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Centre College’s Grace Doherty Library offers digital library and archives

Throughout the course of the global pandemic, Centre College’s Digital Scholarship Librarian Mary Girard and other members of the Grace Doherty Library staff have been hard at work keeping up with the College’s digital library and archives. Centre’s digital library includes ebooks and research databases, and the digital archives/institutional repository includes digital history of the

U.S. News again ranks Centre College among nation’s best, with high marks for innovation and undergraduate teaching

Centre College remains high atop the U.S. News & World Report annual list of Best National Liberal Arts Colleges, this year distinguishing itself in a variety of categories beyond the overall ranking itself. Of particular note is recognition in the Most Innovative Colleges category, where Centre landed at #29 in the nation, an improvement of

By |2020-09-14T17:07:53-04:00September 14th, 2020|News, Rankings|

Norton Center to host virtual CULTURE + ESPORTS event

Centre College’s Norton Center for the Arts recently announced its new free monthly CULTURE + series, a mix of live performances and thought-provoking dialogue, hosting its first event in August. The second installment of the series, titled “CULTURE + ESPORTS,” will be on Thursday, Sept. 17 at 7:30 p.m. Featuring five panelists, the 60-minute discussion

By |2020-09-11T16:22:00-04:00September 11th, 2020|Events, News, Norton Center for the Arts|

Center for Career & Professional Development holds virtual summer internship showcase

While summer internships for Centre College students may have looked differently this year, due to COVID-19, 47 students received academic credit, internship funding or participated in an internship through the Center for Career & Professional Development’s (CCPD) Remote Campus Internship Program. Those who participated in internships during the summer have shared their experiences through the

By |2020-09-09T14:28:27-04:00September 9th, 2020|Careers, Economics & Finance, Internships, News|

CentreWorks holds first virtual Resilience Boot Camp

As part of Centre College’s new CentreWorks program, 23 students recently participated in the Resilience Boot Camp, a fast-paced, immersive experience where incoming first-years come together to address complex challenges. CentreWorks Executive Directors, Andrea and Anthony Margida, designed the program around the “entrepreneurial mindset,” which aligns with the liberal arts philosophy and is at the

By |2020-09-07T16:08:15-04:00September 7th, 2020|News|

Centre College named 2021 Best College in the U.S. by College Raptor

Centre College has been named as a “2021 Best College in the U.S.” by College Raptor, a leading college planning platform that helps families discover college matches driven by algorithms to find the best colleges at the best price. Centre earned top honors and was ranked #24 overall in “Top 25 Best Small Colleges” category

By |2020-09-07T09:53:39-04:00September 7th, 2020|News, Rankings|

Kat Duarte ’22 and Christina Smith ’21 research community issues during Bonner Summer of Service

This summer, as part of the Centre College Bonner Program’s Summers of Service, Kat Duarte ’22 (Lexington, Kentucky) and Christina Smith ’21 (Rineyville, Kentucky) served as Know Your Issue researchers for the Corella & Bertram F. Bonner Foundation. Kat Duarte '22 The Bonner Foundation created a new Summer of Service virtual opportunity for

By |2020-08-26T13:57:27-04:00August 26th, 2020|Community Service, COVID-19, Internships, News, Research|

Centre College holds first virtual new student orientation

The 2020-21 academic year has officially begun at Centre College, with first-year students having completed new student orientation and starting their first week of classes, whether they are on campus or studying remotely. The 352 members in the Class of 2024 had a chance to prepare for their college journey during Centre’s annual orientation week,

By |2020-08-26T13:00:41-04:00August 26th, 2020|COVID-19, New Student Orientation, News, Remote Learning|

Centre welcomes the Class of 2024

Centre College welcomed 352 members of the Class of 2024, coming from 50 Kentucky counties, 31 states and eight countries. While a number of international students may be studying remotely, if you were to Zoom into the households of the class, you might hear one of 26 different languages spoken in those homes, including Tibetan,

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