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Ignite Insights Speaker Series

Updated: November 16, 2022 | Tagged: , , , , ,

Join us at Ignite as we welcome the next speaker as part of our Ignite Insights Speaker Series. Visit https://wandj.co/3ObSZd6 to register today! All are welcome.

W&J junior John Rosario (J.R.) Mazza gaurds against Waynesburg opponent on basketball court.

Athlete brings basketball to business; gets personal in insurance internship

Updated: October 20, 2022 | Tagged: , , , , , ,

WASHINGTON, PA (October 20, 2022)—Unconvinced by claims to the contrary, W&J junior John Rosario (J.R.) Mazza is proving just how personal business can be. 

Students and employers talk in Rossin Ballroom during 2022 Career & Internship Fair.

Employers, alumni and students turn out for Career & Internship Fair

Updated: October 3, 2022 | Tagged: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

WASHINGTON, PA (October 3, 2022)—W&J Presidents of the past and present joined employers last month for W&J’s first-ever Career & Internship Fair.

Photo of Krissy Horissian '22 on the W&J campus.

First-Generation American Enjoys Presidential Success at W&J

Updated: June 21, 2022 | Tagged: , , , , ,

WASHINGTON, PA (June 21, 2022) – As a first-generation American, Krissy Horissian ‘22 encountered many challenges, but her dedication and perseverance led to her presidential success at W&J. Horissian, a communication arts major, came to W&J without the extended family support or the connections that many local college students have. “One of the most difficult…

Uncommon Bond between W&J’s Alumni Fosters Real Estate Company

Updated: December 6, 2021 | Tagged: , , ,

WASHINGTON, PA (December 6, 2021) – Washington & Jefferson College’s academic experience gave alum CJ Norman ’19 the foundation to start his career in real estate, but Norman credits another important aspect of the W&J experience for the recent success of his start-up real estate firm, Black Oak LLC: alumni mentorship and the strong bonds…

Oliver Kilgore, a first-year business student at Washington and Jefferson College, stands at matriculation.

First-year Student Places Third in IGNITE Entrepreneurial Competition

Updated: November 30, 2021 | Tagged: , ,

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.