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Joshua Dolezal publishes book about life on the prairie.

Featured in: Des Moines Register

Joshua Dolezal, associate professor of English at Central College, wrote “Down From the Mountaintop: From Belief to Belonging.”

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John Fisher ’87 is incoming CEO of First American Bank

Featured in: Des Moines Register

John Fisher ’87 will soon become CEO of First American Bank.

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Daniel Beyer ’04 named to Forty Under 40

Featured in: Des Moines Business Record

Daniel Beyer ’04 was named one of the Des Moines Business Record’s Forty Under 40 for 2014.

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James Muyskens ’64 ends tenure as Queens College president

Featured in: NY Daily News

James Muyskens ’64 stepped down as Queens College president after 12 years in the post.

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Angie Leonard Morrow ’94, collection manager at the Art Institute, is “this week’s Chicagoan”

Featured in: Chicago Reader

Angie Leonard Morrow ’94 works as the collection manager in the department of ancient and Byzantine art at The Art Institute of Chicago. The Chicago Reader profiles her as its Chicagoan of the week. Angie Leonard Morrow ’94 works as the collection manager in the department of ancient and Byzantine art at The Art Institute of Chicago. The Chicago Reader profiled her as its Chicagoan of the week.

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Heading to ‘Downton Abbey’ with Heritage Lace co-CEOs Daniel De Cook ‘95, and Tim Heerema ’88

Featured in: Des Moines Register

Heritage Lace, a Pella company run by former Central students Daniel De Cook ‘95, and Tim Heerema ’88, will soon sell a line of licensed “Downton Abbey” products.

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Michelle Bahl Raymer ’06 goes on a benevolent path

Featured in: Juice

Michelle Bahl Raymer ’06 , found herself drawn to nonprofit work at Central, where she studied Spanish, international studies and political science. Juice highlights Raymer as a young professional in the nonprofit sector in Des Moines.

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Coach helps D.M. North team rise through challenges, in and out of gym

Featured in: Des Moines Register

At North High, the buzzer never sounds: The North High boys basketball team has banded together to post the school’s best start in recent memory, with the potential for the Polar Bears’ first state tournament berth since 1991.

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Angela Palmersheim ’13 uses tech to help students study

Featured in: Des Moines Register

Angela Palmersheim, a 2013 graduate,  is featured on the Des Moines Register’s website where she talks about how technology helps students study. Watch the video here.  

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Power Roundtable: STEM

Featured in: Des Moines Business Record

Central College President Mark Putnam was one of five experts invited to a Des Moines Business Record panel discussion on STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) in the state of Iowa.

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