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Honors Convocation | April 27, 2012
The 35th Annual Sterling College Honors Convocation will be hosted April 27

The 35th Annual Sterling College Honors Convocation will be hosted April 27The 35th Annual Sterling College Honors Convocation will be hosted Friday, April 27 at 11 a.m. in Culbertson Auditorium on the Sterling College campus. Inaugurated in 1977, the Honors Convocation is a chance to recognize Sterling College students with awards and scholarships.

Community Band Spring Concert | April 24, 2012
The Sterling Community Band will perform April 24 at 7:30 p.m. in Upper Wilson.

The Sterling College Community Band will perform their spring concert on Tuesday, April 24 at 7:30 p.m. in Upper Wilson on the campus of Sterling College. The band is composed of students from Sterling College and members of the community.

Wayne Simien to Speak at Chapel | April 20, 2012

One of the most storied players in Kansas University Jayhawks basketball history, Wayne Simien, will speak at a Sterling College chapel service on Wednesday, April 25 at 10:00 a.m. in Culbertson Auditorium on the Sterling College campus.

Volunteers wanted for Love Sterling | April 19, 2012

The third annual Love Sterling event will take place on Saturday, April 28, starting at 9:00 a.m. Love Sterling was started as a way for the students, faculty, and staff of Sterling College to give back to the community that has supported them for so long.

Congressional Art Show to be Hosted on Campus | April 18, 2012
Sterling College will host the Kansas First Distict Congressional Art Show.

Kansas First Congressional District Representative Tim Huelskamp has selected Sterling College to host the First District Congressional Art Show this year from Saturday, April 28 to Wednesday, May 2.

Hong Studies Wheat Tolerance for Drought | April 17, 2012
Hong studies wheat tolerance in drought conditions for Rice and Reno Counties.

The summer of 2011 produced one of the worst droughts in Kansas since the 1930s and Sterling College Professor of Biology, Dr. Wai-Foong Hong, is using data from local farmers to study wheat production in drought conditions.

Debate Team Finishes Twelfth in the Nation | April 13, 2012

While most students may have spent Spring Break skiing, heading to the beach or even sleeping in, the Sterling College Debate and Forensics Team spent their break attending national tournaments ranging from March 9-27 in multiple states.

First Film Festival Opens this Weekend | April 13, 2012
The first Film Festival takes place this weekend.

This weekend will house the inaugural Sterling College Festival of Film will showcase films produced by communication majors at Sterling College.

Brownback Declares Kansas Private College Week | April 11, 2012
The week of April 16-22, 2012 has been declared Kansas Private College Week.

The week of April 16-22, 2012 has been declared Kansas Private College Week.Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has set aside the week of April 16-22, 2012 to observe private non-profit colleges in the state for their contributions to their local communities and to Kansas.

Biology Professor Studies Chronic Wasting Disease | April 10, 2012
Dr. Jonathan Conard has conducted research regarding the transfer of CWD.

Dr. Jonathan Conard has conducted research regarding the transfer of CWD.Since 2007, Dr. Jonathan Conard, assistant professor of biology, has conducted research regarding the transfer of chronic wasting disease in deer. The equivalent of mad cow disease, chronic wasting disease is a neurological, and eventually fatal, disease in deer.