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A Special Summer in Special Collections
Chandler Wickers ’18 has spent her summer as a researcher in Special Collections, where she has been exposed to fascinating materials and learned how professors and students can take greater advantage of the collection.
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‘These Spaces They Imagined’
Joelle Simeu ’20 is working this summer on “The Politics and Poetics of Space in the Works of Martin Luther King Jr. and Leopold Senghor,” a project with Professor Mohamed Kamara.
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Seen and Heard

Scene on Campus: Summer 2017
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“This experience has confirmed my love for science and informed me that I am on the right path. Research was never something I was seriously considering after medical school — I want to go into surgery or pediatric care — but this opportunity to fully immerse myself in research has been rewarding.” —Annie Jeckovich ’18 Read the full story »

By the Numbers

50 Number of samples collected in Crete, Greece, this summer by W&L students for geology research Curious? Learn more »

Good to Know

W&L’s Pasquale Toscano Among 2017 Class of Rhodes Scholars
Pasquale “Paqui” Toscano, a classics and English double major, is Washington and Lee’s 16th Rhodes Scholar. The Rhodes Trust announced Sunday that Toscano, 22, of Kettering, Ohio, was one of 32 scholars chosen this year. The scholarships, valued at between $50,000 to $200,000, fully fund two to four years of study at the University of Oxford in England.
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