In This Issue: Power Grab: W&L Saves Energy and Money; President John Delane Wilson: 1931-2013, By Jeff Hanna; 2011-2012 Financial Annual Report
by Christian Roden '11 Dusty and footsore, my 17-year-old brother, Nathan, and I trudged into Saint-Cirq-Lapopie, one of the most beautiful villages in France, one day this past June. I wondered why I had taken us on a two-day detour from the Camino de Santiago to see the summer home of artist Pierre Daura (1896-1976), [...]
by Kenneth P. Ruscio '76 President, Washington and Lee University This is an unsettling period for higher education, but also for virtually every political, economic, religious and social institution. Words like volatility, anxiety, caution, risk and uncertainty dominate our conversation. When I was teaching at Washington and Lee, I saw my role as providing intellectual [...]
For the Fall 2012 edition of W&L: The Alumni Magazine of Washington and Lee University, a panel of faculty discussed the issue of technology in the classroom.
In This Issue: From Blackboards to iPads: Technology in the Classroom
Brothers David ’00 and Michael ’03 tour the country and publish a book on urban farms.
Hollister Hovey ’00 and her younger sister, Porter, have transformed blogging into a business.
Washington and Lee President Kenneth P. Ruscio on protecting the University's timeless values.
In This Issue: Brothers in Farms: The Hansons Tour the Country and Publish a Book, By David Hanson ’00, Photos by Michael Hanson ’03; Designing Women: Hollister Hovey ’00 and Sister Porter Transform Blogging into a Business, By Laure Stevens-Lubin, Photos By Porter Hovey
In This Issue: W&L Unpacks a Global Learning Initiative, By Amy Balfour ’89, ’93L; Where Everyone Asks to Get Involved: The 2012 Mock Convention, By Michael McGuire ’13