Cottey News

Popular magician Josh McVicar returns to the Cottey campus on Saturday, February 17, at 8 p.m. in Raney Dining Room. Josh McVicar has been astounding audiences with his magic and comedy professionally for more than 15 years. He’s performed at hundreds of colleges, corporations, parties, and special events with his unique brand of entertainment that … More “McVicar the Trickster Returns on Feb. 17”


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January 29, 2018

Goldstein-Peled-Fiterstein Trio to Perform Feb. 8

Renown Chamber Music ensemble Goldstein-Peled-Fiterstein will perform at Cottey College on Thursday, February 8, at 7:30 p.m. in the Missouri Recital Hall. Longtime friends bound by their Israeli roots and summers shared in Vermont at the Marlboro Music Festival, and now trio members for a decade, Alon Goldstein (piano), Amit Peled (cello), and Alex Fiterstein … More “Goldstein-Peled-Fiterstein Trio to Perform Feb. 8”

January 29, 2018

Comets Hire New Golf Coach

The Cottey College Athletic Department is pleased to announce the hiring of Severiano “Seve” Smith as the new golf coach for the Comets. Smith is a graduate of Missouri Southern State University (MSSU) where he was a member of the MSSU golf team for four years. He also serves as the assistant golf professional at … More “Comets Hire New Golf Coach”

January 18, 2018

Faculty Recital Cancelled

The Cottey College faculty recital scheduled for Sunday, January 21, has been cancelled due to illness of several of the performers. At this point, the recital has not been rescheduled. The College regrets any inconvenience this may cause.

January 12, 2018

Chrisjones to Perform January 24

Master of hypnosis chrisjones will perform on Wednesday, January 24, at 8 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Haidee and Allen Wild Center for the Arts. Chrisjones (one word) has been called “The Adam Sandler of hypnosis.” Winner of Campus Activities Magazine’s 2014 Best Novelty Artist and ACPA’s 2015 Hypnotist of the Year, he performed … More “Chrisjones to Perform January 24”

January 10, 2018

Cottey Professor Receives Fellowship From State Historical Society

For Immediate Release Media Contact: Mary Ellen Lohmann 1020 Lowry Street, Columbia, MO 65201 Direct: 573.884.7904 | Main: 573.882.7083 | Cottey College Professor Receives 2018 Fellowship To Explore Underexamined Areas of Missouri History Scholars to Study Kansas City’s Child Labor Laws and Cultural Impact of Southeast Missouri Waterways COLUMBIA, MO, December 21, 2017 – … More “Cottey Professor Receives Fellowship From State Historical Society”

December 14, 2017

Cottey Announces $500,000 Gift

The annual faculty and staff holiday luncheon at Cottey College kicked off with a surprise announcement by Cottey College President Dr. Jann Weitzel that brought everyone to their feet.  “I am pleased to announce a $500,000 gift to the College from Mrs. Sophia Zetmeir of Parsons, Kansas, for the renovation of the parlors in Cottey’s … More “Cottey Announces $500,000 Gift”