Friends and classmates of Jeanne de Saussure Smith ’08 have dedicated an E. E. Cummings painting to W&L in her memory.
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Megan Engeland '19, spent her summer in a research laboratory in the psychology department at the University of Sydney in Australia.
The house's new Bike Shop offers free and low-cost rentals, lessons on bike maintenance, and opportunities for exploring the outdoors on two wheels.
James Ricks '21 interviews Dr. Jonathan Wortham '04 about his work with the Centers for Disease Control.
In response to student demand, Washington and Lee University has added three new interdisciplinary minors to enrich its curriculum.
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"I feel that service in your new community builds connections that cannot be replicated on campus."~Sasha Edwards '20
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1. Black Lung Clinic Wins Case in Fourth Circuit Court of AppealsThe U.S. Court of Appeals has ruled in favor of a client represented by the Black Lung Clinic at W&L Law.
2. Phonathon Builds Connections at W&LWatch the short video about our Phonathon team to find out who’s on the other end of the line here at W&L.
3. Two Distinguished Alumni to Receive Awards at Five-Star Festival 2018Washington and Lee University is proud to announce this year’s Distinguished Five-Star Alumni Award winners. The recipients will receive their awards during the Five-Star Festival, November 1 – 3, 2018.
4. Up and RunningMolly Mann '20 combined fitness and service learning during her Shepherd summer internship at Back on My Feet in Washington, D.C.
5. ‘College is More Than Earning a Degree’Whether she's leading the Student Association for Black Unity, acting in a play or volunteering in the community as a Bonner Scholar, Sasha Edwards '20 is ever mindful that education can happen anywhere.
W&L’s Community Grants Committee will evaluate proposals in early November
The Board has decided to rename two buildings and endorse two changes in Lee Chapel.
Payne joined the W&L Board of Trustees on October 5.
The grant will help fund a multidisciplinary team from three institutions, including W&L, that will investigate how variation in adhesive-protein components of spider silk relate to differences in the glue’s material properties.
Seen & Heard
W&L History Professor Sarah Horowitz addresses "the upper-class claim to a right to rule — and misrule" in the Washington Post.
Professors Michelle Brock, Sarah Horowitz and Molly Michelmore discuss the message and weight behind Confederate monuments on college campuses
In the op-ed, Professor Kevin Finch argues that Virginians should end the debate about debates.
In a Roanoke Times piece, Silwal discusses current events and the impact they bear on children.
People & Programs Distinctly Dubyuhnell
Caroline Caruso '21 loved Costa Rica so much that she wants to open a medical practice there after graduate school.
Shapiro is the inaugural recipient of the Elliott Milstein Award for Professional Excellence from American University Washington College of Law
Join her on Oct. 18 for a reading from her latest novel, "The Great Believers," which is a finalist for the National Book Award in fiction.
Of the W&L graduates who took the exam, 89.5% passed one or more sections on their very first attempt.