FROM THE PRESIDENT: Keep the Presidential Debates on College Campuses

This article originally appeared in the The New York Times as part of the "Room for Debate" series. Hosting presidential campaign debates on college campuses provides a unique opportunity for the youngest voters to see democracy up close. At a time when youth voter turnout is at an all-time low, candidates should be spending more time on college

By |2015-10-15T09:14:40+00:00October 15th, 2015|News|

Gubernatorial debate sparks important conversations at Centre College

VIEW THE DEBATE here A spirited gubernatorial debate took place at Centre College, in partnership with WAVE3 News and sponsor AARP, on Oct. 6 in Newlin Hall at Centre’s Norton Center for the Arts. Guided by the College's commitment to host important conversations in and out of the classroom, the event featured a lively discussion between candidates Matt Bevin and Jack Conway about

By |2015-10-07T16:28:07+00:00October 7th, 2015|News|

Centre website to offer live stream, real-time blogging of gubernatorial debate

[The video stream of the debate and the real-time blogging event can be viewed live at this link beginning at 7 p.m.] During the much-anticipated Centre College gubernatorial debate on Tuesday, Oct. 6, from 7 to 8 p.m., audiences will be able to view a real-time blogging event hosted by Centre faculty experts and students. The blogging team,

By |2015-10-05T16:18:39+00:00October 5th, 2015|News|

#CentreGovDebate highlights College's gubernatorial connections

Guided by a culture of civic engagement at Centre College, it is no surprise that many Centre students choose to pursue lives of leadership and service for their state and country. With the gubernatorial debate at Centre fast approaching, we've taken a look at some of the College’s gubernatorial connections, which includes an alumni roster of 11 governors

By |2015-10-05T10:15:14+00:00October 5th, 2015|News|

Centre Student Government Association hosts panel discussion about issues facing the Commonwealth

Centre College supports an engaged community of students and global citizens who are committed to remaining informed about issues on state, national and international levels. To that end, the Student Government Association (SGA) recently held a panel discussion between the College’s political organizations to inform students on the top issues that may be of interest during Centre’s upcoming gubernatorial

By |2015-10-01T16:39:39+00:00October 1st, 2015|News|

Centre students engage in democratic process through gubernatorial debate

Centre College is committed to educating tomorrow's citizens for lives of leadership and service in and out of the classroom. Events such as this fall's Kentucky Gubernatorial Debate, scheduled for Oct. 6 in Newlin Hall at Centre College's Norton Center for the Arts, gives students the opportunity, regardless of their majors or career plans, to be engaged with the democratic

By |2015-10-01T13:22:10+00:00October 1st, 2015|News|

Centre leads digital discussion for gubernatorial debate

Centre College will welcome Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway and Louisville businessman Matt Bevin to campus for a gubernatorial debate in Newlin Hall at the Norton Center for the Arts on Tuesday, Oct. 6 at 6:45 p.m. Building on its national reputation as a place where important conversations occur, Centre will lead the digital discussion surrounding

By |2015-09-29T08:59:56+00:00September 29th, 2015|News|

Centre offers gubernatorial debate tickets to the public

Centre College will welcome Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway and Louisville businessman Matt Bevin to campus for a gubernatorial debate in Newlin Hall on Tuesday, Oct. 6 at 6:45 p.m. Sponsored by AARP, the hour-long event will be moderated by news anchor Scott Reynolds and broadcast live statewide on both television and radio stations by media

By |2015-09-09T12:14:12+00:00September 9th, 2015|News|

Centre College announces candidate criteria for 2015 gubernatorial debate

As part of its planning and preparation to host a 2015 Kentucky gubernatorial debate, Centre College has recently completed formal candidate criteria guidelines. Sponsored by AARP, the Centre debate is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, Oct. 6, from 7 to 8 p.m. on the stage of Newlin Hall. This 1,470-seat auditorium in Centre College’s

By |2015-07-31T09:15:23+00:00July 31st, 2015|News|
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