May 1, 2014 from Columbia Daily Tribune
Columbia College President Scott Dalrymple announced an $111,000 gift from a faculty member during a short ceremony Thursday morning for the Tradition Meets Tomorrow campaign...Read More »
September 26, 2013
From Missourian article by Madison Alcedo When Michael Himmel, a retired Columbia Police Department detective, was given a budget to buy equipment for a forensics lab in the new Brouder Science Center, he chose items used by law enforcement.
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Gary Drewing donates $100 K to Tradition Meets Tomorrow Trustee is owner of Machens family of dealerships; his son is a graduate.
..."I take great pride not only in the rich history of Christian and now Columbia College but also because of the college's reputation as an innovator in higher education," Brouder said
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January 14, 2011
Innovative website combines philanthropy and transparency.
Americans are by nature generous, willing and often eager to help those less fortunate. Americans also have whole-heartedly embraced the internet with its limitless and precise shopping, making every step of purchasing everything from a tiny handcrafted heirloom to a giant mansion open, transparent and accountable... Read more »
September 23, 2011
Jim D. Morris, a Springfield, Mo.-based entrepreneur and real estate developer, has donated $813,000 to Columbia College announced Sept. 23 at the Columbia College-Rolla 15th anniversary celebration. Morris made a donation of property in Rolla West, the city’s primary development zone, that will be used for a new Columbia College-Rolla campus to be dedicated next summer... Read more »
September 20, 2011
Donation and award celebrate Big Lots-Columbia College internship program
Steve Fishman, Fortune 500 retailer Big Lots, Inc. Chairman, CEO, and President and a 1974 Columbia College graduate, presented the Columbia College Business Administration Department with a check for $25,000 today on the Columbia College campus...
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Jun 17, 2010
To date, more than $6.2M has been raised in support of the Tradition Meets Tomorrow Campaign. We are grateful to all donors of the Tradition Meets Tomorrow Campaign and would like to recognize the following...
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Jun 16, 2010
The Science Initiative is currently in the Leadership Phase; building relationships with key constituents, gathering information and securing initial gifts. The campaign kickoff of the Public Phase is scheduled to be announced on September 27, 2012 at the President's Society dinner...
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December 9, 2010
President Gerald T. Brouder and Michael Kateman, executive director of Development, Alumni and Public Relations, thank you for your support.
Columbia College has risen to national prominence on the strength of its curriculum; on the strength of its exemplary faculty, staff, alumni, students and friends; and on the strength of its never-ceasing quest for innovation and excellence in all things, innovative delivery of instruction as being but one example.
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Columbia College receives $500,000 lead gift from alumna The gift from Mary Agnes McQuinn '54 and her husband boosts Columbia College science education to a new level.
A $500,000 lead gift from Mary Agnes McQuinn, a 1954 graduate, and her husband, Al, will allow Columbia College to take science education to a new level.... Read more »