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Stephens launches College Affordability Plan

September 5, 2018 | Tags: College & Campus

Stephens College joins the growing number of prestigious private colleges that have stepped up to address the pressing problem of college affordability. Made possible by a strategic combination of donor support and financial planning, the College’s 2019 Stephens Solution College Affordability Plan reduces the College’s undergraduate tuition by $8,250.

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Stephens Athletics named Champions of Character Five-Star Institution

August 31, 2018 | Tags: Student Success

Kansas City, Mo. – As the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) remains at the forefront of character-driven athletics, Stephens College continues its lengthy run as a Champions of Character Five-Star Institution. The NAIA announced the list on Thursday afternoon, and the Stars were among the 171 member institutions listed.

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Photo Feature: Stephens College Turns 185

August 27, 2018 | Tags: College & Campus

Stephens College students, faculty and staff gathered on the College’s official 185th birthday (Aug. 24) to celebrate all that she is.


Photo Feature: Move-In Day 2018

August 17, 2018 | Tags: Student Success, College & Campus

The Stephens College community welcomed the Entering Class of 2018 (and their families) to campus on Aug. 17. Students are participating in a four-day new student orientation before classes start on Aug. 21. Pictured above: Crossing the Bridge ceremony.

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Stephens College ranked No. 3 in Best College Theater by The Princeton Review

August 7, 2018 | Tags: School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre

Stephens College has been named No. 3 Best College Theater program in the country, according to The Princeton Review in the newest edition of its college guide, “The Best 384 Colleges.”

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Stephens students study abroad to immerse in cultural experience

August 6, 2018 | Tags: Student Success, School of Design

This summer, six Stephens College School of Design students participated in a once-in-a-lifetime experience: a five-week internship and study abroad program in Paris and Marseille, France.

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Stephens College announces Season 71: ‘Art for All Ages, All Stages’

August 6, 2018 | Tags: School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre, Digital Filmmaking, Dance

The Stephens College School of Creative and Performing Arts announces its 71st season, “Art for All Ages, All Stages,” featuring a rich schedule of inspiring, entertaining and thought-provoking productions that span from theatre and dance to music and film performances. 

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Stephens colleagues present work at peer-reviewed conference

July 25, 2018 | Tags: Faculty Excellence, School of Creative & Performing Arts, English/Creative Writing, Digital Filmmaking

This week, five Stephens College professors and Citizen Jane Film Festival (CJFF) staff are attending the 2018 University Film and Video Association (UFVA) Conference, held at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces, N.M. 

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Stars land seven on 2017-18 NAIA Scholar-Team lists

July 25, 2018 | Tags: Student Success

KANSAS CITY, Mo. –The Stephens College Athletic Department had seven of their eight varsity teams earn the distinction for NAIA Scholar-Teams for the 2017-18 academic year, as released by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) National Office on July 20.

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Photo Feature: Gaming and Programming Camp

July 24, 2018 | Tags:

Stephens held a new Gaming and Programming (GAP) Camp for middle school and high school girls last week. Campers split their time between learning basic programming skills and playing esports as a part of a team.  

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