BuzzFeed shares 12 life-changing places to study abroad with Centre

BuzzFeed is currently featuring Centre College’s nation-leading study abroad program through a quiz that invites readers to "plan a semester abroad and we’ll predict your future career." In addition, the site, in collaboration with Centre, shares a list of 12 life-changing places to study abroad before you graduate. In the quiz, participants have the opportunity

By |2018-09-21T13:15:39+00:00September 21st, 2018|News|

Emerson Prager ’19 promotes gender diversity, leadership through summer internship in NYC

Emerson Prager '19 International studies and politics double major Emerson Prager ’19 (Colchester, Vermont) spent the summer interning in New York City at Tenshey, Inc., a tech-enabled startup with a mission to advance gender diversity and leadership development through executive coaching. During the internship, Prager worked with Maggie Chan Jones, first female CMO of

By |2018-09-21T14:26:04+00:00September 20th, 2018|Internships, News|

Centre students make a difference at local African-American cemetery

During New Student Orientation, first-year students participate in Service Plunge, an annual event that gives first-years the opportunity to make a difference in the local region through service at a variety of sites across town. The Shelby City African-American Cemetery has been a place students have served at for three years. This year, a group

By |2018-09-20T13:19:51+00:00September 20th, 2018|Community Service, News|

Ché Rhodes ’95 to display art work in AEGON Gallery

Centre College alumnus Ché Rhodes ’95 will display an exhibit of his glass and mixed media sculptures in the AEGON Gallery in the Jones Visual Arts Center, Sept. 21 through Oct. 27. An opening reception will be held on Friday, Sept. 21 from 5-7 p.m. Rhodes was hired in 2005 to build the glass program

By |2018-09-20T13:14:10+00:00September 19th, 2018|Alumni, Events, News|

Family Weekend 2018 showcases life at Centre, Sept. 21-23

Centre College’s Family Weekend will be held on Sept. 21-23, offering students’ families the opportunity to sample some of the many academic, athletic, cultural and philanthropic events available year-round on campus. Visiting families will be able to enjoy plays, music, classes, tours and much more throughout the weekend. FAMILY WEEKEND SCHEDULE Shows • Student Performances:

By |2018-09-18T19:39:58+00:00September 18th, 2018|News|

Student production “I Have Something To Say” to run through Family Weekend, Sept. 19-22

Centre College’s Dramatic Arts Program will host its annual Family Weekend production in Weisiger Theatre. This year, students will present “I Have Something To Say,” on Sept. 19-21 at 8 p.m. and Sept. 22 at 5 p.m. “I Have Something To Say” is a production comprised of 10, 10-minute plays written and performed by Centre

By |2018-09-18T19:39:41+00:00September 18th, 2018|News|

Kentucky author Bobbie Ann Mason to perform reading at Centre, Sept. 19

Centre College will welcome Kentucky author Bobbie Ann Mason to campus on Sept. 19, where she will be reading from her work in Vahlkamp Theatre at 7:30 p.m. The reading is free and open to the public and will be followed by a book signing. “This is an especially exciting time to have Bobbie Ann Mason

By |2018-09-18T16:08:12+00:00September 18th, 2018|News|

Shepherd intern Stephanie Keller ’20 expands her perspective on poverty, education in New York City

Determined to take her studies on the effects of poverty outside of the classroom, Stephanie Keller ‘20 (Louisville, Kentucky) had the opportunity to work this summer with the Shepherd Higher Education Consortium on Poverty (SHECP) in New York City. SHECP is a non-profit organization whose mission is to transform poverty studies in the United States by immersing

By |2018-09-14T13:58:45+00:00September 14th, 2018|Internships, News|

Centre College still among best in the nation and top in Kentucky according to College Raptor ranking

At a time when college rankings have become a cottage industry, with each new “best” list competing for its own luster by devising increasingly complex and novel methodologies, it’s refreshing to see that what started out years ago as a simple college planning tool created by a dad for his own college-aged children is standing

By |2018-09-13T12:17:07+00:00September 12th, 2018|News, Rankings|

Forbes again ranks Centre College among nation’s best, cites its “grateful grads”

Centre College is still the #1 college in Kentucky and remains among the best in the nation, according to the 2018 America’s Top Colleges ranking by Forbes magazine. The annual ranking looks at post-graduation success, the student experience, debt after graduation, academic success and graduation rates in making its determination. Among institutions in the commonwealth,

By |2018-09-11T18:48:30+00:00September 11th, 2018|News, Rankings|
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