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Gray Borden ’01 Appointed U.S. Magistrate Judge

Gray Borden ’01

Gray M. Borden, who graduated from Washington and Lee University in 2001, will fill the U.S. magistrate judge’s vacancy created in the Middle District of Alabama after the retirement of the Hon. Charles S. Coody. He will serve an eight-year term and can be reappointed.

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Merci, Madame Jennifer

An example of one of the books delivered to the children of St. Gabriel's school in Haiti. (Photo: Courtesy: Jennifer Shotwell '95)

For the past two years, Jennifer Latham Shotwell, a 1995 graduate of Washington and Lee University, and her students at Randolph-Macon College, in Ashland, Virginia, have been involved in an unusual literacy project — writing children’s stories in French.

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Alex Maragos ’13 Joins WMAQ-Channel 5 News in Chicago

Alex Maragos

Alex Maragos, who graduated from Washington and Lee University in 2013 with a degree in journalism and mass communications, has joined the staff at NBC-owned WMAQ-Channel 5, in Chicago.

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W&L Alumna Linda Klein ‘83L Named President-Elect of the American Bar Association

Linda Klein '83L

Linda Klein, a 1983 graduate of Washington and Lee's School of Law, was named president-elect of the American Bar Association during its annual meeting. She will become the next ABA president in August 2016.

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Checking for Concussions: Michael Singer ’84

Michael Singer ’84 (far left), president and CEO of BrainScope Co. (Photo credit: NFL)

Football season is almost upon us, and with athletes taking to the field for pre-season practice, the talk has turned to concussions.

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Rachael Slobodien Joins Sen. Ted Cruz’s Staff

Rachael Slobodien '06

Rachael Slobodien, who graduated from Washington and Lee University in 2006 with a degree in politics and religion, has joined the staff of U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) as his communications director.

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The John Warner (SSN 785): One of a Kind

Last year, we blogged about the christening of an attack submarine named in honor of John W. Warner, who graduated from Washington and Lee University in 1949. On Saturday, Aug. 1, it will be will be commissioned at Norfolk Naval Station.

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Kaylee Hartung '07: Sports Beat

Sideline reporter Kaylee Hartung during the 2015 SEC Men’s Basketball Tournament (Photo by Allen Kee / ESPN Images)

The Roanoke Times caught up with Kaylee Hartung to ask her how her liberal arts education at Washington and Lee prepared her for her job as a sports broadcaster.

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Laura Puleo '15L Competes for Miss USA Title

Laura Puleo '15L receives her diploma at the School of Law's 2015 commencement ceremony.

Only a little more than a month after graduating from Washington and Lee School of Law, Laura Puleo ’15L will compete as Miss Virginia for the title of Miss USA on Sunday night, July 12.

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An Honor for Filmmaker Lorena Manríquez '88

Lorena Manriquez

Lorena Manríquez, the engineer turned filmmaker who is a member of Washington and Lee’s Class of 1988, recently received quite an honor from the Latin American Studies Association (LASA) for her film “Ulises’ Odyssey”: the 2015 LASA Award of Merit in Film.

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