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Peer counselors support first-years students virtually

Peer counselors spread positivity on Cannan Green on Oct. 2.

Kelsie Westmoreland

October 7, 2020

COVID-19 restrictions have made it more difficult for first-years to adjust to college life and build relationships

Professors teaching their own kids to learn virtually, too

Mary Alice Russell

October 7, 2020

Roney and Coddington are teaching in-person, but their children are learning online

Nasty 9 trail race still running

Emery Wright

October 7, 2020

Individual runners run the course on their own time to limit contact

Student documentary on intimate violence will support Project Horizon


October 7, 2020

“Intimate Violence” will play at Hull’s Drive-In on Oct. 25

International Peace Day speaker asks students to help change the world

Anneliese Schneider

October 7, 2020

Olubunmi said there are many challenges to peace in today’s world

W&L alum joins math department faculty as the university’s only statistician

Em Becker

September 22, 2020

Prince Nelson said she wants to connect with students and be a part of the change in culture

Faces of Oda exhibit captures Nepalese life


September 22, 2020

The photo exhibit is closed to the public, but open to the university community

A new normal at the Lenfest Center

Kelsie Westmoreland

September 22, 2020

The Staniar Gallery will still host exhibitions, but artist talks will be held virtually due to visitor restrictions

Natatorium reopens after months closed due to COVID-19


September 22, 2020

Students must sign up in advance using an online scheduling tool

WLUR student DJs return to the airwaves

The WLUR studio is on the bottom floor of Elrod Commons.


September 22, 2020

Music directors hope to attract a new audience of listeners

Professors strive to “foster community” behind masks or screens

Signs block off chairs in the classrooms of Chavis Hall to facilitate social distancing.


September 22, 2020

Professor Christopher Jenney said preparing for this semester was “The Great Pivot”

New Title IX policy narrows definition for sexual assualt and misconduct

The virtual panel was held by SPEAK on Aug. 25.

Grace Mamon

September 10, 2020

The university’s interim policy will address misconduct that Title IX will not

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