Don't waste your summer!

Posted by Patrick Henry College on 6/10/24 7:17 AM

Do you feel like your summers are busy but unproductive? Like you aren’t really doing anything—your wheels are just spinning? Even worse—do you feel like even though you're doing nothing you still...

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Dr. Roberts's 10 tips for recent graduates

Posted by Patrick Henry College on 6/6/24 10:13 AM

The following article is an adaption of the Baccalaureate address delivered by Dr. Matthew Roberts in May 2024. 

Let us consider the words of the Apostle Paul in his letter to the church at Rome,

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1st legacy students to join in the fall

Posted by Hannah Gaschler on 5/23/24 1:42 PM

PHC’s first legacy students—children of alumni—will be coming to campus in the fall: Emmie Main, whose mom Joanna graduated in 2005 (Government, Public Policy) and Amelia Davis, whose parents Danny...

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Read the Essay: Take a Deep, Deep Dive into Classical Literature

Posted by Harvest Prude on 3/21/24 11:00 AM

Want to know why you should read the classics? Here’s some facts:

Reading can broaden your vocabulary (and boost those SAT scores), strengthen your emotional intelligence and social perception, ...

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Senior Gabriel Lysne wins National Military Foundation's 2023 National Merit Scholarship Award

Posted by Julia Adams on 12/7/23 11:10 AM

The National Military Intelligence Foundation announced PHC senior Gabriel Lysne as a recipient of the National Merit Scholarship Award. Gabriel is a student in PHC's Strategic Intelligence in...

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When Cultures Collide: Alumna Kirsten Etherton shares about teaching overseas

Posted by Julia Adams on 12/5/23 10:44 AM

On a Good Friday, Alumna Kirsten Etherton (CLA-ed ’06) and a friend borrowed a coworker’s car and drove to the local Roman ruins. They had the place to themselves. Up on the hilltop, Kirsten sat in...

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The Carried Tradition of Lessons & Carols

Posted by Trinity Klomparens on 12/1/23 10:00 AM

The Barbara Hodel Center Gymnasium at Patrick Henry College is dark and still. Parents and children sit expectantly, unlit candles gripped firmly in their hands. Choir stands are poised on stage,...

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The Meaning of Thankfulness

Posted by Julia Adams on 11/23/23 9:00 AM

On October 3, 1789, President George Washington signed the first Thanksgiving Day Proclamation. He wrote, “Now therefore I do recommend and assign Thursday the 26th day of November next to be...

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"I want to be on God's SEAL Team Six." Ty Everman shares his heart for missions

Posted by Julia Adams on 11/16/23 10:00 AM

This summer, sophomore Ty Everman went on a mission trip to Japan. During their stay, the team sought to support a small church in the rural part of Nagano that a missionary family from Everman's...

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Why reflection is important for the moral imagination

Posted by Patrick Henry College on 11/14/23 10:00 AM

Each fall and spring a handful of students congregate at the Freedom Center in Leesburg, VA, meeting for political theory retreats held each semester. Senior James Hodson shared his experiences from...

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