Former U.S. president James Garfield once said, “The ideal college is” a professor “on one end of a log and a student on the other.” Since Centre College’s founding in 1819, the school has always been committed to personal education in order to prepare students for lives of learning, leadership and service.
From the College’s first class of five students to the Civil Rights Movement to hosting two Vice Presidential Debates, this video explores Centre’s extraordinary, nearly 200-year history.
Learn more about Centre College’s history. by Centre College News
January 21, 2016