Solving Problems on the Playground

Describe a problem you’ve solved or a problem you’d like to solve. It can be an intellectual challenge, a research query, an ethical dilemma-anything that is of personal importance, no matter the scale. Explain its significance to you and what steps you took or could be taken to identify a solution. The stench of a … Read more Solving Problems on the Playground

Promoting Sustainable Living

\”To promote literature in this rising empire and to encourage the arts, have ever been amongst the warmest wishes of my heart.\” (George Washington, 1798, first president of the United States and first major benefactor of Washington and Lee University). What do you value enough to promote to a wider audience? Why is it important … Read more Promoting Sustainable Living

Diversity to me

A range of academic interests, personal perspectives, and life experiences adds much to the educational mix. Given your personal background, describe an experience that illustrates what you would bring to the diversity in a college community, or an encounter that demonstrated the importance of diversity to you. In a classroom occupied by thirty students, I … Read more Diversity to me