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Pennsylvania Liberal Arts Colleges Form Consortium

Updated: July 2, 2014 | Tagged:

Ten liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania have received a grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to create the Pennsylvania Consortium for the Liberal Arts.

Senior Tyler Tenney Recognized with National Award for Excellence in the Study of French

Updated: May 2, 2014 | Tagged:

WASHINGTON, Pa. (May 2, 2014)—Washington & Jefferson College (W&J) senior Tyler Tenney, a 2010 graduate of Buchannon-Upshur High School in West Virginia, has received the 2014 American Association of Teachers of French (AATF) Outstanding Senior in French Award. Son of Mickey and Marilyn Tenney and valedictorian of his high school class, Tenney is a double…

W&J Making the Grade in Many National Publications

Updated: April 10, 2014 | Tagged:

WASHINGTON, PA (Feb. 10, 2014)—Washington & Jefferson College (W&J) continues making lists of best colleges and universities, according to a number of national publications.
W&J is ranked in the top 100, and 10th among Pennsylvania institutions, in U.S. News & World Report’s National Liberal Arts College Rankings. It…

W&J Honors Entrepreneurs of the Year at 27th Annual Entrepreneurial Leadership Dinner

Updated: April 10, 2014 | Tagged:

WASHINGTON, PA (Nov. 22, 2013)—Washington & Jefferson College (W&J) honored David A. Ross ’78, president and co-founder of Atlantic Realty Companies with more than 30 years of experience in the commercial real estate business, and Dennis Yablonsky, chief executive officer of the Allegheny Conference, as Entrepreneurs of the Year…

Four Promising Sophomores Honored with Annual Award

Updated: April 10, 2014 | Tagged:

WASHINGTON, Pa. (Dec. 5, 2013)—Four Washington & Jefferson College (W&J) students are recipients of the 2013 Rule, Hughes, Murphy Prize, given annually to a group of sophomores in recognition of their academic achievement, academic promise and leadership potential.
This year’s honorees are Nicholas Brownstead of Huntington, W.Va.; Courtney…

Alumni Receive College’s Highest Honors

Updated: April 10, 2014 | Tagged: ,

Congratulations to the 2013 recipients of three of Washington & Jefferson College's highest honors.
Alumni Award for Achievement: Richard B. Crosbie '65
Distinguished Service Award: Betsey Hurwitz-Schwab '74 and James Gismondi '72 (posthumously)
Outstanding Young Alumni Award: Hollis Zemany McLachlan '06

The Alumni Executive Council (AEC) annually chooses recipient […]