Science

Manon is a biology major with minors in chemistry and psychology. The winner of an organic chemistry award her sophomore year, she now shares her knowledge as a science tutor for both her Centenary peers and high school students. Learn more about biology at Centenary

Manon did plant research at Texas A&M University over the summer with Centenary professor Dr. Rebecca Murphy, which gave her the opportunity to present original research at the American Society of Plant Biologists' national conference.

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place oral presentation in Centenary's 2016 Research Forum

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Manon is president of Alpha Epsilon Delta, Centenary's honor society for students pursuing health-related professions.

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International travel

Manon is a world traveler who had the unique opportunity to study religion and biology in Argentina through Centenary's May Module program. Learn more about May Module

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foreign countries visited

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languages Manon is fluent in...working on a 4th!

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of cows (her favorite animal!) that Manon met in Argentina

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Gymnastics

Ashley is a decorated and dedicated student-athlete. In 2016, she became only the fourth gymnast in Centenary history to qualify for the NCAA Regional Competition and was also named a USAG All-American Scholar. Learn more about Ashley

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All-Around titles won during the 2015 regular season

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1st team

All-American in the All-Around at the 2016 USAG Collegiate National Championship

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9.850

on vault in 2016, just .025 off the Centenary record

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Global study

Ashley was part of the first group of Centenary students to begin their college experience in Paris, France through the Centenary in Paris program. In May 2017, she returned to Europe for a May Module course in Copenhagen, Denmark. Learn more about Centenary in Paris

Ashley's travel experiences also include mission trips to Jamaica and Guatemala.

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Ashley's liberal arts education is preparing her to connect with the world in a variety of creative ways: she's a communications major with minors in theatre and Spanish.

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Global Perspective

From befriending classmates born in countries spanning the globe to visiting foreign nations, JR’s understanding of the world grew exponentially during his time at Centenary, helping him seamlessly transition into and find success at globally-minded companies such as Disney and Warner Bros. Learn more about study abroad programs at Centenary

Centenary fostered my ability to connect with people from different cultural and national backgrounds. At Disney, this was essential in helping me work with press from around the globe.

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Number of times JR asked for directions on the streets of Sydney, Australia - just to hear the cool accent.

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Small classes

Centenary's small class sizes helped JR build confidence for verbalizing ideas in a room full of people. With this confidence, he's voiced ideas that have made their way into marketing campaigns for some of Hollywood's biggest theatrical releases. Learn more about Centenary's approach to the liberal arts

JR majored in New Media Communications at Centenary and now works in California as an Employee Communications and Marketing Specialist for Warner Bros.

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JR's gotten the opportunity to work on several major film campaigns since graduating from Centenary. His favorites: "Big Hero 6," "Wonder Woman," and "IT."

JR cites Design Communications as the Centenary class that has been most useful in his career - he's found the skills he learned there to be adaptable across many fields.

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Unique story

Since moving to Los Angeles in 2013, JR has found that having a unique college story is incredibly valuable. He has yet to meet anybody on the West Coast who can claim, as he can, to have attended a small, liberal arts college in the state of Louisiana. Learn more about why Centenary stands out!

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Number of past jobs where a Centenary connection helped JR get his foot in the door

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Number of times JR has been asked at work if he's from the south after using "y'all."

The Louisiana dish JR misses the most? Crawfish po'boy!

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Internships

In just three years, Cheredith has interned with two Shreveport mayors, a United States Senator, and a political action committee in Washington, D.C. She'll graduate in May 2017 with an impressive resume and a wealth of experience for the next steps on her journey. Learn more

In June 2016, Cheredith was nominated as a "change maker" and invited to attend The United State of Women Summit at the White House. She had the opportunity to hear from President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, and many other political leaders.

Where's Cheredith now?

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Congressional meetings attended per week in summer 2015

Community Service

Cheredith shares her time and talents with the community she loves, on campus and beyond. She's active in her sorority, helping raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, and is currently the youngest member of the Shreveport Mayor's Women's Commission. See how Cheredith gets involved

In addition to being the youngest current member of the Shreveport Mayor's Women's Commission, Cheredith was elected as the Commission's secretary.

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national Greek organizations at Centenary, all with specific philanthropic projects

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Cheredith was named the "Model Initiate" of her Chi Omega pledge class in 2013.

Adaptable skills

Luke graduated from Centenary with the ability to quickly absorb and apply information, rather than merely memorize it. This skill came in handy during his 3rd and 4th year of medical school when he started seeing patients and formulating diagnoses and treatment plans. Learn how the liberal arts can help you.

Centenary offers 22 majors in the arts and sciences and a variety of pre-professional programs, including eight Allied Health tracks.

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Luke will put his critical thinking skills to the test by practicing either rural Family Medicine or Sports Medicine following his residency at the University of Nebraska/Offutt Air Force Base in Omaha.

90%

of our graduates who apply to medical school are accepted

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Faculty

At Centenary, Luke found committed faculty who challenged him to be his best, leaving him - in his words - "overly prepared to confront life after college." Meet our faculty

The personalized level of education you receive at Centenary is invaluable. Centenary is challenging, but offers a unique world-class education well worth the money.

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Centenary's pre-med curriculum emphasizes thinking through problems and discussing them, not just regurgitating information.

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100%

of tenure-track faculty hold the highest degree in their field

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Intercultural experiences

Luke says that Centenary's "emphasis on cultural competence" has been invaluable during his medical school training, giving him the tools to empathize with his patients and effectively communicate with them about their health. Learn more about Centenary's pre-med program

82%

of Centenary students have had an international educational experience

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Luke earned a full med school scholarship from the Air Force Health Professions Scholarship Program. He'll serve in the US Air Force for four years following his residency in Family Medicine.

Centenary's module, service learning requirement, and numerous volunteering opportunities helped build a great foundation on how to interact with different groups of people.

International Travel

Trey started college in Paris, France thanks to the one-of-a-kind Centenary in Paris program. He walked in the footsteps of African-American writers in Paris and explored questions of race and gender thanks to the "Paris Noir: Black America in the City of Light" course taught by Professors Dana Kress and Andia Augustin-Billy. Learn more about Centenary in Paris

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times Trey said "merci" (so polite!)

Trey is an economics major and is thinking about adding a minor in math. When he's not in class or on the golf course, he's most likely spending time with his brothers in Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity.

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times Trey said "trois" to announce his presence in Paris (his name means "the third")

Golf

A member of the Gents golf team, Trey chose Centenary as the spot to continue his golf career because he knew he'd also get a great education. He also might be a budding comedian. Visit Centenary Athletics at gocentenary.com

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Trey's recent score in the Louisiana College Fall Invite - the second-lowest round of the day

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times Trey closed his eyes while hitting a shot in tournament play

The best thing about being a student-athlete is spending time with your teammates and having a stress-free place to go after classes.

Pre-Law

Donovan will graduate in May 2017 with degrees in history and political science. Next stop: law school. Over the past five years, 79% of Centenary students who apply to law school have been accepted. Learn about the pre-law program

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years as a Student Government Association senator

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I chose to double major in history and political science because I wanted to study subjects that would teach me the valuable thinking skills needed to excel in any career.

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Leadership

Donovan is currently president of his fraternity and has held numerous other leadership roles within the Greek system. He is also a Maroon Jacket, served three years as an SGA senator, and helped recruit prospective students for two years as a Student Ambassador. Learn how to get involved

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leadership positions in 7 different campus organizations

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The most important gift Centenary has given me has been the opportunity to grow as an individual and as a leader.

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honor society memberships