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Scholarship is Curiosity
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In the Classroom and Beyond
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Residential by Design

collage of four college students Announcing Rhodes College’s Nominees for 2020 Watson Fellowship

Rhodes’ Postgraduate Scholarship Committee is endorsing four seniors to compete for the prestigious Thomas J. Watson Fellowship, which provides a $36,000 grant for purposeful, independent exploration abroad. If selected, fellows execute their conceived projects by traveling outside the United States for one year.

collage of headshots of college students Rhodes Endorses 22 Seniors for 2020-2021 Fulbright Award Competition

Rhodes’ Postgraduate Scholarship Committee is endorsing 22 seniors to compete for Fulbright U.S. Student awards to be used for the 2020-2021 academic year. The Fulbright Program is the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government and is designed to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries.

three men and a woman seated in chairs on a stage First-Year Seminar Invites Students to Grapple with Memphis' 200 Years of History

Communities in Conversation hosted a discussion of "Memphis: 200 Years of History," an anthology co-edited by Dr. Jonathan Judaken that chronicles the story of Memphis through essays on the city’s politics, sports, businesses, music, art, and food. The anthology is a central part of this semester’s First-Year Experience, which includes the First-Year Seminar.

aerial view of Rhodes College campus Rhodes College Awarded Federal Grant to Fund Sexual Assault Prevention Efforts

The U.S. Department of Justice has awarded Rhodes College a $300,000 Campus Grant, which will fund a coordinated effort to enhance programs related to the prevention of, and response to, sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking. 

Meghan Harte Weyant Rhodes College Names Dr. Meghan Harte Weyant Vice President for Student Life

Rhodes College President Marjorie Hass announced today that Dr. Meghan Harte Weyant will join the college’s senior leadership team as Vice President for Student Life beginning July 1, 2020. The appointment is the result of a national search led by a campus committee composed of faculty, staff, and students.

Interior shot of building with stone and large windows looking out onto another stone building with a student sitting on a red couch Rhodes College Announces Strategic Plan that Centers on Student Experience and Community Engagement

The Rhodes College Board of Trustees unanimously adopted the college’s new ten-year strategic plan, Achieving Our Best: A Strategic Vision for Rhodes College 2020-2030. The plan will strengthen the college’s commitment to provide a decidedly residential liberal arts and sciences education and maps the college’s objective to facilitate growth sustainably while maintaining and enhancing the academic and creative excellence that gives Rhodes graduates an edge that they carry throughout their professional life. 
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The Meeman Center for Lifelong Learning has fall classes beginning soon.

Students performing I Love You, You're perfect, Now Change in McCoy Theatre

Upcoming concerts, perfomances, gallery shows, and lectures in the Arts at Rhodes.

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Homecoming is a time for the whole campus to celebrate, see the best of Rhodes talent, and connect with classmates.