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December 2005

Centre students, faculty, and staff share their holiday memories and traditions—Part 2. Dec. 29, 2005. Full story.
20 Questions: A sketch of Centre dean of the College John Ward. Dec. 29, 2005. Full story.
Centre senior is author of article in leading journal. Dec. 29, 2005. Full story.
Director of the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations to be Founders Day speaker. Dec. 29, 2005. Full story.
Centre traditions 101. Dec. 29, 2005. Full story.
Application deadline for class entering fall 2006 is fast approaching. Dec. 22, 2005. Full story.
Centre students, faculty, and staff share their holiday memories and traditions. Dec. 22, 2005. Full story.
CentreTerm students to travel to New Orleans. Dec. 22, 2005. Full story.
20 Questions: A sketch of Centre history professor Amos Tubb. Dec. 22, 2005. Full story.
Centre alumna takes first steps toward Met stage. Dec. 22, 2005. Full story.
Centre professor wins NEH Research Fellowship. Dec. 15, 2005. Full story.
Centre senior discusses self-designed major. Dec. 15, 2005. Full story.
20 Questions: A sketch of Centre music professor Vince DiMartino. Dec. 15, 2005. Full story.
Bonner volunteers donate over 1,000 hours in November. Dec. 15, 2005. Full story.
Basketball teams look forward to conference play. Dec. 15, 2005. Full story.
Centre senior wins Rotary to Oxford Dec. 8, 2005. Full story.
Ready for CentreTerm. Dec. 8, 2005. Full story.
Your Centre stories, Part 2. Dec. 8, 2005. Full story.
Twenty Questions: A sketch of Centre Chemistry professor Conrad Shiba. Dec. 8, 2005. Full story.
Havelda named Volunteer of the Month. Full story.
A record 84 percent of Centre students study abroad. Dec. 1, 2005. Full story.
The Turkey Bowl? Dec. 1, 2005. Full story.
20 Questions: A Sketch of Centre chemistry professor Jennifer Muzyka. Dec. 1, 2005. Full story.
Your Centre Stories. Dec. 1, 2005. Full story.
A dramatic return for a Centre alumna. Dec. 1, 2005. Full story.
Brass and trumpet ensembles sound off. Dec. 1, 2005. Full story.

November 2005

Thanksgiving at Centre. Nov. 23, 2005. Full story.
Dining in Danville: A Student Guide. Nov. 23, 2005 Full story.
Twenty Questions: A Sketch of Centre French professor Patrice Mothion. Nov. 23, 2005. Full story.
Centre students win awards at Kentucky Academy of Science meeting. Nov. 23, 2005. Full story.
Madrigal feast celebrates Renaissance song and dance. Nov. 23, 2005. Full story.
Centre professor wins Outstanding College Teacher award from Kentucky Academy of Science. Nov. 17, 2005. Full story.
National survey shows Centre students more "educationally engaged" on average than those of other leading institutions. Nov. 17, 2005. Full story.
Remembering Tom Bryant. Nov. 17, 2005. Full story.
Internship Plus program provides advice and dollars for top-notch internships. Nov. 17, 2005. Full story.
Centre men cross-country regional champs; Schilling competes at NCAA. Nov. 17, 2005. Full story.
Centre senior presents paper at meeting of the Kentucky Philosophical Association. Nov. 17, 2005. Full story.
Explore Centre at Saturday's admission open house. Nov. 10, 2005. Full story.
Senior Profile: Mark Ball. Nov. 10, 2005. Full story.
Tom Bryant, Centre's winningest basketball coach, passes away. Nov. 10, 2005. Full story.
Pulitzer Prize winner Jones to read at Centre. Nov. 10, 2005. Full story.
Falls sports results: the ecstasy and the agony. Nov. 10, 2005. Full story.
Homelessness spotlighted at Centre. Nov. 10, 2005. Full story.
Stefater advances toward Rhodes Scholarship. Nov. 3, 2005. Full story.
Early action deadline is Dec. 1. Nov. 3, 2005. Full story.
Centre to host Diversity Days. Nov. 3, 2005. Full story.
Looking for love in a hi-tech world. Nov. 3, 2005. Full story.
C6-H0 plays a prominent part in nation's sports lexicon. Nov. 3, 2005. Full story.
Life on Mars? Visiting astronomer searches for answers. Nov. 3, 2005. Full story.

October 2005

My CENTRE Life: Episode IV. Oct. 27, 2005. Full story.
Centre professor’s blog looks at “Gruntled Center”. Oct. 27, 2005. Full story.
The Oasis: Lounging around with languages. Oct. 27, 2005. Full story.
Centre welcomes new faculty. Oct. 27, 2005. Full story.
Musicians present annual showcase concert. Oct. 27, 2005. Full story.
Wrongfully sentenced to die: Criminal justice reform the topic of convocation. Oct. 27, 2005. Full story.
Admission office to host fall open houses Oct. 29 and Nov. 12. Oct. 20, 2005. Full story.
A homecoming for the history books. Oct. 20, 2005. Full story.
Farm to Cafeteria Luncheon: Good eats and good economics. Oct. 20, 2005. Full story.
Tennessee student is Volunteer of the Month. Oct. 20, 2005. Full story.
Student groups raise awareness about childhood cancer. Oct. 20, 2005. Full story.
Lecture addresses nation-building in Africa. Oct. 20, 2005. Full story.
Former Princeton president to speak at College Centre dedication convocation. Oct. 13, 2005. Full story.
Math team wins Golden Mallet in croquet grudge match. Oct. 13, 2005. Full story.
Alumni artists homecoming: “Five on Fire” at AEGON Gallery. Oct. 13, 2005. Full story.
A Bringing Together: Centre Homecoming 2005. Oct. 13, 2005. Full story.
Nationally recognized poet Jay Wright to read at College’s Norton Center. Oct. 13, 2005. Full story.
The voice of Centre sports: J.J. McConaha. Oct. 13, 2005. Full story.
My CENTRE Life: The saga continues. Oct. 6, 2005. Full story.
A Bringing Together: Centre Homecoming 2005. Oct. 6, 2005. Full story.
Centre grad Adriana Melnyk wins major teaching award. Oct. 6, 2005. Full story.
Menard scoring goals in bunches, women’s soccer team off to a great start. Oct. 6, 2005. Full story.
Blown away: Seattle glass artists demonstrate. Oct. 6, 2005. Full story.

September 2005

It’s better in the Bahamas for CentreTerm Full story.
Centre fund-raising campaign tops $100 million Full story.
Iraq correspondent to speak at Centre Full story.
Admission office to host fall open houses Oct. 29 and Nov. 12 Full story.
Visiting art instructor Zoé Strecker has exhibit on display at LexArts Full story.
Two Gentlemen of Verona
on stage at Centre Full story.
Elie Wiesel speech, Opening Convocation Sunday, September 24, 2005 Full story.
My CENTRE Life: The Freshman Year Full story.
Remembering Professor Hazelrigg, part two Full story.
Mountaintop Removal Roadshow comes to Centre Full story.
Author of Cheating Culture to address convocation. Sept. 11, 2005 Full story.
Visiting scholar explores poetic voice Full story.
Remembering Professor Hazelrigg, part one. Full story.
Coolest Picture of the Summer:  We have a winner! Full story.
Dolly!  Charlie!  Vince!  Country stars to perform at Norton Center this fall. Full story.
International film series brings five acclaimed films to campus. Full story.
Stephen Powell named “Best Artist” in statewide survey. Full story.
Beloved English Professor Dies. Full story.
Herald-Leader
quotes Centre transfer from New Orleans Full story.
Country outlaw Shooter Jennings headlines Welcome Back concert Full story.
Centre adopts online alcohol prevention program Full story.
Centre professor addresses evolution, creation in paper Full story.  
Coolest Picture of Summer: There’s still time Full story.
Largest-ever Centre freshman class moves in Sept. 1, 2005 Full story.
Coming soon, My Centre Life: The Freshman Year Sept. 1, 2005. Full story.
Centre professor addresses evolution debate on KET program. Sept. 1, 2005. Full story.
2005 Centre football season preview. Sept. 1, 2005. Full story.
Chisley, former standout student-athlete, is now new women’s soccer assistant coach. Sept. 1, 2005. Full story.
Rachel Foster named Centre Communications Fellow. Sept. 1, 2005. Full story.

August 2005

Nobel laureate Wiesel to address Centre’s opening convocation Full story.
Princeton Review rates Centre among nation’s premier colleges Full story.
Centre professor Stephen Powell to appear on Home & Garden Television Full story.
Centre senior participates in oceanography research project Full story.
Centre advances in U.S. News ranking for second straight year Full story.
Centre's entering freshman class sets all-time records Full story.
Remembering David Newhall, part two Full story.
Centre students wrap up summer Labor labors Full story.
Centre's study abroad options expand with new Turkey program Full story.
Fall athletes return to campus Full story.
Remembering Professor David Newhall, part one Full story.
Major international acts on tap for 2005-06 season at College’s Norton Center Full story.
Adventures in TV news: an intern’s tale Full story.
Centre stores live music in Warehouse Full story.
Centre offers generous merit scholarships Full story.
Centre’s Governor’s Scholars anticipate the coming school year Full story.
Governor’s scholars pitch in at Pioneer Playhouse Full story.
Annual Giving Comes to Close and Comes Down to the Wire Full story.
College mourns historian David Newhall Full story.
Ten reasons not to explore Centre College Full story.


July 2005

Gift helps Voltaire scholars polish their understanding of French language, culture. Full story.
Governor’s Scholars travel far and wide to explore Kentucky. Full story.
Governor’s Scholars ready to make a difference. Full story.
Centre traditions 101. Full story.
Last call for the “Coolest Picture of the Summer”. Full story.
Jamming, canning and churning with GSP Full story.
Congressman Chandler announces internships for Centre students Full story.
Kentucky Secretary of State meets Governor's Scholars, encourages civic literacy Full story.
CentreTrumpets find classroom in Bangkok Full story.
A search for the "Coolest Picture of the Summer" Full story.
Ed McClanahan holds court with Governor’s Scholars July 14, 2005 Full story.
State Journal profiles Centre triple major July 14, 2005 Full story.
New internship for Centre students in Congressman Chandler’s office announced  July 14, 2005 Full story.
Coaching changes at Centre July 14, 2005 Full story.
10 facts about Centre College July 14, 2005  Full story.
GSP scholars dig Shaker history July 7, 2005 Full story.
Centre interns descend on D.C. July 7, 2005 Full story.
Hub Coffee House coming to Hub-Frankel building July 7, 2005 Full story.
Student life office welcomes new staff, new responsibilities July 7, 2005 Full story.
Going up! The Centre College “elevator speechJuly 7, 2005 Full story.

June 2005

From Frisbees to fish, Governor’s Scholars are catching it all June 30, 2005 Full story.
Knoxville junior’s internship takes him to Santiago, Chile June 30, 2005 Full story.
Courier-Journal profiles Centre musician/athlete June 30, 2005 Full story.
Fine art showcased in Crounse Hall June 30, 2005 Full story.
Centre guarantees timely graduation, study abroad and internship opportunities for its students June 30, 2005 Full story
Triple Crown Challenge enters final furlong June 23, 2005 Full Story.
Governor’s Scholars flock back to Centre campus June 23, 2005 Full story.
Whitney M. Young Scholars launch rockets June 23, 2005 Full story.
What to do in Danville in (almost) any situation June 23, 2005 Full story.
Ne Summertime, and the reading is easy June 23, 2005 Full story.
Calling all alumni . . . Centre needs your support June 16, 2005 Full Story.
Mahmood does the math, explores microfinance’s effects on poverty June 16, 2005 Full story.
A few words from Centre’s tour guides June 16, 2005 Full story.
Whitney M. Young Scholars prepare for success June 16, 2005 Full story.
New professorships announced for 2005-06June 16, 2005 Full story.
Two internships offer students international perspective June 9, 2005 Full Story.
In with the new…Centre welcomes new students for orientation June 9, 2005 Full story.
A search for the “Coolest Picture of the Summer” June 9, 2005 Full story.
Whitney M. Young Scholars return to Centre campus June 9, 2005 Full story.
It’s Brass Band time at Centre again June 9, 2005 Full story.
Graduating senior wins Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarship June 2, 2005 Full Story.
Centre football teams beats Brits in London June 2, 2005 Full story.
Centre students serve community in West Virginia June 2, 2005 Full story.
Austin-Robinson named SCAC women’s softball co-coach of the year June 2, 2005 Full story.
Goal! Centre hosts summer athletic camps June 2, 2005 Full story.
May 2005

New athletic/recreation facility open for business and worth the wait May 28, 2005 Full story.
New-student orientation offers personal touch May 28, 2005 Full story.
Centre partners with Posse Foundation to bring students from Boston area to campus May 28, 2005 Full story.
Historian Thelin to explore Town and Gown bond May 28, 2005 Full story.
The Centre Commitment May 28, 2005 Full story. Centre football player to perform in Carnegie Hall May 26, 2005 Full story.
New graduates head in diverse directions May 26, 2005 Full story.
Triple Crown Challenge: Centre battles to retain No. 1 position in alumni giving percentage May 26, 2005 Full story.
Outstanding Centre faculty and staff recognized May 26, 2005 Full story.
"Picking up the bread": Barbara Kingsolver's 2005 commencement address Full story.
Indiana senior will teach in France with Fulbright May 19, 2005 Full Story.
Centre graduates ready take on new challenges May 19, 2005 Full story.
Admission receives record number of deposits May 19, 2005 Full story.
Dailey named Volunteer of the Month May 19, 2005 Full story.
New scholarship established for full-time students May 19, 2005 Full story.
From Harlan to Yamaguchi, via Centre May 12, 2005 Full Story.
Seniors reflect on the last four years May 12, 2005 Full story.
Lucky XIII: Creativity abounds in senior art show May 12, 2005 Full story.
John C. Young Scholars present research May 12, 2005 Full story.
Summer 2005 Centre Internship Plus Recipients May 12, 2005 Full story.
Centre smarties snare summer research gigs May 5, 2005 Full Story.
Live from Centre College (almost), it’s … Front and Centre May 5, 2005 Full story.
Friday (and Saturday) Night Lights for Centre baseball, soccer teams May 5, 2005 Full story.
College confirms bookstore move to Hub building May 5, 2005 Full story.
Public glass demos coming to campus May 5, 2005 Full story.

April 2005

Centre Professor Jack Thompson passes away April 25, 2005 Full Story.
Next stop…Washington D.C. April 21, 2005 Full Story.
Centre announces tenure, promotions April 21, 2005 Full story.
Brothers named Volunteer of the Month April 21, 2005 Full story.
Junior Day filled with activities for prospective students April 21, 2005 Full story.
The Full Monty: Drop everything to see the Broadway smash at Norton Center April 21, 2005 Full story.
Photo collage: Singing songs of spring April 14, 2005 Full story.
Senior wins prize for history paper April 14, 2005 Full story.
Artist profile: Cher Reynolds April 14, 2005 Full story.
International law expert Falk to discuss outlook for Middle East democracy at Centre April 14, 2005 Full story.
South Asian documentary festival comes to Centre April 14, 2005 Full story.
Spring break on Broadway April 7, 2005 Full Story.
Centre junior lands research position at Harvard April 7, 2005 Full story.
Rave reviews for visiting professor Hank Lewis's story collection April 7, 2005 Full story.
Coolest room: We have a winner! April 7, 2005 Full story.
Steel Magnolias at Norton Center April 7, 2005 Full story.


March 2005

The smartest room on campus: Two Goldwater winners March 31, 2005 Full story.
Admission: A banner year across the boards March 31, 2005 Full story.
Renowned forensic anthropologist to do book signing March 31, 2005 Full story.
Senior Profile: Crystal Mounce March 31, 2005 Full story.
Ladysmith Black Mambazo at Norton Center March 31, 2005 Full story.
Vote for the “coolest room” on campus March 31, 2005 Full story.
Media interest in coffee class keeps percolating March 24, 2005 Full story.
Baseball players win Tug McGraw scholarships March 24, 2005 Full story.
Vote for the “coolest room” on campus March 24, 2005 Full story.
Peer educators increase alcohol awareness March 24, 2005 Full story.
Bowfire coming to Norton Center March 24, 2005 Full story.
Mi clase preferida: Hispanic Children’s Literature March 17, 2005 Full story.
A tree grows in Danville: Centre digs in for Arbor Day March 17, 2005 Full story.
Centre students have spring fever March 17, 2005 Full story.
Acclaimed Irish poet to read on campus March 10, 2005 Full story.
“March Madness” crystal ball March 17, 2005 Full story.
Schulten qualifies as one of nation’s best divers March 10, 2005 Full story.
Centre College calling: students hit the phones for Phonathon March 10, 2005 Full story.
Centre students “CARE” about the community March 10, 2005 Full story.
Naquib is Volunteer of the Month March 10, 2005 Full story.
Centre does its part for cleaner air March 10, 2005 Full story.
Holocaust Day of Remembrance March 10, 2005 Full story.
Radio legend Bob Edwards to deliver Press Lecture March 3, 2005 Full story.
Cafes and coffee class catches national media buzz March 3, 2005 Full story.
Prescott Hoffman scholarship to be announced at memorial concert March 3, 2005 Full story.
Kentucky School for the Deaf gets helping hand from Centre soccer March 3, 2005 Full story.
Student newspaper racks up KIPA awards March 3, 2005 Full story.
Professor bring films with an international flair March 3, 2005 Full story.


February 2005

Hot “Babe” Lincoln has Centre Connection Feb. 24, 2005 Full story.
Radio legend Bob Edwards to deliver Press Lecture Feb. 24, 2005 Full story.
Economics professor leaves mid-term to serve in Iraq Feb. 24, 2005 Full story.
Student experiences life in Spain Feb. 24, 2005 Full story.
Love in any language: Love-poetry contest announces winners Feb. 24, 2005 Full story.
Teapots at AEGON Gallery through March 11 Feb. 24, 2005 Full story.
Junior Day filled with activities for prospective students Feb. 17, 2005 Full story.
Student automates convocation attendance recording in independent-study course Feb. 17, 2005 Full story.
Prescott Hoffman scholarship to be announced at memorial concert Feb. 17, 2005 Full story.
Internships in focus: international trade, medicine, public relations Feb. 17, 2005 Full story.
Student life accepting proposals for Theme Housing Feb. 17, 2005 Full story.
Centre alumni face the Triple Crown Challenge Feb. 17, 2005 Full story.
CentreTerm in New Orleans lets the good times roll Feb. 10, 2005 Full story.
Centre cooks up a chef Feb. 10, 2005 Full story.
Hoops star from Iceland finds warm reception at Centre Feb. 10, 2005 Full story.
Internships in focus Feb. 10, 2005 Full story.
Love-poetry contest celebrates Valentine’s Day Feb. 10, 2005 Full story.
Student confronts Holocaust family history in CentreTerm course Feb. 3, 2005 Full story.
Jane Stevenson named Associate of the Year Feb. 3, 2005 Full story.
Eugenie Scott to address evolution debate Feb. 3, 2005 Full story.
Senior Profile: Amy Barlow Feb. 3, 2005 Full story.
A search for the “Coolest Room” on campus Feb. 3, 2005 Full story.
Holocaust film series comes to campus Feb. 3, 2005 Full story.


January 2005

Novelist Kingsolver to speak at commencement January 27, 2005 Full story.
Students do more than just play in the yard January 27, 2005 Full story.
Diversity takes Centre stage January 27, 2005 Full story.
Centre gives it up for United Way January 27, 2005 Full story.
Cross-Country teams earn Academic All-America status January 27, 2005 Full story.
College presents “Food For Thought” series January 27, 2005 Full story.
Study finds men portrayed a ineffectual parents in children’s books January 20, 2005 Full story.
Students get a caffeine (and culture) boost January 20, 2005 Full story.
Centre students take New York January 20, 2005 Full story.
15-year Centre tradition: internships at the University of Arizona January 20, 2005 Full story.
Class gets first-hand look at Supreme Court January 20, 2005 Full story.
Tim Ungs joins Centre communications staff January 20, 2005 Full story.
Louisville Seminary president to deliver keynote address at Founders Day January 13, 2005 Full story.
CentreTerm class explores what it means to be human January 13, 2005 Full story.
Tsunami touches Centre January 13, 2005 Full story.
Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr. meet on stage January 13, 2005 Full story.
Centre alumnus explores the paranormal in his art January 13, 2005 Full story.
Centre in 95th percentile in student engagement survey January 6, 2005 Full story.
Top campus, national stories of 2004 chosen in poll January 6, 2005 Full story.
Visiting writer-in-residence, Julia Johnson, to give public reading January 6, 2005 Full story.
A search for the “Photo of CentreTerm” January 6, 2005 Full story.
Centre’s coolest holiday memories, continued January 6, 2005 Full story.