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|

Record 264 students study abroad during CentreTerm 2018

Every January, during CentreTerm, Centre College students venture to destinations across the globe for three weeks of intensive study. This year, a total of 264 students, taught by 12 professors, are participating in courses that range from The Source: Drama and Math in Ancient Greece to Physical Science of Volcanoes. “This is the most we’ve

By |2018-06-01T13:06:29+00:00January 5th, 2018|CentreTerm, News, Study Abroad|

Centre College maintains #3 ranking in the nation for study abroad

Centre College remains ranked #3 in the nation for study abroad participation rates at an undergraduate institution in the recent "Open Doors" report by the Institute of International Education (IIE). The opportunity to study abroad, along with a free passport for every incoming student, is a guarantee in the Centre Commitment. “Other colleges always want

By |2018-05-30T18:51:50+00:00November 13th, 2017|News, Rankings, Study Abroad|

Isabelle Ballard ’16 paints Centre’s study abroad experience

From studio art major to commissioned painter, Isabelle Ballard ’16 is using her artistic skills to illustrate the Centre College study abroad experience in a mural that will be displayed in the College's Center for Global Citizenship. Director of the Center for Global Citizenship Kyle Anderson came up with the idea to commission a mural.

By |2018-05-29T19:02:27+00:00October 5th, 2017|News, Studio Art, Study Abroad|

IN THE NEWS | Campuses Flourish When Teachers Travel

This article originally appeared on Huffington Post. “It seems like a series of accidents,” Philip recalled. “On my own, I wouldn’t have set out to do any of this. I threw something together for the trip to China — just an idea I had been thinking about for a while.” Five years after a faculty research

By |2018-05-24T18:31:35+00:00September 7th, 2017|English, Environmental Studies, News, Study Abroad|

CENTRE INTERNSHIPS | Centre students follow passions, help refugees resettle in Kentucky

This summer, Kentucky Refugee Ministries (KRM) gave three Centre College student interns hands-on experience with the American immigration process. Katie Davidson ’18, Amanda Iocono ’18 and Ian Ennis ’18 interacted daily with clients navigating the American refugee visa process. Davidson worked as a communications intern in Louisville, while Iocono served as a legal intern and

By |2018-05-30T18:45:15+00:00August 21st, 2017|French, Internships, News, Pre-Law, Study Abroad|

Centre College students conduct research in Barbados

Do wild green monkeys in Barbados still recognize leopards as a threat? This is a question a group of Centre College students had the opportunity to discover the answer to while studying abroad in Barbados with Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience Melissa Burns-Cusato. “We come to the reserve with students each year to teach them how to conduct

By |2018-05-31T13:59:39+00:00July 12th, 2017|News, Research, Study Abroad|

CENTRE INTERNSHIPS | Alana Smith ’18 introduces French youth to American culture

Alana Smith ’18 is working as a counselor and English language teacher this summer at the American Village Camps in France. Through a combination of classroom instruction and immersion, her efforts are focused on engaging French students across cultures. American Village Camps gives French youth a completely immersive English language experience coupled with traditional American-style

By |2018-05-31T14:05:24+00:00July 12th, 2017|Education, European Studies, French, Internships, News, Study Abroad|
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