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More students allowed to skip spring term class to accommodate remote learning

The Washington and Lee University campus, featuring Huntley Hall and Newcomb Hall. Photo by Coleman Martinson, '21.

Grace Mamon

May 4, 2020

Spring option is usually closed to all first-year students

Fancy Dress refunds tickets

The Andy Warhol-themed Fancy Dress 2019 was held in the Student Activities Pavilion. Photo by Hannah Denham.

Grace Mamon

April 13, 2020

COVID-19 will have no lingering effect on future Fancy Dress events

How three Rockbridge area women are sewing masks for first responders

Linda Floyd (left) sews the two pieces of cloth together to make the base of the mask. Mary Katherine Lawrence (right) tests out the sizing on her face. 
Photo by Hannah Denham.

Hannah Denham

April 13, 2020

Their goal is to supply two masks each to any local first responders in need

The last events held on campus before virtual learning: Heather Mac Donald speech

Kristen Xu

April 13, 2020

The Generals Redoubt funded the controversial speaker’s visit to campus

The last events held on campus before virtual learning: ‘Considering Matthew Shepard’ oratorio

Jin Ni

April 13, 2020

Due to policy changes concerning large gatherings, there was only one showing of the oratorio

Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies Program highlights 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage

The flier shared by the Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies program describing the events to celebrate women’s suffrage. Photo courtesy of the Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program.

Annalisa Waddick

March 30, 2020

A movie, panel discussion and trivia night celebrate the centennial of the passage of the 19th Amendment

WLUR’s Open Air Waves showcases student talent

The annual open mic event was held in Elrod Commons living room. Photo by Virginia Laurie.

Virginia Laurie

March 30, 2020

Spoken word poetry and acoustic performances dominated the evening

English department cancels annual retreat, lecture

A fier notifying students that the Shannon-Clark lecture
and retreat are canceled. Photo by Grace Mamon.

Grace Mamon

March 30, 2020

The Shannon-Clark lecture and retreat is one of many events canceled due to COVID-19

Counseling Center available to students online

Washingtonian Society's recovery resources are now available virtually. Photo courtesy of Katie Evans.

Grace Mamon

March 30, 2020

The Counseling Center is finding new ways to reach students without in-person services

Here’s a list of which university events are canceled and which are still on

Photo by Hannah Denham.

Hannah Denham

March 12, 2020

Some Washington and Lee University events have been canceled as part of a growing response to the new coronavirus

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