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Handicapped students struggle to access older buildings

Snowy stairs in the newly renovated quad

Alison Murtagh

January 27, 2016

Constructed in 1749, Washington and Lee was not originally equipped with the technology needed to make the campus handicap accessible. As the school has grown over the past two centuries, students on crutches, in wheelchairs, and with other physical disabilities have been left to struggle to get from...

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