A&S Newshttp://www.wm.edu/as/_rss/as_undergraduate_news.xmlArts & Sciences News RSSWed, 17 Feb 2010 09:32:00 -0500Cascade Servercreative@site.comThinking outside the pill box: a prescription for parkshttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/rxparks.phpThe Greater Williamsburg Area Park Prescriptions Program provides local healthcare providers with the tools and training to prescribe their patients time in local parks to promote physical and mental health.Fri, 13 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500How do you get into downtown Cell City? It’s kinda complicatedhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/cell-city.phpLizabeth Allison's lab studies nuclear transport — the biochemical processes that allow proteins to travel between the cell’s cytoplasm and the nucleus.Fri, 13 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500Thrash on Halloween: Embrace the chillshttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/thrash-halloween.phpTodd Thrash describes good chills, bad chills and the benefits of Halloween.Fri, 30 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400Lang stands tall in the saddlehttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/lang-18-dressage.phpKatie Lang '18 recently won two national championships in a U.S. dressage competition in North Carolina.Wed, 14 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400A life lesson learned in Tibethttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/tian-16-tibet.phpNaiwen Tian '16 spent three weeks in Tibet last summer on a Concord Traveling Scholarship. It wasn't quite what she expected.Tue, 20 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400WMSURE celebrates 5 years of research, communityhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/wmsure.phpThe program, which provides undergraduate students at William & Mary with mentoring and research opportunities, is marking its fifth anniversary this year.Tue, 13 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400iGEM Grand Prize: Try to grasp ‘the magnitude of what they have achieved’http://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/igem-winners.phpAn interdisciplinary team of William & Mary students have brought home one of the biggest prizes in synthetic biology, an honor that has been called the World Cup of Science.Wed, 30 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400Cellphones broaden business opportunities for Tanzanian womenhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/cellphones-tanzania.phpResearchers from W&M are part of an effort to provide cellphones to Tanzanian businesswomen.Mon, 28 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400William & Mary launches first common book for freshmenhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/common-book.phpThis summer, William & Mary sent out Oliver Sacks' "Island of the Colorblind," its first common book, which emphasizes the value of the liberal arts.Thu, 17 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400From a Small observatory: Horror. Beauty. Science.http://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/gunnarson-17-observatory.phpJacob Gunnarson '17 and another student, Alexandra Cramer '18, have been using the observatory to make photographs of the moon, planets and nebulae.Wed, 16 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400Intriguing internships: Classical archaeology at VMFAhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/mcculla-16-vmfa-internship.phpWilliam & Mary student Mary McCulla ’16 spent the summer interning at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Tue, 08 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400Research & teaching: Bonding pair in the hunt for new alkaloidshttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/scheerer-alkaloid.phpJonathan Scheerer, an associate professor of chemistry at William & Mary, studies alkaloids.Wed, 09 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400Student, professor honored for service to the communityhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/service-award.phpTwo members of the William & Mary community were recognized for their commitment to service during yesterday's Opening Convocation ceremony in the Wren Yard.Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400Intriguing internships: Laboratory guru at the Applied Research Centerhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/kincaid-17-arc.phpBen Kincaid '17 spent his summer as a lab aide in William & Mary’s Applied Research Center.Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400Intriguing internships: Poetry Foundation a perfect fit for one of W&M’s literatihttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/gillespie-16-internship.phpClaire Gillespie '16, an English major with a marketing minor, is a web intern for the Poetry Foundation.Thu, 13 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400The Banshees take to the field to rewrite the geological history of Virginiahttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/banshees.phpA group of William & Mary student geologists have been working to rewrite the geological history of a portion of central Virginia.Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0400Professor’s dance company seeks to entertain, inspire, challenge http://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/glenn-dance-company.phpAlumni, current students and local dance professionals are part of the Leah Glenn Dance Theatre.Fri, 10 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M's own Jill Ellis '88 coaches U.S. team to World Cup championshiphttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/ellis-88-coach.phpCarli Lloyd's three goals help give coach Jill Ellis' team its first title since 1999.Sun, 05 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0400U.S. News: W&M a top institution for undergraduate teachinghttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/2014-15-archive/undergrad-teaching.phpWilliam & Mary is one of the top universities for undergraduate teaching in the country, according to a ranking released by U.S. News and World Report today.Tue, 09 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400Back from a summer at the home of the Large Hadron Colliderhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/2014-15-archive/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 -0400