News Releases

Archive

Local produce features in All Iowa meal at Central College

October 20, 2014

On Oct. 22, the lunch menu at Central College will center on locally raised meat and produce. The All Iowa Day meal will be served in the Central Market from 11 a.m.–1 p.m.

Read more...

Central College dedicates Helen Jean Hislop Center to honor her years of service

October 17, 2014

A dedication ceremony will be held for the Helen Jean Hislop Center, commemorating Hislop’s years of service in the field of physical therapy.

Read more...

Fair Trade Week planned by The Work of Our Hands and Central College

October 15, 2014

October 21-24 is Fair Trade Week in Pella, with events planned Tuesday through Thursday to highlight fair trade and social sustainability in a globalized economy.

Read more...

World Food Prize speaker to present at Central

October 8, 2014

World-renowned scientist Ronald Phillips will speak at 11 a.m. Oct. 15.

Read more...

Central faculty and students perform in variety show

October 2, 2014

Central College faculty and students will come together in a different setting from the classroom at 7 p.m. Oct. 10. In Central’s Upper Chapel, college President Mark Putnam, along with several faculty colleagues, will perform in song, comedy, lip-syncing and other hidden talents.

Read more...

College fair to be hosted at Central College

October 2, 2014

High school students and parents are invited to learn more about their college options at an Oct. 9 college fair at Central College.

Read more...

Jazz musician Gabriel Espinosa selected to Hall of Fame

October 2, 2014

Gabriel Espinosa, associate professor of music at Central College, has been unanimously selected by the Greater Des Moines Community Jazz Center to receive the Iowa Jazz Hall of Fame award for his years of leadership in jazz music.

Read more...

Whodunit play presented by Central College and Pella Opera House

September 22, 2014

“The Game’s Afoot” (or “Holmes for the Holidays”) will run Oct. 1-4 at 7:30 p.m. at the Pella Opera House, presented by Central College’s department of theatre.

Read more...

Iowa Sociological Association elects Central College faculty to host conference

September 22, 2014

Shawn Wick, assistant professor of sociology at Central College, has been elected president of the Iowa Sociological Association (ISA) for 2014-2015. Wick was selected by other sociology professors throughout the state, and he will be responsible for hosting the organization’s annual conference.

Read more...

Former national spokesperson Tommy Vietor to speak at Central College

September 19, 2014

Central College will host its first Gaard scholar-in-residence, Tommy Vietor, to discuss the importance of global citizenship from Oct. 8-10. Vietor’s 7 p.m. address on Oct. 9 will be open to the public in the Cox-Snow Recital Hall.

Read more...