Campus Newshttp://www.wm.edu/news/rss/news.xmlCampus News RSSWed, 16 Jul 2008 10:47:53 -0400Cascade Servercreative@wm.eduAt the Graduate Research Symposium: Continental Army soldiers not left destitutehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/at-the-graduate-research-symposium-continental-army-soldiers-not-left-destitute.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/wardsqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="wardsqthumb.jpg" /></div> Ph.D. candidate David Ward's work won the Market Access International, Inc., award for “Excellence in Scholarship in the humanities and social sciences.” Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Stoddard and Daileader to be featured on With Good Reasonhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/stoddard-and-daileader-to-be-featured-on-with-good-reason.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/stoddard-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="stoddard-thumb" /></div> Degrees of Separation, a special six-part series on public radio’s With Good Reason, will kick off March 25 with an episode exploring the origins of education in America. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Ann Marie Stock selected as W&M's next vice provost for academic and faculty affairshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/ann-marie-stock-selected-as-wms-next-vice-provost-for-academic-and-faculty-affairs.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/stock_thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="stock_thumb.jpg" /></div> Ann Marie Stock, a longtime campus leader known for her work around internationalization, will be William & Mary’s next vice provost for academic and faculty affairs.Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400At the Graduate Research Symposium: Tracing lifestyle changes in 19th century Hawaiian homeshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/at-the-graduate-research-symposium-tracing-lifestyle-changes-in-19th-century-hawaiian-homes.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/moore-thumb.png" width="100px" alt="moore-thumb.png" /></div> Summer Moore, a Ph.D. student, is a recipient of one of two William & Mary Interdisciplinary Awards for Excellence in Research.Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Double-hacked: W&M team takes top prize in Dominion competition for second timehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/double-hacked-wm-team-takes-top-prize-in-dominion-competition-again.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/hacku-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="hacku-thumb.jpg" /></div> For the second year in a row, a team from William & Mary took the top prize in a hackathon sponsored by Dominion Enterprises.Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Andrews Fellow stresses vigilance in the face of growing political unresthttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/andrews-fellow-stresses-vigilance-in-the-face-of-growing-political-unrest.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/andrews_thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="andrews_thumb.jpg" /></div> Norman J. Ornstein, a national columnist and best-selling author, is the university’s 2017 Hunter B. Andrews Fellow in American Politics.Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400W&M alumna and educator Mary Maples Dunn passes away at 85http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/wm-alumna-and-educator-mary-maples-dunn-passes-away-at-85.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/dunn_thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="dunn_thumb.jpg" /></div> William & Mary alumna Mary Maples Dunn ’54, L.H.D. ’89, passed away March 19 in Winston Salem, N.C.Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400How Rastafari moves William & Mary http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/how-rastafari-moves-william--mary-.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/rastafarisquare.jpg" width="100px" alt="rastafarisquare" /></div> Senior Lecturer of Africana Studies and Linguistics Iyabo F. Osiapem teaches a class on Rastafari.Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400At the Graduate Research Symposium: Effects of mercury on the sperm of songbirdshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/at-the-graduate-research-symposium-effects-of-mercury-on-the-sperm-of-songbirds.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/ananda-thumb.png" width="100px" alt="ananda-thumb.png" /></div> Ananda Menon, who is pursuing a master’s degree in W&M’s Department of Biology, is examining the effects of mercury on the sperm of birds. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400W&M’s inaugural deputy chief diversity officer begins her workhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/wms-inaugural-deputy-chief-diversity-officer-begins-her-work.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/matos-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="matos-thumb.jpg" /></div> Dania Matos may be William & Mary’s first deputy chief diversity officer, but her mission is something she wants the entire campus community to share.Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400One Tribe One Day returns March 28http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/one-tribe-one-day-returns-march-28.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/otod-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Alumni, parents and friends gear up for a blockbuster day of giving back.Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400William & Mary celebrates For the Bold in Californiahttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/william--mary-celebrates-for-the-bold-in-california.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/ferriswheel-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="ferriswheel-thumb.jpg" /></div> Last week, William & Mary celebrated its $1 billion For the Bold campaign in California against the backdrop of the iconic Santa Monica Pier Ferris Wheel shining brightly in green and gold.Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400At the Graduate Research Symposium: An algorithm to model Twitter politics and 'fake news'http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/at-the-graduate-research-symposium-an-algorithm-to-model-twitter-politics-and-fake-news.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/li-thumb.png" width="100px" alt="li-thumb.png" /></div> Researchers at W&M worked on a project that presents what is perhaps the best way yet to model the swirl and snarl of political interactions on Twitter.Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400New book explores infamous scandals in college sportshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/new-book-explores-infamous-scandals-in-college-sports.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/donnor-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="donnor thumb" /></div> Education professor Jamel K. Donnor co-edited Scandals in College Sports, an academic text that looks at 21 notable sports scandals and how they could have been handled differentlyFri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Sustainability’s spring reminder is that every week is Earth Weekhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/sustainabilitys-spring-reminder-is-that-every-week-is-earth-week.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/sustainability-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="sustainability-square.jpg" /></div> William & Mary is in the midst of the eight-week recycling competition RecycleMania, as spring Earth Week activities highlight its year-round sustainability efforts.Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Hart's book explores the little-known Robert Frosthttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/harts-book-explores-the-little-known-robert-frost.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/frostsqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="frostsqthumb.jpg" /></div> W&M English Professor Henry Hart new biography of Frost investigates him from a psychological point of view, breaking new ground.Thu, 16 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Graduate students present research at symposium March 24-25http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/graduate-students-present-research-at-symposium-march-24-25.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/grs-thumb.png" width="100px" alt="grs-thumb.png" /></div> William & Mary’s 16th Annual Graduate Research Symposium will be held at the Sadler Center on the William & Mary campus March 24-25.Thu, 16 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400A perfect fit: Huge and Tribe Athleticshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/a-perfect-fit-huge-and-tribe-athletics.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/hugesqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="hugesqthumb.jpg" /></div> It's as if new Athletics Director Samantha Huge has spent her professional career preparing to lead W&M sports.Wed, 15 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Judy Smith, inspiration for TV’s 'Scandal,' to speak at W&Mhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/judy-smith,-inspiration-for-tvs-scandal,-to-speak-at-wm.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/smith-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="smith-thumb.jpg" /></div> Judy A. Smith, whose career inspired the TV show “Scandal,” will present the 2017 Atwater Lecture at William & Mary’s Phi Beta Kappa Hall on March 29.Wed, 15 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400William & Mary schools and programs do well in recent rankingshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/william--mary-schools-and-programs-do-well-in-recent-rankings.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/campus-buildings/wren/squarewren-200x200.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William & Mary’s programs in business, education and history made strides in this year’s U.S. News and World Report magazine’s annual rankings of graduate and professional schools.Tue, 14 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400