Practice the Keystone Experience
Ways to Practice Keystone
Your Keystone Experience is enhanced by the people around you. Mentors, professors, RAs, friends, family members, and others who challenge you and spur your toward your goals—they are part of your success network. Identify and define a few individuals who you’d call your success network.
Continue reflecting with the Practice Field Guide as you consider deeper questions about who you are becoming and what you’re learning at Virginia Tech. The Practice Field Guide can be an individual tool, or consider participating in a Small Group and working through the Practice Field Guide together.
As you start to build and map out your Keystone Experience, you’ll begin to Practice Keystone. In the Explore Keystone phase, you started to grasp the “what” of the Aspirations for Student Learning. Here, in the Practice Keystone phase, you’ll be thinking through the “how.” We want you to take a step further and think more about how you:
- commit to unwavering curiosity
- pursue self-understanding and integrity
- practice civility
- prepare for a life of courageous leadership
- embrace Ut Prosim as a way of life