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Jo Young Switzer

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Manchester College

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Manchester College

604 E COLLEGE AVE

North Manchester, Indiana,46962

United States

Company Description

Manchester College offers the International Student Scholarship to especially promising international students. The scholarship amount is based on an applicant's academic ability as shown on grade reports, final exam results, and test scores. This scholarship ...more

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Jerold Panas Books on Philanthropy - 120 Days

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- Jo Young Switzer, President
Manchester College


2014 January | CASE District V - Council for Advancement and Support of Education District V

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Jo Young Switzer, President, CEO Manchester University Jo Young Switzer is the 2013 winner of the CASE District V Chief Executive Leadership Award.
Established in 1999, the annual citation honors a president, chancellor, headmaster or system head for outstanding visionary leadership of a CASE V member institution. Switzer became the first female president and 14th... Read more »


Chief Executive Leadership Award | CASE District V - Council for Advancement and Support of Education District V

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Jo Young Switzer, Manchester University


Switzer wins Chief Executive Leadership Award | CASE District V - Council for Advancement and Support of Education District V

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Jo Young Switzer, President, CEO Manchester University
Jo Young Switzer Jo Young Switzer is the 2013 winner of the CASE District V Chief Executive Leadership Award. Established in 1999, the annual citation honors a president, chancellor, headmaster or system head for outstanding visionary leadership of a CASE V member institution. Switzer became the first female president and 14th chief executive of Manchester University on Dec. 1, 2004. Since then, she has led the private institution of liberal arts and sciences through transformational change. Among the transformations at Manchester during the past nine years: Switzer led the effort to secure a $35 million grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. to launch the Manchester University College of Pharmacy, which enrolled its first students in August 2012. The gift enabled Manchester to construct a LEED Gold certified, state-of-the-art 82,000-square-foot facility on the north side of Fort Wayne. The Board of Trustees accepted her retirement on Oct. 19, with deep respect and admiration for a job well done. President Switzer has led Manchester at a pace and with a strategic focus unprecedented in the history of Manchester. She has been bold, courageous and always steadfast to the Mission of Manchester University. Switzer earned a bachelor's degree in English from Manchester in 1969 and her master's degree and Ph.D. in communications from the University of Kansas. She returned to Manchester in the 1980s and taught communication studies. She also taught at Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) before serving as Manchester's vice president and dean for academic affairs for 11 years. President Switzer is past president of the board of directors of Independent Colleges of Indiana, and a past board member of the Council of Independent Colleges. She is a leader in economic development initiatives in northeast Indiana and she serves on the Commission on College Completion for the Indiana Commission on Higher Education. She is the co-author of Interviewing: Art and Skill (Allyn & Bacon, 1995). Dr. Switzer and her husband Dave Switzer, a professor of communication studies at Manchester, have studied Tuscan cooking in Italy and enjoy sharing their cuisine with MU students and friends.


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Manchester President Jo Young Switzer has received the 2013 Chief Executive Leadership Award from the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).
She received the honor at the CASE annual conference of the six-state District V in Chicago, for "outstanding efforts in promoting and supporting education and institutional advancement. As the first female president of the 125-year-old school, Switzer has boldly led Manchester through transformational change, praised CASE.


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