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2018-2019

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June 2019
14

Cowley College looking into ways to collaborate with KU's Spencer Museum of Art

14

Cowley grad fulfills dream of hiking the entire Appalachian Trail

13

Cowley College conducts intensive, national recognized course

11

Community members turn out for Golden Tigers enrollment

10

Cowley hires new director of instrumental music

4

Flag Dedication Ceremony to be held at Sumner Campus

   
May 2019
28

Cowley to honor veteran's during upcoming Wellington Heat game

28

Study shows Cowley College's tremendous economic impact

22

22nd annual Duck Dash raises more than $20,000

22

Cowley to pay tribute to veteran's during June 1st Wellington Heat game

21

Great Western Dining to provide Food Service at Sumner Campus

17

Dr. Rittle provides “State of Cowley College” during Dual-Chamber luncheon

15

Painting donated to Cowley College to be displayed at Sumner Campus

15

Golden Tigers offering two enrollment events

9

CTE Department presents Harold Beck with a special gift

8

Close to 240 students enjoy Late Night Breakfast

6

DECA students attend international conference

6

Cowley College conducts 96th Commencement exercises

3

Student works enjoyed by many

1

Cowley honors employees for years of service

1

Concert Choir, CC Singers perform a night of movie music

   
April 2019
30

Student Showcase, special concert to take place May 2

30

Band students reach new heights in final concert of the semester

29

Community impressed with new Short General Education Center

26

Trustees take part in roundtable discussion with local legislators

26

Mark McCaslin recipient of Outstanding Tiger Alumni Award

26

Attendees celebrate the opening of the Short General Education Center

26

IMPACT banquet recognizes students’ achievements

25

Cowley College adds firearms course

24

Students conduct voice recital

24

Cowley College to hold 96th Commencement on May 4

23

Zoe Newton to serve as Commencement speaker

23

Anna Maggiolo named 2019 Arkansas City Outstanding Student

22

What Were You Wearing? exhibit at Cowley College

22

Sumner Campus Open House set for April 27

19

Cowley student to receive Teen in Sports and Teen of Choice Awards

19

Writers Corner a success

18

Cowley College Hosts Chamber Coffee

18

Balancing work, family, and school, Harry Beck named Cowley’s CTE Student of the Year

17

Cowley preparing for several exciting upcoming music performances

17

Final band concert of the semester planned at Cowley College

17

Tara Lukert joins her brother as Cowley College Students of the Year

16

Friends University and Cowley College sign agreement for students to transfer into Bachelor’s in Business Management

16

Board of Trustees have opportunity to tour Cowley’s Wichita Downtown Center

15

Cowley Quiz Bowl team places fourth at State Championship

15

President and Vice Chair discuss Best Practices in President and Trustee Relationships

12

Chad Speer Memorial Automotive Scholarship created at Cowley College

12

Phi Theta Kappa Catalyst held in Orlando

11

Hoag awarded Estelle Hamilton Gottlob Scholarship

11

Cowley College programs take part in Career Expo

9

Skilled welder demonstrates work during visit to Cowley College

8

Physics Students attend Masterclass at KSU

5

Members of the Kansas Board of Regents tour Cowley College campus

4

Students attend Junior Day at Cowley College

1

VPA Department entertains nearly 1,600 people with production of Mamma Mia!

   
March 2019
29

Cowley College and Central Christian Church partner for future site of Education Center

29

Sumner Campus Open House set for April 27

29

Benefit dinner and Silent Auction raises over $1,500

26

Flickinger to have work on display at Birger Sandzén Memorial Gallery

26

Cowley College and Kansas State University partner in Troops to Teachers program

25

Creative Writing students attend conference in Dallas

25

Cowley students find inspiration through trip to OKC

20

PTK honors organization creating a pantry for students in need

20

Cowley instructors team up for event

20

Cowley College and Lyons High School sign articulation agreement

19

Cowley College and Central Christian Church partner for future site of Education Center

8

Roth, Shelton honored at Kansas All-State Academic Team Luncheon

8

Cowley College and Wellington High School provide night of amazing music

7

Hinnenkamp an easy choice for April Student of the Month

7

Cowley music instructor performs at Western Illinois University

6

Cowley employees take part in Great Plains Conference on Acceleration

6

Cowley College and Wellington High School teaming up for concert

5

Tickets on sale for PTK Benefit Dinner and Silent Auction

5

March is National Athletic Training Month

5

Cowley College well represented in upcoming Burford production

5

Six DECA students qualify for nationals

5

PTK officers take part in regional convention; Cowley takes home awards

4

Midwest Electric named Tiger Spirit Award recipient

3

Soccer Captain Makes Time to be Named March Student of the Month

1

Snuggle Up and Read

   
February 2019
28

Cowley Quiz Bowl teams dominate regional tournament

28

Cowley National Track Qualifiers Receive Warm Sendoff

27

Students take part in another successful food packaging event

27

Jazz Band and Concert Band celebrate Black History Month

26

Twenty-one new members inducted into Phi Theta Kappa

26

Garcia to join Trapero at Oklahoma Christian University

22

O'Neill putting together senior season to remember at St. Francis College

22

Blackmore, Lindemayer Gomes named Homecoming king and queen

21

Dr. Rittle helps Ark City High School students in self and group exploration

19

Concert Band to perform concert in honor of Black History Month

19

Board hears of upcoming events at the Short General Education Center

15

Kratt attends McGraw-Hill Composition Course Leaders Symposium

14

Valentine's Day Demo Show at Mulvane Public Library

14

CC Singers stay busy on Valentine's Day

14

Hardworking sophomore named February Student of the Month

14

Cowley honored to perform Mamma Mia! March 28-30

5

Homecoming to take place Feb. 20

5

Rotary Club members take time to read to Arkansas City elementary students

5

Cowley students, employees read to IXL Elementary students

4

Sara (Dauber) Williams looks back fondly on her time at Cowley

1

Students show their creative side during Writers' Corner

1

College reaches 31 units collected at blood drive

   
January 2019
31

Corbin Wilt Memorial Scholarship created at Cowley College

29

Cowley releases President's, Dean's honor rolls for fall semester

29

Finalists for Cowley Homecoming royalty announced

29

Cowley teams compete at Kansas Collegiate Quiz Bowl Sectionals

24

Large turnout for Golden Tigers spring enrollment

23

Writers' Corner announced

23

Jill Long takes part in first meeting as Board Chair

18

Tara Lukert named January Student of the Month

17

Registration underway for Math & Science Day at Cowley College

16

Cowley students unwind with performance by magician Joseph Tran

15

Singing Valengrams offered for Valentine's Day

15

Golden Tigers to hold spring enrollment on January 23

11

Magician Joseph Tran to perform at Cowley on January 15

   
December 2018
18

JoLynn Foster takes part in final meeting as Board Chair

14

Cowley College Foundation awards scholarships

14

Jordan Gaylord named December Student of the Month

11

Act One Drama Club entertains with Elf Jr. The Musical

10

Vespers puts audience in the Christmas spirit

7

Talent on display during Student Showcase/Student Vocal Recital

6

Elementary students take in Act One's production of Elf Jr. The Musical

6

Chili and Art Sale continues to raise money for Art and Design Club

4

Cowley College plays host to Snow Bowl

3

Alpha Gamma Upsilon wants you to recycle

   
November 2018
29

Dane G. Hansen Foundation giving out $4,000 renewable scholarships

29

Cowley College Music Department to present Christmas Vespers

28

360 students take part in Cowley College's Middle School Tour Day event

28

12th annual Art Club Chili and Art Sale to take place Dec. 5

28

Student Showcase to take place December 6

28

Criminal Justice students helping with Operation Blue Santa

27

International Cosmic Day to take place on November 29

27

Voice Recital to be held at Cowley College on December 6

20

Board approves annual audit

19

Brianne Hutto named November Student of the Month

16

Mulvane Center Math and Science Club donates over 300 pounds of canned goods

16

Dr. Rittle facilitates interactive leadership series with county leaders

16

Rotary Club of Arkansas City delivers dictionaries to area third graders

12

Cowley Centers honor Veterans with special screening of Citizen Soldier

9

Fosters receive Ambassador Award; Courtney Sendall named Young Achiever

8

PTK officers attend annual Honors in Action conference

8

Students showcase their works at Arts & Humanities Day

7

Scholarships presented to top-two Queen Alalah candidates

6

Cowley's Collegiate Quiz Bowl gets off to strong start

2

Cowley College's Eddie Andreo recognized for exceptional service by Quality Matters

1

Phi Theta Kappa and Cowley bowling team read spooky stories, perform science demo

1

Still time to register for Arts & Humanities Day at Cowley College

1

Mile Marker Review announces Halloween contest winners

1

Writers' Corner held at Cowley College

   
October 2018
26

Livian Eaton crowned Queen Alalah LXXXVII

24

Jacob Taylor named recipient of John R. Watts Memorial Scholarship

24

Large turnout for Cowley College's Senior Day event

24

Concert Choir and CC Singers perform “Songs of Hope”

24

Sumner Campus receives new CNC machines

23

Cowley Centers to show special screening of Citizen Soldier; Staff Sergeant Smith to speak at main campus

23

Jazz Band and Concert Band give thrilling performance

18

Caleb Parish, Cassidy Harriger nominated for Irene Ryan Acting Competition

16

Visual and Performing Arts Department enjoys opportunity to perform “Night Must Fall”

16

Board tours Sumner Campus

12

College reaches 39 units collected at blood drive

12

October Student of the Month thriving in America

11

Cowley named only community college in Kansas to receive Medallion Awards

11

Flickinger named Grand Champion at Mark Arts event

11

Graduation held for students in Cowley's paramedic program

11

Cowley writers attend Jodi Picoult event

10

Former Miss Arkansas City nominated for Queen Alalah

10

Queen of the court hopes to become Queen Alalah

10

Eaton following in cousins' footsteps

10

Well respected student-athlete a finalist for Queen Alalah

10

Hettenbach eager to represent Ark City as Queen Alalah nominee

10

Jazz Band and Concert Band to perform concert on October 21

10

Concert Choir and CC Singers to perform Songs of Hope on October 23

3

More than 170 high school students take part in Health and Human Services Day

2

Student-athletes meet up with foster families

2

Winfield Center upgrades its Nursing Lab

2

Cowley Theatre Department preparing to perform psychological thriller "Night Must Fall"

   
September 2018
27

Cowley College releases list of scholarship recipients

26

Pizza Hut named first Tiger Spirit Award recipient

26

Cervantes conducts writing workshop for Oklahoma middle schoolers

25

Finalists named for Queen Alalah LXXXVII

19

Cowley alumnus doing big things with her art work

18

Board hears of upcoming Professional Development Day; interactive series

14

Dr. Ratra shares his thoughts on The Accelerating Expanding Universe

14

Cowley College awards scholarships to students from 41 schools

13

The honors keep rolling in for Cowley's September Student of the Month

13

Benefit dinner to support food packaging event

13

Dr. Rittle kicks off Work Ethics series

10

Grammy award winner performs at Cowley

7

Student-athletes seeking foster families

5

Dr. Rittle to present an interactive series entitled, Best Practices in Leadership

   
August 2018
29

Scholars and donors take part in scholarship reception

24

Dr. Bharat Ratra to speak at Cowley College on September 13

24

Cowley College Performance Agreement report approved by KBOR

24 Potter shares his battle with mental illness during presentation at Cowley
24 2018-2019 CC Singers Announced
24 Cowley College donates close to 800 pounds of meat to local food pantries
24 Community members turn out for Golden Tigers' fall enrollment
17 Andreo to receive Directors' Award for Exceptional Service
17 Cowley's Golden Tigers to hold fall enrollment Aug. 23
17 Dr. Schoon appointed interim vice president of academic affairs
15 Hypnotist Joshua Seth entertains students after first day of classes
14 Board hears of enrollment increase at Cowley College
14 New Tiger Student Orientation held at Cowley College
13 Students move in during Dorm Storm event
10 Cowley College celebrates opening of Sumner Campus Technology and Innovation Center
10 Dr. Rittle tackles topics of interest at Education Round Table
10 Grammy award-winning Nick Stoppel to perform at Cowley College on September 8
10 Dr. Rittle invited to take part in Institute for Education Management at Harvard
8 Cowley prepares for students to move in during Dorm Storm event
7 Cowley College purchases reserve champion at the fair, will donate meat to local food pantries
1 Cowley College to conduct Blitz Drive on August 8
   
July 2018
31 Cowley College and Wichita State University sign another 2+2 articulation agreement
31 Arnett grateful for opportunity to jump with Golden Knights
30 Third annual Tri County Tiger Classic held in Wellington
27 Traveling in style
26 Gearing up for the opening
26 Buddy Curry brings wealth of experience to Cowley's Agriculture program
25 Flickinger receives awards from Mark Arts/Mary R. Koch Arts Center
24 Public invited to attend historic ribbon cutting event at Sumner Campus
19 Enrollment Day events begin at Sumner Campus
19 Todd Clubine receives silver medal at Skills USA national competition
18 Cowley offering exciting new Military Science courses
16 Former Cowley student has work featured in Vogue, Italia
16 Cowley serves as premier sponsor of the Wheat Festival
13 Cervantes to appear in upcoming Ponca Playhouse production
12 Enrollment Day events planned at Cowley College Sumner Campus
11 KOMA/KORA training highlights July Board meeting
10 Steve Butler returns to Cowley as music instructor
3 Cowley College serves as proud sponsor of Military Night
3

Dr. Donald Blakeslee delivers presentation on Etzanoa at Cowley College