Beyond Excellence

Working from her home in Atlanta, GA, rising senior Sydney Jones remained committed to making an impact in Memphis through Rhodes’ Summer Service Fellowship Read More >>

Beyond Expectation

Volunteering on the front lines of a COVID-19 testing site, Demi Shamsi-Basha has borne witness to the realities of the pandemic in Memphis Read More >>

Beyond the Classroom

At the heart of the Rhodes education is the mentorship relationship between faculty and students. Read More >>

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Educational Studies Alumna Shavonne Bragg ’19 Receives National Award In Science Education

Rhodes alumna Shavonne Bragg ’19 is the recipient of the 2021 Shell Urban Science Educator Development Award, presented by The National Science Teaching Association and sponsored by Shell. A science teacher at Double Tree Elementary School in Memphis, Bragg is among top science educators from around the country to receive the award.

Prof. Chris Seaton Honored With National Mentorship Award In Mathematics

Dr. Christopher Seaton, professor of mathematics at Rhodes, is a 2021 recipient of the Mentor Award from the Council on Undergraduate Research’s (CUR) Mathematics and Computer Sciences Division. The award recognizes three mentors (early career, mid-career, and advanced career) for their leadership and accomplishments in mentoring undergraduate students in research involving mathematics, computer science, or statistics.

In Collaboration with Alumni and Professors, Dasha Safarian ’21 Publishes Peer-Reviewed Chemistry Research With Implications for Cancer Treatment

Rhodes chemistry major Dasha Safarian ’21 has had a manuscript based on her undergraduate research published in peer-reviewed scientific journal Computational and Theoretical Chemistry. The paper is also co-authored by Megan Simons, who graduated in 2019 from Rhodes with degrees in mathematics and chemistry, and Rebecca Evans, who also graduated 2019 with a degree in chemistry. The research describes possible treatments for prostate cancer.
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