Centre professors to share academic success with campus community, April 3

Centre College’s Student Government Association is hosting a Professor Symposium on Wednesday, April 3 at 7 p.m. in Young Hall 113. The event is an opportunity for the campus community to hear about the academic and scholastic careers of three faculty members who graduated from Centre. John Kinkade, Hazelrigg Associate Professor of English

STUDENT BLOG: Hesed Payocong ’20 maps out life-after-Centre plans in D.C.

This is a weekly installment in a series of blog posts submitted by a team of Centre College students studying away or abroad throughout the spring semester. Learn more about Centre’s nation-leading study abroad program, a guarantee of the Centre Commitment.  Hesed Payocong (Louisville, Kentucky) is a junior economics and finance major at Centre. Throughout the semester, she

By |2019-04-02T19:11:52+00:00April 2nd, 2019|Academics, Alumni, Internships, News, Study Abroad|

Centre recognized for producing top number of Fulbright student awards

Centre College was recently recognized on The Chronicle of Higher Education’s list of Top Producers of Fulbright U.S. Scholars and Students, 2018-19. Five Centre graduates from 2018 received Fulbright student awards. Each year, the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs announces the top-producing institutions for the Fulbright Program, the U.S. government’s flagship

Most successful campaign in Centre history exceeds goal, concludes with $210 million

Campaign Chair Jim Seabury ’87 announces the Third Century Campaign total. The Third Century Campaign, a five-year drive to raise $200 million to support Centre’s third century of service, successfully concluded Dec. 31, 2018, on the eve of Centre’s bicentennial that begins in 2019. The campaign generated gifts and pledges of $210,184,128, more

By |2019-02-19T14:21:03+00:00February 18th, 2019|Alumni, Bicentennial, 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|

Kayleigh Farris ’18 ‘makes magic’ through Disney College Program internship

Walt Disney World is known as a place where dreams come true, and for Kayleigh Farris ’18, that statement couldn’t be more true. After graduation, Farris hit the road for Orlando, Florida, where she started an internship with the Disney College Program, working in costuming at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. “I have always loved Disney, and

By |2019-01-17T14:21:09+00:00January 17th, 2019|Alumni, News|

Centre alumni invited to participate in bicentennial social media, service campaign

Centre College, established in 1819, is celebrating its bicentennial this year, and to help recognize Centre’s past achievements and to look ahead to for another 200 years of service, the alumni and development office has several days of fun activities planned in an effort to collect 1,819 gifts. Each day, between Wed., Jan. 16 and Mon.,

By |2019-01-15T14:03:55+00:00January 15th, 2019|Alumni, Bicentennial, News|

2018 Top News Stories: Alumni

As 2018 draws to a close, we’re taking a look back at the most popular web stories this year based on analytics from Centre’s website. Click below to view ten of the top stories featuring Centre College alumni. Centre to recognize distinguished alumni during Homecoming 2018 ALUMNI IN THE NEWS | Couple’s perfectly planned proposal

By |2018-12-20T19:51:26+00:00December 20th, 2018|Alumni, News|

Unique Cuban travel experience offered by Centre Alumni Travel 

Centre College Alumni Travel, led by Genny Ballard, associate professor of Spanish, and Marie Petkus, Ewing T. Boles Associate Professor of Economics, as well as Cuba Educational Travel (CET), will offer a unique opportunity for Centre Alumni to experience Cuba in a way only possible through the College, March 16-24. The deadline to register is November 10.

By |2018-10-31T18:50:50+00:00October 31st, 2018|Alumni, News|
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