An Unforgettable Man Alumni and Friends Establish the Roger D. Groot Professorship He was legendary. A true teacher-scholar. A brilliant lawyer. A watchful, caring colleague. A down-to-earth person in the best sense of the term.
Anonymous Gift Honors Harlan Beckley Since Professor Harlan Beckley founded the Shepherd Program for the Interdisciplinary Study of Poverty and Human Capability in 1997, hundreds of W&L students have learned about the causes of and solutions to poverty in the United States and the world.
The Lenfest Challenge at Work A Conversation with Professor Linda Hooks Meet Linda Hooks, the inaugural Darrold and Kay Cannan Term Professor. She has taught economics in the Williams School of Commerce, Economics, and Politics since 1993. Her areas of teaching and research are international finance, and money and banking.