Johns Hopkins internship takes Cody Estep ’19 from football field to career field

During CentreTerm, all-conference wide receiver Cody Estep ’19 exchanged the Centre College football field for a chance to explore a career field as an intern at the Johns Hopkins Charlotte-Bloomberg Pediatric Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. He spent the January term completing clinical research in pediatric surgery, an opportunity that falls in line with the CentreTerm formula

By |2018-05-29T18:06:57+00:00March 1st, 2018|CentreTerm, Internships, News|

Students share experiences during CentreTerm 2018 Internship Showcase

Forty-eight students interned across three countries and 10 states during Centre College’s 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 55 students shared their experience, as well as those who interned in the fall

By |2018-05-31T19:03:23+00:00February 16th, 2018|CentreTerm, Internships, News|

Two CentreTerm courses travel to Brazil to explore culture

More than 20 Centre College students in the “Spanish-American Culture Abroad” and “Brazil’s Racial Paradise: Myth or Reality?” courses recently traveled to Brazil 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. Since the trip combined two

By |2018-02-16T10:40:35+00:00February 16th, 2018|CentreTerm, News, Spanish, Study Abroad|

Centre choir takes first CentreTerm trip to Baltic States

Johann Van Niekerk, assistant professor of music and director of choirs, led a group of 28 Centre College students to the Baltic States—Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania—during CentreTerm 2018, a three-week January term where students explore unique topics and faraway places through immersive courses. Historically, Centre's choir travels abroad about every three years for a combination performance

By |2018-05-31T19:15:16+00:00February 15th, 2018|CentreTerm, Music, News|

Students travel over 900 miles during CentreTerm monuments and memorials course

While several Centre College students travel hundreds of miles away during CentreTerm, a group of 27 students, in Assistant Professor of Art History and Humanities Amy Frederick’s course “Monuments and Memorials,” traveled over 900 miles throughout the three-week January term without even leaving Kentucky. “I proposed this course in the spring of 2017, when I

By |2018-06-01T15:01:43+00:00February 2nd, 2018|CentreTerm, News|

Centre students take a deeper look into literature, music and film during CentreTerm

During Centre College’s CentreTerm, a three-week January term where students explore unique topics and faraway places through immersive courses, 30 students were able to read, see and hear stories in their cultural context in Alfred P. and Katherine B. Jobson Professor of English Mark Lucas’ course titled “The South in Literature, Music and Film.” “This class

By |2018-06-01T15:05:36+00:00February 2nd, 2018|CentreTerm, News|

Students share CentreTerm projects with campus community

Approximately 175 Centre College students from 11 CentreTerm courses recently displayed and presented their semester work with nearly 90 exhibits, giving insight into the unique topics students have the opportunity to explore during the three-week January term. The exhibit display took place in Chowan on Jan. 24. “The exhibition is great for several reasons," said

By |2018-05-31T17:46:57+00:00January 31st, 2018|CentreTerm, News|

Farm to table CentreTerm course discusses history of food in America

During Centre College’s CentreTerm, a three-week January term that gives students the opportunity to explore unique topics, a group of first-year students took a journey through the food system in Assistant Professor of History Sara Egge’s course “Farm to Table: A History of Food in America.” The past two years, Egge has taught this course

By |2018-05-31T18:33:56+00:00January 24th, 2018|CentreTerm, News|

Centre students present proposals to Danville–Boyle County community

As part of Centre College’s three-week intensive CentreTerm course "Health in Danville," taught by Sarah Berry, first-year students in the class presented their community-based research proposals to the Danville–Boyle County community at the Boyle County Public Library, Jan. 23. Berry explained that the purpose of the course was to connect students with Danville and work

By |2018-05-31T18:39:29+00:00January 24th, 2018|CentreTerm, News|

Student documentary work on display at screening of “A Storied Centre”

The Centre College community will have the opportunity to see the creative work of students in the Introduction to Documentary Video Production CentreTerm course during the screening of “A Storied Centre” on Tuesday, Jan. 23. The series of short films being shown will give viewers a glimpse into the College’s history—and will eventually be used as

By |2018-09-18T02:41:59+00:00January 22nd, 2018|Bicentennial, CentreTerm, Film Studies, News|
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