When writer and Invisibilia producer Lulu Miller discovered she’d be leaving Virginia, she wrote a startling love letter to the state–one that charges everyday people to stay angry about injustice.
Katherine Rowe (President of William & Mary)
Colleges all over the country closed campus and shifted to online classes at the start of the coronavirus outbreak. Despite fears of a virus resurgence, William & Mary is among a growing number of colleges planning to re-open in the Fall. We talk to Katherine Rowe, President of William & Mary, on the challenges of the upcoming school year and the resiliency of her student body.
Timothy Sands (President of Virginia Tech)
Virginia Tech has also announced it will reopen in the Fall. But how do you prevent a coronavirus outbreak from happening when over 30,000 students return to their college town? Timothy Sands, President of Virginia Tech, discusses his plans for keeping students, faculty, and community residents safe when school reopens in the Fall.
Jason Houle (Dartmouth College)
Student loan numbers have skyrocketed in recent years, but some groups of students are affected more than others. Jason Houle explains how the burden of student debt follows the same social divides that much else does: race and class
Stephanie Cellini (George Washington University)
Stephanie Cellini studies the rise and fall of for-profit colleges and universities. She says they often take advantage of the students who are most in need of a leg up.
An 1855 yellow fever outbreak in Virginia eerily mirrors the present-day quarantine. And Marie Antoinette often secluded herself with a secret trove of banned books.
On July 1, Virginia will move into Phase 3 of reopening. This new development will see the reopening of …