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Life Flight Training

Featured in: National Athletic Training Association News

The Central College athletic training department hosted a Life Flight training session in August.

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Shutdown Affect Central College Students

Featured in: KGAN

Central College seniors Ryan Dusil and Ryan McPheren have been working on their capstone project for nearly a year. The environmental studies majors have designed a playscape near Lake Red Rock complete with an amphitheater and play area for members of the public to enjoy. The Army Corps of Engineers quickly signed on to partner…

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Jann Freed ’77 presents at TEDxDesMoines

Featured in: TEDxDesMoines

After interviewing 100 “sages” about leadership practices and traits, Jann Freed ’77 was able to uncover a simple but profound skill separating the good from the bad: great leaders look inside themselves and make a conscious effort to let go of their egos and inspire. Freed highlights the importance of slowing down to examine our…

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Paul Weihe talks citizen science

Featured in: KNIA/KRLS

Listen to Paul Weihe, professor of biology, talk with Dr. Bob Leonard about citizen science.

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Central College Nationally Ranked

Featured in: WHO TV

Central College was listed by Washington Monthly as the No. 37 liberal arts school in the nation.

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Jann Freed ’77 Leading with Wisdom: Sage advice from 100 experts

Featured in: KCCI-TV

Author Jann Freed talks to KCCI’s Mollie Cooney about “Leading with Wisdom.”

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Stepping Up: Tej Dhawan ’91

Featured in: Business Record

Tej Dhawan ’91 co-founded StartupCity Des Moines in 2011 and has become a recognized leader of the Central Iowa startup scene.

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A Closer Look: Jeff Link ’89

Featured in: Business Record

The founder of Link Strategies in Des Moines is also CEO of a New York company that is using technology that helped re-elect President Barack Obama to help business get their messages to the right customers.

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Journey to the Presidency

Featured in: Inside Higher Ed

Are you cut out to be a college president? Mark Putnam offers advice about what to focus on — and what matters less — in answering that question for yourself.

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Former football standout raising funds for NHS athletics

Featured in: Newton Daily News

No way was David Norvell going to let cancer beat him. Norvell reached back to lessons learned growing up in Newton and playing football for Newton Senior High School and Central College in Pella.

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