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W&J Offers Opportunity to Transfer Students to Become Presidents

April 10, 2014
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WASHINGTON, PA (August 7, 2013)—When John Watts ’13 was looking to transfer, his “checklist” for choosing a new college was simple.
John was “looking for the challenge of a rigorous academic program" that would prepare him for his future.  W&J exceeded his expectations as…

Washington & Jefferson College Welcomes Class of 2017

April 10, 2014
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WASHINGTON, Pa. (Aug. 30, 2013)—Incoming new students, including freshmen, international exchange students and transfers, officially became part of the W&J campus community this afternoon at the annual Matriculation ceremony.
New students were welcomed by Alton Newell, W&J’s vice president for enrollment. Students introduced themselves, signed the mission…

Summer Programs Provide First-Year Students with Head Start

April 10, 2014
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WASHINGTON, Pa. (August 1, 2013)—Two Washington & Jefferson College (W&J) initiatives—the First-Year Summer Outdoor Experience and the Leadership and Service Institute—reach incoming first-year students each summer, helping to prepare them for a successful transition to college.
“With any first-year student, there is a…

Grandson of 1924 Graduate Donates Scrapbook of Rose Bowl Memories

April 10, 2014
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WASHINGTON, Pa. (August 7, 2013)—Nearly a century after his grandfather, 1924 Washington & Jefferson College (W&J) graduate Alfred J. Crook, helped lead the President’s football team to the Rose Bowl, Columbus, Ohio, resident Neal O’Brien has brought that history back to W&J.
O’Brien…

Juniors Present Summer Experience at International Conference

April 10, 2014
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WASHINGTON, Pa. (August 16, 2013)—Washington & Jefferson College (W&J) juniors Joseline Cortez and Dan Walters recently presented their research at the inaugural International Conference on the Arts and Humanities: “Bridges across Cultures” in Perugia, Italy. Both students’ participation was sponsored by W&J’s Magellan Project
The conference provided an […]…

Two Recent Graduates Head to Hong Kong to Teach

April 10, 2014
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WASHINGTON, Pa. (September 4, 2013)—Two years after Savannah Sprowls and Molly Anthony first met on an Intersession trip to China, the 2013 Washington & Jefferson College (W&J) graduates are in Hong Kong, working together as English tutors in the Center for English and Additional Languages at Lingnan University. Sprowls and Anthony…

W&J Introduces Mobile App

April 10, 2014
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WASHINGTON, PA (September 6, 2013)—Washington & Jefferson College has introduced Ellucian GO, a new application for mobile devices designed to provide students with access to important information.
For Android, Apple, or Kindle Fire mobile devices, Ellucian GO allows users to, among other things:
• Access grades, course schedules and College phone numbers;
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W&J to Co-Host Financial Seminar on Small and Start-Up Business Funding

April 10, 2014
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Fraternity Brother Auction to Raise Money for Charity

April 10, 2014
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WASHINGTON, Pa. (September 11, 2013)—Want to help raise money for a couple of nonprofit organizations that make an impact in the local community?
Buy a Phi Psi!
The Washington & Jefferson College (W&J) chapter of the fraternity is hosting its second annual “Buy a Phi Psi” brother auction, to…

CIS Professor’s Photography on Display in Philadelphia Gallery

April 10, 2014
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WASHINGTON, Pa. (October 8, 2013)—Desert Textures, a collection of art by award-winning photographer Samuel Fee, associate professor of computing and information studies at Washington & Jefferson College, is on display through the month of October at the Holy Family University Art Gallery in Philadelphia.
Through imagery of landscapes from the American West, Fee…