Office of diversity & inclusion host first awareness week on campus

Centre College’s Office of Diversity & Inclusion recently hosted a diversity and inclusion awareness week on campus that added to the success of the Building Bridges and Community Day held this past November. Throughout the week, the office hosted Centre Community Talking Circle events, the New Horizon Scholarship presentations, its inaugural Intercultural Award Ceremony and a banner and video

By |2019-05-20T22:57:08+00:00May 14th, 2019|Academics, Asian Studies, Campus, Diversity, News, Religion|

Centre College to receive 2019 Impact Award for Excellence in Prevention

In recognition of ongoing efforts to reduce sexual misconduct and harassment on its campus, Centre College has been named one of five recipients of this year’s Impact Award for Excellence in Sexual Assault Prevention. The award will be given June 11 during the Campus Prevention Network Summit in Nashville, Tennessee. Sponsored by EVERFI, a leading

By |2019-05-21T13:36:08+00:00May 13th, 2019|Campus, News|

Campus buildings join Danville–Boyle County registry for historic properties

Centre College recently partnered with Boyle Landmark Trust to dedicate five buildings on campus: the Chenault Alumni House, Craik House, Horky House, Old Carnegie and Old Centre. A plaque dedication ceremony was held on May 7. Boyle Landmark Trust, founded in 1971, works to assure that architectural history is respected, protected and preserved for future

By |2019-05-10T12:15:28+00:00May 10th, 2019|Academics, Buildings, Campus, History, News|

Carnival event brings campus community together

The Centre College community recently gathered along the Campus Center lawn for the College's annual Carnival. Planned and organized by the Student Activities Council (SAC), the event brings together members of the campus community for an afternoon of fun, games, inflatables and music, among other activities. The annual Carnival concert, featuring Waka Flocka Flame, Sptembr

By |2019-05-06T18:01:17+00:00May 6th, 2019|Academics, Athletics, Buildings, Campus, Events, History, News|

Mitchell Collins ’19 and Hannah Gibbs ’19 to address annual honors convo, May 7

Mitchell Collins ‘19 (Richmond, Kentucky) and Hannah Gibbs ‘19 (London, Kentucky) will be the keynote speakers at Centre College’s honors convocation on Tuesday, May 7 at 7 p.m. in Newlin Hall in the Norton Center for the Arts. Remarks from the speakers, who are selected by tallying votes from the senior class, are always a highlight

[VIDEO] A Storied Centre | Part 4: Kentucky College for Women

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

Office of diversity & inclusion to host awareness week, April 30-May 7

Centre College’s Office of Diversity & Inclusion is hosting a diversity and inclusion awareness week on campus, April 30 to May 7, adding on to the success of the Building Bridges and Community Day held this past November. On April 30, the first of two Centre Community Talking Circle events will take place in the

Annemieke Buis ’21 to have poems published in international literary magazine

Psychology major and creative writing and Spanish minor Annemieke Buis ’21 (Christiana, Tennessee) recently won The Annual Brainstorm Poetry Contest from the international literary magazine "Open Minds Quarterly" that will be published this spring. She also had a poem selected as a runner-up that will be published in the fall. The title of the winning

By |2019-04-29T14:28:51+00:00April 29th, 2019|Academics, Campus, Creative Writing, News, Psychology|

Pepsico grant awarded to Centre College for third year

For the third consecutive year, Centre College has received a $10,000 grant from the Pepsico Zero Impact Fund (ZIF) to support renewable energy efforts on campus. In 2017 and 2018, Centre received support for the College's first renewable energy project installed on the roof of Chowan Multipurpose Building. The first phase of the installation was

By |2019-04-26T17:55:38+00:00April 26th, 2019|Campus, News, Sustainable Centre|

John C. Young Scholars present research at symposium, April 28

Centre College’s 29th annual John C. Young Symposium will be held on Sunday, April 28 at 1 p.m. at the Vahlkamp Theatre in Crounse Hall. This year, six seniors will present the results of their year-long research on the topic of their choice. Each scholar will give a 20-minute presentation and will take questions from the

By |2019-04-25T12:53:36+00:00April 25th, 2019|Academics, Campus, News, Research|
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