Upcoming Events

Alumni events and college-sponsored programs are held across the nation to foster lasting relationships with graduates of Christian and Columbia College.

Homecoming Brunch

Saturday, October 16, 2021
10 to 11 a.m. in the Lee Room, Dulany Hall

Start your day with a brunch buffet hosted by the St. Clair Society. The brunch is open to all homecoming attendees and a special thanks to members of the St. Clair Society, which recognizes individuals who have made a legacy gift to the college. Registration is requested.

Homecoming Activities

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Festivities on the Quad: 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Join us for live music, caricature artists, face painting, pumpkin decorating and more! All activities are free for alumni, families and friends. Register in advance to receive a special gift!

  • The Archives will be open in the lower level of Dorsey Hall.
  • Check out the photography exhibit "Being Close and Staying Longer" by famed photographer Bruce Davidson in Brown Hall.
  • Be sure to visit the Alumni Hospitality Tent! The CCAA has coloring pages for the kids and exclusive alumni merchandise sales available.
  • Take a 30-minute guided campus tour, leaving from the Alumni Hospitality Tent at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.
  • Enjoy a tailgate BBQ available from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Cougar Soccer at R. Marvin Owens Field
The Cougars will take on Lyon College in an AMC doubleheader. The women play first at 1:30 p.m., followed by the men at 4:00 p.m.

Kansas City Alumni Social

Wednesday, October 27, 2021
6 to 8 p.m. at Boulevard Brewing Co.
Cost: $10 per person

Come and enjoy a night out or the 6th Annual Beer & BBQ Alumni Social. It's a great opportunity to meet fellow alumni in the Kansas City area, and enjoy one of the city's favorite hangouts. Each ticket includes dinner catered by Jack Stack Barbecue and all-you-can-drink Boulevard beer and house wine. Please register by Oct. 22.

Kansas City Christian College Alumnae Luncheon

Thursday, October 28, 2021
11:00 a.m. at Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts

Graduates of Christian College are invited to the 20th reunion luncheon in Kansas City, celebrating the rich heritage of our beloved alma mater. Please note: the Kauffman Center requires proof of COVID-19 vaccination status upon entering its facility. Complimentary parking will be available in the city-owned Arts District Garage. Please click here to register by Oct. 22 or call (573) 875-2586 for assistance.

Event Archives

Cougar Conversations: The CSI Effect
Originally aired March 18, 2021
Watch the recorded presentation on YouTube.

CCAA Panel: Careers After Military Service
Originally aired February 10, 2021
Watch the recorded presentation on YouTube.

Cougar Conversations with Dr. Terry Smith
Originally aired October 26, 2020
Watch the recorded presentation on YouTube.

Photography Permissions

Photographs and/or videos are taken at alumni events. By registering for an event, you grant Columbia College permission to use your likeness in publications or promotional materials (printed or electronic) on behalf of the CCAA without payment or any other consideration. You hereby authorize the CCAA to edit, publish or distribute materials for purpose of publicizing this event or additional CCAA programs.