Campus Newshttps://www.wm.edu/news/rss/news.xmlCampus News RSSWed, 16 Jul 2008 10:47:53 -0400Cascade Servercreative@wm.eduQ&A: Army veteran on a mission as a fellow at W&Mhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/qa-army-veteran-on-a-mission-as-a-fellow-at-wm.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/ramirez-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="ramirez-thumb.jpg" /></div> Isaura Ramirez, a retired Army captain, is working in the Office of Diversity & Inclusion as a Mission Continues Fellow.Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500To buy or not to buy?https://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/to-buy-or-not-to-buy.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/carlson-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="carlson-square.jpg" /></div> Just in time for holiday shopping season, Kurt Carlson, the new associate dean for faculty and academic affairs at the Raymond A. Mason School of Business, shares his research on consumer decision-making.Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500W&M Law School dedicates W. Taylor Reveley III Classroomhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/law-school-dedicates-w.-taylor-reveley-iii-classroom.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/reveley-thumb1.jpg" width="100px" alt="reveley-thumb.jpg" /></div> Room 124, in the midst of the long corridor of four large lecture halls at William & Mary Law School, has a new name: The W. Taylor Reveley III Classroom.Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500Board extends W&M Promise and four-year tuition guaranteehttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/board-extends-wm-promise-and-four-year-tuition-guarantee.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/campus-buildings/wren/fall-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="fall-thumb.jpg" /></div> William & Mary’s Board of Visitors voted unanimously on Friday to extend the university’s four-year tuition guarantee for in-state undergraduates and set tuition for new in-state undergraduate students arriving in fall of 2018. Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500Coalition creates cross-campus collaborations for a healthier W&Mhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/cross-campus-collaborations-create-healthier-campus.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/yoga-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="yoga-thumb.jpg" /></div> Faculty, staff, students and administrators have built a coalition to focus and further the university’s integrative wellness efforts as part of the national Healthy Campus 2020 initiative.Thu, 16 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500Study urges global-change researchers to embrace variabilityhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/study-urges-global-change-researchers-to-embrace-variability.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/scuba-thumb1.jpg" width="100px" alt="scuba-thumb.jpg" /></div> The findings portend benefits in restoration and aquaculture.Thu, 16 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500William & Mary student-athletes rank among nation's best once againhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/william--mary-athletes-rank-among-nations-best-student-athletes-once-again.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/logos/tribe-logo-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="tribe-logo" /></div> The Tribe's 88 percent Federal Graduation Rate (FGR) for student-athletes is the best graduation rate among Division I public universities for the 13th year in a row.Thu, 16 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500O’Brien meets with students as W&M's Hunter Andrews Fellowhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/obrien-to-students-get-the-details-to-get-the-story.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/obrien-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="obrien-thumb.jpg" /></div> Her visit to campus was part of the university’s 50th anniversary commemoration of the first African-American residential students, which is being observed with special events and programming throughout the 2017-18 academic year.Wed, 15 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500Cycling community riding tall and proud at W&Mhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/cycling-community-riding-tall-and-proud-at-wm.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/bfu sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="bfu sqthumb.jpg" /></div> The university was recently designated a Silver Level Bike Friendly University by the League of American Bicyclists.Tue, 14 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500VIMS study identifies tipping point for oyster restorationhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/vims-study-identifies-tipping-point-for-oyster-restoration.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/oyster-study-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="oyster-study-thumb.jpg" /></div> Study suggests rebuilt reefs must be at least a foot tall to survive and thrive.Tue, 14 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500Long-time women’s soccer coach retires after storied 31-year careerhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/long-time-womens-soccer-coach-retires-after-storied-31-year-career.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/daly-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="daly-thumb.jpg" /></div> Following a successful coaching career spanning four decades, William & Mary head women's soccer coach John Daly announced his retirement on Friday.Mon, 13 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500Men's soccer rallies for 8th CAA championshiphttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/mens-soccer-rallies-for-8th-caa-championship.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/soccer-champs-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Soccer champs" /></div> The William & Mary men's soccer team rallied from a halftime deficit with four second-half goals on the way to the program's eighth Colonial Athletic Association Championship, 4-2, over UNCW on Sunday afternoon at Sentara Park.Mon, 13 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500William & Mary team wins First Runner-Up position in iGEM competitionhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/william--mary-team-wins-first-runner-up-position-in-igem-competition.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/igem-win-thumb.png" width="100px" alt="igem-win-thumb.png" /></div> William & Mary’s team was named First Runner-Up in the 2017 iGEM competition, beating out all but one team in a large field in the quest for what has been dubbed the World Cup of Science.Mon, 13 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500William & Mary garners top spot in study abroad among public universitieshttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/william--mary-garners-top-spot-in-study-abroad-among-public-universities.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/iie-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="iie-thumb.jpg" /></div> William & Mary has the highest percentage of undergraduates participating in study abroad programs compared to any other public university in the United States, according to a report released by the Institute of International Education. Mon, 13 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500Law, undergrad students use GIS tools to redraw 11 Virginia House districtshttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/law,-undergrad-students-use-gis-tools-to-redraw-11-virginia-house-districts.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/redistrict-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="redistrict-thumb.jpg" /></div> On Nov. 15, teams comprising undergraduate and law students from William & Mary will host a public presentation of maps of 11 Virginia House districts they created as their final projects for a new course.Mon, 13 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500Alumnus uses his unique experience to help fellow veterans transition to teachinghttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/alumnus-uses-his-unique-experience-to-help-fellow-veterans-transition-to-teaching.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/foster-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="foster-square.jpg" /></div> At the new Troops to Teachers Virginia Center at the William & Mary School of Education, Charlie Foster M.Ed. '17 is using his experience in the U.S. Marine Corps and his master's degree in higher education to help military veterans become teachers.Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500A military wife and the unseen wounds of warhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/a-military-wife-and-war-wounds.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/marna-sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="marna-sqthumb.jpg" /></div> Marna Ashburn '85 has written her latest book detailing the difficulties of a military marriage. It is a powerful memoir.Wed, 08 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500On the front lines of the accounting professionhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/on-the-front-lines-of-the-accounting-profession.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/campus-buildings/mason-school-of-business/miller-business-mason-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="miller-business-mason-thumb.jpg" /></div> The D.C. Trek, a faculty-led exploration of the Washington, D.C., financial markets, invites students to meet with national and international experts and immerse themselves in the accounting profession.Wed, 08 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500In their words: Preserving William & Mary’s history through oral storytellinghttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/in-their-words-preserving-william--marys-history-through-oral-storytelling.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/bolt-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="bolt-thumb.jpg" /></div> William & Mary’s oral history collection, preserved in Swem Library’s Special Collections Research Center, will gain exciting new additions in the coming years as the university celebrates the 50th anniversary of African-American students in residence and the 100th anniversary of co-education. Tue, 07 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500Hark upon a Kale: Alumnus pens military history of W&Mhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/hark-upon-a-kale.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/kale-book-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="kale-book-thumb.jpg" /></div> Wilford Kale ’66 recently published his fifth book on the university, “From Student to Warrior: A Military History of the College of William and Mary.”Tue, 07 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500