Commencement 2017

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Cottey Athletic Dep’t Adds Coaches
The Cottey College Athletic Department is pleased to announce several changes over the summer with the addition of two new coaches and the expansion of duties to include a Sports Information Director. Leah Killen has been hired as the inaugural tennis coach for the Comets; Anthony Skiles has been hired as the new cross country … More "Cottey Athletic Dep’t Adds Coaches"
Comets Win Region XVI Tournament
The Cottey College Comets softball team is the 2017 Region XVI champions after their 9-7 come-from-behind win against St. Louis Community College in the deciding game on Sunday, May 7. Cottey College hosted the region tournament, but few gave the home team much of a chance of winning the title as they were the fourth … More "Comets Win Region XVI Tournament"
Dr. Tara Stuart, Commencement Speaker
In addition to the traditional recognition of student accomplishments, the 2017 commencement ceremony at Cottey College will include a special presentation. At the 133-year-old private women’s college in Southwest Missouri, graduates will receive a unique gift from commencement speaker Dr. Tara Stuart, Class of 1952. Dr. Stuart as a member of the World Peace and … More "Dr. Tara Stuart, Commencement Speaker"

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