A&S Newshttp://www.wm.edu/as/_rss/asnews.xmlArts & Sciences News RSSTue, 16 Feb 2010 13:19:25 -0500Cascade Servercreative@wm.eduDevil’s advocate ensures no one escapes island in annual Raft Debatehttp://www.wm.edu/as/news/raft-debate-2014-winner.phpDevil’s Advocate Andreas Stathopoulos narrowly out-argued representatives from the humanities, social sciences, and natural and computational sciences to win the annual Raft Debate, convincing a capacity crowd that none of the disciplines were worth saving. Wed, 08 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400Eric Han explores nationalism, identity in Yokohama's Chinatownhttp://www.wm.edu/as/news/han-yokohama.phpEric Han's new book chronicles how Chinese immigrants in Yokohama, Japan, found an enduring place in a mono-ethnic stateMon, 06 Oct 2014 12:00:00 -0400Fermilab puts NOvA online, with some help from William & Mary physicistshttp://www.wm.edu/as/news/fermilab-nova.phpIt’s called NOvA, and after nearly five years of construction, scientists are now using the two massive detectors—placed 500 miles apart—to study one of nature’s most elusive subatomic particles.Mon, 06 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400W&M alumnus creates Tang Professorship in economics http://www.wm.edu/as/news/tang-professorship.phpWilliam & Mary has received a $1 million commitment from alumnus and former Board of Visitors member Michael Tang ’76 to create a new professorship in the Department of Economics.Fri, 03 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400W&M Theatre to stage reading of alumna’s ‘The Sisters Grey’http://www.wm.edu/as/news/sisters-grey.phpPlaywright Lori Roper '96 will return to her alma mater to work with students and produce a staged reading of "The Sisters Grey."Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400Begala to students: 'Be active in self-government'http://www.wm.edu/as/news/begala-visits.phpDemocrat political strategist and CNN contributor Paul Begala visited William & Mary on Monday to share with students the importance of being engaged in government.Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400