R.T. Smith Publishes Fourth Book of Stories Lexington, Virginia • August 23, 2011 -- A new book of stories by R.T. Smith, editor of “Shenandoah: The Washington and Lee University Review,” will be published next month by Stephen F. Austin University Press in Texas.
Duke Professor of Slavic and Eurasian Studies to Lecture at W&L Lexington, Virginia • April 28, 2011 -- Beth Holmgren, professor of Slavic and Eurasian studies and theater studies, and Slavic and Eurasian studies department chair at Duke University, will give a talk at Washington and Lee University on Wednesday, May 11, at 7:30 p.m. in Newcomb Hall, room 122.
June R. Aprille to Retire as W&L's Provost Lexington, Virginia • February 14, 2011 -- June R. Aprille, provost and professor of biology at Washington and Lee University since July 2007, will retire from the university at the end of the current academic year.
Second Johnson Lecture Examines "Cowboys, Samurai, and the Crisis of Leadership" Lexington, Virginia • January 1, 2011 -- The second lecture of the Johnson Lecture Series at Washington and Lee University is on Thursday, Feb. 10, at 7 p.m. in the Hillel House. Inger Sigrun Brodey, associate professor of comparative literature and Asian studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will speak on “Cowboys, Samurai, and the Crisis of Leadership.”
W&L Seeks Proposals for Community Grants Lexington, Virginia • October 27, 2010 -- Washington and Lee University’s Community Grants Committee is currently soliciting grants from the Lexington and Rockbridge County community for its fall 2010 proposal evaluations.