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Custom House, Home of Washington College’s Starr Center, to Undergo Renovations this Summer

Chestertown visitors and residents will see some changes happening at the Custom House at 101 South Water Street this summer, as the 18th-century building on the banks of the Chester River—the home of the Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience—undergoes renovation. Continue reading

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Washington College Board of Visitors and Governors Appoints Kurt M. Landgraf As President

The Washington College Board of Visitors and Governors today announced the appointment of Kurt M. Landgraf as the next President of the college. President-elect Landgraf, who was determined to be an exceptional and highly qualified candidate during the Board’s most recent national search in 2015, will begin his tenure July 1, 2017.
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Washington College Announces Resignation of President Sheila Bair

The Washington College Board of Visitors and Governors today announced the resignation of President Sheila Bair. Continue reading

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Two Innovative Scholarship Programs at Washington College Get $715,000 Boost

Washington College President Sheila Bair today announced an additional $715,000 that will support two of the school’s most innovative scholarship programs, Dam the Debt and George’s Brigade. Continue reading

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Washington College Graduates 292, Awards Top Faculty and Seniors

On the cool overcast morning of May 20, 2017 Washington College held their 234th Commencement ceremony. This year there were 292 in the graduating class. Continue reading

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Washington College announces $150 million comprehensive campaign, biggest in College’s history

Washington College has embarked upon the public phase of a $150 million comprehensive campaign, setting the highest fundraising goal in the institution’s 235-year-old history. Continue reading

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