Faculty Commentary

W&L faculty share their perspectives on topics in the news.

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Monday, October 31, 2016

W&L's Lind Talks About Charlie Brown and the Great Pumpkin

Stephen Lind, assistant professor of business administration, celebrates Halloween with a talk about Charlie Brown and The Great Pumpkin on The Academic Minute. You can hear his talk online at The Academic Minute.

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Monday, October 31, 2016

W&L's Strong Weighs In on the Topic of Rigged Elections

The following opinion piece by Bob Strong, William Lyne Wilson Professor of Politics at Washington and Lee, appeared in the Richmond Times-Dispatch on October 29, 2016, and is reprinted here by permission.

Aly Colón

Friday, October 07, 2016

W&L's Colón Weighs in on Legality of Trump Tax Disclosure

Aly Colón, Knight Professor of Ethics in Journalism at Washington and Lee University, recently shared his expertise in an Associate Press story titled, "Experts: No Clear Criminal Case Over Trump Tax Disclosure."

lepage-andrea

Friday, October 07, 2016

W&L's Lepage Featured on Paint This Desert

In an essay recently featured on Paint This Desert, Andrea Lepage, associate professor of art at Washington and Lee University, shares her thoughts on artist Vincent Valdez.

bragaw

Thursday, September 29, 2016

W&L's Bragaw Interviewed on VA Talk Radio Network

Steve Bragaw, visiting professor of politics at Washington and Lee, was interviewed on VA Talk Radio's "Mari and Brian in the Morning" about what to expect from the first presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.

canteys

Thursday, September 29, 2016

W&L's Cantey Interviewed on VA Talk Radio

Seth Cantey, assistant professor of politics at Washington and Lee, was interviewed on VA Talk Radio's "The Weekend Show With Pattie Martin" on the 2016 presidential election.

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Friday, September 23, 2016

W&L's Strong Composes "The Trumpsburg Address"

The following opinion piece by Bob Strong, William Lyne Wilson Professor of Politics at Washington and Lee, appeared in The Roanoke Times on September 23, 2016, and is reprinted here by permission.

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Thursday, September 22, 2016

NPR's Stateside Features Interview with W&L's Stephanie Sandberg

Stephanie Sandberg's play "Stories in Blue: A Pilgrimage to Heal Human Trafficking"debuts this week at ArtPrize in Grand Rapids, MI. Sandberg, assistant professor of theater at Washington and Lee, was interviewed about the play on NPR's Stateside program.

Ellen Mayock

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Inside Higher Ed Features Q&A with W&L's Ellen Mayock

Ellen Mayock, Ernest Williams II Professor of Romance Languages and professor of women's and gender studies at Washington and Lee University, was featured in a recent story in Inside Higher Ed.

Robert Strong, Washington and Lee

Monday, August 08, 2016

W&L's Strong Considers Trump Tipping Point

The following opinion piece by Bob Strong, William Lyne Wilson Professor of Politics at Washington and Lee, appeared on USA Today's website on August 6, 2016, and is reprinted here by permission.

canteys

Saturday, July 23, 2016

W&L's Cantey Examines U.S. Policy Toward Syria

The following opinion piece by Seth Cantey, Assistant Professor of Politics at Washington and Lee, appeared on USA Today's website on July 21, 2016, and is reprinted here by permission.

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Tuesday, July 19, 2016

W&L's Murdock Quoted on FUSION

Karla Murdock, Elmes Professor of Psychology, was quoted in a recent piece on the media site FUSION.