Campus Newshttp://www.wm.edu/news/rss/news.xmlCampus News RSSWed, 16 Jul 2008 10:47:53 -0400Cascade Servercreative@wm.eduScientific survey shows modest improvement in blue crab stockhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/scientific-survey-shows-modest-improvement-in-blue-crab-stock.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/crabs-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The Virginia Marine Resources Commission today released the 2015 blue crab winter dredge survey, which showed moderate improvement in the health of the stock, despite a cold winter that killed an inordinately large number of crabs.Mon, 27 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M joins 5 universities to advance coastal and marine sciencehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-joins-five-universities-to-advance-coastal-and-marine-science-for-va221.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/seagrant_thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William & Mary is one of six Virginia universities that has signed the Virginia Sea Grant charter.Mon, 27 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400William & Mary Board approves 2015-16 budgethttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/william--mary-board-approves-2015-16-budget.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/campus-buildings/wren/wren-thumb200.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The Board of Visitors approved the university’s 2015-16 budget Friday, moving forward the third year of the William & Mary Promise and continuing a four-year guaranteed tuition plan for in-state freshmen.Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M Board re-elects Todd A. Stottlemyer '85 rectorhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-board-re-elects-todd-a.-stottlemyer-85-rector123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/bov-changes-april/todd-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Stottlemyer, who was appointed to the Board in 2011, has served as rector since July 2013. H. Thomas Watkins III '74 was elected vice rector and Sue H. Gerdelman '76 was elected secretary.Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Preston at Tack: Americans once loved opera, on their own termshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/preston-at-tack-americans-once-loved-opera,-on-their-own-terms123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/tack-preston/tack-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Music Professor Katherine K. Preston presented the Tack Faculty Lecture this week, reminding of a time when opera was as American as apple pie – and Americans ate it up.Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Biodiversity promotes multitasking in ecosystemshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/biodiversity-promotes-multitasking-in-ecosystems123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/amphipods_thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> A new study of the complex interplay between organisms and their environment shows that biodiversity is even more important to the healthy functioning of ecosystems than previously thought.Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Muscarelle to present Haukohl collection of paintings, sculptureshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/muscarelle-to-present-haukohl-collection-of-paintings,-sculptures.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/exhibition-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> "Twilight of a Golden Age: Florentine Painting after the Renaissance" will open April 25.Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400In the media: Faculty inform the press http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/out-of-context-faculty-inform-the-media0071.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/faculty in the media/newmicrophones200.jpg" width="100px" alt="newmicrophones200.jpg" /></div> This recurring feature highlights faculty members from the College of William & Mary who are quoted in the national and international media.Thu, 23 Apr 2015 01:00:00 -0400W&M student wins first place for Virginia outdoor writinghttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-student-wins-first-place-for-virginia-outdoor-writing123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/peyton-smith-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Peyton 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 -0400Men's, women's tennis teams take CAA titleshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/mens,-womens-tennis-teams-take-caa-titles.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/tennis sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="tennis sqthumb.jpg" /></div> Both of William & Mary's tennis teams took titles home from the Colonial Athletic Association championship tournaments last weekend.Wed, 22 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Singer to receive 2015 Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Prizehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/singer-to-receive-2015-brigham-kanner-property-rights-prize.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/singer-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Joseph William Singer, Bussey Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, will receive the 2015 Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Prize.Wed, 22 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Duke winner Dudley delivers service with a smilehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/duke-winner-dudley-delivers-service-with-a-smile.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/dudley sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="dudley sqthumb.jpg" /></div> Diane Dudley, Music Library assistant, earns plaudits throughout campus for her devotion to meeting the needs and wants of her patrons.Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400President Monroe statue to be dedicated on William & Mary campushttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/president-monroe-statue-to-be-dedicated-on-william--mary-campus.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/monroe statue/monroe-thumb2.jpg" width="100px" alt="monroe-thumb2.jpg" /></div> A likeness of the fifth president of the United States joins other statuary artwork on the William & Mary campus.Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M student top debater in US, named speaker of the yearhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-student-top-debater-in-us,-named-speaker-of-the-year123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/murphy-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William & 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 -0400W&M among nation's top 'green' collegeshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-among-nations-top-green-colleges.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/other-campus-sights/sign_thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William & Mary has once again been counted among the top "green colleges" in the country, according to a report released today by The Princeton Review.Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400One Tribe One Day returns April 21http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/one-tribe-one-day-returns-april-21.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/otod-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The entire William & Mary community will band together on Tuesday, April 21, to celebrate One Tribe One Day — the second annual giving day for the university.Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Student neurodiversity group promotes understanding, acceptancehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/student-neurodiversity-group-promotes-understanding,-acceptance123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/neuro-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Sophomores Joel Carver and Haley Outlaw serve as co-chairs of the W&M Neurodiversity Student Group, a part of the university's neurodiversity initiative.Wed, 15 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Sheehi’s students launch Arab American Tribe blog at W&Mhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/sheehis-students-launch-arab-american-tribe-blog-at-wm123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/arab-american-tribe/sheehi-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Students in "Arabs in America/Arabs in America" use blog assignment to explore current events through lens of class materials.Wed, 15 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Matthew Abel captures Beinecke Scholarshiphttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/matthew-abel-captures-beinecke-scholarship.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/abel sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="abel sqthumb.jpg" /></div> The award of $30,000 must be applied to defray the cost of graduate school.Tue, 14 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400William & Mary names 2015 Plumeri Award recipientshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/william--mary-names-2015-plumeri-award-recipients123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/plumeri-newthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Twenty William & Mary professors are being honored this year with the university's prestigious Plumeri Award for Faculty Excellence.Mon, 13 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400