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Seven Finalists Named for George Washington Prize

08/24/2020

Washington College’s Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience has announced the finalists for the 2020 George Washington Prize.

  • Starr Center
  • George Washington Prize
  • history
  • 2020

WC Welcomes Next Generation of Board Leadership

07/20/2020

Two Washington College alumni have been tapped to serve on the Board of Visitors and Governors. L. Myrton Gaines ’78 and Peter Maller ’90 took up their duties July 1 as alumni representatives on the board.

  • Leadership
  • News
Sylvia Acevedo

Lead Like a Girl

07/01/2020

Marking the Women's Centennial, Washington College has invited Sylvia Acevedo, chief executive officer of the Girl Scouts, to deliver the 2020 Commencement address—virtually—on Oct. 17.

  • Math
Composting

Virtual Composting Workshop

05/15/2020

The ESFL joined the Eastern Shore Permaculture Institute for a demonstration of this essential skill in a zero waste lifestyle.

  • ESFL
Dr. Bill Schindler starts a fire with his bare hands

Video: How to Start a Fire...

02/27/2020

Dr. Bill Schindler demonstrates how to start a fire with your bare hands in the wilderness for Wired.

  • ESFL
RAFC

Big Boost for River and Field Campus

01/30/2020

Matched by a $1 million grant from landowner Harry Sears, the Maryland Department of Commerce grants $1 million to endow a director for the College’s River and Field Campus.

  • CES
Semans-Griswold Environmental Hall

Forge Campaign Breaks Records

12/17/2019

Washington College’s $150 million Forge a Legacy campaign meets a record goal ahead of schedule.

  • Advancement
  • Forge
  • Giving