KCA Names MNU Professor to Hall of Fame

Apr. 8, 2014 - by Katy Ward

KCA Names MNU Professor to Hall of Fame

 
April 8, 2014
Fry-Mary

MNU has another Hall of Famer. Mary Fry, PhD, associate professor of counselor education and school counselor track coordinator, was recently presented the Kansas Counselors Association Hall of Fame award at the KCA Conference Awards Luncheon March 7, 2014. Fry’s husband, colleagues, and students were in attendance—to surprise her.

Several individuals wrote letters in support of Dr. Fry receiving this award.

"She is a wealth of knowledge and is an unwavering beacon of light that is guiding us all through our program with precise precision."

"Her compassion is limitless and her comprehension is impeccable."KCA Names MNU Professor to Hall of FameDr. Fry (middle with award) is surrounded by students and faculty from MNU as she receives the Kansas Counselor Association Hall of Fame Award, March 7, 2014.

“Dr. Mary is a world class professional in the counseling profession, has that ‘win, win, win’ teamwork attitude with her colleagues, is an approachable leader among her students."

“She possesses all of the qualifications of someone who should be honored with this award."

The KCA Hall of Fame award recognizes someone who has provided significant contributions in counseling at the local, state and national levels through the development of programs, innovations in counseling, initiation or improvement in counseling services, and production of research in the field of counseling.

Fry has certainly met that standard having been a member of nine professional organizations in the field of counseling as well as in the leadership of the Association for Play Therapy (APT) as chairman of the Board and as a board member. She is also a founding board member of the Kansas Association for Play Therapy and served a term as president of the organization. Fry is published and has presented at numerous conferences. She is a co-founder of MNU’s Play Therapy program.

 

MNU News

Thursday, November 23
Recent News
List
Grid
Archives
CAEP Request for Comments

CAEP Request for Comments

The School of Education at MidAmerica Nazarene University is hosting an accreditation visit by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) on February 4-7, 2018. Interested…

Read More
JOCO Fall 2017 mag
Alum Puts Education to Work in Co-Responder Program

Alum Puts Education to Work in Co-Responder Program

MNU 2017 Master of Arts in Counseling graduate Jeffrey Wilson is part of the expanded Johnson County Mental Health Center’s co-responder program.…

Read More
NursingCook14-35
Nursing Grads Achieve Top Scores

Nursing Grads Achieve Top Scores

Once again MNU’s School of Nursing has learned that their graduates rank at the top. Our NCLEX-RN (test required for licensing) first-time pass rate from January 1 – September 30, 2017, is 92.44%…

Read More
The State of Marriage Counseling | MidAmerica Nazarene University

The State of Marriage Counseling | MidAmerica Nazarene University

  November 3, 2017 Although the myth that half of all marriages end in divorce has been debunked (it’s actually closer to about 30%…

Read More
Reformation Tree
Luther Tree Planted

Luther Tree Planted

A Luther Tree, a tree commemorating the Protestant Reformation, was planted on campus Oct. 31, 2017. The red oak tree sits on the Campus Mall in front of Mabee Learning Commons. One of several events…

Read More
MNU Spring11-012
Reformation 500 Commemoration Oct. 31

Reformation 500 Commemoration Oct. 31

On Oct. 31, 2017, the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation, MNU will hold several events to commemorate the event. The public is welcome to attend each of these free events. All events…

Read More
Cunningham Center Rendering South
MNU Receives Additional $300K from Sunderland Foundation for New Student Center

MNU Receives Additional $300K from Sunderland Foundation for New Student Center

The Sunderland Foundation has just awarded MNU a second gift of $300,000 toward the construction of the proposed Cunningham Student Center, part of…

Read More
McIntire Spittal at KCU
MNU Becomes Partner with KCU Providing Early Admission to Med School

MNU Becomes Partner with KCU Providing Early Admission to Med School

Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences College of Osteopathic Medicine (KCU-COM) and MidAmerica Nazarene University have agreed to a…

Read More
BC-regional-universities-midwest 2018
MNU Named a 2018 US News Best College

MNU Named a 2018 US News Best College

MNU is ranked by U.S. News & World Report as a 2018 Best Colleges Regional Midwest, in a list published last month. MNU ranked 75th (tie) out of 173 schools on the Midwest list which also…

Read More
Sports
Pioneers Suffer 1st Loss at Park

Pioneers Suffer 1st Loss at Park

#18 MBB at #17 Park | L 59-75

 
Football All-Conference Honors Announced

Football All-Conference Honors Announced

OLATHE, Kan. - Thirteen Pioneers were honored as All-Conference selections last week. Full list

 
McMullen Scores 25 in Road Win

McMullen Scores 25 in Road Win

SILOAM SPRINGS, Ark. - The Pioneers dominated the first half and held on to win by 9 at John Brown on Saturday...

 
Latest Photos
MNU Homecoming 2017
MNU Homecoming 2017
MNU Homecoming 2017 First MANC head Football coach, Gordon DeGraffenreid
MNU Homecoming 2017
MNU Homecoming 2017
MNU Homecoming 2017