Messages to the University Community

Fall 2018 Update

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.

Hate Speech and Violence

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.

Mid-Summer 2018 Update

President Dudley sent a mid-summer update to the W&L community regarding accreditation, campus construction and several other issues on July 20, 2018.

W&L's New Strategic Plan

President Dudley sent a message to the W&L community regarding the university's new Strategic Plan, which was approved by the Board of Trustees on May 12, 2018.

Institutional History and Community

President Dudley sent a message to the W&L community regarding plans to address institutional history and community at Washington and Lee.

Founders' Day Remarks

President Dudley gave the introductory remarks at Washington and Lee's Founders' Day/ODK Convocation on January 19, 2017. The keynote speaker for the convocation was Jonathan Holloway, historian and dean of Yale College.

Introductory Remarks (Video)

Washington and Lee President William C. (Will) Dudley was introduced to the university community in Elrod Commons on Feburary 12, 2016.