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Zach Hamilton ’16 named Upper St. Clair Head Girl’s Soccer Coach

July 29, 2021
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Please welcome Upper St. Clair’s new Head Girl’s Soccer Coach: Zach Hamilton! Coach Hamilton comes to USC with a wealth of soccer and coaching experience. Zach had a standout high school soccer career playing at Chartiers-Houston.

New study by Assistant Professor Hannah Bradshaw studies willingness to try new foods & desirability

July 28, 2021
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Being reluctant to try new foods can be daunting, according to new research published in the journal. Personality and individual differences . The new study provides evidence that the willingness to try new foods can influence sexual desirability and is seen by others as a sign of sexual unrestriction.

Rising Senior Gets Court Room Experience with Fayette County Courthouse Internship

July 9, 2021
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WASHINGTON (July 9, 2021)—Jeffrey Seabury ’22 is courting the idea of a career in law. The Washington & Jefferson College political science and psychology double major is spending his summer interning with both the public defender and district attorney’s offices at the Fayette County Courthouse. Jeffrey found the internship thanks to a unique W&J connection. …  

Graduate Updates: Stephen Rydzak ’21 and Jarret McCracken ’21

June 30, 2021
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Stephen Rydzak was a valedictorian of Washington & Jefferson College’s 2021 graduating class. Jarrett McCracken graduated from Washington & Jefferson College Summa Cum Laude with a degree in psychology and philosophy.

W&J psychology senior gets hands on experience with Focus Behavioral Health

June 22, 2021
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Brianna Bray ’22 is pursuing her dreams as a direct support specialist with Focus Behavioral Health, working with adults and teenagers with autism and intellectual disabilities.

W&J professor named Virtual Series Issue Editor for the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues

May 10, 2021
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Washington & Jefferson College (W&J) Assistant Professor of Psychology Kevin Carriere, M.P.P., Ph.D. has recently been named the new Virtual Series Issue Editor for the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (SPSSI) for the next three years.

W&J senior accepted to seven top biostatistics programs across nation

April 28, 2021
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WASHINGTON, PA (April 28, 2021)—Elisa Yazdani ’21 didn’t expect to be in this situation when she began her Washington & Jefferson College (W&J) experience. Elisa entered the College intending to become a physician but influenced by her chemistry and psychology double major and mathematics minor, she found a new passion for biostatistics. With multiple research …  

Social Ethics Leader, NPR Contributor Dr. Robert Michael Franklin, Jr., to Give Keynote at W&J College Commencement Ceremony

April 28, 2021
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Dr. Robert Michael Franklin, Jr., President-Emeritus of Morehouse College in Atlanta, Ga., will be the keynote speaker at Washington & Jefferson College’s 222nd Commencement Ceremony.

W&J to Induct Class of 2021 Members into The Phi Beta Kappa Society

April 20, 2021
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W&J will induct 24 members of the Class of 2021 into Phi Beta Kappa, the country’s oldest and best-known honor society.

Rocco Cozza ’99 a finalist for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Man & Woman of the Year

March 25, 2021
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Pledging to raise awareness and funding for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Carnegie attorney Rocco Cozza of the Cozza Law Group, PLLC, has been chosen as a nominee to represent Pittsburgh in this year’s Man & Woman of the Year All-Star competition presented by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.