Upcoming Events

Alumni events are held across the nation to foster lasting relationships with graduates of Christian and Columbia College. You are invited to join us for an alumni event at main campus or in your area.

Alumni Visits & Tours of Main Campus
Location: 1001 Rogers St., Columbia, Missouri

You are always welcome to visit main campus. When here, stop by and say hello to your Alumni Relations staff in the garden level of St. Clair Hall, Room 11. Yearbooks are available for you to take a stroll down memory lane. Download a map to help find your way around, or we'd be happy to give you a tour of campus. For assistance, call (573) 875-2586 or email ccalum@ccis.edu.


Professional Development & Networking Social
When: Wednesday, August 23 | 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Location: Columbia College-Rolla | 550 Blue’s Lake Parkway, Rolla, Missouri
Registration: Free event; open to all alumni and guests.

Guest speaker Dr. Sean Siebert is the Founder and CEO of the strategic managementfirm, Invent Yourself, LLC. He strives to educate communities andorganizations on how to create “cultures of innovation.” Inspiring at all levels, and insightful in many ways, attendees will leave this eventready to recognize a new and more opportunistic future. The presentation begins at 6 p.m. with a networking social to follow. Heavy appetizers and drinks will be provided. Register by August 14.


Speed Networking
When: Tuesday, September 26 | 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Location: Columbia College | 1001 Rogers St., Columbia, Missouri

Open to all students, this fast-paced networking opportunity gives students the opportunity to ask questions and get advice from local professionals. All attendees will receive a professional headshot, personalized business cards and a business card holder. Speed networking is presented by the Grossnickle Career Services Center and Columbia College Alumni Association, and is sponsored by Nationwide Insurance. Business casual attire - no jeans! Dinner will be provided. Students, register by September 20 to Career Services at (573) 875-7425 or email Angi Pauley. To volunteer, alumni may fill out the online volunteer form or email Stasia Sherman for assistance.


Columbia College Homecoming
When: Saturday, October 7
Location: Columbia College | 1001 Rogers St., Columbia, Missouri

Retrace your tracks to Columbia College for the 2017 Homecoming festivities! Get ready for a weekend of fun, family and friends on our beautiful campus as we celebrate our school spirit with Cougars past, present and future, as well as honoring the classes of 1977, 1987, 1997, 2007 and 2017. Stop by the CCAA hospitality tent any time between 10:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., or again between 4:00 and 6:00 p.m. during the Alumni Honor Year reception. Campus activities include games, alumni athletic scrimmages, a lunch buffet and more. Learn more.


Alumni Networking Social
When: Wednesday, October 11 | 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Location: Boulevard Brewing Co. | 2501 Southwest Blvd., Kansas City, Missouri
Registration: $10 per person.

Come and enjoy a night out at Boulevard Brewing Company for the 3rd Annual Beer & BBQ alumni social at Boulevard Brewing Co. It's a great opportunity to meet fellow alumni in the KC area, and enjoy one of the city's favorite hangouts. Each ticket includes a barbecue dinner and Boulevard beer. Register by October 4.


Christian College Alumnae Luncheon
When: Thursday, October 12 | 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location: Webster House | 1644 Wyandotte St., Kansas City, Missouri
Registration: Seating is limited. Reserved for alumnae of Christian College.

The 17th annual Kansas City Area Christian College Alumnae Luncheon will take place on Thursday, October 12, 2017, at the Webster House. Registration opens at 11:30 a.m., and lunch will be served at 12:00 p.m., followed by a presentation by Columbia College Archives. Hosted by Lynne Stuver Baker ’64, Marjorie Thomas Gutelius ’69 and Lollie Zander Reed ’68. Register by September 22.