Black History Month Spotlight: Alumnus Matthew Melvin

Alumni

February 1, 2023

As part of Columbia College’s ongoing effort to observe Black History Month, we are intentionally highlighting our Black leaders, faculty, staff, students, athletes, and alumni, so that our entire...

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APEC Fellow Kimberly Williams Named Teacher of the Month

Alumni

January 10, 2023

Kimberly Williams, an APEC Fellow in Richland 1, was named the November teacher of the month at Gadsden Elementary School. Thanks to the support of her coach, Carol Przybyla, and her school colleagues...

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Alumna Liezl de la Cruz Discovers Her Joy through an Impactful Career

Alumni

September 26, 2022

Liezl de la Cruz, Columbia College Class of 1992, is a successful Licensed Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. As such, she works with infants involved in incidences like traumatic birth, premature birth...

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Metta Watkins: Her CC Experience Leads to Hopeful Career in Tourism

Alumni

May 26, 2022

Metta Watkins decided to attend Columbia College four years ago to play tennis and study Fashion Merchandising. She graduated in Spring 2022, having survived a global pandemic and attained a Bachelor...

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Alumna Courtney King Awarded Richland 1 Induction Teacher of the Year

Alumni

May 2, 2022

Alumna Courtney King was awarded 2021-2022 Induction Teacher of the Year for Richland District One. We are incredibly proud of Courtney's hard work and outstanding teaching. Way to go, Courtney!

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LeAngelia Thompson-Stephan Finds Her Voice

Alumni

April 12, 2022

“Columbia College helped me find my voice in a world where I felt unheard and overlooked.” LeAngelia Thompson-Stephan joined the Columbia College family completely positive (as she had been for a long...

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