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

Updated: December 2, 2021 | Tagged: , ,

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

W&J Junior Nick Bartel smiles in a suit.

W&J Junior testifies to state congressional commission about college campuses and voting districts

Updated: November 16, 2021 | Tagged: ,

Though voters cast their ballots just days ago, Junior Nickolas Bartel had them in mind back in August, when he spoke to Pennsylvania Congressional leaders about student election participation.  

Washington and Jefferson Junior Callie Barber conducting lab research.

Biochemistry Major Takes on Tumors with UPMC Internship

Updated: November 9, 2021 | Tagged: ,

W&J Junior Callie Barber thinks saving kids from cancer might be in the genes—literally.

Gabriella Lloyd

Clinic experience prepares W&J junior for medical career

Updated: July 14, 2021 | Tagged: ,

WASHINGTON, PA (July 14, 2021)—Gabriella Lloyd ’23 knows the value of a well-rounded view. It’s an approach she’s taken on her path to medical school, majoring in economics and Spanish at Washington & Jefferson College (W&J) as she completes the requirements of a pre-med track as part of her education journey. She’s also finding ways…

Holly Troesch holds a turtle behind the scenes of her Carnegie Science Center internship.

W&J Junior Gets Hands-On with Science Center Internship

Updated: July 14, 2021 | Tagged: ,

WASHINGTON, PA (July 14, 2021)-It’s a summer of discovery at the Carnegie Science Center for both Holly Troesch ’23 and the interactive learning museum’s patrons. The Washington & Jefferson College (W&J) biology and German double major is interning with the Animals and Habitats department at the Science Center and is responsible for the care and…

Sarah Byrne poses in front of Mount Rushmore.

W&J History Student Carves Future with Mount Rushmore Internship

Updated: June 28, 2021 | Tagged: , ,

WASHINGTON, PA (June 28, 2021)-Another President’s face is appearing this summer at Mount Rushmore-a W&J President, that is. History major Sarah Byrne ’22 secured a position at Mount Rushmore National Memorial in South Dakota as a Historical Interpretation Intern, a role she found through W&J’s career connection software, Handshake. Support from W&J’s Center for Professional…

Logan Marko

W&J Junior builds financial knowledge interning with construction company

Updated: June 21, 2021 | Tagged: ,

WASHINGTON, PA (June 21, 2021)-Logan Marko ’23 is creating a solid foundation for his future, one invoice at a time. The Washington & Jefferson College (W&J) accounting major and CIS minor is spending his summer internship with the finance team at Clark Construction Group, LLC, an opportunity he found through W&J’s Center for Professional Development…

Local college students eager for the return of post-pandemic internships

Updated: June 9, 2021 | Tagged: , ,

Internships were difficult for students to secure last year because of the pandemic, but businesses are again opening their doors to students wishing to gain experience in their fields of study.

Elisa Yazdani presents her work at a poster session.

W&J senior accepted to seven top biostatistics programs across nation

Updated: April 28, 2021 | Tagged: , , , , ,

WASHINGTON, PA (April 28, 2021)-Elisa Yazdani ’21 didn’t expect to be in this situation when she began her Washington & Jefferson College (W&J) experience. Elisa entered the College intending to become a physician but influenced by her chemistry and psychology double major and mathematics minor, she found a new passion for biostatistics. With multiple research…

Akansha Das

W&J freshman merges interest in feminism and health care, finds intern opportunities amidst global pandemic

Updated: March 25, 2021 | Tagged: , ,

WASHINGTON, PA (March 25, 2021)-Akansha Das ’24 had a non-traditional start to her college career. Like many students in the nation entering college in the fall of 2020, Akansha began her Washington & Jefferson College (W&J) experience as a remote learner, commencing her studies in her hometown of Grand Rapids, Michigan. She soon found herself…