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Park University Promotes Melissa Ford to Chief Advancement Officer

December 1, 2023

Melissa Ford has been appointed as the chief advancement officer at Park University, effective today.

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The Crow’s Nest — November 3, 2023

November 3, 2023

The Crow’s Nest newsletter for November 3, 2023.

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Park University to Host Annual International Festival on Nov. 17

October 26, 2023

In celebration of International Education Week, Park University’s Office of International Education will host its annual International Festival on Friday, Nov. 17. The event will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Park Avenue area within the Mabee Learning Center / Academic Underground on the University’s flagship Parkville Campus. Admission to the festival is free and open to the public.

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Park University Hosting Lecture Event on Gen. John “Black Jack” Pershing

October 24, 2023

Park University’s Great War Institute, a division of the University’s George S. Robb Centre for the Study of the Great War, will host its second Great War Institute Lecture Series event with a discussion on “Pershing of the West: The Formative Days of ‘Black Jack’ Pershing in the American Frontier.” The talk will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 21, starting at 6:30 p.m. at The National World War I Museum and Memorial in Kansas City, Mo., and streamed live.

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Former U.S. Ambassador Stuart Symington IV to Speak at Park University

October 11, 2023

W. Stuart Symington IV, former U.S. ambassador to Nigeria (2016-19), Rwanda (2008-11) and Djibouti (2006-08), will participate in a conversation at Park University’s flagship Parkville (Mo.) Campus on Tuesday, Oct. 31, starting at 10 a.m. in McCoy Meetin’ House.

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The Crow’s Nest — October 4, 2023

October 4, 2023

The Crow’s Nest newsletter for October 4, 2023.

Park University to Host Annual Fright Night Event on Oct. 26

October 4, 2023

Fright Night, Park University’s annual Halloween celebration, will be held Thursday, Oct. 26, at the Copley Quad residence hall on the University’s flagship Parkville Campus, from 6 to 8 p.m. Admission to the event is free and open to the public, and children of all ages are encouraged to dress in their favorite Halloween costume.

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Park University’s Campanella Gallery to Host Exhibit of Digital Designs

October 3, 2023

The Campanella Gallery at Park University continues its 2023-24 season with an exhibit of digital design works by Merrick Henry, Friday, Oct. 6, through Friday, Dec. 8. A reception for the exhibit and artist will be held on Friday, Oct. 20, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Gallery.

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Homecoming Royalty 2023

October 2, 2023

As part of Park University’s recent Homecoming and Parents Weekend 2023 festivities, six Park students were announced as homecoming royalty during halftime of the men’s soccer match against Mount Mercy University on Sept. 30, as voted on by the student body based on how they exemplify Park’s core values: accountability, civility and respect, excellence, global citizenship, inclusivity and integrity.

Park University 2022-23 Graduates

September 19, 2023

Park University announces its graduates from the 2022-23 academic year. The list of graduates includes those from the University’s flagship campus in Parkville as well as its 38 additional campuses across the country and online worldwide. The University had 2,007 students eligible to graduate — 469 students earned a master’s degree, specialist degree and/or graduate certificate, and 1,538 students received a bachelor’s degree, associate degree and/or undergraduate certificate.

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Park University is a private, non-profit, institution of higher learning since 1875.