President Dudley sent a message to the W&L community regarding the racist violence that erupted in Charlottesville on August 11-12.
President Will Dudley
William C. (Will) Dudley became Washington and Lee University's 27th president on Jan. 1, 2017. Previously provost and professor of philosophy at Williams College, President Dudley is a native Virginian who was born in Charlottesville and raised in Arlington. See his complete biography.
Messages to the Community
Introducing President Dudley
The Washington and Lee Board of Trustees elected William C. (Will) Dudley the university's 27th president on February 12, 2017.
Washington and Lee President William C. (Will) Dudley was introduced to the university community in Elrod Commons on Feburary 12, 2016.
A question-and-answer sessions with President William C. (Will) Dudley appeared in the Winter/Spring 2016 edition of W&L: The Washington and Lee University Magazine
The University's Board of Trustees has named William C. (Will) Dudley as W&L's 27th president. He will succeed Kenneth P. Ruscio on Jan. 1, 2017.
Monday, February 20, 2017
Washington and Lee University's Community Grants Committee has made 10 grants totaling $24,736.22 to non-profit organizations in Lexington and Rockbridge County.
Monday, February 13, 2017
Washington and Lee University has named Marc C. Conner as provost. Conner, the Jo M. and James M. Ballengee Professor of English, has been serving as W&L's interim provost since January 2016.
Friday, January 06, 2017
Diane Nash, peace activist and pioneer of the Civil Rights Movement, will be the featured keynote speaker during Washington and Lee University's annual multi-day observance of King's birthday, "Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr."