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A student signs up for a club as student organizations and clubs hosted tables at the Involvement Expo August 29, 2019 at Washington & Jefferson College.

Thriving Together: W&J Student Organizations Maintain Community Ties with Virtual Resources

Updated: April 28, 2020 | Tagged: , , ,

WASHINGTON, PA (April 28, 2020)-It’s easy to feel disconnected from our communities and routines during quarantine and social distancing. At Washington & Jefferson College (W&J), though, connection is always on the minds of our faculty, staff, and students, and this community goes the extra mile to take care of each other. Many of W&J’s student…

The women of Kappa Kappa Gamma pose in front of Old Main on W&J's campus.

Thriving Together: W&J’s Kappa Kappa Gamma Employs Virtual Philanthropy with Tik Tok for Glock 

Updated: April 22, 2020 | Tagged: , , , ,

WASHINGTON, PA (April 22, 2020)-While the COVID-19 Pandemic has disrupted many schedules and in-person gatherings, the women of Washington & Jefferson College’s chapter of Kappa Kappa Gamma have not let it stop one of their most valued traditions: giving back.   To continue the sorority’s philanthropy raising funds for The Glock Foundation, Kappa Kappa Gamma has launched a virtual competition they’ve dubbed Tik Tok…

Brianna McGowan stops on a hike to pose with a W&J flag.

A Team Atmosphere Leads Biochemistry Major to Internship Success

Updated: April 13, 2020 | Tagged: , , , ,

WASHINGTON, PA (April 13, 2020)-As a Washington & Jefferson College (W&J) student, Brianna McGowan has interviewed and shadowed doctors in Nebraska and California to learn about Medicaid through the Magellan Project, worked as an intern in a top national reproductive technologies and infertility treatment research lab, learned about immigration issues and interacted with border security…

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W&J Supports Local Businesses with Dine-Out Wednesdays

Updated: April 6, 2020 | Tagged: ,

WASHINGTON, PA (April 6, 2020)—COVID-19 may have prevented everyone from congregating at local restaurants, but it hasn’t stopped Washington & Jefferson College (W&J) students from enjoying food from their favorite local spots. While most students have gone to their family homes during this time of sheltering in place, the College is still housing a small…

CANCELLED: Celebración

Updated: March 28, 2020 | Tagged: ,

Join us on our annual event, Celebración where we will be having a guest speaker, entertainment, latinamerican cuisine, and DJ! RSVP here to gain food priority! Dress on your best quince wear. A.K.A like you trying to impress! Giving Visibility to the Latinx Community. A celebration of Folklorico, Latin American cuisine, good music, and recognition…

Student reading in Adirondack chairs on campus during the Creosote Affects photo shoot May 1, 2019 at Washington & Jefferson College.

35 Self-Care Tips For Thriving Together During Self-Quarantine 

Updated: March 27, 2020 | Tagged: , , ,

With so much going on in the world, and report after report about the COVID-19 outbreak playing on television and social media, it’s easy for anxiety to set in while you’re self-quarantining. Remember that it’s good to take time for yourself to give your brain a chance to process emotions and reset. To help you…

W&J Knit Wits Meeting

Updated: March 3, 2020 | Tagged:

The next W&J Knit Wits meeting, Tuesday March 3rd, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Hub’s fireplace, is going to be TINY LIZARD TUESDAY. The W&J Knit Wits will be raffling off a tiny bead lizard key-chain! All those who attend will have a chance to win! The raffle will be happening mid-meeting (6…

Sustainability Committee Meeting

Updated: March 3, 2020 | Tagged: ,

The Sustainability Committee is a group of community members dedicated to making the campus greener! It is volunteer-based, so all students, faculty, and staff are welcome to attend and share their ideas. We have a meeting on Tue. Mar. 3rd, feel free to just drop in, or email Cory Christenson (cchristenson@washjeff.edu) if you have questions.

Gratitude Gathering: Letters to Women

Updated: March 2, 2020 | Tagged:

Come celebrate Women’s History Month with us by sending letters of gratitude to the women in your lives, from March 2nd through March 4th at GnT’s.

Three W&J students pose at the Grand Canyon during a spring break trip.

W&J International Exchange Student Pens Book about her American College Experience

Updated: February 27, 2020 | Tagged: , , , ,

WASHINGTON, PA (Feb. 27, 2020)—The exchange student experience can be a challenging one, but Nayeong Kim excelled during her experience at Washington & Jefferson College (W&J)—so much so that she wrote the book about it. “The days I spent at W&J were very precious to me. It was new, sometimes challenging and meaningful…and all could…