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Press Release

2010-2011

 

October 20, 2010


High school students take part in Cowley�s Business, Computer and Information Technology Day

 

Business, Computer and Information Technology Day Learning about programs and degrees offered through Cowley College’s Business, Computer and Information Technology Department, 37 students representing nine high schools or technical schools, took part in Cowley’s Business, Computer and Information Technology Day held Tuesday on the Arkansas City campus.

Fun competitions were held in seven different program areas, while a campus tour was also provided. The day concluded with lunch and a presentation of awards.

“It was an exciting day and students enjoyed the activities,” Beverly Grunder, Business, Computer and Information Technology Department Chair, said. “The day was extremely successful in introducing students to the programs within the department.”

The winners in the Cosmetology, Graphic Design Layout Design, and Graphic Design Photo Design were seniors and each received a $500 scholarship to Cowley College. The other four first place winners were either juniors or sophomores and received a $50 gift card to the Cowley College Bookstore. 

High schools represented were: Arkansas City, Arkansas City Christian Academy, Central of Burden, Medicine Lodge, Oxford, Parsons, Pioneer Tech, Udall and Winfield.

Winners of Business Technology Day:
Accounting:    
First place Sarah Ripperda  Arkansas City
Second place Sarah Fischer Central of Burden
Third place Lindsay Handlin Central of Burden
     
Business Administration:  
First place Mitcheal Adams Udall
Second place Micah Fry Arkansas City Christian Academy
Third place Chelsea Boslaugh Udall
     
Business Administrative Technology:  
First place Nicole Orr Udall
Second place Adeline Roughface Pioneer Tech
Third place Darby Aldrich Udall
     
Cosmetology    
First place Jessica O’Donnell Arkansas City
Second place Courtney Hayden Oxford
Third place Robbie Preston Medicine Lodge
     
Criminal Justice    
First place Heath Satterlee Udall
Second place Jared Bashaw Udall
Third place Jake Emmons Central of Burden
     
Graphic Design Layout Design  
First place Micah Fry Arkansas City Christian Academy
Second place Lauren Llanes Parsons
Third place  Madison Zimmerman Arkansas City Christian Academy
     
Graphic Design Photo Editing  
First place Lindsay Handlin Central of Burden
Second place Lauren Llanes Parsons
Third place Robbie Preston Medicine Lodge