Scottie Yang ’18

Super-Selfie

Brian Peterson and Scottie Yang ’18 both love caped crusaders who make it their mission to save the world.

Aug 17, 2018

Chris Weaver '10

From Dutch to Dream

Chris Weaver ’10 will put a spell on you.

May 23, 2018

Render of Douwstra Auditorium renovations.

Douwstra Auditorium Renovations Underway

A renovation of historic Douwstra Auditorium began in December 2017, transforming the local landmark into a regional concert hall.

Feb 19, 2018

Central joined with the Pella community in reading “The Sacred Acre.”

Central Hosts Community Reading Experience

Central and Pella community members were invited to read “The Sacred Acre” and hear guest speaker Aaron Thomas.

Nov 15, 2017

Seven students traveled to Costa Rica as part of Central’s newest research program. Back row: Ryan Kruse ’18, Macin Harvey ’19, Caitlyn Champ ’19, Huma Liptak ’17, assistant professor of exercise science Sara Shuger Fox, lecturer of Spanish Oscar Reynaga. Front row: Lauren Vahlcamp ’19, Lauren Moll ‘20 and a local student.

Professors Launch Costa Rica Research Program

Students pursued research in environmental law, nutrition and health, family cultures, bee diversity and Geographic Information Systems (GIS).

Aug 17, 2017

During the March 22 commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr.’s visit to campus, president Mark Putnam spoke on the legacy of open inquiry.

Adding Light

Ensuring the legacy of open inquiry on campus.

May 22, 2017 | 1 Comment

Flying Pans Celebrate 10 Years of Alumni Concerts

The Flying Pans steel drum band celebrated its 10th year performing with alumni members.

Feb 14, 2017

Associate professor of art Matthew Kelly.

Portrait of the Artist

Mathew Kelly, associate professor of art, helps students express their creativity.

Feb 14, 2017 | 1 Comment

Nicole Kaplan Awarded Weller Distinguished Professorship of the Liberal Arts

Kaplan has taught at Central since 2002 and directed Central’s Paris program until 2006.

Nov 15, 2016

Central Connections in HD

Joe Jones and Naji Naufal started making short films at Central. Now, full-time film careers take them around the world.

Aug 15, 2016

Harry Smith '73 interviewing acclaimed author Reza Aslan

Harry Smith Interviews Acclaimed Author Reza Aslan

Harry Smith and Reza Aslan discussed topics including Islam, the Middle East, Muslim Americans and more.

Aug 15, 2016

Walter Cannon

A Rewarding Career

Shakespeare connections are a hallmark of English professor Walter Cannon’s 36 years at Central.

May 19, 2016 | 1 Comment

Taylor Schuelke '12

A View of Her Own

D.C. internship sets Taylor Schuelke on path to National Geographic.

May 18, 2016 | 1 Comment

Singing for Jennifer Hudson is just one of Chris Weaver's musical successes.

Doors Opening for Central Vocalist

Chris Weaver ’10 finds his music getting attention in NYC.

Feb 19, 2016

Where Are They Now – Mu Gamma Pi

Mu Gamma Pi, an honorary music fraternity exclusive to Central, has been around since 1954.

Nov 16, 2015

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