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Caili Harris ’23 and Tory Parker ’16 participate in the Kentucky Theatre Association’s Quarantine Bake-Off

Caili Harris ’23 (Lexington, Kentucky) and alumna Tory Parker ’16 recently participated in the Kentucky Theatre Association’s (KTA) Quarantine Bake-Off. Harris won first place in the college division for her play “To Grow a Garden,” and Parker won third in the first-timers category for her entry “Groundskeepers.” Jennifer Goff, assistant professor of theatre, also participated

By |2020-05-15T09:25:08-04:00May 15th, 2020|Alumni, Drama, News, Remote Learning|

Centre creates Spotify playlists to help students during final exams

With finals now upon Centre College students, the College has created five Spotify playlists to help students as they study for their exams. For a week on Centre’s official Instagram account, individuals were asked to submit their favorite songs based on five different categories. Followers were asked to provide their favorite motivational song, a song

By |2020-05-14T14:13:22-04:00May 14th, 2020|News, Remote Learning|

Centre to offer second LINC course in fall 2020

As part of Centre College's new CentreBlocks schedule for the fall 2020 semester, students will have the opportunity to study the often mind-bending theories about space and time in a Learn, Inquire and Network at Centre (LINC) course, an initiative within the College’s quality enhancement plan, Creative Centre. During the paired courses in philosophy and

By |2020-05-12T13:23:40-04:00May 12th, 2020|Academics, International Students, News, Philosophy, Physics|

Senior studio art majors to present online exhibition

Zander Ravet '20, "Glowing Orb," Glass, 2” x 4” x 4” In lieu of Centre College's public gallery exhibition, seven graduating studio art majors will present their senior art projects online this year. The website, designed by Mary Girard, digital scholarship librarian, will go live May 13. “The online 2020 Senior Art Show

By |2020-05-11T13:06:00-04:00May 11th, 2020|Academics, News, Remote Learning, Studio Art|

Seniors Evan Aroko and Eric Maloney create short-film ‘Stay Centred: In-Depth’ in the midst of COVID-19

Centre College seniors Evan Aroko (Salem, Massachusetts) and Eric Maloney (Brookfield, Connecticut) created a film titled “Stay Centred: In-Depth,” a short visual piece that allows a few of the students left on campus, as well as faculty members to share their thoughts and feelings regarding the unexpected atmosphere shift on campus due to COVID-19. As

Jeff Heath receives 2020 MAA Kentucky Section Distinguished Teaching Award

Jeff Heath, associate professor of mathematics and NCAA faculty athletics representative, recently received the 2020 Mathematical Association of America (MAA) Kentucky Section Distinguished Teaching Award, given annually by the Kentucky section of the MAA to a faculty member in recognition for excellence in teaching mathematics. Heath was nominated by his Centre College mathematics colleagues. “It

By |2020-05-08T09:19:07-04:00May 8th, 2020|Academics, Experts, Fellowships and Honors, Mathematics, News|

Three Centre College students to teach English in Japan as part of competitive JET program

Three Centre College seniors have been accepted into the Japan Exchange Teaching Program (JET), a competitive employment opportunity that allows young professionals to live and work in cities, towns and villages throughout Japan. This is also first time in several years that the College has had back-to-back awards two years running. As part of the

Brown Fellow Rachel Moore ’20 plans career in zoonotic disease research at Royal Veterinary College in London

Centre College Brown Fellow Rachel Moore ’20 (Helotes, Texas), biology major and environmental studies minor, will be attending veterinary school at the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) in London, England, as she begins her professional path toward a career in zoonotic disease research. Moore pointed to her Centre experience—including internships, undergraduate research and study abroad—for contributing

Centre to present virtual RICE symposium beginning May 4

Centre College’s Undergraduate Research Committee (UGR) has been working closely with the Grace Doherty Library to offer a virtual version of the 13th annual Research, Internships and Creative Endeavors (RICE) symposium this year. Traditionally held on campus, the symposium is an opportunity for students in all disciplines and class years to display research achievements, creative

By |2020-05-01T14:29:06-04:00May 1st, 2020|Academics, Events, Internships, News, Remote Learning, Research|

Grace Brock ’20 interns at The White House before attending law school in the fall

While December 2019 Centre College graduate Grace Brock ’20 (Richmond, Kentucky) plans to attend law school at the University of Kentucky in the fall, she first took an opportunity during the spring semester to intern at The White House through The White House Internship Program, a public service leadership program that provides a unique opportunity

By |2020-04-29T13:21:23-04:00April 29th, 2020|Careers, English, Internships, News, Research|
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