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The Schedule Mock Convention 2016 The convention kicks off Feb. 11 at 5 p.m. with a presidential issues debate in Lee Chapel. The festivities resume Feb. 12 at 9:30 a.m. with the Delegates’ Parade through downtown Lexington, followed by four convention sessions featuring speakers, presentations and voting on Feb. 12-13. The convention kicks off Feb. 11 at 5 p.m. with a presidential issues debate in Lee Chapel. The festivities resume Feb. 12 at 9:30 a.m. with the Delegates’ Parade through downtown Lexington, followed by four convention sessions featuring speakers, presentations and voting on Feb. 12-13. Read More
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Jim Baldwin '83

Jim Baldwin '83 Elected to W&L Board of Trustees

Jim Baldwin, executive vice president and general counsel for Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc., Dallas, was elected to Washington and Lee University's Board of Trustees on Feb. 12, at the board's winter meeting.

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W&L's Mock Convention Featured on WMRA

Mock Convention leaders Andrew McCaffery '16, Randy Karlson '16, John Crum '17 and Kevin Ortiz '16 sat down with WMRA's Jessie Knadler to discuss the convention's history, the research process, and the challenges facing this year's students in making their nomination.

Full Calendar

Events

Date Event
Feb 15
Fellowships Fair
Leyburn Library, 11:00 AM
Feb 16
Lecture by the Author of "The Misfit Economy" Alexa Clay
Northen Auditorium, Leyburn Library, 5:00 PM
Feb 18
Mar 3
Mar 3
Questioning Passion: Robert Frank
Stackhouse Theater, Elrod Commons, 4:30 PM

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