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Former Tiger assistant coach has front row seat for World Series

Scott HennesseyScott Hennessey, who helped the Cowley College baseball team to back-to-back Junior College World Series titles in 1997 and 1998, has continued to have great success as the manager of the Tulsa Drillers and has spent the 2020 baseball season as a special assistant with the Los Angeles Dodgers. read more

Abrams takes part in first meeting on the Board

Abrams takes part in first meeting on the BoardSteve Abrams, who served as the Kansas State Senator from the 32nd District from 2009 until 2017, took part in his first meeting as a member of the Cowley College Board of Trustees during the regularly scheduled monthly meeting held Monday, October 19 in the Earle N. Wright Community Room. The meeting was held in the spacious Wright Room in order to safely increase community access with an approximate gathering limitation of 60 people while maintaining adequate social distancing. The meeting was also live streamed to increase access due to social distancing guidelines. read more

PTK members attend virtual conference

PTK members attend virtual conferencePhi Theta Kappa members of the Cowley College Alpha Gamma Upsilon chapter attended the Fall Kansas/Nebraska Regional PTK Conference October 8-10, 2020. Officers Trevor McDowell, Brianna Dutton, Allie Wright, Adrienne Norris, and Aimee Kozushko, members Anisa Layton and Holly Saguto, and faculty advisors Melinda Neal and Jennifer Rupp participated in the conference virtually to listen to motivational speakers, learn about Phi Theta Kappa, and form connections with new people. read more

Garrett VanDeventer awarded Brian Groves Memorial Scholarship

Garrett VanDeventer awarded Brian Groves Memorial ScholarshipIn honor of former Cowley College golfer Brian Groves, Cowley College freshman Garrett VanDeventer was named this year’s Brian Groves Memorial Scholarship recipient during the 26th annual Tiger Skins/Brian Groves Memorial Golf Tournament held Saturday, October 17 at Quail Ridge Golf Course in Winfield. read more

Top-ranked Lady Tigers place first at Bethel Invite

Top-ranked Lady Tigers place first at Bethel InviteThe Cowley College women’s cross country team finished exactly where they are ranked in the latest NJCAA Division II poll as the top-ranked Lady Tigers finished first at the Bethel Invite held Saturday in Newton, KS. read more

Tiger men fare well in return to action

Tiger men fare well in return to actionCompeting for the first time in more than a month, the Cowley College men’s cross country team shook off the rust to finish second by only two points to meet champion St. Mary University at the Bethel Invite held Saturday in Newton, KS. read more

Giles, Halacheva named October Athletes of the Month

Samuel Giles and Iva HalachevaCowley College sophomores Samuel Giles and Iva Halacheva have been recognized for their hard work by being named Cowley College October Athletes of the Month. read more

Board of Trustees meeting to be held Monday, October 19, 2020

The Cowley College Board of Trustees will gather for their regular monthly meeting on Monday, October 19, 2020, at 6:00 p.m. in the Earle N. Wright Community Room on the main campus, 215 S. 2nd, Arkansas City, KS. The AGENDA for the meeting may be accessed by visiting the following link after 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 16, 2020. click here for the agenda

Endowed Scholarship at Cowley College established in honor of long-time instructor

Endowed Scholarship at Cowley College established in honor of long-time instructorHonoring the memory of a long-time Criminal Justice instructor that helped make the program what it is today, the Elvin M. Hatfield Criminal Justice Memorial Scholarship has been created at Cowley College. read more

Familiar name at Cowley selected October Student of the Month

Trevor McDowellThe McDowell family name is well known on the Cowley College campus with sisters Jordan and Madison McDowell being the second set of siblings to be crowned Queen Alalah. Both the McDowell sisters were also named Students of the Month during their time at Cowley, while Madison was presented with the 2015 Cowley College Student of the Year Award. The sisters’ brother, Trevor McDowell, has followed in their footsteps as he was recently named the October Student of the Month. read more

Graduation held for students in Cowley’s paramedic program

paramedic program graduatesGraduation for eight students in Cowley College’s 2019-2020 paramedic program was held October 7 in the Earle N. Wright Community Room at the main campus in Arkansas City. The program completed the AAS degree requirements for these graduates. read more

Cowley leaders help present veterans with Quilts of Valor at Fall Festival

Veterans with Quilts of ValorIn a patriotic and moving ceremony, Cowley College conducted a salute to local veterans at Heritage Park during Wellington’s Fall Festival. read more

Concert Band showcased during fall concert at Cowley College

Cowley College Concert BandHighlighting the work done by the students in the fall semester the Cowley College Concert Band performed a short, energetic program during its fall concert held Tuesday inside the Robert Brown Theatre. read more

Suied nabs Runner of the Week honors for second time

Suied nabs Runner of the Week honors for second timeHaving recently won her second race of the season, Cowley College sophomore Lubna Suied was named the NJCAA Division II Female Cross Country Athlete of the Week while also being named the Jayhawk Conference Cross Country Women's Runner of the Week for the second time this year. read more

Suied wins another race, Lady Tigers place third

Suied wins another racePlacing first in the 5K run for the second time in three races, Cowley College sophomore Lubna Suied helped the top-ranked Lady Tiger cross country team place third out of seven teams at the Red Devil Duals held Saturday in Iola, KS. read more

Tiger Skins/Brian Groves Memorial Golf Tournament to be held October 17

Tiger Skins/Brian Groves Memorial Golf TournamentCowley College's Tiger Booster Club is preparing to host the 26th annual Tiger Skins/Brian Groves Memorial Golf Tournament Saturday, October 17 at Quail Ridge Golf Course in Winfield, KS. read more

Cowley Quiz Bowl to participate in upcoming tournaments

Cowley College has organized and will participate in two of only seven online Community College Collegiate Quiz Bowl tournaments available at this time. A team from Alabama and teams from Oklahoma are joining the regularly scheduled Kansas tournaments that include Kansas teams from Cowley, Allen, Cloud, Coffeyville, Fort Scott, Garden City, Hesston, Johnson, and Neosho. Dodge City has chosen not to compete this year. read more