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Olympic star Apolo Ohno shares lessons for success at Contact event

Ohno shared his story in Lee Chapel on Tuesday. Photo by Ellen Kanzinger, ‘18

Maddie Haight

May 9, 2016

Apolo Anton Ohno, a retired American short track speed skater and eight-time Olympic medalist, spoke to a Lee Chapel audience Tuesday evening about his experience as an Olympic athlete and the personal values he believes were shaped more by his failures than his triumphs. Contact Committee sponsored the event a...

The future face of technology

Alec Ross speaking in Lee Chapel on March 14. Photo by Jack Anderson '16.

Sutton Travis

March 21, 2016

Technology policy expert Alec Ross said tomorrow’s economy will not tolerate mediocrity in a speech he gave to Washington and Lee students on March 14. “We are sort of chapter one, page one, for a whole new suite of industries that are going to define our future,” Ross said. “Motivated, high-c...

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