Tom McCollough named 2012 Kentucky Professor of the Year

C. Thomas McCollough, Nelson D. and Mary McDowell Rodes Professor of Religion, has been named the 2012 Kentucky Professor of the Year by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching and the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE). For 2012, Professors of the Year were named in 30 states and the District

By |2019-05-14T19:21:55+00:00November 15th, 2012|CASE, News Archive|

Martha Raddatz named 2013 Commencement speaker

Martha Raddatz, ABC News Senior Foreign Affairs Correspondent and moderator of the 2012 Vice Presidential Debate at Centre, will be the featured speaker at Centre’s 190th Commencement Ceremony on Sunday, May 19, 2013. Raddatz has held her current role at ABC since 2008. Previously, she acted as the network’s State Department and senior national security

By |2012-11-15T15:19:03+00:00November 15th, 2012|News Archive|

Centre ranked #1 in the nation for study abroad

In its recently published “Open Doors” report, the Institute of International Education has ranked Centre College #1 in the nation for study abroad participation among baccalaureate institutions. The #1 ranking is the first ever for Centre College, which is routinely among the nation’s top five colleges for study abroad. While the top ranking is for

By |2012-11-15T15:15:20+00:00November 15th, 2012|News Archive|

20 Questions with Director of the Center for Global Citizenship Milton Reigelman

1. Position at Centre? Director, Center for Global Citizenship. Cowan Professor of English Emeritus. 2. Where did you grow up (and describe the place in one phrase or sentence)? In a little neighborhood in southeast Washington, D.C., that was originally at the end of the streetcar line. 3. What are your hobbies? Gentlemanly canoeing and

By |2012-11-08T15:32:38+00:00November 8th, 2012|News Archive|

Heart of Kentucky United Way campaign underway at Centre

The annual Heart of Kentucky United Way (HKUW) campaign is underway at Centre College, and this year offers more opportunities for faculty, staff, students and the community to get involved than ever before. “During November, Centre raises money for HKUW’s important work being done in our local communities, helping people in Boyle, Mercer, Garrard and

By |2012-11-08T15:31:39+00:00November 8th, 2012|News Archive|

Centre students participate in numerous upcoming concerts

The Centre community has numerous upcoming opportunities to hear their friends and peers perform. The Chamber Music Recital will take place on Sunday, Nov. 10 at 4 p.m. in Newlin Hall. Five groups of students will perform a variety of pieces and will be directed by Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Jaemi Loeb. “We have

By |2012-11-08T15:30:07+00:00November 8th, 2012|News Archive|

Both Centre soccer teams receive NCAA Tournament bids

The Centre men’s and women’s soccer teams both learned on Monday that they received at-large bids to their respective NCAA Tournaments. The men will take on defending national champion Ohio Wesleyan on Friday in Wheaton, Ill., while the women will host Agnes Scott on Saturday. Though the Southern Athletic Association (SAA) was without an automatic

By |2012-11-08T15:24:42+00:00November 8th, 2012|News Archive|

Events offer a look at Mayan prophecy and community

As Dec. 21—the date the world is said to end, according to the Mayan calendar—draws near, interest in Mayan culture and history is on the rise. This is undeniable here at Centre, where four events dedicated to this topic have been planned. The first presentation, “2012: A Maya Odyssey,” took place on Monday evening. Dr.

By |2012-11-01T14:24:02+00:00November 1st, 2012|News Archive|

Nick Gowen ’11 writes his own rules with Red Ink Consulting

Although Nick Gowen ’11 has only been a Centre graduate for a little over a year, he can already call himself an entrepreneur, a teacher and the founder of a new business—Red Ink Consulting—that helps young people with their writing. “My business offers writing help to high school seniors applying to college and writing their

By |2012-11-01T14:22:26+00:00November 1st, 2012|News Archive|
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