Celebrate Fifty Years With Central College Abroad!

This March, we invite you to join us in celebrating fifty years of Central’s study abroad programs. Get the chance to converse with on-site resident directors and fellow alumni while enjoying some delicious food and drink at the following receptions:

On Wednesday, March 19 from 5:00PM – 7:00PM come to Hell’s Kitchen: Far Side Pub located at 80 South 9th Street in Minneapolis to greet our special guest Tecwyn Jones, Director of the Wales Program, and enjoy free appetizers and a cash bar. Email alumni@central.edu or register online through the Alumni Page.

On Friday, March 28 from 12:00PM – 1:00PM you’ll find us at Court Avenue Restaurant & Brewing Company, located at 309 Court Avenue in Des Moines.  Guest speaker and Director of Central College Abroad, Blaire Modic, will be joined by all seven of our program directors: Tecwyn Vaughan Jones (Bangor, Wales); Veronica Garcia Montero (Granada, Spain); Steef Eman (Leiden, The Netherlands); Mark Simmons (London, England); Valerie Grimsley (Merida, Yucatan); Shelley Cavaness (Paris, France); and Ruth Verweijen (Vienna, Austria). Please RSVP online through the Alumni Page. The cost of the luncheon is $12.00. Advanced payment is preferred.

Finally on Saturday, March 29 at 7:30PM, meet us in the Angelico Room of Maggiano’s Little Italy, located at 1847 Freedom Drive in Naperville, Illinois and say hello to special guest Ruth Verweijen, Director of the Vienna Program.  Appetizers and cash bar will be provided. Register for this free event through the Alumni Page, or call us at 800-447-0287.

We look forward to seeing you soon!



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