Kingsley ’21 contributes to contact-tracing initiative for state cabinet

August Kingsley '21 didn't have much faith in job prospects heading into the summer before his senior year. COVID-19 had put a damper on his expectations. Then he received an email from Susan Dunlap, the executive director for public affairs with the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS). Most recently, he's used his

By |2020-09-24T13:52:31-04:00September 24th, 2020|Careers, COVID-19, Internships, Politics|

Centre College’s Grace Doherty Library offers digital library and archives

Throughout the course of the global pandemic, Centre College’s Digital Scholarship Librarian Mary Girard and other members of the Grace Doherty Library staff have been hard at work keeping up with the College’s digital library and archives. Centre’s digital library includes ebooks and research databases, and the digital archives/institutional repository includes digital history of the

Kat Duarte ’22 and Christina Smith ’21 research community issues during Bonner Summer of Service

This summer, as part of the Centre College Bonner Program’s Summers of Service, Kat Duarte ’22 (Lexington, Kentucky) and Christina Smith ’21 (Rineyville, Kentucky) served as Know Your Issue researchers for the Corella & Bertram F. Bonner Foundation. Kat Duarte '22 The Bonner Foundation created a new Summer of Service virtual opportunity for

By |2020-08-26T13:57:27-04:00August 26th, 2020|Community Service, COVID-19, Internships, News, Research|

Centre College holds first virtual new student orientation

The 2020-21 academic year has officially begun at Centre College, with first-year students having completed new student orientation and starting their first week of classes, whether they are on campus or studying remotely. The 352 members in the Class of 2024 had a chance to prepare for their college journey during Centre’s annual orientation week,

By |2020-08-26T13:00:41-04:00August 26th, 2020|COVID-19, New Student Orientation, News, Remote Learning|

[VIDEO] Centre faculty discuss plans for fall semester

In the midst of COVID-19, Centre College faculty have been hard at work to determine how to best teach their classes whether their students are in person or online. To help share some of these plans, the College created a series of videos featuring a number of faculty members being interviewed by H.W. Stodghill, Jr.

Jezebel Roldan ’22 prepares to engage the campus community in the 2020 election

As part of the Centre College Bonner Program’s Summers of Service, Jezebel Roldan ’22 (Los Angeles, California) served as the civic engagement intern, a new summer internship to help the Office of Community Service prepare for the 2020 election. Working remotely from her home in Los Angeles, Roldan met weekly with Sophia Lombardo, coordinator for

By |2020-08-20T08:29:05-04:00August 20th, 2020|Community Service, COVID-19, Internships, News, Remote Learning|

Centre Bonner interns help prepare for the fall semester

Every year, the Centre College Bonner Program employs summer interns who assist the Bonner staff as they prepare for the school year. This year, Alex Icaza ’22 (Modesto, California), Landy Lin ’22 (Louisville, Kentucky) and Aranxa Parra ’22 (Edinburg, Texas) were selected for the internship, and due to COVID-19, they completed their internships virtually. All

By |2020-08-14T10:03:31-04:00August 14th, 2020|COVID-19, Internships, News, Remote Learning|

CentreWorks kicks-off Resilience Boot Camp

The hectic uncertainty of living during a pandemic is something that has impacted us all. And, while many are looking to pre-pandemic life with envy, Andrew Patrick, assistant professor of history and associate director of CentreWorks, has begun to look toward the future with co-directors Andrea and Anthony Margida. Over the summer, CentreWorks announced the

By |2020-08-10T16:23:06-04:00August 10th, 2020|COVID-19, News|

Centre students participate in Partners in Health pandemic advocacy campaign

While summer plans for many Centre students were unfortunately altered or canceled due to COVID-19, those who are part of Partners in Health Engage have taken the opportunity to participate in a summer advocacy campaign regarding the pandemic. (l to r) Rebecca Markham '20, Natalie Hagan '20, and Anna Cate Brown '21 Partners

By |2020-08-03T10:21:11-04:00August 3rd, 2020|COVID-19, News|

Centre College hosts virtual Centre Compass Program for incoming first-year students

Centre College recently hosted a virtual version of the Centre Compass Program. Designed for incoming first-year Centre students, this typically on-campus leadership training experience helps them maximize their potential as a student leader at Centre. The one-week, intensive orientation features interactive workshops and activities focused on cultivating such traits as critical thinking, initiative, creative problem

By |2020-07-23T14:06:17-04:00July 22nd, 2020|Admission, Campus, COVID-19, News, Remote Learning|
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