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Residential by Design
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Scholarship is Curiosity
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In the Classroom and Beyond

head and shoulder images of three college students Three to Vie for Coveted Truman Scholarship

Rhodes’ Postgraduate Scholarship Committee is endorsing three juniors to compete for the 2019 Truman Scholarship, the premier graduate fellowship in the United States for those pursuing careers as public service leaders. They are Adam Cruthirds and Tony Eskridge, both from Memphis, TN, and William “Alex” Schramkowski from Brentwood, TN.

group of six college students Students Selected to Travel Abroad as Mertie W. Buckman International Interns

They are Sarah Eiland ’20, Jessica Frankl ’20, Caitlin Gaine ’20, Joon Hwang ’21, Phyu Khine ’20, Krisin Morris ’20, and Sara Weeks ’20, who will have an opportunity to work in a country of their choosing in the summer of 2019. The Mertie W. Buckman International Internship Program is for outstanding sophomores and juniors majoring in international studies.

DJ Coker on the field DJ Coker ’19 Named AFCA All-American for Second Year in a Row

Senior left tackle DJ Coker has been named an American Football Coaches Association All-American, becoming the first Lynx to earn All-American honors by the AFCA in back-to-back seasons. 

a student and a professor standing in front of a research poster Research from Rhodes Psychology Course to be Published in The Journal of Homosexuality

Dr. Tyler Lefevor, assistant professor of psychology, and senior psychology majors Sydney Sorrell, Grace Kappers, and Ashley Plunk have co-authored a paper to be published in a forthcoming issue of the peer-reviewed academic journal.

TISL students at the TN State Capitol Rhodes Tennessee Intercollegiate State Legislature Celebrates Successful Year

The Rhodes College Tennessee Intercollegiate State Legislature (TISL) won Best Delegation at the 49th General Assembly held Nov. 16-18 at the Tennessee State Capitol in Nashville.

people at a table engaging in a conversation Media Exec Isabel González Whitaker Mentors Students as Curb Visiting Scholar in the Arts

She is former features editor of InStyle magazine and deputy editor of Billboard magazine, and over her career, she has created and managed content for various media platforms including online, mobile, and video.
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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.

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Over 50 majors across 18 departments and 13 interdiciplinary programs. Choose one or design your own!

Commencement and Baccalaureate

Rhodes is repeatedly recoginzed as a top college by Princeton Review, Forbes, Kiplinger, and many more.