A&S Newshttps://www.wm.edu/as/_rss/as_undergraduate_news.xmlArts & Sciences News RSSWed, 17 Feb 2010 09:32:00 -0500Cascade Servercreative@site.comCOLL 300: Laxmi Narayan Tripathihttps://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/Z-DELETE_THIS/news/coll-300-tripathi.php"Me Hijra, Me Laxmi: Trans Activism and Performance"Thu, 07 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400W&M commemorates 50 years of black students with events, performanceshttps://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/Z-DELETE_THIS/news/50-commemoration.phpThe 2017-2018 school year marks the 50th anniversary of the first African-American residential students admitted to William & Mary. The university honors them and William & Mary’s entire African-American community this year through “Building on the Legacy,” a series of special events, guest speakers and performances.Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Patrick Christian '17 Presents Research at Europhosphatase 2017https://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/Z-DELETE_THIS/news/christian-17.phpThis summer, with their travel supported by the Arts & Sciences Annual Fund, Patrick accompanied Professor Hinton to the high-level conference Europhosphatase 2017, in Paris. There he was the only undergraduate student presenting at one of the two poster sessions.Thu, 24 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400W&M’s newest students: by the numbershttps://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/Z-DELETE_THIS/news/new-students.phpGet to know W&M's newest undergraduate and graduate students.Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400Why is there anything? A big question requires a big experimenthttps://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/Z-DELETE_THIS/news/lbnf-dune1.phpFermilab scheduled a July 21 groundbreaking ceremony a mile underground near Lead, South Dakota, the site of Long-Baseline Neutrino Facility (LBNF), which will house the Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment (DUNE). William & Mary is a member of the LBNF-DUNE collaboration.Mon, 24 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400Video feature: W&M geology in Norwayhttps://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/Z-DELETE_THIS/news/geology-norway.phpGeology professors Christopher Bailey and Nicolas Balascio melded a class field trip with an NSF-funded research project above the Arctic Circle in Norway.Thu, 17 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400Colonial Williamsburg signs lease with William & Mary to operate Kimball Theatrehttps://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/Z-DELETE_THIS/news/kimball.phpThe Colonial Williamsburg Foundation has signed a three-and-a-half-year lease agreement with William & Mary to operate the Kimball Theatre in Merchants Square.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400Never mind whirled peas — visualize Virginia’s food-access issueshttps://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/Z-DELETE_THIS/news/mapping-hunger.phpThe Virginia Food Access Network's story maps and interactive maps were developed on the Esri ArcGIS online platform at William & Mary’s Center for Geospatial Analysis. Thu, 06 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400Hosts’ warm embrace makes choirs’ trip to South Africa uniquehttps://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/Z-DELETE_THIS/news/choir-south-africa.phpWilliam & Mary singers started off in their usual formal performance mode. But by the end of their summer trip to South Africa, the W&M Choir and Botetourt Chamber Singers had warmed up to a very different way of experiencing music.Wed, 12 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400Students explore computer music with new Music Library synthesizershttps://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/Z-DELETE_THIS/news/library-synthesizers.phpStudents experimented with various synthesizers available in the Music Library as part of Christopher DeLaurenti’s summer Introduction to Computer Music and Electroacoustics class.Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400Interns double up on Shakespeare to gain valuable experiencehttps://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/Z-DELETE_THIS/news/shakespeare-interns.phpJoey Ernest ’17 and Cosmo Cothran-Bray ’20 are serving as interns with the Young Shakespeare Camps while playing roles in "Hamlet" this summer in a co-production by the Theatre for Humanity of New York and the Virginia Shakespeare Festival.Thu, 29 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400Jefferson Wise '21 named Beales Scholarhttps://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/Z-DELETE_THIS/news/wise-21-beales-scholar.phpJefferson Wise, a recent graduate of Buckingham County High School in Buckingham, Virginia, is the recipient of the Harriett Pittard Beales Scholarship at William & Mary for the academic year 2017-2018.Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400Haskins joins Dickter to lead WMSUREhttps://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/Z-DELETE_THIS/news/haskins-wmsure.phpNatoya Haskins will become co-director of the William & Mary Undergraduate Research Experience program in July.Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400What if we told you that you have been doing organic chemistry all semester?https://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/Z-DELETE_THIS/news/color.phpElizabeth Harbron and Kristin Wustholz both are color specialists in William & Mary’s Department of Chemistry, so it’s natural that they would collaborate to produce a new course they’ve titled Color, Light, & Chemistry.Mon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Student essay offers keen look at Chinahttps://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/Z-DELETE_THIS/news/inrl-brooks-article.phpThe top prize for the best article published in "The Monitor," the College of William and Mary's highly regarded journal of international relations was awarded to the same student, by two separate selection bodies in a double-blind procedure.Wed, 10 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400A student takes the lead in increasing diversity in study abroadhttps://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/Z-DELETE_THIS/news/study-abroad-diversity.phpThe Global Education Office has been trying to increase the number and diversity of students studying abroad.Wed, 24 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Arts Quarter taking shape as architect is announced for Muscarelle expansionhttps://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/Z-DELETE_THIS/news/arts-quarter.phpNext steps are taking shape for the new Arts Quarter at William & Mary.Thu, 18 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Two W&M students awarded Udall Scholarships https://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/Z-DELETE_THIS/news/udall-scholarships.phpThe scholarships are awarded to sophomores and juniors nationwide who are committed to careers in the environment, Native health care or Tribal public policy.Thu, 18 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Kevin Kay ’17 fast-tracked to become virtuoso composerhttps://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/Z-DELETE_THIS/news/kay-17-composer.phpKevin Kay ’17 couldn’t decide which part of his double major of music and physics he would pursue after graduating from William & Mary, until the answer was made perfectly clear.Wed, 10 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Latest round of Green Fee grants announcedhttps://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/Z-DELETE_THIS/news/sustainability-grants.phpA total of $97,776 has been dedicated to sustainability projects around campus. 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