Father Marc Bentley ’11 continues to serve amid social distancing

Marc Bentley ’11 is parochial vicar at St. Michael Catholic Church in Paintsville, Kentucky, as well as the coordinator of spiritual programs at the Father Beiting Appalachian Mission Center (FBAMC) in Louisa, Kentucky. He, like church leaders all over the U.S., has had to find creative new ways to serve the spiritual, physical and emotional

By |2020-04-09T12:57:33-04:00April 9th, 2020|Alumni, English, News, Religion, Remote Learning|

Centre-in-Washington remote internship enhances Will Dyekman’s ’21 writing skills

History and politics double major Will Dyekman ’21 (Elizabethtown, Kentucky) has the privilege of continuing his Centre-in-Washington communications internship with the Stimson Center remotely. As an international defense and climate change non-profit think tank in Washington, D.C., the Stimson Center promotes international security, shared prosperity and justice through applied research and independent analysis, deep engagement

Kevin Chapman ’00 advises everyone to FIGHT (COVID)

Kevin Chapman ’00 is a licensed clinical psychologist, founder and director of The Kentucky Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders (KY-CARDS) in Louisville, and a diplomate of the Academy of Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies. He treats anxiety and related disorders in adults and adolescents, and as an expert in the field, he shares some unique

By |2020-04-07T12:33:50-04:00April 7th, 2020|Alumni, News, Psychology, Remote Learning|

Centre College Board of Trustees hold virtual spring meeting

For the first-time ever, in response to challenges arising from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the Centre College Board of Trustees met virtually via teleconference. While the usual in-person meetings occur over two consecutive days each winter, spring and fall, this year’s digital spring meeting was spread out over five days, beginning with committee discussions Monday,

By |2020-04-06T16:39:05-04:00April 6th, 2020|Campus, News, Remote Learning|

Centre adds virtual campus tour through Guidebook

Centre College’s Admission Office recently added a virtual campus tour through Guidebook, an innovative way to help prospective students connect with, see and experience campus from afar. “Guidebook is very user friendly and keeps a lot of information in one place,” said Admission Counselor Lauren Samuelson ’16. “It’s free for students and families to download,

By |2020-04-02T13:31:24-04:00April 2nd, 2020|Admission, News, Remote Learning|

Henry Snyder ’20 expands event planning and communication skills during internship with chamber of commerce

Brown Fellow and economics and finance major Henry Snyder ’20 (Louisville, Kentucky), who also serves as the president of Centre College’s Student Government Association (SGA), is working with the Danville–Boyle County Chamber of Commerce remotely, with a focus on communications efforts. He continues to work with Executive Director Jeff Jewel to determine the work he

[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,

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 |2020-04-02T13:06:36-04:00March 30th, 2020|Alumni, News, Performing Arts, Remote Learning|

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 |2020-04-02T13:20:06-04:00March 27th, 2020|Drama, News, Remote Learning|

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|
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