PELLA, IOWA (September 22, 2020) There are 63 students who are members of the A Cappella Choir at Central College for the 2020-21 academic year. The A Cappella Choir started at Central in 1932 and is the oldest continuing music ensemble on campus.

Those from your area are:

Katherine Hurlbut of Muscatine (52761)

Elizabeth Hurlbut of Muscatine (52761)

PELLA, IOWA (September 11, 2020) Welcome to Central College! You are now Forever Dutch!

Central is pleased to welcome the newest members of our community, including first-year and transfer students, for the Fall 2020 semester.

Those from your area are:

Dustin Harris, Class of 2022, from Bettendorf (52722)

Mitchel Benhart, Class of 2024, from Geneseo (61254)

PELLA, IOWA (September 4, 2020) — Central College is planning to recognize its Class of 2020 with an in-person commencement ceremony at 2PM, Sunday, September 27, at Ron and Joyce Schipper Stadium. Commencement scheduled in May was postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

PELLA, IOWA (July 20, 2020) The Moore Family Foundation Faculty Development Program for Teaching is providing grant funding for 14 faculty projects at Central College for the 2020-21 academic year. The funding total is more than $76,000.

Funding supports projects, some of which are:

PELLA, IOWA (July 10, 2020) Brant Mueller of Davenport, Iowa, is one of 10 Central College students completing internships this summer for academic credit. Mueller is interning with Benefit Planners & Company in Bettendorf, Iowa.


PELLA, IOWA (July 2, 2020) More than 325 students were named to the Central College dean's list for Spring 2020.

The honor is awarded to full-time students who achieve a 3.5 GPA or higher on a 4.0 scale while taking 12 or more graded credit hours for the semester.

Those named to the dean's list from your area are:

Rebekah Beard of Geneseo

Allison Cheatheam of Davenport

William DeHaan of De Witt

PELLA, IOWA (June 9, 2020) — Central College is proud to announce this year's recipients of full-tuition Kuyper Scholarships and Rolscreen Foundation Scholarships, the most prestigious awards granted at the college.

Peter H. Kuyper founded Rolscreen Company, known today as Pella Corporation.

PELLA, IOWA (June 5, 2020) 46 Central College students were inducted into the college's chapter of The National Society of Leadership and Success.

Those from your area were:

Allison Cheatheam of Davenport (52806)

Allyson Woods of Milan (61264)

Brant Mueller of Davenport (52807)

Lucas Wendel of Le Claire (52753)

Morgan Stockman of De Witt (52742)

PELLA, IOWA (May 27, 2020) — 207 Central College students graduated with bachelor's degrees in May 2020.

The following students are from your area:

Kyle Berst of Bettendorf (52722) received a degree in Biology.

Gage Burkhart of Davenport (52804) received a degree in Business Management.

Kaitlyn Andresen of Davenport (52804) received a degree in Chemistry.

Benjamin Wilkinson of Davenport (52806) received a degree in Music.