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University proposes adjustments to grading and registration for rest of academic year

University proposes adjustments to grading and registration for rest of academic year

Maya Lora

March 27, 2020

Washington and Lee University has announced several potential changes to registration and grading policies for the winter and spring semesters as students transition to online learning.  According to an email sent to the Ring-tum Phi by University Provost Marc Conner, faculty are currently voting on...

Lexington has its first coronavirus case

Lexington has its first coronavirus case

Hannah Denham

March 21, 2020

City Manager Jim Halasz said the first case in the Rockbridge area is a 60-year-old woman

Campus responds to coronavirus: All your questions answered

Campus responds to coronavirus: All your questions answered

Ring-tum Phi Staff

March 13, 2020

The Ring-tum Phi staff is keeping Washington and Lee University informed with the latest coronavirus updates and answers to reader questions.

Washington and Lee University moves classes online for rest of academic year

Washington and Lee University moves classes online for rest of academic year

Hannah Denham

March 12, 2020

The decision impacts both undergraduate and law students and comes as a response to the growing impact of the new coronavirus

How professors are navigating canceled spring term courses and the potential of online classes

How professors are navigating canceled spring term courses and the potential of online classes

Hannah Denham and Avalon Pernell

March 12, 2020

The university is expanding spring term class numbers to account for students who were enrolled in cancelled abroad courses

Here’s a list of which university events are canceled and which are still on

Here’s a list of which university events are canceled and which are still on

Hannah Denham

March 12, 2020

Some Washington and Lee University events have been canceled as part of a growing response to the new coronavirus

All spring term abroad courses canceled due to coronavirus concerns

All spring term abroad courses canceled due to coronavirus concerns

Elizabeth Bell, Emma Derr, and Coleman Martinson

March 11, 2020

The total cancellation of spring term abroad courses was decided on Thursday

Students and faculty who traveled to Italy asked to quarantine themselves after initially attending classes

Students and faculty who traveled to Italy asked to quarantine themselves after initially attending classes

Coleman Martinson

March 10, 2020

Washington and Lee University is enforcing a Virginia Department of Health policy that went into effect a week after the individuals returned to Lexington.

Washington and Lee University diplomas will keep namesake portraits

Washington and Lee University diplomas will keep namesake portraits

Jin Ni

March 5, 2020

The Board of Trustees rejected the petition started by law students

When Mock Convention nominated Bernie Sanders, his campaign said he couldn’t answer the call

When Mock Convention nominated Bernie Sanders, his campaign said he couldn’t answer the call

Emma Derr

March 5, 2020

Mock Convention representatives say a campaign spokesman asked about the political views of the audience

Andrew Gillum encourages young people to get involved in politics

Andrew Gillum encourages young people to get involved in politics

Elizabeth Bell and Tori Johnsson

February 16, 2020

"You all are what is right with America," Gillum told students in the audience

Bernie Sanders wins Mock Con’s Democratic nomination after contested convention

Bernie Sanders wins Mock Con’s Democratic nomination after contested convention

Grace Mamon, Laura Calhoun, Jin Ni, and Vivek Kumar

February 15, 2020

Washington and Lee University Mock Convention predicted Senator Bernie Sanders will be the Democratic nominee for the 2020 presidential election, after a projected contested convention for the first time since 1968. Misty Rebik, the Iowa state director for the Sanders campaign, accepted the nominat...

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