Putting In The Work: Insights From Alumni Internship Experiences

Posted by Emma Perley on 8/20/21 11:25 AM

Apprenticeships, including internships, follow the classical model of preparing students for their Christian vocation by sending them out to practice their craft under a master/mentor after a...

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Turning Theoretical Concepts Into Concrete Applications

Posted by Emma Perley on 8/15/21 2:00 PM

A “liberal arts education” is associated with the pursuit of knowledge for its own sake and is generally contrasted with the practical, job-focused training of “vocational education.” Actually,...

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Apprenticeship as a Means of Enhancing a College Education

Posted by Patrick Henry College on 8/14/21 2:00 PM

When most people hear the word “apprenticeship,” there’s a tendency to immediately associate the term with alternatives to a college education. Apprenticeship, after all, denotes a hands-on...

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The Irreplaceable Value of In-Person Learning

Posted by Emma Perley on 4/3/21 9:22 AM

Patrick Henry boasts a small campus with big opportunities. When it comes to remote learning, many don’t realize how important personal connection can be within a college setting. Last spring,...

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How to Prepare for That Winning Job Interview

Posted by Emma Perley on 3/30/21 2:38 PM

It was January of my freshman year at Patrick Henry College, and I was sitting in a crowded café (pre-COVID, if you can believe it), sipping coffee and twitching with nerves as I interviewed for a...

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Adriana von Helms Interns With Upcoming Film

Posted by Patrick Henry College on 10/14/20 9:41 AM

Senior Adriana von Helms currently interns for the Pensmore Foundation, marketing the upcoming film Against the Tide: Finding God in an Age of Science.

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5 Students Discuss Interning In Washington, D.C.

Posted by Carrie Durning on 2/21/20 10:00 AM

Internships and apprenticeships are essential for college students, for both experience in their specific field of study, and for opportunities in their career. Patrick Henry College students...

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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...

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Don't Believe These 5 Myths About Working in Politics

Posted by Ben Woodward on 12/5/19 9:00 AM

 

I’ve worked in politics throughout my professional life.

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Meet the PHC Junior who Interned at the Department of Education

Posted by Patrick Henry College on 8/29/19 9:53 AM

Junior Karis Churchill interned with the Department of Education on Capitol Hill for twelve weeks this summer where she learned about the inner-workings of bureaucracy and policy development.

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