Category: Happenings

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Ketchum University Welcomes New Dean to the Southern California College of Optometry

Marshall B. Ketchum University is excited to welcome the appointment of Mark A. Bullimore, MCOptom, PhD, as Dean of the Southern California College of Optometry. Dr. Bullimore was hired after a national search and will […]

Ketchum University’s Fall Orientation Program: Creating a Culture of Student Success

By Pamela Martineau Ketchum University will soon welcome its new incoming classes of optometry, PA and pharmacy students. The students will hit the ground running with a unique orientation program designed to meet them where […]

Safety Tips for Viewing the Solar Eclipse

By Mark Nakano, OD On August 21, 2017, a solar eclipse will be visible (weather permitting) across all of North America. The entire continent will experience a partial eclipse lasting 2 to 3 hours. Anyone within […]

University celebrates seventh annual Circle of Vision luncheon

On Friday, Jan. 27, 2017, University leadership and alumni gathered for the seventh annual Circle of Vision luncheon at the Summit House restaurant in Fullerton, to celebrate and recognize members of the MBKU community that […]

Throwback: 1997

Construction is not new to Ketchum University. On May 15, 1997, the groundbreaking for Building A and the parking garage began at 2:30 p.m. The library moved into Building A on May 18, 1998, and […]

ACHIEVING 20|20 campaign update

2017 signals and exciting time in the life of the  ACHIEVING 20|20 campaign. Earlier this year, Ketchum University honored Dr. Warren Harvard Low, ’52, for a lifetime of commitment and generosity to his alma mater. […]

Dean’s corner: Spring 2017

Messages from the deans of the Southern California College of Optometry, the School of PA Studies and the College of Pharmacy. Southern California College of Optometry  At the American Academy of Optometry meeting in Anaheim, we […]

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Reimagine. Education. Inspire.

ACHIEVING 20|20 together. By Paul A. Stover, MEd By all accounts, the 2015-16 fiscal year in the life of Ketchum University was incredibly successful. Like most non-profits, Ketchum University relies on the generosity of alumni […]

Richard D. Jones, JD & Family

Moments of passion and charitable dedication to the university are growing in number and significance as our closest friends step forward to pledge their support for the ACHIEVING 20|20 Campaign. Here, we reflect on a […]

Del E. Webb Foundation

Marshall B. Ketchum University enjoys a steady and generous outpouring of private grant and sponsorship support from year to year. In 2015, we were thrilled to welcome a new foundation donor to our Grand Patrons […]

ACHIEVING 20|20: The Campaign for MBKU

This past year marked the halfway point in our 10-year $20 million campaign. With your help, we have already secured more than 50 percent of our goal. And your continuing investment in MBKU’s approach to […]