The Department of Physical Education, Athletics and Recreation will operate with the use of transitional spaces until the expected completion of the project for the start of the 2020-21 school year.
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Kat Oakley '19 has spent a lot of time contemplating the idea of "place" - both in Lexington and across the world.
Sloan Evans ’99 and Rhett McCraw ’07 credit their liberal arts education with helping them build a strong foundation for their careers.
Harleigh Bean ’18 studied in Paris, spent a summer at one of Middlebury's competitive language schools and attended the Public Policy and International Affairs Junior Summer Institute at Princeton University.
A team of Washington and Lee engineering majors is designing and building a walking trail for children served by Blue Ridge Autism and Achievement Center’s Lexington location.
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“The journalism department was like a family. All the professors and administrators rallied around to help students to be well prepared and have a support system. At W&L, you’re not a number but an individual who matters.”Kaela Harmon ’05
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1. Character CountsAustin Brown '13L shares the real secret to success as a player-agent with Creative Artists Agency.
2. Sydney Internship and Study Abroad Program: Laura Gottschalk ’19Laura Gottschalk moved from Lexington to Arlington to intern at EY during the Winter Term.
3. Law Students Reflect on Shepherd Internships2Ls Bethny Barrett and Lauren Bennett spent their 1L summers in public interest positions funded by the Shepherd Program.
4. W&L Names Garrett LeRose ’07 Head Football CoachLeRose previously served as the program's assistant head coach and coach of tight ends and wide receivers.
5. Experience, W&L Law: Inside the Black Lung Clinic with Dowin Coffy ’18LDowin Coffy is a registered nurse whose desire to understand fully the healthcare system brought him to W&L Law.
There will be three seatings on Mar. 3 at 1 p.m., 1:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. and tickets are free.
The program will feature a variety of works from Centuries of Psalms to modern music to traditional American folk songs.
The team of Angelique Rogers and Junior Ndlovu will represent W&L Law at the National Competition in Brooklyn next month.
Flower’s talk is titled “The Dancing Lares and the Serpent in the Garden: Roman Local and Household Religion.”
Seen & Heard
The national leadership honor society will welcome four honorary and 35 student initiates.
Dew’s speech, titled "The Making, and Unmaking, of a Racist," will precede the ODK induction.
W&L President William C. Dudley writes about the endowment tax in an opinion piece in The Washington Post.
Washington and Lee law student Hollie Webb ‘18L offered her experience representing underage immigrants for a recent media report on conditions at a regional juvenile detention center.
People & Programs Distinctly Dubyuhnell
Lex McGriff '18 has grown into a leader in W&L's Student Association for Black Unity. As she prepares for graduation, she hopes more underclassmen will become leaders like her.
Economics professor Peter Grajzl will give a talk titled "A Structural Topic Model of the Features and the Cultural Origins of Bacon's Ideas."
Brett Strohsacker ’06, who played soccer and majored in mass communications at W&L, has worked his way to the top of the Philadelphia Eagles PR team.
Students play a key role in creating the visual styling for upcoming productions by the theater department.