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Our Dedication to Liberal Arts (No U.S. History?)

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 3/18/22 4:03 PM

The American Council of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA) released the 2021-22 findings from its annual survey, What Will They Learn?, which addresses the general education curricula in American colleges...

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A Book For Every Major

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 2/18/22 5:00 PM

You know what music we listen to.  You know what movies we've watched. Have you ever wondered what books we read? Of course, Dr. Grewell and Dr. Hake share the classics with us in Western Literature,...

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The Study of Literature Through a Biblical Worldview

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 7/12/21 2:27 PM

The one-of-a-kind literature program at Patrick Henry College imparts a deeper understanding about history, theology, philosophy, science, mathematics, and literature because it is built on top of a...

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White House Spotlight: Alyssa Farah

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 5/18/20 8:00 AM

In March President Trump appointed two Patrick Henry College alumni, Ben Williamson and Alyssa Farah, to the White House, adding to the growing number of PHC graduates to staff the presidential...

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What are Apprenticeships at PHC?

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 1/27/20 9:45 AM

Apprenticeships at PHC  follow the classical model of preparing young people for their professions by sending them out to practice their craft. With over 500 hours of work-related experience before...

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The Local Highlights: Market Street Coffee

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 11/8/19 11:40 AM

Patrick Henry College is located in Purcellville, VA, 15 miles west of Leesburg and 50 miles west of Washington. Obviously, the nation's capital holds no shortage of events and attractions, but what...

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PHC's Annual Travel Opportunities

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 10/23/19 11:25 AM

When looking at potential colleges, how high does "travel opportunities" rank on your list of college must-haves? PHC may not have study abroad programs, but fear not! We have plenty of travel...

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Alumni Spotlight: Brooks & Nikki Freeland ('17 and '19)

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 10/23/19 11:19 AM

Brooks (EBA '17) and Nikki (née Cordaro; SI '19) Freeland married in the fall of 2018. Once Nikki finished school in May, they set off to explore the world. They're two-and-a-half months into their...

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Beyond Academic Excellence

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 10/18/19 12:00 PM

President Jack Haye often opens the semester with a speech to remind students that academic excellence means nothing without spiritual growth. "If you graduate from PHC with a 4.0 GPA but without...

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The Can't-Miss VA Landmarks

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 10/14/19 2:43 PM

Virginia is home to some of the richest histories and oldest American landmarks. Tourists come from all over to see the picturesque leaves and rolling hills. Any time spent in The Old Dominion State...

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