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SC mourns the loss of Trustee Bruce Bryant ’71 | February 24, 2014

Sterling College Board of Trustee member Bruce Bryant ’71 of Libertyville, Ill., passed away this weekend after a battle with cancer. Bryant has been a trustee at the College since 2012.

“Bruce will be deeply missed. He was optimistic, good-natured, and always had a smile on his face. He cared about Sterling College and employees and students as if they were his own family. Bruce was a spiritual leader as well, praying for the College and providing us with wise counsel,” said President Scott Rich.

Dr. Randy Fahrenholtz ’72, NAC member, dies in a plane crash | February 24, 2014

Sterling College is saddened to announce the passing of Dr. Randy Fahrenholtz '72. Dr Fahrenholtz died in a plane crash on Saturday, February 22, 2014.

Dr. Fahrenholtz had been serving as the vice chair of the National Advisory Council for the past four years.

"We are deeply saddened by the sudden death of Dr. Fahrenholtz. He was a great NAC member, often challenging our thinking and bringing forth excellent discussion. He was a wonderful Sterling College alumni and a great physician. He will be greatly missed," said President Scott Rich.

"The Glass Menagerie" open Feb. 27 at Sterling College | February 19, 2014

The public will get its first chance to enjoy the new Culbertson Auditorium renovations at the Sterling College theatre department’s performance of “The Glass Menagerie.” The play, directed by Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts Matthew Winning, opens Thursday, Feb. 27, and runs through March 1. The box office will open on show nights at 7 p.m., doors open at 7:30 p.m.

Young Sterling College debate team continues to surprise competition | February 18, 2014

Despite the loss of many seniors last year, the Sterling College debate team continues to surprise the competition by regularly advancing past larger, more seasoned teams. Junior Brandon Hoesli of Salina, Kan., has led the team with numerous bids to the final rounds of both Lincoln-Douglas debate and Parliamentary debate.

Football's Historic Season Shows True Spirit of Warrior Football | February 13, 2014

"Football is like life, it requires perseverance, self-denial, hard work, sacrifice, dedication, and respect for authority."
-Vince Lombardi

Franklin to speak at Sterling College convocation | February 12, 2014

The Black History Month Convocation at Sterling College has featured many examples of present-day leaders, and Dr. Bernard Franklin is no exception. Franklin is the president at Junior Achievement of Middle America, special assistant to the vice president for student life at Kansas State University, and president and chief imagineering associate at the Center for Imagineering Leadership.

Sterling College offers help with FAFSA form | February 11, 2014

The midnight deadline is looming, and the Sterling College Office of Financial Aid is ready to help. This year’s Kansas state deadline for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid is April 1, 2014, at midnight, and some state and federal aid operates on a first-come, first-served basis. To help area students get in the front of the line, Sterling College is hosting FAFSA night on Thursday, Feb. 27, from 6-9 p.m.

Lalicker awarded history scholarship | February 11, 2014

Sterling College Online senior Destiny Lalicker of Kinsley, Kan., was awarded the Doug Barnett History Student Scholarship by the Kansas Association of American Educators on Jan. 17.

Fall 2013 Dean's Honor Roll released | February 6, 2014

The fall 2013 Sterling College Dean’s Honor Roll has been released with 207 students named to the list. To earn this honor, students must have a gpa of 3.50 or better in at least 12 credits of residential work or 10 credits for Sterling College Online students.

The following students were named to the list.