Monthly Archives: April 2010

Emeritus Professor Sidney M.B. Coulling Addresses Alumni Reunions

Sidney M.B. Coulling, the S. Blount Mason Jr. Professor of English Emeritus at Washington and Lee University, presented the opening address for the 2010 Alumni Reunion Weekend on April 29, 2010, in Lee Chapel. The title was "W&L's Legacy of the Past."

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Actor, Comedian Mike Henry to Speak W&L

Mike Henry, actor, comedian, voice actor, producer of "Family Guy" and "The Cleveland Show," will give a talk at his alma mater, Washington and Lee University, on Tuesday, May 4, at 8 p.m. in Stackhouse Theater, Elrod Commons.

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A Paris Photo Blog

For proof that students in the spring term course, Photography and the City, taught by Washington and Lee art professor Christa Bowden are hard at work, look no further than their blog, W&L Photography. You will find a selection of the images they have taken since they arrived in the city — and the city […]

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W&L President Kenneth P. Ruscio Addresses the Institute for Honor

Washington and Lee University President Kenneth P. Ruscio delivered the keynote address for the 2010 Institute for Honor on April 28, 2010. The title of his address was "What Do We Owe Future Generations?"

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New Site for New Students

As members of Washington and Lee's Class of 2014 begin to prepare to enter the University in the fall, there is a great new website resource available to make that transition as smooth as possible. The New Student Dashboard, created by W&L's Web team and maintained by Kati Grow in the Division of Student Affairs, […]

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Two W&L First-Year Students Selected to Join Kemper Scholars Program

Danielle Breidung and Alex Wachi, both first-year students at Washington and Lee University, have been selected for the incoming class of the prestigious Kemper Scholars Program.

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Jack Goldsmith Elected to AAAS

Washington and Lee alumnus Jack Goldsmith of the Class of 1984 has just been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, one of the nation's oldest and most prestigious honorary societies. Jack is the Henry L. Shattuck Professor of Law at Harvard University. He was among 229 leaders in the sciences, social sciences, […]

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Carnegie Mellon Honors Chad Ellis '03

Chad Ellis, a 2003 Washington and Lee graduate and currently a Ph.D. candidate in chemistry at Carnegie Mellon University, has been named the recipient of CMU's  Graduate Student Service Award, which recognizes "service to his fellow students at Carnegie Mellon, and to his colleagues around Pittsburgh and the nation." Chad, a chemistry major at W&L, […]

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Amanda Bower's Essay on Grading

In her weekly commentary on WVTF's Weekend Virginia program, Washington and Lee University marketing professor Amanda Bower discusses the art of grading.

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W&L Announces 2010 Athletic Hall of Fame Class

Washington and Lee University has announced its 23rd class to be inducted into its Athletic Hall of Fame. The class includes former basketball coach Verne Canfield, former lacrosse player Don Carroll '76, former football, lacrosse and wrestling athlete Robert Hull '96, and former soccer, lacrosse and basketball player Karin Treese Bauer '99.

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