Marjorie Pratt

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5 Things I Thought I Didn't Need to Bring to College

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 6/6/19 1:59 PM

Some students come to school feeling perfectly prepared. Others arrive totally overwhelmed. But both types are in for a couple of surprises, because college is not always what you expect—and you...

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10 Years Later with Chrissy Schneider

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 4/29/19 3:48 PM

Chrissy Schneider graduated from the International Politics and Policy (IPP) track in 2009. Today she is the the Assistant Director at Camp Highroad in Middleburg, Virginia. Highroad is a ...

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Why Wing Chapel?

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 4/23/19 9:39 PM

PHC students attend chapel five days of the weekcorporate chapel in Town Hall every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday and wing chapel led by each wing's RA every Tuesday and Thursday.

Corporate...

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Beyond Academic Excellence

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 4/4/19 11:17 AM

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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Counting on Accountability: The Benefits of Behavioral Standards

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 4/4/19 10:32 AM

 

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The How & Why Behind Apprenticeships at PHC

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 3/28/19 10:44 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...

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A Book For Every Major

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 3/1/19 12:41 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...

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A Movie For Every Major

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 2/22/19 9:23 AM

You know what music we listen to. You know what books we've read. Have you ever wondered what movies we watch? Of course, Come What May is a PHC classic, but what DVD does the everyday undergrad...

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Here's a Playlist For Your Music Appreciation

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 2/7/19 11:28 AM

Every semester Dr. Kristina Tanner teaches Music History and Appreciation, a core class at PHC.

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Here Are Two Playlists to Help You Study

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 2/5/19 11:47 AM

Have you ever wondered what PHC students listen to during study sessions?

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