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W&L’s Sprenkle Selected to Commemorate 60th Anniversary of Graduate Research Fellowship Program

Sara Sprenkle

Washington and Lee's Sara Sprenkle, associate professor of computer science, is one of 60 people profiled to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP).

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W&L's Lind Discusses Public Speaking on WMRA's "Virginia Insight" Show

Stephen Lind

Stephen Lind, visiting assistant professor of business administration at Washington and Lee University's Williams School of Commerce, Economics, and Politics, appeared on NPR affiliate WMRA's "Virginia Insight" show on Thursday, Nov. 14, to discuss the art of public speaking.

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W&L Politics Professor Evaluates Gubernatorial Election Results (Audio)

Mark Rush, professor of politics and law

Mark Rush, the Waxburg Professor of Politics and Law at Washington and Lee, thinks pundits need to be cautious in drawing connections between the gubernatorial elections in New Jersey and Virginia

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W&L Law's Russ Miller Discusses German Reaction to NSA Spying (Audio)

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What are the differences between the German and United States views of surveillance?

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New Book by W&L's Kolman Explores History of American Wind Music

"The Origins and Early History of American Wind Music: Instrument Makers, Composers, Instructional Methods and Ensemble Performance"

Barry Kolman's new book, "The Origins and Early History of American Wind Music: Instrument Makers, Composers, Instructional Methods and Ensemble Performance," (Edwin Mellen Press, Sept. 2013) is the first volume to examine the earliest musical beginnings of the tradition of community bands in America during the half century following the American Revolution.

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English Prof Takes on Zombies

Chris Gavaler, Visiting Assistant Professor of English, Washington and Lee University

Here's a W&L Halloween tale for you: "Zombies stumble into my class all the time." So writes Chris Gavaler, visiting assistant professor of English, in an essay published on Oct. 29 in the Chronicle of Higher Education.

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Kuettner to Lead Virginia Language Association

Dick Kuettner, director of the Tucker Multimedia Center at Washington and Lee University

Dick Kuettner has been named president-elect of the Foreign Language Association of Virginia

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W&L's Conner Discusses Ellison's Unpublished Writings, Letters (Audio)

Mark Conner, associate provost and Ballengee Professor of English, Washington and Lee University

In his inaugural address for the Jo M. and James M. Ballengee 250th Anniversary Professorship, Washington and Lee's Marc Conner presents "The Identities of Ralph Ellison."

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W&L Study Quantifies Psychological Damage of Stalking

Social Science Quarterly

Victims of talking two to three times more likely to suffer from psychological distress.

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W&L Law Professor Chris Seaman on the Supreme Court's Campaign Finance Case (Audio)

Christopher Seaman

Christopher Seaman, assistant professor of law, discusses the Supreme Court case, McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission.

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