The Columns Weekly - Thursday, August 31, 2023
From the Columns
Brandon Hasbrouck ’11L to Give Inaugural Provost’s Lecture
Annual Provost’s Lecture celebrates W&L faculty for excellence in scholarship and teaching.
Staniar Gallery Presents ‘Mary Mattingly: Proposals’
The solo exhibition will run from Sept. 4 through Oct. 25 and kicks off the gallery’s fall season.
Employee Accolades
Two Professors Selected by the Associated Colleges of the South (ACS) for their Summer Grants for Teaching Pedagogies
Denny Garvis and Zoila Ponce de León presented a two-day online workshop on applying adaptive and interactive learning practices in undergraduate statistics courses.
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Get to Know Your Newest Co-Workers
New Employee Q&A From 8/31/23
Get to know the newest members of the Washington and Lee employee workforce through our new employee feature page! This week, we feature three new employees who have joined the W&L community.
Use the Faculty/Staff Dashboard as Helpful Daily Resource!
The faculty/staff dashboard provides a wealth of information relevant to all employees. The site's features include important notifications; helpful links to campus services, resources and departments; campus news and event stories; university calendar content; and recent employee accomplishments and milestones. Set the dashboard as your internet browser homepage to stay up-to-date on university happenings.
Meet a Colleague
Meet a Colleague: Matt Phillips
Matt Phillips serves as an assistant athletic trainer with the Department of Athletics. Learn more about Matt in our "Meet a Colleague" feature series.
Meet a Colleague: Matt Boaz
Matt Boaz is acting director of the Immigrant Rights Clinic and a professor of practice. Learn more about Matt in our "Meet a Colleague" feature series.
View This Week's Scene on Campus
An incoming first-year student and his father hang a trident flag in his new dorm room.
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Come Support the Generals!
Another new season of W&L sports kicks off tomorrow!
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Upcoming Events
Upper-Division Student Move-In
All upper-division students, including transfer students, not approved for early arrival may move in on this date.
Sarah Haan Endowed Professorship Lecture
4-5 p.m. Law School Classroom A
Haan’s talk “The Democratization of Shareholding: Power and Passivity in American Corporate and Political Governance” will mark her appointment as the inaugural Class of 1958 Uncas and Anne McThenia Professor of Law.
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7 p.m. Front Lawn
The W&L community is invited to celebrate a new academic year with Convocation on the Front Lawn on Thursday, Sept. 7 at 5:30 p.m. Dinner will follow on Cannan Green.
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LGBTQ Fall Picnic
3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Cannan Green
Enjoy food, friends and entertainment, and get to know fellow students, faculty and staff. Learn about all the LGBTQ+ friendly organizations on campus.
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