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Governor’s Scholars Program returns to Centre for 30th year

The Kentucky Governor’s Scholars Program (GSP) will be returning to Centre College after a six-year hiatus, marking the 30th year that the College will host the program. With a mission to remain committed to the academic and personal growth of Kentucky’s next generation of civic and economic leaders, GSP will welcome 343 participants to campus on

By |2019-06-13T19:33:45+00:00June 13th, 2019|Admission, News|

Centre College President John Roush announces plans to retire end of June 2020

At the conclusion of what will be 22 years of service as president of Centre College, John A. Roush plans to retire on June 30, 2020. In making the announcement to the campus community, Roush said that he and his wife, Susie, “have talked, often, that retiring a year following the College’s bicentennial would be

By |2019-05-28T15:48:30+00:00May 24th, 2019|News|

Centre Commencement Day features speakers Stuart Sanders ’95 and Naomi Tutu

Kentucky historian Stuart Sanders, Centre College Class of 1995, and the Rev. Canon Naomi Tutu both received honorary degrees and spoke during Centre’s 196th commencement exercises on Sunday, May 19. The outgoing Student Government Association president, Walker Morrell ’19, gave the response for the class. The 327 graduates in the bicentennial Class of 2019 come

By |2019-06-24T19:20:48+00:00May 21st, 2019|Commencement, News|

Centre College names Alex McAllister new associate dean

Alex McAllister, the H.W. Stodghill, Jr. and Adele H. Stodghill Professor of Mathematics and current chair of the science and mathematics division, has been named associate dean of Centre College. His three-year term begins July 1. In announcing his appointment, Ellen Goldey, the incoming vice president for academic affairs and Dean of the College, noted

By |2019-05-17T18:09:57+00:00May 17th, 2019|Academics, News|

Centre College receives $3 million grant from Austin E. Knowlton Foundation for important capital renovation and expansion

The Austin E. Knowlton Foundation of Cincinnati, Ohio, will give a $3 million grant to Centre College to support the renovation and expansion of Franklin W. Olin Hall, home to chemistry, computer science, environmental studies, mathematics and physics, along with Centre’s newest program in data science, which will offer both a major and minor beginning

By |2019-04-24T18:54:47+00:00April 22nd, 2019|Campus, News|

Centre College trustees discuss strategic priorities and welcome new dean at spring meeting

Discussion of short- and long-term initiatives occupied much of the conversation at the spring meeting of the Centre College Board of Trustees, held April 11-12. Trustees also welcomed the College’s new academic dean and thanked two members of the campus community who are retiring at the end of the academic year after long and distinguished

By |2019-04-15T15:43:16+00:00April 15th, 2019|News|

Brian Cusato to assume new role as special assistant to the president at Centre College

With the experience of serving in several key administrative positions at Centre College, Brian Cusato will soon transition to a new role as special assistant to the president. He will also hold the title of associate vice president for academic affairs. Cusato currently serves as interim vice president for academic affairs and dean of the

By |2019-04-12T16:39:49+00:00April 12th, 2019|News|

Centre’s Larry Bitensky resurrects the Grateful Dead in tribute concert, April 12

“Deadheads” in the area will have a chance to revel in Grateful Dead music when a Centre College professor and several members of the tribute band Born Cross-Eyed give a concert this Friday, April 12, at The Still bar and restaurant in Danville. Larry Bitensky, W. George Matton Professor of Music at Centre, is teaching a

By |2019-04-09T20:31:44+00:00April 9th, 2019|Music, News|

Centre convocation to feature European Court of Human Rights judge

Centre College will host Marko Bosnjak, a judge of the European Court of Human Rights, for a convocation that will explore the opportunities and challenges facing Europe today. The event will take place in Young Hall on Tuesday, April 9, at 7:30 p.m. In his address, Bosnjak, who represents Slovenia on the court, will explain how

By |2019-04-08T14:17:04+00:00April 8th, 2019|Convocation, News|
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