[VIDEO] Centre College academic programs welcome new majors

Though students are engaged in remote learning, the campus tradition of faculty celebrating their students when they declare their respective majors continues. Centre College faculty recently created a series of videos featuring professors from a variety of academic programs to welcome their newly declared students. “Programs welcome their majors in different ways—lunches at Cowan, picnics,

Centre named ‘#1 best value in Kentucky’ by SmartAsset

Centre College recently added another distinction among its list of “best value” rankings, as the College was named #1 Best Value College in Kentucky by SmartAsset. This ranking joins the multitude of “best value” accolades Centre has recently received in the last year, including being named a “best buy” in the annual Fiske Guide to

By |2020-03-30T12:20:39-04:00March 30th, 2020|News, Rankings|

Director West Hyler ’99 talks coding, Coronavirus, and ‘Shrek’

West Hyler ’99 is a prolific and award-winning director and writer who, like the rest of the world, has found his busy theater and family life disrupted by the advent of the COVID-19 global pandemic. He and his wife, Shelley Butler, also a successful director, have careers that span the country and the globe. In

By |2020-03-30T12:57:21-04:00March 30th, 2020|Alumni, News, Performing Arts|

Centre joins community effort to provide masks for local healthcare workers

As part of a Danville–Boyle County community effort, the Centre College program in dramatic arts is utilizing resources from its costume shop to support the local health community. With the help of a basic sewing machine, faculty and staff members can make masks from a pattern provided by the Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center (EMRMC).

By |2020-03-27T14:52:38-04:00March 27th, 2020|Drama, News|

Center for Career & Professional Development continues to assist students with career preparation remotely

With Centre College students now off-campus and continuing the semester online, the Center for Career & Professional Development (CCPD) is continuing their efforts to work with and support students remotely. In an email sent out to students, the CCPD shared ways for them to connect with their career counselor, through either email or scheduling an

By |2020-03-27T11:10:29-04:00March 27th, 2020|Careers, News, Remote Learning|

Annemieke Buis ’21 continues equine therapy internship remotely

While Centre College students will be continuing their classes online, psychology major and Spanish and creative writing minor Annemieke Buis ’21 (Christiana, Tennessee) has been given the opportunity to continue her study abroad internship in Mérida, Mexico, remotely. Buis is interning for Équre, an equine-assisted therapy organization. “I will be doing research and writing reports

By |2020-03-27T15:40:52-04:00March 26th, 2020|Creative Writing, Internships, News, Psychology, Spanish, Study Abroad|

#StayCentred campaign helps keep the campus community connected

While the campus community may be spread out for the remainder of the spring term, with students working remotely through online courses, the Centre College Communications office is launching a new social media effort to keep the College connected virtually despite the unfortunate separation during the COVID-19 pandemic.  The campaign, #StayCentred, is designed to encourage

By |2020-03-25T11:17:16-04:00March 24th, 2020|News, Remote Learning|

President Roush updates COVID-19 campus strategy

March 15, 2020 Dear Students, Faculty, and Staff, I write with a heavy heart and with an important update about how we are planning to manage in these challenging times of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). My message on Friday ended with acknowledgment that everything involved with the pandemic is very fluid. As such, things may change, requiring patience and

By |2020-03-24T09:20:51-04:00March 15th, 2020|News, Remote Learning|

Matthew Rollo ’22 breaks language barriers during CRAL internship in Strasbourg

French and history double major Matthew Rollo ‘22 (McCordsville, Indiana) is working this semester as an English language teaching assistant at the Centre de Ressources et d’Apprentissage des Langues (CRAL) at the University of Strasbourg. Every Thursday, Rollo observes two intermediate-level ESL classes that are conversation-based, revolving around presentations and discussions. “For example, students have

By |2020-03-12T11:02:46-04:00March 12th, 2020|French, History, Internships, News, Study Abroad|

Samuel McIntyre ’20 gains valuable non-profit experience during Centre-in-Washington internship

Centre College’s Centre-in-Washington program is giving international studies major Samuel McIntyre ’20 (Louisville, Kentucky) the opportunity to intern with the Meridian International Center, a non-profit organization that strengthens U.S. engagement with the world and accelerates collaboration through the exchange of leaders, ideas and culture. “My goal for several years has been to have an internship

By |2020-03-12T10:03:39-04:00March 12th, 2020|Chemistry, French, International Students, Internships, News, Study Abroad|
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