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Queen Finalists
One of these five finalists for Queen Alalah LXXXIII will be crowned during the annual Coronation at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 24, 2014. To read a story about each finalist, read more.

Cowley College presents DodgeBallalah
It’s hard to believe that a short 10 years ago audiences were introduced to Patches O’Houlihan’s simple training philosophy; “if you can dodge a wrench, you can dodge a ball.”
Ten years later, Cowley College is hosting the first annual Arkalalah Dodgeball Tournament, DodgeBallalah… Thursday, Oct. 23 inside W.S. Scott Auditorium. read more

junior volleyball tryouts

Volleyball club tryouts to take place Nov. 9
Cowley College junior club volleyball tryouts will be held Nov. 9 at the Arkansas City High School.
Tryouts for those age 12-14 will take place from 1-3 p.m., while those age 15-18 will tryout from 3:30-5:30 p.m. There is a $10 tryout fee.
The club teams will practice 1-2 times per week and will play in four or five tournaments. Those interested should contact Cowley College assistant coach Molley Scanlon at 620-441-5324 or at   read more

October Student of the Month happy to help others
Whether she is volunteering at the Cowley County Humane Society or assisting in food drives and bell ringing for the Salvation Army, Cowley College sophomore Amanda Krook is eager to lend a helping hand. Her helpful attitude and excellence in the classroom have not gone unnoticed as she was recently named Cowley College’s October Student of the Month. read more

Life in a Jar: The Irena Sendler Story performed at Cowley
life in a jar
Telling the story of Irena Sendler, the courageous woman who saved 2,500 children from the Holocaust, the play “Life in a Jar” was performed in front of more than 500 audience members Thursday inside Cowley College’s Robert Brown Theatre. read more

Cowley College unveils redesigned athletic website
Teaming with SIDEARM Sports, one of the leading digital platforms serving over 700 collegiate athletic programs with customized web, social media, design and mobile content services, Cowley College recently unveiled its redesigned athletic website. read more

Volleyball defeats Seminole State on sophomore night
With fans decked out in pink in recognition of Dig Pink Night for Breast Cancer Awareness, the No. 8-ranked Cowley College volleyball team ran its home-court winning streak to 67 matches in a row with a 25-21, 25-22, 25-20 win over Seminole State College Thursday inside W.S. Scott Auditorium. read more

Tiger soccer team drops important conference game
men's soccer
Playing its final home game of the season, the Cowley College men’s soccer team suffered a 3-0 loss to Cloud County Community College Thursday in Arkansas City. read more

Lady Tiger soccer drops home finale
women's soccer
Unable to convert its scoring opportunities into goals, the Cowley College women’s soccer team suffered a 1-0 loss to the Southwestern Christian University JV in its final home game of the season played Thursday in Arkansas City. read more

Social Science Department to host day of exploration and education
Social Science Day On Thursday, November 20, the Social Science Department at Cowley College will present Social Science & Education Day. This event will give area high school students the opportunity to explore the many majors and programs the department offers.
Cowley’s Social Science Department provides students with a wide range of courses and majors in many diverse fields. Social Science & Education day will allow students to explore anthropology, childhood development, education, psychology, service learning, and sociology. Attendees will participate in hands-on activities and informational sessions, interact with Social Science faculty, and discover career opportunities in these fields. read more

Tiger tennis team edges Falcons
men's tennis
The Cowley College men’s tennis team traveled to Wichita to take on the Friends University Falcons at Riverside Park this past Wednesday. The Tigers were able to come away with a hard fought victory 5-4 to improve to 5-1 so far this fall in dual matches. read more

Cosmetology Department conducting promotions
With October being Breast Cancer Awareness month, and pink being the color designated to support breast cancer awareness, the Cowley College Cosmetology Department will be conducting a “Pink Hair to Save a Pair” promotion for the remainder of the month of October. read more

Lady Tiger tennis wraps up successful fall season
Playing its final match of its fall schedule Wednesday in Wichita, the Cowley College women’s tennis team defeated Friends University by a score of 9-0. read more

Concert Choir and Concert Band to perform Landscape of American Music
Fall Concert
Each one of the songs that will be performed by the Cowley College Concert Choir and Concert Band at their concert on Tuesday, Oct. 21 will tie into their theme of Landscape of American Music. The concert will begin at 7 p.m. and is free to attend. read more

Board hears marketing presentation
Sarah Bryant, director for marketing at Cowley College, presented the Board of Trustees with a marketing update during the college’s Board of Trustees meeting held Monday in the McAtee Dining Center.
She shared her long term goals for the marketing of the college and discussed current advertising as well as sponsorships and partnerships with area businesses and Chambers of Commerce. read more

AEC teams garner top-two places at 10-team tournament
AEC Representing three of the 10 teams at the Academic Excellence Challenge held Saturday at Neosho Community College, the Cowley College teams placed first, second, and in a tie for eighth. read more

Cowley serves as corporate sponsor for Winfield High School football game
tanks leads the EMS group Cowley College representatives were on hand for Winfield High School’s home football game vs. Augusta this past Friday as part of the college’s corporate sponsorship with the high school. 
As part of the sponsorship, there was a Cowley College Emergency Medical Education station setup outside the south gate. Children had an opportunity to tour an ambulance provided by Winfield EMS and get a free sticker and wrist band. Cowley College Emergency Medical Education also conducted several free blood pressure checks for adults. read more

Fall Break

Theatre Department busy preparing for Little Shop of Horrors
Little Shop of Horrors
With the Cowley College Theatre Department preparing to perform Little Shop of Horrors at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 30-Nov. 1 inside the Robert Brown Theatre, the cast and crew of the production are busy with rehearsals.
Pictured at a recent rehearsal are Andrew Horning as Seymour, and the plant (Audrey II), which is operated by Alex Behrens. Radio personality Marty “O” will serve as the voice for Audrey II.
The cost to attend the performance is $10 for adults, and $8 for students and Blue Star Military families. A dinner and show combo for the Saturday, Nov. 1 performance is being offered for $22. Reservations for the dinner and show combo are due by Wednesday, Oct. 29.
Tickets may be purchased in the Humanities Office, through the Internet Box Office, or by calling (620) 441-5570. read more

Benefit dinner to aid area food banks
pulled pork benefit
Students in Cowley College’s ACES (Academic Civic Engagement through Service) and CAAT (Cowley Activity Awareness Team), with the help of the Ark City Optimist, will conduct a benefit Pulled Pork Dinner on Wednesday, October 29. read more

September Student-Athletes of the Month announced
athelte of month
Off to strong starts in the classroom and in their respective sports, Cowley College sophomores Luis Lodino and McKenna Poynter were recently named Cowley College’s September Student-Athletes of the Month. read more

Art Club students show work at Art in the Park
art students
Cowley College Art Club students participated in the 40th annual Art in the Park held Saturday, October 4 at Island Park in Winfield, KS. Students exhibited paintings, drawings, and ceramic art works.
Throughout the month of October, Art Club students will have their work on display at Baden Square in Winfield, KS. A reception will be held Friday, Oct. 10 at Baden Square from 6-8:30 p.m. read more

ACES students volunteer at FlatRock 50K trail race
Students in Cowley College’s Academic Civic Engagement through Service (ACES) organization gave their time to help with the FlatRock 50K and 25K races held Saturday, Sept. 27 at Elk City Lake in Independence, KS. read more

Math and Science Club presents the Cowley Propeller Car Contest
propeller car
Cowley students will design, build and race a battery powered propeller car capable of traveling a 20 meter parallel track in the shortest amount of time. The race will be held November 4, at 4:00 pm in GJ304. Cash prizes will be awarded for first, second, and third place. Any Cowley College student currently attending classes this semester is eligible to participate. For rules and more information, go to propeller_car.

Tiger soccer team falls 3-1
With Tuesday’s men’s soccer game at Barton County locked in a scoreless halftime tie, the Cougars erupted for three second half goals en route to a 3-1 win. read more

hs news
Welcome Future Tigers. Cowley College has great news about what your Cowley experience can do for you. Read about scholarships, Work Ethic Program, Career & Tech programs. See when Cowley College will be visiting your high school. read more

Cowley hosting nationally recognized CCEMTP course
Cowley College, in association with the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, is hosting the nationally recognized Critical Care Emergency Medical Transport Program Oct. 6-18 in Arkansas City. read more

Box Office is Open for Little Shop of Horrors
Little Shop of Horrors
Cowley College’s theatre troupe kicks off its 2014-2015 season with a production of Little Shop of Horrors, a charming and hilarious spoof. read more


spotlight Brooke
Read profile of Brooke Istas, Mathematics instructor.

What's Happening
Tuesday, Oct 21
-Baseball Hosts Exhibition vs. Hutchinson, 2 p.m.
-Women/Men’s Soccer at Pratt, 2/4 p.m.
-Fall Band and Choir Concert, Brown Theatre, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct 22
-High School Industry Tour-CTE, Ark City Campus, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
-Volleyball at Highland, 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct 23
-Men’s Basketball Scrimmage at Northern Oklahoma College Enid, Enid, OK, 6 p.m.
-DodgeBallalah, W.S. Scott Auditorium, 6 p.m.
-College Closed for Fall Break.
Friday, Oct 24
-College Closed for Fall Break.
-Queen Alalah Coronation, Brown Theatre, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct 25
-College Closed for Fall Break.
-Cross Country Teams at Jayhawk East/Region Championships, Colby, KS, 10/11 a.m.
Sunday, Oct 26
-College Closed for Fall Break.
Monday, Oct 27
-Volleyball Hosts Hesston, 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct 28
-Women’s Soccer at Allen Community College, 2 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct 29
-Volleyball at Johnson County, Overland Park, KS, 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct 30
-Endowment Banquet, Wright Room, 6 p.m.
-Fall Musical “Little Shop of Horrors”, Brown Theatre, 7:30 p.m.
-Halloween Costume Dance Following “Little Shop of Horrors”, Cowley Recreation Building.
Friday, Oct 31
-Fall Musical “Little Shop of Horrors”, Brown Theatre, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Nov 1
-Volleyball at Longview, 12 p.m.
-Women/Men’s Basketball at Pratt, 6/8 p.m.
-Fall Musical “Little Shop of Horrors”, Brown Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

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