Category Archives: Alumni

A Reminder for Civil Discourse

Bill Brock '53

Bill Brock, a 1953 graduate of Washington and Lee University and chairman of the Republican National Committee from 1977 to 1981, published an op-ed in the Friday, Dec. 11, edition of the Washington Post.

Posted in Alumni, Blog
Tagged

Robert E.R. Huntley, Former President of Washington and Lee University, Dies at 86

huntley-no-text

Robert Edward Royall Huntley, president of Washington and Lee University from 1968 to 1983, died on Dec. 10, 2015, in Lexington. He was 86.

Posted in Alumni, Blog, Law Alumni, Law Home, Law Press Releases, Obituary, School of Law
Tagged , ,

W&L’s Glasgow Endowment Presents W&L Alumnus Matthew Null Reading from Debut Novel

Matthew Null '06. Photo by Rebecca Gayle Howell.

Washington and Lee University’s Glasgow Endowment will sponsor a public reading by fiction writer Matthew Neill Null on Dec. 7 at 7 p.m. in Northen Auditorium, Leyburn Library.

Posted in Alumni, Press Releases
Tagged , ,

Chad Meredith ’04 Named Kentucky Governor’s Deputy Counsel

Chad Meredith ’04, a summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Washington and Lee University who went on to earn a law degree as the University of Kentucky’s Bert Combs Scholar, has been named deputy counsel in the office of Kentucky Governor-Elect Matt Bevin ’89.

Posted in Alumni, Blog
Tagged

James N. Falk ’77 Named Outstanding Fundraising Executive

Jim Falk '77

James N. Falk, a 1977 graduate of Washington and Lee University, received the Outstanding Fundraising Executive Award on Nov. 13 from the Greater Dallas Chapter of Association of Fundraising Professionals.

Posted in Alumni, Blog
Tagged

On Display: Work by Rives Granade ’01

Rives Granade '02

Rives Granade, a 2001 graduate of Washington and Lee University, has an exhibition of his work on display at Ochi Projects in Los Angeles through Dec 19.

Posted in Alumni, Blog
Tagged ,

W&L Honors Distinguished Young Alumni

L. to r.: President Ken Ruscio '76; Distinguished Young Alumni Award recipients Brent Beshore, Emily Wolfing, Kiersten Salander and Thomas Worthy, all '05; and Executive Director of Alumni Affairs Beau Dudley '74, '79L.

Washington and Lee University honored four members of the Class of 2005 with the Distinguished Young Alumni Award during Young Alumni Weekend, Oct. 23–24: Brent Beshore, Emily Wolfing, Kiersten Salander and Thomas Worthy.

Posted in Alumni, Blog
Tagged ,

W&L Trustee Emeritus Thomas Hal Clarke Sr. Dies at 101

Thomas Hal Clarke Sr., an emeritus member of Washington and Lee University’s Board of Trustees and a 1938 graduate of W&L’s School of Law, died on Sunday, Nov. 1, in Atlanta. He was 101.

Posted in Alumni, Blog, Obituary
Tagged

Matt Bevin '89 Elected Governor of Kentucky

Matt Bevin ’89 of Louisville, who attended Washington and Lee with an ROTC scholarship, rose to the rank of captain in the U.S. Army and went on to careers in manufacturing, investment management and medical devices, was elected governor of Kentucky Nov. 3.

Posted in Alumni, Blog
Tagged

Mark Lubkowitz ’91 Named Teacher of the Year

Mark Lubkowitz '91

Mark Lubkowitz, a 1991 graduate of Washington and Lee University and current professor of biology at Saint Michael’s College in Vermont, received the 2015 Joanne Rathgeb Teaching Award. It is the highest honor bestowed on faculty at Saint Michael’s College.

Posted in Alumni, Blog
Tagged , ,
Log In | Log Out