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Founder's Day - 50th Anniversary

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Colby Community College officials recognized the school’s 50th anniversary with a community celebration on Saturday, July 12.  CCC President Steve Vacik hosted a public celebration featuring former presidents Dr. Richard Mosier, Dr. James Tangeman, Dr. Mikel Ary and Dr. Max Heim.

Approximately 175 people attended the event held in the Northwest Kansas Cultural Arts Center.  Entertainment was provided by past members of the Sunflower Singers.  Lloyd White, a member of the first Board of Trustees, attended the event with his family members.

A community ice cream social followed at 5:30 p.m. on the CCC campus.  Participants enjoyed ice cream and watermelon.  Games for children including a bounce house and fun photo booth were provided. 

  • Past Presidents - Drs Vacik, Heim, Ary, Tangeman, Mosier
  • Dr. Vacik and Lloyd White
  • Sunflower Singers
  • Face painting after ceremonies.


Colby Community College provides the highest quality education possible with over 60 majors. We accommodate
hundreds of off-campus students by offering classes at 24 locations in the 14-county service area, including
campuses in Norton and Wakeeney, and through online distance education courses. CCC is located on an
80-acre main campus and has a 64-acre agricultural center east of the city in Colby, Kansas.  
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