E.g., 10/16/2021
E.g., 10/16/2021
  • May 4, 2021

    Wivine Gicaniro knows what it's like to start over in a new place, far from home, friends and family, and navigate a new life in a second language. 

  • April 30, 2021

    Ratna Harris was working in a bank, feeling stuck in her career, and she knew she couldn't get promoted without more education.    Her aunt noticed that she was always searching the want ads, and she advised Ratna to look into an accounting career.  "...

  • April 29, 2021

    The Century College Alumni Nominated by a fellow classmate at Lakewood Community College, Dr. Greg Eastlund, Mindy Johnson was already a leader in Dr. John Zdechlik’s band classes, and on campus.

  • April 28, 2021

    White Bear Lake, MN – At the April 22 event, Celebrating Century Healthcare Heroes, the Century College Foundation raised over $100,000 from sponsorships and individuals to support student scholarships.

  • April 13, 2021

    Century College student Bianca Rodriguez is the epitome of compassion.  Working the overnight shift as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in the Transitional Care Unit at a group home, Bianca helped many patients who were close to death.  She often...

  • April 6, 2021

    When alum Andy Chisholm was looking at colleges, he knew he wasn't ready to commit to a four-year program.  He and his dad did research on what Century College's ...

  • March 31, 2021

    After working for twenty one years at a medical center, Renae Larson was ready for a career change.  Her position as a telephone operator, which required patience, diplomacy, kindness and tact, was being eliminated.   

  • March 16, 2021

    It's not easy to start college during a global pandemic, yet Century College student Edmund McClain has managed to thrive in his first year, doing well in his classes, his two jobs, meeting new people and finding new leadership opportunities.  Being...

  • March 9, 2021

    When Nhu Nguyen was studying English at a university in Viet Nam, she knew she also wanted to study abroad.  Her sister and friends had recommended Century College, so Nhu did her research, liked what she discovered about the College, and made...

  • March 3, 2021

    Century College student Ryuto Hashimoto was impressed with Minnesota when he arrived on a one-week exchange program in 2017.  His high school in Osaka, Japan, had a sister-school arrangement with Southwest High School in Minneapolis.

  • February 16, 2021

    Let’s face it: online courses are different from face-to-face ones. You may like that, or maybe not. One thing for sure is that interaction can be more challenging in an online class versus in person.

  • February 3, 2021

    Ku Hser, current Century College student and Visual Communications Technologies (VCT) major in filmmaking and video production, loves his program.  "I'm so happy...

  • February 1, 2021

    Century College alum Carla Coates' life is a testament to the power of persistence.  She has endured many hardships, including homelessness, domestic violence, abuse, and illness, and has overcome each and every challenge on her path.  While living in...

  • January 26, 2021

    Dawn Dana was working as a Psychology Associate on a Traumatic Brain Injury Unit at a hospital, when, after a particularly difficult night, she knew she needed to make a career change.  She already had a degree in psychology and business, but was...

  • January 22, 2021

    After working in the nonprofit sector as a marketing and public relations professional for many years, Jennifer Severson knew she was ready to make a career change, but she didn't want to get another bachelor's degree.  She had started her college...

  • January 19, 2021

    White Bear Lake, MN - Century College is one of four regional colleges to respond to a request by Governor Walz for State workers to fill a shortage for trained health care volunteers.  The campuses offering training include Century College, St P

  • January 12, 2021

    When Ashley Lundgren was looking for a new direction in her education, her mother suggested that she try Century College.  Her mother and siblings had taken classes at the College, so Ashley knew it would be a good choice.  A major in ...

  • January 4, 2021

    Century College Biology faculty Rahul Kane has received $146,000 from Minnesota State to fund the multi-campus collaborative grant, "Expanding the Reality of Campus".  The grant is co-authored with colleagues from three other institutions: Saint Cloud...

  • December 30, 2020

    Century College alum Jason Anderson has a history of serving and helping people wherever he goes, so it's natural that he was eventually drawn to a career as an EMT and Paramedic. 

  • December 18, 2020

    In 2013, Marco Rebollar was looking for something new in his life and career, when a friend pushed him to take the placement test at Century College.  He hadn't been to college before, and had been working at a car dealership, unsure of his next...

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