Cottey News

Cottey College’s upcoming annual Family Weekend will include several events that are open to the public. Among them are a script-in-hand theatrical performance of First Fruits at 8 p.m. on Friday, September 22, in the Missouri Recital Hall inside the Haidee and Allen Wild Center for the Arts. On Saturday, September 23, Cottey will also … More “Family Weekend to Include Magician, Play”


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September 8, 2017

Step Afrika! to Perform Sept. 16

Dance troupe Step Afrika! is set to take the stage at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 16, in the Auditorium of the Haidee and Allen Wild Center for the Arts. With its origins in African-American fraternities and sororities, stepping is known for its intricate, synchronized patterns of stomps, kicks, claps, and call-and-response. As the world’s … More “Step Afrika! to Perform Sept. 16”

August 9, 2017

Cottey Community Partner Fair Aug. 19

Cottey College, together with the City of Nevada and the Nevada/Vernon County Chamber of Commerce, will host the 2017 Community Dinner and Partner Fair, Saturday, August 19, 6-8 p.m., at the Franklin P. Norman Community Center. Local businesses, civic organizations, and churches are invited to register for the event. Designed to showcase the community to … More “Cottey Community Partner Fair Aug. 19”

July 31, 2017

Cottey College Receives Grant to Promote Financial Literacy

Cottey College, Nevada, Missouri, is one of 18 colleges and universities in Missouri to receive a grant for the 2017-18 academic year that will be used to improve financial literacy and help prevent defaults on student loans. “The default prevention grants provide schools with funding for staff and resources to help students understand how choices … More “Cottey College Receives Grant to Promote Financial Literacy”

July 28, 2017

Missouri Arts Council Supports Cottey College Performing Arts Series

Michael Donovan, executive director of the Missouri Arts Council (MAC), announces that Cottey College will receive two grants totaling $5,910 to support the Performing Arts Series. The funding will provide for four performances during the 2017-2018 season. Upon receiving the award letter, Kris Korb, coordinator of campus activities, said, “I am so pleased that the … More “Missouri Arts Council Supports Cottey College Performing Arts Series”