Many students expand their knowledge and skill sets through internship experiences off campus.
The Summer Scholars Program at Roanoke College is a grant program that enables qualified students to conduct intensive, independent research for eight to twelve weeks during the summer.
Independent studies provide students with a practical application of their particular majors or more specialized study in a particular area.
May Term is approximately a three week period during which students can participate in a wide array of Intensive Learning opportunities, including travel courses as well as on-campus courses.
Students have the opportunity to participate in a joint dissection with a local Orthopedic Surgeon.
Students have the opportunity to assist a faculty member, who is the medical coordinator, each year for the national championship contests.
While many students thrive in the classroom setting, some find more inspiration through hands-on learning opportunities in the lab.