On the day of their graduation from Centre, the Class of 2019 participated in the What’s Next? campaign, an eagerly anticipated feature of Commencement day. The new alumni shared their post-graduation plans, as they now join the 97 percent of Centre alumni who either attend graduate school or are employed within a year of graduation. While their post-Centre pursuits vary,
Alana Smith ’18 is working as a counselor and English language teacher this summer at the American Village Camps in France. Through a combination of classroom instruction and immersion, her efforts are focused on engaging French students across cultures. American Village Camps gives French youth a completely immersive English language experience coupled with traditional American-style
Alexa Price ’13 recently received a Fulbright grant from the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. Price’s grant continues a tradition of Centre College being a top producer of Fulbright scholars, with 48 Fulbright winners all over the world and 14 Fulbright-recommended English Teaching Assistants in France since 1991.
Centre is famed both for its personalized education and its #1 in the nation study abroad program, and this summer, Associate Professor of German Ian Wilson is showcasing both of these strengths with his newest course, German Cultural Geography. The class runs July 23 through August 8 and is open to four students. Best of