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October 6, 2017


More than 100 students take part in Health and Human Services Day


More than 100 students take part in Health and Human Services DayStudents interested in pursuing a career in Allied Health, Cosmetology, Criminal Justice, Education, EMS, or related fields attended Cowley College's Health and Human Services Day Wednesday in the Earle N. Wright Community Room.

There were more than 100 students in attendance and around a dozen vendors at the event. This year students already enrolled at Cowley were invited to join in the event and speak with the vendors. 

“The students really enjoyed the hands-on booths available and the various simulations,” admissions representative Julianna Smarsh said. “I thoroughly enjoyed the participation from the Cosmetology students and their excitement to work with the attendees' hair.”

Cosmetology students work with the attendees hairLocal employers at the event were: William Newton Memorial Hospital, Hillside Medical Clinic, Graves Pharmacy, Rogers Dentistry, Walmart Optometry, South Central Kansas Regional Medical Center, Presbyterian Manor, Ark City Fire/EMS, Winfield Fire/EMS, Eagle Med, Ark City Police Department, Winfield Police Department, and South Central Kansas SWAT.