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  • Tanya Pergola

    Pergola to Speak at W&L on Healing Wisdom of Maasai People of Africa
    Dr. Tanya Pergola, an author, inspirational speaker, community development orchestrator, healing safari guide, and yoga and meditation instructor, will speak at W&L on Tuesday, Sept. 30, at 7:30 p.m. in Stackhouse Theater in Elrod Commons.

  • Charles Ogletree

    Harvard Professor to Give Mudd Distinguished Lecture in Ethics at W&L
    Charles Ogletree, the Jesse Climenko Professor of Law at Harvard University, will give the Mudd Distinguished Lecture in Ethics for 2014-2015 at Washington and Lee University. Ogletree's talk will be Wednesday, Oct. 1, at 4:30 p.m. in Lee Chapel.

  • Jane Satterfield

    Glasgow Endowment to Sponsor Poetry Reading at W&L
    Poets Jane Satterfield and Ned Balbo will give a poetry reading at Washington and Lee University on Thursday, Oct. 2, at 4:30 p.m. in Northen Auditorium, Leyburn Library. They will read from their recent work.

  • Lt. Col. Howard Sanborn, associate professor of international studies and political science, meets with Gen. Te-chin Liu, the Republic of China Military Academy president, during his research trip to Taiwan this summer.
Photo courtesy of Howard Sanborn.

    Moving Toward Democracy?
    In Hong Kong over the weekend, pro-democracy demonstrations, largely led by students, erupted in response to China's decision to allow only Beijing-vetted candidates to stand in the city's 2017 election for the top civil position of chief executive.

  • Photo courtesy of Mount Vernon

    James C. Rees IV, Honorary Degree Recipient, Dies at 62
    James C. Rees IV, who received an honorary degree from W&L in 2012, died on Sept. 9, in Markham, Virginia. He served as president and CEO of Mount Vernon, the historic home of George Washington, from 1994 until retiring in 2012.

  • The Clementi Grand Piano

    W&L Music Faculty Play Rare Clementi Grand Piano, Record CD
    Only seven grand fortepianos built by Muzio Clementi, sometimes called the father of the piano, are known to have survived in the world—and one of them, restored to its former glory, now resides in the Department of Music at Washington and Lee University.

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Oct 1
Oct 2
A Reading by Jane Satterfield and Ned Balbo
Northen Auditorium, Leyburn Library, 4:30 PM
Oct 4
Fall Nabors Service Day
BDG Quad, 2:00 PM
Oct 10to Oct 11
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