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Sterling College debate defeats current national champions, forensics continues to excel | October 30, 2014

The trophy cases in Spencer Hall have filled up quickly this year as Sterling College continues to earn first and second places in team sweepstakes across the country. Their most recent victory was defeating the current national champions, Western Kentucky University, at the Missouri Mule Swing Speech and Debate Tournament this weekend. The tournament included top-ranked teams from across the country and was hosted by University of Central Missouri on Oct. 17-19.

Local professionals prepare students for a future in business | October 30, 2014

The Kansas state leadership conference for Future Business Leaders of America – Phi Beta Lambda met on Saturday, Sept. 27, at Sterling College to learn from local business leaders and professors. Approximately 50 students and their chapter advisers attended the one-day conference.

Sterling College Online offers criminal justice administration program | October 16, 2014

Current law enforcement professionals interested in serving in leadership and administration within the criminal justice system can now earn their degree online. Pairing organizational management classes with criminal justice coursework, Sterling College Online is offering a B.S. in Interdisciplinary Studies: Criminal Justice Administration. The program is also open to prospective students interested in law enforcement administration who are not currently in the law enforcement field.

Sterling College chemistry professor awarded prestigious Advancing Science Grant | October 16, 2014

Each year the National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers recognizes minorities who make outstanding contributions to science, technology and/or engineering research. This year, NOBCChE recognized Dr. Farai Kwaramba, assistant professor of chemistry at Sterling College, for his research on hydrosilylation catalysis technology by awarding him with the Advancing Science Grant.