Aerial shot of the new Peace Mall renovations.

Around the Pond – Spring 2021

Read up on the latest updates from around Central.

Apr 7, 2021

Students working near the pond during Service Day 2020.

Around the Pond – Winter 2021

Read up on the latest updates from around Central.

Jan 15, 2021

2020 Central graduate with "Better Late Than Never" on her mortarboard.

Better Late Than Never

In some ways, this is a story about what wasn’t. There were plans for Homecoming and Commencement and then there was 2020.

Nov 13, 2020

Dean Furness ’94

Motivation Gone Viral

Dean Furness ’94 recently gave a TED talk about overcoming challenges and resetting your personal average.

Nov 13, 2020

A memorial to Central’s veterans flanks the college’s new Peace Mall history garden and Wallace Spencer Stepenske ’64 Amphitheater

Around the Pond – Summer/Fall 2020

Read up on the latest updates from around Central.

Nov 13, 2020

Celebrating Hoo-Rah Day 2020

Celebrating Hoo-Rah Day

Central College celebrated its fourth annual Hoo-Rah Day on Tuesday, April 7.

May 20, 2020

Students eating in Central Market, alongside recently installed artwork.

Around the Pond – Spring 2020

Read up on the latest updates from around Central.

May 11, 2020

Students walking on Peace Mall during snowy weather.

Around the Pond – Winter 2020

Read up on the latest updates from around Central.

Feb 14, 2020

Earl Simmelink

Donor Profile — Earl Simmelink

A Wisconsin dairy farmer who never attended Central College gave hundreds of thousands of dollars to ensure generations of students would benefit from the education he never received.

Feb 14, 2020

Joyce Schipper with former Central President David Roe at the naming of the Ron & Joyce Schipper Stadium in 2006.

In Memoriam: Central Stadium Namesake Joyce Schipper Dies

Joyce Schipper, wife of Central College’s late College Football Hall of Fame coach Ron Schipper, passed away Dec. 29 in Holland, Michigan.

Dec 30, 2019

Robert Franks, left, and Cynthia Mahmood, right, are joined by Tej and Karen Dhawan after it was announced the Dhawans established the Franks-Mahmood Fund for Undergraduate Research. The news was shared at a faculty endowed chairs’ conference dinner on campus Sept. 20.

Around the Pond – Fall 2019

Read up on the latest updates from around Central.

Nov 15, 2019 | 1 Comment

“Mandy Spangler Manning ’98

Letters to the Editor – Fall 2019

Read the latest letters to the editor submissions.

Nov 15, 2019

President Mark Putnam

The State of the College

An annual report and honor roll of giving.

Nov 14, 2019

Don Burns ’50

Letters to the Editor – Summer 2019

In response to an increasing number of your letters, we’re launching a new Letters to the Editor section.

Aug 15, 2019 | 1 Comment

2019 graduates

Commencement 2019: The Measure of Success

Highlights from Commencement 2019

Aug 15, 2019

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