Campus Newshttp://www.wm.edu/news/rss/news.xmlCampus News RSSWed, 16 Jul 2008 10:47:53 -0400Cascade Servercreative@wm.eduWilliam & Mary Hall renamed Kaplan Arena in honor of Jane Thompson Kaplan '56 and Jim Kaplan '57http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/william--mary-hall-renamed-kaplan-arena-in-honor-of-jane-thompson-kaplan-56-and-jim-kaplan-57.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/basketball_thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="basketball_thumb.jpg" /></div> William & Mary Hall — home to hundreds of Tribe sporting events, concerts and ceremonies every year — is taking the name of two of the most generous benefactors of the university, Jane Thompson Kaplan '56 and Jim Kaplan '57.Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400BOV hears progress on engineering & design program initiativehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/bov-hears-progress-on-engineering--design-program-initiative.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/eng-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="eng-thumb.jpg" /></div> Vice Provost for Research Dennis Manos and two faculty members updated William & Mary’s Board of Visitors on progress on its initiative in engineering and design.Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Integrated Science Center: Phase 3 set to stunhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/integrated-science-center-phase-3-set-to-stun.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/isc3-thumb1.jpg" width="100px" alt="isc3-thumb.jpg" /></div> ISC 3 came on line for the beginning of the semester and was dedicated at a Sept. 22 ceremony held in conjunction with the fall meeting of the university’s Board of Visitors. Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Inside the COLL 300 classroomhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/inside-the-coll-300-classroom.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/coll-300-michael-luchs/coll-300-michael-luchs-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="coll-300-michael-luchs-square" /></div> William & Mary Associate Professor Michael Luchs has ingeniously integrated the COLL Curriculum 300 theme of 'well-being' into his class in the Raymond A. Mason School of Business.Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Exposing hazing for the danger it really ishttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/exposing-hazing-for-the-danger-it-really-is.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/hazesqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="hazesqthumb.jpg" /></div> W&M continues its active participation in National Hazing Prevention Week with a multi-phased program for the whole community.Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Four professors, one raft: Who will survive?http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/four-professors,-one-raft-who-will-survive.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/raft-debate-thumbnail.png" width="100px" alt="raft-debate-thumbnail.png" /></div> The annual Raft Debate will be held at the Phi Beta Kappa Hall on Oct. 3.Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Decoding sharkshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/decoding-sharks.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/sharks3-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="sharks thumb" /></div> A VIMS marine biologist and W&M undergraduate students collaborate on the Eastern Shore to uncover the secrets behind shark behaviorWed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400W&M Theatre converges in land of the midnight sunhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/wm-theatre-converges-in-land-of-the-midnight-sun.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/allar-in-alaska/allar-in-alaska-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="allar-in-alaska-square" /></div> Theatre Professor Matthew Allar, recent graduate Joseph Biagini and alumna Amy Altadonna – unbeknownst to one another – all ended up in Juneau, Alaska, this August, working on the same play, "Peter and the Starcatcher."Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Concord Scholarship helps Commander relive grandmother's lifehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/concord-scholarship-helps-commander-relive-grandmothers-life.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/commandersqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="commandersqthumb.jpg" /></div> Senior Melissa Commander traveled to Cuba with her grandmother in July after winning the Concord Traveling Scholarship. She wrote about, and presented, that experience at Ewell Hall on Sept. 19.Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400W&M Libraries selects new faculty scholarhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/wm-libraries-selects-new-faculty-scholar.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/stock-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="stock-thumb.jpg" /></div> Professor Ann Marie Stock has been named the inaugural William & Mary Libraries Faculty Scholar. Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Alumni Association names awards in honor of Douglas N. Morton '62http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/alumni-association-names-awards-in-honor-of-douglas-n.-morton-62.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/morton-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="morton-thumb.jpg" /></div> The William & Mary Alumni Association has named its Alumni Service Awards in honor of Douglas N. Morton ’62.Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400William & Mary announces public polling partnership with TargetSmarthttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/william--mary-announces-public-polling-partnership-with-targetsmart.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/content/targetsmart/i_voted200.jpg" width="100px" alt="i_voted200" /></div> William & Mary professors working with data firm to produce election surveys in key battleground states.Mon, 19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Warren heads to Europe with Fulbright Fellowship to create tools for peacehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/warren-heads-to-europe-with-fulbright-fellowship-to-create-tools-for-peace.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/warren_square.jpg" width="100px" alt="warren_fulbright_square" /></div> W&M Law Professor Christie Warren will serve as the 2016-17 Fulbright-Schuman Chair at the European University Institute. Mon, 19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Governor appoints John Littel to W&M Board of Visitorshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/governor-appoints-john-littel-to-wm-board-of-visitors.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/tom-littel-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="tom-littel-square" /></div> Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced today that John E. Littel has been appointed to succeed Ted R. Dintersmith on the William & Mary Board of Visitors. Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Zable Stadium ready for opening nighthttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/zable-stadium-ready-for-opening-night.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/zable content 1.jpg" width="100px" alt="zable content 1.jpg" /></div> The "new" Zable era begins with the Tribe's game against Norfolk State.Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400W&M freshman honored for building library in Ghanahttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/wm-freshman-honored-for-building-library-in-ghana.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/ghana-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="ghana-thumb.jpg" /></div> William & Mary freshman Samantha Boateng has been named as one of the “22 Under 22 Most Inspiring College Women” by online publication Her Campus.Thu, 15 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Mark your calendars for the arts at W&Mhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/arts-preview-fall-2016.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/arts-preview-fall-2016/arts-preview-Farnsworth-Bil-squarel.jpg" width="100px" alt="arts-preview-Farnsworth-Bil-square" /></div> Whether visual art, theatre, dance, music or literature, the new semester brings with it a vast array of opportunities for people to enjoy the arts at William & Mary. Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400VIMS team embarks on expedition to Arctic seashttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/vims-team-embarks-on-expedition-to-arctic-seas.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/arctic-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="arctic-thumb.jpg" /></div> A research team from William & Mary’s Virginia Institute of Marine Science has embarked on a month-long expedition to the coastal seas of northern Alaska, sailing aboard the nation’s newest icebreaker to study the role of nitrogen in Arctic food webs.Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400U.S. News, others rank W&M among top universitieshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/u.s.-news,-others-rank-wm-among-top-universities.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/campus-buildings/wren/wren-star-trails-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The beginning of fall means the culmination of college rankings season, and William & Mary once again finds itself on several lists of the nation’s best.Tue, 13 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Tribe coach Daly joins exclusive clubhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/tribe-coach-daly-joins-exclusive-club.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/daly sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="daly sqthumb.jpg" /></div> The W&M women's soccer coach guided his team to the 400th victory of his career over the weekend. Only five other Division I coaches have reached that milestone.Mon, 12 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400