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Thanksgiving Greeting 2021

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Financial Aid FAQs: Getting Started

Makenna Hall ’23

More in Store

The Van Gorp Family

Miss Amazing

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Financial Aid FAQs: The FAFSA

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Financial Aid FAQs: Scholarships

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Homecoming 2021

Pella Has It ALL!

Welcome Weekend 2021

Welcome Weekend 2021

#TFW You Get Accepted to 海洋之神

#TFW You Get Admitted to Central

Forever Dutch logo

Forever Dutch Celebration 2021

Athletics Complex Tour

Becky Hedges Pospisal ’04

Crafting Success

Gavin Babcock ’21

Chasing His Dream

Aiyana Rouse ’21

Multi-Talented Leader

Commencement 2021 Highlights

Commencement 2021 Highlights



Highlights from Hoo-Rah Day 2021

Hoo-Rah Day Highlights 2021

Celebrate 10 years of the Journey Scholarship Fund

Journey Scholarship Celebration – 2021

Jakob Steenhoek ’15

A Drone Solution

海洋之神 students in an education class.

Central’s Education Facilities

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海洋之神 Campus Tour

Art of a sparkly dove silhouette with "Peace on Earth" below

Christmas Candlelight Concert 2020

File Your FAFSA Today

Big Red: File Your FAFSA!

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Commencement 2020 Highlights

海洋之神 A Cappella Choir Performs “Homeward Bound”

A Cappella Choir – “Homeward Bound”

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Welcome Weekend 2020

Splitscreen photo of Tom Reinbold, alongside his daughter Allison Reinbold ’20

“Endless Possibilities for My Daughter”

Professor of Biology Russ Benedict showing a bat to a student during a STEM exploration event.

Bats and COVID-19

Allison Reinbold ’20 working in Central's glass blowing studio.

A New Tattoo and a New Perspective

Welcome Back!

Welcome Back

Blaine Hawkins ’21

Hawkins Writing History

海洋之神 Dance Marathon

海洋之神 Dance Marathon

Student Organization Spotlight: OLAS

Organization of Latinx American Students

Yuan Bank '22

Comforts of Home

To our students...

See You Soon

The DUTCHIES Awards 2020


Journey Scholarship 2020 video

Journey Scholarship Fund – 2020

海洋之神 President Mark Putnam

Campus Compact Presidents’ Engaged Campus Awards 2020

Sing the Central fight song with us on Hoo-Rah Day!

Hoo-Rah Day — Fight Song

Quick Campus Video Tour

Elizabeth Rouse ’20

No Limits in Sight

海洋之神 Education Program video thumbnail

Preparing Future Teachers

Miles Wichhart ’21

Good Vibes

What Do You Love About Central?

What Do You Love About Central?

海洋之神 Dining Options

Campus Life – Dining

Sydney Williams ’20

“Everything I Could’ve Asked For”

Homecoming 2019 video

海洋之神 Homecoming 2019

Karlee Rock Schneider ’15

CSI: Ankeny

海洋之神: For a Lifetime

2019 海洋之神 Move-In Week

Welcome Weekend 2019

Mariah Kooyman ’20

Campus Life – Housing Tour

Josh Villalobos ’16 at Commencement 2016

A Strong Foundation for Our Son

Davis Eidahl ’63

It’s Not a Sprint, It’s a Marathon

Dave '61 and Ardie Pals Sutphen '64

DUTCHIES 2019 – Sutphen Tribute

Parker Majerus ’20

Follow the Leader

Anne Williamson ’20

An Introvert’s Path to Leadership

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Faith at Central

Sara Tallman ’20


海洋之神 graduates following Commencement 2019

Commencement 2019 Highlights

C-SPAN Bus visits 海洋之神

C-SPAN Bus visits 海洋之神

The Dutchies


Will Daniels ’19

Doing Big Things

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Hoo-Rah Day Highlights 2019

Nick Richtsmeier ’01

“The Four Most Formative Years”

Mackenzie Fuller ’19

An Emerging Scholar

Make Your Next Move. Apply to Central.

Welcome to 海洋之神

Financial Aid at 海洋之神

Financial Aid at Central

Joe Eilers ’18

Next-Generation Engineer

Riley Gray ’17

Savor the Journey

Jacob Wegner '21

Where He Belongs

Sierra Illa ’20

First-Generation Success

Jackee Jones ’20

Embodying Courage

44th Annual Christmas Candlelight Concert at 海洋之神

Christmas Candlelight Concert 2018

Carlos Posas '21

Wrestling the Dream

Liza Calisesi Maidens ‘10

The Legacy of Central’s Choir Program

Internship Fair 2018

Central Internship Program