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Senior exhibit and juried student art show open Nov. 20 | November 12, 2014

Two art exhibits will be housed simultaneously in the gallery of the Art and Media Center at Sterling College. Lucas Knauss will display his senior thesis work, “Unnatural Selection: The Game!” along with the juried student art show, opening Thursday, Nov. 20, from 5-7 p.m. Awards for best of show, second and third place of the juried show will be announced at 6 p.m. The public is invited to attend this free event; artwork will be on display until Dec. 11.

Coach Of The Year Award To Be Named After Lonnie Kruse | November 10, 2014

The Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference is proud to announce the changing of the name of the "KCAC Basketball Coach of the Year" award to the "Lonnie Kruse Coach of the Year&q

Sterling College Online representatives to visit Hutchinson | November 7, 2014

Attending college online is a growing trend, but it can be difficult trying to choose the right school when you do not have the opportunity to meet faculty, talk about financial aid or have someone answer questions about their degree programs. Sterling College Online is filling this need by hosting an open house on Monday, Nov. 17, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Central Christian High School in Hutchinson for anyone interested in taking online classes.

Seniors finish preparations for Friday opening | November 5, 2014

The original productions “Doorway to the Shine” and “Cosmic Disarray” will debut Friday night in Culbertson Auditorium on Nov. 7-8 at 7 p.m. Featuring the work of six theatre majors, the shows will fulfill senior projects for Darsha Bechard, Jamie Fitzgerald, Cody Green, Cody Martin, Shane Rogers and Chloe Wootton. The two plays will run consecutively separated by a 30-minute intermission. Admission is free with the doors opening at 6:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend.

Senior theatre productions take stage Nov. 7-8 | October 31, 2014

Two original productions will be staged in Culbertson Auditorium under the direction of Sterling College Seniors Darsha Bechard and Chloe Wootton. “Doorway to the Shine,” written by Senior Shane Rogers, and “Cosmic Disarray,” written by Senior Cody Martin, will open at 7 p.m. in Culbertson Auditorium on Nov. 7-8. The two plays will run consecutively separated by a 30-minute intermission. Admission is free with the doors opening at 6:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend.

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.

Sterling College senior receiving national attention for paintings | October 15, 2014

Shelby Huber of McPherson, Kansas, is building a strong résumé for her job search this spring. The Sterling College senior received two awards from juried art competitions over the past few months and continues to gain recognition for her paintings.