The Columns Weekly - Thursday, Sept. 1, 2022
The Office of Communications and Public Affairs is pleased to introduce this new publication tailored specifically for W&L faculty and staff. This weekly internal communication serves as a consolidated source of information, which is intended to inform employees on a variety of topics related to the campus community.
News From The Columns
Lena Hill
Fall Convocation To Kick Off New Academic Year
The W&L community is invited to the 2022 Convocation on the Front Lawn on Sept. 7 at 5:30 p.m.
W&L’s Mudd Center Launches New Lecture Series
“Beneficence: Practicing an Ethics of Care” kicks off Sept. 15 with a keynote address by Professor Karen Stohr.
Lenfest Center
W&L’s Lenfest Center for the Arts Presents New Season
For the first time ever, tickets for the entire season are available online beginning Sept. 13.
Nora Markard
W&L Law and the German Law Journal Welcome Prof. Nora Markard as a W&L Global Teaching Fellow
Prof. Markard will contribute to the law school’s comparative law seminar, which surveys German law and legal culture.
Museums at W&L: Fall 2022 Programs and Exhibitions
The Museums at W&L invite the public to their opening reception for "Museum Menageries" on Sept. 15 at 6 p.m.
Check Out The Latest Scene On Campus
Leading Edge move-in day The 8/31 version of Scene on Campus profiles move in day for the Class of 2026
Scene on Campus
Featured Social Media Post of the Week!
President's Breakfast President Dudley hosted breakfast for all employees on Wednesday morning at Evans Hall
Make sure to follow all the university's social media channels for more information about happenings on our campus!
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Employee Accolades
Paul Hanstedt elected to new role in Virginia Educational Development Collaborative
Hanstedt has been elected the at-large representative for private liberal arts colleges in the Virginia Educational Development Collaborative (VEDC).
Erin Gray
W&L Chemistry Professor Publishes Article on Remote Research
Erin Gray helped form and reported the results from a collaborative work group.
Want to be recognized for your work or do you have a colleague who should be recognized for their accomplishments? Simply use the employee accolade submission form.
W&L Sports Return to Competition This Evening!
Athletics Weekly Schedule Click the image above to access the 2022-23 athletics composite calendar
Fall Convocation
5:30 p.m. Front Lawn
The W&L community is invited to the 2022 Convocation. Provost Lena Hill will provide this year’s remarks.
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Convocation Dinner
6:30-8 p.m. Cannan Green
Join other members of the campus community for Convocation Dinner, immediately following Fall Convocation.
On-Campus Flu Shot Clinic
8-11 a.m. Evans Hall
Come to the annual Employee Wellness Fair and get your flu shot - no appointment necessary! Bring your insurance card and a completed consent form.
Consent Form
13th Annual Live Well W&L Employee Wellness Fair
8-11 a.m. Evans Hall
This annual event features a wide variety of vendors sharing information about wellness and work-life opportunities and will include: light breakfast fare; chair massages; flu shots (no appointment needed); raffle to win $100 (20 winners in all).
Campus at Night
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Working at W&L is a closed group for W&L employees to share useful, relevant and timely information related to being an employee at W&L. Questions, photos, glad tidings, events, opportunities and the like are encouraged.
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