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Cowley College Foundation receives $150,000 gift

The Cowley College Foundation was generously gifted a $150,648.91 donation from the Anne Maurine Marnix Living Trust. “We are so grateful for this significant gift from Ms. Marnix’s Trust,” Dr. Kori Gregg, president and CEO of the Cowley College Foundation...

Widow of W.S. Scott leaves nearly $400,000 to Cowley College Foundation

JoAnn Scott Newman, the widow of former Cowley College Dean of Academic Affairs William S. Scott, and later Earl G. Newman, principal owner of Newman Dry Goods of Arkansas City, passed away in late 2020. Through the generous donation of...

Cowley College Foundation awards 485 scholarships

Working with the Scholarship Committee, the Cowley College Foundation awarded 485 total semester scholarships during the 2020-2021 academic school year. The scholarship committee actively collects and analyzes data for both institutional and foundation scholarships. The mission of the committee is...

John Sturd named recipient of Outstanding Tiger Alumni Award

John Sturd is a life-long resident of Arkansas City. He is a graduate of Arkansas City High School and Cowley College. He has gone on to forge a successful career in banking and currently serves as Arkansas City Market President...

Cowley College Foundation releases list of scholarship recipients

The Cowley College Foundation has released its list of scholarship recipients for the fall semester. Damaris Smith Warren Andreas Endowed RayAnn Miller Ark City Clinic Lillian Toon Ark City Tumbleweeds Kaitlynn Tarrant Joe Avery Memorial Danielle Hernandez Barkley Family Brianne...

Kori Gregg awarded the Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) Designation

CFRE International has named Dr. Kori A. Gregg as a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE). Dr. Gregg, the vice president of institutional advancement for Cowley College, joins over 7,200 professionals around the world who hold the CFRE designation. Individuals granted...
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Garrett VanDeventer awarded Brian Groves Memorial Scholarship

In honor of former Cowley College golfer Brian Groves, Cowley College freshman Garrett VanDeventer was named this year’s Brian Groves Memorial Scholarship recipient during the 26th annual Tiger Skins/Brian Groves Memorial Golf Tournament held Saturday, October 17 at Quail Ridge...

Cowley College Foundation awards more than 200 scholarships

Working with the Scholarship Committee, the Cowley College Foundation awarded more than 200 scholarships during the 2019-2020 academic school year. The scholarship committee actively collects and analyzes data for both institutional and foundation scholarships. The mission of the committee is...

Ross and Jana Lumbert named Outstanding Tiger Alumni for 2020

Putting together successful careers servicing control systems across the country and internationally, former Cowley College students Ross and Jana (Watts) Lumbert have been named the Outstanding Tiger Alumni for 2020. Jana and Ross met at Cowley while attending the college...

Osen named Young Achiever, Peroo receives Ambassador Award

Treated to a wonderful dinner and a murder mystery, a large crowd of Cowley College donors attended the annual Cowley College Foundation banquet Thursday in the Earle N. Wright Community Room. The event had generous support from CPA Solutions L.L.C.,...