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Board hears of upcoming Professional Development Day; interactive series

During Cowley College's monthly meeting of the Board of Trustees held Monday in the Earle N. Wright Community Room, Cowley College president Dr. Dennis C. Rittle informed the Board of Trustees that Cowley College will conduct its annual Professional Development Day on Monday, September 24. Dr. Rittle also mentioned the four-part interactive series “Best Practices in Leadership” that he will present beginning Tuesday. read more

Dr. Ratra shares his thoughts on The Accelerating Expanding Universe

World renowned speaker and Kansas State University distinguished professor of physics, Dr. Bharat Ratra, visited about The Accelerating Expanding Universe and other topics during his presentation at Cowley College’s main campus in Arkansas City on Thursday. read more

Cowley College awards scholarships to students from 41 schools

The Student Services Department at Cowley College has awarded scholarships to the following students. read more

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

Recognized as a leader on Cowley College's main campus in Arkansas City, the honors keep on coming for sophomore Thais Lindemayer Gomes as she was named the school’s September Student of the Month. read more

Benefit dinner to support food packaging event

Students in Cowley College's ACES (Academic Civic Engagement through Service) program will conduct a benefit Pulled Pork Dinner on Wednesday, October 17. read more

Dr. Rittle kicks off Work Ethics series

Cowley College president Dr. Dennis C. Rittle helped kick off the Work Ethics series at Arkansas City High School by serving as the program’s featured speaker on Tuesday, September 11. read more

No. 2-ranked Lady Tigers remain atop conference with win over Neosho

Moving up another spot in the national rankings, the No. 2-ranked Cowley College volleyball team ran its winning streak to nine matches in a row with a 25-17, 25-21, 26-24 win over Neosho County Wednesday night inside W.S. Scott Auditorium. read more

Tiger tennis teams show grit in loss at Washburn University

The Cowley College men and women's tennis teams continued its busy slate of matches by facing NCAA Division II Washburn University Tuesday in Topeka, KS. The Tiger men nearly defeated the No. 23-ranked Ichabods before falling 4-3, while the Lady Tigers lost 4-0. read more

Lady Tiger soccer battles to third tie of the season

Playing its fourth straight double overtime game, the Cowley College women’s soccer team battled Kansas City Kansas Community College to a scoreless tie Tuesday in Arkansas City. read more

Tiger soccer remains unbeaten with 2-1 win over Kansas City

Receiving votes in the latest NJCAA Division I national soccer rankings, the Cowley College men's soccer team opened conference play with a 2-1 home win over Kansas City Kansas Community College Tuesday in Arkansas City. read more

Grammy award winner performs at Cowley

Cowley College had a special opportunity to showcase the talents of Grammy award-winning musician Nick Stoppel during his visit to the school on Saturday. read more

Online voting for Queen Alalah Finalists begins Monday, September 17th

Each year as part of the annual Arkalalah festival, five (5) sophomore women from Cowley College are chosen as candidates for the title of Queen Alalah.

The student body, faculty, staff and administration at Cowley College will select the five (5) finalists for Queen Alalah by online election Monday, September 17th thru Thursday, September 20th.

Stay tuned for more information about how to vote!

Former Cowley baseball players return for alumni weekend

Thirty former Cowley College baseball players returned to Arkansas City to take part in the Tiger Magic Baseball Alumni Weekend on Saturday, September 8. read more

Student-athletes seeking foster families

Adjusting to college life can be a challenge for any student. Add on the stress of competing for a nationally ranked athletic team and moving to a new community far away from family and friends, and you have a student who needs a foster family. The Cowley College Foster Parent Program is designed to meet these needs and has a Foster Parent meet and greet event planned later this fall. read more

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

Cowley College president Dr. Dennis C. Rittle will share portions of what he has learned at Harvard University’s Institute for Education Management during an interactive four-part series entitled, “Best Practices in Leadership.” read more

Tiger cross country teams get off to impressive start

Opening the season Saturday in Winfield, the Cowley College men and women’s cross country teams put up some impressive times while winning the Tiger-Builder Open held at the Kansas Veterans Home. read more

Registration ongoing for Cowley College Baseball Showcase

With an opportunity for high school students to display their abilities in front of numerous invited scouts and college coaches, the Cowley College Baseball Showcase will be held Sunday, October 7 at the Tiger Baseball Field in Arkansas City. read more

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What's Happening

Friday, September 14


-Women/Men’s Tennis at Collin Invite, Plano, TX.

Saturday, September 15


-Women/Men’s Tennis at Collin Invite, Plano, TX.
-Softball Scrimmage at Friends Tournament, TBA.
-Cross Country Teams at Missouri Southern Stampede, Joplin, MO, 8 a.m.
-Women/Men’s Soccer at Johnson County, Overland Park, 2/4 p.m.
-Volleyball at Ranger Tri-Match, Ranger, TX, 11 a.m./2 p.m.

Monday, September 17


-Baseball Exhibition at Pittsburg State, Pittsburg, KS, 5 p.m.
-Board of Trustees Meeting, McAtee Dining Center, 6 p.m.

Tuesday, September 18


-Men’s Tennis vs. Northwest Missouri State/Baker, Baldwin City, KS, 11 a.m./3 p.m.
-Creative Claws Meeting, Brown Center Room 131, 2:30 p.m.
-Volleyball Hosts Ottawa JV and Independence, 1/5 p.m.
-Women/Men’s Soccer at Coffeyville, 5:30/7:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 20


-Men’s/Women’s Tennis at Emporia State University, Emporia High School, 11 a.m.
-Baseball Exhibition vs. Crowder, Bartlesville, OK, 3 p.m.

Friday, September 21


-Volleyball at Kansas City Kansas Tournament, 2/6 p.m.
-PTK Leadership Conference, Grand Island, NE.

Saturday, September 22


-PTK Leadership Conference, Grand Island, NE.
-Softball Scrimmage at Friends Tournament, TBA.
-Volleyball at Kansas City Kansas Tournament, 9 a.m./3 p.m.
-Women’s Cross Country at Chili Pepper Festival, Fayetteville, AR, 9:30 a.m.
-Women/Men’s Soccer at Neosho, Chanute, KS, 5/7 p.m.

Monday, September 24


-No Classes for College In-Service.
-Baseball Exhibition vs. University of Central Oklahoma, Edmond, OK, 5 p.m.
-Women’s Soccer Hosts Butler, 5:30 p.m.

Wednesday, September 26


-Volleyball Hosts Kansas City, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 27


-Baseball Exhibition at the Joplin Festival, Joplin, MO, TBA.

Friday, September 28


-Volleyball Hosts Carl Sandburg and Barton, 4/6 p.m.
-Women/Men’s Tennis at ITA Regionals, Winfield, KS.

Saturday, September 29


-Cross Country Teams at Kansas University Rim Rock Farm Classic, Lawrence, KS, 9 a.m.
-Volleyball Hosts Iowa Central and Northeastern Oklahoma A&M, 12/4 p.m.
-Women/Men’s Soccer Hosts Allen, 2/4 p.m.
-Women/Men’s Tennis at ITA Regionals, Winfield, KS.

Sunday, September 30


-Women/Men’s Tennis at ITA Regionals, Winfield, KS.
-Softball Hosts Scrimmage against 18 U Clash, 2 p.m.

Online voting for Queen Alalah Finalists begins Monday, September 17th

Each year as part of the annual Arkalalah festival, five (5) sophomore women from Cowley College are chosen as candidates for the title of Queen Alalah.

The student body, faculty, staff and administration at Cowley College will select the five (5) finalists for Queen Alalah by online election Monday, September 17th thru Thursday, September 20th.

Stay tuned for more information about how to vote!