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University public safety says investigation into KKK fliers is ongoing

University public safety says investigation into KKK fliers is ongoing

Hannah Denham

November 14, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Washington and Lee Public Safety shares information it has gathered about the leaflets found on campus three weeks ago.

Romance languages department hosts annual poetry reading

Romance languages department hosts annual poetry reading

Grace Mamon

November 13, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Showcase

High school and college students joined Washington and Lee faculty members in reciting their favorite poems.

Cross country teams become four-peat ODAC champs

Cross country teams become four-peat ODAC champs

Jimmie Mack Johnson III

November 6, 2018


Filed under Sports

Led by senior leadership, both teams win fourth-straight titles, a first time for both programs since the mid-2000s

‘Priscilla’ encapsulates Pride Week’s theme of love and inclusion

‘Priscilla’ encapsulates Pride Week’s theme of love and inclusion

Grace Mamon

November 6, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Showcase

Washington and Lee’s annual musical coincided with Pride Week, reinforcing and enhancing its ideas

Lee Chapel Museum serves as an educational resource during campus change

Lee Chapel Museum serves as an educational resource during campus change

Jack Eason

November 6, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Showcase

Museum examines George Washington, Robert E. Lee and institutional history. It aims to be visited more by the community

General of the Week: Dylan Ritch, ’19

General of the Week: Dylan Ritch, ’19

Ben Soullier

November 6, 2018


Filed under Sports

Dylan Ritch, ‘19, was selected as the ODAC Men’s Soccer Player of the Week after scoring one goal and logging one assist in the 3 to 0 victory over Eastern Mennonite University, and helping the team to their unbeaten streak to a program-tying 12th victory during the week ending in October 28. His assist broke the program’s career assist record. Ritch also scored both goals in the 2 to 0 victory over nationally-ranked Virginia Wesleyan University. The Phi sat down with Ritch to talk about his life on and off the field at Washington and Lee.

W&L moves to need-blind admissions

Liza Moore

November 6, 2018


Filed under News

Universities such as Harvard and Yale also use need-blind practices

Student Activities sponsors free trip to Busch Gardens for students

Student Activities sponsors free trip to Busch Gardens for students

Isabel Chiodo

November 6, 2018


Filed under News

Student Activities Director Kelsey Goodwin says student participation in sponsored activities is increasing

History Department launches search to replace two beloved professors

History Department launches search to replace two beloved professors

Ben Soullier

November 6, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Professors Ted DeLaney and T.J. Tallie both brought unique backgrounds and teaching abilities to the department

Bike Shop re-opens in new location, promotes sustainability, outdoor activity

Bike Shop re-opens in new location, promotes sustainability, outdoor activity

Liv Cooper

November 6, 2018


Filed under News

The university Bike Shop plans to host several community events, including “Breakfast Burrito Rides"

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