Centre featured in Delta Sky magazine
RELEASED: June 5, 2008
The magazine's "Snapshots" section includes an article on Stephen Rolfe Powell, H.W. Stodghill Jr. and Adele H. Stodghill Professor of Art. Beyond the campus, Powell is an internationally known glass-blowing artist whose elaborately colored glass vessels are held in permanent collections throughout the world. He has been featured on CBS-TV's Sunday Morning and Kentucky Educational Television and in print media including American Style, Glass, Ceramics Monthly, and Kentucky Monthly, which named him one of Kentucky's top 20 artists of the 20th century.
The article also recognizes Centre's high percentage of students who study abroad (85 percent) and also the College's Norton Center for the Arts, an internationally acclaimed performing arts center.
The magazine's "Snapshots" section includes an article on the local favorite Burke's Bakery Delicatessen on Main Street, where for 50 years Centre students and community members have flocked for baked goods and specialty items.
Click here to read the Delta Sky magazine article online.
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Founded in 1819, Centre College is ranked among the U.S. News top 50 national liberal arts colleges. Consumers Digest ranks Centre No. 1 in educational value among all U.S. liberal arts colleges. Centre alumni, known for their nation-leading loyalty in annual financial support, include two U.S. vice presidents and two Supreme Court justices. For more, visit http://www.centre.edu/web/elevatorspeech/
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