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The Local Highlights: Petite LouLou

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 10/7/19 12:08 PM

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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Alumni Spotlight: Evie Fordham '18

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 10/4/19 12:59 PM

Journalism alumna Evie Fordham took a job with the Daily Caller News Foundation in June 2018, finished classes and graduated from PHC in December, and began a new job with FOX Business in August. We...

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Senior Testimonies: A PHC Tradition

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 10/1/19 11:35 AM

Senior Testimonies are a long-standing tradition at PHC. Come the end of each semester, seniors who expect to graduate that term stand before the students and faculty gathered for chapel. They share...

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Our Dedication to Liberal Arts

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 9/23/19 11:27 AM

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

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Five Tips for Effective Note Taking

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 9/23/19 11:24 AM

Imagine you're sitting in class, and the teacher is talking a mile a minute. You have an exam coming up, and you're not sure what you need to be studying. Unfortunately, you can't write down every...

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Meet the New Mock Trial Coach & Adjunct Professor

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 9/16/19 5:01 PM

Alumnus Christian Fernandez (’16) lives in Staunton, VA, two hours away from campus, and commutes every day to coach Mock Trial and serve as adjunct professor of Rhetoric & Composition and...

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What Does it Mean to Be Classical Liberal Arts?

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 9/11/19 12:04 PM

PHC defines itself as an academically rigorous, Christ-centered, Classical Liberal Arts college. The professors test their students' limits, pushing them to do their very best. The entire curriculum...

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Five Apps to Help You Succeed in School

Posted by Marjorie Pratt on 9/9/19 11:17 AM

The internet is often a distraction from the tasks that you need to get done instead of an asset. Social media and streaming services too often keep us from studying, work, and chores we need to get...

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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 residential...

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