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W&J Senior Goes Global with Study Abroad Trips

January 21, 2022
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WASHINGTON, PA (January 21, 2022) – Clara Sherwood ’22 is founding her professional future one country at a time. Sherwood – a triple major in music and conflict resolution, international studies, and Spanish – recently won the James G. Stemler Study Abroad Scholarship from the Alpha Lambda Delta (ALD) honor society. Sherwood used the scholarship …  

President Knapp Recognized as One of 200 Outstanding Alumni from the University of Wales Trinity Saint David

January 19, 2022

W&J College Receives “It’s on Us PA” Grant from Wolf Administration

December 20, 2021

Washington & Jefferson College is one of 34 higher education institutions in Pennsylvania awarded an It’s On Us PA grant by the Wolf Administration.

Spreading Success: Senior Biology Major Earns Pain Medicine Award for Infection Research

December 2, 2021
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WASHINGTON, PA (December 2, 2021)—For Alex Keith, a senior biology major at Washington & Jefferson College, success is apparently infectious. 

First-year Student Places Third in IGNITE Entrepreneurial Competition

November 30, 2021
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WASHINGTON, PA (November 30, 2021)—First-year student, Oliver Kilgore, has an electric business idea, and W&J’s IGNITE just gave it a big financial jolt.

Parker Laughlin ’21 earned CoSIDA Academic All-America® honors

August 10, 2021
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Grove City College senior Cody Gustafson and recent Washington & Jefferson College graduate Parker Laughlin earned 2020-21 Academic All-America® men’s track and field/cross country recognition Tuesday, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

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

August 4, 2021
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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.

Franciscan, Thiel, W&J claim ABCA Team Academic Excellence Award

July 30, 2021

The American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) recently announced the 2020-21 ABCA Team Academic Excellence Award honorees. The Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) was represented by the programs at Franciscan University (head coach Rick Carver), Thiel College (head coach Joe Schaly) and Washington & Jefferson College (head coach Jeff Mountain).

W&J Track and Field honored by USTFCCCA

July 30, 2021

A combined 12 Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) men’s and women’s track and field programs were recently honored by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) for outstanding success in the classroom.

Juniors Rosa Messersmith, Star Rosnick, and Clara Sherwood earn IWLCA academic honors

July 28, 2021
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Three Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) programs, along with 11 student-athletes representing four league schools, were recognized by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Tuesday afternoon for their work in the classroom.