Tuesday, June 30, 2009

The Best Colleges in Virginia

According to the Fiske Guide to Colleges 2010, twelve colleges and universities in the state of Virginia are considered to be among the best colleges in the United States.

They are (in alphabetical order)...
All are outstanding institutions where you can get a great education.

There is a little something for everyone on this list. Small, medium and large colleges. Public and private institutions. Coed and single sex. Liberal arts colleges and research universities. NCAA Divisions I, I-A, II and III. Urban, small town and rural.

A college search is about finding the right "fit" for you. If you're looking for a Virginia college, consider this list a starting point. Take a good long look at each of these schools. You really can't go wrong.

Thursday, June 11, 2009

$1.4 Million Gift Will Provide Student Scholarships

A $1.4 million bequest dedicated to student scholarships from the estate of Margaret Pertzoff will help make a Randolph College education more affordable to future students. For 31 years, Pertzoff was a well-known, honored, and beloved professor at the college, teaching European and Russian history. The Margaret H. Pertzoff Endowed Scholarship Fund will enhance Randolph College's efforts to provide its students with financial assistance.

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