Tag: Kansas Board of Regents

College publishes notice of Regnier’s vacancy after secret discussion

The Cowley College Board of Trustees voted Nov. 20 to publish notice of the vacancy on the board caused by Sid Regnier’s March 13 resignation. The notice of the vacated seat was printed Nov. 22 in the Cowley CourierTraveler — 254 days after the vacancy originally occurred. The vote to publish […]

Cowley College dignitaries take part in Sumner groundbreaking ceremony

WELLINGTON — The dream is becoming a reality. Through hard work and vision from numerous individuals, the groundbreaking ceremony for Cowley College’s Sumner County campus took place Oct. 11 in Wellington. The location of the future campus is east of Walmart, along U.S. 160. Due to recent rain, the groundbreaking […]

Mid-legislative session update: Taxes, school funding, revenues, other bills

I write this letter to you on March 1, right in the middle of our “Turnaround” break. Turnaround is the midpoint of the session — where bills that were introduced in one chamber must pass out of that chamber in order to be considered by the other. There are exceptions — […]

New internship program with chamber announced at college board meeting

Cowley College is working with the Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce to create a new internship program. Mark Flickinger and Mark Dykes are working with chamber CEO Kammy Downs to create the program, which will provide students with experience in graphic design, web design, management and marketing. These internships […]

Cowley College soars in credential attainment, trustees learn

The Cowley College Board of Trustees was provided with an update on the recent Kansas Association of Community College Trustees/Council of Presidents quarterly meeting, attended by President Dennis Rittle, during the monthly board meeting Sept. 19 in the college’s McAtee Dining Center. Rittle reported there were two areas of focus […]

Cowley College to host chamber coffee Sept. 22 in Winfield

Allied Health Department chair Chris Cannon and other Cowley College employees will join Harold Arnett, vice president for academic affairs, in hosting a chamber coffee at 10 a.m. Thursday/Sept. 22 at the Winfield Area Chamber of Commerce, 123 E. Ninth Ave. Cowley College operates its paramedic, EMT and other health […]