Leadership experience helps Kirby Fitzpatrick ’18 land role with Tri Delta

Centre College’s Student Government Association (SGA) President Kirby Fitzpatrick ’18, of Lexington, recently accepted a position as a chapter development consultant with Tri Delta’s international headquarters. As a mathematics major, Fitzpatrick is interested in working in higher education and student affairs after Centre, but she also wants to spend one year traveling before attending graduate

By |2018-05-25T15:33:05+00:00April 4th, 2018|Greek Life, News|

Centre Tri Delta named St. Jude’s Chapter of the Year

Flipping pancakes and late night crafts are staples of Tri Delta fundraising, but this year, the chapter reached new heights in its support of children’s cancer initiatives. Centre College’s Beta Phi Chapter of Delta Delta Delta has been named the 2016-17 Chapter of the Year by St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The award honors the

By |2018-05-24T15:22:50+00:00July 26th, 2017|Greek Life, News|

Beta Theta Pi receives distinguished national award

More than 50 percent of Centre College students participate in Greek life, which includes six fraternities and five sororities. Among them is Beta Theta Pi, recently awarded the 2017 North-American Interfraternity Conference Chapter Award of Distinction. Centre’s Epsilon chapter is one of two in the nation to received the award, given to recognize hard work, dedication and the commitment

By |2018-05-23T18:20:46+00:00June 2nd, 2017|Greek Life, News|

Dina Badie named a Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority Outstanding Faculty Member

The national organization of Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority and the Epsilon Eta Chapter at Centre College have honored Dina Badie, assistant professor of government and international studies, as an Outstanding Faculty Member for the 2015-16 academic year. Kappa Alpha Theta (KAT) recognizes 10 outstanding faculty members annually for their contributions to colleges and universities where

By |2018-07-26T18:17:38+00:00November 2nd, 2016|Greek Life, International Studies, News, Politics|

Centre's Greek community award-winning

More than 50 percent of Centre College students participate in Greek life, comprised of six fraternities and five sororities, including Kappa Delta, Centre's newest sorority that is re-establishing their Iota chapter this fall. In the past year, the College's Greek chapters have collectively contributed 9,900 hours of community service and raised over $123,000 for philanthropy —

By |2016-10-04T10:42:46+00:00October 4th, 2016|Greek Life, News|

Washington Monthly ranks Centre College #20 in nation for service

Centre College has been ranked #20 in the nation for service among liberal arts colleges by Washington Monthly’s annual College Guide and Ranking, proving that Centre’s students and their commitment to bettering the world through action are garnering national attention. "Service is an essential aspect of all of our experiences on campus," says Gregory Chery,

By |2018-08-01T18:53:12+00:00September 7th, 2016|Community Service, Greek Life, News, Rankings|

Dexter Horne ’16 receives prestigious Shideler Award from Phi Kappa Tau

Dexter Horne ’16 was recently honored by Phi Kappa Tau with the William Shideler Award, the national fraternity’s highest undergraduate honor, presented annually to the most outstanding graduating senior in the organization. The award memorializes William H. Shideler, who founded the organization at Miami University of Ohio in 1906. Horne, who was the president of

By |2016-08-01T13:13:17+00:00August 1st, 2016|Greek Life, News|

Centre celebrates Best Buddies Month

Learning at Centre College occurs as much outside the classroom as it does in, and the experiential learning that happens when students participate in campus organizations and clubs is as educational as it is life-changing. Best Buddies is one of many organizations that allows Centre students to gain knowledge and insight, experience personal growth and

By |2018-08-16T19:32:00+00:00March 29th, 2016|Campus, Community Service, Greek Life, News|

Centre College welcomes Kappa Delta to campus Greek community

A new sorority will be coming to Centre College’s campus in the 2016-17 academic year. Centre's Panhellenic Council recently invited Kappa Delta to colonize, and the sorority's national headquarters has accepted the invitation. Kappa Delta is expected to colonize in fall of 2016 and intends to participate fully in formal recruitment the following spring. The historic bungalow that was famously moved

By |2018-08-17T14:40:30+00:00March 9th, 2016|Greek Life, News|

Centre College gives back to local community with 2015 United Way Favors Auction

Giving back to the local community has remained a top priority for Centre College, and students, staff and faculty are coming together this month to show support for Heart of Kentucky United Way (HKUW). As part of the College’s annual November campaign for the organization, the men of Delta Kappa Epsilon assisted Centre’s faculty and staff

By |2015-11-20T15:45:41+00:00November 20th, 2015|Community Service, Greek Life, News|
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