Elizabeth Williams ’18 studies Chaucer’s work as a John C. Young scholar

This article is part of a series featuring Centre College’s 2018 John C. Young (JCY) Scholars. Centre's JCY program, now in its 28th year, is designed to serve highly motivated seniors, allowing them to engage in independent study, research or artistic work in their major discipline or in an interdisciplinary area of their choosing. As a

By | 2018-05-24T13:39:10+00:00 May 24th, 2018|John C. Young Program, News|

Amaryst Parks ’18 discovers connections between social justice and equitable community

This article is part of a series featuring Centre College’s 2018 John C. Young Scholars. Centre’s JCY program, now in its 28th year, is designed to serve highly motivated seniors, allowing them to engage in independent study, research or artistic work in their major discipline or in an interdisciplinary area of their choosing. As a

By | 2018-05-24T12:35:17+00:00 May 24th, 2018|John C. Young Program, News|

Emily McGlone ’18 studies Alzheimer’s disease as John C. Young Scholar

As a John C. Young Scholar (JCY), Emily McGlone ’18 (Cincinnati, Ohio) is studying the effects of electricity on the aggregation patterns of Amyloid-β, a peptide involved in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer’s disease. Centre College’s JCY program is designed to serve strong, highly motivated seniors, allowing them to engage in independent study, research or artistic

By | 2018-05-22T18:51:50+00:00 May 22nd, 2018|John C. Young Program, News|

John C. Young scholar Vrinda Desai ’18 studies forensic analysis of blood spatter

This article is part of a series featuring Centre College’s 2018 John C. Young Scholars. Centre’s JCY program, now in its 28th year, is designed to serve highly motivated seniors, allowing them to engage in independent study, research or artistic work in their major discipline or in an interdisciplinary area of their choosing. Danville native

By | 2018-05-22T17:20:14+00:00 May 16th, 2018|John C. Young Program, News|

Cameron Beach ’18 researches history and politics surrounding removal of Confederate flag

This article is part of a series featuring Centre College’s 2018 John C. Young (JCY) Scholars. Centre’s JCY program, now in its 28th year, is designed to serve highly motivated seniors, allowing them to engage in independent study, research or artistic work in their major discipline or in an interdisciplinary area of their choosing. John

By | 2018-05-22T17:13:41+00:00 May 15th, 2018|John C. Young Program, News|

Brendan Holly ’18 researches environmentalism as a John C. Young Scholar

This article is part of a series featuring Centre College’s 2018 John C. Young (JCY) Scholars. Centre's JCY program, now in its 28th year, is designed to serve highly motivated seniors, allowing them to engage in independent study, research or artistic work in their major discipline or in an interdisciplinary area of their choosing. John C.

By | 2018-05-22T17:39:24+00:00 May 10th, 2018|John C. Young Program, News|

John C. Young scholar Jessica Haralu ’18 researches gender identity in Mozart, Da Ponte operas

This article is part of a series featuring Centre College’s 2018 John C. Young (JCY) Scholars. Centre's JCY program, now in its 28th year, is designed to serve highly motivated seniors, allowing them to engage in independent study, research or artistic work in their major discipline or in an interdisciplinary area of their choosing. Jessica Haralu

By | 2018-05-22T17:50:19+00:00 May 9th, 2018|John C. Young Program, News|

John C. Young Scholars present research at symposium, April 28

Centre College’s 28th annual John C. Young Symposium will be held on Saturday, April 28 at 9:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the Vahlkamp Theatre in Crounse Hall. This year, seven seniors will present the results of their research on the topic of their choice. Each scholar will give a 20-minute presentation and will take questions

By | 2018-05-24T20:31:46+00:00 April 24th, 2018|Convocation, John C. Young Program, News|

John C. Young scholar Sadhvika Reddy ’17 explores the concept of exotic women

John C. Young (JCY) Scholar Sadhvika Reddy ’17 starts her work with the AmeriCorp Project in Chicago, she will have a greater understanding of social relations thanks to her yearlong project titled “The Exoticized Woman: The Commodification of Other-ized Women in Visual Culture.” The idea for her topic came from an art and body course she

By | 2018-05-23T18:13:07+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Academics, Art History, John C. Young Program, News|

Alexandra Hibbs ’17 focuses John C. Young research on Sufism

Alexandra Hibbs ’17 explored and experienced firsthand a Sufi community, a more mystical branch of Islam, as a John C. Young Scholar during her yearlong project titled “Mevlevi Sufism in America: Contemporary Applications of Islamic Discourse and Spirituality.” “My research project is an ethnographic study of a Mevlevi Sufi community based in Louisville, Kentucky,” Hibbs said.

By | 2018-06-07T18:03:36+00:00 May 25th, 2017|Academics, John C. Young Program, News, Religion|
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