President Mark Putnam encourages students and alumni to engage and learn by experience.
Aug 30, 2013
President Mark Putnam notes that the faith traditions at Central lead to student service.
May 17, 2013
Central has an amazing history of developing people who build the courage necessary to say, “Let’s do something hard.”
Feb 22, 2013
At Central, students receive an education rich in relationships—with each other and with faculty.
Nov 27, 2012 | 1 Comment
For most grads, commencement is not the end of service, but the beginning.
Sep 1, 2012 | 1 Comment
Faculty time with students is messy and inefficient. But for transformative education, it’s incredibly effective.
May 8, 2012 | 1 Comment
International travel can be intimidating at first, but once you have crossed our nation’s borders, your life will be different. I know this not only from my personal experience, but also from students and alumni who eagerly tell stories of their experiences exploring the world.
Feb 17, 2012 | 1 Comment
A bit of sarcasm? Not at all. I offer this question with great sincerity at an important time in Central College’s history.
Nov 25, 2011
When is the last time you had a meaningful conversation? The tyranny of the urgent too often diminishes the opportunity for deeper discussion about some of the better things.
Aug 8, 2011
As an educator, I am increasingly conscious that the knowledge, skills, experiences and values we encourage through the educational process are an important contribution to promoting global health.
Jul 28, 2011