The Spring Dean’s Honor Roll for Sterling College recognized 170 students.
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
The Spring Dean’s Honor Roll for Sterling College recognized 170 students for their academic accomplishment. Students named to the list completed the semester with a 3.5 GPA or better in at least 12 credits of residential work or 10 credits of online work. Eligible students did not receive an F or incomplete in any course.
Students named to the spring 2018 Dean’s Honor Roll include:
The estate of Carl Dudrey will provide a $7.7 million bequest to Sterling College.
Friday, June 1, 2018
Sterling College is pleased to announce the estate of Carl Dudrey, St. John, Kansas, will provide a $7.7 million bequest to Sterling College, delivering the largest estate gift in the College's 130-year history.
Sterling College announced the formation of the Office of Student Success.
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Creating a unified effort to help students reach their goals, Sterling College announced the formation of the Office of Student Success. The mission of the office is to partner with campus administrators in providing stronger relationships with Sterling College students, and is “committed to planning, processing and developing retention efforts to create academic growth, promote achievement, and encourage students to utilize their talents, skills and abilities to pursue meaningful careers and service to God and others.”
Sterling College seniors Anna Adamyk and Adam Wilgers were named the 2018 Outstanding Female and Male Graduates.
Monday, May 21, 2018
With four years of hard work and service behind them, Sterling College seniors Anna Adamyk of McPherson, Kansas, and Adam Wilgers of Elbing, Kansas, were named the 2018 Outstanding Female and Male Graduates in conjunction with the Fran Jabara Leadership Award.
The awards are given to two students who exemplify outstanding academic achievement, leadership skills and involvement, and who portray an enthusiastically Christian faith. They must have a cumulative GPA of 3.4 or higher and are voted upon by faculty and staff.
Dr. Daniel Julich was given The William M. McCreery Teaching Award.
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Dr. Daniel Julich, assistant professor of history and government at Sterling College, was given The William M. McCreery Teaching Award as part of the College’s Commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 12, 2018. The award recognizes and encourages excellence in teaching and is presented to a faculty member whose efforts have provided noteworthy and innovative instruction to Sterling College students during the academic year. The award was established in honor of Sterling College’s fourth president, William M.
Friends and family gathered on East Cooper Lawn to celebrate the achievements of 125 graduates.
Monday, May 14, 2018
Friends and family gathered on East Cooper Lawn at Sterling College on Saturday morning, May 12, 2018, to celebrate the achievements of 125 graduates. The City of McPherson Pipe Band led the procession, and speaker and alumnus, Matt Jaeger ’00, president and co-founder of Emergent Green Energy, gave a speech titled “A Job or a Calling?” The presentation of degrees followed with students walking the stage to shake hands with President Scott Rich, completing their time at Sterling.
The Class of 2018 celebrates their time at Sterling College May 11-12.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Cooper Lawn turned green and the trees began to bud just in time for the Class of 2018 as they celebrate their time at Sterling College May 11-12. Seniors will welcome friends and family to campus Friday evening at 7:30 p.m. for Baccalaureate, as they set aside time for a final worship service in Culbertson Auditorium in Spencer Hall. The special spiritual send-off will be followed by a short reception where refreshments will be served.
Dr. Robert R. Brownlee ’47 of Loveland, Colorado, passed away on May 2, 2018.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Former Sterling College Board of Trustee member Dr. Robert R. Brownlee ’47 of Loveland, Colorado, passed away on May 2, 2018.
“We are saddened to hear of Dr. Brownlee’s passing. He demonstrated how to be exceptional in his work and distinguished in the way he conducted himself. We celebrate his life well lived and we are grateful for the example he gave us all,” said Scott Rich, president.
Sterling College choirs will perform “I Will Lift My Voice” on Sunday, May 6, 2018.
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
To close out the 2017-18 school year, the Sterling College choirs will perform “I Will Lift My Voice” on Sunday, May 6, 2018, at 2 p.m. at Sterling United Presbyterian Church. The Highland Singers, Sterling Lasses, small ensembles, and full 42-voice choir will perform a selection of psalms, hymns and spirituals, consisting of 20 pieces from various genres. The public is invited to attend this free performance.
The annual Night of One-Acts at Sterling College will be presented this Saturday at 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
The annual Night of One-Acts at Sterling College will be presented on Saturday, May 5, in Culbertson Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. New and familiar faces will perform four short plays directed by members of the play directing class, as well as Jennie Czuba ’10, Sterling’s admissions and arts event coordinator, and Sasha Hildebrand ’03, assistant professor of theatre arts. The events is free and open to the public.