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Providing Food for Thought

Quincy Springs '02 is set to open a Chick-fil-A that will also serve up a helping of civil rights history.

In Case You Missed It

Adventures in the Alaskan Wilderness

As a summer counselor with the nonprofit Camp Fire Alaska, Chase Wonderlic '18 got in touch with his inner child and his adventurous spirit.

Rules of Engagement

Professor Angie Smith's spring term class grapples with the question of just war theory in an age of terrorism.

Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Philip Kitcher to Speak on Secular Humanism

Philip Kitcher, the John Dewey Professor of Philosophy at Columbia University, will give a Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar lecture at Washington and Lee University on Oct. 27 at 5 p.m. in Northen Auditorium, Leyburn Library. The title of the lecture is “The Case for Secular Humanism.”

Interns at Work: Gordon McAlister ’17

Business administration and philosophy major Gordon McAlister '17 interns on the tech team at Sands Capital Management in Washington, D.C.

My W&L: Jackie Yarbro ’15

"W&L has certainly taught me to expect the unexpected in a community of unique individuals."

My W&L: Austin Pierce ’15

"It is the strength of community and society that really makes W&L more than simply another great university."

My W&L: Luke Quigley ’16

"My W&L experience is defined by a multitude of activities, academics, and opportunities."

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