Center for Career & Professional Development holds virtual summer internship showcase

While summer internships for Centre College students may have looked differently this year, due to COVID-19, 47 students received academic credit, internship funding or participated in an internship through the Center for Career & Professional Development’s (CCPD) Remote Campus Internship Program. Those who participated in internships during the summer have shared their experiences through the

By |2020-09-09T14:28:27-04:00September 9th, 2020|Careers, Economics & Finance, Internships, News|

Centre welcomes the Class of 2024

Centre College welcomed 352 members of the Class of 2024, coming from 50 Kentucky counties, 31 states and eight countries. While a number of international students may be studying remotely, if you were to Zoom into the households of the class, you might hear one of 26 different languages spoken in those homes, including Tibetan,

[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.

Marie Dishian ’21 receives Women Leading Kentucky scholarship

Marie Dishian ’21 (St. Charles, Missouri) was awarded Women Leading Kentucky’s City National Bank scholarship for women majoring in finance, banking or economics. Women Leading Kentucky is a nonprofit organization that provides inclusive, professional environments to recognize and foster education, mentoring and networking. This scholarship is awarded annually to women who maintain high academic standards

By |2020-08-03T10:17:21-04:00August 3rd, 2020|Economics & Finance, News|

Centre announces 2020 RICE symposium winners

Centre College recently held a virtual version of the 13th annual Research, Internships and Creative Endeavors (RICE) symposium. New this year, RICE included prizes for the best two presentations or posters from each academic division. Winners were chosen by appointed faculty judges. The Dean's Office and the Undergraduate Research Committee share the divisional presentation winners:

Centre College announces 2020 tenure and promotions

The following faculty tenure and promotions were recently announced at Centre College: Professor Genny Ballard Genny Ballard Awarded Promotion to Full Professor Genny Ballard joined Centre’s faculty in 2004, and is associate professor of Spanish. In 2011, she was named a Centre Scholar, and in the fall of 2019 she spent six months in

Honors Celebration address | Grant Spicer ’20

Watch the entire Honors Celebration and senior Evan Aroko's speech here. Grant Spicer '20 (Indianapolis, Indiana) and Evan Aroko '20 (Salem, Massachusetts) provided the keynote addresses for Centre College’s annual honors celebration, this year delivered virtually. Remarks from the speakers, who are selected by tallying votes from the senior class, are always a highlight of

Economic development internship provides career experience for Alex Grove ’20

This semester, economics & finance and politics double major Alex Grove ’20 (Louisville, Kentucky) is working remotely as an economic development intern for Develop Danville, the marketing arm for Danville’s Economic Development Partnership. “Prior to working remotely, I researched what properties the Boyle County Industrial Foundation had helped develop and the resulting jobs that had

Qiaowen Luo ’21 donates masks to Kentucky frontline workers

Qiaowen Luo '21 donates KN95 masks to Kentucky frontline workers. In the midst of the Covid-19 global pandemic, there has been a plea for individuals who may have protective masks on hand to donate them to their local healthcare providers. Centre College international student and economics & finance and mathematics double major Qiaowen

Lincoln Scholar Rachel Cooper ’20 accepted into Johns Hopkins Global Health Economics Program

Centre College Lincoln Scholar and economics and finance major Rachel Cooper ’20 (Louisville, Kentucky), who is also on a pre-med track, has been accepted into the Global Health Economics Program at Johns Hopkins University. This program at the Bloomberg School of Public Health is a one-year program that teaches students how to use economic tools

By |2020-04-09T12:35:31-04:00April 9th, 2020|Careers, Economics & Finance, Fellowships and Honors, News, Pre-Med|
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