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W&L Rector says the board needs more time for Lee name change decision

Grace Mamon February 16, 2021
The special committee has fin- ished researching, but the board still hasn’t made a decision.
Satire: Change the name!!!

Satire: Change the name!!!

Tyler Palicia September 10, 2020

I say that we change the name of Washington and Lee University (did you see the headline?). However, in keeping with tradition, I believe that the school’s new namesake should also be a controversial...

Lee Chapel, a central landmark on campus, will be renamed University Chapel. Photo by Grace Mamon, '22.

Board of trustees still considering whether to change school’s name

Grace Mamon and Elizabeth Bell September 10, 2020
A final decision could take over six months

A way forward

Tyler Palicia August 12, 2020

Our school faces a critical dilemma at this moment and how we respond to it will change the course of our history. The consensus amongst professors (nearly 70%) is to change the name, alumni are also split...

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