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Writing Center receives Diana Hacker TYCA Outstanding Programs in English Award

The Writing Center at Cowley College recently received an Honorable Mention in the 2020 Diana Hacker Two-Year College English Association (TYCA) Awards for Outstanding Programs in English in the category of Fostering Student Success. Cowley will be honored at the TYCA Luncheon at the CCCC Convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, March 25, 2020. read more

Softball drops a pair of games against top-ranked Seminole State

Softball drops a pair of games against top-ranked Seminole StateGoing up against the No. 1-ranked team in the latest NJCAA Division I softball rankings, Cowley College battled Seminole State College tough in a 4-0 loss of the opener before losing 11-1 in the nightcap of the doubleheader played Thursday in Shawnee, OK. read more

Vanriette, McKay sign to play volleyball at University of Saint Mary

Vanriette, McKay sign to play volleyball at University of Saint MaryA pair of Cowley College volleyball athletes, Hannah Vanriette and Maddy McKay, signed letters of intent to continue their playing careers at the University of Saint Mary in Leavenworth, KS. read more

Cowley College renames Mulvane Center the Science, Engineering and Academic Center

Cowley College renames Mulvane Center the Science, Engineering and Academic CenterWanting a name to more accurately reflect the purpose of the facility, Cowley College recently changed the name of its Mulvane Center to the Science, Engineering and Academic Center. read more

Cowley Leaders at Work

Cowley Leaders at WorkThe inaugural group of Cowley College employees are participating in the CLAW (Cowley Leaders at Work) program hosted in the Cowley Education Center. read more

40-point fourth quarter lifts Lady Tigers to come from behind home playoff win

40-point fourth quarter lifts Lady Tigers to come from behind home playoff winFacing a 16-point halftime deficit, the No. 7-seeded Cowley College women's basketball team instituted a full-court press in the second half of its game against 10th-seeded Dodge City Wednesday night at W.S. Scott Auditorium. The Lady Conquistadors folded under the pressure, turning the ball over 17 times over the game's final 20 minutes as Cowley rallied for a 100-95 win in the First Round of the Region VI Playoffs. read more

Free soccer clinic offered Saturday, February 29

Free soccer clinic offered Saturday, February 29The defending conference champion Cowley College men and women's soccer teams, along with the Arkansas City Youth Soccer Association and Arkansas City Recreation Commission, will host their annual free soccer clinic Saturday, February 29 at the Travis Hafner Training Center located at 115 E. Pierce Avenue. read more

Cowley College Quiz Bowl team to compete at national championship

With its strong finish at its sectional championship at Cloud County Community College on Saturday, January 25, the Scholars Bowl team from Cowley College in Arkansas City proved themselves worthy to play on a national stage. On Friday, February 28, the team will represent their school in a 24-team national competition: National Academic Quiz Tournaments' Community College Championship Tournament. read more

Spring band concert performed at Cowley College

Spring band concert performed at Cowley CollegeFeaturing performances from the jazz ensemble and concert band, Cowley College’s spring band concert was held Saturday, February 22 in the Robert Brown Theatre. read more

NDT program at Cowley College recognized as one of the 20 best

Cowley College’s Non-Destructive Testing program was recognized in a recent article by Berg Engineering as one of “The 20 best NDT Schools in the United States”. read more

Tiger wrestling team places second at NJCAA West Central District Championship

Tiger wrestling team places second at NJCAA West Central District ChampionshipLed by Ottis Peeler going 4-0 and placing first in the 184-pound weight class, the No. 17-ranked Cowley College wrestling team placed second out of 10 teams at the NJCAA West Central District Championship held Saturday in Miami, OK. read more

Lady Tigers place second in the conference, men finish third

The No. 11-ranked Cowley College women’s indoor track and field team had its three-year run of conference championships come to an end with a second place finish at the Jayhawk East/Region VI Championships held Friday and Saturday in Pittsburg, KS. The Lady Tigers went on to finish fourth in the region. read more

Lady Tiger tennis team runs into a buzz saw

Lady Tiger tennis team runs into a buzz sawGoing up against the University of Central Oklahoma, which is ranked No. 9 in the latest NJCAA Division II poll, the Cowley College women's tennis team battled hard but found wins hard to come by as they lost 8-0 Sunday in Edmond, OK. read more

Lady Tiger softball team rallies to sweep doubleheader against NOC

Lady Tiger softball team rallies to sweep doubleheader against NOCFacing deficits of 4-0, 8-5 and 12-11 in the second game of its home doubleheader against Northern Oklahoma College-Tonkawa on Friday, the Cowley College softball team got a walk-off two-run homer from sophomore Kalyn Stigall to sweep the two games by scores of 10-2 and 14-12. read more

Tigers suffer first losses of the season

Tigers suffer first losses of the seasonAfter opening the season with eight straight home wins, the No. 2-ranked Cowley College baseball team found life on the road to be a bit more difficult as they suffered a 4-3, walk off defeat against North Central Texas and a 10-1 loss to Eastern Oklahoma State University Friday in Wilburton, OK. read more

Red-hot Independence trips up Cowley 118-107

Red-hot Independence trips up Cowley 118-107Playing its final game of the regular season, the Jayhawk East champion and No. 5-ranked Cowley College men's basketball team could not cool off the hot shooting Independence Pirates in a 118-107 loss at Independence on Saturday. read more

Russian cultural evening held at Cowley College

Russian cultural evening held at Cowley CollegeCowley College hosted a Russian cultural evening Wednesday, February 12 on the college’s main campus in Arkansas City. The event was organized by Mark Kiselev, who is attending Cowley College as part of the YEAR (Year of Exchange in America for Russians) program. read more

Cervantes attends presentation at Tulsa Historical Society

Marlys Cervantes with Candacy TaylorCandacy Taylor, author of Overground Railroad: The Greenbook and the Roots of Black Travel in America, offered a presentation at the Tulsa Historical Society earlier this month. Marlys Cervantes, Cowley College's Department Chair of Humanities and Communication attended the event, planning to use some of the information in literature and writing classes. read more

Dorovic signs with LSU-Shreveport

Dorovic signs with LSU-ShreveportAfter two successful seasons as a member of the Cowley College men's soccer team, sophomore Aleksa Dorovic recently signed a letter of intent to continue playing soccer at Louisiana State University-Shreveport. read more

Advising overview, TRiO/IMPACT program update given at Board meeting

Award for the Association of General Contractors that the Sumner Campus receivedThe Cowley College Board of Trustees received an advising overview and TRiO/IMPACT program update during its regularly scheduled meeting held Monday in the McAtee Dining Center. read more

Elizondo breaks school record in the mile run

Elizondo breaks school record in the mile runWith the NJCAA Region VI/Jayhawk Conference Championships looming this Friday and Saturday in Pittsburg, KS, the Cowley College men and women’s track and field teams got a preview of the course by taking part in the Pittsburg State Gorilla Classic over the weekend. read more

Tickets on sale for “9 to 5” The Musical at Cowley College

Cowley College's Visual and Performing Arts Department is busy preparing to perform “9 to 5” The Musical March 26-28 inside the Robert Brown Theatre. read more