Tag: Mulvane

Original works presented by Nightingale, other students at Writers Corner

The first Writers Corner of the academic year was a success, with nine students and three faculty writers presenting 25 original works. The event is hosted each semester by the students in the creative writing program at Cowley College. “We had a really nice crowd, with quite a lot of […]

Arkalalah Big Parade lineup announced

The 2017 Arkalalah Big Parade lineup is: Color Guard — American Legion Sons of the American Legion American Legion Riders Arkansas City Police Department Arkansas City Fire-EMS Department Grand Marshal — Tony Tapia Arkansas City High School Marching Band Arkansas City High School Cheerleaders Queen Alalah LXXXVI Visiting Queens Little […]

Cowley’s Emily Lundblom named Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar

Cowley College’s Emily Lundblom, of Mulvane, is one of 207 Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) members named a 2017 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar and will receive a $1,000 scholarship. The Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholarship Program helps new Phi Theta Kappa members to defray educational expenses while enrolled in associate’s […]

Cowley College-Mulvane has Swing for the Stars Charity Golf Tournament

MULVANE — The Mulvane Beta Phi Upsilon (BPU) chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society was host to its first-ever Cowley College Swing for the Stars Charity Golf Tournament on Sept. 23 at Hidden Lakes Golf Course in Derby. It was attended by teams of local business and individuals, […]

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 […]