• Carter’s War
    From a hilltop in New Mexico in July 1945, Robert Carter ’42 witnessed one of the most momentous events in history — the Trinity Test at Los Alamos. Recruited in 1943 for America’s top-secret effort to build the world’s first atomic bombs, the physics major helped to pave the way for the nuclear age.
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  • Faculty Focus: An American Historian
    Adam Goodheart, the director of the C.V. Starr Center at Washington College and a New York Times bestselling author, has been elected to the Society of American Historians.
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  • Get Your Business Pitch On!
    Students and local entrepreneurs will have a chance to pitch their ideas on the STRT1UP Road Show bus, which kicks off its annual Maryland tour on Sept. 10 in Martha Washington Square.
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  • Service On A National Scale
    Taylor Frey ’17 will be representing hundreds of thousands of high school and college-aged youth as Habitat for Humanity International’s new U.S. Council Youth Representative.
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  • Experiencing Ecuador
    Kevin Mackenzie ’18, an environmental studies and Hispanic studies major, spent three weeks this summer immersed in the native ecosystems and culture of Ecuador for an Environmental Field Course. This is Kevin’s experience, in his words.
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  • Here They Come!
    The Class of 2020—some 417 students representing one of the most diverse and academically strong freshmen classes ever enrolled at Washington College—arrives on campus this week.
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  • Damming Student Debt
    President Bair speaks with The Chronicle of Higher Education on college affordability
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  • Diving Deep with Special Forces
    As a battalion surgeon with the U.S. Army Special Forces, Ian May ’03 serves with—and provides medical care for—America’s most elite soldiers.
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