Klay Bonnstetter, son of Kevin ’05 and Steffanie Bonnstetter.

Central Wants YOU

What takes four years but lasts a lifetime? Membership in the Central family! Here are four ways the alumni office helps you stay connected with the college.

May 20, 2020

This 1957 issue of the “Central College Bulletin” served as that year’s admission brochure. Inside, photo spreads featured all aspects of college life from academics to athletics.

In Our Own Words

How has Central described itself to the world during the past 130 years?

May 20, 2020

Amy Coughenour ’87

Liberal Arts and Management

Study abroad led to an international career for this CEO of a high-tech nonprofit.

May 20, 2020

Laurynn Mize ’21 and other students posing for a photo with a dog

Proud to Be Dutch!

Students and Alumni Respond to COVID-19

May 20, 2020

Garrett Saunders ’19 signs a young fan's ball.

Central’s Saunders Gets Minor League Shot

For Garrett Saunders ’19, the real world beckoned. Then he got the call.

May 20, 2020

Aerial shot of Kuyper Athletics Complex

Athletics Updates – Spring 2020

Read the Spring 2020 wrap-up for Dutch athletics.

May 20, 2020

Cory Synhorst SerVaas ’44

In Memoriam: Cory Synhorst Servaas ’44

Cory Synhorst SerVaas ’44, former editor of The Saturday Evening Post, physician, inventor, health educator and television personality, died March 6, 2020, in Indianapolis, Indiana. She was 95.

May 20, 2020

Martin Feeney

In Memoriam: Former Central Professor Martin Feeney

Martin Daniel Feeney, associate professor of communication at Central College from 1986 to 2008, died Jan. 3, 2020, in Clive, Iowa. He was 71.

May 20, 2020

Marin Harrington ’21 in London’s Trafalgar Square.

It Was the Best of Times, It Was the Worst of Times

“This might be the happiest I’ve ever been,” I told my friends. The news I had to leave London arrived one week later.

May 20, 2020

Central College President Mark Putnam

We’ve (Almost) Been Through This Before

Central has weathered much in its 167-year history.

May 20, 2020

Richard ’62 and Mary Roorda Glendening ’62

More Than 35 Consecutive Years of Giving

Richard ’62 and Mary Roorda Glendening ’62 have dedicated their lives to advancing Central’s mission.

May 20, 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

Styx performing in 2017.

Letters to the Editor – Spring 2020

Read the latest letters to the editor submissions.

May 13, 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