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Kateman to serve Columbia College as executive director of Development and Alumni Services
Monday, November 06, 2006
Michael Kateman has joined Columbia College as executive director of Development and Alumni Services.

Columbia College to launch online MBA in January 2007
Monday, October 16, 2006
Columbia College will launch its online Master of Business Administration in January 2007, making it the first online graduate degree offered by the college.

Columbia College launches online MBA in January 2007
Monday, October 16, 2006
Columbia College launched its online Master of Business Administration in January 2007, making it the first online graduate degree offered by the college.

Columbia College psychology professor competes on
Wednesday, October 04, 2006
Dr. Chris Mazurek, assistant professor of psychology at Columbia College, recently competed on the television game show "Jeopardy."

Columbia College ranked among "America's Best Colleges"
Wednesday, October 04, 2006
Columbia College earned a top-tier ranking for the third consecutive year in U.S.News & World Report's 2007 edition of "America's Best Colleges."

New director appointed at Columbia College of Missouri-Crystal Lake
Monday, October 02, 2006
Melissa Stutz has been selected as the director of Columbia College of Missouri-Crystal Lake.

Stanowski to serve Columbia College as deputy CIO and director
Thursday, September 28, 2006
Gary Stanowski has joined Columbia College as the deputy chief information officer and director of technology services.

Columbia College-Fort Leonard Wood to hold commencement ceremony Sept. 23
Thursday, September 21, 2006
Columbia College will confer 21 associate and 33 bachelor's degrees on students from the Fort Leonard Wood and Rolla campuses at a commencement ceremony at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23 at Baker Theater on Fort Leonard Wood.

Experience Italy in May 2007
Tuesday, September 19, 2006
The Sistine Chapel ... the Leaning Tower of Pisa ... the Colosseum. These are just a few of the sights Columbia College alumni, students, faculty and staff will see when they embark on the 2007 11-day study tour to Italy.

Tom Bass donates $100,000 to Columbia College
Monday, September 18, 2006
Donation creates the Andrew J. Bass Jr. Admissions Center and establishes endowment for Missouri Hall building fund

Columbia College-Rolla to host Community Appreciation Day Picnic
Monday, August 21, 2006
-Columbia College-Rolla will host a Community Appreciation Day Picnic from noon - 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26 at the Columbia College-Rolla campus.

Lake of the Ozarks campus confers first nursing degrees
Monday, August 07, 2006
Fifteen students became the first graduates of the nursing program July 29 at Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks.

Columbia College-St. Louis to hold commencement ceremony July 29
Wednesday, July 26, 2006
Columbia College-St. Louis will confer five associate and 42 bachelor’s degrees on students at a commencement ceremony at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 29.

Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks to hold first nursing pinning ceremony July 29
Wednesday, July 26, 2006
Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks will hold its first nursing program pinning ceremony at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 29.

New director appointed at Columbia College-St. Louis
Tuesday, July 11, 2006
Debra Shrout has been selected as the director of Columbia College-St. Louis.

Columbia College-Kansas City begins operation in new location
Wednesday, June 14, 2006
Columbia College-Kansas City has recently moved into a 4,713-square-foot facility located in Suite 400 of the Blue Ridge Tower, 4240 Blue Ridge Blvd.

Columbia College-Marysville/Everett to hold commencement ceremony June 16
Tuesday, June 13, 2006
Columbia College-Marysville/Everett will confer 30 associate, 36 bachelor’s and seven master’s degrees to students at a commencement ceremony at 1:30 p.m. Friday, June 16.

Columbia College opens second campus in Jacksonville
Tuesday, June 13, 2006
Columbia College has opened a second campus in Jacksonville, Fla., to serve the needs of working adults in the area. The campus will be in addition to the Columbia College campus located on Naval Air Station Jacksonville.

Columbia College-Rolla students receive national distinction
Tuesday, June 13, 2006
Four Columbia College-Rolla students recently were named to Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.

Columbia College of Missouri to hold commencement ceremony June 10
Tuesday, June 06, 2006
Columbia College campuses in Elgin, Crystal Lake and Lake County will confer four associate and 72 bachelor's degrees to students at a commencement ceremony at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, June 10.

Columbia College-Los Alamitos to hold commencement ceremony June 9
Tuesday, June 06, 2006
Columbia College-Los Alamitos will confer two associate and seven bachelor's degrees to students at a commencement ceremony at 6:15 p.m. Friday, June 9.

Columbia College-Coast Guard Island to hold commencement ceremony June 3
Thursday, June 01, 2006
Columbia College-Coast Guard Island will confer seven associate and six bachelor's degrees to students at a commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 3.

Columbia College-San Luis Obispo to hold commencement ceremony May 26
Monday, May 22, 2006
Columbia College-San Luis Obispo will confer 52 bachelor's degrees to students at a commencement ceremony at 6 p.m. Friday, May 26 in the Student Conference Center located on the Cuesta College campus.

Columbia College-Fort Worth to hold commencement ceremony May 27
Monday, May 22, 2006
Columbia College-Fort Worth will confer 26 associate, 75 bachelor's and 19 master's degrees to students at a commencement ceremony at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 27 at the Fort Worth Convention Center, 1201 Houston St., Fort Worth.

Columbia College-Lemoore to hold commencement ceremony May 25
Monday, May 22, 2006
Columbia College-Lemoore will confer 28 associate and 23 bachelor's degrees to students at a commencement ceremony at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 25 in the Base Theater on Naval Air Station Lemoore.

Columbia College's Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield campuses to hold commencement ceremony May 18
Tuesday, May 16, 2006
Columbia College campuses on Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield will confer 72 associate and 123 bachelor's degrees to students at a commencement ceremony at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 18.

Columbia College-Jacksonville to hold commencement ceremony May 19
Tuesday, May 16, 2006
Columbia College-Jacksonville will confer nine associate and 55 bachelor's degrees to students at a commencement ceremony at 6:00 p.m. Friday, May 19.

Columbia College-Fort Drum and Jefferson Community College sign articulation agreement
Friday, May 12, 2006
Columbia College-Fort Drum and Jefferson Community College will make it easier for students in Watertown, N.Y., and the surrounding area to earn a four-year college degree.

Columbia College-Hancock Field to hold reception and commencement during 30-year anniversary celebration weekend
Tuesday, May 09, 2006
Columbia College-Hancock Field is celebrating 30 years of meeting the higher education needs of civilians, military personnel and their families in Syracuse and surrounding communities.

Columbia College offers courses to sailors onboard Navy vessels
Tuesday, May 09, 2006
Sailors aboard Navy vessels now have the opportunity to attend Columbia College classes without leaving the ship.

Columbia College to hold commencement Saturday, May 6
Graduates representing six Missouri campuses to attend

Friday, May 05, 2006
U.S. Rep. Kenny Hulshof will address graduates at the Columbia College main campus commencement ceremony at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 6 in Southwell Complex (700 Range Line Road) in Columbia.

New director appointed at Columbia College-Los Alamitos
Tuesday, April 18, 2006
Deborah Marconda has been selected as the new director of Columbia College-Los Alamitos.

The Columbia College Elysium Players present
Monday, April 17, 2006
"Dimly Perceived Threats to the System" by Jon Klein is a dark comedy about the complexities of the American family intertwined between moments of reality and fantasy.

Thirteen people injured after tornadic winds strike Columbia College bus
Monday, March 13, 2006
Around 9:30 p.m. Sunday, March 12, a Columbia College bus traveling south on Highway 63 approximately seven miles south of Moberly, Mo., near Renick, Mo., was struck by tornadic winds and overturned, injuring all 13 passengers...

Soledad O'Brien to speak at Columbia College: Thursday, March 9, 2006
Friday, February 24, 2006
Soledad O'Brien, television journalist and CNN co-anchor, will speak on "Creating Trust: the Media, Ethics and Its Viewers" at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, March 9 in Launer Auditorium on the Columbia College campus. The lecture is free and open to the public.

Missouri Hall on Columbia College campus closes for renovations
Friday, February 17, 2006
Missouri Hall on the Columbia College campus will close beginning Thursday, Jan. 19 as it is renovated to house a new one-stop student services center. Renovations are expected to be complete in 2007.

Columbia College-Kansas City named one of the best colleges in the area
Thursday, February 16, 2006
Columbia College-Kansas City, one of Columbia College's 30 Nationwide Campuses, recently was selected by the "Kansas City Business Journal" as one of the top 25 colleges and universities in the Kansas City area for 2005.

Columbia College to open campus at Fort Drum
Monday, February 06, 2006
Columbia College will soon open a new military campus to serve Fort Drum located outside of Watertown, N.Y.

Missouri Hall offices relocate
Thursday, January 12, 2006
Beginning Tuesday, Jan. 17, offices in Missouri Hall will move to temporary locations to accommodate the building’s renovation.

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Collegewide News

Speaker for Schiffman Lecture in Religious Studies announced
Thursday, August 17, 2006
The Rev. Martin Marty, Fairfax M. Cone Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus at the University of Chicago Divinity School, speaks on "Religion: the Healer That Kills and the Killer That Heals" Tuesday, Sept. 12 on the Columbia College campus.

Columbia College criminal justice students in the news
Tuesday, July 18, 2006
Forensic science students at Columbia College recently received media coverage as a result of their work in recovering evidence that helped to break a 21-year-old murder case.

Columbia College offers courses to sailors onboard Navy vessels
Tuesday, May 09, 2006
Sailors aboard Navy vessels now have the opportunity to attend Columbia College classes without leaving the ship.

Columbia College to hold commencement Saturday, May 6
Graduates representing six Missouri campuses to attend

Friday, May 05, 2006
U.S. Rep. Kenny Hulshof will address graduates at the Columbia College main campus commencement ceremony at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 6 in Southwell Complex (700 Range Line Road) in Columbia.

Piano Sale
Wednesday, May 03, 2006
Columbia College participates in the Kawai Institutional Piano Loan Program, made possible by The Music Suite, which enables the college to use brand-new professional Kawai pianos every year for student instruction at no cost to the college.

Summer Ethics Academy offers high school students college credit, valuable learning experience
Tuesday, April 18, 2006
High school juniors who attend the Summer Ethics Academy at Columbia College have the opportunity to earn college credit at no cost...

Soledad O'Brien to speak at Columbia College: Thursday, March 9, 2006
Friday, February 24, 2006
Soledad O'Brien, television journalist and CNN co-anchor, will speak on "Creating Trust: the Media, Ethics and Its Viewers" at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, March 9 in Launer Auditorium on the Columbia College campus. The lecture is free and open to the public.

Missouri Hall offices relocate
Thursday, January 12, 2006
Beginning Tuesday, Jan. 17, offices in Missouri Hall will move to temporary locations to accommodate the building’s renovation.

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Sports News

Columbia College Athletic Hall of Fame Induction 2006
Thursday, October 05, 2006
Dr. Gerald Brouder, Columbia College president, and Bob Burchard, athletic director, will induct the fourth class of the Columbia College Athletic Hall of Fame at 6:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 6 in Dulany Hall on the Columbia College campus.

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Alumni News

Kateman to serve Columbia College as executive director of Development and Alumni Services
Monday, November 06, 2006
Michael Kateman has joined Columbia College as executive director of Development and Alumni Services.

Columbia College Athletic Hall of Fame Induction 2006
Thursday, October 05, 2006
Dr. Gerald Brouder, Columbia College president, and Bob Burchard, athletic director, will induct the fourth class of the Columbia College Athletic Hall of Fame at 6:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 6 in Dulany Hall on the Columbia College campus.

Tom Bass donates $100,000 to Columbia College
Monday, September 18, 2006
Donation creates the Andrew J. Bass Jr. Admissions Center and establishes endowment for Missouri Hall building fund

Speaker for Schiffman Lecture in Religious Studies announced
Thursday, August 17, 2006
The Rev. Martin Marty, Fairfax M. Cone Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus at the University of Chicago Divinity School, speaks on "Religion: the Healer That Kills and the Killer That Heals" Tuesday, Sept. 12 on the Columbia College campus.

Columbia College's Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield campuses to hold commencement ceremony May 18
Tuesday, May 16, 2006
Columbia College campuses on Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield will confer 72 associate and 123 bachelor's degrees to students at a commencement ceremony at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 18.

Columbia College-Jacksonville to hold commencement ceremony May 19
Tuesday, May 16, 2006
Columbia College-Jacksonville will confer nine associate and 55 bachelor's degrees to students at a commencement ceremony at 6:00 p.m. Friday, May 19.

Columbia College to hold commencement Saturday, May 6
Graduates representing six Missouri campuses to attend

Friday, May 05, 2006
U.S. Rep. Kenny Hulshof will address graduates at the Columbia College main campus commencement ceremony at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 6 in Southwell Complex (700 Range Line Road) in Columbia.

Piano Sale
Monday, April 17, 2006
Columbia College participates in the Kawai Institutional Piano Loan Program, made possible by The Music Suite, which enables the college to use brand-new professional Kawai pianos every year for student instruction at no cost to the college.

Missouri Hall offices relocate
Saturday, February 18, 2006
Offices in Missouri Hall have moved to temporary locations as it becomes a one-stop student services center.

Missouri Hall offices relocate
Thursday, January 12, 2006
Beginning Tuesday, Jan. 17, offices in Missouri Hall will move to temporary locations to accommodate the building’s renovation.

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