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July 2016
27 Cowley offering FastTrack Dual Enrollment Program
27 C.A.R.E. Conference to be held August 13
22 Tiger tennis players earn ITA Academic Awards
20 Cowley College to conduct Blitz Drive on July 27
20 Interim Theatre Director eager to build upon strong foundation
20 Jill Long fills vacant seat on Board of Trustees
18 Tiger Magic Baseball Alumni Weekend offered
12 Still time to enroll for exciting fall classes
12 Cowley alumnus now a respected international oil and gas consultant
7 Seven Tiger Athletic programs earn Academic Team Awards
7 Cowley releases President's, Dean's honor rolls for spring semester
6 35 Tigers receive NJCAA Academic Student-Athlete Awards
5 Greater Wichita Sports Banquet honors Cowley athletes
5 Kyrece Mills awarded Brian Groves Memorial Scholarship
June 2016
29 LaRue to play for NJCAA National Team
29 Andrews to lead Tiger men and women's tennis programs
27 Cassady Cook joins volleyball coaching staff
27 Godoy signs with NCAA Division I school
27 Area athletes take part in Tiger Strong Softball Camp
21 Cowley College exceeds enrollment projections by six percent
17 Cowley athletic program finishes 15th in NATYCAA Cup standings
16 Guijo, Greenwood to be recognized at Greater Wichita Sports Banquet
14 Cowley College awards scholarships to students from 25 schools
14 LaRue caps season with All-American honors, named Jayhawk East Pitcher of the Year
13 Developing speed
13 Three Tiger baseball players selected in MLB draft
10 Scholarship in honor of Jim and Verna Zang to be offered in fall of 2016
10 Sarah Frendo named Intercollegiate Tennis Association All-American
10 Tiger cross country squad made up of new faces
9 Damien Odle places ninth at NCAA Track and Field Championships
8 Media staff attend Editors’ Retreat
8 Cowley Tiger 4-in-1 Throwing Camp being offered
8 Tiger thrower signs with Texas Tech
7 Basketball camp conducted at Cowley
7 Reaching new heights
6 Accomplished educator traces start back to Cowley
3 Soccer camp conducted at the Travis Hafner Training Center
3 Women’s cross country team loads up with talent
2 Entire ACCA graduating Class to attend Cowley College
2 Holzman named Second Team All-American

May 2016

31 Tigers have season come to an end at JUCO World Series
27 Tiger Skins/Brian Groves Memorial Golf Tournament to be held June 25
20 Cowley is only college in Kansas to offer The Difficult Airway course
18 19th annual Duck Dash raises more than $22,000
17 Board hears of Cowley’s selection for High School: Pell ‘Dual Enrollment’ Program
16 Cowley College selected for High School: Pell ‘Dual Enrollment’ Program
16  Cowley listed among top-50 best value community colleges
12 Nearly 200 students take part in Late Night Breakfast
12 Soaring to new heights
11 Math and Science Club Bridge Contest
10 Otis and Terri Morrow named recipients of Outstanding Tiger Alumni Award
9 Group of students complete research study
9 Cowley College conducts 93rd Commencement exercises
9 Cowley students take part in Chamber Coffee
9 Dr. Layton has article published
9 Cowley excited to offer Fire Science program
9 Student works on display at Cowley
5 Spring vocal recitals held at Cowley
5 Cowley student receives scholarship from General Federation of Women’s Clubs
5 Concert Choir/CC Singers shine in final performance of the semester
3 Cowley College offering Milling Technician program
3 Sophomore Art Showcase held at Cowley
2 Dockter conducts book signing at Cowley
2 Spring Choir Concert slated for May 3
April 2016
29 Criminal Justice students receive awards
29 Final Writers’ Corner for the year
29

Dr. Walker Addresses MSP Students

28

Cowley College receives Perkins State Leadership Grant

28 PTK members volunteer at Humane Society
27

Cowley College awards scholarships to students from 38 schools

26 Cowley takes part in WPD Law Enforcement Appreciation Parade
26

Cowley College to hold 93rd Commencement on May 7

25

Criminal Justice Department offering employee chance to de-stress

22 Reception held to honor Ben Schears
20

Debra Dockter to conduct book signing on May 2

20

Cowley College to present final jazz concert of the school year

20

Hannah Twenhafel named Student of the Year

19

Ben Schears receives Community Cornerstone Award

19 Board receives presentation on additional student housing concept
18

Cowley AEC teams impress at Kansas Academic Excellence competition

15

Late inning let down helps Labette gain split with Tigers

15

Networking at Noon event held at Wichita Downtown Center

14 Area industry trainers donate time for new criminal justice incentive program
14 Blue-Line Tracking Day set for April 29
12

Cowley helps with Wichita Downtown Cleanup Project

12

Phi Theta Kappa journeys to Washington D.C. for International Convention

11 Cowley PTK named Top 100 Chapter for second straight year
11 Harader-Pate receives Trio Achiever Award
7 Cowley College teams with Kansas Small Business Development Center
7 Cowley College partners with four companies to address construction industry needs
7

Large turnout for Junior Day

March 2016
30 Cowley College receives Chamber Champion award
30

Twenhafel accepted into KU School of Pharmacy

30 Cowley College and Fort Hays State sign partnership MOA to ease transition for students

25 Music students take part in Southwestern American Choral Directors Regional Conference
22 The Higher Learning Commission celebrates Cowley College's focus on student success
22

Cowley student receives award from Soroptimist International of Arkansas City

22 Cowley College shares information at Ambassador’s Coffee in Wellington
22 Cowley College and Fort Hays State to enter partnership
11 PTK induction and All-Academic Team celebration held at Cowley
11 Lartey wins and Doc Arnett wows the crowd
10 Mu Alpha Theta inducts new members
9 Student Patrol Officers locate stolen vehicle
9 Creative writing students attend performance at Oklahoma State
9 Cowley PTK repeats as winners of Honors in Action research project
8 Faculty and staff attend conference in Wichita
8 AEC team places 19th at nationals
8

Theatre major named March Student of the Month

7

The Diary of Anne Frank performed at Cowley

4 Sean Anderson to emcee Creative Claws
1 Renn Memorial Library uses grant to purchase DVD’s
February 2016
25

Grant program trainees tour Rubbermaid

24 Large number of students attend Arts & Humanities Day
23 Cowley College takes part in Women’s Fair in Wichita
23

Troyer receives award at KEMTA conference

22

Cowley plays host to conferences

17

AEC is headed back to nationals

17 PTK achieves Five Star status
17

PTK students honored at awards luncheon

17

Cowley College teams with Wingnuts for Community Benefit Concert

16

Enrollment for Fall classes opens March 1

15

Anne Frank’s story comes to Cowley

11

Seventeen writers present works at Writers’ Corner

11

Art education major named February Student of the Month

11

Students in ACES program log over 16,000 hours of service

11 Math & Science Day held at Cowley College
11 Ruiz, Morrow named Homecoming king and queen
11

McClaflin named January Student of the Month

4 Winners of Graphic Design Contest Announced
3

Cowley grad returns to film segment for web show

1 Cowley College awards scholarships to students from 28 schools
1

Art Club members take part in Final Friday event

1

Cowley College named as one of top-150 in the country

January 2016
31

Singing Valengrams offered for Valentine’s Day, Feb. 12

30

Sign up for emergency/closure alerts through Blackboard Connect

30 Finalists for Cowley Homecoming royalty announced
27

Wright Room filled with the sounds of jazz

26 Cowley AEC places third at AEC Sectional Tournament
25 ACHS Jazz Band and Cowley Jazz Band teaming up for concert on January 26
22 Automotive students conduct Car Care Clinic
22 Cowley’s Golden Tigers to hold spring enrollment
20 College reflects on vision cast at August Board Retreat
15

Still time to register for Math and Science Day at Cowley College

15

Cowley will induct former athletics into Tiger Hall of Fame on Saturday, January 16

14 Arts & Humanities Day set for February 17
13 Deadline to register for Homecoming Spirit Week Competitive Events is January 25

12 NDT program the recipient of LS-50 Immersion Tank
8

Scholarship developed in honor of James and Verna Zang

8

Rorabaugh completes Blackboard Learn Certified Trainer program

6

Cowley College selected as grant recipient

5 Cowley College selected as a Top School in MAE&T Guide
December 2015
18

Students in Mechatronics class display 3D printed designs

18

Late Night Breakfast at Cowley

17

Criminal justice students volunteer

15

Homecoming finalists announced

15

New programs approved at Cowley College

11

Ellen Kelly recipient of Ben LeClair Staff Excellence Award

11

Cowley honors 18 employees for years of service during recognition ceremony

10

Cowley College awarded Workforce Aid project

10

Rubbermaid recognized for industry partnership with Cowley College

9

Dr. Rittle, Johns-Hines serve as presenters at conference in McPherson

9

Hot Rods 'N Heat held at Mulvane technical center

8

Christmas Vespers Concert puts audience in holiday spirit

8

Cowley AEC team hosts Snow Bowl tournament

8

Scholarship established in memory of former Cowley student

8

Criminal Justice students to assist with Blue Santa

4

Large crowd turns out for Life: Through Word and Lens

4

Cera Magana named December Student of the Month

3 Cowley students attend DECA Leadership Conference
2

Dr. Rittle serves as keynote speaker at Chamber luncheon

1

Student works to be displayed during Life: Through Words and Lens event

November 2015
24

Christmas Vespers to be held Sunday, Dec. 6

24

Ninth annual Art Club Chili Bowl sale set for Dec. 1

24

Writing students attend events in Oklahoma

23

Hollister recipient of NACS Foundation grant

19

Hot Rods ‘N Heat to take place Dec. 5

17

PTK students attend Honors in Action Convention in Topeka

17

Double screening of Project 22 conducted on Veteran’s Day

17

Students walk in memory of Mart Wiechman

17

Media Club students inform Board of Austin Media Convention

16

Community members turn out for presidential installation

13

Original works presented at Writers’ Corner

12

Cowley College awards scholarships to students from 21 schools

12

Writers’ Corner to be held Thursday, Nov. 12

11

Cowley employees receive Leadership in the Field Awards

9

Students participate in International Cosmic Day event

9

“You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” performed at Cowley

9 Donors’ support demonstrated during Foundation banquet
6

Presidential Inauguration and Installation approaching

6

Scholarships awarded to top-two Queen Alalah finalists

6

Dr. Rittle speaks to members of N.A.R.V.R.E.

5

More than 200 students attend Senior Day

4

Vishnefske named November Student of the Month

3

Miss Kansas visits Cowley College

October 2015
31 Oak crowned Queen Alalah LXXXIV
28

Concert Band/Choir entertain with fall concert

27

Galaxy Technologies funds Cowley scholarship

22

Cowley students’ work featured in new textbook

21

Students attend Social Science & BCIT Day

21

Child Care and Development students partnering with Exploration Place

21

Concert Band/Choir to present The Music of Living

21

Still time to register for Senior Day

21

Cowley industry tours held on main campus

20 Board receives update on presidential installation
19 Application period opens for largest scholarship for high-achieving community college students
16

Presidential Inauguration and Installation to take place November 15

15

Benefit dinner raises $1,600

14

Cowley College Jazz Initiative Presents Doug Talley Quartet in Concert

14

Eleven graduate from Cowley College paramedic program

13

Clothing Exchange distribution to take place October 24

8

Cowley representatives take part in Reality U events

7

Union State Bank completes $50,000 gift to Travis Hafner Training Center

5

Education Program hosts science workshops

5

Finalists named for Queen Alalah LXXXIV

5

The honors keep rolling in for Caroline Fulbright

5

Cowley hosts successful Blood Drive

1

Cowley president speaks to area Lions Club members

1

ACES students volunteer at Epic Ultras race

1

Coca-Cola Bottling Company Creates Cowley Scholarship

September 2015
30

Cowley to host DodgeBallalah Oct. 29

30

Vice President’s reception serves as a chance to get acquainted

30

Cowley College receives seven Medallion Awards at NCMPR conference

29

Cowley physics teacher in Japan

23 Creative Writing class hosts Mark Flickinger
23 Benefit dinner to support food packaging event
22 PTK students attend Leadership Conference
22 Manufacturing Day event planned
22 Shriver announces retirement; Dr. Rittle provides update
22 Vice President’s Reception to be held September 29
21 Cowley meets with Sumner County Economic Development
20 Endowment changes name
17 Multi-Cultural Scholars Program attends speaking engagement
16 Training scenarios filmed at Cowley
11

Dr. Rittle discusses team building during meeting of the AAKC

11

Cowley conducts ribbon cutting ceremony at Wichita Downtown Center

3

Twenhafel named September Student of the Month

2

Cowley College donates 302 pounds of meat to local food pantries

August 2015
27

Ribbon cutting ceremony planned for Cowley’s downtown Wichita location

27

High school grads stay local

27

Scholars and donors pack the Wright Room

26

Cowley Clothing Exchange to take place Oct. 24

25

Bubble Soccer to take place September 8

24

Miss Walnut Valley Scholarship Pageant held at Robert Brown Theatre

21

Cowley College awards scholarships to students from 31 schools

20

Cowley hosts conference for area child care providers

14

Sefel, Hill serve as editors on “Lovecraftian Proceedings, No. 1”

14

Criminal Justice instructor to teach community outreach program

14

Cowley’s Golden Tigers to hold fall enrollment Aug. 26

14

Cannon teams with Winfield Fire/EMS to provide community outreach training

14

Gone, but not forgotten

11

Board approves 2015-2016 operating budget

10

Physics instructor attends multiple conferences near Washington, DC

6

Back to school events planned at Cowley College

5

Cowley College Foundation buys steer and donates meat