Career mentor network relaunches this fall with new software

The Center for Career & Professional Development (CCPD) recently switched to a more user-friendly software to employ the College's Career Mentor Network. AlumniFire now makes it easier for students to connect with Centre graduates who want to help them in their career efforts. Every member of the Career Mentor Network is a Centre alumnus who

By |2018-10-04T18:19:54+00:00October 4th, 2018|News|

Anna Bushong ’21 and Margaux Crider ’18 partner in service at Grace Café

Since its inception in 2015, Centre College students have been actively involved in the local “pay-as-you-can,” non-profit organization Grace Café. Today, Bonner Scholar Anna Bushong ‘21 stands as the youngest member to be inducted to the café’s board of directors. She joins efforts with recent Centre graduate Margaux Crider ‘18, who servers as the café's

By |2018-09-27T18:58:49+00:00September 27th, 2018|Internships, News|

Chicago internship leads Alex Grove ’20 on law career path

Before starting his junior year at Centre College, Alex Grove ’20 (Louisville, Kentucky) spent his summer interning at Molto Properties, an industrial real estate development firm based in Chicago with nation-wide holdings. “I attended lease negotiations, environmental mitigation meetings, construction progress meetings, punch list walks and even investment committee meetings,” Grove said. “I got to

By |2018-09-26T14:04:17+00:00September 26th, 2018|Internships, News|

Phi Beta Kappa’s Visiting Scholar Laura Brown to give talk on campus, Oct. 4

Centre College’s Phi Beta Kappa’s Visiting Scholars Program will welcome Laura Brown, John Wendell Anderson Professor of English at Cornell University, to campus, Oct. 4-5. During her visit, Brown will give a talk titled, “How We Love: Animal Affects in Eighteenth-Century Literary Culture,” on Oct. 4 at 7:30 p.m. in Young Hall 113. In her

By |2018-09-26T12:15:23+00:00September 26th, 2018|News|

Centre Athletics announces Hall of Fame Class of 2018

Centre Athletics is pleased to announce five new members to our Hall of Fame. Below are the five inductees of the Hall of Fame Class of 2018 and their career accomplishments: Clay Curry (1998): Four year letterwinner in football; Named All-SCAC (1995, 1996, 1997); Received Most Improved Player Award (1995); Named Centre's Most Valuable Defensive Back

By |2018-09-25T20:06:45+00:00September 25th, 2018|Athletics, News|

Centre to recognize distinguished alumni during Homecoming 2018

Gail Mitchell Hoyt ‘88 Centre College will recognize four graduates for their accomplishments and contributions by naming them Distinguished Alumni at its annual recognition ceremony, Oct. 27, as part of the Homecoming 2018 campus festivities. The College will also induct four alumni into Centre’s Athletic Hall of Fame. Distinguished alumna Gail Mitchell Hoyt

By |2018-09-25T19:53:38+00:00September 25th, 2018|Alumni, News|

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 |2018-09-24T12:25:30+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|
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