Meet Central Students

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A Major Changeup

Life threw Caleb Evans ’23 a curveball when he realized he didn’t want to continue studying engineering. Thanks to coaching from professors, he found a new path in the classroom.

Brad DiLeo ’22

Acceptance of Others

Brad DiLeo ’22 has the superpower of positivity. He encourages everyone to take ownership and learn from mistakes.

Madilynn Pietzman ’25

Shaping a New Path Forward

The L.A. Garrison Scholarship for the Nontraditional Learner recognizes the potential in Central students. 2021-22 award recipient Madilynn Pietzman ’25 is grateful for the opportunities the scholarship has provided her.

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Homecoming 2022

We always love to welcome the Central family home. Check out some of our favorite moments from Homecoming 2022!

Welcome Week 2022

Welcome Week 2022

We're thrilled to finally welcome our incoming class to campus! Let's have a great year, Dutch!

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Nothing Else Compares

Central College students naturally become multifaceted when it comes to enjoying all their interests during their time here. Quinn Deahl ’23, student body president for 2022-23, was able to tap into the different sides of her identity through her involvement at Central.

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In Perfect Harmony

Getting involved at Central College is par for the course for Mackenzie Biggs ’24. The ability to be involved in everything her heart desires at Central has Biggs sinking putts and inspiring young musicians in perfect harmony.

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The Perks of Pella

There's a lot to love about Pella, Iowa — the home of Central College. Come along with Scott Siepker, the "Iowa Nice Guy," as he takes us to some of our students’ favorite spots around town!

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Central Found My Heart

DelTon Alexander ’24 shares his gratitude for the ongoing support from the community that embraced him at Central College.

Thomas Spoehr ’22

Setbacks Spark a New Dream

Thomas Spoehr ’22 embraced the challenge of track and field after his basketball career was cut short.

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