A&S Newshttp://www.wm.edu/as/_rss/as_undergraduate_news.xmlArts & Sciences News RSSWed, 17 Feb 2010 09:32:00 -0500Cascade Servercreative@site.comMatthew Abel captures Beinecke Scholarshiphttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/abel-beinecke.phpThe award of $30,000 must be applied to defray the cost of graduate school.Tue, 14 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M student top debater in US, named speaker of the yearhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/murphy-15-debates.phpWilliam & Mary student Aaron Murphy '15 recently became the highest ranked parliamentary debater in the United States and has earned the American Parliamentary Debate Association title of Speaker of the Year.Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Comfortable with clay: W&M art student wins VMFA Fellowshiphttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/powell-16-vmfa.phpArt and biology student Zoë Powell '16 is one of 10 undergraduates to be awarded a Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship.Wed, 08 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M goes four-for-four in prestigious Goldwater Scholars awardshttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/goldwater-scholars.phpWilliam & Mary has logged an unusual "clean sweep" in a prestigious national scholarship program, with all four of the university's nominees winning Goldwater Scholarships. Mon, 06 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Ifill to students: 'expand the conversation'http://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/ifill-visits.phpNews anchor, journalist and author Gwen Ifill visited William & Mary earlier this week to engage with students, faculty and staff as the 2015 Hunter B. Andrews Distinguished Fellow in American Politics.Wed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M Bosnia Project: major award, new homehttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/bosnia-project.phpThe project captures the Best Practices in International Education Award for Student Philanthropy. The project will now be housed at ITPIRTue, 17 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M philosophy professors reflect on Descarteshttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/decartes.phpToday, March 31, marks the anniversary of Descartes' birth in 1596. William & Mary philosophy professors reflect on the man, his legacy and his relevancy.Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400A royal opportunityhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/grastara-17-nelson-16.phpThe Presidential Precinct offered two William & Mary in Washington students the chance to promote and handle social media for "Magna Carta 2015," which featured a visit from Prince Charles.Fri, 20 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M faculty and alumni to take part in Presidential Precinct global issues forumhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/magna-carta-forum.phpFour members of the W&M community will have key roles in a day-long global issues forum highlighted by a discussion with Britain's Prince Charles. Fri, 13 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400Boswell Symposium to focus on LGBTQA youthhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/boswell-symposium.phpThe second annual Boswell Symposium at William & Mary will focus on the issues and experiences of LGBTQA youth.Wed, 11 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400New African language course offers students a global perspectivehttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/teaching-wolof.phpVisiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology Ali Colleen Neff is teaching the AFST 306 class on basic Wolof, a language seen predominantly in the African countries of Senegal, Mauritania and Gambia.Fri, 06 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500W&M launches first art photography classhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/art-photography.phpFour senior Art & Art History students are getting a crash course in photography even as the program continues to develop.Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500Student choreographer takes W&M to church in 'Crowns'http://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/hopkins-15-crowns.phpKristin Hopkins '15 choreographed "Crowns."Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500Marge Lobeck '15 to receive Monroe Prizehttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/lobeck-15-monroe-prize.phpMarge Lobeck '15 will be awarded the 2015 James Monroe Prize in Civic Leadership for her work with organizations like Camp Kesem.Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500Bergan ’15 named Jefferson Prize winnerhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/bergan-15-jeffersonprize.phpWill Bergan ’15, a math and physics double major from Springfield, Virginia, is the 2015 recipient of William & Mary’s Thomas Jefferson Prize in Natural Philosophy, William & Mary's top honor for science and mathematics undergraduates.Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500Sinfonicron presents ‘Pirates of Penzance’ for 50th anniversaryhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/sinfonicron-pirates.phpThe Sinfonicron Light Opera Company is celebrating its 50th anniversary season.Fri, 16 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500Breaking Ebolahttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/flaherty-92-ebola.phpTraveling to Liberia this fall, public health advocate Patrick Flaherty ’92 marshalled his expertise and training to take on a deadly adversary – the Ebola virus.Tue, 13 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500Alice Perrin '15 selected for Jefferson Lab research assistantshiphttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/perrin-15-jlab.phpA physics undergraduate at William & Mary has been selected for a research assistantship at the U.S. Department of Energy's Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility, or Jefferson Lab.Fri, 09 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500Triathlete Langley tests herself against the worldhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/langley-triathlete.phpThe sophomore from Connecticut took off last semester to compete in World Championship races -- and held her own against more experienced competition.Thu, 08 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500Senator visits ITPIR and AidDatahttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/kaine-aiddata.phpThe U.S. senator met on Dec. 5 with faculty, staff and students to discuss their research initiatives.Tue, 09 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500