Jacob K. Javits Fellowship Program

24 Oct 2013 Posted by Centre News in

Jacob K. Javits Fellowship Program AFTER CENTRE YOUR DEGREE FELLOWSHIPS & SCHOLARSHIPS GRADUATE SCHOOL CENTER FOR CAREER & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OUTCOMES LINKEDIN Contact the Center for Career & Professional Development Location: Telephone: Fax: Email: Old Carnegie 859.238.5283 859.238.5757 careers@centre.edu Hours:…

2015 Family Weekend Schedule

28 Oct 2013 Posted by Centre News in

OFFICES EVENTS SUBMIT AN EVENT CONVOCATIONS FAMILY WEEKEND HOMECOMING COMMENCEMENT Upcoming Events FILM: The End of the Line 09/07/2015 Danville Friday, September 18 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. ART EXHIBIT THE NEW WORLD,  Aegon Gallery in the Jones Visual Arts Center.  Free admission. Come see and enjoy recent paintings by Centre alumnus Thuan Vu ‘95. Open to the public. 9 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. CENTRE BOOKSTORE No trip to Centre is complete…

USA Today All-USA Academic Team

24 Oct 2013 Posted by Centre News in

USA Today All-USA Academic Team AFTER CENTRE YOUR DEGREE FELLOWSHIPS & SCHOLARSHIPS GRADUATE SCHOOL CENTER FOR CAREER & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OUTCOMES LINKEDIN Melissa Raley USA Today’s 2010 All-USA College Academic Honorable Mention Team “What’s really neat about this award is that it reflects how I was able to connect my community involvement and extracurricular passions with my academic work at Centre. The essay asked me t…

Submit An Event

19 Sep 2013 Posted by Centre News in

Use the form below to submit an event for consideration on the Centre Calendar. Your Details Name Email Event Name * The event name. Example: Birthday party When This is a recurring event. Recurrences span from From to to Events start from Event starts at to All day This event repeats…

Laura Garrett ’13 uncovers little-known Centre Civil War stories

12 Sep 2013 Posted by Centre News in Academics, Alumni, News, Research

As an institution nearly two centuries old, Centre is a place with a rich history, and Laura Garrett ’13 now knows that better than anyone. Inspired by a CentreTerm class, she recently delved into Centre’s past and came back with a fascinating array of stories—particularly those of women and African-Americans at Centre leading up to and after the Civil War. “I took a class with Dr. Robert Murray called ‘Slavery, Memory, and the…

Mitchell Scholarship

24 Oct 2013 Posted by Centre News in

Mitchell Scholarship AFTER CENTRE YOUR DEGREE FELLOWSHIPS & SCHOLARSHIPS GRADUATE SCHOOL CENTER FOR CAREER & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OUTCOMES LINKEDIN Sam Yates 2010 Mitchell Scholarship Recipient “Centre has helped me develop into more educated, well-rounded individual,” he continues. “I’ll leave knowing that I’ve not gotten to explore all that Centre has to offer (the downside to major requirements), but I’m grateful for the…

Centre to ring in new year with new website

27 Nov 2013 Posted by Centre News in News

Many welcome the New Year as a time for change, and the Centre College Communications Office will certainly be doing so this January when it unveils a brand new website. Director of Communications Michael Strysick explains the need for a complete redesign. “The last major redesign of the Centre website was completed in 2009,” he says. “Mobile technology in particular has evolved at a rapid pace over that period, and we want to…

Forbes ranks Centre College among top colleges in nation for ROI

02 Apr 2014 Posted by Centre News in Alumni, News, Rankings

Centre College is among the nation’s leading colleges for highest return on investment, according to a new report from Forbes. The magazine’s 2014 Grateful Grads Index ranks the top 100 private colleges for best long-term value and highest return of investment based on alumni participation in giving. Among liberal arts colleges, Centre secured the #6 spot in the South and #35 in the nation. Centre is ranked #66 in the nation among all colleges…

[Guest Blog] Commonwealth Duel: Centre students create website to highlight Kentucky’s U.S. Senate race

19 May 2014 Posted by Centre News in Uncategorized

While teaching his recent Politics and Journalism in the Age of Social Media class at Centre College, visiting instructor and KET host Bill Goodman presented students with a challenge to devise a way to help Kentuckians “gain a better understanding and knowledge” of the U.S. Senate race. The winning project: Commonwealth Duel, an aggregating website designed and maintained by seven Centre students. The group represents both Republicans and Democ…

Centre student projects explore improving campus sustainability

21 Nov 2013 Posted by Centre News in Academics, Campus, News, Sustainable Centre

Though fall has painted campus in autumn hues and winter is well on its way, Centre is busy going green, thanks to several inquisitive environmental studies students who are working to complete a series of thought-provoking campus projects. Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies Brett Werner lauds these students’ recent efforts. “The College benefits from having students pursue sustainable practices,” he says, “proj…

Protocol Requirements

26 Nov 2013 Posted by Centre News in

Protocol Requirements ACADEMIC AFFAIRS OFFICE INSTITUTIONAL REVIEW BOARD GENERAL PRINCIPLES CLASS PROJECTS SUBMITTING AN APPLICATION PROTOCOL REQUIREMENTS EXEMPTIONS REVIEW PROCEDURES REVISIONS & RENEWALS APPEALS IRB GLOSSARY DOCUMENTS & FORMS Contact Academic Affairs Address: Telephone: Fax: Email: Academic Affairs Office Old Centre – First Floor…

Centre College claims highest graduation rate in state, reports eCollegeFinder

25 Apr 2014 Posted by Centre News in News, Rankings

Delivering on its reputation for high achievement, Centre College was recently featured in a national roundup by eCollegeFinder for having the highest overall graduation rate of any college or university in the Commonwealth — and among the best in the nation. The website, dedicated to matching students with colleges or universities that best fit their needs, released a national map earlier this week showcasing “which schools boast the high…

U.S. News ranks Centre College #42 in the nation

14 Sep 2011 Posted by Student Worker in News Archive

Centre College improved its national ranking by five spots in the 2012 U.S. News Best Colleges Guide, rising to #42 in the “National Liberal Arts Colleges” category. Centre has long enjoyed a reputation as being one of the nation’s top-50 colleges, but this is the most significant increase in the last 10 years. “Our approach to undergraduate education and metrics for success are informed by an internal compass nearly two centuries in the making,…

CentreTerm 2015: Economics class partners with Ephraim McDowell to propose new health policies

11 Feb 2015 Posted by Centre News in Academics, CentreTerm, Community-Based Learning, Economics, News

Exemplifying Centre College’s commitment to experiential learning, community-based learning initiatives continue to be integrated into more and more classes, including Assistant Professor of Economics Patten Mahler’s new CentreTerm course Policy Analysis in Our Community. This January, the upper-level economics class partnered with Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center to research a variety of health policy issues affecting the lo…

Instructions for Students

28 Apr 2014 Posted by Centre News in

Instructions for Students ABOUT IMAGE LIBRARY / HOME INSTRUCTIONS FOR FACULTY HUMANITIES PHOTOSHOP BASICS POWERPOINT GUIDE SCANNING IMAGES “ART IN THE NEWS” BLOG WEB RESOURCES FAQ Contact Image Curator Address: Ann Silver, Visual Resources Curator Jones Visual Art Center 209 S. Beatty Avenue Room 202 Danville, KY 40422-1394 Telephone: 859.238.5734 Hours: Academic Year Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. – 12 noon Email:…