A&S Newshttp://www.wm.edu/as/_rss/as_undergraduate_news.xmlArts & Sciences News RSSWed, 17 Feb 2010 09:32:00 -0500Cascade Servercreative@site.comStudent choreographer takes W&M to church in 'Crowns'http://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/hopkins-15-crowns.phpKristin Hopkins '15 is thought to be the first student to have choreographed a main-stage W&M theatre production.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 -0500Finding community, self-discovery in black aestheticshttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/black-aesthetics.phpStudents in an Africana studies course this fall explored black expressive culture.Thu, 11 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500Jamie Quatro offers 12 tips for students and aspiring writershttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/quatro-tips.phpQuatro, who received her master’s degree in English from W&M in 1999, is the author of a decorated 2013 collection of short stories. She visited campus in late November courtesy of the Patrick Hayes Writers Series.Wed, 03 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500New course allows undergrads to explore issues in K-12 educationhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/issues-in-education.phpA new course offered this semester through the William & Mary School of Education and Arts & Sciences enabled undergraduates to learn how faculty members study complex educational issues.Thu, 04 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500Ten students in anthropology class win essay awardshttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/anthropology-essay-winners.phpTen students in Sasikumar Balasundaram’s Introduction to Cultural Anthropology class at William & Mary have won awards in an essay competition sponsored by the Center for a Public Anthropology.Tue, 02 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500A thousand years of environmental change in Polynesiahttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/polynesia-study.phpA William & Mary archaeologist has been studying 1,000 years of the islanders’ methods of coping with life amid some rapidly changing ecosystems atop geologically unstable islands.Thu, 13 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500Back to Biology - Homecoming 2014http://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/bio-homecoming2014.php“It’s all very fascinating to see what people are working on and see how that fits into my work.” - Harry Haverkos, father of Katie (neé Haverkos) Clark ’03. Wed, 05 Nov 2014 16:00:00 -0500Brock McGuire brings sound, feel of Irish music to W&Mhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/brock-mcguire.phpThe Brock McGuire Band met with classes, hosted a master class with the Appalachian Music Ensemble and performed in Williamsburg Regional Library as part of the W&M Department of Music's Ewell Concert Series.Fri, 14 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500Back from a summer at the home of the Large Hadron Colliderhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/lhc-summer.phpOut of the 15 undergraduates chosen to participate from the United States, two—Hyneman and Bergan—hail from William & Mary's very own physics department.Thu, 09 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400W&M debate team No. 1 among public universities in the U.S.http://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/debate-team-wins.phpAaron Murphy ’15 and Jerusalem Demsas ’17 took first place at the Harvard debate tournament, Oct. 10-11, beating varsity teams from 43 universities across the country.Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400Breaking Ground Exhibition, Homecoming 2014http://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/breaking-ground.phpOn this 175th anniversary of the invention of photography, excitement and anticipation are stirring in the Department of Art & Art History at the College of William & Mary as we prepare to break ground on a new photography program, the first in the College's long history.Wed, 01 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400Devil’s advocate ensures no one escapes island in annual Raft Debatehttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/raft-debate-2014-winner.phpDevil’s Advocate Andreas Stathopoulos narrowly out-argued representatives from the humanities, social sciences, and natural and computational sciences to win the annual Raft Debate, convincing a capacity crowd that none of the disciplines were worth saving. Wed, 08 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400W&M Theatre to stage reading of alumna’s ‘The Sisters Grey’http://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/sisters-grey.phpPlaywright Lori Roper '96 will return to her alma mater to work with students and produce a staged reading of "The Sisters Grey."Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400