John Jensen, currently dean of the Office of Career and Professional Development, has been named executive director of Alumni and Career Services at W&L effective July 1.
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Dudley will continue working at W&L in a half-time capacity as senior advisor to the vice president for University Advancement handling various alumni affairs-related duties.
McLemore and Hollis will be sworn in at the board’s spring meeting.
Ford joins W&L from Skidmore College, where she is the Quadracci Chair in Social Responsibility, professor of sociology, founder of the Intergroup Relations Program, and director of the Center for Leadership, Teaching, and Learning.
Burns, who joined W&L in 2001, had over 30 years of experience in the safety and health field. He died Sept. 19 at the age of 72.
Graduating seniors at Washington and Lee University on Thursday were offered some historical perspective and lauded for their perseverance and resilience.
Ponce de Leon was interviewed for a story on "Peru's Rock Star Finance Minister."
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.
The class will return to campus for its traditional in-person Commencement ceremony next spring.
In-person Commencement exercises for the Class of 2020 are scheduled to take place next spring.
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.
Due to the lack of clarity around testing availability in the coming months, W&L will adopt a one-year test optional policy.
The online exhibition is the first comprehensive study of the artist's watercolors.
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.”
The fellowships will support 18 months of research and writing on Hindu law.
Kipfer succeeds Scott Dittman, who will step down as registrar on June 30 after serving in the role for 35 years.
Gavin Fox answers questions about the value of grocery credit card programs.
Scott Dittman has been awarded honorary membership by the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers.
The prediction is the result of years of research conducted by student state and territory chairs, regional chairs and national and democratic party analysts.
Robinson ’94 joined the W&L Board of Trustees on Feb. 14.
Eight students and three faculty received Fulbright awards for 2019-2020.
W&L's Founders Day/ODK Convocation will take place on Jan. 21 at 5 p.m. in Lee Chapel.
Gabriele, a 2019 graduate, is the university’s 17th Rhodes Scholar.
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.
Traffic on Letcher Avenue through VMI will be rerouted from Mon., May 20, through Fri., May 25
W&L celebrates its 232nd undergraduate commencement Thursday, May 23. LIVESTREAM: 10 a.m.
W&L’s Alpha Circle of ODK, the national leadership honor society, inducted seven new undergraduate members and five honorary initiates.
W&L will recognize the outstanding contributions of professor and alumnus Ted DeLaney ’85.
The partnership will bring the company’s national tour and on-site workshops to W&L’s campus.
The Phi Beta Kappa chapter at Washington and Lee University welcomed 46 members of the junior and senior classes.
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.
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The leadership organization also presented the James G. Leyburn Award to Srimayi B. “Tinni” Sen.
President Dudley's piece was published on Dec. 7 in The Washington Post.
Abiza will receive a master’s degree in global affairs from Tsinghua University in China.
The Community Grants Committee has made 16 grants totaling $30,036 to local area non-profit organizations.
The historic institutions will temporarily exchange iconic portraits of George Washington, which will go on public view in mid-December.
W&L’s Community Grants Committee will evaluate proposals in early November
Payne joined the W&L Board of Trustees on October 5.
President Dudley recognized retiring faculty and staff during Commencement on May 24.
Elizabeth Oliver will assume the role of associate dean beginning July 1.
Diplomas have been handed out and caps have been tossed. In this video, members of the Class of 2018 discuss what they'll miss most about W&L.
W&L celebrates its 231st undergraduate commencement Thursday, May 25. LIVESTREAM: 10 a.m.
W&L will recognize the outstanding contributions of professors Marjorie Agosín and Harlan Beckley at its 231st commencement.
Elizabeth McDonald heads to Japan, Emily Austin to Indonesia and Riley Ries to Kyrgyzstan.
Journalism professor Aly Colón weighs in on Fox News support of Hannity.
Rush's piece was published in The Virginian-Pilot
Myers, associate professor of history, is one of a select group of faculty members nationwide chosen by the CIC and Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History.
ODK inducted four honorary and seven student initiates
A CFA credential gives students a distinct advantage on the job market.
Lexapalooza, W&L’s first arts and music festival, was held on March 30-31 at the Village upper-division housing.
Swasy's piece was published in Splinter News.
The work of Patrick Hinely '73 is currently on exhibit at Nelson Gallery, which is located on Washington Street in Lexington.
After completing the academic year at W&L, he will begin his new role on July 1.
W&L's Community Grants Committee has made 9 grants totaling $19,093 to non-profit organizations.
The event celebrated many individual and student accomplishments.
The Phi Beta Kappa chapter at W&L welcomed 41 members of the junior and senior classes and two graduates from the Class of 2017.
Journalism professor Aly Colón weighs in on Sam Nunberg interviews.
Demleitner's opinion piece appeared in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.
Strong's opinion piece was published by NBC News THINK.
Beck is the 22nd General to receive the distinction over the last 15 years.
W&L welcomed two new members to its Board of Trustees Feb. 9.
The deadline for submitting a proposal for the Spring 2018 evaluation is 4:30 p.m. on Friday, March 2, 2018.
W&L President William C. Dudley writes about the endowment tax in an opinion piece in The Washington Post.
The national leadership honor society will welcome four honorary and 35 student initiates.
Economics professor Art Goldmsith was recently interviewed by the American Economic Association.
History professor Molly Michelmore discusses the evolution of tax policy in America, and how Republicans became the party of tax cuts.
Chris Gavaler discussed the paper he co-authored with professor Dan Johnson, The Genre Effect, with The Guardian.
The Rockbridge Teacher Education Consortium has received accreditation for its teacher preparation program.
Community Grants Committee has made 19 grants totaling $30,760 to non-profit organizations in Lexington and Rockbridge County.
The story featured Bell and her work studying cemeteries in the Shenandoah Valley.
The veterans in attendance included current and retired members of the W&L staff and faculty, as well as a student at the W&L School of Law.
Sierra Noland studied Hindi in Jaipur, India while Tara Cooper studied Japanese in Hikone, Japan.
Brock's piece, “No, there is no witch hunt against powerful men,” was published in The Washington Post on October 18, 2017.
Journalism professor Aly Colón shared his expertise with PolitiFact's Truth-O-Meter
The deadline for submitting a proposal for the Fall 2017 evaluation is 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 3, 2017.
W&L's Marc Conner co-chaired a conference on Ellison at the University of Oxford.
Michelmore's piece, "Republicans have none of the ingredients necessary for tax reform," was published in The Washington Post on October 2, 2017.
Strong's piece was published in The Richmond Times-Dispatch.
Sarah Haan, associate professor of law at Washington and Lee, co-authored an opinion piece in U.S. News.
Josh Fairfield’s piece, “The ‘internet of things’ is sending us back to the Middle Ages,” was recently published on The Conversation.
Watch "Translating Aimé Césaire: A conversation with A. James Arnold and Clayton Eshleman."
Constitution Day speaker Colonel Ty Seidule '84 gave a public lecture on "Robert E. Lee and Me: Reflections on Confederate Memory by a W&L Graduate, Soldier and Scholar."
Dr. Danielle S. Allen, Director of the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics and James Bryant Conant University Professor at Harvard University, presented “Democracy 101: We Hold These Truths....” at Fall Convocation on Sept. 6, 2017.
Washington and Lee University inaugurated William C. Dudley as the university’s 27th president.
W&L joins a diverse set of institutions united in a shared goal of educating 50,000 additional high-achieving, lower-income students nationwide.
W&L will host a panel discussion on “The Liberal Arts and the Professions” as part of President Dudley's inauguration.
Danielle Allen, James Bryant Conant University Professor at Harvard University and director of Harvard’s Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, will address W&L's 2017 Fall Convocation.
The Rev. Dr. Jennifer Strawbridge ’01, associate professor in New Testament Studies at the University of Oxford a will speak on “Skulls and Scripture: Reception of the Sacred.”
Approval numbers rise and fall, but a few patterns persist, explains Strong.
W&L’s Grajzl Discusses “Courts and the Economy” in a recent podcast for the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
W&L's Mark Rush talks to USA Today about Russia sanctions.
W&L increases its STARS sustainability rating from a bronze to a silver.
W&L and VMI will host the 2017 Shepherd Higher Education Consortium on Poverty Frueauff Closing Conference and Symposium July 30 and 31.
This lecture is part of the Alumni College's summer program, "Camelot Reconsidered: The Presidency of John Fitzgerald Kennedy."
This lecture is part of the Alumni College's summer program, "Rembrandt and the Dutch Golden Age."