Pronto’s food truck brought free cupcakes and hot cocoa to W&L’s Cannan Green on Valentine’s Day.
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One of Washington and Lee's new faculty members for 2020-21 is mathematics professor Sybil Prince Nelson, a 2001 graduate of W&L.
W&L has allowed Christopher Watt '21 to meet other members of the community and find a future career where three of his passions converge.
Renovations to the John W. Elrod Commons will create spaces to expand collaborations and conversations.
COVID-19 distancing made it difficult for climbers to meet at the Outing Club Barn, but three new climbing walls inside the Pavilion mean students can get together to train once again.
At Pfizer, Michael Benigno ’00 analyzes COVID-19 clinical data in the quest to develop a vaccine and antiviral therapy.
Debris from the aftermath of the Hiroshima bombing found its way to W&L’s Special Collections, where it heightened one class’s understanding of a powerful Japanese novel.
W&L’s Office of Inclusion and Engagement is expanding, reaching an unprecedented number of people with its programming.
Despite COVID-19, Jared Nickodem '20 was able to make it to Austria, where he is teaching English to students as part of the U.S. Teaching Assistant Program.
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"I wish more students knew that study abroad is possible for everyone and that W&L faculty and staff are really supportive of study abroad."~ Cindy Irby, assistant director of international education
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1. W&L’s Elizabeth Matthews Receives Outstanding Paper AwardProfessor Matthews received an outstanding paper award at the 13th International Conference on Game and Entertainment Technologies.
2. W&L’s Vic Ricciardi Talks Behavioral Finance on PodcastRicciardi served as an expert panelist on behavioral finance and retirement planning for the podcast "That Annuity Show" earlier this year.
3. W&L’s Mudd Center for Ethics Hosts Annual ConferenceThe two-day virtual conference will begin March 6 and feature students located across the country.
4. Diversity in the Decorative ArtsThis porcelain bowl manufactured in Saint-Cloud, France, is an excellent example of work done under the supervision of a woman named Barbe Coudray, who successfully and profitably ran a factory that remained in production until 1766.
5. W&L’s Weissman Publishes TextbookMudd Postdoctoral Ethics Fellow Jeremy Weissman recently published a textbook titled "The Crowdsourced Panopticon: Conformity and Control on Social Media."
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During his career at W&L, DeLaney brought his passion for justice and inclusion to the classroom and to his scholarship.
Five students from W&L received Fulbright awards for academic year 2020-2021.
The professor of philosophy emeritus taught at W&L from 1968 to 1996.
Lena Hill, dean of the College and professor of English and Africana studies at Washington and Lee, has been appointed to be the university’s next provost, beginning July 1, 2021.
New members will be inducted into the national leadership honor society at W&L’s Founders Day/ODK convention, which will take place in a virtual format on Jan. 19 at 5 p.m.
The Lifelong Learning podcast invites listeners to join conversations with W&L's expert faculty, giving them a walk down the Colonnade from the comfort of their home.
Green will receive the Lucille Clifton Legacy Award from St. Mary’s College of Maryland on March 1.
Cory Colbert was a recent "Honoree of the Day" on a website that honors Black scholars in the mathematical sciences.
Taylor Walle, assistant professor of English, recently published an article titled "Boswell's Dictionary and the Status of Scots Dialect in the Eighteenth Century."
Ricciardi served as an expert panelist on behavioral finance and retirement planning for the podcast "That Annuity Show" earlier this year.
Professor Matthews received an outstanding paper award at the 13th International Conference on Game and Entertainment Technologies.
The deadline for submitting a proposal for the Spring 2021 evaluation is 4:30 p.m. on Friday, March 19, 2021.