CentreTerm students study Canada–U.S. trade relationship and its impact on Kentucky

Every January, Centre College’s three-week CentreTerm gives students and faculty the chance to explore unique topics and faraway places through immersive courses, studying abroad or completing an internship or research project. A new course titled “Canada, the U.S. and Kentucky,” taught by Rahim Mohamed, visiting assistant professor of international studies, allows students to study the

Journalism internship in Mexico helps Madison Garcia ’20 begin her career story

Madison Garcia ’20 (Jacksonville, Florida) is taking advantage of two guarantees in the Centre Commitment during CentreTerm 2020, by interning at Yucatán Today in Merida, Mexico. A bilingual magazine geared towards tourists and interested locals, Yucatán Today gives its readers information on events and popular places to visit in the state of Yucatán, Mexico. “I

By |2020-01-17T12:50:54-05:00January 17th, 2020|Academics, CentreTerm, Creative Writing, English, Film Studies, Internships, News|

Pediatric dentistry internship gives Isabella Tacogue ’21 hands-on experience

Psychology major Isabella Tacogue ‘21 (Louisville, Kentucky) is taking advantage of one aspect of the Centre Commitment during CentreTerm 2020 by interning at the pediatric dentist office of Rebecca T. Wheeler in Nicholasville, Kentucky. “During my time at Dr. Wheeler’s office, I am fortunate enough to be exposed to numerous aspects of a pediatric dental

By |2020-01-15T15:11:03-05:00January 15th, 2020|Academics, Internships, News, Pre-Dentistry|

Lucas Mozingo ’20 brews new coffee knowledge during CentreTerm internship in Colombia

Over three weeks each January, CentreTerm gives students and faculty the chance to explore unique topics and faraway places through immersive courses, studying abroad or completing an internship or research project. Spanish major Lucas Mozingo ’20 (Hixson, Tennessee) is participating in an internship this term with Kumanday Coffee, based in Manizales, Caldas, Colombia. The word

By |2020-01-16T10:10:50-05:00January 10th, 2020|Academics, Internships, News, Spanish, Study Abroad|

Washington, D.C. internship spikes Hannah Bowers ’20 interest in cider industry

Anthropology and sociology major Hannah Bowers ’20 (West Lafayette, Indiana) interned with ANXO Cidery this semester as part of Centre College’s Centre-in-Washington program. She took the initiative to create this internship herself, which was inspired by her family's orchard experience. “I went out on a whim and reached out to the owners of ANXO via

By |2019-12-16T10:44:21-05:00December 16th, 2019|Academics, Anthropology/Sociology, Internships, News|

Garden Club springs to life at Centre College

Centre students Annemieke Buis ’21 (Christiana, Tennessee) and Cat Uritis ’19 are the driving force behind a community-wide effort to breathe new life into the Centre College Garden Club, providing a forum for gardening, companionship and sustainability initiatives on campus. The Centre garden has an ebb-and-flow history, in part because classes are not in session

Fall internships highlighted at student showcase

As part of the Centre Commitment, every Centre College student is guaranteed an internship or mentored research opportunity. This fall, 45 students held internship positions in various locations locally and abroad. Several interns recently presented their work on Dec. 4 at the Fall Internship Showcase held at the College’s Norton Center for the Arts. “I’m

E-commerce internship in Shanghai gives Miles Diehl ’21 global experience

Throughout the fall semester, Centre College junior Miles Diehl (Louisville, Kentucky) has been exploring Shanghai, all while gaining internship experience as an e-commerce consultant for the Brown-Forman organization. His role has been to observe and critique the e-commerce initiatives in the China specific market. “As a consultant, I get to work side by side with

By |2019-12-05T18:45:40-05:00December 5th, 2019|Academics, Economics & Finance, Internships, Marketing, News, Study Abroad|

U.S. House of Representatives internship gives Jessye Hammonds ’20 wealth of career experience

As part of Centre College’s Centre-in-Washington program, Jessye Hammonds ’20 (Louisville, Kentucky) is interning with the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on the Budget. Hammonds’ main duties as an intern are answering phone calls, assisting staff members in their daily tasks, attending briefings and hearings on various topics and discussions and a myriad of other

By |2019-10-16T14:36:20-05:00October 16th, 2019|Academics, Internships, News|

Keeley Morton ’20 balances dual internship with Kentucky Refugee Ministries

Studio art major and social justice minor Keeley Morton ’20 (Bristol, Tennessee) is interning at the Kentucky Refugee Ministries (KRM) in Lexington. She is splitting her time working as a community outreach intern and a case manager intern. “The office in Lexington is a close-knit working space, which has allowed me to also help with

By |2019-10-16T14:04:05-05:00October 16th, 2019|Academics, Internships, News, Social Justice, Studio Art|
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