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Campus announcements for students, staff, and faculty.  Published by the Office of Communication.

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Honoring Juneteenth

June 21, 2021
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  Dear W&J Community, Today is Juneteenth, officially designated this week as a federal holiday. At W&J, we too recognize the significance of this day that commemorates the moment in 1865 when the U.S. army arrived in Galveston, TX, and liberated the last 250,000 enslaved people still in bondage after the Civil War. June 19 …  

Campus Message on Anti-Asian Racism

March 19, 2021

Dear W&J Community, This week’s tragic murders in Atlanta have raised public consciousness of the racism so frequently experienced by persons of Asian descent in our society. At this moment, I believe it is important to reiterate that this college condemns all forms of racial hatred and stands in strong support of members of our …  

President Knapp issues statement of support for Asian American community

March 18, 2021
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The Twitter statement reads, “We at Washington & Jefferson College stand with the Asian American community in these difficult days. The Atlanta murders are a reminder of an ugly strain of racism that has shown itself throughout American history but been even more prevalent during the pandemic. #StopAsianHate”

2019 Annual Security Report Now Available

December 31, 2020
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The Washington & Jefferson College Annual Security Report is now available in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act.

JayTerm & Spring 2021 Semester Announcement

October 20, 2020
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JayTerm and Spring 2021 semester plans.

The New Website, One Year Later

September 2, 2020
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It’s been a full year since we launched the new What have we learned about the website since it’s launch? What does the data tell us?

Updated Fall 2020 Re-opening Plans

August 6, 2020
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Dear Students, I hope that you have had a chance to review the message sent earlier from President Knapp outlining a change in our plans for the fall. As you are well aware, we are preparing for a year that won’t look like any other at W&J. Many challenges lie ahead, and although we’re working …  

Important Changes to Fall Reopening Plans

August 6, 2020
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I am sure you are all aware that the last few weeks have seen a dramatic increase in the number of COVID-19 cases across the nation and in our region. In July alone…

W&J’s Commitment to Cleanliness

July 8, 2020
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W&J Commitment to Cleanliness

Response to July 7 ICE Policy Announcement

July 8, 2020
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The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Agency announced yesterday that it will issue a new policy to expel international students enrolled in online-only educational programs. Given this impending change in the Student Exchange and Visitors Program (SEVP) and ICE regulations, and out of concern for our international students’ well-being and educational continuity, Washington & …