Washington Break gave students a chance for learning and personal development, as well as all-out fun.
The event celebrated many individual and student accomplishments.
Students gathered at the bouldering wall in the Outing Club Barn to reach new heights in a friendly competition.
Women in Technology and Science gives girls from local middle and elementary schools an opportunity to perform science experiments in all disciplines during the academic year.
Washington and Lee students took to the court on Jan. 14 to raise money for a local nonprofit and celebrate the life of Martin Luther King Jr.
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Money Matters Week, sponsored by the First-Generation Low-Income Partnership at W&L, runs Oct. 1-6.
Washington and Lee students are on the move thanks to a robust collection of club sports, intramurals and exercise classes.
W&L's undergraduate mock trial team is now ranked 16th nationally.
Brett Becker '18 and the W&L Pre-Dental Club teamed up with Rockbridge Area Health Center to distribute dental supplies to more than 700 local children.
Many individual and student accomplishments were recognized at this year's LEAD Banquet on April 2.
Whether they were doing service work in Birmingham, touring firms in NYC, or climbing an ice-encrusted mountain in New Hampshire, Washington and Lee students made the most of Washington Break.
Taylor Gulotta '17 discusses the challenges and rewards of stage managing the fall 2016 Bentley Musical "The Theory of Relativity."
The new musical, inspired by the actual stories of the millennial generation, celebrates the connections that unite and define us. .
Co-directors of W&L Student Consulting keep their teams organized to deliver for the client.
Washington and Lee's Outing Club travels to Nepal for eight-day Khumbu trek.
Accounting and Business Administration major lends her planning skills to the annual Souper Bowl benefit for the Campus Kitchen Backpack Program.
A group of Washington and Lee students spent February break constructing a bio-sand water filter for a school in Belmopan, Belize.
The General Flyers club draws on engineering skills and IQ Center resources to design and fabricate an unmanned, electric-powered, radio-controlled aircraft.
"It is the strength of community and society that really makes W&L more than simply another great university."
"One of my goals is to bring Hillel to the students — to show them that we're here, and that we're here for everyone. ".
"My W&L experience is defined by a multitude of activities, academics, and opportunities."
"At W&L you learn so much more in your interactions with others than what you see in the classroom."
Student Group Gets Messy for the Environment.
"This university can open many doors for its students, most of them unexpected."
Sophomore Brett Becker has started the Pre-dental Club for Washington and Lee students who want to study dentistry and to volunteer in the community.
"Both my academic and extracurricular involvement have fostered an interest in entrepreneurship, which has led me to work for a startup through Venture for America next year."
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