Katherine Young ’19 shares her love for learning during Centre-in-China internship

Anthropology and sociology major Katherine Young ’19 (Birmingham, Alabama) participated in Centre College’s Centre-in-China program and interned with Stepping Stones China, a non-profit organization in Shanghai with a mission to improve the education and general welfare of disadvantaged children. “This semester, I taught six classes of English three times a week at migrant schools in

By |2018-12-17T17:33:18+00:00December 17th, 2018|Internships, News, Study Abroad|

Christian Westphal ’21 finds future in finance with internship in China

Economics and finance major Christian Westphal ’21 (Madison, Connecticut) interned this fall semester at CDI Global, a small investment bank that specializes in cross-border transactions, as part of Centre College’s Centre-in-China program. Westphal was responsible for conducting market research and reporting deal trends in China’s TMT and Biotech sectors, facilitating client relationships and conducting due

By |2018-12-13T15:10:00+00:00December 13th, 2018|Economics & Finance, Internships, News, Study Abroad|

Eden Gebeyehu ’19 gains knowledge of international education during Centre-in-China internship

As part of Centre College’s Centre-in-China program, anthropology and sociology major Eden Gebeyehu ’19 (Boston, Massachusetts) interned this fall at Stepping Stones China, a non-profit organization in Shanghai with a mission to improve the education and general welfare of disadvantaged children. Gebeyehu worked as a coordinator at one of the migrant schools, as well as at

By |2018-12-11T19:13:36+00:00December 11th, 2018|Internships, News, Study Abroad|

Digna Rosales Cruz ’20 engages in Chinese culture during international internship

As part of the Centre-in-China program, Centre College Grissom Scholar Digna Rosales Cruz ’20 (Brooklyn, New York) interned during the fall semester at the Shanghai Renewal Center, an organization committed to serving populations experiencing poverty in varying capacities by making every day needs available. The company also focuses on developing more sustainable support to alleviate

By |2018-12-07T17:43:24+00:00December 7th, 2018|Internships, News, Study Abroad|

Centre-in-China internship leads Spencer Gravenkamp ’20 on financial career path

Throughout the fall semester, Spencer Gravenkamp ’20 (Milwaukee, Wisconsin) participated in Centre College’s Centre-in-China program and interned with Austen Morris Associates, a wealth management firm. During the course of his internship, Gravenkamp found himself reviewing client portfolios, conducting analyses and proposing plans of action. He would also generate reports for the senior partners in the

By |2018-12-06T20:59:07+00:00December 5th, 2018|Economics & Finance, Internships, News, Study Abroad|

Centre-in-China internships open doors to global citizenship

As part of Centre College’s Centre-in-China program, 12 students spent their semester not just studying abroad but also participating in a variety of international internships. In addition to taking courses in China, students are offered the opportunity to participate in an internship in the largest city in the world, as part of their coursework, that

By |2018-12-04T13:51:56+00:00December 4th, 2018|Chinese, News, Study Abroad|

Centre’s study abroad program ranked #3 in the nation

Centre College maintains its #3 national ranking for study abroad participation rates at an undergraduate institution in the recent “Open Doors” report by the Institute of International Education (IIE). The College’s program is currently focused on increasing inclusion and readiness to assist students in preparing for more diverse on-campus curriculum and off-campus futures. “We are

By |2018-11-28T16:19:10+00:00November 28th, 2018|News, Rankings, Study Abroad|

Centre College ranked #4 for study abroad, U.S. News & World Report

Centre College raves of its study abroad program and the #3 ranking given by the Institute of International Education, in addition, the College was recently ranked #4 by U.S. News & World Report’s 2018 study abroad ranking. The ranked institutions had the highest percentage of 2016 graduating seniors who participated in study abroad programs during

By |2018-06-13T17:13:47+00:00June 6th, 2018|News, Rankings, Study Abroad|

Two CentreTerm courses travel to Brazil to explore culture

More than 20 Centre College students in the “Spanish-American Culture Abroad” and “Brazil’s Racial Paradise: Myth or Reality?” courses recently traveled to Brazil during CentreTerm, a three-week January term that gives students the opportunity to explore unique topics and faraway places through immersive courses, studying abroad or completing an internship or research project. Since the trip combined two

By |2018-02-16T10:40:35+00:00February 16th, 2018|CentreTerm, News, Spanish, Study Abroad|

Centre Summer Language Institute to prepare students for study, service and research in Asia

In its third year, Centre College’s Centre Summer Language Institute (CSLI) prepares students for study, service and research in Asia, during a five-week summer program that gives students the opportunity to immerse themselves in lesser known but important Asian languages and cultures. This year, the College will offer three language study sessions in Thai, Japanese

By |2018-05-31T19:25:23+00:00February 15th, 2018|News, Study Abroad, Summer Programs|
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