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Veritas Academy: Faith, Learning, & Making the Most of College
A Pre-College Retreat for Incoming Wash U Freshmen: July 27-30, 2018
Hosted by the Kairos journal of Christian thought at Wash U
Veritas Academy is a three-day residential experience for incoming Wash U freshmen, held July 27-30 on the Washington University Campus in St. Louis. Led by Christian faculty, upperclassmen, alumni, and campus ministers, this experience helps incoming students ask the big questions, design a meaningful college experience, learn practical tips, and build a faith community among peers – all before arriving on campus in the fall. The curriculum draws upon The Veritas Forum’s 25 years of experience engaging faith and inquiry on America’s leading campuses.
Students will come out of Veritas Academy with:
- Relationships with faculty, upperclassmen, and alumni
- A framework for integrating faith and learning in college
- Tools for designing a meaningful college experience
- A vision for serving and contributing to campus life
- A faith community of peers before orientation starts
When: July 27 – July 30, 2018
Where: Washington University Campus in St. Louis
Who: Soon-to-be freshmen at Wash U who are excited to cultivate their faith in college, intentionally contribute to campus life, and meet Christian faculty, upperclassmen, alumni, campus ministers, and peers
What: An intensive learning experience that provides incoming Wash U freshmen with the tools, resources, community and vision to flourish in college
How: Apply by June 30
Scholarships (including travel costs) are available upon application. Have further questions? Send an email to email@example.com.