Coffeyville Community College News

Kenyon Clark, a Riverton High School junior, attends classes at the Baxter Springs welding site offered by Coffeyville Community College, Columbus Tech Campus. Kenyon is the first student attending the new program to earn a 6G pipe welding certification. Students from the program are tested by an AWS certified welding inspector. Students’ welds must meet the acceptance criteria of Section IX of the Boiler Pressure Vessel Code in order to certify.

Thirty-nine students representing three states and one foreign country are the newest members of Phi Theta Kappa at Coffeyville Community College.  The students were inducted in a formal ceremony Wednesday, November 30, at 6:00 p.m. in the college Oak Room.

When Don Crawford and his team made the decision to upgrade their paint system to the PPG Envirobase system, Crawford contacted Ryan Thompson of Thompson Brothers Welding and Industrial Supply and suggested that they team up and donate the solvent based PPG system and supplies to Coffeyville Community College’s Automotive Collision program.

The Coffeyville Community College Thanksgiving vacation found members of the Eta Gamma Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa volunteering at the international processing plant of Operation Christmas Child, a program of Samaritan's Purse.

The Coffeyville Community College music department is teaming up with the Coffeyville Community Children’s Choir to present a holiday concert on Tuesday evening, November 29 at 7 p.m. in the Spencer/Rounds Theatre on the main campus.

Applications for the next nursing classes at CCC are being accepted through Nov. 22, 2016. Classes will start in January 2017 and will run through December 2017.

Nearly 200 Juniors and Seniors from 25 different school districts spent some time exploring the opportunities at Coffeyville Community College on Thursday, November 10.

Members of the Eta Gamma Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at Coffeyville Community College attended the international Honor Society's Kansas/Nebraska Region Honors in Action Conference November 4-6.

The Coffeyville Community College Theatre department is set to entertain audiences during the 2016 Raven Holiday with "One Snowy Night" by Charles Way.

Traditional and contemporary songs on guitar and banjo in a musical style that is both Celtic and American will take center stage on November 15 in the Spencer/Rounds Theatre at Coffeyville Community College.

When people think of magic, most think of Harry Houdini. His escape attempts and daring stunts during the formative industrial age of our nation in the 1920s have made his mark in history. But Houdini was tormented by the loss of his mother and spent the latter years of his life truly believing he could contact her in the spirit world.

Approximately 50 area high school students from Caney, Labette County, Coffeyville and Independence toured industrial facilities in Montgomery County on October 12 as part of Manufacturing Day 2016.

Kansas City folk duo Betse & Clarke will present “Traveling Music," a musical and cultural heritage program exploring American folk music at CCC on Nov. 1.

Tim Munday, a Coffeyville Community College sophomore and graduate of Caney Valley High School, has been selected as the October Phi Theta Kappa Member of the Month.

Coffeyville Community College invites the community to become a witness and participant in the demonstration of an old-fashioned séance during the presentation of “Hauntings” on Oct. 26 -27.

Coffeyville Community College found themselves on the receiving end of some very large gifts in the form of trees.

Spook Handy performed alongside Pete Seeger at festivals and concerts over 50 times from 2003 – 2013. He learned firsthand many of Pete’s songs and the stories behind them. Now, Spook is on a three year “Remembering Pete Seeger” World Tour.

The songs and history of the Erie Canal in upstate New York will take center stage on Tuesday, October 11 as Cosby Gibson and Tom Staudle bring the story to life through their original music of folk and blues.

Coffeyville Community College has received notification that it has been selected as the #2 Most Affordable Community College in the country by AffordableColleges.com. This is the second year in a row that CCC placed in the top two.

The Coffeyville Community College Theatre Department will open the 2016-2017 season with the popular Off-Broadway play "Almost, Maine." Performances at CCC will be Thursday through Saturday at 7:30 p.m. each evening in the Spencer/Rounds Theatre. Admission is free.

Ground breaking began this week on a new spec house being constructed by Coffeyville Community College, Columbus Technical Campus Construction Technology Program.

Anna Stange will share songs, stories and real life artifacts from her travels to South Africa & Lesotho during her visit to the Coffeyville Community College campus on October 4.

Brian Wendling loves to perform and will bring his show to the CCC stage on September 27.

The Eta Gamma Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa selected its two co-vice presidents of scholarship as Outstanding Members of the Month. Honored at the September 19 Board of Trustees meeting was Meaghan Rettele of Coffeyville and Courtney Crane of Wichita.

Andy Cohen performs at CCC on Sept. 20, 10:30 a.m. in the Spencer/Rounds Theatre on CCC's Main Campus.