Melanie Manning ’20 and Ellie Davenport ’20 study sustainable farming in Shanghai

Two Centre College students took their study abroad experience in Shanghai, China, a step further by incorporating an internship and research opportunity, as guaranteed to every student by the Centre Commitment. This summer, Ellie Davenport ’20 (Louisville, Kentucky) and Melanie Manning ’20 (Richmond, Kentucky) ventured to Shanghai to pursue their own research, after previously studying

By |2019-09-11T15:53:14+00:00September 11th, 2019|Academics, Internships, News, Research|

‘John Proctor is the Villain’ receives wide acclaim

John Proctor is the Villain, a new play by Kimberly Belflower that premiered at Centre College in November 2018, is enjoying wide acclaim across the nation. Centre students and faculty were directly involved in the evolution of the play as part of The Farm Theatre College Collaboration Project. The play recently received a standing ovation

By |2019-09-11T14:27:17+00:00September 11th, 2019|Academics, Drama, News|

Centre named ‘hidden gem’ by College Raptor

Again this year, Centre College has been named as a 2020 "Hidden Gem" in the U.S. and Southeast by College Raptor. A leading college planning platform, College Raptor helps families discover college matches driven by algorithms to find the best colleges at the best price. This selection recognizes Centre as one of the best colleges

By |2019-09-10T19:11:08+00:00September 6th, 2019|Academics, News, Rankings|

[VIDEO] A Storied Centre | Part 8: Study Abroad

Award-winning documentary producer Tom Thurman ’84 and the students in two CentreTerm film classes have created a 73-minute bicentennial documentary titled, “A Storied Centre.” The documentary was designed to be broken into 12 segments. Throughout the course of Centre College’s bicentennial, segments of the documentary will be released on the bicentennial website on the last

By |2019-08-30T20:28:08+00:00August 30th, 2019|Academics, Bicentennial, News, Study Abroad|

Demi Kennedy ’20 gains wealth of experience during Pennsylvania State Treasury Department internship

This summer, Demi Kennedy ’20 (Camp Hill, Pennsylvania) explored the ins-and-outs of public service and state growth as a Claims Division intern with the Pennsylvania State Treasury Department.  The anthropology/sociology and Spanish double major first discovered the internship online, and later utilized the College's Center for Career and Professional Development office to solidify a plan.

Centre named ‘best value’ in Kentucky by Stacker

Centre College recently added another distinction among its list of "best value" rankings, as the College was recently named the best value in Kentucky, by Stacker, on their list of “Best Value Colleges in Every State.” Stacker referenced a 2019 Niche list of Best Value Colleges in America to report the best value college in

By |2019-08-21T19:33:37+00:00August 21st, 2019|Academics, News|

John Anderson ’21 represents home state during internship in Japan

This summer, politics major John Anderson ’21 (Cheraw, South Carolina) had the opportunity to represent the South Carolina Department of Commerce at Intralink Group in Tokyo, Japan. Intralink is a British-based consulting firm that enables Western companies to expand in Asia and for Asian companies to expand in the West, with offices located in the

By |2019-08-20T19:28:12+00:00August 20th, 2019|Academics, Careers, Internships, News, Politics|

Maddy Jenkins ’22 develops agriculture skills during Shepherd Internship Program

This summer, Maddy Jenkins ’22 (Lexington, Kentucky) is interning at the Poughkeepsie Farm Project in Poughkeepsie, New York, as part of the Shepherd Internship Program. The Shepherd Higher Education Consortium on Poverty (SHECP) integrates rigorous academic study and focused direct service to disadvantaged communities and persons, enriching the education of undergraduate and law students in

By |2019-08-14T12:03:47+00:00August 14th, 2019|Academics, Community Service, Internships, News|

Internship at U.S. Embassy in Beijing gives Race Pellant ’21 foreign affairs experience

International studies and economics major Race Pellant ’21 (Danville, Kentucky) has spent his summer interning at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing, China. As a management intern, Pellant has assisted with daily operations in the embassy, including administrative work and helping other sections complete projects. “I am interested in foreign affairs and the foreign service in

Princeton Review distinguishes Centre among nation’s best 385 colleges

Centre College has once again been distinguished as one of the nation’s most outstanding institutions in The Princeton Review’s selective annual list of America’s “Best 385 Colleges,” 2020 edition. Since 1992, the guide has showcased select schools Princeton Review recommends to college applicants and their families. Only about 13 percent of America’s four-year colleges are listed in the

By |2019-08-07T16:03:40+00:00August 7th, 2019|Academics, News|
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