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Around the Pond Harry Smith '73 held a discussion with Harold Hamm, CEO of Continental Resources, that included questions from students. dropShadow

Central’s Harry Smith Interviews Harold Hamm on Campus

Harry Smith ’73 interviewed Harold Hamm, CEO of Continental Resources in honor of National Entrepreneurship Day.

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In the World Blank Park Zoo dropShadow

Learning from the Community

When it comes to service-learning, Central is taking the road less traveled.

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Arts and Culture Frank Battisti visited Central to educate students on wind band. dropShadow

World-Renowned Conductor Leads Ensemble

Wind ensemble conductor and music educator Frank L. Battisti was in residence at Central Feb. 23 – March 1.

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Athletics Senior Camie Kibee and her teammates pulled a surprise in the 4x400-meter relay, taking fourth at the national meet and helping the Dutch score a 13th-place team finish, the program's best since 2002. dropShadow

Dutch Men Tie for League Track Crown; Women 13th in U.S.

Central captured a share of its fourth Iowa Conference men’s indoor track crown in the past six years, while the Dutch women’s program rose to new heights.

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Arthur Johnson retires after 46 years

Arthur Johnson is putting away his red pen. For the past 46 years at Central, the associate professor of English has urged students to perfect their prose.

Jul 17, 2015|20 Comments

Joy Prothero retires after 17 years

At one time, Joy Prothero, associate professor of education, wasn’t interested in teaching. Now she has taught for 41 years. “Of course I wanted to be a teacher!” she says.

Jul 10, 2015|5 Comments

Michael Harris: A Career Born in Nepal

Michael Harris found his passion in the Himalayas and brought it to Central, where he has taught for 25 years.

Jul 3, 2015

Esther Streed retires after 17 years

Professor of education Esther Streed retires after 17 years teaching at Central. “I ended up really deciding to follow my heart,” she says. “I love what I do.”

Jun 26, 2015