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The Iowa Grocery Industry Association has awarded Central College a $1,904 grant for recycled outdoor furniture, arriving at Central's organic garden in June.

Central Wins Grant for Recycled Outdoor Furniture

The Iowa Grocery Industry Association has awarded Central College a $1,904 grant for recycled outdoor furniture, arriving at Central’s organic garden in June.

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Internationally renowned environmentalist Robert K. Musil will make an intensive week-long visit to Central College Feb. 29-March 4.

Environmental leader Robert K. Musil to teach at Central College

Internationally renowned environmentalist Robert K. Musil will make an intensive week-long visit to Central College Feb. 29-March 4.

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Central College presents Martin Luther King Jr. Day program and service activities

Central College will celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day with a special program Jan. 18.

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The Theater of Public Policy uses intelligent humor and improv comedy to tackle leading issues. They teach and perform Nov. 12-13 at Central College.

Public policy meets improv theater at Central College

The Theater of Public Policy will use improv theater to tackle sustainability issues Nov. 12.

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Local food events at Central feature Kelsey Timmerman

Kelsey Timmerman, author of “Where Am I Eating? An Adventure through the Global Food Chain” will speak Sept. 17 at Central College.

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Erich Thalacker, biology and biochemistry major, is one of 23 student researchers on campus this summer. He’s doing chemistry research to discover possibilities for biorenewable plastics.

Summer Research Crew

Twenty-three students turned full-time researchers this summer. They investigated bats, bees, polymers, criminal sentencing and more — and received research grants to do it!

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uses drones to capture video and photos for clients throughout Iowa.

Invent Your Own Job

Jakob Steenhoek, entrepreneur and 2015 business management graduate, uses drones to capture video and photos for clients throughout Iowa.

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Acclaimed nature writer to read at Central College

Nature writer Rick Bass will read from his short fiction April 14 at Central College.

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The Roe Center’s solar array is one of many sustainable design features at Central College Conference guests are invited to tour the platinum LEED-rated Roe Center in a workshop led by director of facilities planning and management Mike Lubberden and architect Kevin Nordmeyer.

Central College to host climate change conference

Central College and Iowa United Nations Association will host a climate change conference April 25 on Central’s campus in Pella.

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Tim Dwight to speak on solar energy entrepreneurship at Central College

Tim Dwight, solar energy entrepreneur and former NFL player, will speak March 11 at Central College.

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