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9/28/2016 -: DISTINGUISHED SPEAKER SERIES RESUMES OCT. 4 AT COTTEY
Dr. Jennifer Wisdom is the first speaker in the 2016-2017 Distinguished Speaker Series sponsored by Cottey College’s Serenbetz Institute for Women’s L

9/28/2016 -: SIX APPEAL TO PERFORM OCT. 6 AT COTTEY
A cappella vocal ensemble Six Appeal will perform at 8 p.m. on Thursday, October 6, in the Auditorium of the Haidee and Allen Wild Center for the Arts

9/21/2016 -: LEVERAGE DANCE THEATER TO PERFORM OCT. 1 AT COTTEY
Contemporary dance troupe Leverage Dance Theater will perform at 8 p.m. on Saturday, October 1, in the Auditorium of the Haidee and Allen Wild Center

9/21/2016 -: COTTEY TO PRESENT SCRIPT-IN-HAND FIRST FRUITS ON SEPTEMBER 30
Cottey College welcomes the public to a script-in-hand theatrical performance of First Fruits at 8 p.m. on Friday, September 30, in the Missouri Recit

9/13/2016 -: U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT NAMES COTTEY COLLEGE AMONG THE BEST
Today, U.S. News & World Report announced that Cottey College is nationally ranked in its annual 2017 U.S. News Best Colleges rankings. Cottey is

9/12/2016 -: VALLEYHILL TO PERFORM AT COTTEY ON SEPT. 24
Alternative rock group Valleyhill is set to perform at 8 p.m. on Saturday, September 24, in Raney Dining Room on the Cottey College campus. Valleyhil

9/6/2016 -: COTTEY ALL-CAMPUS DANCE ON SEPT. 10
The school year has begun, and it’s time for the first dance of the season. Join the ladies of Cottey College on Saturday, September 10, in Hinkhouse

9/6/2016 -: DULCÉ SLOAN TO PERFORM AT COTTEY ON SEPT. 15
Comedienne Dulcé Sloan will perform at 8 p.m. on Thursday, September 15, in Raney Dining Room on the Cottey College campus. Dulcé is truly a unique e

8/24/2016 -: COTTEY TO HOST BLOOD DRIVE SEPTEMBER 6
Community Blood Center, the provider of blood services to local hospitals, will conduct a blood drive at Cottey College on Tuesday, September 6, in th

8/22/2016 -: COTTEY ANNUAL POSTER SALE ON SEPTEMBER 5
The public is invited to Cottey College’s annual fall poster sale on Monday, September 5, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in Hinkhouse Center. Want to decorat

8/17/2016 -: COTTEY PICNIC FEATURING LAKIN ON AUGUST 26
Cottey College invites the public to attend the opening-of-school picnic and concert featuring Lakin on Friday, August 26, at 5:45 p.m. in Raney Dinin

8/8/2016 -: COTTEY COLLEGE WELCOMES STUDENTS FOR 133rd OPENING
The annual rite of fall begins as new students move to Cottey College and Nevada. First-year students begin arriving Friday, August 19, followed short

8/4/2016 -: COTTEY COLLEGE 2016 COMMUNITY PICNIC AND PARTNER FAIR
Cottey College together with the City of Nevada and the Nevada/Vernon County Chamber of Commerce will host the 2016 Community Picnic and Partner Fair,

7/14/2016 -: COTTEY NAMES JUDGE BICKEL AS NEWEST TRUSTEE
Cottey College is pleased to announce the appointment of the Honorable James R. Bickel as the newest member of the Cottey College Board of Trustees. H

6/22/2016 -: COTTEY SUMMER WORKSHOPS FEATURE ACADEMIC SHOWCASE ON THURSDAY
The public is cordially invited to a special academic showcase at Cottey College on Thursday, June 23. High school students participating in Cottey’s

6/13/2016 -: AREA WOMEN AND GIRLS INVITED TO EMPOWERMENT PROJECT JUNE 19
Area residents, but particularly area women and girls, are invited to a night of inspiration, encouragement and empowerment for women. Cottey College

6/2/2016 -: COTTEY NAMED ONE OF BEST WOMEN’S COLLEGES IN US
Recently, Cottey College was recognized as one of the best women’s colleges in the United States, according to a new ranking by CollegeChoice.net. Thi

6/1/2016 -: COTTEY COLLEGE COMETS ANNOUNCE NEW SOFTBALL COACH
The Cottey College Comets are pleased to announce the hiring of Mark Skapin as the new softball coach. He replaces Shelli Stanley who resigned earlier

5/3/2016 -: COTTEY HOLDS 132nd COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY MAY 15
Cottey College is preparing for Commencement and other related activities. As these important events draw closer, drivers on Austin are asked to take

4/21/2016 -: COTTEY END-OF-YEAR PICNIC ON APRIL 30
Cottey College students will celebrate the end of the academic year with a picnic and spoken word performance by G. Yamazawa at B.I.L. Hill and Lodge

4/21/2016 -: COTTEY WEEKEND OF MUSIC, THEATRE AND DANCE APRIL 29-MAY 1
The Cottey College departments of dance, theatre, and music have special performances scheduled for the weekend of April 29-May 1. Best of all, these

4/21/2016 -: COTTEY STUDENT MUSIC RECITALS PRESENTED ON APRIL 24 & 25
Cottey vocalists and instrumentalists will be featured in two student recitals. The first recital will take place on Sunday, April 24, at 3 p.m. The s

4/13/2016 -: COTTEY CHAMBER SINGERS CONCERT ON FRIDAY, APRIL 22
The Cottey College Chamber Singers will be giving their spring concert on Friday, April 22, at 8 p.m. in the Missouri Recital Hall of the Haidee and A

4/7/2016 -: COTTEY DANCE COMPANY CONCERT APRIL 15-16
The Cottey-in-Motion (Co-Motion) Dance Company will present a concert on Friday and Saturday, April 15-16, at 8 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Haidee a

4/7/2016 -: COTTEY TO HOST BLOOD DRIVE APRIL 19
Community Blood Center, the provider of blood services to local hospitals, will conduct a blood drive at Cottey College on Tuesday, April 19, in the l

3/31/2016 -: DR. JANN WEITZEL TO SPEAK AT COTTEY ON APRIL 12
Dr. Jann Weitzel is the final speaker in the 2015-2016 Distinguished Speaker Series sponsored by Cottey College’s Serenbetz Institute for Women’s Lead

3/21/2016 -: MAGICIAN BEN SEIDMAN TO PERFORM AT COTTEY MARCH 28
Magician Ben Seidman will perform feats of prestidigitation for the audience on Monday, March 28, at 8 p.m. in Raney Dining Room on the Cottey College

2/12/2016 -: CIRQUE ZUMA ZUMA TO PERFORM FEB. 27 AT COTTEY
Acrobatic troupe Cirque Zuma Zuma will perform at 8 p.m. on Saturday, February 27, in the Auditorium of the Haidee and Allen Wild Center for the Arts.

2/11/2016 -: HYPNOTIST JOSH MCVICAR TO PERFORM FEB. 25 AT COTTEY
Hypnotist Josh McVicar will amaze and mystify the audience when he performs at 8 p.m. on Thursday, February 25, in the Auditorium of the Haidee and Al

2/9/2016 -: COTTEY DISTINGUISHED SPEAKER SERIES CONTINUES ON FEB. 23
Dr. Faith Ngunjiri is the third speaker in the 2015-2016 Distinguished Speaker Series sponsored by Cottey College’s Serenbetz Institute for Women’s Le

2/8/2016 -: COTTEY DEP’T. OF THEATRE PRESENTS WHO WILL CARRY THE WORD?, FEB. 19-20
The Cottey College Department of Theatre will present Who Will Carry the Word?, a powerful first person account of the Holocaust on Friday and Saturda

2/2/2016 -: COTTEY TO HOST BLOOD DRIVE FEBRUARY 16
Community Blood Center, the provider of blood services to local hospitals, will conduct a blood drive at Cottey College on Tuesday, February 16, in th

1/29/2016 -: COTTEY TO HOST MARDI GRAS CAMPUS DANCE ON FEB.13
The Alphan Society at Cottey College is hosting a Mardi Gras campus dance on Saturday, February 13, from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. in the Hinkhouse Center gymn

1/29/2016 -: COTTEY HOSTS HOLOCAUST SPEAKER FEB. 5 IN CONJUNCTION WITH PLAY
The Cottey College Department of Theater is pleased to host Dr. Shelly Cline who will present a lecture on “Gendering in the Holocaust” on Friday, Feb

1/28/2016 -: COTTEY COMETS TRACK TEAM RANKED 24TH IN NATION
The Cottey College Comets track team has been ranked 24th in the nation for the week of January 27 by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coa

1/18/2016 -: THE STRIVE TO APPEAR IN CONCERT AT COTTEY ON JAN. 29
The rock group The Strive will perform at Cottey College on Friday, January 29, at 8 p.m. in Raney Dining Room. The Strive is breaking ground with a

1/15/2016 -: COTTEY COLLEGE PARTNERS WITH MY POWER OF ONE
Cottey College was the first stop on the national tour of My Power of One where owner Sue Vicory announced a partnership with Cottey. From the campus,

1/13/2016 -: FLY DANCE COMPANY TO PERFORM ON JAN. 23
FLY Dance Company will perform on Saturday, January 23, at 8 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Haidee and Allen Wild Center for the Arts on the Cottey Col

1/12/2016 -: LUNAFEST FILM FESTIVAL RETURNS TO COTTEY
For the fourth consecutive year, Cottey College is a host location for the LUNAFEST film festival, featuring six short films by women cinematographers

1/8/2016 -: COTTEY MUSIC FACULTY PRESENT RECITAL ON JAN. 17
Cottey music faculty members Amanda Cook, Peggy Graves, Theresa Forrester Spencer, and Debbie Fast will present a recital featuring the piano, clarine

1/8/2016 -: COTTEY TO HOST COMMUNITY PARTNER FAIR JAN. 20
Local businesses that may be looking for student volunteers or interns are encouraged to register for Cottey College’s Engagement Learning Fair to be

11/3/2015 -: COTTEY HIRES NATALIE HERRING AS VP FOR ENROLLMENT
Cottey College is pleased to announce the hiring of Natalie Herring as the vice president for enrollment management. Herring began her duties on Octob

2/13/2015 -: DR. JANN WEITZEL TO ASSUME THE PRESIDENCY OF COTTEY COLLEGE
The Cottey College Board of Trustees and the Presidential Search Committee are pleased to announce the appointment of Cottey’s twelfth president, Dr.



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