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Danny Beyer ’04 was named the Young Professionals Connection’s Young Professional of the Year, partly thanks to a YP summit and a charity gala he helped organize.
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On Saturday, Congressman Dave Loebsack met with Central College students, Vermeer workers and representatives from the Army Corps of Engineers at Lake Red Rock to view the construction of the natural playscape project which was delayed last month due to the partial government shutdown. Workers from Vermeer are participating as a way to celebrate the company’s 65th anniversary. Also on hand were Central students, Pella elementary students and other volunteers.
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Lake Red Rock — As reported last night, 3M is donating $30,000 to the Red Rock Lake Association on Monday to aid in the development of a natural playscape at North Overlook at the lake. A volunteer service day has been confirmed for Saturday. – See more at: http://journalexpress.net/local/x134995772/Update-Volunteers-to-work-on-playscape-tomorrow#sthash.5ZhEME8r.dpuf
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The Central College athletic training department hosted a Life Flight training session in August.
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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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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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Listen to Paul Weihe, professor of biology, talk with Dr. Bob Leonard about citizen science.
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Central College was listed by Washington Monthly as the No. 37 liberal arts school in the nation.
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Author Jann Freed talks to KCCI’s Mollie Cooney about “Leading with Wisdom.”
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Tej Dhawan ’91 co-founded StartupCity Des Moines in 2011 and has become a recognized leader of the Central Iowa startup scene.