Centre faculty share life stories at Omicron Delta Kappa event

Members of Centre College’s Omicron Delta Kappa leadership honor society will speak about the paths they have taken in their personal lives on Thursday, Oct. 18 at 7:30 p.m. in Young Hall 113. Speakers for this year’s program are Assistant Professor of Spanish Laura Chinchilla, Associate Professor of Politics and International Studies Dina Badie, and

By |2018-10-18T15:25:18+00:00October 18th, 2018|News|

Centre hosts convocation in Washington, D.C., Oct. 18

Centre College’s Center for Career & Professional Development (CCPD) and the Office for Global Citizenship (CGC) will be hosting the Centre-in-Washington Convocation and Reception on Oct. 18 in Washington, D.C. The event is for students who are currently participating in the program, as well as alumni who live in the area. Kyle Anderson, director of

By |2018-10-18T15:26:09+00:00October 18th, 2018|Alumni, Internships, News|

Anthony earns win No. 100 as Centre takes down Hood, 5-0

Jenelle Anthony attained the latest in a string of coaching milestones for Centre this fall, earning win No. 100 as her Colonel field hockey squad defeated Hood, 5-0, at Thomas Athletic Field. Since taking over the program in 2011, Anthony has compiled a 100-47 overall record and has seen the Colonels rise to heights never

By |2018-10-16T18:06:25+00:00October 16th, 2018|Athletics, News|

Centre hosts Kentucky Economic Association conference

For the first time, Centre College hosted the Kentucky Economic Association (KEA) conference on Oct. 12. “This is the annual meeting of the KEA,” said John Perry, associate professor of economics and chair of the conference. “The meeting provides an opportunity for economists—academic and professional—to present research to other economists. The conference also offers undergraduate

By |2018-10-16T13:04:13+00:00October 16th, 2018|Economics & Finance, News|

CentreFaith sponsors interfaith dialogue convocation

Centre College’s interfaith dialogue organization CentreFaith recently sponsored the second annual Interfaith Dialogue Panel Convocation. “It was quite a success, filling up Weisiger Theatre and sparking conversation about interfaith dialogue around campus,” said Ellen Tyra ’19, president of CentreFaith. Tyra said the convocation included dynamic conversations about topics of religion and dialogue between people of

By |2018-10-15T18:41:53+00:00October 15th, 2018|News, Religion, Religious Life|

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+00:00October 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|

World traveler Ellen Tyra ’19 sets the bar for study abroad [VIDEO]

By the time Ellen Tyra ’19 (Louisville, Kentucky) graduates from Centre College, she will have traveled to a total of 10 countries on seven abroad trips, including England, France, Germany, Japan, Luxembourg, Morocco, Myanmar, Spain, Switzerland and Thailand. Several of the locations she’s been to more than once. Tyra, a Brown Fellow and international studies and

By |2018-10-18T15:37:54+00:00October 9th, 2018|News|

Burch earns win No. 200 as Colonels blow out Warriors

Centre men's soccer overwhelmed Hendrix by a wide 10-0 margin Sunday, marking the 200th career victory for Head Coach Jeb Burch. By rolling past the Warriors and earning their first Southern Athletic Association win of the season, the Colonels improved to 8-4-1 overall and 1-2-1 in-conference. Hendrix falls to 4-10 (0-4 SAA). Already the winningest

By |2018-10-09T17:36:13+00:00October 9th, 2018|Athletics, News|

Centre students explore opportunities through Mellon grant

A number of Centre College students have already taken advantage of opportunities presented through a $850,000 four-year grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation awarded to Centre, Rhodes College and Sewanee: The University of the South. Focus areas for the grant involve making select study abroad, study away and internship experiences of each campus accessible to all

By |2018-10-08T17:48:28+00:00October 8th, 2018|News|
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