College students need textbooks. But it’s no secret that the cost has been a thorn in the side of students for years. Col. Greg Hartman is among pioneering professors nationally developing e-textbooks, his for calculus. With the price of the book starting at free, cost is no longer a problem.
Ross Schmeisser '18 and Chen Chun-Hao '18 did summer research to develop content for new math courses aimed at 4th Class cadets.
Fourteen cadets experienced both a new culture and a new class this summer when they traveled to Madrid, Spain.
More than 500 new cadets matriculated with the Virginia Military Institute Class of 2020 this morning. At 506 cadets, the class is the third largest entering class.
The VMI education develops character, engenders a sense of responsibility to others, and cultivates the ability to master adversity. VMI is not for everyone. This is no ordinary college. But then, who wants to be ordinary?