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It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year in Pella, Iowa!

The holidays are a wonderful time to spend in Pella, whether you’re a Central student, alumni or simply just visiting the town!

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Make A CapPELLA Your Second Home

Music is life … for Central students in the A CapPELLA Choir. Lauren Brown ’24 shares three students’ perspective on Central’s largest choir.

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Central College wrestling center

Central College Launches Women’s Wrestling Program

Further enhancing its reputation of leadership within the NCAA Division III in providing athletics opportunities for women, Central College is adding women’s wrestling as its 21st intercollegiate sport.

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Wendy Weber instructing students in Central classroom.

Central College Adds Data Science Options

Central will launch a new mathematics major with a data science track and a computer science major with a data science track for students.

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Central College Bosch Undergraduate Research Fellows, left to right: Summer Sterrenberg, Rachel Daniels, Gabriella Petruzzello and Layken Bytnar. Not pictured: Brandon Annegers, Alora Nowlin.

Central College Announces Arthur J. Bosch Undergraduate Summer Student Research Awards

The Arthur J. Bosch Endowment is providing six Central College students the opportunity to undertake summer research projects as Bosch Undergraduate Summer Research Fellows.

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Sculpture of Harold Geisler, found on the Central College Peace Mall.

Central Collection

Take a tour with Lauren Brown ’24 as she highlights the unique art installations across Central College’s campus.

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Robert Franks, Cathy Haustein and Mary Jo Sodd, all of whom retired from Central College in 2022.

Central College Faculty Receive Recognition

Central College recognized eight faculty members this spring for their outstanding leadership in teaching, service and scholarship.

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Mark Putnam, Fritz Maytag and Ken Maytag

Central College’s Paulina Mena and Fred Maytag Family Foundation Honored by Iowa Campus Compact

Iowa Campus Compact selected two nominations for Central College for the the Presidents’ Civic Engagement Leadership Award and Presidents’ Community Partner Award.

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Central College students enjoying coffee at Smokey Row in Pella.

Where Students Eat Off Campus

In addition to great dining options on campus, Lauren Brown ’24 dishes on Central students’ must-stop food, dessert and drink spots off campus.

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Lauren Brown ’24 celebrates with two of her teammates during a Central College volleyball match.

Student-Athletes: Balancing the Workload

Lauren Brown ’24 gives an inside perspective on what it means to be a student-athlete at Central.

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