Mark Barloon, lecturer of history, relishes the
chances he gets to travel around the United
States and visit historical sites—he brings
along his students and extends the invitation
to faculty, staff, other students and alumni. No
matter your major, Barloon inspires all those
who attend by bringing history to life.

Living History

Mark Barloon, lecturer of history, has had a passion for American history since he was a child—and he shares that enthusiasm with his students.

Feb 12, 2014 | 1 Comment


Teacher Prep 101

The Central Teacher Academy provides students a chance to teach and connect in schools before student teaching. Central Teacher Academy alums and currents students join together for a brighter future.

Feb 12, 2014 | 3 Comments


It’s Off to Work We Go

With internship opportunities in Chicago and Washington, D.C., Central students can venture off campus for real-life job opportunities—and they gain more than work experience in the process.

Feb 11, 2014


Transforming Maytag

Central responds to the ever-evolving college student with a $2.75 million Maytag Student Center remodel thanks to the Fred Maytag Family Foundation.

Nov 22, 2013 | 2 Comments


Many Gifts For the Dutch

We are extremely grateful to the alumni and community that treasure Central and all it has to offer. Thank you to All donors for believing in Central. Central has been the beneficiary of several gifts from generous donors over the past several months. Thanks to these donors, Central has been able to update facilities, work more efficiently and use grants for student initiatives.

Nov 22, 2013

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