Affinity Magazine

Affinity magazine keeps you in the loop with your alma mater. Each issue shares news from the Columbia College, highlights alumni activities and profiles faculty, staff and alumni who exemplify Cougar Pride. Enjoy our traditional flip publication online or download a copy to read at your leisure. We have optimized our online platform to enhance your reading experience on any device.

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Current Issue

Winter 2021-22

From a 22-year career in the U.S. Army to three decades of experience in higher education, Dr. David Russell’s credentials speak for themselves as CC’s 18th president. Also inside this issue, meet a former student choral group called Children of God whose members celebrates their 50-year reunion with a legacy gift, and a Cougar couple marks its engagement with an inscribed brick.

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