Washington and Lee students utilize their summers through research, volunteer work and internship opportunities, both on campus and across the globe.
Featured News, Views and More from Around W&L
W&L Outing Club's latest international trip took 15 cyclists on a bike tour through Italy.
Ali Greenberg ’13 has opened a flexible workspace and social club in Richmond that emphasizes community for women and gender minorities.
Washington and Lee students partnered with Eagle’s Nest Clubhouse members to create a 32-foot community mural around the theme of recovery.
Sarah Riggs Amico ’01, who is running for lieutenant governor of Georgia, believes “there are no unsolvable problems, just leaders who are either unwilling or unable to solve them.”
Seen and Heard
The A. Paul Knight Internship Program in Conservation is "better than I hoped it would be, and it’s had a bigger impact on students than I anticipated. Paul would be very enthusiastic about it — there is no question in my mind about that.”Al Knight '51L
In Case You Missed It
1. JCRSJ Invites Articles for Direct ReviewThe Journal of Civil Rights and Social Justice at Washington and Lee School of Law has issued an announcement regarding a call for submissions.
2. A Leap of FaithOllie Cook '60 and wife, Sharon, discover the rewards of adopting a senior dog.
3. A Well-Rounded AdventureDanielle Spickard '19 is taking full advantage of what the Sydney Internship and Study Abroad Program has to offer.
4. Chip Mahan ’73 Recognized for Business AcumenMahan, CEO and chairman of Live Oak Bank, was recently profiled in the Wilmington, North Carolina-area media.
5. Into the Great Wide OpenThe A. Paul Knight Internship Program in Conservation, named in memory of a late Washington and Lee student, turns 30 this year. It has provided internships to 132 students and is still going strong.
President Dudley recognized retiring faculty and staff during Commencement on May 24.
Elmes taught at Washington and Lee University for 40 years until his retirement in 2007.
Youngman succeeds Marcia France, who becomes dean of undergraduate studies at Duke Kunshan University in China.
Elizabeth Oliver will assume the role of associate dean beginning July 1.
Seen & Heard
Horowitz is an associate professor of history at Washington and Lee.
Strong is the William Lyne Wilson Professor in Political Economy at Washington and Lee.
Hoover discusses the advantages and disadvantages of a perfect credit score.
Rush's piece was published in The Virginian-Pilot
People & Programs Distinctly Dubyuhnell
The summit will take place Friday and Saturday, September 21-22, 2018. Alumni registration is now open.
Washington and Lee law graduates Chris Wolf ‘80L and Joe Brown ‘68L have been honored for their work by the Anti-Defamation League (ADL).