Centre College

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10:52 am
Thu July 17, 2014

Centre College Offers To Hold Senate Debate

Centre College is joining the long list of organizations vying to host a debate between Kentucky's U.S. Senate candidates.

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6:03 pm
Mon May 12, 2014

Study: Lowest And Highest Performing Eastern Kentucky Schools Share Much In Common

A study comparing the highest and lowest performing public schools in Eastern Kentucky has yielded some surprising results.

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5:08 pm
Mon September 23, 2013

Shooting Suspect Who Prompted Danville Lockdown Still At Large

DANVILLE, Ky. - Danville Police say a suspect who fatally shot three people at a downtown pawn shop remains at large.

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12:35 pm
Fri September 20, 2013

Update: Centre Lockdown Lifted

DANVILLE, Ky. - Centre College was on lockdown Friday morning following reports of a shooting less than half a mile from campus. The lockdown order has been lifted, but the suspect remains at large.

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10:52 am
Fri September 20, 2013

Centre College On Lockdown After Reported Double Murder

DANVILLE, Ky. -- Centre College in Danville has been locked down due to a "double murder" at a nearby business and the Boyle County coroner has been called to a pawn shop after police were called for a robbery and shooting at the business Friday morning.

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10:29 am
Mon September 9, 2013

$250 M Gift To Centre College Withdrawn

DANVILLE, Ky. -- A small Kentucky liberal arts college said Monday a $250 million donation that was among the largest gifts to higher education in U.S. history has been withdrawn.

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12:45 pm
Tue August 13, 2013

Summer Arts Residency Program Moving To Centre College

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- A summer residency program for some of Kentucky's most promising young arts students has a new home at Centre College.  State and campus officials said Tuesday the Kentucky Center Governor's School for the Arts will relocate next summer to the liberal arts college in Danville.

The program has resided at Transylvania University in Lexington for the previous 14 years.

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10:27 am
Tue July 30, 2013

Centre College Gets Record $250M Donation

DANVILLE, Ky. — A tiny liberal arts school in Kentucky that hosted vice presidential debates in recent years has landed one of the largest donations ever to a U.S. college or university.

Centre College announced the gift of stocks worth $250 million Tuesday from the A. Eugene Brockman Charitable Trust. The total value puts it among the 20 biggest such gifts of all time, according to the Chronicle of Higher Education.

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11:47 am
Tue June 18, 2013

Study Casts Doubts on Benefits of Energy Drinks

DANVILLE,KY—A Centre College study suggests that energy drinks may not have the potency that their advertisers suggest.

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8:39 am
Mon January 7, 2013

Centre Gets Top 10 Ranking for Alumni Donors

DANVILLE, Ky. - Centre College has been ranked by a publication as one of the top 10 colleges in the country for alumni donors. 

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