Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Dr. David Starrett, provost and vice president for Academic Affairs at Columbia College, recently announced the college will be offering an in-seat bachelor’s of science degree (BSN) in nursing.
Friday, March 18, 2016
Columbia College will host a ground breaking ceremony for its new Quad. Remarks at the event will be made by Columbia College President Scott Dalrymple along with Lynn Stuver Baker ’64, member of the Columbia College Board of Trustees.
Friday, March 04, 2016
As part of Columbia College’s observance of Women’s History Month, the college will welcome artist/activist iO Tillett Wright to campus as the keynote speaker as part of the month’s activities.
Monday, February 22, 2016
As this spring’s Schiffman Ethics in Society guest lecturer, Kaku will be on the Columbia College campus to talk about the ethics of science in the next 20 years to what is sure to be a packed audience.
Thursday, February 04, 2016
Jeannie Simmons, director of the Columbia College’s Evening Campus and Missouri region, recently announced the opening of a new advising center at Moberly Area Community College’s Parkade Plaza location in Columbia
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Suzanne Rothwell, executive director of Advancement for Columbia College, recently announced that Sam Fleury has been promoted to associate director of Public Relations. Fleury has been part of the Columbia College Advancement team since 2010.
Wednesday, January 06, 2016
The Columbia College Steve and Barbara Fishman Center for Entrepreneurship has announced the inaugural class of Fishman Faculty Fellow Entrepreneurs. The appointments are for the 2016-17 and 2017-18 academic years.
Wednesday, December 23, 2015
Dr. David Starrett, Columbia College provost and vice president for Academic Affairs, has announced the naming of the three founding deans who will lead the college’s three new academic schools.
Thursday, December 10, 2015
Columbia College Board of Trustees Chair Daisy Grossnickle ’66 recently announced the appointment of U.S. Air Force (retired) Lt. Gen. Richard C. Harding to the board. Harding’s first meeting as a board member will take place in January 2016.
Thursday, November 19, 2015
Columbia College Vice President for Adult Higher Education (AHE) Dr. Jeff Musgrove recently announced the retirement of Dr. Gary Massey, dean for Adult Higher Education, effective January 4, 2016.
Friday, October 30, 2015
Competitive video games, or eSports, are coming to Columbia College in the fall of 2016. The college will be one of the first in the country to offer scholarships to talented student gamers.
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Newly appointed Director of Veterans Services Keith Glindemann recently announced that the Columbia College Ousley Family Veterans Services Center has received the Centers of Excellence for Veterans Student Success grant valued at more than $285,000.
Thursday, October 15, 2015
Columbia College Vice President for Adult Higher Education Dr. Jeff Musgrove recently announced the promotion of Keith Glindemann to the position of director of veteran services for the college.
Monday, September 28, 2015
As part of the 2015 President’s Society dinner, Columbia College President Dr. Scott Dalrymple announced last Thursday evening that Christian College alumna Dr. Sally Hubbard ’57 has made a $110,000 leadership pledge to her alma mater.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Dr. Jeffrey Musgrove, vice president for the Division of Adult Higher Education at Columbia College, recently announced the promotion of Mike Lederle ’10 to the position of campus director at Columbia College-Rolla.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Kevin Palmer, Columbia College vice president for Enrollment Services, recently announced that Brenda Myers has been promoted to interim senior director of Marketing for the college.
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Dr. Jeffrey Musgrove, vice president for the Division of Adult Higher Education at Columbia College, recently announced the appointment of Kim Bonine ’03 to the position of campus director at Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks.
Tuesday, September 01, 2015
Dr. Scott Dalrymple recently announced that Suzanne Rothwell has been named the interim director of Advancement for Columbia College. In this role, Rothwell will oversee the college’s Development, Alumni Relations and Public Relations departments.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Columbia College recently hired Dr. David Starrett as provost. Starrett, who starts in August, takes over for Dr. Terry Smith, who served as executive vice president and dean for academic affairs for more than 18 years.
Monday, January 05, 2015
After eighteen years as Executive Vice President and Dean for Academic Affairs and one year as Interim President at Columbia College, Dr. Terry Smith will join the full-time faculty in August as Professor of Political Science.
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Dr. Scott Dalrymple, president of Columbia College, recently was appointed to the board of directors for the Missouri Innovation Center. Dalrymple will serve a three-year term.
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Columbia College is pleased to announce graduates of its nursing program recently achieved a 100 percent pass rate on the NCLEX-RN, an examination required to become a registered nurse, at both its main campus and Lake of the Ozarks campus.
Friday, October 17, 2014
Today a crowd of more than 900 were on hand to witness the inauguration of Dr. Scott Dalrymple. Dalrymple is the 17th president of the institution and has been in office since May 1.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Columbia College will host authors Kate Sweeney and Heather Dobbins for a reading and book signing Tuesday, Sept. 23, at 7 p.m. in the Jane Froman Studio in Dorsey Hall on the college’s campus.
Wednesday, June 04, 2014
Columbia College’s public relations and marketing departments recently received four Communicator Awards, which are presented and judged by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts.
Tuesday, May 06, 2014
Columbia College director of development Melissa Montgomery-Carberry recently was recognized as a Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy (CAP) by the Irwin Graduate School of The American College.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Columbia College assistant professor Bo Bedilion is partnering with local artists and art students from Missouri Valley College and Columbia College to host “Empty Bowls,” an event to help curb hunger.
Monday, November 11, 2013
Columbia College was recently named to Military Times’ “Best for Vets: Colleges 2014” list. This is the second year the college has received this ranking in the online and nontraditional category.
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Columbia College-Rolla recently received a generous donation of rocks and minerals from the St. Louis Science Center. The donation, which includes more than 70 different types of rocks and minerals, will help bolster the college’s STEM offerings.
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Columbia College recently announced it will expand tuition deferment for the term that begins Oct. 21 to veterans whose benefits have been suspended or delayed as a result of the federal government shutdown.
Tuesday, October 01, 2013
In light of the federal government shutdown that began Oct. 1, Columbia College will defer tuition charges for the term that begins Oct. 21 while military students seek other funding.
Thursday, September 12, 2013
Columbia College was recently named to the 2014 Military Friendly Schools list. With this recognition, Columbia College is ranked in the top 20 percent of colleges nationwide for being military friendly.
Thursday, September 12, 2013
Columbia College students, faculty and staff participated in a kick-off event to introduce a new initiative called LEAN, a widely used efficiency concept in which individuals identify and correct organizational inefficiency.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Columbia College will celebrate the 40th anniversary of its Adult Higher Education program Aug. 29, which coincides with the anniversary of the college’s first Nationwide Campus location, based in St. Louis
Monday, August 12, 2013
Columbia College recently was recognized as a “financially sound” institution by Forbes, based on a study that evaluated more than 900 four-year, private, nonprofit institutions across the country.
Thursday, February 28, 2013
As construction on a state-of-the-art science center nears completion, the Columbia College Board of Trustees recently announced the building will be named the Gerald T. and Bonnie M. Brouder Science Center.
Friday, January 18, 2013
Daisy Grossnickle, chair of the Columbia College Board of Trustees, has announced the presidential search timeline for the college, including members of the search committee and the interim president
Friday, November 30, 2012
Columbia College will recognize graduates at the St. Louis campus commencement ceremony Saturday, Dec. 1 at 2 p.m. The ceremony will take place at the St. Charles Convention Center.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Columbia College will participate in the inaugural #GivingTuesday, a nationwide movement to transform how people think about, talk about and participate in the giving season.
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Veronica Gielazauskas has been named director of marketing intelligence for Columbia College where she will oversee the marketing intelligence team in harnessing internal and external marketing research to guide business growth and marketing decisions.
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Columbia College Online Course Review Specialist Alicia Pigg has been selected as a presenter at the 28th Annual Conference on Distance Teaching and Learning held Aug. 8-10 in Madison, Wis.
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Columbia College’s online graduate instructor Dr. Natalie Pearl recently received the 2012 Sam Houston State University Award from the American Probation and Parole Association (APPA).
Thursday, April 19, 2012
Columbia College honored Diana Schriefer, director of Columbia College-San Diego, with the Frazier Moon Administrator of the Year award during an annual employee appreciation luncheon held at the main campus in Columbia, Mo.
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Dr. Tonia Compton, assistant professor of history, was elected vice president of Region IV for Alpha Chi National College Honor Society at the organization’s super-regional convention March 22-24 in Baltimore, Md.
Friday, April 06, 2012
As part of its Partners in Education (PIE) program, Columbia Public Schools (CPS) recognized Columbia College as an official partner April 5 during a celebration held on the Columbia College campus.
Tuesday, April 03, 2012
Over the span of two weeks in March, admissions representatives from Columbia College changed the lives of 10 students personally surprising each of them with news that they had been chosen for a full-ride scholarship.
Thursday, February 10, 2011
Columbia College's Ramona McAfee, assistant dean of military and federal programs and Adult Higher Education, has been appointed to the 2011-13 Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges Army Degrees (SOCAD) Advisory Committee.
Tuesday, February 08, 2011
Thirteen of Missouri's high school students received awards from Columbia College's art department faculty. Selected students from across the state displayed artwork in the Larson Gallery Missouri High School Art Show Jan. 11-23.
Wednesday, October 20, 2010
Columbia College-Redstone Arsenal has been educating students since 1975 and will celebrate its 35th anniversary with a celebration on Tuesday, Oct. 19 from 11 a.m-1 p.m. at Redstone Lanes, 3424 Hercules Road, Redstone Arsenal.
Tuesday, October 12, 2010
Two outstanding female athletes and one outstanding team will be inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame at 7:45 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 15, in Dulany Hall's banquet room on the Columbia College campus.
Friday, October 08, 2010
Columbia College, in conjunction with Turner Hall River Rats for the Arts, will present Gumbo Bottoms, a Big Muddy Musical, at 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9 and 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 10.
Monday, August 16, 2010
Small business journalist and expert, award-winning entrepreneur, best-selling author, media personality and attorney Susan Wilson Solovic '80, will speak with faculty and students at Columbia College.
Friday, July 16, 2010
Columbia College-Jacksonville and Columbia College-NAS Jacksonville will hold a joint commencement ceremony and recognize the 197 students who have completed degree requirements during the 2009-2010 academic year.
Thursday, April 29, 2010
Wayne Nero was sworn in as the new chief of police for Georgetown, Texas on April 13. Nero graduated from Columbia College-Fort Worth in 2002 with a bachelor's degree in criminal justice.
Thursday, April 29, 2010
Columbia College will confer undergraduate and graduate degrees upon graduates at the Aurora campus commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 1. The ceremony will take place at 2:30 p.m. at the Red Lion Hotel, 3200 South Parker Road, Aurora, Colo.
Thursday, April 29, 2010
Columbia College is hosting a special gift ceremony on Thursday, April 29 at 1:30 p.m. in Dorsey Chapel to recognize Boone County National Bank for their science initiative gift.
Thursday, April 22, 2010
During the annual employee appreciation luncheon on April 6, Columbia College awarded Rebecca Bennett, administrative assistant, and Brian Whitlow, HVAC/mechanical specialist with the Harold E. Nichols Plant and Facilities Employee of the Year award.