The will, a favorite piece for use in accounting and taxation classes at W&L, reveals much about Washington's character and views.
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University Collections of Art and History recently purchased prints by iconic American artists Thomas Hart Benton and James Abbott McNeill Whistler, and they are already being incorporated into courses in art and art history.
Zainab Abiza '19 interviews Morten Wendelbo '12 about his research focusing on economic development, humanitarian aid and food security.
A market research project generated by W&L students is helping a Danish company to align its initiatives with the UN's Sustainable Development Goals.
Andy Smithey '20 is editor-in-chief of a new student publication, founded by Liv Cooper '20 and Genna Feirson '20, that aims to amplify unheard voices on campus.
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"I started college as a very shy student, but I can honestly say joining [a fraternity] pushed me out of my comfort zone and introduced me to a world of opportunities on campus."~ Corey Gant, W&L Director of Greek Life
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1. Former Army Secretary John O. Marsh Jr. ’51L Dies at 92John Otho Marsh Jr., a member of the School of Law Class of 1951 who served as Secretary of the Army in the 1980s, died on Feb. 4 at an assisted living facility in Raphine, Va. He was 92.
2. Washington and Lee Team Wins 20th-Annual VFIC Ethics BowlThe two-day event focused on ethics and social justice issues.
3. ‘Other Perspectives on Business’As part of the Sydney Internship and Study Abroad Program, Mariam Samuel '20 is taking courses at the University of Sydney and interning at Wheatley Wealth Management.
4. At the Forefront of EconomicsMargaret Kallus ’19 will be the second W&L alumna to join a team of economists at the Harvard University research institute, Opportunity Insights.
5. BLSA Moot Court Headed Back to NationalsThe team of Angelique Rogers and Junior Ndlovu will represent W&L Law at the National Competition in Little Rock next month.
The award recognizes faculty at Virginia’s institutions of higher learning who exemplify the highest standards of teaching, scholarship and service.
W&L is included on the list of U.S. colleges and universities that produced the most 2018-2019 Fulbright U.S. Students.
Bacdayan was sworn in as a trustee of his alma mater on Feb. 8.
Fred LaRiviere, associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry at Washington and Lee University, is the new associate dean of the college, beginning Feb. 11.
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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
Studying Arabic in Jordan and Lebanon has given Sierra Terrana '20 a new outlook on Islam and the Middle East—one that she hopes to parlay into a legal career.
The Elizabeth Lewis Otey Professor of East Asian Studies takes a bug-eyed view of history.
Marc Nichols ‘98L oversees legal functions at Saab to assure safety of domestic travelers and the military.