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

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|

Students share CentreTerm projects during exhibition

Approximately 152 Centre College students recently displayed and presented work they completed during CentreTerm with nearly 115 exhibits, giving insight into the unique topics students have the opportunity to explore during the three-week January term. “The CentreTerm Exhibition is an event on the last day of the term when students can showcase the projects they

Students study American holidays during CentreTerm

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 are examining the historical development of the American calendar and investigating ways of understanding ritual events surrounding the holidays. “This course examines how America’s holiday calendar came to exist,” said Tara Strauch, assistant

By |2019-01-16T17:53:48+00:00January 16th, 2019|CentreTerm, News|

Record number of students participate in internships during CentreTerm 2019

A record 64 Centre College students are participating in internships during CentreTerm 2019, a three-week January term that gives students the opportunity to explore unique topics and faraway places through immersive courses, studying abroad, or an internship or research project. Internships are also a guarantee in the Centre Commitment, which also promises study abroad and graduation

By |2019-01-09T16:27:06+00:00January 9th, 2019|CentreTerm, Internships, News|

Students travel to destinations across the globe during CentreTerm 2019

As one of the nation’s top institutions for study abroad, Centre College is committed to creating global citizen leaders by providing every student the opportunity to explore the world. During CentreTerm 2019, 214 students will take advantage of that guarantee. This year, Centre students are traveling to destinations spanning the globe, including Belize, Cuba, France, Germany, Ghana,

By |2019-01-09T13:50:20+00:00January 9th, 2019|CentreTerm, News, Study Abroad|

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 |2019-03-29T18:10:58+00:00March 1st, 2018|Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, 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|
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