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Champions of Change- John C. Young Scholar Vrinda Desai ’18 Studies Forensic Analysis of Blood Spatter

By Kerry Steinhofer This article is part of a series featuring Centre College’s 2018 John C. Young Scholars. Centre’s JCY program, now in its 28th year, is designed to serve highly motivated seniors, allowing them to engage in independent study, research or artistic work in their major discipline or in an interdisciplinary area of their choosing. Danville native and John C. Young Scholar (JCY) Vrinda Desai, a physics major, has been conducting research that may be i…

Champions of Change- Centre Students Polish Singing Skills at Regional Competition

By Kathleen Murphy Sharing their voices with the region, Centre College students recently participated in this year’s National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) competition. With the support of voice instructors Cacey Nardolillo and Marie-France Duclos, and Centre’s Alltech Artist-in-Residence Gregory Turay, 11 students presented their talents to a set of judges and received feedback to improve their abilities. The students faced off against 300 other singer…

Champions of Change- Thirteenth Night: Five Students Nominated for Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival

By Kathleen Murphy In February 2019, Centre College’s drama program will send five students to the regional Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. Selected from the recent production of Twelfth Night, these students will have the chance to compete with their peers across the region in Spartanburg, South Carolina, next spring semester. Together, a representative from the festival and Assistant Professor of Dramatic Arts Jennifer Goff nominated two students, Katherine…

Champions of Change- Brendan Holly ’18 Researches Environmentalism as a John C. Young Scholar

By Kerry Steinhofer This article is part of a series featuring Centre College’s 2018 John C. Young (JCY) Scholars. Centre’s JCY program, now in its 28th year, is designed to serve highly motivated seniors, allowing them to engage in independent study, research or artistic work in their major discipline or in an interdisciplinary area of their choosing. John C. Young Scholar (JCY) Brendan Holly ’18 (Sidney, Nebraska) has spent his senior year investigating…

Champions of Change- John C. Young Scholar Jessica Haralu ’18 Researches Gender Identity in Mozart, Da Ponte Operas

By Kerry Steinhofer This article is part of a series featuring Centre College’s 2018 John C. Young (JCY) Scholars. Centre’s JCY program, now in its 28th year, is designed to serve highly motivated seniors, allowing them to engage in independent study, research or artistic work in their major discipline or in an interdisciplinary area of their choosing. Jessica Haralu ’18, (Harrodsburg, Kentucky) has tuned her eyes and ears to the music stylings of Wolfgang Ama…

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