Tag Archives: alumni

W&L Alumni Named to Birmingham’s Top 40 Under 40

In the News Logo

The Birmingham Business Journal has named Bill Fox '05 and Bebe Goodrich '07 to its 40 Under 40 list for 2016.

Posted in Alumni, Blog
Tagged , , , , ,

Analyzing Presidential Elections

G. Scott Thomas

Scott Thomas, who double majored in history and journalism from Washington and Lee University in 1977, has been analyzing numbers for a long time.

Posted in Alumni, Blog
Tagged , , ,

Frank Parsons, Longtime W&L Administrator and Wearer of Many Hats, Dies at 87

bizhub-O2134-20160129155607

Frank Arthur Parsons, who worked in multiple areas of the administration at his alma mater, Washington and Lee University, from 1954 to 1999, died Jan. 28, 2016, in his home at Kendal at Lexington. He was 87.

Posted in Alumni, Blog, Obituary
Tagged

Peter J. Furey '73: The Farmer's Advocate

Peter J. Furey '73

Peter J. Furey '73 joined the New Jersey Farm Bureau (NJFB) in 1982 and as executive director has worked closely with farmers and state officials on bills affecting farmers and agriculture in the Garden State.

Posted in Alumni, Blog
Tagged

Long Live the King

James Williams '88L

He’s head litigator at his law firm, and was named one of the “Nation’s Top One Percent” by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel and one of the “Top 100 Trial Lawyers” by the American Trial Lawyers Association. At 35, he was unanimously appointed by the Louisiana Supreme Court to temporarily fill a vacancy on the Orleans Parish Civil District Court.

Posted in Alumni, Blog
Tagged , ,

Rich Murray ’71 Inducted into the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame

Rich Murray '71

Rich Murray, a 1971 graduate of Washington and Lee University, will be inducted into the 2016 class of the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame.

Posted in Alumni, Blog
Tagged , ,

Save the Press

H.F. "Gerry" Lenfest

Philanthropist Gerry Lenfest, who graduated from Washington and Lee University in 1953 and from its Law School in 1955, has made headlines for saving the struggling Philadelphia Inquirer and its sister publications, the Philadelphia Daily News and Philly.com.

Posted in Alumni, Blog
Tagged , , ,

Her Story: Denisio Truitt ’05

Denisio Truitt '05

Appearing in the January 2016 issue of O Magazine as one of five inspirational female Instagrammers is Denisio Truitt, a 2005 graduate of Washington and Lee University.

Posted in Alumni, Blog
Tagged

Two Washington and Lee University Alumni to Headline Fifth Annual AdLib Conference March 10–11

AdLibLogo1

Washington and Lee University’s AdLib Conference will take place on March 10–11 with two alumni headlining the event.

Posted in Featured, Press Releases
Tagged , , ,

We Saw A Zoo

Charles Mason '84

Charles Mason, a 1984 graduate of Washington and Lee University, is known as “the Alaska guy who doesn’t take pictures of Alaska.” A photojournalism professor at University of Alaska Fairbanks, he prefers to travel and is particularly known for his wildlife photography.

Posted in Alumni, Blog
Tagged
Log In | Log Out