Stephanie Bamfo ’21 interns in Ghana

Sophomore and Bonner Scholar Stephanie Akota Bamfo of Lexington, Kentucky, performed 9 weeks of summer service working for the Ghanian Parliament and the Deputy Minster of Communications George Andah (Awutu Senya West constituency) in Ghana's capitol of Accra. Bamfo came to the U.S. from Ghana when she was four years old. So, while Ghana's official

By |2018-11-07T20:02:09+00:00November 7th, 2018|International Studies, Internships, News, France|

Centre hosts convocation in Washington, D.C., Oct. 18

Centre College’s Center for Career & Professional Development (CCPD) and the Office for Global Citizenship (CGC) will be hosting the Centre-in-Washington Convocation and Reception on Oct. 18 in Washington, D.C. The event is for students who are currently participating in the program, as well as alumni who live in the area. Kyle Anderson, director of

By |2018-10-18T15:26:09+00:00October 18th, 2018|Alumni, Internships, News|

Anna Bushong ’21 and Margaux Crider ’18 partner in service at Grace Café

Since its inception in 2015, Centre College students have been actively involved in the local “pay-as-you-can,” non-profit organization Grace Café. Today, Bonner Scholar Anna Bushong ‘21 stands as the youngest member to be inducted to the café’s board of directors. She joins efforts with recent Centre graduate Margaux Crider ‘18, who servers as the café's

By |2018-09-27T18:58:49+00:00September 27th, 2018|Internships, News|

Chicago internship leads Alex Grove ’20 on law career path

Before starting his junior year at Centre College, Alex Grove ’20 (Louisville, Kentucky) spent his summer interning at Molto Properties, an industrial real estate development firm based in Chicago with nation-wide holdings. “I attended lease negotiations, environmental mitigation meetings, construction progress meetings, punch list walks and even investment committee meetings,” Grove said. “I got to

By |2018-09-26T14:04:17+00:00September 26th, 2018|Internships, News|

Emerson Prager ’19 promotes gender diversity, leadership through summer internship in NYC

Emerson Prager '19 International studies and politics double major Emerson Prager ’19 (Colchester, Vermont) spent the summer interning in New York City at Tenshey, Inc., a tech-enabled startup with a mission to advance gender diversity and leadership development through executive coaching. During the internship, Prager worked with Maggie Chan Jones, first female CMO of

By |2018-09-21T14:26:04+00:00September 20th, 2018|Internships, News|

Shepherd intern Stephanie Keller ’20 expands her perspective on poverty, education in New York City

Determined to take her studies on the effects of poverty outside of the classroom, Stephanie Keller ‘20 (Louisville, Kentucky) had the opportunity to work this summer with the Shepherd Higher Education Consortium on Poverty (SHECP) in New York City. SHECP is a non-profit organization whose mission is to transform poverty studies in the United States by immersing

By |2018-09-14T13:58:45+00:00September 14th, 2018|Internships, News|

Students share internship experiences during summer internship showcase

Centre College students who participated in internships during the summer recently shared their experiences at the College's Summer Internship Showcase, giving the campus community a forum to learn about the variety of opportunities in which they engaged across the globe. Luke Cantrell '20 discusses his summer internship experience with Robert Schalkoff, director of the

By |2018-09-06T19:28:36+00:00September 6th, 2018|Internships, News|

Logan Featherstone ’19 focuses on methamphetamine addiction as a dental intern

As a biology major on a pre-dental track, Logan Featherstone ‘19 (Tallahassee, Florida) interned this summer with Dr. Jack Hankla, a local family dentist, who inspired the senior to focus on methamphetamine addiction, an endemic on dental hygiene. “Dr. Hankla suggested narrowing my internship on methamphetamine addiction and its campaign on ruining not only teeth but

By |2018-09-04T11:54:35+00:00September 4th, 2018|Internships, News|

Hannah Hamlin ’19 gains healthcare experience at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Hannah Hamlin ’19 (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) interned this summer in the innovation center at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Magee-Women’s Hospital, where she shadowed patients, created reports and edited patient education materials, among other projects related to her career interests in the healthcare field. The Innovation Center and Orthopaedic Program at Magee-Womens Hospital of

By |2018-09-03T14:54:58+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Internships, News|

Race Pellant ’21 helps community during internship in Houston, Texas

Race Pellant '21 interns for the City of Houston. Centre College swimmer Race Pellant ’21 (Danville, Kentucky) had the opportunity to work as a summer intern in Houston, Texas, in a community where several are still recovering and rebuilding from Hurricane Harvey in 2017. Pellant assisted with constituent work under the direction of

By |2018-09-03T13:11:19+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Internships, News|
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