Iowans in a Mayan Land

Jim Schulze, professor emeritus of psychology, and Lisa Rock ’87 explore modern Mayan and Mexican life while arranging homestays for Central College students.

May 11, 2012 | 3 Comments

Party Fit for a President

Jenae Jenison ‘11 didn’t waste any time getting involved in big things. Just weeks after graduating, she played a significant part in planning the Iowa visit of the Chinese heir apparent, Vice President Xi Jinping.

May 8, 2012

Mr. Vice President, Welcome to our Farm

Natalie Hansen Kimberley ’00 and her family received international attention when they played host to Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping at their family farm in February.

May 8, 2012

Instruments of Friendship

A partnership between the Central College music department and the Yucatan Youth Music Program culminated in a presentation and concert in Merida this January.

Mar 2, 2012 | 1 Comment

Outside the Classroom: Brian Roberts

Brian Roberts, associate professor of art, is attracted to the imagery of Iowa. During his sabbatical, he worked on a series of ceramic sculptures that reference the states’ familiar architecture.

Feb 16, 2012

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