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Cottey College will host its 5th Annual Multicultural Festival, Food Festival, and International Bazaar on Sunday, November 2, from 4:30–6:30 p.m.
Mackenzie J. Lowry is the first speaker in the 2014-2015 Distinguished Speaker Series sponsored by Cottey College’s Serenbetz Institute for Women’s Leadership, Social Responsibility, and Global Awareness.
Cottey College wishes to inform its neighbors that the Nevada Police Department, in conjunction with the Joplin Police Department SWAT team, will conduct their annual Active Shooter Training on Friday, August 1, from 8 a.m. to noon, in the Grantham Hall wing of the Rubie Burton Academic Center.
Cottey College has been approved by its accrediting agency, The Higher Learning Commission, to offer baccalaureate degrees in the life sciences and physical sciences and to remove the limiting language in the general stipulation on offering specific baccalaureate programs.
The Cottey College Department of Theatre is proud to present its children’s theatre production Saving Sherwood Forest at 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 3, in the Auditorium of the Haidee and Allen Wild Center for the Arts.
The Cottey College Comets ended the home portion of the semester schedule on Saturday with a low-scoring victory over Southwest Iowa Community College 46-36.
The holiday season is in full swing as Cottey College prepares for the Hanging of the Greens celebrations. This three-part festivity includes an informal Christmas Choir concert on Thursday, December 6, at 5:30 p.m. in Raney Dining Room; the Hanging of the Greens on Friday, December 7, beginning at 7:30 p.m. in the Chapel; and the Hanging of the Greens semi-formal dance on Saturday, December 8, from 9-12 p.m. in Hinkhouse Center.
Following the Region XVI postseason volleyball tournament, the Cottey College Comets learned that three of their players were named to all-region teams. Second-year players Kymee Bair and Alexis Self were named to the Region XVI First Team and second-year player Kristina Coverdell was named to the Region XVI Second Team.
The Cottey College Comets had little trouble with Ozark Christian College as they rolled to a 97-33 win in their home basketball opener last night..
The Cottey College Comets opened their basketball season on the road last night with a 77-51 win against the Missouri Valley College junior varsity in Marshall, Missouri.
Members of the Cottey College community will host the annual Multicultural Festival on Sunday, November 4, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. in Raney Dining Room.
The Cottey College Comets dropped their final home volleyball match of the 2012 season, losing to Metropolitan Community College-Longview in three games 14-25, 13-25, and 17-25.
Magician Nate Staniforth will perform in the Auditorium of the Haidee and Allen Wild Center for the Arts at Cottey College on Saturday, October 20, at 8 p.m.
Community Blood Center, the provider of blood services to local hospitals, will conduct a blood drive at Cottey College on Tuesday, October 16, in the lobby of the Haidee and Allen Wild Center for the Arts.
The Cottey College Comets travelled to Iola, Kansas, on Friday, September 28, to take on the Red Devils of Allen County Community College in a volleyball match. The home team was not a gracious host as they defeated the Comets in three games 10-25, 12-25, and 27-29.
The Cottey College Comets defeated the Red Devils from Wentworth Military Academy for the second time this season. This time the Red Devils took the Comets to five games, but the home team came out to the good 25-14, 25-23, 21-25, 20-25, and 15-9.
Since 2005, this five-man group has toured nationally and abroad and has brought their unique, high-energy brand of a cappella to hundreds of thousands.
Cottey College Department of Theatre is pleased to present The Red Velvet Cake Wars, a play by Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope, and Jamie Wooten, on Friday and Saturday, October 5-6, in the Auditorium of the Haidee and Allen Wild Center for the Arts. The curtain will rise at 8 p.m. both evenings.
Are you looking for a little art to dress up that dorm room or office? Then come to Cottey College's Hinkhouse Center on Monday, September 24, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. to shop a huge selection of posters and prints. There will be inexpensive posters, art prints, and pictures by the thousands. Many of these are not available anywhere else in the region.
The ladies of Cottey College invite you to the first dance of the season on Saturday, September 22, from 9 p.m. to midnight in Hinkhouse Gymnasium. Dance to the latest in rap, alternative, and rock music. No need to go to a club when you can come to campus.
Carlos is an award-winning spoken word poet, playwright, and teaching artist. As a competitive slam poet, he won the National Poetry Slam championship in 2007 and again in 2008. He has performed in all corners of the nation and on Broadway. He has been twice nominated for the campus activities National Spoken Word Artist of the Year.
Some might think that art, painting in particular, is a static experience. Artist Richard Hight will change your mind on Saturday, September 15, when he takes the stage in the Cottey College Auditorium at 8 p.m.
Dorothy "Dot" Maver, Ph.D., will be the first speaker of the year in the Distinguished Speaker Series sponsored by Cottey's Institute for Women's Leadership and Social Responsibility. She will speak at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, September 18, in the Missouri Recital Hall of the Haidee and Allen Wild Center for the Arts. Her address is titled "The Leadership of Women as Peacebuilders."
Dorothy “Dot” Maver, Ph.D., will be the first speaker of the year in the Distinguished Speaker Series sponsored by Cottey’s Institute for Women’s Leadership and Social Responsibility. She will speak at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, September 18, in the Missouri Recital Hall of the Haidee and Allen Wild Center for the Arts. Her address is titled “The Leadership of Women as Peacebuilders.
Core Topography, an exhibit from artist Safiya Carter-Thompson, is on display in the Cottey College P.E.O. Foundation Art Gallery through September 15.
NEVADA, MO—The National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) has named two Cottey College Comets to the list of academic student-athlete award winners. Softball players Taylor Buck and Kelly Spong were both named to the Exemplary Academic Achievement Award list. To be on that list, an athlete must have a grade point average between 3.60 and 3.79 on a 4.0 scale.
COTTEY NAMED A TOP BEST VALUE SCHOOL IN MISSOURICottey College has been named a top Best Value School in Missouri by bestvalueschools.com. Cottey was listed at number 15 out of 49 institutions of higher education in the state.
LIFEGUARD TRAINING TO BE OFFERED FEBRUARY 29 AT COTTEY COLLEGE, NEVADAAn American Red Cross lifeguard training class is scheduled for Monday, February 29, at Cottey College in Nevada.
COTTEY TO HOST BLOOD DRIVE FEBRUARY 16Community Blood Center, the provider of blood services to local hospitals, will conduct a blood drive at Cottey College on Tuesday, February 16, in the lobby of the Haidee and Allen Wild Center for the Arts.