Internationally-Known Scholar James Moore to Speak on Darwin at W&L
Internationally noted scholar James Moore, professor of the History of Science at The Open University, will give a lecture on "Darwin's 'Sacred Cause' " at Washington and Lee University on Wednesday, Dec. 4, at 4:30 p.m. in Leyburn Library's Northen Auditorium.
W&L Politics Professor on Change to Senate Filibuster Rule (video)
Professor Mark Rush comments on the change to the filibuster rule in the U.S. Senate, why it was considered necessary and the political ramifications for the Senate.
50 Years Later: Remembering the Kennedy Assassination
On the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, two W&L historians talk about the event from their very different perspectives. Ted DeLaney, associate professor of history, recalls his personal memories and feelings about the event. Andrew McGee, historian of the 20th century and a visiting instructor of history at W&L, talks […]
Alumni Juggle Tech Companies
Two W&L alumni and their burgeoning business are the subject of a nice profile in the Nov. 25 edition of the Belleville (Ill.) News-Democrat. Stephanie Leffler and husband Ryan Noble, both Class of 2000, co-founded Juggle.com, which serves as an umbrella for companies CrowdSource, RIOmedia and ClickableNames.com.
W&L's Sprenkle Selected to Commemorate 60th Anniversary of Graduate Research Fellowship Program
Washington and Lee's Sara Sprenkle, associate professor of computer science, is one of 60 people profiled to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP).
Remembering the Kennedy Assassination
As the nation commemorates the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy, we thought we would rerun a blog from three years ago. It concerned James S. Legg Jr., of W&L's Class of 1965, who wrote a letter to Jacqueline Kennedy three days after her husband's death.
Cancelled: Holiday Tree Lighting and Open House
Elrod Commons Living Room, 6:30 PM
|Dec 4to Dec 5||
Johnson Theatre, Lenfest Hall, 7:30 PM
Candlelight Service: Lessons and Carols featuring University Singers
Lee Chapel, 8:00 PM
Electronic Music Ensemble Concert
Concert Hall, Wilson Hall, 8:00 PM
11 Washington and Lee University students were involved in a single-car accident on Dec. 3, in Rockbridge County. The W&L community gathered for a candelight vigil on Tuesday evening in mutual support and remembrance of Kelsey Durkin '14, who was killed in the accident. For more information, visit myw.lu/1cWuxTR.
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