In honor of Flag Day, a flag dedication ceremony is Saturday at Cowley College’s new Sumner Campus in Wellington. This will be a community event and a tribute to veterans.
Dr. Michael Christensen was recently hired as the new director of instrumental music at Cowley College. He previously held teaching positions at Coffeyville Community College, the University of Texas at Brownsville, and the Lubbock Independent School District,
Washburn University recently announced the students in its spring 2019 graduating class. Graduates include Allyson Burr, of Arkansas City, who earned a bachelor of arts in mass media, and Wendy Halverstadt, of Winfield, who earned a master of arts in human services.
A group of students from USD 470 took time to tour Cowley College’s Winfield Center on Thursday. The students learned about EMS and nursing careers. The Winfield Center is home to the Emergency Medical Services Program and Allied Health Program.
Emily Lowe, of Douglass, Miranda Veesart, of Douglass, and Megan Smith, of Winfield, were among more than 230 students honored during the First-Year Scholars Reception at Emporia State University.
Cowley College recently contracted with EMSI to conduct a study of its stakeholders. The study measured the level of impact a college education has on Cowley’s students as well as the financial contribution the college adds to the community at large.
Jackson Lashier, associate professor of religion and chair of the social science division, was named recipient of the Charles H. and Verda R. Kopke Award for Distinguished Teaching during Southwestern College Commencement exercises on May 12.
Raquel Resendiz, a 2019 graduate of Southwestern College, was named the first recipient of the Dr. Dawn Pleas Student Affairs Leadership award during Honors Convocation on April 12.
Central of Burden Elementary School students were entertained at an end-of-school assembly Wednesday by Marsha Granberry, storyteller and former school music teacher from Winfield.
The USD 465 Foundation looks forward to managing the school art collection in cooperation with the board of education following approval of a working agreement between the two organizations.
The 22nd annual Great Cowley Duck Dash was moved Saturday to W.S. Scott Auditorium on the campus of Cowley College due to the excessive amount of rain that fell during the week at Spring Hill Farms in Winfield. Still, 237 attended.
LEAVENWORTH — The University of Saint Mary celebrated the close of another academic year and the passing of a major milestone in the lives of the class of 2019 at USM’s commencement ceremony on May 4 in McGilley Field House on the main campus.
Winfield Middle School Builders Club raised money for Cowley County Humane Society by sponsoring an ugliest/cutest pet contest. There were 33 entries, and students voted in jars with cash or tickets given for supplies for the Humane Society. WMS students presented $500 to the Humane Society.…
More than 200 hundred Arkansas Middle School students, with the help of 12 teachers and eight paras, put on an Ancient Civilization Museum. More than 100 visitors took a glimpse of Ancient Civilizations such as Rome, Greece, China, Egypt and the Americas. Students spent five days constructin…
The Cumbernauld Little Vikes program held its first graduation recently. Graduates are, from left, Parker Compala, Tayden Hunter, Lakynn Beale, Knox Kennedy, Grant King, Lexy Gray, Layla Hunter, Teryl Reed, Katherine Bradbury, Preston Price, Easton Kent, Zoey Vogler, Eleanor Bumgarner, Sophi…