Laura Murambadoro ’26 brings varied interests, a collaborative leadership style and a passion for community engagement to W&L’s campus.
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W&L’s Class of 2027 takes part in orientation experiences at no additional cost.
Washington and Lee was ranked third among the baccalaureate institutions recognized by the Fulbright Program.
A student-run academic exercise, Mock Con remains the most accurate political mock convention in the country
The board elected Bacdayan as the university’s 32nd rector during its October 2023 meeting.
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“I would say that this is a program that’s undoubtedly worth doing. You have this built-in network of W&L students with you, but you also have every opportunity to go and meet people in a wonderful city.”~ Kelly Hayes ’24
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1. Alumni Spotlight: Eugene Butler ’98L is Making a DifferenceLast year, Butler became the first Black judge in Virginia’s 24th District.
2. Brandon Hasbrouck Publishes “1983” in the Columbia Law ReviewThe article takes the form of a fictional narrative evoking George Orwell's classic novel to examine flaws in the legal system.
3. A Client-Focused ExperienceColin Matthaei ‘24L spent the fall semester working in the Intellectual Property group at Nixon Peabody in Washington, D.C.
4. W&L Women’s Basketball Sets Program Records; Earns Top Seed in ODAC TournamentThe Generals face off against No. 8. Randolph in quarterfinal play on Feb. 23.
5. W&L Law’s Karen Woody Quoted in Wall Street Journal on Insider TradingA biotech executive made $120,000 when he bought stock options on a drug company that he did not work for.
People & News
The Generals face off against No. 8. Randolph in quarterfinal play on Feb. 23.
This year’s symposium will take place March 8-9 and address the nation’s opioid crisis and the ethical considerations it raises.
Generals’ mentor garners top conference honor after leading both sports to conference titles.
This year’s event raised more than $10,000 to support the Campus Kitchen’s hunger-fighting project.
“W&L After Class,” now entering its fifth season, invites listeners to join conversations with W&L’s expert faculty about their teaching, research and passion projects.
W&L’s assistant director of academic resources completed a rigorous program to earn the International Coaching Federation’s ACC certification.
Sharman will be sworn in at the board’s spring meeting.
Ruiz, who taught Spanish and writing courses and led the Writing Program at W&L for nine years, brought joy and light to everyone around her.
The assistant professor of history will hold her talk on Feb. 7 at noon in the Harte Center Gallery.
The article focuses on the geology and topology behind optimal shapes.
‘Wes Bound: The Genius of Wes Montgomery’ will begin airing nationwide Feb. 1.
Washington and Lee University is proud to announce this year's Five-Star Distinguished Alumni Award winners
Faces of W&L
Anna Fernandez is the Assistant Director of Community and Recruitment for Law Student Affairs.
Mauricio Betancourt is an assistant professor of environmental studies.
With medical school on the horizon, Tyler embraces many opportunities such as research fellowship, studying abroad and sorority life.
George Bent is the Sidney Gause Childress Professor of Art History.
Ford Scott '24 enjoys the intersection of technology and the humanities and has furthered his interests through independent study and internships.
Michael Rhodes is the manager of copying services.
Accounting major Darya Philips ’24 counts her semester abroad as one of the greatest experiences of her life.
Anna Billias is a lecturer in music and collaborative pianist.