W&L was well prepared for the switch to virtual instruction, thanks to investments made long ago and the people of its Information Technology Services office.
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The class will return to campus for its traditional in-person Commencement ceremony next spring.
At W&L, Katherine Ingram '20 found a research interest—and a future profession—where environmental studies meets economics.
Spring Term courses aim to provide innovative, one-of-a-kind educational experiences to W&L students. Online instruction during COVID-19 led to many new opportunities.
Amid the COVID-19 outbreak, some Washington and Lee University journalism students learned that the news stops for nothing — not even a global pandemic.
Alex '13, Parker '17 and Hudson Hamill '20 have all thrived at Washington and Lee, their father's alma mater.
Career and Professional Development Dean John Jensen '01 and his staff are busy providing career advice for Generals navigating a tricky economic landscape.
As the new athletic and recreation center approaches completion, here's a peek at the transformation so far.
Washington and Lee University matches incoming students to halls and roommates by hand to create communities in which students can thrive.
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"Every production is time-consuming and hectic, but they’ve challenged me in incredible ways I never expected, including memorizing pages of monologues, building trust with an ensemble cast, and working one-on-one with fantastic directors to make each moment come alive."~ Win Gustin '20
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1. Career Paths: Sarah Van Horn ’20LSarah Van Horn will work as an Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney in the Northampton County Commonwealth Attorney’s Office in Eastville, Virginia.
2. Career Paths: Karen Vallejos-Corrales ’20LAfter graduation, Karen Vallejos-Corrales will work for Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid, an organization that provides free legal services to low-income people facing legal problems.
3. Career Paths: Amanda Triplett ’20LAfter graduation, Amanda Triplett will practice antitrust law as a trial attorney in the Health Care Division of the Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Competition in Washington, D.C.
4. Career Paths: Lara McMahon ’20LAfter graduation, Lara McMahon will work for Vinson & Elkins in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office and is planning on a career in government investigations and white collar defense.
5. Career Paths: Junior Ndlovu ’20LAfter graduation, Junior Ndlovu is headed to the Allen law firm in Fredericksburg, VA to serve as a plaintiff's attorney.
Jennings will start on August 10 and will succeed Dennis Cross, who is stepping down at the end of the calendar year after serving 16 years as W&L’s V.P. of university advancement.
Keller has received a USTA position with Fulbright Austria starting in October 2020.
Rivers has received a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship to Mexico starting January 2021.
Peccie’s award is part of ODK’s 2020 General Russell E. Dougherty National Leader of the Year Competition.
Berger has received a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship to Spain starting January 2021.
The board elected McAlevey as the university’s 31st rector during its October 2019 meeting.
Garfinkel will attend the PPIA Junior Summer Institute at Princeton
Due to the lack of clarity around testing availability in the coming months, W&L will adopt a one-year test optional policy.
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The three-night miniseries airs on the History channel beginning Monday, May 25 at 9 p.m.
Kelly Evans '07 interviewed Dudley about his hopes and plans for students' return to campus in the fall.
Green was recently interviewed on NPR’s All Things Considered to discuss “The More Extravagant Feast.”
Morel’s recent interview was included in “The 1619 Project Exposed: A Special Edition of the American Mind Podcast.”
The title of his op-ed is “Might This Be the Beginning of Education?”
In the “Unmarked” episode of the “Reel South” series, Rainville highlights her research into historic African American cemeteries.
Wheeler discusses tailoring remote instruction to best serve her students.
Rush’s article is entitled “Saving the Voting Rights Act: Virginia as a case study for reform.”
People & Programs Distinctly Dubyuhnell
Working in Italy, starring in theater productions and being involved in Generals' Unity are just a few of the experiences that have made W&L a great fit for Win Gustin '20.
At the blog LawFare, Russ Miller examines a ruling by the German Constitutional Court limiting German espionage activities.
The Class of 1995 is celebrating its milestone reunion with a gift to support CARPE and the Annual Fund.