• Women's Soccer lose to Dodge City 1-5 (Oct.7)
  • Volleyball team win 3-2 against Colby (Oct.3)
  • MEN'S SOCCER win 3-0 against Dodge City (Oct. 7)
  • MEN'S XC: Top ten finish (Sept. 19)
  • WOMEN'S XC: New PCC record in the five-thousand meter run set by Breanna Phillips (20:11) and Krystal Rivera (20:15) (Oct. 3)

Wildlife Photographer Displays Work in Gallery

01 September 2015

During September, the Delmar Riney Art Gallery at Pratt Community College will feature the work of Nadia Marji, managing editor of Kansas Wildlife & Parks magazine. In her exhibit, Marji shares bird and wildlife snapshots from her travels across Kansas over the past three years. 

“I believe that photographing wildlife is largely a matter of being hidden in the right place at the right time,” said Marji, who uses skills she has acquired as a hunter to capture her photos. 

Volleyball defeats Colby in 3

01 September 2015

In a nail biter match last night, Pratt Community College defeated Colby CC in three sets.

The first set ended with the Beavers winning 33-31 with eight different game point changes within that set. The second set the team was down 7-12, but forced a comeback after two timeouts, and won the set 26-24. The last set finished in Pratt's favor at 25-18.

Volleyball goes 3-1 on the weekend

31 August 2015

The Pratt Community College volleyball team went 3-1 this weekend beating North Lake (25-11, 25-18, 25-19), Labette (25-11, 25-22, 25-11), and Clarendon (25-19, 25-20, 25-14) all in three game sweeps.

The Lady Beavers lost to Vernon College in three due to passing and defensive errors (11-25, 20-25, 15-25).

The team plays tonight at home vs. Colby at 6:30.

PCC Welcomes New Admissions Director

28 August 2015

On Aug. 24, Pratt Community College welcomed Jackie Mundt as the new Director of Admissions and Recruiting.
“Jackie brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to our team, having over five years of corporate sales, brand marketing, and customer accountability, forecasting and market analysis,” said Lisa Perez Miller, vice president of students and enrollment management. “We are fortunate to hire someone with Jackie’s credentials and I am confident she will bring many valuable attributes to our team.”

Volleyball defeats Butler in three

28 August 2015

The Pratt Community College volleyball team won their match vs. Butler CC on Wednesday in a three game sweep (26-24, 25-16, 25-11). The team is now 1-0 in conference and on a three game winning streak, and looks to continue this as they head to Vernon, Texas on Aug. 29 to play four matches. Their next conference match will be at home on Monday, Aug. 31.

Volleyball goes 2-2 at Little Caesar Classic

25 August 2015

The Pratt Community College women’s volleyball team went 2-2 at the Little Caesar Classic in Lamar, Colo. over the weekend. The Lady Beavers lost in five sets to Western Texas (25-23, 23-25, 25-17, 22-25, 13-15) and Otero (23-25, 25-14, 25-19, 17-25, 10-15), both very close matches.

Pratt swept McCook College (25-16, 25-15, 25-10) and Lamar CC (25-22, 25-14, 25-18) both in three sets. The women are now on a two game winning streak, and continue to improve as they look for their first conference win Tuesday night at Butler. Their first home game will be Aug. 31 vs. Colby.

College choir open to community, children

17 August 2015

Each year, Pratt Community College’s vocal department invites community members and children to join the school's choir. 

“Each year we have a lot of fun with the community,” said J.J. Rupe, director of the PCC and community choir. “I would like to see everyone return from last semester and new faces as well.”

The kids' choir meet every Monday from 4-5 p.m. The group is for boys and girls between the ages of kindergarten and fifth grade who enjoy singing and performing. 

Haskell joins electrical powerline technology faculty

05 August 2015

Wanting to teach students what he learned during his 36 years in the field, Jerry Haskell has taken over the Electrical Powerline Technology program in Wichita at Pratt Community College.

Haskell will be teaching high school and college students both classwork and hands-on training at the new Grove Campus, which is located at Wichita Area Technical College.

“I feel like I can benefit the students,” Haskell said. “I’ve been in the business for many years so feel I can teach them things they wouldn’t learn in a book.”

Pratt Community College prepares to relay

30 July 2015

Pratt Community College is gearing up for the 2015 Relay for Life and invites all faculty, staff and students to participate. The event is scheduled for August 21, 2015 at Zerger Field (Pratt High School) from 7 p.m. till 1 a.m. 

The PCC team will rally around a Kung Fu Panda theme and encourages all team attendees to dress accordingly. Great Western Dining, the college food service, joins the PCC team as an event sponsor and will be providing water to team members throughout the night. 

Hamm Elected President of KACCT

06 July 2015

Pratt Community College Board Chair Michele Hamm has confirmed the next step in her service to the college and will spend the coming year as president of the Kansas Association of Community College Trustees. This will be Hamm’s second year on the executive committee, having just completed a one year term as secretary.

All 19 Kansas community colleges have representatives in KACCT, which aims to advocate for its constituencies through cooperation, collaboration and communication.


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