Tag: Mulvane

Cowley College president shares thoughts on state of higher education

WINFIELD — Cowley College President Dennis Rittle joined Southwestern College President Brad Andrews in sharing their thoughts on the state of higher education as it relates to their respective institutions during the Lunch Bites on Aug. 31 at the Winfield Area Chamber of Commerce. “The purpose of this Lunch Bites […]

Cowley College, Wichita State sign articulation agreements in engineering

MULVANE — Representatives from Cowley College and Wichita State University met Aug. 3 at the college’s Mulvane Center to sign official articulation agreements between the two institutions for five engineering programs. The programs to be included are computer engineering, computer science, electrical engineering, industrial engineering and manufacturing engineering. The agreements […]

Native son Carlson thriving as owner of Mulvane’s Carlson Hot Rods shop

MULVANE — The passion Chris Carlson has for cars seems surpassed only by his love for family. Carlson, a 1990 Arkansas City High School graduate, has become well known in automotive circles, winning awards at car shows and through magazines featuring his work. His shop in Mulvane, Chris Carlson Hot […]

Cowley College, Wichita State working on 2+2 agreement for four degrees

MULVANE — Cowley College and Wichita State University are working together to offer engineering students the opportunity to gain a four-year degree. A developing agreement between the two schools would allow students to spend two years at Cowley and two years at Wichita State, which the college calls “2+2 articulations.” […]

Cowley College gains full access to Mulvane Center in deal with district

MULVANE — With intentions of transforming Cowley College’s Mulvane Center and Bloomenshine Building into a STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) center, the college recently conducted successful negotiations with the Mulvane Public School District, permitting Cowley College full access to the facility. Cowley College has conducted classes in the upper […]

College board of trustees debates firearms policy, delays action to July

Cowley College likely will vote soon on its new firearms policy. Because of recent changes to Kansas statutes where firearms are concerned, concealed carry without licensing is now legal in the state. Part of those changes also dictate that public buildings no longer can ban legal carrying within their walls, […]

Cowley College’s Lamb runs for International President of Phi Theta Kappa

MULVANE — Mulvane student and Phi Theta Kappa Beta Phi Upsilon chapter vice president Amira Lamb has announced her decision to represent Cowley College and run for the office of International President of Phi Theta Kappa. Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the international society of two-year colleges, elects five new international […]

Spring enrollment up at Cowley College, Board of Trustees learns

With the first day of spring classes under way at Cowley College, the school informed the Cowley College Board of Trustees of an increase in full-time students from this time a year ago. The information was shared during the monthly board meeting held Jan. 17 in the McAtee Dining Center. […]

Hot Rods ’N Heat to feature hot rods, chili cookoff Jan. 28 at Mulvane Center

Cowley College will be host to a hot rod show Jan. 28 at its technical center in Mulvane. Starting at 11 a.m., the public is invited to attend “Hot Rods ’N Heat.” This event is a car show and chili cook-off rolled into one afternoon. All-you-can-eat chili from Great Western […]