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Students share experiences during CentreTerm 2018 Internship Showcase

A record number of 64 Centre College students interned during CentreTerm, a three-week January term that gives students the opportunity to explore unique topics and faraway places through immersive courses, studying abroad or completing an internship or research project. A total of 71 recently participated in the internship showcase, including the Centre-in-China and Centre-in-Washington, D.C. interns from the

Centre’s Residence Life Office to host “Adulting 101” program series

Centre College’s Residence Life Office will host its second annual Adulting 101 program series, starting Wednesday, Feb. 6 at 6 p.m. in the Campus Center in room 201. The life-skills program, designed to aid in the post-Centre transition, will continue the course of the semester. The series is designed for upperclassmen to help them navigate

By |2019-02-07T16:01:55+00:00February 7th, 2019|Events, News|

Centre professors to lead post-colonial French identities trips abroad

Centre College professors Marc Démont, visiting assistant professor of French and humanities, and Christian Wood, assistant professor of French, are bridging two study abroad trips—the summer 2019 program to Tahiti for French minors and majors and the CentreTerm 2020 course in Pondichéry, India, for French and humanities students—under the title “Post-Colonial French Identities." “We want

By |2019-02-06T21:55:36+00:00February 6th, 2019|French, Humanities, News, Research, Study Abroad|

Centre to host Black History Month documentary series

Throughout February, Centre College will host a documentary and discussion series in honor of Black History Month. The events will take place each Thursday in February, with the first one scheduled Feb. 7 at 7 p.m. in Vahlkamp Theater. The series of films highlight the intersectional lives of Black LGBTQ+ people, who are often erased

By |2019-02-06T21:48:33+00:00February 6th, 2019|Diversity, Events, News|

Centre grad among first inductees to Oceanography Hall of Fame

This article was originally published in The Advocate-Messenger.  A former Danville resident and Centre College graduate was one of three inductees in the first class of the Naval Oceanography Hall of Fame. Dr. Donald Durham '64 served as Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command’s technical/deputy director from 1989 to 2002, along with being the senior civilian

By |2019-02-06T15:41:59+00:00February 6th, 2019|Alumni, Centre In The News, News|

[PHOTO GALLERY] Centre alumni participate in service weekend

Centre College’s alumni and development office recently held a Centre Service three-day weekend with alumni, both nationally and internationally, hosting service projects during Martin Luther King, Jr. Day weekend. To mark both Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and the College’s long-standing commitment to giving back, the service weekend closed out a bicentennial-related giving campaign. “Centre

By |2019-02-04T14:33:00+00:00February 4th, 2019|Alumni, Bicentennial, News|

Art of walking course helps students discuss philosophy

The Art of Walking, an iconic CentreTerm course taught by H.W. Stodghill, Jr. and Adele H. Stodghill Professor of French and German Ken Keffer, is designed for students who are prepared to walk, but this year, three four-legged friends have joined the course—Rufus, Toby and Parker. The three dogs he added to the course came

By |2019-02-01T15:11:54+00:00February 1st, 2019|CentreTerm, News|

Kelsey Sutton ’19 selected as Kentucky Derby Festival Princess

Kelsey Sutton's ’19 (Brandenburg, Kentucky) dream of becoming a princess has now become a reality, as she is one of five women in the state who was selected as a Kentucky Derby Festival Princess. Sutton is the third Centre College student to represent the College in this program.  The Kentucky Derby Festival Royal Court selects

By |2019-02-01T14:11:01+00:00February 1st, 2019|News|

Centre students make a difference in community on MLK Day

Centre College's Diversity & Inclusion office hosted a day of service projects for the campus community on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. “When I interviewed for this job in August, I outlined an elaborate plan for a Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of service project; they had never had one before, and in Centre’s bicentennial

By |2019-02-01T19:20:33+00:00February 1st, 2019|Diversity, News|

Centre listed in Princeton Review best value publication

Centre College has been named one of the nation’s best value colleges in Princeton Review’s “The Best Value Colleges: 200 Schools with Exceptional ROI for Your Tuition Investment.” The Princeton Review based its selections on criteria surrounding Return on Investment (ROI). Their rating consists of more than 40 data points, including institutional data from 658

By |2019-01-31T20:23:55+00:00January 31st, 2019|News, Rankings|
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