A grant from the Endeavor Foundation allowed Midha Ahmad '21 and Sawera Khan '21 to spend the summer in Pakistan, where they compared alternative medicine to traditional treatment.
Featured News, Views and More from Around W&L
Blue Ridge Autism and Achievement Center’s Lexington branch recently held a grand opening celebration for a nature trail built by Washington and Lee University engineering students through a community partnership.
Balen Essak '20 interviews Maisie Osteen '14L about her experiences with the Shepherd Program and as an assistant public defender.
Jesse Evans '20 spent his summer ensuring that this year's summit, which takes place Sept. 21-22, will be a success.
A philanthropic twist on AirBnB, W&L's Habitat Hotel raises thousands for much-needed affordable housing in Rockbridge.
Seen and Heard
"It was important to me to see the many types of leadership that led our country — each offered tangible lessons on how I could lead in my professional life and, more importantly, my Presidential Leadership Scholars project."~Dana Bolden ’89
In Case You Missed It
1. Henry Sharp Jr., Professor of Mathematics Emeritus, dies at 94Sharp taught at W&L from 1983-1991.
2. W&L Law’s Sarah Haan Contributes to First Amendment News Online SymposiumHaan is one of 15 women to provide commentary for a special online symposium commemorating the 200th issue of First Amendment News.
3. What’s a YAC and How You Can Be One TooIf you are a younger member of our alumni community and wondering how you can get involved with the law school, our Young Alumni Council, or YAC, is the answer.
4. Linda Greenhouse to Deliver Annual Tucker Lecture at W&L LawThe lecture will take place Thursday, Oct 11 at 4:00 p.m. in the Millhiser Moot Court Room, Sydney Lewis Hall on the campus of Washington and Lee.
5. Summer in GermanyMark Donohue '19 spent the summer working as a software engineering intern at a company called AGCO, located in southern Bavaria.
Sharp taught at W&L from 1983-1991.
The San Antonian native served on the board from 1972-1982.
Today, President Dudley shared his response to the Commission on Institutional History and Community's report.
Newbolt taught at W&L from 1962 to 2000.
Seen & Heard
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.
Mark Rush, Waxberg Professor of Politics and Law at W&L, has recently discussed constitutional amendments, 3D-printed guns and electoral maps.
People & Programs Distinctly Dubyuhnell
Erin An '19 has spent time this summer researching immunotherapy treatments for pediatric cancer at the University of Virginia.
Professor Kevin Finch, who just released a new documentary, loves that W&L faculty have “this wonderful combination of academic credentials and practical experience.”
As a senior ecologist with Trihydro Corp., Jana Heisler White '98 works on environmental protection and remediation.
During The Leading Edge Pre-Orientation Program on sustainability, first-year students were treated to a visit to Polyface Farms in Swoope, Virginia.