We work with students in all aspects of the career development process, from choosing a major to career changes. Career development is a lifelong process influenced by all aspects of life, with the end result being high quality of life and personal satisfaction.
Musical Theatre major, Roman Banks, is the first African-American male to play the title role in the Tony-winning Broadway smash “Dear Evan Hansen,” which he first performed on December 12, 2018.
Of this role, Banks says, "I’ve received endless amounts of messages from people of color, both young and old, telling me how much it means to them that I’m playing the role. This opportunity is, in every essence of the phrase, a dream come true.”
Ashley is a big sports fan who loves to engage in competitive activities. While basketball has always been a big part of her life, her long-term goal is to become an occupational therapist in her home state of Pennsylvania, where she hopes to make a difference in the lives of others.
“This year, the women's basketball team was the 8th seed heading into the ODAC tournament — the lowest seed to ever win the ODAC championship! We made school and ODAC history, and I am so happy I was a part of this organization.”
Murcia’s desire to help others through medicine started in her native home of Honduras when her grandfather became ill. Murcia, who became a U.S. citizen in February, says of her acceptance to Shenandoah's graduate Physician Assistant Studies program, "I couldn’t believe it. I thought, ‘Five years ago I was thinking about this moment, and now I’m here.’ It means everything to me. It was the best decision.”
New esports arena will support both university and high school gamers
Shenandoah University is building a new state-of-the-art esports arena that will not only accommodate the school’s esports program, but also the sport’s growing popularity and upcoming launch into Virginia public high schools.
Shenandoah’s new ... Continue Reading Grab Your Controller! Esports Arena…
On Thursday, Sept. 19, the American Conservation Film Festival (ACFF) presents two blocks of exceptional conservation-focused films and a festive reception at Shenandoah University’s Halpin-Harrison Hall!
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New legislation makes it easier for students to become teachers
On June 24, Gov. Ralph Northam announced that Shenandoah University was one of 15 colleges and universities in the state with new teacher preparation programs that will allow graduates to become teachers after earning four-year degrees in ... Continue Reading Shenandoah now offers 4-year undergraduate…