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The latest news from the Office of College Advancement

  • March 10
    Each year, Washington College students devote a day to campus beautification in appreciation of Eugene B. Casey and Betty Casey ’47 for their generous support of our institution.
  • December 28

    Beginning in February, the former fundraising chief of The Peabody Institute at Johns Hopkins University will lead the Washington College advancement team.

  • October 16
    Two alumni - a family friend and a high school teacher - both recommended Washington College to Parker. From the first time he stepped on campus, Parker was sure WC was the place for him.
  • July 28
    Washington College alumnus Tommy Vach became a hero when he saved a father and daughter from a rip current in Nantucket while on vacation.
  • February 24

    In honor of his late mother, Dr. Carol C. Culp, Board of Visitors and Governors Chairman Larry Culp is supporting the Department of Psychology chair with an endowment of $2 million.

  • November 30
    Read these inspiring stories of #WCGrateful students. Without donors like you, these students wouldn’t have been able to attend Washington College.
  • October 2
    At President Bair’s September 26th Inauguration, she outlined the priorities for her presidency. Focused on lowering student loan debt and increasing accessibility for students of all backgrounds, she introduced two new initiatives that she plans to get started on immediately, George’s Brigade and Dam the Debt.
  • July 22
    George T. Cromwell ’53, a real estate developer from Anne Arundel County who was one of Washington College’s most loyal and generous alumni, died of cardiac arrest July 16, 2015, one day after his 85th birthday. At the time of his death, he was a resident of Rock of Ages assisted living facility in Rock Hall, Maryland. 
  • January 20

    A generous gift and matching state grant will create a $2 million endowment for the new chief of entrepreneurial science at Washington College’s Center for Environment & Society. 

  • November 16
    A recipient of the Vincent Hynson Scholarship, Patrick Lindsay ’19 works hard every day to honor the legacy of Vincent Hynson at Washington College. Below, he answers a few questions about why his scholarship is so important.
  • August 31
    A new teak bench on Cater Walk and a found-metal sculpture of an osprey returning to the nest now enhance the campus landscape in appreciation of Jay Griswold’s service as interim president.
  • June 25
    Steve Attias ’90, former SGA president and Psychology Major, has given for 26 consecutive years to Washington College.