'Tis the Season

Alumni in the Lake Ozarks area celebrated the holiday season with Columbia College’s new President and First Lady, Scott and Tina Dalrymple, at the 4th Annual Alumni Holiday Social on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, at Willmore Lodge. In the spirit of giving, guests were invited to bring a jar of peanut butter to support the School of the Osage Buddy Pack program. View the photo gallery.

Alumni Scholar Lecture Series

The Columbia College Alumni Association was honored to host distinguished alumnus Col. Charles E. McGee '78 on Thursday, Oct. 16 for the first Alumni Scholar Lecture Series. Col. McGee joined history faculty to discuss his experiences as a Tuskegee Airman. View the event photo gallery.

Affinity Magazine

In the Winter 2014-15 issue, take a look back in history through a pictorial journey of the college during the season that glows. You'll also get to know the new members inducted at the 12th annual Athletic Hall of Fame, as well as six alumni who share the secrets behind their creativity. Read the issue online.

Browse previous issues of Affinity magazine.

Membership Rewards Program

The CCAA rolled out its new Membership Rewards Program in the fall of 2014 and mailed all alumni an official membership card. Check out the alumni perks, resources and exclusive benefits available to you as alumni of Columbia College here.

To request more information about the program, email ccalum@ccis.edu.

Scott & Tina Dalrymple's Presidential Tour

Scott and Tina Dalrymple are touring the nation, and this is your VIP All-Access Pass to join in the fun. The CCAA is hosting alumni socials across the nation to give you an opportunity to meet the college's 17th president and first lady. Up next, we're headed to California. Join us on January 8 in San Diego and January 9 in Long Beach. Click here to see the tour schedule and upcoming alumni events.


Scooter the Cougar is always ready for an adventure! See where CC alumni, students, staff and faculty have taken Scooter in our Scootergraphs Photo Album. You can also share your Scootergraphs on social media. Posts your pictures to Twitter and Facebook with the hashtag #selfieswithscooter.

To request your very own Scooter cut-out or submit a Scootergraph photo, email the Alumni Relations office at ccalum@ccis.edu.


Find out how you can get involved with the CCAA. Work with students, connect with classmates and find opportunities in your area to support your alma mater.

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Whether you're looking for the perfect gift or something for yourself, the CCAA merchandise store has everything you need to show off your Cougar pride.

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