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Head Baseball Coach Matt Schirm Reflects on Life-Altering Experience

Featured in: Anamosa Journal-Eureka

Head Baseball Coach Matt Schirm joins his hometown newspaper to reflect on a life-altering baseball experience.

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President Mark Putnam Featured on STEM Podcast

Featured in: STEM Essential Podcast

Central College President Mark Putnam joined the STEM Essential podcast to discuss the importance of STEM in higher education.

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To Overcome Challenges, Stop Comparing Yourself to Others

Featured in: TED Institute

When you stop comparing yourself to others, you can accomplish great things, says wheelchair athlete Dean Furness ’94 in his TED Talk.

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Coronavirus Cut My Study Abroad Short, but I’m Even More Afraid to Go Home

Featured in: Metro

Central student Marin Harrington ’21 writes for “Metro” about her study abroad experience cut short by COVID-19.

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Gordon De Jong ’57 Receives IUSSP Laureate Award

Featured in: International Union for the Scientific Study of Population

The IUSSP Council has selected Gordon De Jong to be its 30th Laureate in recognition of his groundbreaking work on migration and his service to the training of demographers from around the world.

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Zac Eash ’13 Featured in Teacher Spotlight

Featured in: Marshalltown Times-Republican

Zac Eash ’13, social studies teacher at West Marshall Middle School in State Center, was featured in the Times-Republican’s Teacher Spotlight.

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‘Each Year Is a Full New Crop’: An Iowa College Prepares for Enrollment Change

Featured in: The Chronicle of Higher Education

With a major tuition reset and a bold plan to visit every high school in the state, Central College believes it’s positioned well for predicted demographic challenges.

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“Mid-Americana” Podcast Shares Stories of the Midwest

Featured in: Iowa Public Radio

Central’s Joshua Dolezal and Brian Campbell appeared on Talk of Iowa to discuss their new podcast project, “Mid-Americana: Stories from a Changing Midwest.”

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Michael Main ’87 Among Physicians Named in Ingram’s 2019 Top Doctors

Featured in: Saint Luke's Health System

Michael Main ’87 has been named one of Ingram’s 2019 Top Doctors.

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How Music and a Foster Mom’s Love Saved Rusty

Featured in: Des Moines Register

Life challenged Rusty Johnson ’03 from his first breath, but his saxophone took him through Central College to a career as a musician.

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