• The Nature of Learning

    Meet the people who make up this extraordinary community on the shores of the Chesapeake, where history is still in the making. Your revolution starts here.


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    Making the Most of Taking Her Time
    Gabrielle James ’13 has never stopped exploring since graduating from Washington College, but she’s finally slowed down enough to take the next step in her goal of becoming a pediatric neurosurgeon—starting medical school.
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    Welcome to the Family!
    President Sheila Bair welcomed first-year students and their families at a President’s Reception, and peer mentors, athletes and other upperclassmen helped the freshmen move in.
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  • After a year abroad at WC, Aldo Ponterosso ’16 is finishing up his time in America with an internship in Washington D.C. that is helping him better define his future.
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    Cuz We’re Happy!
    Princeton Review’s latest Best Colleges survey ranks Washington College students among the nation’s happiest.
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    Bringing Back the Bobwhite Quail
    WC’s Center for Environment & Society is partnering with the Chester River Association to add bobwhite buffers and wetlands on private farmlands in Kent and Queen Anne’s counties.
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    A View from Mount Vernon

    His summer fellowship at George Washington’s Mount Vernon has given Ian Culcasi an in-depth and intimate view of the world of the nation’s first president.


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    On the Beach
    Through her internship with NOAA, Anna Windle is researching and protecting the nests of loggerhead sea turtles and working every day in the natural beauty of a remarkable estuary.
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