Office of the President

Speeches & Articles

Opening Convocation 2014

Washington and Lee University President Kenneth P. Ruscio addresses the Opening Convocation for the University's 266th year of instruction on Sept. 10, 2014.

Judging Patron Saints

President Ruscio writes about the University's namesakes in the January 26, 2012, edition of Inside Higher Ed.

Messages to the Community

A Time to Examine, Affirm Our Commitments

In a Dec. 1 message, President Ruscio challenges the W&L community to "affirm a commitment to building a culture that will not tolerate any mistreatment of others and most especially rape or sexual assault."

Town Hall Breakfast 2014

Washington and Lee President Kenneth P. Ruscio addressed members of the faculty and staff at the annual State of the University/Town Hall Breakfast.

Recent News

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Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Washington and Lee Announces November Community Grants

Washington and Lee University's Community Grants Committee has made 16 grants totaling $28,160 to non-profit organizations in Lexington and Rockbridge County. They are the first part of its two...