Students Demand Acknowledgement of Robert E. Lee's...
A group of seven multiracial Washington and Lee University students are demanding the school remove all Confederate flags from campus and "acknowledge" General Robert E. Lee's "dishonorable side."
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Wherein Black People Have To Go To School With Confederates
After the Civil War, Robert E. Lee accepted a position as president of what was then called Washington College.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Students object to Confederate flags on Va. campus
A group of law students at Washington and Lee University is demanding the school banish the Confederate flag from its Lexington campus and repudiate one of its namesakes, Gen.
2 W&L students rescued after getting lost hiking
An emergency official says two Washington & Lee University students were chilly but uninjured after they became lost while hiking and spent the night in the James River Face Wilderness.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Belleville News Democrat
Young women to be recognized with achievement awards
Fifteen young women attending Belleville high schools will be honored with Young Women of Achievement Awards during a ceremony Monday night.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
The Washington Post
Community college-university pipeline eases higher-ed route
Almost a graduate of George Mason University , Aida Arias Reyes has faced so many barriers on the way to donning her cap and gown that she practically defines what it means to be a disadvantaged student.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Hollis makes tenant rep deals
A native of Memphis, Tenn., Silver Phoenix Award winner Sam Hollis went to college at Washington & Lee University , graduating in 1983 with a bachelor of arts in American history.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Obamacare hits milestone, but detours ahead for U.S. health law
President Barack Obama's embattled U.S. healthcare law, having survived a rollout marred by technology failures, reaches a milestone on Monday with the end of its first enrollment wave, and with the administration likely to come close to its goal of signing up 7 million people in private health insurance.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Forbes includes Washington & Lee University in a Top 50 ROI Collegesa list
To compile the list, Forbes' staffer Matt Schifrin came up with a formula for measuring the value of a college degree called the Grateful Grads Index.
Joseph L. Savage Jr.
He served as judge of the General District Court for the City of Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania County from 1976 through 1987.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
The Georgetown Times
Local students shine at Myrtle Beach art contest
Photo by Eileen Keithly/For the Times Lowcountry Prep School teacher Kathy Wynn Patrick joined sophomore Leo Gibson at the exhibit.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Dalton High Student Passes Student Bar Exam
Last fall, Kendall Brown became the first student from Dalton High to attend the State Law Academy.
Sun Mar 23, 2014
Working Together to Create a Positive Environmental Legacy
Join in celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Environment Virginia Symposium! Sponsored by Virginia Military Institute, this event is held April 8 - 10 2014 in Lexington.