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December 2003
Centre professors bring teaching home. Dec. 31, 2003. Full story.
Now’s the time to apply. Dec. 31, 2003. Full story.
Centre’s viewbooks judged to be Kentucky’s best student recruitment publications. Dec. 31, 2003. Full story.
Centre holiday memories. Dec. 23, 2003. Full story.
Centre students receive their mail with a smile. Dec. 23, 2003. Full story.
Graduate’s inspirational story chronicled in Courier-Journal. Dec. 23, 2003. Full story.
Professors explore The Lord of the Rings trilogy. Dec. 18, 2003. Full story.
Centre students have opportunity to study in nation’s capital. Dec. 18, 2003. Full story.
Student opinions on Saddam’s capture. Dec. 18, 2003. Full story.
Football team mentioned on ESPN. Dec. 18, 2003. Full story.
Barrick named Volunteer of the Month. Dec. 18, 2003. Full story.
Kiplinger’s magazine cites Centre as top college value in Kentucky. Dec. 11, 2003. Full story.
Senior profile: Chris Henley. Dec. 11, 2003. Full story.
’Tis the season of giving at Centre. Dec. 11, 2003. Full story.
Students gain understanding overseas. Dec. 11, 2003. Full story.
Centre fundraising explored in Chronicle of Philanthropy. Dec. 11, 2003. Full story.
Important Update: Applications possibly destroyed in postal truck accident. Full story.
Centre: A college that changes lives. Dec. 4, 2003. Full story.
Senior has article in Liberal Education. Dec. 4, 2003. Full story.
Hair today, gone tomorrow (for a good cause). Dec. 4, 2003. Full story.
Class challenges students to explore homeless experience. Dec. 4, 2003. Full story.
Music program hosts evening of jazz, choral music. Dec. 4, 2003. Full story.
Holiday feast set at “Leipzig Coffeehouse”. Dec. 4, 2003. Full story.


November 2003
Centre delivers monster (NSSE) results. Nov. 26, 2003. Full story.
The Colonels’ dynamic duo. Nov. 26, 2003. Full story.
Freshman cross country runner earns All-American honors. Nov. 26, 2003. Full story.
Colonel Corps leads way for prospective students. Nov. 26, 2003. Full story.
Centre looks to reclaim annual-giving crown. Nov. 26, 2003. Full story.
Senior profile: Lorenzo Engleman. Nov. 20, 2003. Full story.
My favorite class. Nov. 20, 2003. Full story.
Time Management 101. Nov. 20, 2003. Full story.
Football team wins SCAC title. Nov. 20, 2003. Full story.
Hey! Wasn’t that … Nov. 20, 2003. Full story.
Hunger and Homelessness Week at Centre. Nov. 17, 2003. Full story.
Senior profile: Jessica Chisley. Nov. 13, 2003. Full story.
Who’s Who? Centre students, of course. Nov. 13, 2003. Full story.
Professor wins Kentucky’s outstanding science teacher award. Nov. 13, 2003. Full story.
No charge: Apply on-line for free. Nov. 13, 2003. Full story.
T.J. and Fred climb to new heights. Nov. 13, 2003. Full story.
My favorite class: The British Parliamentary System. Nov. 6, 2003. Full story.
Veteran journalist to give Press Lecture. Nov. 6, 2003. Full story.
Admission office to host open house. Nov. 6, 2003. Full story.
Student musicians present annual showcase. Nov. 6, 2003. Full story.
Stayin’ Alive at Centre: Saturday Night Fever comes to campus. Nov. 6, 2003. Full story.
Stewart named Volunteer of the Month. Nov. 6, 2003. Full story.

October 2003
DramaCentre presents The Beloved Community. Oct. 30, 2003. Full story.
The ghosts of Centre. Oct. 30, 2003. Full story.
A lecture you can’t refuse. Oct. 30, 2003. Full story.
The campus love connection. Oct. 30, 2003. Full story.
Staffer wants to protect and serve. Oct. 30, 2003. Full story.
What are you thinking? Brain wave lab a hit. Oct. 23, 2003. Full story.
DVD helps you explore campus life at Centre. Oct. 23, 2003. Full story.
Centre to host forum on Patriot Act. Oct. 23, 2003. Full story.
A look back at Homecoming 2003. Oct. 23, 2003. Full story.
McCollough named Volunteer of the Month. Oct. 23, 2003. Full story.
Trustees have first meeting of academic year. Oct. 21, 2003. Full story.
A father-son ‘dream come true’. Oct. 16, 2003. Full story.
Lieberman touts Centre, Danville in book. Oct. 16, 2003. Full story.
The 20 things college has taught me. Oct. 16, 2003. Full story.
Students work with award-winning playwright. Oct. 16, 2003. Full story.
Centre named college of distinction. Oct. 16, 2003. Full story.
Presidential debate update. Oct. 9, 2003. Full story.
Coming home? New events, old favorites at homecoming. Oct. 9, 2003. Full story.
Dinosaur and mineral collections on display. Oct. 9, 2003. Full story.
Panhellenic Council wins national award. Oct. 9, 2003. Full story.
International House opens its doors. Oct. 9, 2003. Full story.
Music scholarship helps students achieve goals. Oct. 9, 2003.
Full story.
Music program presents vocal recital Oct. 9, 2003. Full story.
Senior profile: Dave Hewitt. Oct. 2, 2003. Full story.
Celebrated author Thomas Cahill to visit campus. Oct. 2, 2003. Full story.
Porgy and Bess coming to Norton Center. Oct. 2, 2003. Full story.
Glass artist returns to showcase work. Oct. 2, 2003. Full story.
Leading Irish poet to give reading. Oct. 2, 2003. Full story.
Food for Thought series begins. Oct. 2, 2003. Full story.
 
September 2003
Centre welcomes new faculty. Sept. 30, 2003. Full story.
Admission Office to host two open houses. Sept. 29, 2003. Full story.
Centre most affordable of the U.S. News & World Report top-50. Sept. 25, 2003. Full story.
Centre’s celebrity look-alikes. Sept. 25, 2003. Full story.
Everything I needed in the Marine Corps, I learned at Centre. Sept. 25, 2003. Full story.
The Flame Run fires out new design, features. Sept. 25, 2003. Full story.
Scholar to discuss the heroics of Homer. Sept. 25, 2003. Full story.
Senior pulls for presidential debate at Centre in Herald-Leader. Sept. 18, 2003. Full story.
Atlanta Journal-Constitution touts Fred Vinson, “Dead Fred” tradition. Sept. 18, 2003. Full story.
Recent graduates join AmeriCorps. Sept. 18, 2003. Full story.
Abroad students visit 9/11 memorial in France. Sept. 18, 2003. Full story.
CATS to open Norton Center season. Sept. 18, 2003. Full story.
Men’s basketball team replaces assistant coach position. Full story.
Centre student-athlete lands Cosmo cover. Sept. 10, 2003. Full story.
Professor’s op-ed appears in Courier-Journal. Sept. 11, 2003. Full story.
School’s back in session (with another large enrollment). Sept. 11, 2003. Full story.
Graduate falls in well, lives to tell. Sept. 11, 2003. Full story.
Fred Vinson Celebration a success. Sept. 11, 2003. Full story.
Men’s basketball team replaces assistant coach position. Sept. 9, 2003. Full story.
Centre to celebrate life and times of Fred Vinson. Sept. 4, 2003. Full story.
Buddy Abroad: Centre alum, dead since 1953, begins world tour. Sept. 4, 2003. Full story.
A model student-athlete. Sept. 4, 2003. Full story.
Centre welcomes impressive freshman class. Sept. 4, 2003. Full story.
Move-in tradition carries on in spite of rain. Sept. 4, 2003. Full story.

August 2003
A son’s one wish. Aug. 28, 2003. Full story.
Princeton Review has high praise for Centre. Aug. 28, 2003. Full story.
Top-50 U.S. News ranking makes Centre Kentucky’s highest rated national institution. Aug. 28, 2003. Full story.
Mystery men or students? Aug. 28, 2003. Full story.
Norton Center to celebrate 30th anniversary with big season. Aug. 28, 2003. Full story.
Senior interns for CBS in New York. Aug. 21, 2003. Full story.
Alumna blazes trails in JET Programme. Aug. 21, 2003. Full story.
Miller accepts position as director of campaign giving. Aug. 21, 2003. Full story.
Coach Hobbs foresees a promising hockey season. Aug. 14, 2003. Full story.
Centre celebrates 200th birthday of pivotal president. Aug. 14, 2003. Full story.
Student in thick of governor’s race. Aug. 14, 2003. Full story.
Senior falls hard for France. Aug. 14, 2003. Full story.
Athletes return for fall practice. Aug. 14, 2003. Full story.
Construction progresses on The College Centre. Aug. 14, 2003. Full story.
Student hopes to change world through his VOYAGE. Aug. 7, 2003. Full story.
Kaplan Guide groups Centre with good company. Aug. 7, 2003. Full story.
Smart, even if not dressed the part. Aug. 7, 2003. Full story.
It’s a bug’s life. Aug. 7, 2003. Full story.
Senior heads campus recycling program. Aug. 7, 2003. Full story.

July 2003
Centre professor and his course featured in New York Times. July 31, 2003. Full story.
Courier-Journal editorial applauds gift to Centre. July 31, 2003. Full story.
Centre graduate works for presidential campaign. July 31, 2003. Full story.
Centre alumnus has incredible life journey. July 31, 2003. Full story.
2 + 2 = free ice cream. July 31, 2003. Full story.
Centre College receives Kresge Foundation grant. July 31, 2003. Full story.
Centre receives largest individual gift to a Kentucky college or university. July 23, 2003. Full story.
Professor featured in Chronicle of Higher Education. July 24, 2003. Full story.
Scholars pleased with their taste of college. July 24, 2003. Full story.
What I learned at GSP this summer. July 24, 2003. Full story.
Greeks have another solid year of service. July 24, 2003. Full story.
Courier-Journal explores possible presidential debate at Centre. July 17, 2003. Full story.
College Centre project off and running. July 17, 2003. Full story.
Express yourself: Governor’s Scholars make point with puppetry. July 17, 2003. Full story.
GSP: Breaking out of the bubble. July 17, 2003. Full story.
Tennessee student gets in touch with nature. July 17, 2003. Full story.
Scholars give program high marks. July 10, 2003. Full story.
First came GSP, then came Centre. July 10, 2003. Full story.
GSP students explore the Surface. July 10, 2003. Full story.
Senior takes on D.C. July 10, 2003. Full story.
Student does advanced research with professor. July 10, 2003. Full story.
From Cosmo to campus. July 3, 2003. Full story.
Architecturally sound: GSP students learn about design. July 3, 2003. Full story.
Cerebral palsy not an obstacle for Centre student. July 3, 2003. Full story.
Hoops players keep high tops laced this summer. July 3, 2003. Full story.
New responsibilities, new face in Centre Student Life Office. July 3, 2003. Full story.

June 2003
A Harry good book: Governor’s Scholars praise latest Potter adventure. June 26, 2003. Full story.
Three, two, one …BLAST OFF! Young scholars build rockets. June 26, 2003. Full story.
Centre graduate Japan bound. June 26, 2003. Full story.
Top spot coming down to the wire. June 26, 2003. Full story.
President has commentary in Kentucky Monthly. June 26, 2003. Full story.
Governor’s Scholars set for exciting summer at Centre. June 19, 2003. Full story.
Youth Organized for Understanding New Goals. June 19, 2003. Full story.
The joy of music: students pick top songs. June 19, 2003. Full story.
Coming to America: Centre hosts exchange student. June 19, 2003. Full story.
Student’s research with professor pays off. June 19, 2003. Full story.
Parrish named May Volunteer of the Month. June 19, 2003. Full story.
Alumna chronicles reality show experience in Washington Post. June 12, 2003. Full story.
Whitney M. Young Scholars return to Centre. June 12, 2003. Full story.
New students break the ice at summer orientation. June 12, 2003. Full story.
Freshman wins prestigious award, will study in Japan. June 12, 2003. Full story.
Say cheese! On the lookout for summer photographs. June 12, 2003. Full story.
Kacie Powell joins Centre College Communications staff. June 12, 2003. Full story.
Recognition revoked for Centre fraternity. June 12, 2003. Full story.

May 2003

Recognition revoked for Centre fraternity. June 12, 2003. Full story.
Shooting for No. 1. June 5, 2003. Full story. Jess do it! June 5, 2003. Full story.
A guitar, coffee shop, and a car, that’s all she needs. June 5, 2003. Full story.

A touch of Brass: Festival returns for 14th year. June 5, 2003.
Full story.
Student celebrates 20th birthday in Japan. June 5, 2003. Full story.
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Commencement 2003 photos. May 2003. Click here for photos.
Senior wins prestigious post-grad scholarship. May 29, 2003. Full story.

Tennessee native works to enhance literacy. May 29, 2003. Full story.

College receives gift of rare glass. May 29, 2003. Full story.

Pick your sport: Centre hosts summer camps. May 29, 2003. Full story.

Centre College honors employees
. May 26, 2003. Full story.

McConnell and Chao address Centre graduates. May 25, 2003. Full story.

C-SPAN to cover Centre Commencement. May 22, 2003. Full story.

Centre student wins Fulbright. May 22, 2003. Full story.

Students take detour, but remain determined. May 22, 2003. Full story.
John C. Young Scholars present research. May 22, 2003. Full story.
Centre honors professors. May 22, 2003. Full story.
Centre three-sport athlete draws attention from pro scouts. May 15, 2003. Full story.
Student staying politically active. May 15, 2003. Full story.

Field hockey team adds familiar face as new coach. May 15, 2003. Full story.

Three faculty members honored at convo. May 15, 2003. Full story.

Maier and Timoney named April Volunteers of the Month. May 15, 2003. Full story.

Ohio native puts ‘a’ in “active”. May 8, 2003. Full story.

Centre Alumnae moms to receive late, but great, Mother’s Day gift. May 8, 2003. Full story.

College receives gift of rare glass. May 8, 2003. Full story.

Seniors to showcase their distinct art. May 8, 2003. Full story.

Not your everyday band: students form klezmer group. May 8, 2003. Full story.

Philadelphia Orchestra coming to Norton Center. May 8, 2003. Full story.

Self-designing a major at Centre. May 1, 2003. Full story.

Centre invites high school juniors to campus. May 1, 2003. Full story.

Royal Glass: studio glass innovator to visit campus. May 1, 2003. Full story.

Student soloists featured in concerto concert. May 1, 2003. Full story.

April 2003
Centre named possible site for 2004 General Election debate. April 24, 2003. Full story.
Colleges, communities, and the common good. April 24, 2003. Full story.
Resident assistants work hard, but enjoy what they do. April 24, 2003. Full story.
The secret lives of Centre faculty and staff. April 24, 2003. Full story.
Hart named Volunteer of the Month. April 24, 2003. Full story.
Norton Center keeps hit shows coming. April 24, 2003. Full story.
Trustees break ground on The College Centre. April 17, 2003. Full story.
Centre College announces faculty tenure, promotions. April 27, 2003. Full story.
Senior profile: Heather Stone. April 17, 2003. Full story.
Trail mix: seniors join sophomore hikers on Appalachian Trail. April 17, 2003. Full story.
Melville scholar to give Bastian Lecture. April 17, 2003. Full story.
DramaCentre play touches on timely topic. April 17, 2003. Full story.
Student composes music for Brecht production. April 17, 2003. Full story.
Trustees break ground on The College Centre. April 17, 2003. Full story.
Centre College announces faculty tenure, promotions. April 27, 2003. Full story.
Groundbreaking ceremony for The College Centre takes place. April 11. April 10, 2003. Full story.
Student helps prepare disabilities report for the President. April 10, 2003. Full story.
A man for any season. April 10, 2003. Full story.
Shapland named Volunteer of the Month. April 10, 2003. Full story.
Music program presents evening of big band jazz. April 10, 2003. Full story.
If it isn’t Baroque, they won’t perform it. April 10, 2003. Full story.
Junior awarded Goldwater Scholarship. April 3, 2003. Full story.
Centre praised by Washington Post. April03, 2003. Full story.
Black Entertainment Television to tape Wynton Marsalis on campus. April 3, 2003. Full story.
Gifted glass artist to visit campus. April 3, 2003. Full story.
Noted public advocate and writer to discuss euthanasia. April 3, 2003. Full story.
Acclaimed poet to read on campus. April 3, 2003. Full story.


March 2003
Nationally prominent couple to serve as0Centre commencement speakers. March 27, 2003. Full story.
Groundbreaking ceremony for The College Centre takes place April 11. March 27, 2003. Full story.
Bennett hits over .600. March 27, 2003. Full story.
Admission Office to host students on campus. March 27, 2003. Full story.
Centre singers begin concert tour. March 20, 2003. Full story.
Senior profile: Brendan Adkins. March 20, 2003. Full story.
Internship engages student in homeland security. March 20, 2003. Full story.
‘The Tree of Life’ bears fruit for professor, alumna, local teacher. March 20, 2003. Full story.
Centre receives gift of contemporary pottery collection. March 20, 2003. Full story.
Centre singers begin concert tour. March 20, 2003. Full story.
Centre fraternity suspended. March 20, 2003. Full story.
Classroom experience inspires professor’s book. March 13, 2003. Full story.
Atwell named first-team all-SCAC. March 13, 2003. Full story.
The Tempest at Centre. March 13, 2003. Full story.
Vienna Choir Boys coming to Norton Center. March 13, 2003. Full story.
National commentator Arianna Huffington to speak at Centre College. March 6, 2003. Full story.
Follow Centre student’s journeys in England. March 6, 2003. Full story.
Women’s basketball player garners attention. March 6, 2003. Full story.
Article chronicles Centre’s many successes. March 6, 2003. Full story.
Centre alum ranked number one in USA Triathlon. Feb. 27, 2003. Full story.
Aeros coming to Centre’s Norton Center for the Arts. March 6, 2003. Full story.


February 2003
Happy trails: Sophomores set out on mountain journey. Feb. 27, 2003. Full story.
Professor to attend Oxford Round Table. Feb. 27, 2003. Full story.
Can I get a witness? Mock Trial team takes on top competitors. Feb. 27, 2003. Full story.
Students heading to Virginia for theater conference. Feb. 27, 2003. Full story.
Centre alum ranked number one in USA Triathlon. Feb. 27, 2003. Full story.
The Music Man at Centre’s Norton Center for the Arts&3151;Feb. 27, 2003. Full story.
Centre highlighted in leading national publication. Feb. 13, 2003. Full story.
Students in love seal their fate. Feb. 13, 2003. Full story.
New Vietnam Journal on Web site. Feb. 13, 2003. Full story.
Music program presents standout pianist. Feb. 13, 2003. Full story.
Jones named January Volunteer of the Month. Feb. 13, 2003. Full story.
Unsemble Wien-Berlin coming to Norton Center. Feb. 13, 2003. Full story.
“The Voice” coming to Centre. Feb. 6, 2003. Full story.
O’Connor scholars hit the road. Feb. 6, 2003. Full story.
Cross-country squad named a top NCAA academic team. Feb. 6, 2003. Full story.
Centre ponders library of the future. Feb. 6, 2003. Full story.
The Boston Pops coming to College’s Norton Center. Feb. 6, 2003. Full story.
Centre College trustees hold winter meeting in Louisville. Feb. 1, 2003. Full story.
Centre honors alumnus at banquet. Feb. 1, 2003. Full story.
Longtime Centre coach recognized at banquet. Feb. 1, 2003. Full story.
Korean glass artist explores nature in new exhibit. Feb 1, 2003. Full story.


January 2003
“The Voice” coming to Centre. Jan. 30, 2003. Full story.
Senior profile: Melinda Crecelius. Jan. 30, 2003. Full story.
Man versus nature: Professor’s Environmental Economics published. Jan. 30, 2003. Full story.
Help, I’m graduating!. Jan. 30, 2003. Full story.
South Pacific coming to Norton Center. Jan. 30, 2003. Full story.
Centre professor tells students to take a hike. Jan. 23, 2003. Full story.
Centre to host public meeting on education funding crisis. Jan. 23, 2003. Full story.
Single again? Professor can help. Jan. 23, 2003. Full story.
Professor travels to Columbia with Witness for Peace. Jan. 23, 2003. Full story.
Application deadline for prospective students is Feb. 1. Jan. 23, 2003. Full story.
Barlow named SCAC Player of the Week. Jan. 23, 2003. Full story.
Class examines Bush leagues and big leagues. Jan. 16, 2003. Full story.
Naomi Tutu to address campus community. Jan. 16, 2003. Full story.
CEO of Phi Beta Kappa to keynote Founders Day. Jan. 16, 2003. Full story.
Centre offers alternative to plate problem. Jan. 16, 2003. Full story.
Madame Butterfly coming to Norton Center. Jan. 16, 2003. Full story.
Distinguished duo to give 2003. Humana lecture. Jan. 9, 2003. Full story.
Student has that chqmpionship feeling. Jan. 9, 2003. Full story.
Students hit the pottery. Jan. 9, 2003. Full story.
Faculty cook up more “Food for Thought”. Jan. 9, 2003. Full story.
Acclaimed writer and poet to read works on campus. Jan. 9, 2003. Full story.
Senior gives thumbs up to The Lord of the Rings. Jan. 2, 2003. Full story.
Running down a dream. Jan. 2, 2003. Full story.
Students return to CentreTerm. Jan. 2, 2003. Full story.
Ziegler wins prestigious award. Jan. 2, 2003. Full story.
Stomp coming to Norton Center. Jan. 2, 2003. Full story.