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.
Commencement 2019May 22 & 23
The Class of 2019 Reminisces ...
W&L celebrates its 232nd undergraduate commencement Thursday, May 23. LIVESTREAM: 10 a.m.
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Four Short Years Ago ...
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CBYX is a yearlong fellowship, funded by the German Bundestag and U.S. Congress through the U.S. Department of State.
Elizabeth McDonald heads to Japan, Emily Austin to Indonesia and Riley Ries to Kyrgyzstan.
W&L students Graham Novak '19 and Mourad Berrached '20 won a $15,000 prize at the 2018 Schulze Entrepreneurship Challenge.
Agrippina has been awarded a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship to Spain.
Students took first place in three categories in the Society of Professional Journalists’ regional college journalism competition.
In Tanzania, Mugo will study the perception of the life of refugees after resettlement.
Abiza will receive a master’s degree in global affairs from Tsinghua University in China.
Reese is an English major and studio art minor.
Class of '19 Stories
Kat Oakley '19 has spent a lot of time contemplating the idea of "place" - both in Lexington and across the world.
At this small-town university, Nora Devlin '19 has been exposed to viewpoints from all over the globe.
Abigail Summerville '19, a business journalism major, interned on the CNBC.com breaking news desk.
Meet Ryder Babik '19, a student who enjoys college as much as he enjoys helping others apply to college.
Lorena Hernandez Barcena '19 had an eye-opening summer internship with Harlem Children’s Zone, an education nonprofit in New York.
Laura Wang '19 interned for the Shell company in Shanghai, putting her communications skills to the test and making new friends along the way.
Meet Graham Novak '19, an aspiring - and already accomplished - entrepreneur
Jack Miller '19 has spent his summer in the bush of South Africa, learning about wildlife and conservation - and having a few close calls in the field.
Kathryn E. Young '19 got a Reynolds Business Scholarship that allowed her to intern at her hometown newspaper, the Richmond Times-Dispatch.
Ethiopia Getachew '19 always had an interest in science, but working in the biochemistry lab and volunteering with local EMTs helped her future plans take shape.
A grant from the Endeavor Foundation allowed Yoko Koyama '19 and Maren Lundgren '18 to open a store in Cameroon that will fund transportation for local children to go to middle school in a neighboring town.
Jackson Roberts '19 had the opportunity to intern in Quito, Ecuador, exploring local customs, becoming part of the community, and learning the ins and outs of healthcare.