columbia college http://kbia.org en Professor presents gift to Columbia College mock trial program http://kbia.org/post/professor-presents-gift-columbia-college-mock-trial-program <p>A Columbia College professor gave a generous gift to the Tradition Meets Tomorrow campaign today.</p><p>Criminal Justice professor Barry Langford gave a gift of $111,000 to the campaign. His contribution will fund the mock trial program which he has been a part of since its beginning in 1997.</p><p> Thu, 01 May 2014 21:46:16 +0000 Desiree Seals 52301 at http://kbia.org Professor presents gift to Columbia College mock trial program NPR's Nina Totenberg gives Columbia College ethics lecture http://kbia.org/post/nprs-nina-totenberg-gives-columbia-college-ethics-lecture <p>Edward Snowden, contraception and health care were all topics brought up in Columbia College’s annual Ethics in Society lecture. This year’s lecture, called “The Supreme Court and Its Impact on You," was delivered Wednesday by veteran NPR correspondent, Nina Totenberg.</p><p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 13:42:35 +0000 Heather Adams 49612 at http://kbia.org NPR's Nina Totenberg gives Columbia College ethics lecture Columbia College names 17th president http://kbia.org/post/columbia-college-names-17th-president <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Columbia College has named Scott Dalrymple, Ph.D., as its 17th president. Dalrymple is currently the dean of the School of Liberal Arts at Excelsior College in Albany, N.Y.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 14:55:05 +0000 Katarina Sostaric 46971 at http://kbia.org Columbia College names 17th president Columbia College narrows it down to two for new President hire http://kbia.org/post/columbia-college-narrows-it-down-two-new-president-hire <p></p><p>Columbia College has named the two finalists in its search for its new President. One of them will fill the position that was vacated when Dr. Gerald Brouder retired in July after leading the college for 18 years.</p><p>The finalists are Scott Dalrymple – the Dean of the School of Liberal Arts at Excelsior College in Albany New York and Randall Hanna, Chancellor of the Florida College System, which comprises 28 community and state colleges in Florida.</p><p>Michael Kateman is executive director of alumni relations at Columbia College and is a member of the search committee that chose the finalists. Thu, 02 Jan 2014 22:52:02 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 46136 at http://kbia.org Columbia College narrows it down to two for new President hire From Baptist to Buddhist: The Venerable Pannavati Bhikkhuni reflects on experience and wisdom http://kbia.org/post/baptist-buddhist-venerable-pannavati-bhikkhuni-reflects-experience-and-wisdom <p style="margin-bottom: 10px; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: OpenSansRegular, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 24.96875px;">Before she began her lecture, the Venerable Pannavati Bhikkhuni looked out at the people standing in the doorway. With every seat filled, the crowd spilled into the hallway, standing room only.</p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 12:38:47 +0000 Kellie Moore 41825 at http://kbia.org From Baptist to Buddhist: The Venerable Pannavati Bhikkhuni reflects on experience and wisdom Summer vacation ends soon for students http://kbia.org/post/summer-vacation-ends-soon-students <p>The dog days of summer are over for many students in the area, and will be ending quickly for many more. The fall semesters at the University of Missouri, Stephens College and Columbia College all begin on Monday.</p><p>All students in Columbia Public Schools go back tomorrow, except for kindergarteners, who get a few more days of summer and start school this Thursday.</p><p>Thursday also marks the start date for Jefferson City Public Schools.</p><p>Moberly students return to school this Wednesday.</p><p>Students in Fulton and Kirksville started last week.</p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 12:40:34 +0000 Casey Morell 39047 at http://kbia.org Summer vacation ends soon for students Brouder's tenure at Columbia College comes to an end http://kbia.org/post/brouders-tenure-columbia-college-comes-end <p></p><p>Tuesday was the last day at work for longtime Columbia College President Dr. Gerald Brouder.</p> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 20:01:55 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 37981 at http://kbia.org Brouder's tenure at Columbia College comes to an end Music major becomes part of Columbia College curriculum http://kbia.org/post/music-major-becomes-part-columbia-college-curriculum <p>Columbia College has announced it is making available to students a music major, after a hiatus of almost 30 years. Nollie Moore, a music instructor at the college, said he created a curriculum that will focus on choral music and piano instruction. He said he also hopes to expand to instrumental music in the future.</p> Wed, 03 Jul 2013 13:18:56 +0000 John Farmer de la Torre 36419 at http://kbia.org Music major becomes part of Columbia College curriculum Columbia College moves forward with presidential search http://kbia.org/post/columbia-college-moves-forward-presidential-search <p></p><p>Members of Columbia College’s presidential search committee say the college has selected the Washington D.C.-based recruiters Academic Search to help find Columbia College's next president – and the committee is aiming to introduce candidates by this Fall.</p> Mon, 06 May 2013 13:24:28 +0000 Janet Saidi 33221 at http://kbia.org Columbia College moves forward with presidential search Assistance League of Mid-Missouri continues gift to Columbia College http://kbia.org/post/assistance-league-mid-missouri-continues-gift-columbia-college <p>Columbia College announced the continuation of a $200,000 gift from the Assistance League of Mid-Missouri today. Fri, 03 May 2013 21:58:21 +0000 Erin Dismeier 33156 at http://kbia.org Assistance League of Mid-Missouri continues gift to Columbia College Ireland's former president brings message to Missouri, urging fight against climate injustice http://kbia.org/post/irelands-former-president-brings-message-missouri-urging-fight-against-climate-injustice <p>The former president of Ireland, Mary Robinson, is targeting youth specifically to find and act on low-carbon solutions to reverse climate injustice and secure a livable future world. Mary Robinson is also the former United Nations Commissioner for Human Rights.</p><p>Robinson spoke last night as part of a Columbia College lecture series titled, “Making Human Rights the Compass for All Ethical Globalization.”</p> Wed, 06 Mar 2013 14:09:56 +0000 Rachel Wittel 29958 at http://kbia.org Ireland's former president brings message to Missouri, urging fight against climate injustice Columbia College announces interim president, search committee http://kbia.org/post/columbia-college-announces-interim-president-search-committee <p>Columbia College has named current Executive Vice President and Dean for Academic Affairs Terry Smith as its interim president. According to a press release today, when Dr. Gerald Brouder retires as President in August of this year, Smith will take over. The college has a goal of having a new president named by July 2014. Fri, 18 Jan 2013 18:41:31 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 27480 at http://kbia.org Columbia College announces interim president, search committee Columbia College president to retire in August http://kbia.org/post/columbia-college-president-retire-august <p></p><p>The president of Columbia College announced Thursday he will be stepping down in August. The president’s nearly two-decade-long tenure has been filled with some memorable achievements.</p><p>Applause filled the Atkins-Holman Student Commons at Columbia College as Gerald Brouder made the announcement. Brouder says there’s a couple of reasons why he decided to retire.</p><p>“The institution is in very fine shape both fiscally and otherwise – curricular wise,” he said. In a few weeks I’ll be turning 70 years old and that just seems like the right age to do something.</p> Thu, 10 Jan 2013 17:48:34 +0000 Matt Evans 27097 at http://kbia.org Columbia College president to retire in August Science program to get more room at Columbia College http://kbia.org/post/science-program-get-more-room-columbia-college <p>This week, Columbia College broke ground on a new science building. MU&rsquo;s Confucius Institute is partnering with a program in the North Callaway school district. Plus, we&rsquo;ll take you along with a trip through the &lsquo;Mizzou Adventures in Education&rsquo; event. Mon, 07 May 2012 22:13:19 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 13714 at http://kbia.org Science program to get more room at Columbia College Newscast for May 3, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-may-3-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Missouri Senator Roy Blunt addresses Missouri House.</li><li>Missouri Senator Rob Schaaf attempts to block legislation authorizing government database to track prescription drugs.</li><li>Columbia College breaks ground on $14 million science building Thursday.</li><li>Missouri lawmakers unlikely to pass legislation making I-70 a toll raod in 2012.</li></ul> Thu, 03 May 2012 22:50:32 +0000 Kaveh Kaghazi 13526 at http://kbia.org Newscast for May 3, 2012 Columbia College breaks ground for 14 million dollar science building http://kbia.org/post/columbia-college-breaks-ground-14-million-dollar-science-building <p>A 10-year-old vision took its first step toward reality at Columbia College.</p><p> Thu, 03 May 2012 21:42:23 +0000 Matt Veto 13518 at http://kbia.org Columbia College breaks ground for 14 million dollar science building Columbia College to begin science building construction http://kbia.org/post/columbia-college-begin-science-building-construction <p>Columbia College will begin construction on a new science building starting this spring. Wed, 15 Feb 2012 15:42:24 +0000 8850 at http://kbia.org Newscast for February 15, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-february-15-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA News room, including: Wed, 15 Feb 2012 14:53:10 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 8839 at http://kbia.org Newscast for February 15, 2012