Cottey News

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”

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Cottey News

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”

May 5, 2017

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”

May 5, 2017

Cottey 133rd Commencement

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 12, with the Merry … More “Cottey 133rd Commencement”

May 2, 2017

Cottey Receives $1.75 Million Gift to Science Programs

Dr. Jann Weitzel, president of Cottey College, announces that the College has received one of the largest gifts in its 133-year history in the amount of $1,750,000. The gift will provide a significant boost to Cottey’s growing science program through the creation of scholarships in any science field. Beginning in 2018-2019, scholarships will be awarded … More “Cottey Receives $1.75 Million Gift to Science Programs”