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Olivia Boender

“If you are looking for a welcoming environment where the professors care about your education but also your life outside school, then Central College is the place for you!”

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Winter Orientation - Jan. 12-13

Where will your Central education take you?

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Winter Open House - Jan. 21

Connect with professors and current students and learn why Central is the best choice for your next four years!

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Scholarship Weekends - Jan. 26 and Feb 2

Be a part of the opportunities a world-class Central education can provide.

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Central Awards - Jan. 26 and Feb 2

Audition/interview for scholarships at Central College!

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Best Decision Ever Week! - March 4-8

Choose a day during Central’s visit week for an exciting, personalized experience!

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Admitted Student Overnight Visit - March 29-30

Your perfect fit: Visit to meet other students who share your drive to reach beyond and achieve new heights of success!

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Spring Visit Day for sophomores and juniors - April 5

Get a jump on planning your future.

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76% of Central students complete an internship

Jay Wackerly

Title: Assistant professor of chemistry
Research with students: Synthesizing oxacalixarenes, or “molecular donuts”
His team: Five chemistry majors turned research assistants
You can find him: Peering into a microscope in a Vermeer Science Center chemistry lab

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Jay Wackerly