According to a study by W&L’s Lisa Greer, Coral Gardens Reef in Belize remains a refuge for Acropora spp. coral despite widespread devastation in other areas of the western North Atlantic Ocean/Caribbean Sea.
Five members of the faculty were recognized for their contributions in the classroom, to scholarship and to experiential education.
Art Goldsmith was featured on the Morning Brew podcast “Business Casual”
Strong spoke on President Jimmy Carter’s pre-White House days and his complicated relations with the civil rights movement in Georgia.
Jackson Roberts ’19, Ryann Carpenter ’20 and biology professors Sarah Blyth and Natalia Toporikova co-authored a paper published in the Journal of Endocrine Research.
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King served as a guest curator for an exhibit of six René Magritte paintings, which opened on Dec. 1.
Provost Marc Conner worked with John Callahan, the literary executor of the Ellison estate, to co-edit and publish the collection.
Brian Alexander has been awarded a domestic fellowship at the International Center for Jefferson Studies (ICJS) at Monticello.
He will be recognized at a luncheon ceremony in Richmond on Nov. 7.
Kahn has been invited to give the opening keynote speech at the Exposition of Sustainability of the Industrial Pole of Manaus.
Casey was appointed by Virginia Governor Ralph Northam.
The article presents an analysis of the main political events of 2018 in Peru.
Papers included in the journal focus on a range of topics that speak to various disciplines.
Chris Gavaler and Nathaniel Goldberg published “Superhero Thought Experiments.”
As a recipient of this award, Gilbert was recognized at the 2019 SIOP Annual Conference at the National Harbor in Fort Washington, Maryland, in April.
Ellen Mayock, the Ernest Williams II Professor of Spanish at Washington and Lee University, co-authored a Spanish textbook, “Indagaciones.”
Myers will hold the position for a three-year period.
Blunch will visit the Economics Department in the Business School of Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul.
This year’s seminar will focus on “The Impact of Digitalization on the Future of Higher Education.”
The fellowship, made possible by The Lila Wallace – Reader’s Digest Fund, is designed for scholars who explore “Italy in the World.”
Sigler was nominated her for the award by a current student.
NEH grant awards support cultural infrastructure projects, advanced scholarly research, humanities exhibitions and documentaries and the preservation of historical collections.
Leah Naomi Green, visiting assistant professor of English at W&L, was selected by Li-Young Lee as the winner of the 2019 Walt Whitman Award.
His statement was given at a public hearing at the EPA headquarters in Washington, D.C. on Mon., Mar. 18.