President Dudley sent a fall update to the W&L community on October 31, 2018, highlighting important university initiatives and recent accomplishments by students, faculty and staff.
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
President Dudley sent a message to the W&L community on October 29, 2018, regarding the leaflets distributed on campus and other incidents of hate speech and violence around the country.
Rector J. Donald Childress and President Dudley sent a joint message to the W&L community on October 9, 2018, regarding the the Board of Trustees' Decision Regarding Building Names on Campus.
President Dudley sent a message to the W&L community regarding the his response to the report of the Commission on Institutional History and Community on August 28, 2018, offering his thoughts about the most important issues and ideas raised by the report.
President William C. Dudley addressed the Class of 2018 at the commencement exercises on the Front Lawn.
Thursday, December 13, 2018
Executive Director of Alumni Affairs Beau Dudley sits down with W&L President Will Dudley to discuss the issues and initiatives including the University's Strategic Plan and institutional history.
Tuesday, October 09, 2018
The Board has decided to rename two buildings and endorse two changes in Lee Chapel.
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
Today, President Dudley shared his response to the Commission on Institutional History and Community's report.