2016 Top Centre Stories: Student Profiles

As 2016 draws to a close, we’re taking a look back at the most popular web stories this year based on analytics from Centre’s website. Below are five of the top news stories featuring Centre students.

On Gratitude: Sara Morency ’16 [Honors Convo address]
Sara Morency ’16 and Dexter Horne ’16 provided the keynote addresses at Centre College’s annual honors convocation on May 3.

Some Small Difference: Dexter Horne ’16 [Honors Convo address]
Dexter Horne ’16 and Sara Morency ’16 provided the keynote addresses at Centre College’s annual honors convocation on May 3.

2016 Centre Stories: First-Generation Students
Some of the many first-generation student success stories from the Class of 2016.

Braden Urevick ’16 crafts EP of original music with help from Professor Nathan Link
Braden Urevick released The Willow, an EP he created as part of an independent study in songwriting and production with Associate Professor of Music Nathan Link.

Centre’s John Coogan ’16 commissioned in the Marine Corps
In addition to earning a bachelor of science degree in physics at Centre College’s Commencement on May 22 , John Coogan ’16 was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the United States Marine Corps (USMC).

Centre welcomes eleventh class of Posse Scholars
The 2016 Posse Awards Ceremony took place in Boston in early January, recognizing young leaders who have won the prestigious Posse Scholarship.

[Storify] Centre students have global adventures during #CentreAbroad 2016
From zip-lining in Costa Rica to riding camels in Egypt to climbing mountains in New Zealand, see the adventurous moments that students shared on social media using the hashtag #CentreAbroad.

Jeri Howell ’16 awarded Fulbright grant to teach English in Costa Rica
Jeri Howell ’16 was recently awarded a prestigious Fulbright grant from the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board to be an English Teaching Assistant in Costa Rica.

Chang He ’16 wins national mathematics award
Chang He, a mathematics and economics major at Centre College, recently presented a poster with her project partner at the 2016 Joint Mathematics Meetings in Seattle, Wash., where it won the Outstanding Presentation award.

Dexter Horne ’16 receives prestigious Shideler Award from Phi Kappa Tau
Dexter Horne was recently honored by Phi Kappa Tau with the William Shideler Award, the national fraternity’s highest undergraduate honor.

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