Two students talking while they walk past an ivy covered wall.
Residential by Design
A group of students gathered in a hallway around a professor as she explains something drawn on a paper she is holding.
Scholarship is Curiosity
A row of young people in a laboratory. The student closest is looking to the side of her microscope, preparing a slide for study.
In the Classroom and Beyond

group of students holding trophies in front of a courthouse Rhodes Mock Trial Teams Qualify for Nationals

For an unprecedented 33rd consecutive year, Rhodes will be sending a mock trial team to the American Mock Trial Association National Championship Tournament in April. Two Rhodes teams qualified for the nationals after competing in an opening round of the tournament March 15-17.

college student hiking 2019-2020 Fulbright U.S. Student Awards: Austin Wall ’19 to Teach in Taiwan

The Rhodes senior is pursuing a bridge major in international studies and history. He will serve as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant in Taiwan.

head and shoulder image of a college student 2019-2020 Fulbright U.S. Student Awards: Anna Baker-Olson ’19 to Teach in Thailand

The Rhodes senior is pursuing a double major in political science and psychology. She will serve as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant in Thailand.

college students standing under quote written on building Students Take Alternative Spring Break Trip Focused on Responses to Injustice

Rather than heading home or to the beach this past spring break, Amri McCauley ’19, DJ McDowell ’21, Zara Raezer ’22, Candelaria Willoughby ’22, and Younjoo Lee ’22 spent their time visiting Southern sites with historical or current importance to civil and human rights movements.

college student standing outside on campus Jess Gaughan ’19 Creates Interdisciplinary Major Suited Just for Her

Senior Jess Gaughan has combined political science, philosophy, and international studies to design her own major in preparation to one day work as a public defender and in the area of criminal justice reform.

students meeting with job recruiters Report Ranks Rhodes Alumni in Top 10 Percent for Mid-Career Earning Power

A new report from the website PayScale.com reveals Rhodes College alumni are in the top 10 percent of higher education institutions for mid-career salary.
A young woman paints.

Make art a part of your life at Rhodes. You don’t have to be a fine art, music, or theatre major to be involved in the arts on campus.

A young woman signs the Honor Code as members of the Honor Council look on.

The Honor System is a tradition which has been valued by the Rhodes community for more than a century.

Palmer Hall

The Board of Trustees has formed a committee tasked with recommending whether the name of Palmer Hall should be changed.