Ashley Sojka ’19

Undergraduate Research

More than 150 Central Students represented 25 courses and 15 academic disciplines as they presented research results to the campus community Dec. 4.

Feb 8, 2019

“Nostalgias De Mi Vida” by Gabriel Espinosa

Faculty Publications

Four members of the Central College faculty recently published new works.

Feb 8, 2019

Philip E. Nelson, professor emeritus of Purdue University and 2007 recipient of the World Food Prize.

Go Forth and Do Likewise

Philip E. Nelson presented Central College’s 2018 World Food Prize Lecture in October.

Feb 8, 2019

Sabrina Tallman ’22

Pollsters R Us

Fifteen students in a first-year Intersections course performed exit polling on Election Day.

Feb 8, 2019

Central student participating in Service Day.

Fall Service Day

For the first time in 12 years, Central’s service day took place in October instead of the spring.

Feb 8, 2019

Central’s 2018 Geisler Penquite scholars.

Scholarship Honorees

Presenting Central’s 2018 Geisler Penquite scholars.

Feb 8, 2019

Humanities art

Humanists Present

Five Central students presented original research at the eighth annual Midwest Undergraduate Conference in the Humanities.

Feb 8, 2019

2018-19 Faculty Lecture Series

Living in Community Faculty Lecture Series

Central College faculty presenters explore the concept of community this fall in a lecture series open to all. Join them from 7-8 p.m. in the […]

Nov 15, 2018

Derek Jordan

Scared Sober

Derek Jorden presented “The Light was Green When I Last Looked: Warning Signs on the Road of High-Risk Choices” in the H.S. Kuyper Fieldhouse in September.

Nov 15, 2018

Back row left to right: Leslie Keuning Duinink ’90, in a new role as interim registrar; Jess Klyn de Novelo ’05, in a new role as director of career and professional development; Pavithra Premaratne, assistant professor of physics and engineering; and Alan Hastings, assistant professor of education. Front row, left to right: Julie Summers, lecturer of management and marketing; Morgan Keasler, associate director of career and professional development; Rosa Virginia Mendez, assistant director of study abroad; Dana Berggren, assistant director of community-based learning; and Amanda Clark, instructor of education.

Central Welcomes New Faculty and Staff

Central College welcomes new faculty and staff members.

Nov 14, 2018

Photo by Matt Rauch

Little Labyrinth on the Prairie

Central students proposed the college create a labyrinth—a path for walking meditation—during a first-year seminar.

Nov 14, 2018

Fifty-Cent Bike Rides

Fifty bike-share bikes are stationed in bike racks around the Central campus and Pella.

Nov 14, 2018

Fania Davis

Juvenile Justice Matures

Fania Davis shared her insights into justice and community during a week-long residency as a Woodrow Wilson Visiting Scholar in October.

Nov 14, 2018

Boardwalk House

Boardwalk House: Gone

In October Boardwalk House left Central College for its new home in rural Knoxville.

Nov 14, 2018

Frank Moore ’49 and his wife, Grace

Moore Support

The Moore Family Foundation Faculty Development Program for Teaching funded 14 faculty projects for the 2018-19 academic year.

Nov 14, 2018

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