A&S Newshttp://www.wm.edu/as/_rss/as_undergraduate_news.xmlArts & Sciences News RSSWed, 17 Feb 2010 09:32:00 -0500Cascade Servercreative@site.comW&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 -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 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. 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