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Pat Benic ’70 was a photojournalist at the Capitol last Wednesday

January 12, 2021
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After snapping photos in the chamber of the U.S. House of Representatives last Wednesday, Pat Benic retired to the press room in the Capitol building, where he and his colleagues were engaged in routine tasks or pondering their lunch options.

Washington Area Business Incubator recipient of EQT Foundation Grant

January 12, 2021
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The EQT Foundation (Foundation) today announced their 2020 giving total of more than $3.5 million to various programs and organizations throughout the footprint of southwestern Pennsylvania, northern West Virginia, and eastern Ohio.

W&J Professors Facilitate 21-Day Racial Equity Challenge

January 11, 2021
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Jason Hazlewood ’01 is Reed Smith’s new Pittsburgh office managing partner

January 11, 2021
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Jason Hazlewood succeeds Ron Francis as managing partner of Reed Smith’s downtown Pittsburgh office.

Universities prepare to start spring semesters

January 11, 2021
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While local higher learning institutions have planned later starts and fewer days off during the spring semester, all plan to bring students back to campus.

John Unice ’65 overcame hurdles on and off court

January 10, 2021
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John Unice, an enthusiastic, “get-after” it type of basketball player at Uniontown High School and Washington & Jefferson College and then later successful coach at Washington and McKeesport high schools and W&J, had amyloidosis – a rare and serious protein disorder with a bleak survival rate.

Higher ed leaders condemn riot at U.S. Capitol

January 7, 2021
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College and university leaders across the country responded to the violent chaos at the U.S. Capitol Wednesday using unusually strong terms for higher education leaders.

Amy Mercante ’91 named global business director for Teslin Substrate Products, PPG

January 6, 2021
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L&NW recently had the chance to speak to Amy Mercante, who has spent nearly 30 years with the company and has been named the global business director, Teslin Substrate Products. She provides insight on the company’s latest offerings for the label and packaging space, as well as her role within the organization.

Corporate diligence topic of W&J energy webinar

January 5, 2021
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Corporate responsibility in the natural gas industry will be the theme of the next virtual webinar presented by Washington & Jefferson College’s Center for Energy Policy and Management.

John Snook ’00 named NABH Director of Government Relations & Strategic Initiatives

January 4, 2021
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John Snook will join the National Association for Behavioral Healthcare (NABH) as director of government relations and strategic initiatives, effective Jan. 18.