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Photo Feature: Summer Riding 2019

July 2, 2019 | Tags: School of Health Sciences, Equestrian

For two weeks in June, young riders converged on the Stephens College Equestrian Center, one of Columbia’s notable historic properties, for the College’s annual Summer Riding program. Campers learned the basics of riding, horse care and safety from Stephens equestrian program faculty with assistance from current students. 

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Photo Feature: Summer Theatre Institute 2019

June 11, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre

This summer, at the on-campus six-week intensive Stephens College Summer Theatre Institute (STI), theatre students between their first and second year are working with talented guest artists and directors to produce shows in improv, combat, devised theatre, Commedia Del’Arte and musical theatre.

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Stephens’ career services and professional programming earn national acclaim

June 10, 2019 | Tags: College & Campus, Admissions

The Center for Career and Professional Development (CCPD) at Stephens College has been recognized by the national student-advocate Colleges of Distinction organization for its comprehensive career development and professional programming.

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Stephens College named among the “Best Fashion Schools in the World”

June 6, 2019 | Tags: College & Campus, School of Design, Fashion

The Stephens College School of Design has been honored by The Business of Fashion, London with recognition as one of “The Best Fashion Schools in the World 2019.” The announcement was released on June 3, 2019, by the online and print publication recognized as the international voice for fashion.

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Local leaders sign agreement to strengthen behavioral health education, services in Missouri

June 4, 2019 | Tags: College & Campus, School of Health Sciences

Burrell Behavioral Health and Stephens College signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Friday, May 31, 2019, as a first step toward an innovative co-branded partnership focused on developing highly qualified behavioral and mental health professionals to serve mid-Missouri.

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Summer Theatre Institute kicks off with ‘There Are No Rules’ on May 24

May 22, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre

The Stephens College Summer Theatre Institute (STI) will kick off its 2019 season on Friday, May 24, 2019, with “There Are No Rules,” an evening of long-form improv.


Columbia rises to No. 6 best place to live in U.S.

May 14, 2019 | Tags: College & Campus

Columbia, Missouri (the home of Stephens College), has been named No. 6 on the 2019 “Top 100 Best Places to Live” list. The Top 10 nationwide accolade for the city — aka CoMo and College Town, U.S.A. — comes following a No. 21 ranking last year.

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Photo Feature: May 2019 Commencement

May 13, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, College & Campus

On May 10, the official Stephens College Class of 2019 photo (shown above) was taken during rehearsal for the Undergraduate Commencement ceremony, which took place the next day on Stephens’ Historic Quadrangle for the first time in decades. The Graduate & Online Commencement ceremony was held in the Kimball Ballroom of Lela Raney Wood Hall on May 10 as well. Over 130 degrees were awarded during the two ceremonies on May 10-11. 

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‘Tampsen Air,’ a Stephens produced film, nominated for Best TV Pilot by New York City Independent Film Festival

May 8, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Digital Filmmaking

“Tampsen Air,” the episodic film project that many Stephens College digital filmmaking students helped produce during Stephens Film Institute 2018, has been nominated for Best TV Pilot by the New York City Independent Film Festival.


Stephens College Commencement ceremonies to be held May 10-11

May 6, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, College & Campus

This weekend, May 10-11, 2019, Stephens College will host two Commencement ceremonies, with over 130 graduates earning their degrees.

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