Lenny Demoranville receives Kentucky Academy of Science award

Centre College’s Lenny Demoranville, assistant professor of chemistry, recently received the Kentucky Academy of Science’s (KAS) 2018 Excellence in Science Education and Outreach Award. According to KAS, Demoranville has found creative ways to improve science on-and off-campus, referring to how he’s recently used funding from the Associated Colleges of the South (ACS) to improve science

Centre College announces 2017 tenure and promotions

The Centre College Board of Trustees met on campus April 13-14, 2017, for its annual spring meeting, during which the following faculty tenure and promotions were approved. Dr. Kyle D. Anderson Awarded Tenure and Promotion to Associate Professor Kyle David Anderson is assistant professor of Chinese and chair of Asian studies at Centre College. He began working for the

By |2019-03-21T15:48:35+00:00April 26th, 2017|Asian Studies, Chemical Physics, Chemistry, Chinese, News|

Centre students receive Kentucky Academy of Science awards at annual meeting

Four award-winning students from Centre College were acknowledged during the 2016 Kentucky Academy of Science (KAS) research competition at the University of Louisville, Nov. 4-5. More than 700 scientists and students attended the annual meeting, and hundreds of undergraduate and graduate students from Kentucky and regional colleges and universities participated in the research competitions. During the

Centre faculty share life stories at Omicron Delta Kappa event

Members of Omicron Delta Kappa, Centre College’s leadership honor society, hosted the annual Life Stories event on April 6, featuring an all-star line-up of College faculty who shared personal accounts of the academic and career journeys that led them to Centre. Speakers for this year’s program were Associate Professor of Chemistry Jeffrey Fieberg (Division III), H.W. Stodghill, Jr. and Adele

By |2019-03-20T20:04:39+00:00April 9th, 2015|Academics, Chemical Physics, Chemistry, Glass Art, History, Studio Art|

CentreTerm: Leonard Demoranville teaches The Chemistry of Beer, Wine and Bourbon

Bourbon is a mainstay of Kentucky culture, and this January, the spirit is the centerpiece of Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry Leonard Demoranville’s CentreTerm class (pictured above, getting a lecture from Wilderness Trace Distillery master distiller Pat Heist). CentreTerm is a January session between long semesters that gives students and faculty the opportunity to explore

By |2019-03-20T20:01:04+00:00January 23rd, 2014|CentreTerm, Chemical Physics, Chemistry, Experts, News|

Professor Jeff Fieberg makes important discovery in Van Gogh painting

Associate Professor of Chemistry Jeffrey Fieberg is known as a professor who makes learning an enjoyable and exciting experience. During a sabbatical last year, Fieberg put his skills as a chemist to use in an unusual way. Fieberg used scientific techniques to solve a long-standing mystery about an important piece of art: “Undergrowth with Two

Willie Polio ’12 awarded NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship

Since graduating in May, Centre distance runner Willie Polio ’12 continues to receive honors for his combination of academic and athletic prowess. On top of being named Centre’s male valedictorian and male athlete of the year, Polio recently received one of the top honors in college athletics when he was selected as an NCAA Postgraduate

By |2019-03-20T19:37:17+00:00July 12th, 2012|Chemical Physics, News Archive|