The 2016 Athletic Department Awards, held on May 17th at Lee Chapel, paid tribute to W&L’s exceptional student-athletes. Senior tennis player, Michael Holt, was the male recipient of the William D. McHenry Scholar-Athlete of the Year Award. Click on the link to learn more about Michael’s achievements and about the other honorees…
Sophomore computer science major Azmain Amin ’17’s entrepreneurial idea for better grocery bags, called PolyGreen Bags, is featured on the W&L home page. Amin’s idea won first place in W&L’s Social Entrepreneurship Summit. You make us proud, Amin!
WACO, Texas – The American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) announced its 2013 Division III Coaches All-America team on Monday morning and Washington and Lee senior offensive lineman Connor Hollenbeck (Alpharetta, Ga./Alpharetta) was among those honored. A Computer Science major and 2014 graduate of Washington and Lee University. Read the complete story here
In addition to the first “All-American Honors” Hollenbeck adds yet another All-America Citation Read more here
Congratulations to all our Computer Science majors and minors for their outstanding work and efforts this academic year. Graduate majors: Alexander K. Baca, Connor A. Hollenbeck, Jin Huang, Patrick J. Jennings, Garrett Koller, Colin M. Mohnacs, Jean P. Mugabe, Anton D. Reed, Suraj Bajracharya, Andrew E. Kimberly, Richard J. Marmorstein and graduate minors: William M. Peaseley.
The following students have won, since the last commencement, fellowships in national or international competitions which underwrite their continuing academic endeavors.
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships– (three years of funding in support of graduate study): Camille Morgan Cobb ‘12
Venture for American Fellowship (two years of work and mentoring as an entrepreneur with American start-up companies): Alexander Kairo Anderson Baca ‘14
SCHOLARSHIPS, AWARDS, AND PRIZES
Computer Science: The Computer Science Department Award: Richard J. Marmorstein
The Kim Family Prize in Economics: Richard J. Marmorstein
Johnson Scholars: Garrett Heath Koller
Mathematics Department: The Taylor Scholarship in Mathematics:Onyebuchi Ekenta
Student Affairs: The Douglas C. Halstead Memorial Scholarship: Jok Genga Asiyo
The Ring Tum Phi Awards: Anton D. Reed
Team Awards: Leigh Williams Memorial Award: Andrew E. Kimberly
Football: Dan Ray Justice Memorial Football Award:Connor Hollenbeck