Centre College’s Grace Doherty Library offers digital library and archives

Throughout the course of the global pandemic, Centre College’s Digital Scholarship Librarian Mary Girard and other members of the Grace Doherty Library staff have been hard at work keeping up with the College’s digital library and archives. Centre’s digital library includes ebooks and research databases, and the digital archives/institutional repository includes digital history of the

Centre completes 10-month campus lighting and sustainability project

Centre College’s largest single sustainability project to date has been completed. The College made an institutional commitment in its 2009 Climate Action Plan, led by former President John Roush, to net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2040. One major step was taken in the past year: upgrade campus lighting to improve the durability and efficiency of lighting

By |2020-09-14T16:02:56-04:00September 14th, 2020|News|

U.S. News again ranks Centre College among nation’s best, with high marks for innovation and undergraduate teaching

Centre College remains high atop the U.S. News & World Report annual list of Best National Liberal Arts Colleges, this year distinguishing itself in a variety of categories beyond the overall ranking itself. Of particular note is recognition in the Most Innovative Colleges category, where Centre landed at #29 in the nation, an improvement of

By |2020-09-14T17:07:53-04:00September 14th, 2020|News, Rankings|

Norton Center to host virtual CULTURE + ESPORTS event

Centre College’s Norton Center for the Arts recently announced its new free monthly CULTURE + series, a mix of live performances and thought-provoking dialogue, hosting its first event in August. The second installment of the series, titled “CULTURE + ESPORTS,” will be on Thursday, Sept. 17 at 7:30 p.m. Featuring five panelists, the 60-minute discussion

By |2020-09-11T16:22:00-04:00September 11th, 2020|Events, News, Norton Center for the Arts|

Harlem Quartet to serve as Grissom Artists-in-Residence

The 2020-21 academic year marks the commencement of the Grissom Artist-in-Residency Program, which brings high caliber artists to campus for education, student engagement and performances. This year's artists-in-residence will be The Harlem Quartet, which is comprised of four musicians who focus on giving engaging performances while showcasing music that is typically underperformed or underrepresented. The

By |2020-09-10T12:08:42-04:00September 10th, 2020|News|

Center for Career & Professional Development holds virtual summer internship showcase

While summer internships for Centre College students may have looked differently this year, due to COVID-19, 47 students received academic credit, internship funding or participated in an internship through the Center for Career & Professional Development’s (CCPD) Remote Campus Internship Program. Those who participated in internships during the summer have shared their experiences through the

By |2020-09-09T14:28:27-04:00September 9th, 2020|Careers, Economics & Finance, Internships, News|

New student academic success center at Centre College to be directed by Brian Cusato

While Centre College has devoted significant time and energy to prepare its campus to safely open and operate during a global pandemic, numerous projects unrelated to the coronavirus are underway as well. Key among them is a new center for student academic success known as the Centre Learning Commons (CLC). The CLC is already operating

By |2020-09-09T09:59:06-04:00September 8th, 2020|Academics, News|

CentreWorks holds first virtual Resilience Boot Camp

As part of Centre College’s new CentreWorks program, 23 students recently participated in the Resilience Boot Camp, a fast-paced, immersive experience where incoming first-years come together to address complex challenges. CentreWorks Executive Directors, Andrea and Anthony Margida, designed the program around the “entrepreneurial mindset,” which aligns with the liberal arts philosophy and is at the

By |2020-09-07T16:08:15-04:00September 7th, 2020|News|

Centre College named 2021 Best College in the U.S. by College Raptor

Centre College has been named as a “2021 Best College in the U.S.” by College Raptor, a leading college planning platform that helps families discover college matches driven by algorithms to find the best colleges at the best price. Centre earned top honors and was ranked #24 overall in “Top 25 Best Small Colleges” category

By |2020-09-07T09:53:39-04:00September 7th, 2020|News, Rankings|

Developing Dreams: Centre’s Gary Crase featured in KET special, Sept. 7

This article, featuring Centre College's Gary Crase, originally ran in the September 2020 issue of KET's Vision magazine. In addition to his work as a lab and instrument technician at Centre College, Crase teaches community education American Sign Language (ASL) classes at Centre and in the Danville community.  He serves on the Board of Directors

By |2020-09-02T10:51:56-04:00September 2nd, 2020|News|
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