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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...

In 2018, the Commission on Institutional History and Community recommended that Lee Chapel be reconfigured or turned into a museum.

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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