President Kenneth P. Ruscio addressed the Class of 2016 at Commencement on May 26, 2016.
Office of the President
Speeches & Articles
Washington and Lee President Kenneth P. Ruscio, of the Class of 1976, was the keynote speaker for the Opening Assembly of Alumni Weekend 2016.
Messages to the Community
A Message to the Community on August 3, 2016
In the wake of an unusually eventful weekend, I want to write with several congratulations, and with a few personal notes as well.
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Charles R. Johnson, award-winning philosopher, novelist, essayist, short story writer, and scholar of black American literature and Buddhism, will address Washington and Lee University's 2016 Fall Convocation at 5:30pm on Wednesday, September 7.
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Washington and Lee University's Community Grants Committee has made 10 grants totaling $24,757 to non-profit organizations in Lexington and Rockbridge County. They are the second part of its two rounds of grants for 2015-16.
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Graduating seniors at Washington and Lee University today were asked to remember and live by the high ideals and standards that have guided them over the past four years, as they are leaving "a community that cares a great deal about these matters and entering a world that increasingly does not."