News & Events

Cross-Cultural Trip to United Keetoowah Band of Cherokees Inspires Sterling College Students

Release Date: 
October 21, 2009

The 59th Annual Keetoowah Cherokee Celebration included a pow-wow, stomp dance, and competitions such as the Cornstalk Shoot. But for the Sterling College students and faculty who attended the celebration, these things were not the most memorable parts of their trip. "One of the highlights for me was to see how the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokees strives to help all people: children, elders-just anyone who needs help. I was impressed with their determination to help all aspects of society," said Doug Boardman, an assistant professor in the history department.

SC Students Benefit from Pen Pal Experience

Release Date: 
October 20, 2009

Some Sterling College students are receiving instruction from an unusual source: third graders!
In an initiative started by Judith Best, an assistant professor in the SC elementary education department and the administrator of Sterling Academy Charter School, students in the social studies methods class at SC correspond with students at Newark Christian School in New Jersey.

Theatre Department to Present "Working" as Homecoming Musical

Release Date: 
October 20, 2009

Sterling College will present the homecoming musical, "Working," at 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, October 22-24, in Culbertson Auditorium on the College campus.

Sterling College Homecoming Festivities Set for October 24

Release Date: 
October 20, 2009

Sterling College will welcome alumni and friends to campus for the annual Homecoming festivities on Saturday, October 24. The Sterling community is also invited to participate in the day's events.

SC Introduces Fine Arts Hall of Fame During Homecoming 2009

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October 14, 2009

Next weekend is significant for Sterling College. Not only will the College inaugurate its eleventh president and celebrate its annual homecoming, it will also introduce the Sterling College Fine Arts Hall of Fame.
Because of the College's strong tradition in the arts, including theatre, music, art and communications, Sterling College alumni, led by SC alumnus Greg McGlynn, have established the Fine Arts Hall of Fame to recognize outstanding contributions to the Sterling College arts programs as well as the arts in general.