News & Events | 1999 News Archive

Choose any of the following headlines for the full release. For additional information from the Centre College Communications Office, contact Mike Norris, Diane Johnson, or Cindy Long. Telephone 859-238-5714 or 5718.

December 1999
Kitty Baird retires after 40 years coaching and teaching (Dec. 22, 1999)
Centre College runs pilot program for service scholarships (Dec. 22, 1999)
Centre College student studies Bowling Green real estate (Dec. 22, 1999)
Centre announces post-season football honors (Dec. 17, 1999)
New book by Eric Mount explores Christian ethics (Dec. 16, 1999)
Centre students raise funds for homeless veterans (Dec. 16, 1999)
Chris DeHoag honored at Centre College (Dec. 16, 1999)
Ashley Mason is president of Centre College Democrats (Dec. 16, 1999)
Centre College student studies Bowling Green real estate (Dec. 16, 1999)
Centre College soccer players honored with national awards (Dec. 13, 1999)
Centre College senior wins Rhodes Scholarship (Dec. 5, 1999)
Centre to host sizzling Tap Dogs (Dec. 1, 1999)
Centre College students plan event in support of homeless veterans (Dec. 1, 1999)
Centre professor publishes book about human mind (Dec. 1, 1999)
Holiday Concert to feature baritone Troy Cook (Dec. 1, 1999)
Local schools host Centre College student teachers (Dec. 1, 1999)

November 1999
Patterson is SCAC Player of the Week (Nov. 30, 1999)
Centre College honors student who created traveling children's theater (Nov. 24, 1999)
Centre students dig up the lawn, delve into archaeology (Nov. 18, 1999)
International magazine features Centre College president (Nov. 17, 1999)
Four Centre runners make all-region team (Nov. 16,1999)
Five Centre College soccer players earn conference honors (Nov. 16, 1999)
Centre's Thompson and Moses make all-region team (Nov. 15, 1999)
Mildren, Elliott set Centre College football records (Nov. 15, 1999)
College moves closer to hosting presidential debate (Nov. 8, 1999)
Men's soccer team receives NCAA bid (Nov. 8, 1999)
Centre College invites high school seniors to Open House (Nov. 4, 1999)
High school students invited to regional college fair in Danville (Nov. 4, 1999)
Centre names editors of student publications (Nov. 3, 1999)
Norris contributes book chapter (Nov. 3, 1999)
Moses leads region and conference in scoring (Nov. 1, 1999)

October 1999
Molly Alvey Named SCAC Player of the Week (Oct. 28, 1999)
Demmerle wins national scholar-athlete award (Oct. 28, 1999)
Centre teacher and artist is Kentucky Professor of the Year (Oct. 22, 1999)
Centre College adds new sorority chapter on campus (Oct. 22, 1999)
Centre honors four with Alumni Achievement Awards (Oct. 20, 1998)
Centre College inducts six into Athletic Hall of Fame (October 20, 1999)
Mildren, Gomez set football records; Mildren earns conference honors (October 19, 1999)
Centre College trustees hold fall meeting on campus (Oct. 15, 1999)
Cam Demmerle honored as Scholar-Athlete (Oct. 14, 1999)
Centre celebrates Homecoming Oct. 15-16 (Oct. 14, 1999)
Centre College becomes finalist to host presidential debate (Oct. 13, 1999)
Cam Demmerle honored as Scholar-Athlete (Oct. 14, 1999)
Norton Center to host the Moscow State Radio Symphony Orchestra and Chorus (Oct. 13, 1999)
Centre honors senior for work with children (Oct. 8, 1999)
Centre Goalie Named SCAC Player of the Week (Oct. 6, 1999)
Sheldon Tapley featured in national arts magazine (Oct. 5, 1999)
Centre opens art exhibit; unveils plans for outdoor sculpture on campus (Oct. 5, 1999)
Centre College to celebrate Family Weekend Oct. 8-9 (Oct. 5, 1999)
Centre College hosts debate on death penalty (Oct. 5, 1999)
Former Centre coach inducted into Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame (Oct. 1, 1999)

September 1999
New research shows that crime costs in U.S. have passed trillion-dollar mark (Sept. 28, 1999)
Centre College invites high school seniors to Open House (Sept. 29, 1999)
Centre's men's soccer team earns national ranking (Sept. 29, 1999)
Centre professor publishes article (Sept. 29, 1999)
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band coming to Centre College (Sept. 28, 1999)
"Fun, Fun, Fun" with the Beach Boys at Centre College (Sept. 28, 1999)
Centre faculty member honored as top Kentucky professor (Sept. 27, 1999)
Centre football players earn conference honors (Sept. 22, 1999)
Centre College fraternity sweeps national awards (Sept. 16, 1999)
WHIR Radio to broadcast Centre home games (Sept. 16, 1999)
Centre College freshmen start the year with a work project (Sept. 15, 1999)
Centre College opens year with strong enrollment (Sept. 15, 1999)
Centre Field Hockey Player Sets School Record (Sept. 14, 1999)
Centre appoints coordinator of instructional technology (Sept. 14, 1999)
Centre professor honored for work on "green chemistry" (Sept. 14, 1999 )
Heyman breaks school record with interception return (Sept. 13, 1999 )
"Diversity Weekend" in Danville to feature Howard Bingham (Sept. 9, 1999)
Centre College launches partnership with Louisville Zoo (Sept. 1, 1999)
Centre professor receives music award (Sept. 1, 1999)
Centre hosts sports picnic to launch fall season (Sept. 1, 1999)

August 1999
Princeton Review chooses Centre for Best Colleges guide (Aug. 26, 1999)
U.S. News cites Centre for alumni giving, international study (Aug. 20, 1999)
College pursues opportunity to host presidential debate (Aug. 17, 1999)
Former Centre football star inducted into College Hall of Fame (Aug. 17, 1999)
Kiplinger magazine cites Centre as a "Top Value" college (Aug. 17, 1999)
Centre College regains national title for alumni giving (Aug. 16, 1999)
Diversity Student Union elects officers (Aug. 12, 1999)
Centre College announces staff appointments (Aug. 12, 1999)
Centre summer research topics range from genetics to parenting (Aug. 4, 1999)
Centre College tapped for national honor (Aug. 4, 1999)
Centre Names Rall Sports Information Director (Aug. 2, 1999)

July 1999
McDaniel becomes Centre athletic director (July 30, 1999)
Centre gets second Fulbright Scholar for the Year (July 18, 1999)
Governor's Scholars: building ovens, baking bread (July 15, 1999)
Legislators to hold committee meeting on Centre College campus (July 13, 1999)
College pursues summer construction, renovation projects (July 7, 1999)
Centre artist included in current exhibition (July 7, 1999)
DiMartino to tour with Boston Pops (July 1, 1999)
Centre and GSP to host poet laureate, astronaut (July 1, 1999)

June 1999
Centre announces recipients of top merit scholarships (June 30, 1999)
Jamie Gay returns to Centre as athletic trainer (June 24, 1999)
Governor's Scholars Program begins at Centre College (June 22, 1999)
Dan Stroup tapped for leadership post at Centre College (June 11, 1999)
Centre College elects three new trustees (June 10, 1999)
Bastian, White and Lunney retire from Centre College (June 11, 1999)
Centre designates Mark Lucas for professorship (June 11, 1999)
Centre Announces graduate assistants for soccer, field hockey (June 7, 1999)
Centre art alumni get country's top jobs (June 4, 1999)
College honors students for work with Girl Scouts (June 3, 1999)
Centre holds Commencement exercises; Jessie and Cantrell receive valedictorian prizes (June 1, 1999)

May 1999
Centre College honors seven employees (May 26, 1999)
Centre College opens natural history museum (May 24, 1999)
Centre Names Vonderbrink to Tennis, Basketball Positions (May 24, 1999)
Ballert becomes Centre's tenth Fulbright Scholar in nine years (May 24, 1999)
Centre drama program has another big year (May 21, 1999)
Shayla Lynch honored as minority student of the year (May 20, 1999)
Centre College taps new members of Phi Beta Kappa (May 19, 1999)
Centre Names Mason Head Men's Basketball Coach (May 14, 1999)
Kuhnhein, Harvieux Named Centre Scholar Athletes of the Year (May 13, 1999)
Centre College announces academic prizes and awards (May 13, 1999)
Centre opens annual senior art show (May 12, 1999)
Yo-Yo Ma concert gets enthusiastic response from Centre audience (May 12, 1999)
David Adams to present research on 1960s Presidential campaign (May 6, 1999)
Anderson honored in Centre College research program (May 6, 1999)
Prospect resident completes research project (May 5, 1999 )
Bradshaw's research investigates computer file systems (May 6, 1999)
Houser swaps soccer field for zoo research (May 6, 1999)
Barren County resident completes research project (May 6, 1999)
Centre honors student for helping Humane Society (May 6,1999)
Centre seniors honored as John C. Young Scholars (May 6,1999)
Centre College arts building is testament to historic preservation (May 6,1999)

April 1999
Yo-Yo Ma Sets Concert at Centre College's Norton Center (April 30,1999)
Centre College invites high school juniors to open house (April 30,1999)
Centre students complete internships at locations worldwide (April 30,1999)
Local schools host Centre College student teachers (April 27,1999)
Former Male Star Chapman Headed for NCAA Championships (April 26,1999)
Centre professor Judith Pointer chosen for art show (April 21,1999)
Centre College Trustees act on promotions, appointments and budget (April 19,1999)
Former Centre Football Star Makes Hall of Fame (April 16,1999)
Roush says Centre has excelled by remaining true to its mission (April 15,1999)
Centre College hosts speaker on ethics in leadership (April 13,1999)
Centre's Tom McKune receives human rights award (April 13,1999)
Centre College announces staff appointments (April 13,1999)
Centre's Sara Morgan Named to GTE Academic Team (April 12,1999)
Centre College begins annual kiln firing (April 9,1999)
Installation News Release (April 8,1999)
Centre's Sue Stanley receives award (April 1,1999)

March 1999
Centre Softball Player Earns SCAC Honor (March 31,1999)
Centre College student receives Truman Scholarship (March 25,1999)
Centre student wins volunteer award for diversity project (March 25,1999)
Centre students offer leadership program for middle-schoolers (March 25,1999)
Centre College Begins Search for New Men's Basketball Coach (March 25,1999)
Centre College sets April 15 presidential installation (March 24,1999)
Centre hosts lecture on Greek art (March 24,1999)
Admission Office sets March 27 as admitted student day (March 19,1999)
Research by Centre College economics students says "Thumbs up" for team in Louisville, "thumbs down" for
an NBA squad (March 18,1999)
Marlin Fitzwater to speak at Centre College (March 18,1999)
Centre College hosts Irish peace activist on St. Patrick's Day (March 12,1999)
Centre College senior discovers real people behind textbook pages (March 11,1999)
Centre College Religion Department to host two prominent scholars (March 11,1999)
Centre College gallery hosts exhibit by painter (March 8,1999)
Centre College to host workshop on relationship abuse (March 8,1999)
Centre College newspaper wins state awards (March 3,1999)
Centre student chosen for research presentation (March 3,1999)
Brent White Leads Travel-Study Program to Barbados (March 3,1999)
Centre College student receives award for study abroad (March 3,1999)
Centre College Soccer Field to Get Major Overhaul (March 2,1999)
College schedules demolition of East Hall (March 1,1999)

February 1999
Centre professor's book is published by Oxford University Press (Feb. 25,1999)
Centre administrator receives honor (Feb. 25,1999)
Centre students travel, study in India (Feb. 19, 1999)
Centre College Invites Local Girls to Sports Day (Feb. 18,1999)
Rob Duncan Honored at Centre College (Feb. 17,1999)
Chorovaya Akademia Returns to the Norton Center at Centre College (Feb. 16,1999)
Centre Hosts Reunion of NCAA Final Four Teams (Feb. 12,1999)
Sutton Resident Meets Big Names in the Arts (Feb. 9,1999)
Norton Center Hosts Woodwind Quintet (Feb. 7,1999)
Centre Student Musicians Present Carmina Burana (Feb. 5,1999)
"Bayou to Bourbon Street" Headed for the Norton Center at Centre College (Feb. 3,1999)
Centre College Hosts Writer-in-Residence (Feb. 2,1999)
DramaCentre Students Present Machinal (Feb. 1,1999)

January 1999
Centre College Trustees Hold Winter Meeting in Louisville (Jan. 29,1999)
Centre College Honors Paul Chellgren (Jan. 29,1999)
Lexington Soccer Product Jeremy Rotter Gets Professional Tryouts (Jan. 25,1999)
Centre College Announces Administrative Appointments (Jan. 22,1999)
College Produces 'The Centre 100' -- The Best of the Century (Jan. 18,1999)
Centre College Hosts International Political Economist (Jan. 18,1999)
McDaniel Assumes Acting AD Duties (Jan. 14,1999)
Norton Center at Centre College Welcomes the Boston Pops (Jan. 14,1999)
Centre College Founders Day to Feature Keynote Address by Gordon Davies (Jan. 14,1999)
Smokey Joe's Cafe Is Coming to the Norton Center at Centre College (Jan. 14,1999)
Centre College to Honor KET Pioneer Leonard Press (Jan. 14,1999)
John Horhn to Keynote Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Observance (Jan. 13,1999)
Centre College to Honor Katherine Nichols (Jan. 13, 1999)


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