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  • Portrait of an Alum: Lexi Kozlowski

    By Sara Kennedy on September 12, 2014

    “Keeping the end in mind” is a high value at Veritas.  More than the principle guiding the way we shepherd the hearts of our students in a particularly challenging moment or directing the curriculum chosen for a specific course, we are considering what kind of human being can most fully live into their purpose as image bearers of God. ...

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  • A Beautiful View: Lingle and Newbury Join the Veritas Campus

    By on September 10, 2014

    Lingle Hall, under construction in 1967. Posted by Keith Nix, Head of School As I look out the east window of my office, I see beautiful Lingle Hall and am amazed. A year ago, I couldn’t see it. Literally, I couldn’t see it, as Lingle Hall was hidden behind at least eight twenty-foot Holly trees. But what I really...

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  • In His Own Words – Hal Waller, New Lower School Principal

    By Sara Kennedy on September 8, 2014

    In the beginning of the Protagoras by Plato, Socrates speaks with his friend Hippocrates about a famous lecturer and teacher who has just arrived in Athens—Protagoras the sophist. Hippocrates is keen on becoming a student of Protagoras and is initially confident that he will learn useful things. Socrates, however, is skeptical, and, in typical Socratic fashion, questions his friend...

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  • Welcome, Robyn Burlew

    By on September 2, 2014

    I am excited to join the Veritas community and to make my new home in Richmond. I have lived in three states, each one progressively more to the south. I plan to stop that trend in Richmond, as I love snow! I grew up in a tiny upstate New York town near the Finger Lakes. My parents were both...

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  • Blog One: Launch Day!

    By Sara Kennedy on August 20, 2014

    By: Sara Kennedy, Director of Operations and Communications A little over a year ago, I scrawled ‘website project’ on the tab of a simple file folder. Little did I imagine the hundreds of pages of notes, line drawings and stick figures, brain-storming sessions, site searches, photographers, videographers and revisions that would follow. Staying within our modest budget, our patient...

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