Central received a generous gift of more than $100,000 from the estate of Tommi Hay Boeder, a former employee and 1974 graduate of the college who went on to become an ordained minister.
Apr. 6, 2021
Maria Snyder, associate professor of German and French, and Anya Butt, professor of biology, will present “Model Citizens and Undesirable Aliens: Immigrants in Iowa” from 7-8 p.m. Wednesday, April 7.
Apr. 5, 2021
Cameron Coles, a member of the Class of 2022, is the second Central student to win the competitive Goldwater Scholarship.
Apr. 1, 2021
Central College will partner with Pella Community High School to offer a strength and conditioning program for student-athletes beginning in summer 2021.
Mar. 29, 2021
Whether it’s on a date or a family outing, movie-goers can now savor the unique, quality taste of Grubb’s Premium Popping Corn at Pella Cinemas, owned and operated by Central College.
Mar. 22, 2021
Central College received a generous gift from Precision, Inc., of Pella to support athletics and student scholarships.
Mar. 18, 2021
Central College’s Central RED Society will present “Building Legitimacy and Trust with Local Law Enforcement” with Shane McSheehy, Aaron Fuller and Jason Sandholdt during a virtual event at noon Tuesday, April 6.
Mar. 15, 2021
Helped by a lead gift from alumnus, longtime donor and former staff member Gary Dirksen, Central College has wrapped up a $30,000 fundraising project for COVID-19 test kits for student-athletes.
Mar. 11, 2021
Lee Weers has been promoted to director of Information Technology Services at Central, which supports more than 450 employees and 1,100 students on campus.
Mar. 8, 2021
Central College is proud to announce it will sponsor the West Des Moines Chamber of Commerce’s first annual Black and Brown Business Summit, presented by Principal Financial Group, from April 22-23.
Mar. 4, 2021
Central’s music department will showcase three virtual concerts in March with performances by Symphonic Wind Ensemble, ALMA and Flying Pans Steel Band.
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