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Cottey College student Yustinah Ndambakuwa was selected to the 2018 Oxfam CHANGE Initiative by Oxfam America. Ndambakuwa is one of only 30 students selected nationally this year after completing a competitive application review and selection process. Ndambakuwa learned of the program through Oxfam’s newsletter. She applied for the initiative and had Cottey professor of mathematics …
The Cottey College Athletic Department is pleased to announce the hiring of Nevada, Missouri’s, Eric Cameron as the new head golf coach for the Comets. As a collegiate athlete, Cameron competed at the NJCAA and NCAA Division II levels in baseball. Cameron spent his first career in federal law enforcement, serving over 14 years as …
Cottey College was ranked sixth in Best Women’s Colleges in America and first among Best Regional Colleges-Midwest by College Consensus. In addition, Cottey was listed at 49 among all colleges in the U.S. out of 990 ranked institutions. “It is no surprise that Cottey College is again recognized as one of the outstanding colleges in …