Campus Newshttp://www.wm.edu/news/rss/news.xmlCampus News RSSWed, 16 Jul 2008 10:47:53 -0400Cascade Servercreative@wm.eduForbes ranks W&M among nation’s top collegeshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/forbes-ranks-wm-among-nations-top-colleges123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/campus-life/sidewalk-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William & Mary is one of the top colleges in the nation, according to a ranking released by Forbes today.Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400Bruce Bracken's novel reveals what it means to be 'Invisible'http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/bruce-brackens-novel-reveals-what-it-means-to-be-invisible123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/wm-news-specific/book-of-the-month-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Co-director of the school psychology program and professor of educational foundations writes about a less acknowledged form of abuse.Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400Undergraduate paper finds place in prestigious journalhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/undergraduate-paper-finds-a-place-in-a-prestigious-journal.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/hephaistosthumbnail2.jpg" width="100px" alt="Lame Hephaistos" /></div> Maura Brennan '15 has had her paper "Lame Hephaistos" accepted by the Annual of the British School of Athens.Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400For 1st time, W&M raises more than $100M in two consecutive yearshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/for-1st-time,-wm-raises-more-than-100m-in-two-consecutive-years123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/campus-life/jumping_thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> For the second year running, the College of William & Mary has raised more than $100 million to benefit all aspects of the university — from student scholarships and research to faculty salaries and support for programs, athletics, facilities and Swem Library.Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400McLeod Business Library named a top university business libraryhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/william--marys-business-library-named-a-top-university-business-library123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/mcloed-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William & Mary’s McLeod Business Library was recently named one of the 30 Most Impressive University Business School Libraries for 2014, as ranked by Business Research Guide.Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -040025 African fellows complete first leadership initiativehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/25-african-fellows-celebrate-completion-of-inaugural-leadership-initiative.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/yalisqthumb1.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Young African Leaders Initiative fellows spent six weeks studying at Presidential Precinct members W&M, University of Virginia, Thomas Jefferson's Monticello, James Madison's Montpelier, James Monroe's Ash Lawn-Highland and Morven.Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400Law School collects nearly 5,000 pounds of food for Peninsula needyhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/law-school-collects-nearly-5,000-pounds-of-food-for-peninsula-needy123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/ag-cup-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> For the first time in the competition's history, William & Mary Law School took home the Attorney General's Cup after collecting 4,961 pounds of food for those in need during the eighth annual Legal Food Frenzy.Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400Geologist Heather Macdonald wins a pair of national awardshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/geologist-heather-macdonald-wins-a-pair-of-national-awards123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/macdonald-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Heather Macdonald, Chancellor Professor of Geology at William & Mary, has been recognized by her fellow scientists and educators for her contributions to the advancement of education in the earth sciences.Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400Linneman to be featured on With Good Reasonhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/linneman-to-be-featured-on-with-good-reason123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/archive/2012/thumbnails/with good reason/wgrnewlogo200.jpg" width="100px" alt="wgr200" /></div> Professor Tom Linneman's research on uptalk will be featured on the public radio program With Good Reason July 26-Aug. 1.Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400Van Dobson to lead facilities management at W&Mhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/van-dobson-to-lead-facilities-management-at-wm123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/dobson-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Van Dobson has been selected as the next associate vice president for facilities management at William & Mary.Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400The bone detectivehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/the-bone-detective123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/mann-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Robert Mann '81 is a forensic anthropologist and director of the Forensic Science Academy at the Central Identification Laboratory in Hawaii, the largest forensic skeletal lab in the world.Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400Caretaker of College tradition to retire after a lifetime of servicehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/caretaker-of-college-tradition-to-retire-after-a-lifetime-of-service123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/campus-buildings/wren/wren_sunkengarden-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Raised on the William & Mary campus in a family intimately associated with the College’s history, Louise Kale has spent a lifetime in service to William & Mary. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400In the media: Faculty inform the press http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/out-of-context-faculty-inform-the-media0071.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/archive/2013/thumbnails/microphones-thumb-new.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> This recurring feature highlights faculty members from the College of William & Mary who are quoted in the national and international media.Tue, 22 Jul 2014 01:00:00 -0400Eddy: Veni, vidi, didicihttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/veni,-vidi,-didici123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/wm-news-specific/faculty-feature-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Graduate students from William & Mary’s School of Education recently had a chance to learn about the Italian higher-education system in the best place possible for such a study: Italy.Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400Hoagland named director of law school’s Virginia Coastal Policy Clinichttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/hoagland-named-director-of-law-schools-virginia-coastal-policy-clinic123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/hoagland-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Roy A. Hoagland will be a visiting professor of practice and director of the Law School's Virginia Coastal Policy Clinic.Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400Swem Library selects new university archivisthttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/swem-library-selects-new-university-archivist123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/sims-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William and Mary's Swem Library will welcome Kim Sims as its new university archivist on July 25.Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400When it comes to his degree, Bray won't be shut outhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/when-it-comes-to-his-degree,-bray-wont-be-shut-out.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/braysqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="braysqthumb.jpg" /></div> Former Tribe pitcher returns to school at W&M after playing six years for the Cincinnati Reds.Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400Jacob Miller '18 earns Beales Scholarship http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/jacob-miller-earns-scholarship-named-in-honor-of-the-late-harriett-pittard-beales123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/miller-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Jacob Miller, 18, a recent graduate of Fuqua School in Farmville has been awarded the Harriett Pittard Beales Scholarship at William & Mary for academic year 2014–15.Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400A prize for Rushforth's book, TV exposure for his classhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/a-prize-for-rushforths-book,-tv-exposure-for-his-class.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/archive/2013/thumbnails/rushforth sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="rushforthsqthumb.jpg" /></div> Associate Professor of History Brett Rushforth's book wins the Wylie Prize; C-SPAN3 to broadcast his class Saturday night at 8.Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400William & Mary alumni continue breaking records for giving to alma materhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/william--mary-alumni-continue-breaking-records-for-giving-to-alma-mater123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/campus-life/go-tribe-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> More than 15,000 undergraduate alumni contributed to the university during the fiscal year that ended June 30.Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400