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Fancy Dress: A cherished tradition

Emma Derr
March 28, 2017
Filed under Opinion

As the Washington and Lee website so elegantly states, Fancy Dress is one of the University’s oldest and most cherished traditions. The event was started in 1907 by the school librarian Anne Robertson White, otherwise known as “Miss Annie Jo.” W&L was still an all-male college at the time, and Fa...

Sold-out T-Pain concert rocks W&L community

Sold-out T-Pain concert rocks W&L community

Maya Lora
March 27, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

The General Activities Board hosted their annual Fancy Dress kick-off concert Thursday featuring the star from our middle school playlists: T-Pain. GAB is a student organization that brings quality musicians, comedians and other entertainment to Washington and Lee. The organization tries to ensure...

Fancy Dress theme revealed

Caroline Saltzman
March 7, 2016
Filed under Arts & Life

Washington and Lee’s Fancy Dress Steering Committee revealed this year’s Fancy Dress theme, “Party on the Moon,” at a reveal party Wednesday night. The 109th Fancy Dress Ball will be held on March 19 in W&L’s Warner Center. The Fancy Dress Ball is one of the oldest traditions at W&...

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