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 students confront global complexity at U.S.-Mexico borderhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/students-border.phpTwo professors and nine undergraduate students immersed themselves in field research at the United States-Mexico border, bringing global lessons back to campus and the Williamsburg community.Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Commencement awardshttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/commencement-awards.phpThe following awards were presented during Commencement ceremonies on May 16, 2015.Mon, 18 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M celebrates more than 2,500 new graduateshttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/2015-commencement.phpFormer U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, Chancellor Robert Gates and President Taylor Reveley extol them to devote at least part of their lives to service.Sat, 16 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Two sophomores awarded NOAA Hollings scholarshipshttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/hollings-scholarships.phpTwo William & Mary sophomores were awarded the Hollings Scholarship, one of the programs offered by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.Wed, 13 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Making music together: W&M, Temple students host harpsichord master classhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/harpsichord-masterclass.phpThe sounds of the 18th century filled the Wren Chapel last week as a group of graduate students from Temple University joined with William & Mary students for a harpsichord master class.Tue, 05 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400FACES highlights the stories of Asian Americans at W&Mhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/faces.phpThe social media campaign sought to share the many stories and experiences of Asian American students at William & Mary.Thu, 07 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Mapping recoveryhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/nepal-mapping.phpWilliam & Mary students participate in crowdsource mapping to provide data to the relief effort underway following a devastating earthquake in Nepal. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Oh, Danny Boy: Choir to perform student’s original arrangementhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/larose-16-dannyboy.phpRobert LaRose '16 recently created his own arrangement of the beloved tune.Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400'Premeditated Perfection': Staged reading, discussion of student's play Sundayhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/higgins-15-play.phpThe reading will be followed by a discussion moderated by a representative from Bring Change 2 Mind, a nonprofit organization started by W&M alumna Glenn Close '74 to combat stigma and discrimination around mental illness.Fri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M student wins first place for Virginia outdoor writinghttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/peyton-16-award.phpPeyton Smith '16 recently took top honors for her essay 'Heron's Hymn' in the Virginia Outdoor Writers Association competition.Wed, 22 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Matthew 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 -0400