Members of Central’s men’s and women’s tennis teams traveled to Mérida to participate in the Augie Lugo International Tennis Tournament.
May 18, 2018
An internship leads to research on a pressing issue of national significance.
Feb 19, 2018
Del Miller ’72 helped teams reach the pinnacle of college football success.
Nov 15, 2017
Heiting-Doane ’04 provides legal help to immigrants.
Aug 17, 2017
Katie Douglas ’17 runs her own local yoga studio while completing her last year at Central.
May 23, 2017
Career pilot traveled the world with the Wheelchair Foundation.
Feb 13, 2017 | 1 Comment
Junior Seth Eash is Central’s latest athletic training student to land an NFL internship with alumni connections.
Nov 15, 2016
A program in Des Moines promotes experiential learning among diverse populations.
Nov 14, 2016
During her semester in Budapest, Paige Wilkin developed new ideas for teaching math in Iowa.
Aug 15, 2016
Bryan Mejia ’16 helped athletes with disabilities take on physical and mental challenges during his Chicago internship.
May 19, 2016
Ryan McGowan ’02 works as director of organizational development and learning at Sports Authority’s corporate headquarters in Denver.
Feb 22, 2016
JJ and Tim TenClay work as RCA missionaries to support refugees in Italy.
Nov 16, 2015
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of study abroad, alumni travel writing was collected and published in an anthology.
Sep 4, 2015
Central inspires students, faculty and alumni to make an impact in global sustainability.
Aug 18, 2015 | 1 Comment
When it comes to service-learning, Central is taking the road less traveled.
May 28, 2015
Jon Dressel served as resident director of Central’s study abroad program in Wales, and he shares his memories of the program.
Apr 8, 2015 | 1 Comment
Central grads are leading in Des Moines — filling top roles in companies and serving with community organizations to make the area an even better place to live.
Feb 24, 2015
Central students continue to immerse themselves in off-campus learning opportunities in Iowa and around the globe.
Feb 24, 2015
It’s not easy, Elizabeth Paladino ’15 found, to keep middle schoolers busy all day. Paladino and Rachel Braak worked for the Science Center of Iowa this summer.
Nov 18, 2014
Being a guest in the Central College house in Merida, Yucatan, in January for three weeks made me so happy I could not sleep the first couple of nights I spent in the “faculty room.”
Sep 24, 2014
It’s a year of celebration for Central’s study abroad programs. In 1965, the first program was launched in Paris, and over the years many more opportunities have developed for students to gain international experience.
May 22, 2014
Michelle Bahl Raymer ’06 has made a habit of taking the road less traveled. She did this literally through service work with the Peace Corps in Guinea, West Africa, as well as through her career path in the nonprofit sector.
May 22, 2014
Take a look at a few recent memories from students who studied abroad as Central College Abroad gears up to celebrate its 50th anniversary.
Feb 12, 2014 | 3 Comments
Abby Norman ’12 is exploring the world by living and working abroad in London. She is making the most of her life one triathlon at a time.
Nov 22, 2013
Apurv Kumaria ’07 landed a job at ThoughtWorks, a software company in Chicago that is known for putting job candidates through one of the toughest interviews in the country.
Aug 30, 2013 | 1 Comment