With the support of faculty and fellow students, Charlotte Cook '19 acted in seven theater productions at W&L while juggling a major, two minors and other extracurricular activities.
Featured News, Views and More from Around W&L
In Professor Rob Mish’s Spring Term class, students take on virtually every aspect of creating a fully staged theatrical production.
Megan Hill Gambrill ’05 had long fantasized about a job where she’d get to play in the dirt all day.
Sascha Goluboff's Spring Term class, Cults, took an in-depth look at the development and process behind misunderstood religions.
In Professor David Marsh's Spring Term class, the Blue Ridge Mountains became a living laboratory for the study of salamanders.
Seen and Heard
“These students saw that you can cut waste by 20 percent, 40 percent, 60 percent, through changes that felt like no big deal. That is a important lesson. And if they can do, can’t we all?”~ Energy Specialist Jane Stewart
In Case You Missed It
1. Washington Spring Term at 30One of W&L's signature programs, the Washington Spring Term Program introduces students to Capitol Hill, up close and personal.
2. W&L’s Rush Appointed to Fulbright Specialist RosterAs a candidate on the Fulbright Specialist Roster, Rush is now eligible to be matched with projects designed by host institutions in over 150 countries globally.
3. W&L Law’s Mark Drumbl on Propaganda and HateDrumbl was interviewed on the BBC show "A History of Hate" on how propaganda fueled the Rwandan genocide.
4. W&L’s Blunch Receives Fulbright Scholarship to Teach and Research in BrazilBlunch will visit the Economics Department in the Business School of Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul.
5. ‘Immersing Myself into a Vibrant City’Zander Kieu highlights his first three months in Sydney as part of the Sydney Study Abroad and Internship Program.
In his Commencement address, President Dudley described the multitude of ways in which the Class of 2019's W&L education has prepared them for a lifetime of learning, leadership and service.
Lencioni has taken several German classes during his time at Washington and Lee, as well studied abroad in Berlin.
The scholarship was created to encourage more American students to study in the Middle East.
The fellowship, made possible by The Lila Wallace – Reader’s Digest Fund, is designed for scholars who explore “Italy in the World.”
Seen & Heard
Bob Strong's piece was published on Dec. 9 in The Virginian-Pilot.
President Dudley's piece was published on Dec. 7 in The Washington Post.
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
People & Programs Distinctly Dubyuhnell
Victoria Seymour '21 reflects on her time in Australia as part of the Sydney Internship and Study Abroad Program.
In a Washington Post opinion piece published May 17, Washington and Lee law professor Carliss Chatman considers how the law will apply to a change in the definition of personhood.
The medical researcher travels, teaches and conducts research to eliminate neglected tropical diseases.