Friends University staff, faculty and students will be celebrating 25 years of working together to make Christmas merrier for hundreds of needy families in Wichita. Approximately 150 University representatives will embrace the spirit of the season for the annual Salvation Army Service Day Dec. 11. The group will help prepare and disperse donated gifts. “Service […]

The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) announced today that Friends University’s Teacher Education program is one of 43 providers from 22 states and the District of Columbia to receive accreditation for their educator preparation programs. The fall 2017 review by the CAEP Accreditation Council increased to 101 the total number of providers […]

Wichita, Kan. – Friends University will celebrate the holiday season with its annual performance of the Christmas Candlelight Concert, featuring the Friends University Singing Quakers, Concert Choir, Jazz Vocal Ensemble and the 150-voice Choral Union. The concert will take place at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 1-2 and at 2 p.m. Dec. 3 in Sebits Auditorium. The […]

Adults wishing to complete a bachelor’s or master’s degree are invited to attend an Open Enrollment Day Thursday, Dec. 7, at the Friends University Wichita campus. This event will help prospective students learn more about how Friends University can help them invest in their education and their future. The “come and go” event is free […]

The illumination of Friends University’s historic clock tower has become one of Wichita’s traditional symbols for the start of the holiday season. Friends University invites the community to join in the Ceremony of Lights scheduled for Nov. 29 at 5:30 p.m. This year’s celebrations will shine a bit brighter with the help of donors Renae […]

Wichita, Kan. – The Friends University Chamber Orchestra will present its fall concert Nov. 9 at 7:30 p.m. in Riney Fine Arts Center. Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto #5 will be featured in the concert. “This piece is one of the largest works for keyboard or harpsichord at the time it was written in 1719,” said Kay […]