Cottey News

Cottey College invites the public to attend the opening-of-school picnic and concert featuring Abe Parker on Friday, August 24, at 5:15 p.m. in Raney Dining Room. Imagine if John Mayer and Maroon 5 met up and went to Motown. That’s the sound of Abe Parker’s music. His heartfelt lyrics, blues guitar-based beats, and singable melodies … More “Picnic on August 24 Featuring Abe Parker”


Cottey News

August 13, 2018

Cottey Welcomes Students for 135th Opening of School

The annual rite of fall begins as new students move to Cottey College and Nevada. First-year students begin arriving Friday, August 17, followed shortly thereafter by the arrival of the second-, third-, and fourth-year students on Sunday, August 19. The citizens of Nevada and surrounding communities are to be advised of the increase in pedestrian … More “Cottey Welcomes Students for 135th Opening of School”

May 23, 2018

Cottey Student Named Oxfam Change Leader

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 … More “Cottey Student Named Oxfam Change Leader”

May 2, 2018

134th Commencement Events

Cottey College is preparing for Commencement and other related activities. As these important events draw closer, drivers on Austin are asked to take note of the increased pedestrian and visitor traffic and to drive safely. The public is invited to attend the following Commencement weekend events. The weekend begins Friday, May 11, with the Merry … More “134th Commencement Events”

May 2, 2018

Comets Repeat as Region XVI Champions

The Cottey College Comets are back-to-back regional softball champions after sweeping the Region XVI Tournament last weekend in Farmington, Missouri. The Comets defeated the nationally-ranked St. Louis Community College Lady Archers 4-1 to secure their second consecutive title. On Friday, the second-seeded Comets defeated Mineral Area College 3-1 to put Cottey in the winner’s bracket, … More “Comets Repeat as Region XVI Champions”