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ACHIEVING 20|20:  The Campaign for MBKU

The essence of an education at Ketchum University is one of academic learning, exceptional clinical training, collaboration and caring for people. It begins with individuals who want to make a difference with their lives, and in the lives of others. At MBKU, our people help others — see better, live better.

Dr. Harue J. Marsden Memorial Fund

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Dedicated in celebration of the life and career of Harue Marsden, OD, MS, ’87, professor and associate dean for clinical education, the Dr. Harue J. Marsden Memorial Fund will create scholarships and a lasting tribute for a wonderful colleague, classmate and friend. 

To make a contribution to the Dr. Harue J. Marsden Memorial Fund, please visit our donation page and select "Dr. Harue J. Marsden Memorial Fund" in the drop down menu. To make a gift by mail, please make checks out to “MBKU” and indicate “IMO Dr. Marsden” in the memo line. These can be mailed directly to University Advancement, Marshall B. Ketchum University, 2575 Yorba Linda Blvd., Fullerton, CA 92831. 

Campaign Highlights

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Dr. Warren Low Honored with the Naming of the Low Student Union

On Friday, January 27, 2017, the university gathered in celebration of the institution's largest private gift to date made by the institution's longest serving trustee Warren Harvard Low, OD, '52. In recognition of his transformative estate gift, we have proudly named the Warren & Carol Low Student Union. It is a fitting tribute to a man dedicated to the student experience.

Ketchum Health ribbon-cutting

Ketchum Health Dedication Event Draws Over 200 Supporters

On Saturday, August 6, 2016, more than 200 community members, alumni, faculty, preceptors and other guests raised a glass in celebration of the formal dedication and ribbon cutting at Ketchum Health. Patients were welcomed in late May to the new home of the University Eye Center, as the first phase of the new health care center opened to the public.

Circle of Vision honorees

Annual Circle of Vision Luncheon Recognizes Top Philanthropists

Each year, Ketchum University invites hundreds of our dedicated donors to join us in thanks and recognition of our entire donor community. In 2017, we said a special thank you to Drs. Les and Mary Ann Walls, Dr. Donald Studt and Dr. Allen W. and Marilyn Soucheck for their philanthropic commitment to the institution. Each of them have paved the way for tremendous success.