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3:01 pm
Tue July 30, 2013

Brouder's tenure at Columbia College comes to an end

Dr. Gerald Brouder leaves Columbia College for his retirement on July 30, 2013
Ryan Famuliner KBIA

Tuesday was the last day at work for longtime Columbia College President Dr. Gerald Brouder.

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8:24 am
Mon May 6, 2013

Columbia College moves forward with presidential search

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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.

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4:58 pm
Fri May 3, 2013

Assistance League of Mid-Missouri continues gift to Columbia College

Jake Godin KBIA

Columbia College announced the continuation of a $200,000 gift from the Assistance League of Mid-Missouri today.

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12:41 pm
Fri January 18, 2013

Columbia College announces interim president, search committee

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Ryan Famuliner KBIA

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.

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11:48 am
Thu January 10, 2013

Columbia College president to retire in August

Gerald Brouder, president of Columbia College, announced his retirement which is scheduled to begin in August 2013.
Credit Matt Evans / KBIA

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.

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.

“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.

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