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  1. Law school symposium to focus on former death row inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 10 | Washington Times

    Joseph M. Giarratano, one of the best known and most polarizing prison inmates in modern Virginia history, will serve as the vehicle for a two-day legal discussion next month. The Lara D. Gass Symposium at the Washington and Lee University School of Law, on Feb. 5-6, will highlight Giarratano's case to "explore the ethical, legal and public policy issues surrounding the use of the death penalty."


  2. Lane, BarbaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 10 | The Lakeland Ledger

    BARBARA LANE BARTOW - Barbara Lane slipped away peacefully to join her beloved husband, Allie Lane, at age 91 on Wednesday, January 6, 2016. She was born on February 12, 1924, in Lakeland, Florida to George and Louise Moseley.


  3. Hayes McClerkin: Texarkana will miss longtime civic leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | Texarkana Gazette

    Last week former governor and U.S. Sen. Dale Bumpers passed away. And now comes word that longtime Texarkana attorney, civic leader and former state Rep. Hayes McClerkin has died.


  4. TA Associates Announces Global Staff PromotionsRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2016 | Venture Capital Access Online

    TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, today announced promotions earned by nine investment staff members in TA's Boston, Hong Kong, London, Menlo Park and Mumbai offices, effective January 1, 2016. 'We are pleased to recognize the many accomplishments of these individuals, who demonstrate the breadth of talent of our global investment staff,' said Brian J. Conway, Chairman and a Managing Director at TA Associates.


  5. Thomas M. Dunlap, Managing Partner, Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig PLLC to Speak at KC's EventRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2016 | PR Log

    ... Chapter 8 - Intellectual Property. Tom received his BA from Lafayette College and holds a JD (Washington & Lee University), MBA and MS (University of Maryland) in biotechnology, and is a former Army officer (Armor/ Cavalry), a former special ...


  6. Mount Holyoke College president stepping downRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Boston.com

    Mount Holyoke College President Lynn Pasquerella said Monday that she will step down at the end of the academic year to become president of the Association of American Colleges & Universities. Pasquerella, who has led the women's liberal arts college in South Hadley for more than five years, helped oversee a $305 million fund-raising campaign; launched an initiative that provides a paid internship for each student and connects curriculums to careers; and oversaw the creation of the Mount Holyoke Data Science Initiative and the Women in Data Science program, in collaboration with MassMutual and Smith College.


  7. Symposium at Washington and Lee University School of Law Focused on Death Row InmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | JD Journal

    Summary : Washington and Lee University School of Law's Lara D. Gass Symposium will focus its discussion for two days on the case of Joseph M. Giarratano. The Lara D. Gass Symposum held February 5 and 6 at Washington and Lee University School of Law will examine several issues raised by the case of former Virginia death row inmate Joseph M. Giarratano.


  8. Kiplinger's names Washington and Lee University best overall college valueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | Examiner.com

    Kiplinger's Personal Finance named Washington and Lee University the best college value academically and financially in their second overall ranking. Princeton remains the private university value, and UNC-Chapel Hill stays the top public university value Kiplinger's Personal Finance chose a liberal arts college, Washington and Lee University to top their 2016 edition of Top 300 Best College Values rankings .


  9. The left's new challenges to the EstablishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | The Hill

    Back in the Sixties, the tendency was to bust up in any way possible the authenticity and cohesion of the elder generation, as heroic as it might have been barely 20 years before. Bumper stickers then, like Twitter today, would focus the mind Zen-like on a singular, annoying declarative sentence, like "Support your local shaman."


  10. Princeton Gets Top Ranks In Kiplinger SurveysRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2015 | Town Topics

    Kiplinger has named Princeton University as first in private universities and second overall in its 2016's Top 300 Best College Values.


  11. U.S. Attorney sworn inRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Northern Virginia Daily

    John P. Fishwick Jr. has been sworn in as the new U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Virginia. Fishwick, a graduate of Washington and Lee University, has been a trial attorney for more than 30 years in state and federal court.


  12. New US attorney for Western Virginia sworn in to officeRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2015 | NBC29

    The swearing-in ceremony was held on Monday at the federal courthouse in Roanoke. U.S. District Court Chief Judge Glen Conrad administered the oath of office.


  13. Wilton's LaSala Earns Honors For College Football PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2015 | The Wilton Daily Voice

    WILTON, Conn., -- Wilton's Michael LaSala, a junior offensive lineman with Washington and Lee University, was named to the D3football.com All-America team on Friday evening. LaSala earned third team All-America laurels from the website, the Generals' eighth All-America selection from D3football.com since it began releasing an All-America team in 1999.


  14. Stephanie Grace: Removing monuments the right thing to doRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2015 | The Advocate

    I know, I've lost many of you already, but some of you on the opposing side lost me many times during this emotional debate, too. Criticize Mayor Mitch Landrieu all you want for basically declaring the removals a done deal before the public had a chance to weigh in.


  15. Is Washington and Lee a better value than Princeton or Harvard? Kiplingera s says so.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | The Washington Post

    The campus of Washington and Lee University, founded in 1749, sits adjacent to historic downtown Lexington, Va. Washington and Lee University provides the best college value in the country, according to Kiplinger's Personal Finance 2016's Top 300 Best College Values rankings released Friday.


  16. Why everyone wants to kill Obamacare's Cadillac taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | CNN

    We're talking about the much-reviled Obamacare Cadillac tax , which is set to levy a hefty 40% excise tax on employer health plans that are considered generous. The tax suffered its first body blow this week, with lawmakers on both sides of the aisle agreeing to delay its implementation until 2020, instead of 2018, as part of Wednesday's budget deal.


  17. Inaugural ambassador program aims to get students outdoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | USA Today

    More than a dozen college students from around the country will dedicate the next semester to getting their classmates outdoors. Along with receiving a $1,000 stipend, $1,000 for their respective school's outdoor recreation organization and free outdoor gear, the 13 Merrell and Outdoor Nation student ambassadors will plan outdoor recreation activities on their campuses, leveraging social media to engage their peers.


  18. Princeton U. named best private university in new rankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    PRINCETON - Another ranking site has put Princeton University in the number one spot in a list of the top private universities in the country. The ranking site Kiplinger.com named Princeton the best private university in the country, according to a press release from Kiplinger.


  19. 6 bad texting habits to avoidRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    A new study says texting a period is bad for your social life. Here are six different research-backed dangers of texting.


  20. The 30 US colleges that offer the best value for your moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Before you shell out thousands of dollars for your undergraduate education, you'll want to make sure it's worth your time and money. Kiplinger recently released its list of 300 best-value public and private schools , ranked based on quality - including test scores of incoming students, admission rates, academic support, and graduation rates - and cost measures, such as total cost, financial aid packages, and average debt at graduation.