A&S Newshttp://www.wm.edu/as/_rss/as_undergraduate_news.xmlArts & Sciences News RSSWed, 17 Feb 2010 09:32:00 -0500Cascade Servercreative@site.comLemon Project symposium to focus on black revolutionary thoughthttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/lemon-symposium.phpThe two-day event, planned for March 17-18, will feature a keynote address by Lester Spence, associate professor of political science and Africana studies at Johns Hopkins University.Mon, 13 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Campus COLL 300 Presentation: "African Jamaican Disruptions and Routes to Freedom"http://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/coll-300-brodber.phpJamaican scholar Erna Brodber and Black Atlantic scholar Catherine John-Camara give the second of three campus COLL 300 presentations scheduled for Spring 2017 on Wednesday, March 15, 2017; 5 pm.Wed, 15 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400TribeHacks, the 32-hour coding marathon, returns to William & Maryhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/2017-tribe-hacks.phpTribeHacks, William & Mary’s annual student-run coding marathon, will move back to Swem Library, the venue of the very first event.Wed, 08 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500In Swem Library, students don’t just read books; they create themhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/dudik-bookmaking.phpNew class by Eliot Dudik, visiting assistant professor of photography, teaches students the art of bookmakingTue, 07 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500Student’s choreography of ‘Trinity’ explores the complexities of relationshipshttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/weldon-18-choreography.phpKayla Weldon ’18 will showcase her choreography of "Trinity" when fellow dance students perform it at a dance conference in March. Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Camber: Good for roads, but what about road runners?http://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/camber-runners.phpKinesiology and Health Sciences major Erin Heald '18 and a team of researchers are investigating the impact cambering could have on injuries to runners.Wed, 01 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500'Sarajevo Roses' blossoms in U.S. debut at W&Mhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/sarajevo-roses.phpThe documentary film on the Bosnian War, was shown first at the university on Feb. 21, in part in response to W&M's 20-year-old Bosnia Project. It will continue being shown at other American colleges and universities.Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Moving pictureshttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/smallwood-88-netflix.phpCaitlin Lewis Smallwood ’88 directs a team of around 50 data scientists, engineers and mathematicians at Netflix in Los Gatos, California.Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Theatre professor explores struggles of Pakistani transgender communities in playhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/teesri-dhun.phpAfter years-long research on the lives, struggles and performance culture of Pakistani “female spirited” transgender communities, known as hijras, Professor Claire Pamment is exploring spaces beyond the gender binary through theatre.Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Cool plants & citizen science: Walsingham students visit the greenhousehttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/greenhouse-walsingham.phpStudents from the Walsingham Academy recently visited the new greenhouse atop William & Mary’s Integrated Science Center and taking on the role of citizen-scientists.Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Lived experiences at the heart of new conversation serieshttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/justice.phpThe Daily Work of Justice series aims to explore social justice issues by having people share their lived experiencesTue, 07 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500New native studies minor program knits together natural connectionshttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/native-studies.phpA new minor in native studies officially began with the opening of the spring semester.Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Botticelli exhibit at Muscarelle Museum of Art will anchor spring arts offerings at W&Mhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/botticelli-exhibit-coming.phpThe new semester brings with it a vast array of opportunities for people to enjoy the arts at William & Mary.Tue, 24 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Undergrad research discoveries: Cookie Monster larvae and speck-sized cannibalshttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/undergrad-bio-research.phpAnna Klompen ’17 and Karina Brocco French ’16 made significant discoveries in Jonathan Allen’s lab in William & Mary’s Department of Biology. Thu, 02 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Creativity rewarded: Jenkins Scholarships announcedhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/jenkins-scholarship.phpThree members of the Class of 2017 receive $3,000 apiece for their work in creative non-fiction, poetry and fiction.Tue, 24 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Ben Zhang ’17 to receive Jefferson Prize in Natural Philosophyhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/zhang-17-jeff-prize.phpHe’s a Latinist, a chemist, a translator of art history texts and a leading light of Humans of William & Mary. Meet Ben Zhang ’17, this year’s winner of the Jefferson Prize in Natural Philosophy.Mon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500From bees to LEDs, grants support sustainability projects across W&Mhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/2017-green-fee-grants.phpThe William & Mary Committee on Sustainability this fall awarded more than $50,000 in funding to faculty, students and staff for sustainability projects on campus and in the local community through Green Fee grants.Fri, 06 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Announcing the 2017 W&M Global Film Festivalhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/2017-film-fest.phpThe 10th anniversary festival runs Feb. 23-26 and will feature five films never before shown in Virginia and an array of special guests.Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500Recent Beckman Scholar Now Pursuing Joint M.D./Ph.D.http://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/students/beckman_scholar.php"I want to be directly responsible for translating basic science into clinical science," says Michael Harper '09, a Beckman Scholar.Mon, 14 Sep 2009 01:00:00 -0400