Centre joins community effort to provide masks for local healthcare workers

As part of a Danville–Boyle County community effort, the Centre College program in dramatic arts is utilizing resources from its costume shop to support the local health community. With the help of a basic sewing machine, faculty and staff members can make masks from a pattern provided by the Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center (EMRMC).

By |2020-03-27T14:52:38-04:00March 27th, 2020|Drama, News|

Center for Career & Professional Development continues to assist students with career preparation remotely

With Centre College students now off-campus and continuing the semester online, the Center for Career & Professional Development (CCPD) is continuing their efforts to work with and support students remotely. In an email sent out to students, the CCPD shared ways for them to connect with their career counselor, through either email or scheduling an

By |2020-03-27T11:10:29-04:00March 27th, 2020|Careers, News, Remote Learning|

Annemieke Buis ’21 continues equine therapy internship remotely

While Centre College students will be continuing their classes online, psychology major and Spanish and creative writing minor Annemieke Buis ’21 (Christiana, Tennessee) has been given the opportunity to continue her study abroad internship in Mérida, Mexico, remotely. Buis is interning for Équre, an equine-assisted therapy organization. “I will be doing research and writing reports

By |2020-03-27T15:40:52-04:00March 26th, 2020|Creative Writing, Internships, News, Psychology, Spanish, Study Abroad|

#StayCentred campaign helps keep the campus community connected

While the campus community may be spread out for the remainder of the spring term, with students working remotely through online courses, the Centre College Communications office is launching a new social media effort to keep the College connected virtually despite the unfortunate separation during the COVID-19 pandemic.  The campaign, #StayCentred, is designed to encourage

By |2020-03-25T11:17:16-04:00March 24th, 2020|News, Remote Learning|

President Roush updates COVID-19 campus strategy

March 15, 2020 Dear Students, Faculty, and Staff, I write with a heavy heart and with an important update about how we are planning to manage in these challenging times of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). My message on Friday ended with acknowledgment that everything involved with the pandemic is very fluid. As such, things may change, requiring patience and

By |2020-03-24T09:20:51-04:00March 15th, 2020|News, Remote Learning|

Matthew Rollo ’22 breaks language barriers during CRAL internship in Strasbourg

French and history double major Matthew Rollo ‘22 (McCordsville, Indiana) is working this semester as an English language teaching assistant at the Centre de Ressources et d’Apprentissage des Langues (CRAL) at the University of Strasbourg. Every Thursday, Rollo observes two intermediate-level ESL classes that are conversation-based, revolving around presentations and discussions. “For example, students have

By |2020-03-12T11:02:46-04:00March 12th, 2020|French, History, Internships, News, Study Abroad|

Samuel McIntyre ’20 gains valuable non-profit experience during Centre-in-Washington internship

Centre College’s Centre-in-Washington program is giving international studies major Samuel McIntyre ’20 (Louisville, Kentucky) the opportunity to intern with the Meridian International Center, a non-profit organization that strengthens U.S. engagement with the world and accelerates collaboration through the exchange of leaders, ideas and culture. “My goal for several years has been to have an internship

By |2020-03-12T10:03:39-04:00March 12th, 2020|Chemistry, French, International Students, Internships, News, Study Abroad|

Centre hosts Kentucky Student Council Association spring conference

Centre College’s Student Government Association (SGA) recently hosted the Kentucky Student Council Association’s (KYSCA) spring conference, which is an opportunity for the organization to expand its programming, grow its membership and strengthen student voices across the state. “Strong leaders mean a bright future for Kentucky,” said SGA President Henry Snyder ’20. “The KYSCA is an

By |2020-03-10T11:44:05-04:00March 10th, 2020|Campus, News|

Danville named Kentucky’s most charming college town

Centre College is often recognized for its academic excellence, but it can also claim to be located in the most charming college town in Kentucky, according to MSN’s recent list of the most charming college town in every state and Washington, D.C. According to the listing, Danville is a “quaint, little city” with charming neighborhoods

By |2020-03-06T15:13:23-05:00March 6th, 2020|News, Rankings|

Centre-in-Washington internship opens doors of opportunity for Stephanie Akoto Bamfo ’21

As part of Centre College’s Centre-in-Washington program, politics major, international studies minor and Bonner Scholar Stephanie Akoto Bamfo ‘21 (Lexington, Kentucky) is working for the Capitol Hill Consulting Group as a legislative intern. Based in Washington, D.C., Capitol Hill Consulting Group is a bi-partisan government relations firm dedicated to providing comprehensive and individually tailored strategies

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