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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.

Valerie Weber ’87 to be guest speaker for Wigton Visiting Professorship of Medicine

March 17, 2021
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Valerie Weber, MD, will be the guest speaker for the UNMC Department of Internal Medicine’s Robert S. Wigton Visiting Professorship of Medicine. Two talks will be held via Zoom on Friday, March 26.

Symposium on Democracy Breakout Sessions Highlight W&J Student, Faculty Research

March 8, 2021
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Washington & Jefferson College’s fourth annual Symposium on Democracy included breakout sessions hosted by W&J’s students and faculty members.

Jessica D’Arcy Garda ’08 using balloons to help brighten lives of area seniors

January 29, 2021
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As has been the case for most moms during the COVID-19 pandemic, Jessica Garda has been spending more time with her children. Lately, she’s been using balloons to help brighten lives of seniors in her area.

Bri Bray ’22 on staying safe while traveling for the holidays

November 19, 2020
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Bri Bray is also returning to the Johnstown area from Washington and Jefferson College, who says she’s been even more cautious than normal before returning home for the holidays.

W&J students earn voter turnout grant, selected as Campus Vote Democracy Fellows

November 5, 2020
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WASHINGTON, PA (Nov. 5, 2020)—The 2020 presidential election is just one of the stories that’s dominated the news cycle this year and W&J students have been paying attention to its importance. But it’s not a candidate they’re focused on; it’s the importance of voting itself – and they decided to do something about it. Members …