The Columns Weekly - Thursday, Sept. 29, 2022
News From The Columns
W&L Professor Awarded Grant from the National Science Foundation
Dan Johnson seeks to develop assessment tools to foster creativity in STEM education.
Washington and Lee Employee Benefit Resources
A wealth of employee benefits information can be found on the W&L Human Resources website.
W&L Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
The Comunidad Latina Estudiantil has planned and organized numerous events in collaboration with the Office of Inclusion and Engagement.
W&L Presents “Viva Momix”
W&L Presents “Viva Momix” on Oct. 4 at 7:30 p.m. on the W&L campus. Tickets are required.
Employee Accolades
W&L Studio Art Lab Technician Named Artist in Residence
Christine Carr to take part in a yearlong effort with the City of Roanoke Stormwater Utility.
W&L Professors Each Present Papers at the 34th Deutscher Orientalistentag
Timothy Lubin and Anthony Edwards both presented at the event held in Berlin earlier this month.
W&L ITS Staff Member Cited Among Nation’s Best
Annie Foster has been selected to the Commercial Integrator 40 Influencers Under 40 listing.
W&L Education Studies Professor Named to Various Committees in Education Field
Eric Moffa holds several state and national leadership positions in the field of education.
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.
Check Out Your Newest Co-Workers at W&L
New Employee Q&A
Get to know the newest members of the Washington and Lee employee workforce through our new employee feature page! This week, we feature 10 new employees who have joined the W&L community in recent months.
Peruse This Week's Scene On Campus
Visiting Assistant Professor of Creative Writing Brenna Womer teaches class on the Front Lawn.
Scene on Campus
Meet a Colleague
Maggie Irby
Maggie Irby serves as engagement resources lead with Advancement Operations. Learn more about Maggie in our "Meet a Colleague" feature series.
Featured Social Media Post of the Week
OIE is hosting its first Fri-YAY of the year: Pizza and popcorn with the football team!
Make sure to follow all the university's social media channels for more information about happenings on our campus!
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Come Support the Generals This Week!
Click the image above to access the 2022-23 athletics composite calendar
DeLaney Center Opening Reception
5-6 p.m. Northen Auditorium, Leyburn Library
The campus community is invited to a brief program to meet team members, hear about this year's initiatives, and discover ways to join this exciting endeavor.
Phased Retirement Declarations
Declaration of phased retirement beginning 2023-24 is due to your academic dean no later than Sept. 30.
Undergraduate Faculty Meeting
4-5:30 p.m. Stackhouse Theater
The undergraduate faculty meeting will be held on Oct. 3 at Stackhouse Theater in the Elrod Commons.
Washington and Lee Faculty/Staff Golf Outing (WALFS)
11 a.m. Lexington Golf and Country Club
Enter as a team of four or you'll be matched to make up a team of four. The format is step-aside captain's choice.
Event Registration
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