Kaylee Hartung '07, a graduate of the W&L journalism program, contracted the virus that causes COVID-19 while covering the outbreak in Washington State
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Amid the COVID-19 outbreak, Washington and Lee University’s CARPE and Academic Technologies offered expertise and resources to faculty preparing for online courses.
The following interview with Linda Hooks, professor of economics and head of the Washington and Lee Economics Department, appeared in the March 25, 2020, edition of The News-Gazette and is reprinted here by permission.
For anyone participating in online learning during this time, there are several resources available through the museums that can help enrich the virtual classroom experience.
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Scott Dittman has been awarded honorary membership by the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers.
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The university has canceled all campus events featuring external speakers or visitors beginning at noon on Saturday, March 13 and continuing through Saturday, April 18.
Sascha L. Goluboff, professor and chair of the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Washington and Lee University, has been named the university’s next director of community-based learning. W&L Provost Marc Conner announced the three-year appointment, which will begin on July 1.
This summer, Sezen will receive two months of intensive training with leading faculty at Michigan State University in microeconomics, math, econometrics and research methods.
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