The Great Magazine Giveaway is Back at the Library, with a Twist

Beginning Monday, January 11th, the McPherson Public Library will hold its annual Great Magazine Giveaway.  However this year, the library has taken the popular event online, allowing patrons to browse the available titles from their home computer, and make their requests by email, free of charge.  A list of available titles and the email link can be found at macpl.org/giveaway.  From here, patrons can make their selection of a maximum of eight titles, and email their choices to the library. Once a reply is received that the request was successful, patrons have five days to pick up their magazines. The list will

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Ellen Barrett Announced as Fall 2020 Graduate of Washburn University

TOPEKA, KAN. (01/11/2021)– Washburn University is pleased to announce the students in its fall 2020 graduating class. Nearly 400 students completed their courses for associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees. Ellen Barrett, of McPherson, KS, graduated with a Associate of Liberal Studies in Liberal Studies. “These students worked diligently to complete their studies,” said Dr. Jerry Farley, Washburn University president. “We were not able to celebrate with a ceremony in December, but I have no doubt that they will accomplish great things.” About Washburn – Founded in 1865, Washburn University is a public institution with nearly 7 thousand students and a thousand

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