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Beyond Charlottesville: W&L begins exploration into own history

Maya Lora

October 10, 2017

Work is well underway for W&L’s Commission on Institutional History and Community, a committee formed to examine university history and its present-day implications in the wake of August’s violent gatherings in Charlottesville. The “Unite the Right” rally and subsequent protests that ov...

Student organization hosts discussion about sexuality

Lucie Fielding speaks about sexual communication. Photo courtesy of Hannah Powell.

Hannah Powell

March 28, 2017

Washington and Lee’s Sexual Health Awareness Group (SHAG) hosted “Sex Week” last week to bring students, faculty and professional sex educators together to have an open dialogue about sex. Founded in 2013, SHAG started Sex Week in the winter of 2014 in the hopes that “the other O-Week” wou...

Men’s and women’s track keep their momentum going to win Triple Crown

Kathyrn Young

February 8, 2017

Both Washington and Lee men’s and women’s track teams dominated at the Liberty Kickoff. The meet was held Saturday, Jan. 21, and consisted of Division I, II, and III track and field athletes. On the men’s side, Cooper Baird, ’19, took fifth in the 3,000 meter, crossing the finish line at a p...

Dining Services introduces new Mediterranean menu

Photo by Tracy Wang '20.

January 19, 2017

Washington and Lee Dining Services opened a Medi- terranean-themed menu concept called Meze Feta at the Village last week. From Nov. 7-11, Washington and Lee students accessed an online survey to choose between three cuisine concepts, designed by Chef Hannah Glick: La Cantina, Meze Feta and Ginger &...

Mock Convention: What are you looking forward to most?

Alex Kinzer

February 8, 2016

After almost three years of preparation, Washington and Lee’s Mock Convention Weekend 2016 is only a few days away. Longtime members of the student-led organization are ready to show off all of their hard work in a weekend packed with noteworthy speakers, a state delegation parade through the streets...

September 13, 2015

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