heick symposium

Alumnae, area educators share innovative learning strategies at Heick Symposium

Kristin Genova Richardson '79 delivers the keynote for the Heick Symposium.

On Saturday, Randolph hosted a special program for area educators about STEM education and hands-on teaching strategies in sessions led by several of the College’s alumnae as well as local school administrators. The 2017 Heick Symposium on Education featured strategies for EL Education, college and career ready pathways, STEAM and maker spaces, and meeting the... READ MORE >>

Princeton Review editor-in-chief delivers Heick Symposium keynote

Rob Franek delivers the keynote for the 2017 Heick Symposium on College Admissions.

This morning in Nichols Theatre, Rob Franek, editor-in-chief of The Princeton Review, spoke about college access and affordability to high school guidance counselors from across the nation. Franek’s keynote address, “Helping Students Find Best Fit Colleges,” was part of Randolph’s 2017 Heick Symposium on College Admissions. The three-day event, themed “Exploring the Forces Affecting College... READ MORE >>

National advocate for the liberal arts provides keynote for Randolph’s Heick Symposium on College Admissions

Georgia Nugent, former president of Kenyon College and a senior fellow for the Council of Independent Colleges, addresses the 2015 Heick Symposium on College Admissions.

Before launching into her keynote address, Georgia Nugent surveyed the room of high school guidance counselors and independent consultants to see who had attended a liberal arts school or completed a liberal arts major. The majority of those in the room raised their hands. “This really is preaching to the choir,” said Nugent, former president... READ MORE >>