State University and joined MU’s Pharmacy Program in 2015. Read more

  • Gregory elected Rotary president

    by Melinda Lantz | Jun 02, 2017

    Posted June 2 - Anne Gregory, assistant director for media relations, has been elected president of the Rotary Club of North Manchester. Her term begins July 1.

  • DeLellis elected secretary of AACP’s geriatric group

    by Melinda Lantz | Jun 02, 2017

    Posted June 2 - Teresa DeLellis, assistant professor of pharmacy practice, was recently elected secretary of the Geriatric Special Interest Group at the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. She will be sworn in at the July annual meeting in Nashville, Tenn.

  • Caudill earns Certificate in Public Relations

    by Melinda Lantz | May 16, 2017

    Posted May 16 - Whitney Caudill, vice president for human resources and strategic initiatives, has earned a Certificate in Public Relations from the University of Virginia School of Continuing and Professional Studies. This certificate will enhance Whitney’s leadership of the strategic communications team at Manchester as well as the development of new programs and other initiatives.

    Whitney has a Bachelor of Arts in government from the University of Virginia and a Juris doctorate from the University of Tennessee College of Law. She has also earned a Certificate in Fundraising Management from the Indiana University Lilly School of Philanthropy. 

  • Peter Shepherd will be ambassador for German study

    by Melinda Lantz | May 09, 2017

    Posted May 9 - Peter Shepherd has been selected as a Young Ambassador for the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). In his role, Peter will help promote study in Germany during his senior year at Manchester. All 2017-18 Young Ambassadors are invited to New York for a four-seminar addressing intercultural communications, presentation skills and marketing.

    A sales major with a German minor, Peter studied last fall in Marburg, Germany.

  • Bourff is Indiana AHPERD Outstanding Student of the Year

    by Melinda Lantz | May 08, 2017

    Posted May 8 - Manchester’s Jared Bourff has been selected as the Indiana AHPERD Outstanding Student of the Year.  He will compete in the district competition against five other Midwest students this summer.  If selected, he will go on to the national competition. 

    Three other MU students majoring in physical education teacher education were also nominated for the award by the Indiana Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance. They were Hunter Gaerte, Paige Keller and Mark Osmialowski. The nomination is based on academics and leadership, as well as service to their institution, community and the health and physical education profession.

    MU has had one national recipient in Melanie DeGrandchamp ’09, the Undergraduate Adapted Physical Education Student of the Year for the Society for Health and Physical Educators. 

  • Youth Triathlon brings 46 youths to campus

    by Melinda Lantz | May 05, 2017

    Posted May 5 - Rain did not prevent Associate Professors Jeff Beer and Ryan Hedstrom and Assistant Professor Sun Kang from conducting a successful 2nd annual County Youth Triathlon on April 29.  In all, 46 area youth, ranging from kindergarteners to fifth-graders, biked, ran and completed an obstacle course.  Each participant received a snack bag, medal, T-shirt, and bike helmet courtesy of Parkview Wabash, Parkview Sports Medicine, and Chartwells.  Athletic training and sport management students volunteered their time to assist with the event.