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2016-2017 Press Releases

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June 2017

23 Cowley College gains full access to Mulvane Center

21 Cowley releases President's, Dean's honor rolls for spring semester

20 Cowley mobile app to launch July 1

19 Registration underway for Eli Hilderbrand Memorial Golf Tournament

12 Cowley College sponsored fishing team wins Sgt. Jerry Mills Jr. Fishing Derby

12 Cowley College awards scholarships to students from 34 schools

12 Moffatt conducts TIG Boot Camp

7 On Course Workshop held to improve student success and retention

6 Media staff attend Editor's Retreat

5 SkillsUSA participants receive scholarship funds

5 Cowley offering Driver Safety class

May 2017

17 Cervantes honored for her poetry

17 Board views unveiling of phase 1 of the Sumner Campus at Wellington

15 Community, college employees honor Margaret Neal

15 Cowley College conducts 94th Commencement exercises

15 Register now for Milling Technician Vocational Certification courses

12 Scheurich to receive award from governor

12 Andreo completes Kansas Community College Leadership Institute program

11 Student works showcased at Life: Through Word and Lens

5 Cowley College named Mulvane Chamber Member of the Month

5 Vocal and instrumental students take part in honors recital

4 Docking to serve as Cowley College Commencement speaker

4 Life: Through Word and Lens event approaching

3 Writers’ Corner and graduate reception

3 Cowley College named ‘Best College’ and ‘Best Live Theatre’

3 Spring concert to be held May 9 at Cowley College

3 Art and Design closing reception planned for May 9

2 Paramedic students assist with Safe Prom activities

1 Reception planned to honor Margaret Neal

1 Commencement ceremonies to be streamed, broadcast in Arkansas City

April 2017

28 Fit Day held at Cowley College

26 Students take part in voice studio recital

25 Criminal Justice students meet best-selling author

24 Alpha Gamma Upsilon welcomes new members

24 Theatre Department shines in production of Rumors by Neil Simon

21 Cowley College to hold 94th Commencement on May 13

19 Kyndal Dutton named Student of the Year

18 Board approves honorary degree to be awarded at Commencement

14 Gavin Kreidler named recipient of Outstanding Tiger Alumni award

13 Volleyball All-American named April Student of the Month

13 Smith to receive Departmental Award

11 Beta Phi Upsilon Attends PTK Catalyst, Lamb runs for Office

11 Smith selected for membership in Pi Kappa Lambda National Music Honor Society

11 CC Singers preparing for UNC Jazz Festival

11 Phi Theta Kappa Catalyst

7 Poetry on the lawn

6 More than 90 students attend Junior Day

6 Governor Signs Cowley College Board of Trustee Bill Allowing for Election of One Sumner County Resident to the Board

6 Public invited to attend spring recitals

4 Act One brings home ideas from trip to Orlando

4 Mile Marker Review seeking submissions for spring issue

3 Lamb to run for International President of Phi Theta Kappa

3 Media Club attends College Media Association conference

March 2017

30 Theatre Department to present Rumors by Neil Simon

30 Students have opportunity to hear from Kansas Supreme Court Justice

30 Krusor Scholarship Will Go to Student Needing Financial Aid

30 200 middle school students visit Cowley College campus

29 Cowley provides electrical course to milling employees

29 Cowley selects 2017-2018 Student Ambassadors

27 Bill to add a Cowley College Board of Trustees member from Sumner County sent to Governor Brownback for his signature

17 Cowley alumnus recognized by Kansas Association of Broadcasters

15 Robert Brown Theatre filled with music

15 Dutton named Coca-Cola New Century Scholar

10 Cowley instructors serve as presenters at Great Plains Conference

10 Cowley AEC team places first at KAEC Regional Tournament

10 Creative Claws hosts annual talent show

9 Lady Tiger Softball Field receives Nelson Sensation Award

9 Cabrera adds Student of the Month to list of honors

6 Jeramy Lamar elected Kansas-Nebraska Region President, Beta Phi Upsilon wins awards

6 Alpha Gamma Upsilon receives Five Star Level status

3 Cowley students read to area school children

February 2017

28 Cowley AEC team fares well at national tournament

23 Students showcase their works at Arts & Humanities Day

22 Board approves extension with Cowley County Economic Development Agency

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

22 Steam Club visits Mechatronics program

21 New look for Student Patrol

21 Act One puts on an Awesome 80's Prom

20 Huslig, Dutton honored at PTK Honors Luncheon

17 Anderson and Graham honored at Phi Theta Kappa All-Kansas Team Luncheon

16 Students attend Academic Achievement Scholarship Award Night

16 Choir takes part in Sing It! Music Festival

16 Cowley College Singers stay busy on Valentine's Day

10 Original works performed at Writers' Corner

10 Tanner Balsters named February Student of the Month

10 High School students take part in Math & Science Day

9 Students, donors attend Foundation Scholarship Reception

8 Peyton Adams named January Student of the Month

3 Governor Brownback celebrates Cowley College's varied accomplishments

3 Tickets on sale for Awesome 80's Prom

2 Graham, Garcia named Homecoming King and Queen

1 Cowley College Announces Pathway to Governor's Call for $15,000 Baccalaureate Degree

January 2017

31 Singing Valengrams offered for Valentine's Day

30 Hot Rods ‘N Heat raises money for CTE Scholarship

27 College reaches 31 units collected at blood drive

26 Paralympian to speak at Cowley College on February 11

26 Clark wins No. 300 at Cowley

25 Car care clinic helps families in need

24 Finalists for Cowley Homecoming royalty announced

24 Cowley AEC team places third at sectional

20 Registration underway for Math & Science Day at Cowley College

18 Spring enrollment up at Cowley College

13 Cowley approved for grants totaling $91,998

11 Car Clinic to be held at Cowley on Jan. 21

11 Cowley's Golden Tigers to hold spring enrollment

6 Cowley College, Short Family conduct deed signing

December 2016

20 All students successfully pass license exams

14 Cowley College named Military Friendly® School Award recipient

13 Dr. Rittle provides Board with College update

9 Students continue to shine at Life: Through Word and Lens event

9 Students present portfolios

8 PTK awareness campaign

8 Lady Tigers pick up 63-46 road win

8 Tigers lose shootout at Independence, 101-95

7 Powell, Scott cap careers by being named All-Americans

6 College, community help Art Club raise more than $500

6 Elementary education major named Student of the Month

5 Cowley AEC team places second at home tournament

5 Vespers puts people in the holiday spirit

5 Tigers hold on to remain unbeaten at home

5 Lady Tigers return to form at home with 86-40 win

2 Cowley College criminal justice program to expand Controlled F.O.R.C.E. opportunities

1 Tigers blast Seward 79-63 to improve to 6-0 at home

1 Furious rally comes up short in Lady Tigers’ 76-75 home loss

November 2016

30 10th annual Art Club Chili Bowl sale set for Dec. 6

29 Music Department to present Christmas Vespers Sunday at 2:30 p.m.

28 Criminal Justice students to assist with Blue Santa

28 O'Neill scores school-record 47 points in 82-64 win

28 Barton shoots 65 percent in 101-82 win over Tigers

23 Cowley scores season high 116 points in win over Butler

23 Lady Tigers suffer first defeat

22 Reedy Ford November and December Athletes of the Month announced

22 Cowley clubs receive funds for work with Labyrinth of Terror

22 Cowley College Announces Location of Sumner County Campus

21 Robert Brown Theatre filled with the sounds of jazz

21 Lady Tigers use big second half to win at Garden City 72-56

21 Garden City races past Tigers 90-74

18 Bryce Kinsey signs with York College

18 Hawker, Mello receive All-Region honors

17 Cowley tennis teams garner top-10 fall rankings

17 Tigers steal 72-69 win over Colby

17 Lady Tiger basketball team continues early season domination

16 Ark City eighth graders take part in Manufacturing Day

15 Lady Tigers stay unbeaten with 98-22 win

15 Seven Tiger baseball players sign with four-year schools

15 Volleyball standout signs with Missouri Southern

14 Students hear from author Craig Johnson

14 Cross country teams wrap up impressive seasons at national meet

14 Tigers lose tight game at No. 13-ranked Neosho

14 Lady Tigers win conference opener by 50

11 Adjunct instructor has work displayed at national art show

11 Phi Theta Kappa chapter, Alpha Gamma Upsilon, at Honors in Action Conference in Lincoln

11 New participants highlight Writers' Corner

11 Scholarships presented to top-two Queen Alalah candidates

11 More than 200 participate in Senior Day

11 DodgeBallalah winners and LiftCo Manlift donate $250 to Big Brothers Big Sisters

10 Lady Tigers improve to 3-0 with 76-46 win

10 Cowley has top individual and top team at AEC Tournament

10 Hard working, positive sophomore named November Student of the Month

9 Sumner County voters make history with "Yes" vote on a Cowley College Campus

9 Powell, Scott nab First Team honors; Ndekwe, Thimesch also recognized

9 Mavericks hand Tigers first loss

7 Cowley College gets unanimous support from the Kansas Postsecondary Technical Education Authority

7 Cowley College awards scholarships to students from 10 schools

7 Theatre Department entertains with production of Once Upon a Mattress

7 Cannon receives KCWE Leadership Award

7 Beta Phi Upsilon Attends Honors in Action Conference

7 Volleyball has streak of national tournament appearances come to an end

5 Lady Tigers blow out Southwestern JV 117-45

5 Hot-shooting Tigers blast Kansas Wesleyan JV 105-49

4 Sturd receives Ambassador Award; Wests named Young Achievers

4 Tiger basketball picks up 96-65 win over Southwestern JV

4 Cowley College and Kansas State University sign new 2+2 agreement

1 Tigers thrill home crowd with 78-77 win over NOC-Tonkawa

1 Team effort lifts Lady Tigers to season-opening 94-44 win

1 Mel Smith to have half a century of work on display in Wright Room

October 2016

31 Lady Tiger cross country team captures first region title since 2010

28 Morgan Bruce crowned Queen Alalah LXXXV

27 Volleyball clinches at least a share of conference title

21 Lady Tiger soccer ends season with loss to Butler

20 Community excited for addition of wrestling at Cowley College

19 Volleyball beats Johnson County, moves into tie for first in Jayhawk East

19 Expectations high after national tournament appearance

19 Tigers enter season full of optimism

19 Two individuals and 1997 baseball team to be inducted into Tiger Athletic Hall of Fame

19 Women's soccer suffers double overtime loss

18 Chamber committee presents Open Arms Award to ACES organization

18 Frendo places third at ITA Oracle Cup

18 Reedy Ford October Athletes of the Month announced

18 Cowley College to add wrestling in fall of 2017

18 Lady Tigers win pre-national Ollie Isom Invitational; men finish fifth

17 Writers at Work!

17 Tiger soccer wins 8-0, finish second in Jayhawk East

17 Lady Tiger soccer drops road game at Coffeyville

17 Volleyball continues to roll with win over Barton

14 Men's soccer moves into sole possession of second place

14 Allen scores late to defeat Lady Tiger soccer team

13 Powell named NJCAA Division II Player of the Week

13 Pre-nursing major named October Student of the Month

13 Cowley College salon offering clients new amenities

13 Volleyball makes it seven wins in a row

12 Tiger soccer team blasts Allen 7-0

12 Lady Tiger soccer team suffers 5-1 loss at Allen

12 Support Cowley clubs by attending Labyrinth of Terror in Winfield

11 Concert Band and Concert Choir to perform Oct. 25

11 College reaches 30 units collected at blood drive

10 Mile Marker Review announces Flash Fiction Contest winners

10 Lady Tigers win another invitational; Tiger men finish second

10 Volleyball rips through Central Nebraska Tournament

10 Cowley College to participate in international science collaboration

7 Tickets go on sale Oct. 10 for Once Upon a Mattress

7 Cowley hosts another successful Health & Human Services Day

6 Volleyball picks up road win at No. 17-ranked Fort Scott

6 Benefit dinner to support food packaging event

6 Cowley brings home the Gold

4 Frendo captures ITA region championship title

3 Lady Tiger soccer falls at conference-leading Johnson County

3 Tiger soccer team suffers tough loss at Johnson County

September 2016

29 Volleyball bounces back with road win over Labette

29 Volleyball bounces back with road win over Labette

28 Tiger soccer team continues winning ways with 5-2 victory

28 Beta Phi Upsilon attends leadership conference in Hays

28 Tiger tennis teams scrimmage Southwestern College

28 Lady Tiger soccer suffers 2-1 home defeat

27 Tiger tennis players face stiff competition at OKC Collegiate Open

27 Tiger volleyball suffers rare home defeat

27 Lady Tiger soccer slips past Neosho in overtime

27 Tiger soccer team makes it two wins in a row

27 Tiger cross country team takes part in OSU Cowboy Jamboree

27 Volleyball goes 3-1 at Kansas City Tournament

27 Finalists named for Queen Alalah LXXXV

26 Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Chapter, Alpha Gamma Upsilon, attends Leadership Conference

21 Volleyball overcomes slow start to defeat Allen in four sets

21 Lady Tiger soccer drops home game to Coffeyville

21 Pero Dzakic's big night lifts Cowley to 5-1 win

20 Cowley soars in credential attainment

19 Criminal justice major named September Student of the Month

19 Cowley to host Chamber Coffee in Winfield on September 22

19 Lady Tiger cross country team places first at Missouri Southern; men finish fourth

16 Lady Tiger soccer drops road game at No. 4-ranked Butler

16 Volleyball continues home dominance with win over McCook

16 Reedy Ford September Athletes of the Month announced

16 Media Club hosts Constitution Day event

16 Dr. Rittle joins education leaders at Wichita Business Journal roundtable

16 Sumner County Campaign Kickoff Breakfast held in Wellington

16 Late goal lifts Crowder to 3-2 win over Tiger soccer team

15 Tiger tennis teams knock off Newman by identical 6-3 scores

15 Lady Tiger volleyball wins battle of ranked opponents

15 Criminal Justice students recognized

14 Tigers drop home game against Johnson County

14 Johnson County blanks Lady Tigers 5-0

13 Tiger tennis teams battle hard against NCAA Division II opponent

13 Cowley College donates 658 pounds of meat to local food pantries

12 Cowley tennis players shine at Tiger Jinx Invitational

12 Volleyball goes head to head with nations top teams

9 Paramedic students achieve 100% pass rate

9 Miscues cost Lady Tiger soccer in 3-0 loss at Kansas City

9 Tiger soccer team suffers first defeat

9 Cowley College offering smooth transition for ITT Technical Institute students

9 Cowley College awards scholarships to students from 12 schools

8 Sluggish Lady Tiger volleyball team wins at Independence

8 Students can apply for largest community college transfer scholarship

7 Tiger soccer team opens conference play with 3-0 win

7 Lady Tiger soccer shows resiliency in win

6 Tiger tennis players open season at ESU Tourney

6 Cross country teams place third at JK Gold Classic

6 Tiger soccer team starts season 2-0

6 Hutchinson overwhelms Lady Tiger soccer team

2 Alpha Gamma Upsilon conducts flood donation drive

2 Students take center stage at Lines & Lyrics event

1 Volleyball defeats Hesston in home opener

August 2016

31 Tiger soccer team starts season 2-0

30 Tiger men place second at Allen County Red Devil Duals

30 Community comes out to meet new vice president at Cowley College

29 Lady Tiger cross country team wins season-opening meet

29 No. 20-ranked NOC-Tonkawa proves too much for Lady Tigers

29 New era of Cowley volleyball gets underway

26 Hawker’s hat trick lifts Tigers to 4-1 win

26 Cowley College Foster Parent Program meet and greet event planned

25 Cowley students, staff come to the aid of Mulvane community

22 Women's soccer team to rely on youth

22 Meet and greet reception planned for new vice president

22 Tiger soccer team poised to continue climb in conference standings

19 Dr. Rittle discusses humility at Rotary Club of Winfield meeting

19 Tiger cross country squad made up of new faces

18 Cowley College Criminal Justice program expanding

18 2nd Cowley Wooden Racquet Tournament

18 New faces look to continue volleyball team's success

17 Students cap first day with performance by hypnotist Joshua Seth

16 Tiger cross country squad made up of new faces

16 Women's cross country team loads up with talent

16 Golden Tigers offering educational trips

16 Cowley’s Golden Tigers to hold fall enrollment Aug. 23

15 Cowley hosts another successful C.A.R.E. Conference

15 Allied Health Center offering fall classes

15 Cowley students take part in Dorm Storm activities

15 Theatre Department prepares for exciting season

15 Deborah Layton named Endowed Chair

10 Cowley College provides IAOM electrical training

10 New music instructors to lead exciting class offerings

9 New Board of Trustee appointed

9 Registration ongoing for Cowley County Baseball Showcase

8 Cowley College awards scholarships to students from 28 schools

4 Security Office receives new signage

2 Cowley College conducts Town Hall meetings in Wellington

2 Cowley College buys steer, plans to donate meat

1 High school volleyball camps conducted at Cowley

July 2016

29 Blitz Drive expects to bring in close to $65,000

29 Wichita Independent Business Association donates $10,000 for scholarship

29 Former Cowley Sports Network adds soccer to broadcast coverage

29 Former Cowley student receives award from American Bar Association

27 Cowley offering FastTrack Dual Enrollment Program

27 C.A.R.E. Conference to be held August 13

22 Tiger tennis players earn ITA Academic Awards

20 Cowley College to conduct Blitz Drive on July 27

20 Interim Theatre Director eager to build upon strong foundation

20 Jill Long fills vacant seat on Board of Trustees

18 Tiger Magic Baseball Alumni Weekend offered

12 Still time to enroll for exciting fall classes

12 Cowley alumnus now a respected international oil and gas consultant

7 Seven Tiger Athletic programs earn Academic Team Awards

7 Cowley releases President's, Dean's honor rolls for spring semester

6 35 Tigers receive NJCAA Academic Student-Athlete Awards

5 Greater Wichita Sports Banquet honors Cowley athletes

5 Kyrece Mills awarded Brian Groves Memorial Scholarship