Centre hosts first online summer leadership program

As a part of the STAGES Leadership Certificate Program, over 70 Centre College students recently participated in the College’s first free, week-long online summer leadership program. Jack Layden, director of campus activities and leadership programming, said this program was created to engage with Centre students during a time when many of them may have had

By |2020-08-11T10:16:33-04:00August 10th, 2020|Uncategorized|

[PHOTO GALLERY] Family Weekend highlights campus life and the Centre experience

Throughout Centre College's annual Family Weekend, Sept. 27-29, students’ families had the opportunity to sample some of the many academic, athletic, cultural and philanthropic events available year-round on campus. See the gallery below for highlights. by Centre College News October 4, 2019  

By |2019-10-04T18:34:52-04:00October 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Centre students share summer internship experiences during showcase

Centre College students who participated in internships during the summer recently shared their experiences at the Summer Internship Showcase, giving the campus community a forum to learn about the variety of opportunities in which they engaged across the globe. This is the first of four internship showcases that occur throughout the academic year, highlighting internship

By |2019-09-06T17:20:05-04:00September 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Centre College Opening Convocation Speech: Dean of the College Ellen Goldey

With ceremony, solemnity and pageantry, Centre College’s Opening Convocation heralded the official start of the academic year on Sunday, Sept. 1. It is one of three convocations that bring the entire College together. The others are Founders Day in January and Honors Convocation in May. This year the ceremony introduced a ceremonial mace crafted entirely

By |2019-09-03T17:40:37-04:00September 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|

British Parliamentary Internship gives Branham Chandler ’20 insight to foreign politics

A summer internship combined with the opportunity to travel abroad is an unique opportunity to see the world while gaining experience in a future career. For rising Senior Branham Chandler (Versailles, Kentucky), his summer in England working as a Parliamentary Intern in the British Parliament is preparing him for a career in foreign politics. While

By |2019-07-24T14:28:52-04:00July 24th, 2019|Academics, Careers, Internships, News, Politics, Uncategorized|

Remembering Mildred “Mimi” Nolte McClellan Krebs

Mimi McClellan Krebs, 96, died Feb. 5, 2019, at her home in Marblehead, Mass. She was an accomplished pianist and composer whose works were performed at Centre College during the 1970s and 1980s, when she lived in Danville. Throughout her life, wherever she landed, Mimi McClellan Krebs made music. “I liked Mimi’s extravagant 10-minute piano

By |2019-02-25T17:58:40-05:00February 25th, 2019|Drama, Music, News, Religion, Uncategorized|

Jon Meacham to deliver 2019 Press Distinguished Lecture at Centre College

Presidential historian and former Newsweek editor Jon Meacham will visit Centre College on Feb. 12, 2019, to deliver the Press Distinguished Lecture and receive an honorary degree. The Press Distinguished Lecture series was endowed in 1999 by Lucille Little to honor her friends Lil and Len Press, who had founded and provided leadership for a number of

By |2019-01-29T15:02:21-05:00January 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Centre trustees approve statement on diversity, celebrate new residence hall construction and dedicate intercultural suite at fall meeting

The Centre College board of trustees held its fall meeting in Danville on October 25-26, 2018, which was followed by the annual Homecoming festivities. The most substantive action taken by the board was approval of a new Trustee Statement on Diversity, a key element of a yearlong effort by a trustee working group to offer

By |2018-11-01T13:21:34-04:00October 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Lincoln Scholars prepare to be ‘catalysts for good’ through summer enrichment experiences

Centre College’s Lincoln Scholars recently gave presentations to the campus community highlighting their summer enrichment experiences. One of the College’s premier scholarships, the Lincoln Scholars Program offers 10 students per year a full-ride-plus scholarship and three summer enrichment experiences. “The Lincoln Scholars Program is designed to build and develop the capabilities and skills needed by future

By |2018-10-15T15:06:43-04:00October 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|
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