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Class of 2021 Graduate Credits Liberal Arts for Professional Readiness

Updated: December 13, 2021 | Tagged: , , ,

WASHINGTON, PA (December 13, 2021) – Adriana Rodriguez-Ruiz’s career path was founded at W&J, and she credits the College’s strong liberal arts curriculum for connecting her varying interests and helping her launch a career she loves. For Rodriguez-Ruiz, a proud first-generation 2021 graduate of the Washington & Jefferson College, the liberal arts philosophy bridged her interests in public policy, environmental studies, social justice, and diverse…

Photo showcasing the College's newest academic building, the Swanson Science Center.

Joint Programs with Chatham, WVU Present New Opportunities for W&J Students

Updated: December 10, 2021 | Tagged: , , , ,

WASHINGTON, PA (December 10, 2021) – Washington & Jefferson College is excited to announce two new joint programs: a Master of Athletic Training (MAT) Program with Chatham University, and a Master of Science Program in Economics with West Virginia University. Both options present students with new and valuable opportunities to build their career foundations at…

Visiting Writer: Caitlin Doyle

Updated: September 22, 2021 | Tagged: , ,

Join the English Department for a reading of Caitlin Doyle’s work! Caitlin Doyle’s writing has appeared in The Atlantic, The Guardian, Best New Poets, the PBS NewsHour Online Poetry Series, and elsewhere. She has received awards, scholarships, and fellowships through the Yaddo Colony, the MacDowell Colony, and the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, among others. She earned a PhD from the…

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Washington & Jefferson College Receives National Best College Recognitions for 2022

Updated: September 16, 2021 | Tagged: , , ,

U.S. News & World Report has named Washington & Jefferson College to its list of the top 100 National Liberal Arts Colleges for 2022.

Teaching 9/11: A Historical Event and a Lived Experience for Today’s Students

Updated: September 10, 2021 | Tagged: ,

September 11, 2001 is both a historical event and a lived experience for today’s college students.

Grades Due, 5 pm (Summer II)

Updated: August 11, 2021 | Tagged:

Summer II Term Ends

Updated: August 6, 2021 | Tagged:

Anna Higgins Wins 2021 UWSP Clarinet Call for Scores

Updated: August 4, 2021 | Tagged:

Congratulations to music major Anna Higgins whose clarinet composition has been nationally selected for performance from the 2021 Call for Scores: Solo Clarinet Compositions! Anna’s composition centers around the importance of musical storytelling in healing the political turmoil, social disconnect, and isolation caused by the pandemic. Her work will premiere in the forthcoming year at…

Ben Peticca ’21 named to Academic All-America At-Large Team

Updated: August 4, 2021 | Tagged: , , , ,

Recent Washington & Jefferson College graduate Ben Peticca capped his collegiate career in style Wednesday when he was named a 2020-21 Academic All-America® Division III At-Large honoree, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America. CoSIDA annually recognizes the nation’s top student-athletes for their combined performances on the field and in the classroom.