Centre’s religion program fosters conversation with Chef Michael Twitty

Centre College’s religion program is hosting a virtual event featuring Chef Michael Twitty on Wednesday, July 8 at 6:30 p.m. The conversation with Twitty is titled “Kosher Soul: The Interaction of Blackness and Jewishness in an Intersectional World.” Author of the award-winning book “The Cooking Gene: A Journey Through African American Culinary History in the

By |2020-07-06T15:11:34-04:00July 6th, 2020|Academics, News, Religion, Remote Learning|

Centre chemistry program offers summer journal club

Centre College’s chemistry program is offering an exciting educational opportunity for students, faculty and staff through a summer journal club. After many summer research and internship opportunities for students and faculty were cancelled, due to COVID-19, Professor of Chemistry Joe Workman proposed the idea of forming a journal club as a way to keep students

Centre announces 2020 RICE symposium winners

Centre College recently held a virtual version of the 13th annual Research, Internships and Creative Endeavors (RICE) symposium. New this year, RICE included prizes for the best two presentations or posters from each academic division. Winners were chosen by appointed faculty judges. The Dean's Office and the Undergraduate Research Committee share the divisional presentation winners:

Centre students create Minecraft Graduation Ceremony for Class of 2020

For the first time, a group of Centre College students recently created and held a Minecraft Graduation Ceremony to celebrate the Class of 2020. Attendees could either watch the livestream event, or, if they had a Minecraft account, they could join and be a part of the ceremony. The program included speakers Cruz Avendaño Dreyfuss

[VIDEO] Centre holds virtual Senior Celebration for Class of 2020

On May 24, the originally scheduled date for Commencement, Centre College held a virtual Senior Celebration to honor the 352 members of the Class of 2020. President John and First Lady Susie Roush recognized the graduating class live on Zoom from the stage of Newlin Hall. Roush will retire at the end of June after

Center for Career & Professional Development assists students with job and internship search

With Centre College students now having to do career-prep remotely, the Center for Career & Professional Development (CCPD) is continuing their efforts to work with and support students when searching for jobs and internships. “We created two new programs: Job Searching During a Recession—a panel of alumni who graduated during the recession of 2008 giving

By |2020-05-21T12:00:37-04:00May 21st, 2020|Careers, Internships, News, Remote Learning|

[VIDEO] Centre hosts virtual Honors Celebration

Centre College’s annual Honors Celebration was held virtually this year with a video announcement of winners and speeches from Evan Aroko ’20 (Salem, Massachusetts) and Grant Spicer ’20 (Indianapolis, Indiana). Remarks were also provided by President John Roush, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College Ellen Goldey, and Associate Dean and Stodghill

By |2020-05-19T13:17:52-04:00May 19th, 2020|2020 Senior Celebration, News, Remote Learning|

Honors Celebration Address | Evan Aroko ’20

Watch the entire Honors Celebration and senior Evan Aroko's speech here.  Evan Aroko '20 (Salem, Massachusetts) and Grant Spicer '20 (Indianapolis, Indiana) provided the keynote addresses for Centre College’s annual honors celebration, this year delivered virtually. Remarks from the speakers, who are selected by tallying votes from the senior class, are always a highlight of

Honors Celebration address | Grant Spicer ’20

Watch the entire Honors Celebration and senior Evan Aroko's speech here. Grant Spicer '20 (Indianapolis, Indiana) and Evan Aroko '20 (Salem, Massachusetts) provided the keynote addresses for Centre College’s annual honors celebration, this year delivered virtually. Remarks from the speakers, who are selected by tallying votes from the senior class, are always a highlight of

Caili Harris ’23 and Tory Parker ’16 participate in the Kentucky Theatre Association’s Quarantine Bake-Off

Caili Harris ’23 (Lexington, Kentucky) and alumna Tory Parker ’16 recently participated in the Kentucky Theatre Association’s (KTA) Quarantine Bake-Off. Harris won first place in the college division for her play “To Grow a Garden,” and Parker won third in the first-timers category for her entry “Groundskeepers.” Jennifer Goff, assistant professor of theatre, also participated

By |2020-05-15T09:25:08-04:00May 15th, 2020|Alumni, Drama, News, Remote Learning|
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