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Cowley UpskillU scholarships totaling $20,000 available at resource fair

With plans for Spirit AeroSystems to lay off 2,800 workers, a resource fair for those impacted by the layoffs will take place January 27-28 at Century II in Wichita, KS. Cowley College will be among the colleges and vendors in attendance at the event which will run from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. both days. read more

Tiger tennis team adds talented players into the mix

After five straight second place finishes in the region, the Cowley College men's tennis team hopes to get over the hump and capture its first region title since 2014. Cowley will open the season at Baker University on February 1 at 10 a.m. read more

Lady Tiger tennis team enters season with lofty goals

With five singles players ranked in the top-50 and a pair of doubles teams ranked in the top-10, the Cowley College women's tennis team enters the 2020 season with a great deal of confidence. read more

No. 19-ranked Tiger wrestling team slips past 18th-ranked Neosho 22-21

Improving to 3-0 in duals, the No. 19-ranked Cowley College wrestling team won four of its final six matches to pull out a 22-21 win over 18th-ranked Neosho County Wednesday in Chanute, KS. read more

Writers’ Corner to feature poet laureate of Kansas Huascar Medina

Cowley College Writers’ Corner will host the poet laureate of Kansas, Huascar Medina. His presentation, titled “May Our Voices Ring True,” will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday, January 30 at the Burford Theatre in Arkansas City, KS. read more

Tiger basketball team moves into top-10 of national rankings

Winners of five games in a row, the Cowley College men's basketball team moved into the top-10 of the national rankings for the first time since the 2009-2010 season. The Tigers, ranked ninth in the latest NJCAA Division I Basketball Poll, are currently 18-3 overall and 10-1 in the Jayhawk Conference Eastern Division. read more

CC Singers offering Valengrams

With Valentine’s Day approaching, send that special someone the gift of song by getting the Cowley College Singers to deliver a Singing Valengram. To order your Singing Valengram or for more information, contact the Visual and Performing Arts Office at 441-5223 or email tracy.circle@cowley.edu. read more

Darren Burroughs named head baseball coach at Board of Trustees meeting

After 30 years as an assistant coach to his brother, Dave, Darren Burroughs takes over the reins of the Cowley College baseball team heading into the 2020 season. The announcement was made at the Cowley College Board of Trustees regularly scheduled monthly meeting Tuesday night in the McAtee Dining Center. read more

21st Class inducted into Tiger Athletic Hall of Fame

Celebrating 21 years of the Tiger Athletic Hall of Fame, four individuals and a team represented the Class of 2020 at the Hall of Fame festivities held Saturday, January 18 in the Earle N. Wright Community Room. read more

Tiger track and field teams open season in Nebraska

Competing against NCAA Division I and II schools as well as some of the top junior college programs in the country, the Cowley College men and women's track and field teams opened up the indoor portion of its schedule by taking part in the Graduate Classic held Friday and Saturday at the University of Nebraska. read more

Hamilton’s big game lifts Lady T-Birds over Cowley 68-58

Haven Hamilton went 15-of-16 from the floor and scored a career-high 33 points to lead the visiting Cloud County T-Birds to a 68-58 win over the Cowley College women's basketball team Saturday inside W.S. Scott Auditorium. read more

Tigers blast Cloud 102-81, increase lead to two games in Jayhawk East

Scoring more than 100 points for the 17th time in 21 games, the No. 13-ranked Cowley College men's basketball team picked up its fifth straight win with a 102-81 victory over Cloud County Community College Saturday night inside W.S. Scott Auditorium. read more

January 21, 2020 Meeting of the Board of Trustees

The Cowley College Board of Trustees will meet for their regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 6:00 pm in the McAtee Dining Center on the Ark City campus.

Click here to view the Agenda.

Lady Tiger volleyball team adds outside/opposite hitter from Brazil

The Cowley College volleyball team has signed Marcella Erichsen of Curitiba, Brazil to begin her college career in the fall of 2020. Erichsen, a 6-foot outside/opposite hitter, prepped at Elias Machado School in Curitiba, Brazil. read more

Vining named January Student of the Month

Kaleb Vining, Cowley College January Student of the Month, credits his instructors with helping him reach his potential as a student at the school’s main campus in Arkansas City. read more

Homecoming to take place January 29

Voting for Cowley College’s homecoming King and Queen will take place January 17-24. Voting can be done at https://www.cowley.edu/homecoming/ with Cowley students, faculty and staff able to vote for their selection of Homecoming King and Queen 2020. read more

Tigers shoot over 60 percent in 126-109 road win

Shooting over 60 percent from the floor and the three-point line, the No. 13-ranked Cowley College men's basketball team used a big second half to pull away for a 126-109 win at Neosho County Wednesday in Chanute, KS. read more

No. 19-ranked Tiger wrestling team takes down Labette 42-9

Hosting its second and final home dual of the season, the No. 19-ranked Cowley College wrestling team came back from an early deficit to earn a convincing 42-9 win over Labette Community College Wednesday inside W.S. Scott Auditorium. read more

Neosho slips past Lady Tigers for first conference win

Clinging to a two-point lead entering the final quarter of play in Wednesday's game at Neosho County, the Cowley College women's basketball team could not hold on for the win as the Lady Panthers out-scored the Lady Tigers 12-2 over the final 2:43 seconds of play to earn its first conference victory of the season. read more

Cowley volleyball team signs libero/defensive specialist from Arkansas

The Cowley College volleyball team has added Erin Thompson of Alexander, Arkansas, to the roster for the upcoming 2020 season. read more

Cowley College Paramedic Program honors its graduates

Graduation for eight students in Cowley College’s Paramedic Program was held Monday, January 13 in the Earle N. Wright Community Room at the main campus in Arkansas City. The program that finished on November 27 completed the AAS degree requirements for these graduates. read more

Tigers bury 16 three-pointers in 113-97 win over Coffeyville

The No. 13-ranked Cowley College men's basketball team had six players knock down at least one three-pointer in a 113-97 win over arch rival Coffeyville Community College Monday night inside W.S. Scott Auditorium. read more

Poor shooting night dooms Lady Tigers in 73-60 home loss

Two days after an emotional buzzer-beating win over No. 4-ranked Hutchinson Community College, the Cowley College women's basketball team struggled offensively in a 73-60 loss against Coffeyville Community College Monday night inside W.S. Scott Auditorium. read more

Tiger wrestling team goes 2-2 at NEO Duals; to host Labette on Wednesday

The Cowley College wrestling team returned to action after a month long layoff by competing at the Northeastern Oklahoma A&M Duals held Friday and Saturday in Miami, OK. The Tigers had some solid showings while winning two of the four duals. read more

Tigers slip past No. 12-Hutchinson to finish 7-1 against Jayhawk West

In a battle of ranked teams Saturday night inside W.S. Scott Auditorium, the No. 20-ranked Cowley College men's basketball team got a basket by freshman guard Shemarri Allen with 13.2 seconds left to grab a one-point lead over No. 12-ranked Hutchinson and then held on for the 84-83 win as the Blue Dragons' Saquan Singleton missed a driving shot in the lane in the game's final seconds. read more

Austin buries game-winning three-pointer to shock No. 4-ranked Hutchinson

Things looked bleak for the Cowley College women's basketball team Saturday inside W.S. Scott Auditorium after Hutchinson's Abby Ogle hit a 15-foot jumper to give the Lady Blue Dragons a 70-69 lead with only 1.4 seconds remaining. However, after a timeout by the Lady Tigers advanced the ball into the front court, Milena Fromming inbounded the ball to Shontrice Austin and her rainbow, game-winner, swished through the hoop as the buzzer sounded, sending the Cowley players spilling onto the floor in celebration. read more

Dr. Walker to be missed at Cowley

In a little less than five years at Cowley College, Dr. Gloria Walker accomplished some big things during her time as the College’s vice president of finance and administration. She will be taking her talents on to the University of New Orleans where she was recently named the vice president for business affairs and Chief Financial Officer (CFO). read more

Tigers bounce back with 125-110 road win at Dodge City

The No. 20-ranked Cowley College men's basketball team rebounded from its first conference loss with a 125-110 win at Dodge City on Wednesday. read more

Lady Tigers suffer first road defeat

Having started the season with five straight road wins, the Cowley College women's basketball team suffered its first loss away from home as they fell at Dodge City Wednesday by a score of 79-71. read more

Cowley hands out awards at In-Service

With the first day of spring semester classes slated to begin on January 13, Cowley College faculty and staff gathered in the Earle N. Wright Community Room for a back to school in-service meeting on Friday, January 11. read more

Lady Tiger track and field team looks to continue dominance

Winners of each of the past three Jayhawk Conference Eastern Division titles during the indoor season, the Cowley College women's indoor track and field team looks to continue its dominance in 2020. read more

Tiger track and field team hoping to get over the hump

After three straight second place finishes in the Jayhawk Conference Eastern Division, the Cowley College men's track and field team is hoping this is the season they regain the conference title. read more

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What's Happening

Friday, January 17


-Track and Field Teams at Nebraska Invite, Lincoln, NE, 2:30 p.m.

Saturday, January 18


-Track and Field Teams at Nebraska Invite, Lincoln, NE, 10 a.m.
-Tiger Athletic Hall of Fame Luncheon, Wright Room, 12 p.m.
-Women/Men’s Basketball Hosts Cloud County, 5:30/7:30 p.m.

Monday, January 20


-College Closed in Observation of Martin Luther King Day.

Tuesday, January 21


-Board Meeting, McAtee Dining Center, 6 p.m.

Wednesday, January 22


-Wrestling at Neosho, Chanute, KS, 7 p.m.

Thursday, January 23


-Foundation Executive Committee Meeting, President’s Dining Room, 12 p.m.

Friday, January 24


-Track and Field Teams at Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, MO, 11 a.m.

Saturday, January 25


-Track and Field Teams at Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, MO, 11 a.m.
-Women/Men’s Basketball at Allen County, Iola, KS, 2/4 p.m.
-Men’s Tennis Scrimmage at Genesis Health Club, Wichita, KS, 3 p.m.
-Collegiate Quiz Bowl NAQT Sectional at Cloud County, Concordia, KS.

Monday, January 27


-Homecoming Spirit Week Begins.

Tuesday, January 28


-Tiger Booster Club Luncheon, Wright Room, 12 p.m.
-Personal Statements Workshop, Writing Center, 8 p.m.

Wednesday, January 29


-Women/Men’s Basketball Hosts Butler, 5:30/7:30 p.m.
-Wrestling at Pratt, 7 p.m.
-Homecoming Coronation at Halftime of Men’s Basketball Game; Homecoming Dance to Follow.

Thursday, January 30


-Track and Field Teams at Wichita State University, 10 a.m.
-Softball at Ottawa JV, Ottawa, KS, 1/3 p.m.
-Writers’ Corner, Burford Theatre, 7 p.m.
-Late Night Movie, Cowley Cinema 8, 10 p.m.

Friday, January 31


-Track and Field Teams at Wichita State University, 10 a.m.
-Baseball at Northeast Texas, Mt. Pleasant, TX, 2 p.m.

Saturday, February 1


-Women/Men’s Tennis Teams at Baker University, Baldwin City, KS, 11 a.m.
-Baseball at Northeast Texas, Mt. Pleasant, TX, 2 p.m.
-Women/Men’s Basketball Hosts Independence, 5:30/7:30 p.m.

January 21, 2020 Meeting of the Board of Trustees

The Cowley College Board of Trustees will meet for their regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 6:00 pm in the McAtee Dining Center on the Ark City campus.

Click here to view the Agenda.