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Academic Programs

Community & Continuing Education

Golden TigersGolden Tigers

The Cowley College Golden Tigers program, offered to community members who are 50 years of age or over, provides educational opportunities that promote social, spiritual, artistic, and physical enrichment to its members. Short-term classes, hands-on workshops, exercise sessions, and enlightening day trips are offered throughout the Fall and Spring semesters each year.

The Cowley College Golden Tigers educational program is an affiliate of the Elderhostel Institute Network.

Golden Tigers Activities allow participants to:


  • Keep active
  • Meet interesting people
  • Expand their horizons
  • Participate in exciting courses
  • Explore new skills
  • Develop new interests
  • Have fun
  • Exchange ideas
  • Keep current on relevant issues
  • Make connections
  • Travel to interesting sites



Coordinator of the Golder Tigers

Margaret Neal serves as the Golden Tiger Program Coordinator. Her office is located on the second floor of the Webb-Brown Academic Center located at 302 South 3rd Street on the Cowley College campus in Arkansas City.

Office Hours: Monday through Thursday, 8:30AM – Noon

For additional information, please call Margaret Neal at (620) 441-5286 or (800) 593-2222 Ext. 5286 or email


Cowley College Golden Tigers Program Advisory Board

A volunteer board serves in an advisory capacity and assists with the operations of the Cowley College Golden Tiger program.


Current Golden Tiger Advisory Board members include:


Larry Schwintz – Chairman
Sid Achenbach
Nick Anzelmo
Jane Brant
Pat Collins
Betty Harper
Clarice Henderson
Judy Jordan
Kay Kennedy - Secretary
Ron Upton