W&L's Ruscio on WMRA's "Virginia Insight"

Washington and Lee President Kenneth P. Ruscio interviewed by Tom Graham of WMRA

Washington and Lee President Kenneth P. Ruscio interviewed by Tom Graham of WMRA

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.

In addition to President Ruscio, panelists on the program were Eugene Stolzfus, co-founder and former president of the language-learning company Rosetta Stone and founder of Eugene Stoltzfus Architect, and Joyce Robbins, president of Robbins Staffing Solutions of Charlottesville.


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President Ruscio, a 1976 graduate of W&L, became president of his alma mater in 2006. He serves on the boards of the Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) and the George C. Marshall Foundation.

He discussed liberal arts and the job market in an opinion piece that appeared in The Christian Science Monitor, "Why a liberal arts education is the best job preparation," on Sept. 19, 2012.

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