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Columbia College to hold winter commencement Saturday, Dec. 17
Friday, December 16, 2005
More than 50 Nationwide campus graduates expected to attend

Thomas family presents check for $5,000 to Columbia College
Wednesday, December 07, 2005
Funds for Molly S. Thomas Bowden Memorial Scholarship

Bowden family presents check for $5,000 to Columbia College
Wednesday, December 07, 2005
Funds for Molly S. Thomas Bowden Memorial Scholarship

Lookingbill to publish War Dance at Fort Marion: Plains Indian War Prisoners
Tuesday, November 15, 2005
Dr. Brad Lookingbill, associate professor of history will publish "War Dance at Fort Marion: Plains Indian War Prisoners" in early 2006.

CNN's Anderson Cooper to be Schiffman Lecture speaker
Wednesday, November 02, 2005
Anderson Cooper, host of CNN's "Anderson Cooper 360°" a daily news program, will be the Schiffman Lecture Series speaker on March 6, 2006.

Whidbey Island campus director receives Frazier Moon award
Wednesday, October 26, 2005
Directors at the home campus in Columbia, Mo., recognized Knokey's accomplishments on Sept. 13 with the Frazier Moon Administrator of the Year Award.

NAIA Selects Columbia College to host 2006 and 2007 Volleyball National Championships
Friday, October 14, 2005
The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has selected the Columbia College Athletic Department to host the Volleyball National Championships in 2006 and 2007.

207 Sisters present check for $5,000 to Columbia College
Thursday, October 06, 2005
Funds raised for Molly S. Thomas Bowden Memorial Scholarship

Columbia College offers assistance to students displaced by hurricane
Friday, September 09, 2005
In response to the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, Dr. Gerald T. Brouder, Columbia College president, announced that the college will offer free tuition to assist interested students displaced from Gulf Coast colleges and universities.

Columbia College earns high marks from U.S. News & World Report
Tuesday, August 30, 2005
Columbia College earned a top-tier ranking for the second consecutive year in U.S. News & World Report's annual edition of America's Best Colleges.

Columbia College of Missouri, College of Lake County sign transfer agreement
Monday, August 29, 2005
Columbia College of Missouri-Lake County and College of Lake County recently signed a transfer agreement that will make it easier for associate-degree students at College of Lake County to transfer to Columbia College for their bachelor's degree.

Columbia College-Hancock Field offers new human resource management major
Wednesday, August 10, 2005
Columbia College-Hancock Field is now offering an additional major in the business administration sequence: human resource management.

Columbia College-Hunter Army Airfield offers new human resource management major
Wednesday, August 10, 2005
Columbia College-Hunter Army Airfield is now offering an additional major in the business administration sequence: human resource management.

Columbia College-Christian County relocation provides students with enhanced educational space
Monday, August 08, 2005
Columbia College-Christian County has relocated to 741 N. 20th St. in the Diamond Shopping Center.

Daisy Grossnickle Named Chair of Board of Trustees
Friday, August 05, 2005
The Columbia College Board of Trustees announced in June that Daisy Grossnickle of Columbia, Mo., has been elected the new chair of the board.

Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks welcomes new nursing instructors
Friday, August 05, 2005
Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks welcomes seven new nursing instructors for the campus' new Associate in Science in Nursing degree program.

Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks nursing students receive $80,000 in scholarships from Lake Regional Health System
Friday, August 05, 2005
Eight nursing students at Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks received $10,000 each from Lake Regional Health System to help further their nursing education.

Burchard Appointed to USA Basketball Collegiate Committee
Friday, August 05, 2005
Columbia College Men's Basketball Head Coach Bob Burchard was recently appointed to represent the NAIA on the USA Basketball Collegiate Committee for the 2005-2008 quadrennium.

Burchard Appointed to USA Basketball Collegiate Committee
Wednesday, August 03, 2005
Columbia College Men's Basketball Head Coach Bob Burchard was recently appointed to represent the NAIA on the USA Basketball Collegiate Committee for the 2005-2008 quadrennium.

Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks opens new building
Wednesday, August 03, 2005
Students at Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks are attending classes in their new building at 150 College Blvd., adjacent to their previous location on Highway D. Classes began June 6.

Thirteen Confirmed For USA Basketball Men's World University Games Trials
Wednesday, August 03, 2005
Columbia College's Bob Burchard to help select team

Columbia College-Freeport awards scholarships
Monday, July 25, 2005
Columbia College-Freeport awarded $500 scholarships to Cynthia A. Martin of Freeport and Rhonda Schwarze of Monroe, Wis., in honor of Frank S. Westling.

Columbia College-Lake Ozark awards scholarship
Monday, July 25, 2005
Columbia College-Lake Ozark awarded a $500 scholarship to Lisa Kilpack of Camdenton in honor of Frank S. Westling.

Columbia College-Salt Lake City awards scholarships
Monday, July 25, 2005
Columbia College-Salt Lake City awarded $500 scholarships to Scott Nesbitt of West Jordan and Eric R. Hill of Layton in honor of Frank S. Westling.

Columbia College-Whidbey Island awards scholarship
Friday, July 15, 2005
Columbia College-Whidbey Island awarded a $500 scholarship to Paulette Ferris of Oak Harbor in honor of Frank S. Westling.

Columbia College-St. Louis awards scholarship
Friday, July 15, 2005
Columbia College-St. Louis awarded a $500 scholarship to Jeffery J. Goetter of St. Louis in honor of Frank S. Westling.

Columbia College-Elgin awards scholarship
Friday, July 15, 2005
Columbia College-Elgin awarded a $500 scholarship to Margaret Grundmeier of South Elgin in honor of Frank S. Westling. Westling was a former dean of the college's Extended Studies Division, which serves adult learners and military personnel nationwide.

Columbia College-Fort Worth awards scholarship
Friday, July 15, 2005
Columbia College-Fort Worth awarded a $500 scholarship to Marc A. Mayfield of Keller in honor of Frank S. Westling. Westling was a former dean of the college's Extended Studies Division, which serves adult learners and military personnel nationwide.

Columbia College-San Luis Obispo awards scholarship
Friday, July 15, 2005
Columbia College-San Luis Obispo awarded a $500 scholarship to Lara Rapcinski of Morro Bay in honor of Frank S. Westling.

Columbia College-Orlando awards scholarships
Friday, July 15, 2005
Columbia College-Orlando awarded $500 scholarships to David J. Gross of Oviedo and Kevin P. Christian of Orlando in honor of Frank S. Westling.

Columbia College-Moberly awards scholarship
Wednesday, July 13, 2005
Columbia College-Moberly awarded a $500 scholarship to Andrew Snyder of Paris, Mo., in honor of Frank S. Westling. Westling was a former dean of the college's Extended Studies Division, which serves adult learners and military personnel nationwide.

Columbia College-Redstone Arsenal awards scholarship
Monday, July 11, 2005
Columbia College-Redstone Arsenal awarded a $500 scholarship to Billy R. Gravitt of Decatur in honor of Frank S. Westling.

Columbia College-Marysville/Everett awards scholarship
Monday, July 11, 2005
Columbia College-Marysville/Everett awarded a $500 scholarship to Jacquelyn A. Malone of Burlington in honor of Frank S. Westling.

Columbia College-Los Alamitos awards scholarships
Monday, July 11, 2005
Columbia College-Los Alamitos awarded $500 scholarships to David Marquez of Chino Hills and Carol Biri of Los Alamitos in honor of Frank S. Westling.

Columbia College-Hancock Field awards scholarships
Monday, July 11, 2005
Columbia College-Hancock Field awarded $500 scholarships to Jeanne Susan McKee of Cicero and Maureen Tricase of North Syracuse in honor of Frank S. Westling.

Columbia College-Fort Leonard Wood awards scholarship
Monday, July 11, 2005
Columbia College-Fort Leonard Wood awarded a $500 scholarship to Darrin Lee Cowher of Fort Leonard Wood in honor of Frank S. Westling.

Columbia College-Fort Stewart awards scholarship
Monday, July 11, 2005
Columbia College-Fort Stewart awarded a $500 scholarship to Beverly A. Carradine-Gilmore of Hinesville in honor of Frank S. Westling.

Columbia College-Jefferson City to award scholarships
Tuesday, June 21, 2005
Columbia College-Jefferson City will award $3,000 in scholarships to deserving students at its third annual Alumni Scholarship Banquet June 24.

Columbia College, MACC enhance teacher education program
Thursday, June 16, 2005
Columbia College and Moberly Area Community College (MACC) enhance teacher education programs in Mid-Missouri through 2-Plus-2 program

New director appointed at Columbia College-Aurora
Monday, June 06, 2005
David Mull has been selected as the new director of Columbia College-Aurora.

Columbia College-Aurora to dedicate new building
Tuesday, May 24, 2005
Columbia College-Aurora will dedicate a new campus facility at 4 p.m. June 1 at 14241 E. Fourth Ave., Aurora. The campus relocated from its previous location in April.

New director appointed at Columbia College-Los Alamitos
Monday, May 23, 2005
AnneMarie Koerin has been selected as the new director of Columbia College-Los Alamitos.

Columbia College receives $1.3 million from alumna Genevieve Koontz Buchanan
Monday, May 23, 2005
Columbia College has received a $1.3 million gift from Genevieve Koontz Buchanan.

Columbia College-San Luis Obispo to award degree to
85-year-old graduate

Monday, May 23, 2005
Columbia College-San Luis Obispo at Cuesta College will award a bachelor's degree in general studies to the oldest known Columbia College graduate.

Columbia College Announces Molly Bowden Memorial Scholarship
Thursday, May 12, 2005
Dr. Gerald Brouder, president of Columbia College, today announced that a memorial scholarship has been established to honor Columbia Police Officer Molly Bowden.

Columbia College to hold commencement on Saturday, May 7
Friday, May 06, 2005
Rep. Judy Baker will address more than 400 graduates at the Columbia College main campus commencement ceremony on May 7 in Columbia, Mo.

Jane Froman Singers embark on concert tour
Wednesday, May 04, 2005
The Jane Froman Singers will begin a 12-day concert tour on Monday, May 10, 2005.

New director appointed at Columbia College-Jacksonville
Tuesday, March 15, 2005
Pete Baker has been selected as the new director of Columbia College-Jacksonville.

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. to speak on environmental ethics at Columbia College
Tuesday, March 08, 2005
The Columbia College Schiffman Lecture Series will present Robert F. Kennedy Jr. at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 9 in Launer Auditorium.

CC receives $3.1 million from alumna
Wednesday, January 26, 2005
Columbia College has received its largest-ever gift -- $3.1 million -- from a 1949 graduate of the school.

CC receives $3.1 million from alumna
Wednesday, January 26, 2005
Columbia College has received its largest-ever gift -- $3.1 million -- from a 1949 graduate of the school.

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Collegewide News

Columbia College to hold winter commencement Saturday, Dec. 17
Friday, December 16, 2005
More than 50 Nationwide campus graduates expected to attend

Offices closed in observance of the holidays
Friday, December 16, 2005

Thomas family presents check for $5,000 to Columbia College
Wednesday, December 07, 2005
Funds for Molly S. Thomas Bowden Memorial Scholarship

Holiday Lighting
Monday, November 21, 2005
Bring your family and kick off the Christmas season at the Holiday Lighting ceremony at 4:45 p.m. Friday, Dec.2 at Bass Commons.

Lookingbill to publish War Dance at Fort Marion: Plains Indian War Prisoners
Tuesday, November 15, 2005
Dr. Brad Lookingbill, associate professor of history will publish "War Dance at Fort Marion: Plains Indian War Prisoners" in early 2006.

CNN's Anderson Cooper to be Schiffman Lecture speaker
Wednesday, November 02, 2005
Anderson Cooper, host of CNN's "Anderson Cooper 360°" a daily news program, will be the Schiffman Lecture Series speaker on March 6, 2006.

Religious Studies Colloquium features Ellen O'Grady speaking on the Israeli occupation of Palestine
Tuesday, November 01, 2005
More than 100 faculty, staff and students attended the Religious Studies Colloquium Oct. 11 featuring Ellen O'Grady, an artist and social activist who lived in the West Bank and Gaza Strip for six years.

Books for Biloxi
Wednesday, October 26, 2005
The Columbia College Criminal Justice Student Association's book drive has generated more than 9,000 books to help rebuild the public and school district libraries in Biloxi, Miss., destroyed by Hurricane Katrina.

Columbia College aids hurricane relief efforts
Thursday, October 20, 2005
Faculty, staff and students have undertaken a number of efforts to alleviate the devastation left in Hurricane Katrina's aftermath.

Columbia College faculty and staff win art show honors
Thursday, October 20, 2005
Columbia College faculty and staff were among the winners of the 46th-annual Boone County Art Show.

NAIA Selects Columbia College to host 2006 and 2007 Volleyball National Championships
Friday, October 14, 2005
The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has selected the Columbia College Athletic Department to host the Volleyball National Championships in 2006 and 2007.

207 Sisters present check for $5,000 to Columbia College
Thursday, October 06, 2005
Funds raised for Molly S. Thomas Bowden Memorial Scholarship

Columbia College offers assistance to students displaced by hurricane
Friday, September 09, 2005
In response to the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, Dr. Gerald T. Brouder, Columbia College president, announced that the college will offer free tuition to assist interested students displaced from Gulf Coast colleges and universities.

Columbia College earns high marks from U.S. News & World Report
Tuesday, August 30, 2005
Columbia College earned a top-tier ranking for the second consecutive year in U.S. News & World Report's annual edition of America's Best Colleges.

Columbia College-San Luis Obispo to award degree to
85-year-old graduate

Monday, May 23, 2005
Columbia College-San Luis Obispo at Cuesta College will award a bachelor's degree in general studies to the oldest known Columbia College graduate.

Columbia College to hold commencement on Saturday, May 7
Friday, May 06, 2005
Rep. Judy Baker will address more than 400 graduates at the Columbia College main campus commencement ceremony on May 7 in Columbia, Mo.

Jane Froman Singers embark on concert tour
Wednesday, May 04, 2005
The Jane Froman Singers will begin a 12-day concert tour on Monday, May 10, 2005.

Columbia College Students in Free Enterprise team is first runner-up at regional competition
Wednesday, April 20, 2005
The Columbia College Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) team brought home the trophy for first runner-up at the SIFE USA regional competition held on April 7 in St. Louis, one of 21 regional competitions nationwide.

Reunion Weekend: April 22-24
Wednesday, March 23, 2005
It's been 50 years since the class of 1955 said goodbye to Christian College, now known as Columbia College at Reunion Weekend April 22-24.

CC receives $3.1 million from alumna
Wednesday, January 26, 2005
Columbia College has received its largest-ever gift -- $3.1 million -- from a 1949 graduate of the school.

CC receives $3.1 million from alumna
Wednesday, January 26, 2005
Columbia College has received its largest-ever gift -- $3.1 million -- from a 1949 graduate of the school.

Building character through sports
Tuesday, January 04, 2005
Columbia College has been named an NAIA Champions of Character Institution for 2003-04.

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Sports News

NAIA Selects Columbia College to host 2006 and 2007 Volleyball National Championships
Friday, October 14, 2005
The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has selected the Columbia College Athletic Department to host the Volleyball National Championships in 2006 and 2007.

Lady Cougars add Helen Ogunjimi to the roster
Tuesday, August 09, 2005
Columbia College women's basketball coach Mike Davis officially announced today that he has signed Helen Ogunjimi, a 5'10 junior forward, to a national letter of intent to play basketball for the Lady Cougars beginning this fall.

Burchard Appointed to USA Basketball Collegiate Committee
Friday, August 05, 2005
Columbia College Men's Basketball Head Coach Bob Burchard was recently appointed to represent the NAIA on the USA Basketball Collegiate Committee for the 2005-2008 quadrennium.

Burchard Appointed to USA Basketball Collegiate Committee
Wednesday, August 03, 2005
Columbia College Men's Basketball Head Coach Bob Burchard was recently appointed to represent the NAIA on the USA Basketball Collegiate Committee for the 2005-2008 quadrennium.

Thirteen Confirmed For USA Basketball Men's World University Games Trials
Wednesday, August 03, 2005
Columbia College's Bob Burchard to help select team

Building character through sports
Tuesday, January 04, 2005
Columbia College has been named an NAIA Champions of Character Institution for 2003-04.

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Alumni News

Holiday Lighting
Monday, November 21, 2005
Bring your family and kick off the Christmas season at the Holiday Lighting ceremony at 4:45 p.m. Friday, Dec.2 at Bass Commons.

CNN's Anderson Cooper to be Schiffman Lecture speaker
Wednesday, November 02, 2005
Anderson Cooper, host of CNN's "Anderson Cooper 360°" a daily news program, will be the Schiffman Lecture Series speaker on March 6, 2006.

Religious Studies Colloquium features Ellen O'Grady speaking on the Israeli occupation of Palestine
Tuesday, November 01, 2005
More than 100 faculty, staff and students attended the Religious Studies Colloquium Oct. 11 featuring Ellen O'Grady, an artist and social activist who lived in the West Bank and Gaza Strip for six years.

Columbia College faculty and staff win art show honors
Thursday, October 20, 2005
Columbia College faculty and staff were among the winners of the 46th-annual Boone County Art Show.

Reunion Weekend: April 22-24
Wednesday, March 23, 2005
It's been 50 years since the class of 1955 said goodbye to Christian College, now known as Columbia College at Reunion Weekend April 22-24.

Die Drei!
Monday, February 14, 2005
Enjoy an evening of music's greatest piano trios as Judith Shaw leads guest musicians in a special musical concert at 8 p.m., Tuesday, March 29 in Launer Auditorium.

CC receives $3.1 million from alumna
Wednesday, January 26, 2005
Columbia College has received its largest-ever gift -- $3.1 million -- from a 1949 graduate of the school.

CC receives $3.1 million from alumna
Wednesday, January 26, 2005
Columbia College has received its largest-ever gift -- $3.1 million -- from a 1949 graduate of the school.

RFK Jr. to speak at Columbia College
Friday, January 14, 2005
The Columbia College Schiffman Lecture Series will present Robert F. Kennedy Jr. at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 9 in Launer Auditorium.

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