Tag Archives: Shepherd Poverty Program

Washington and Lee Named to the 2014 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll

In the News Logo

Washington and Lee University has been named to President Barack Obama's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction, one of 120 schools in the nation to receive this designation. This is the third year in a row that the University has attained this status.

Posted in Featured, Law Home, Law Press Releases, Press Releases, School of Law
Tagged , , , , , , ,

Annual Turkeypalooza Kicks off on Nov. 14

turkeypalooza

The week of Nov. 16-24 is National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, and Campus Kitchen at Washington and Lee University will be doing its part to help address the problem with its eighth annual Turkeypalooza. The event kicks off Friday Nov. 14 with Bring Your Turkey to Work Day.

Posted in Press Releases
Tagged , ,

Annelise Madison and Alvin Thomas Awarded Algernon Sydney Sullivan Medallion

Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award Winners

Annelise Madison of Roca, Neb., and Alvin Thomas of Skokie, Ill., seniors at Washington and Lee University, have been awarded the Algernon Sydney Sullivan Medallion, the university's highest student honor.

Posted in Press Releases
Tagged , , , , , , , , ,

Two Kemper Scholars Selected from W&L This Year

Edward Stroud and Chris Curfman

Christopher Curfman, of Altoona, Pa., and Edward Stroud of Shreveport, La., first-year students at Washington and Lee University, have been selected from a group of finalists for the incoming class of the prestigious Kemper Scholars Program.

Posted in Press Releases
Tagged , , , ,

W&L Announces Final Winners of 2014 Johnson Opportunity Grants

In the News Logo

Washington and Lee University has announced the final round of students who will receive 2014 Johnson Opportunity Grants. The grants cover living, travel and other costs associated with the students' proposed activities, which are designed to help them with their future careers and fields of study.

Posted in Press Releases
Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

W&L Announces Winners of 2014 Johnson Opportunity Grants

jog-winners1

Washington and Lee University has announced the first round of students selected to receive 2014 Johnson Opportunity Grants, and the second round of selections is underway.

Posted in Press Releases
Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

W&L’s Vincent Kim Wins Scholarship to Cambridge University

Vincent Kim

Vincent Kim of Grand Blanc, Mich., a senior at Washington and Lee University, has been awarded a Gates Cambridge Scholarship for a Ph.D. program in physics at Cambridge University in England. The three-year scholarship provides tuition and a stipend.

Posted in Press Releases
Tagged , , , , , , , ,

W&L Law Symposium to Explore Child Welfare Emerging Issues

childwelfarecrop

The Feb. 28 event will focus on several pressing issues in society and their impact on child welfare law and practice, including immigration and evolution of rights in the LGBT community.

Posted in Law Home, Law Press Releases, School of Law, Uncategorized
Tagged , , ,

W&L Students Promote Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week

W&L students Joseph Liu and Emily Warner, both class of 2014, collected turkeys on behalf of the Campus Kitchen, to be prepared and distributed locally to those in need for Thanksgiving.

This week, students at Washington and Lee University will be sleeping outside in near-freezing temperatures, trying to buy groceries for $1.40 per meal, and distributing Thanksgiving dinners to local families in need.

Posted in Press Releases
Tagged ,

W&L's Shepherd Program Receives Grant for AmeriCorps VISTA Project

Americancorps Vista logo

Four VISTA members will begin their work with local organizations in February 2014.

Posted in Press Releases
Tagged , ,
Log In | Log Out