Explore the Keystone Experience


Explore the Keystone Experience

Ways to Explore Keystone


Look through GobblerConnect to find events and organizations that interest you, and get involved!
Happenings in the Explore Keystone phase will expose you to the ways our Aspirations for Student Learning come to life. Search “Keystone” on GobblerConnect to discover these opportunities.
Students who know their strengths are able to explore the Aspirations for Student Learning at a more personal level.
By using the Explore Field Guide, you’ll continue to define yourself as a Hokie and a student. Reflect on your experiences and discover who you are becoming by thinking through the questions in this booklet.

The Explore phase of your Keystone Experience is all about getting acquainted with the Aspirations for Student Learning and the numerous opportunities that await you. It’s about exploring what is available to you so that you’ll feel prepared to make decisions that launch your Keystone Experience.

Take the StrengthsFinder assessment to learn more about what you’re innately good at, search “Keystone” on GobblerConnect to discover some organizations and Keystone Happenings that interest you, and think through the questions asked in the Explore Field Guide.

The Explore phase truly is about you just getting a handle on what your Keystone Experience could look like. We want to expose you to the Aspirations for Student Learning—curiosity, self-understanding and integrity, civility, courageous leadership, and Ut Prosim. Start to think about those words. What do they mean to you? What could they mean to you?