Melanie Manning ’20 and Ellie Davenport ’20 study sustainable farming in Shanghai

Two Centre College students took their study abroad experience in Shanghai, China, a step further by incorporating an internship and research opportunity, as guaranteed to every student by the Centre Commitment. This summer, Ellie Davenport ’20 (Louisville, Kentucky) and Melanie Manning ’20 (Richmond, Kentucky) ventured to Shanghai to pursue their own research, after previously studying

By |2019-09-11T15:53:14+00:00September 11th, 2019|Academics, Internships, News, Research|

Demi Kennedy ’20 gains wealth of experience during Pennsylvania State Treasury Department internship

This summer, Demi Kennedy ’20 (Camp Hill, Pennsylvania) explored the ins-and-outs of public service and state growth as a Claims Division intern with the Pennsylvania State Treasury Department.  The anthropology/sociology and Spanish double major first discovered the internship online, and later utilized the College's Center for Career and Professional Development office to solidify a plan.

John Anderson ’21 represents home state during internship in Japan

This summer, politics major John Anderson ’21 (Cheraw, South Carolina) had the opportunity to represent the South Carolina Department of Commerce at Intralink Group in Tokyo, Japan. Intralink is a British-based consulting firm that enables Western companies to expand in Asia and for Asian companies to expand in the West, with offices located in the

By |2019-08-20T19:28:12+00:00August 20th, 2019|Academics, Careers, Internships, News, Politics|

Maddy Jenkins ’22 develops agriculture skills during Shepherd Internship Program

This summer, Maddy Jenkins ’22 (Lexington, Kentucky) is interning at the Poughkeepsie Farm Project in Poughkeepsie, New York, as part of the Shepherd Internship Program. The Shepherd Higher Education Consortium on Poverty (SHECP) integrates rigorous academic study and focused direct service to disadvantaged communities and persons, enriching the education of undergraduate and law students in

By |2019-08-14T12:03:47+00:00August 14th, 2019|Academics, Community Service, Internships, News|

Internship at U.S. Embassy in Beijing gives Race Pellant ’21 foreign affairs experience

International studies and economics major Race Pellant ’21 (Danville, Kentucky) has spent his summer interning at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing, China. As a management intern, Pellant has assisted with daily operations in the embassy, including administrative work and helping other sections complete projects. “I am interested in foreign affairs and the foreign service in

Student-Athlete Haley Akers ’22 dives deep into Cleveland Clinic medical internship  

Teamwork, communication and self-discipline are all skills rising Centre College sophomore Haley Akers ’22 (Danville, Kentucky) says she's gained through her Centre experience—both in the classroom and as a member of the College's swim team—and now she's applying that preparation to her summer medical internship at the Cleveland Clinic in Weston, Florida. Akers was one

By |2019-08-05T13:38:07+00:00August 2nd, 2019|Athletics, Internships, News|

Centre named a 2019 ‘best college value’ by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance

Centre College has once again been recognized for its commitment to extraordinary education at an affordable price. The College has been named to Kiplinger’s Personal Finance list of the Top 400 Best College Values for 2019, ranking in the top 50 overall college values. This ranking adds to the list of “best value” accolades Centre has

By |2019-08-01T17:39:37+00:00August 1st, 2019|Academics, Internships, News, Research, Study Abroad|

Shepherd intern Anna Bushong makes an impact at the Family Center, Inc.

Biology and environmental studies major Anna Bushong ’21 (Jacksonville, Florida) is interning at the Family Center, Inc. in Helena, Arkansas, as part of the Shepherd Internship Program. Her summer internship focuses on addressing such issues as community building, economic development, healthcare, homelessness, job placement and nutrition. The Shepherd Higher Education Consortium on Poverty (SHECP) integrates

By |2019-07-25T12:11:18+00:00July 25th, 2019|Academics, Biology, Environmental Studies, Internships, News|

Dahabo Kerow ’20 fights teenage homelessness during Shepherd internship

During the eight-week Shepherd Internship Program (SIP), international studies major Dahabo Kerow ’20 (Louisville, Kentucky) is working as the events coordinator intern at Park Place Outreach in Savannah, Georgia. The Shepherd Higher Education Consortium on Poverty (SHECP) integrates rigorous academic study and focused direct service to disadvantaged communities and persons, enriching the education of undergraduate

By |2019-07-24T16:55:14+00:00July 24th, 2019|Academics, Internships, News, Social Justice|

British Parliamentary Internship gives Branham Chandler ’20 insight to foreign politics

A summer internship combined with the opportunity to travel abroad is an unique opportunity to see the world while gaining experience in a future career. For rising Senior Branham Chandler (Versailles, Kentucky), his summer in England working as a Parliamentary Intern in the British Parliament is preparing him for a career in foreign politics. While

By |2019-07-24T14:28:52+00:00July 24th, 2019|Academics, Careers, Internships, News, Politics, Uncategorized|
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