Campus Newshttp://www.wm.edu/news/rss/news.xmlCampus News RSSWed, 16 Jul 2008 10:47:53 -0400Cascade Servercreative@wm.eduPHAs: 'Bacteria fat' that can help us save the Chesapeakehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/phas-123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/pha-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> A group of VIMS researchers is working with Jason McDevitt, William & Mary's director of technology transfer, to bring products based on these biopolymers to market.Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500Presidential Prescinct to host HRH The Prince of Wales at Global Issues Forumhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/presidential-prescinct-to-host-hrh-the-prince-of-wales-at-global-issues-forum.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/presidential precinct_hrh/squarelogo200.jpg" width="100px" alt="squarelogo200.jpg" /></div> William & Mary and its Presidential Precinct partners will host DC event discussing the rule of law and its role in democracy and the global economy.Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500W&M launches first art photography classhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-launches-first-art-photography-class123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/photo-class-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Four senior Art & Art History students are getting a crash course in photography even as the program continues to develop.Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500A fan's guide to the CAA basketball tournamenthttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/a-fans-guide-to-the-caa--basketball-tournament.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/fan tribe t sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="fan tribe t sqthumb.jpg" /></div> What you need to know to enjoy the games -- and more.Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice to speak at W&M Commencement http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/commencement2015.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/rice-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will speak at William & Mary's 2015 Commencement ceremony, scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, May 16 in William & Mary Hall.Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500General Assembly includes funding for W&M's Puller Clinic in state budgethttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/commonwealth-includes-funding-for-wms-puller-clinic-in-state-budget.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/puller clinic state funding/lawIIthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="lawIIthumb.jpg" /></div> The Lewis B. Puller, Jr. Veterans Benefits Clinic at William & Mary Law School is slated to receive $245,000.Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500Williamsburg Campus Child Care awarded four-star ratinghttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/williamsburg-campus-child-care-awarded-four-star-rating.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/wcc-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Williamsburg Campus Child Care (WCCC) was awarded a four-star rating by the Virginia Star Quality Initiative on Feb. 13.Mon, 02 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500League titles for men's basketball, swimminghttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/league-titles-for-mens-basketball,-swimming.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/swimming-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> It's a first for both programs.Mon, 02 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500Men's swimming wins first CAA championship http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/mens-swimming-wins-first-caa-championship-123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/swimming-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The William & Mary men's swimming team completed a journey 87 years in the making on Saturday night, winning the 2015 Colonial Athletic Association Men's Swimming and Diving Championships for the team's first-ever conference title.Mon, 02 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500In 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.Fri, 27 Feb 2015 01:00:00 -0500Historic night for Thorntonhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/historic-night-for-thornton.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/marcus-6-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="marcus-6-thumb.jpg" /></div> The W&M senior star's first of two free throws to end the first half gave him 2,053 career points, breaking a 65-year-old school record. Thornton finished with 23 and the Tribe beat Towson to remain in first place in the CAA.Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500Andrews Gallery to display Josh Jalbert's 'Signatures'http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/andrews-gallery-to-display-josh-jalberts-signatures123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/jalbert-sunlight-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Photographer Josh Jalbert's work, which emphasizes language and landscape, will be exhibited in the Andrews Gallery beginning Monday, March 2.Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500Student choreographer takes W&M to church in 'Crowns'http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/student-choreographer-123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/kristin-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Kristin Hopkins '15 is thought to be the first student to have choreographed a main-stage W&M theatre production.Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500Giermak rooting for Thornton to break his recordhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/giermak-rooting-for-thornton-to-break-his-record.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/chet sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="chet sqthumb.jpg" /></div> The former Tribe great scored 2,052 points between 1947-50. Thornton needs just 14 to eclipse that mark.Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500'Hunting Ground' continued campus conversation on preventing sexual assaulthttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/hunting-ground-continued-campus-conversation-on-preventing-sexual-assault.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/gff-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="gff-thumb.jpg" /></div> W&M became the first university in the country to offer a sneak preview of the documentary film, designating it the marquee offering at Friday's Global Film Festival.Mon, 23 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500Babineau opens Middle Passage Project Health Equity lectureshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/babineau-opens-middle-passage-project-health-equity-lectures-today-at-4.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/terri_babineau sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="terri_babineau sqthumb.jpg" /></div> Terri Babineau, dean of students at EVMS, will speak at Millington Hall.Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500Braithwaite Lecture features two graphic novel authors Tuesdayhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/braithwaite-lecture-will-feature-two-graphic-novel-authors-tuesday123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/braithwaite-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Nicole J. Georges and A.K. Summers, both authors of graphic novel memoirs, will give a free talk Tuesday with the Braithwaite Lecture.Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500Khan named Kraemer Distinguished Scholar in Residencehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/sara-khan-named-kraemer-distinguished-scholar-in-residence.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/images/2015news/Sara Khan.jpg" width="100px" alt="Sara Khan" /></div> British human rights activist will deliver two lectures on campus.Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500Muscarelle opens Leonardo da Vinci exhibitionhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/muscarelle-readies-for-leonardo-da-vinci-exhibition123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/leonardo-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> "Leonardo da Vinci and the Idea of Beauty" offers Muscarelle Museum of Art visitors a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see more than 20 of the master's original drawings in the United States.Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500Psaki ’00 named White House communications directorhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/psaki-00-named-white-house-communications-director.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/psaki-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William & Mary alumna Jen Psaki ’00 has been selected as the next White House communications director, several national news outlets reported Thursday.Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500