Hope Springs yard sale raises $10,693 for local charities

For the 17th consecutive year, Centre College hosted the end-of-year Hope Springs Yard Sale in May, bringing in a total of $10,693.30. Hope Springs was created to raise money for financial assistance for local citizens with multiple sclerosis. Almost all items in the sale are donated by Centre students as they move out of the residence

By |2019-06-06T17:56:57+00:00June 6th, 2019|Campus, Events, News|

Class of 2019 expresses gratitude during Honor Walk ceremony

Now in its 17th year, Honor Walk has quickly become a cherished tradition of Centre College’s Commencement weekend, as members of the Class of 2019 gathered to honor the people who have made a significant impact on their lives. At the beginning of the fall semester, President John A. Roush presents each member of the

By |2019-05-20T17:19:18+00:00May 20th, 2019|Bicentennial, Economics and Finance, Campus, Commencement, Events, News|

What’s Next for the Class of 2019?

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,

Class of 2019 says ‘thank you’ during Honor Walk, May 18

VISIT COMMENCEMENT HEADQUARTERS Members of the Centre College Class of 2019 will gather to honor the people who have made a significant impact on their lives during the College’s annual Honor Walk, Saturday, May 18 at 7 p.m. Now in its 17th year, the event has quickly become a cherished tradition of Centre Commencement weekend.

By |2019-05-17T11:53:17+00:00May 17th, 2019|Campus, Commencement, Events, News|

Hope Springs Yard Sale returns, May 24

For the 17th consecutive year, Centre College will host the end-of-year Hope Springs Yard Sale on Friday, May 24, starting at 7:15 a.m. in Chowan Hall. Hope Springs was created to raise money for financial assistance for local citizens with multiple sclerosis. Almost all items in the sale are donated by Centre students as they move

By |2019-05-16T11:41:20+00:00May 16th, 2019|Campus, Events, News|

Carnival event brings campus community together

The Centre College community recently gathered along the Campus Center lawn for the College's annual Carnival. Planned and organized by the Student Activities Council (SAC), the event brings together members of the campus community for an afternoon of fun, games, inflatables and music, among other activities. The annual Carnival concert, featuring Waka Flocka Flame, Sptembr

By |2019-05-06T18:01:17+00:00May 6th, 2019|Academics, Athletics, Economics and Finance, Campus, Events, History, News|

Phi Kappa Tau to host St. Baldrick’s event, April 12

The young men of Phi Kappa Tau (PKT) fraternity at Centre College will hold their annual St. Baldrick’s head shaving event on Friday, April 12 at 5 p.m. outside of the Campus Center. The fraternity has set a goal of $5,000 to generate funds for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation. Since 1999, the St. Baldrick’s Foundation

By |2019-04-10T16:01:11+00:00April 10th, 2019|Events, Greek Life, News|

Curating Centre: 200 Years in the Bubble exhibit celebrates Centre’s bicentennial

The upper-level Curating Centre art history course has put together an exhibition titled Curating Centre: 200 Years in the Bubble, celebrating Centre College’s bicentennial through artifacts that are not typically seen around campus. The exhibit will be on display in the AEGON Gallery in the Jones Visual Arts Center until March 29. Assistant Professor of

Kentucky author Silas House visits Centre as Humana/Doherty library speaker

Acclaimed Kentucky author and activist Silas House will, once again, serve as Centre College’s Humana/Doherty Library Series guest speaker. House will read from his work during a convocation on March 5 at 7:30 p.m. in Weisiger Theater. Immediately following the event, House will be available for a book signing in the foyer of the Norton

Centre to host fashion show fundraising event for Centro Latino

Centre College and Centro Latino, a local organization working for healthcare and education for the Latinx community, will host “Cultural Threads,” a fashion show featuring Lexington designer and activist Soreyda Begley, Feb. 28 at 7 p.m. in the Combs Warehouse. The event is a convocation talk with Q&A, as well as a fashion show and

By |2019-02-27T13:48:48+00:00February 27th, 2019|Academics, Campus, Diversity, Events, News|
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