President Ruscio examines the role of the teacher-scholar in an article for Peer Review, a publicaiton of the Association of American Colleges and Universities.
Articles and Opinion Pieces
Washington and Lee University President Kenneth P. Ruscio was a guest on "Virginia Insight," the call-in program on WMRA, the National Public Radio affiliate in Harrisonburg, Va. The focus of the show was the value of a liberal arts degree, especially as it relates to the job market.
President Ruscio writes about the liberal arts and job preparation in the September 19, 2012 edition of the Christian Science Monitor.
President Ruscio writes about the importance of teaching values and character in the June 17, 2012 edition of the Charlottesville Daily Progress.
President Ruscio writes about history and the University's namesakes in the January 26, 2012 edition of Inside Higher Ed.
In an interview for W&L: The Washington and Lee University Alumni Magazine,President Ruscio discusses two interrelated topics that are not only in the headlines but also very much on President Ruscio's mind: the cost and the price of higher education.
President Ruscio writes about the educational value of installing Virginia's largest solar energy project in the August 11, 2011 edition of the Washington Post.
President Ruscio hopes that members of the Class of 2011 will cultivate an appreciation for nuance in the June 18, 2011 edition of the Richmond Times-Dispatch.
President Ruscio puts the college rankings in perspective in an opinion piece in the August 29, 2010 edition of USA Today.
President Ruscio discusses the role of commencement remarks in the May 22, 2009 edition of Inside Higher Ed.