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Lee Sommerfeld '18

Lee Sommerfeldt '18 Awarded Bridging Scholarship to Japan

Lee Sommerfeldt, from Sealy, Texas, a junior at Washington and Lee University, has received a Bridging Scholarship for Study Abroad in Japan and a Morgan Stanley Scholarship. He will be studying at International Christian University (I.C.U.) in Tokyo during the 2016-17 academic year.

Robert Strong, interim provost and William Lyne Wilson Professor of Politics at Washington and Lee University

W&L's Strong Quoted on MSN

Bob Strong, William Lyne Wilson Professor of Politics at Washington and Lee, was quoted in a recent MSN article on Why Presidential Candidates Keep Dumbing it Down.

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Sep 7
Fall Convocation
Lee Chapel, 5:30 PM
Sep 15to Sep 17
Sep 16to Sep 17
Sep 23to Sep 24
2016 Entrepreneurship Summit
Stackhouse Theater & Huntley Hall

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