Beyond Excellence

Russ Palmer ’21 says lessons learned from the philosophy department have been influential in his development as a leader in the ROTC program.  Read More >>

Beyond Expectation

Right at Home: Priscilla Foreman ’23 Sees a Bright Future in Memphis after City Leadership Internship. Read More >>

Beyond the Class

Balancing Research and Teaching: At Google, Dr. Marion Lang is conducting computer science research at industry scale. Read More >>

College News

head and shoulder image of Saylor Tettleton Saylor Tettleton ’22 Awarded Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Fellowship

Saylor Tettleton ’22 will be studying in Germany for one year as a Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Fellow. She is one of only 75 Americans awarded the compeitive fellowship, which is funded by the German Bundestag and U.S. Department of State. Tettleton graduated from Rhodes in May with a bachelor’s degree in educational studies and is interested in learning more about educational systems in Germany over the next year. She plans to teach at the elementary school level when returning to the U.S.

image of Rhodes College lynx logo on photo of field on campus Rhodes Tops 2021-22 SAA Academic Honor Roll with 397 Student-Athletes

Rhodes College had 397 student-athletes named to the Southern Athletic Association (SAA) Academic Honor Roll for 2021-22, making it another banner year in the classroom for the Lynx. Of those being recognized this year, 154 student-athletes from fall sports teams made the honor roll, 59 from winter sports teams, and 184 from spring sports teams.

Rhodes College student Samuel Cross Global Leadership: Samuel Cross ’24 Begins Term in Hillel International Student Cabinet

Samuel Cross, a rising junior from Griffin, GA, is among the new members of the 2022-2023 Hillel International Student Cabinet. His one-year term began in July. Founded in 1923, Hillel International has grown into the world’s largest Jewish campus organization.
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Rhodes has consistently been ranked high amongst other colleges, most recently by Forbes and The Princeton Review.

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Rhodes is now open for scheduled visits and even if you can't make it to campus, virtual visit options are available.