Campus Newshttp://www.wm.edu/news/rss/news.xmlCampus News RSSWed, 16 Jul 2008 10:47:53 -0400Cascade Servercreative@wm.eduNelson calmly lectures on 'The World That Panics Made'http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/nelson-calmly-lectures-on-the-world-that-panics-made.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/nelson lecture sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Scott Nelson, W&M's Legum Professor of History, delivered the fifth installment of the Tack Faculty Lecture Series on April 17.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400Kathleen Powell to lead career development at William & Maryhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/kathleen-powell-to-lead-career-development-at-william--mary123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/powell_kathleen-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Kathleen Powell has been selected as William & Mary's next assistant vice president for student affairs and executive director of career development.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400Ernest Russell to receive 2014 Duke Awardhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/ernest-russell-to-receive-2014-duke-award123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/russell-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Ernest Russell will receive the 2014 Charles and Virginia Duke Award.Mon, 21 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400Abundance of Chesapeake Bay's underwater grasses increaseshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/abundance-of-chesapeake-bays-underwater-grasses-increases123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/sav_salinity_zones_thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> An annual survey led by researchers at William & Mary's Virginia Institute of Marine Science shows that the abundance of underwater grasses in Chesapeake Bay increased 24 percent between 2012 and 2013, reversing the downward trend of the previous three years.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400Tuttle to receive Prentis Awardhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/tuttle-to-receive-prentis-award.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/tuttle sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Williamsburg City Manager Jack Tuttle, lauded for his town-gown work over more than two decades, will be honored on May 13Tue, 15 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400Value of Virginia aquaculture reaches all-time highhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/value-of-virginia-aquaculture-reaches-all-time-high221.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/aquaculture-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Virginia’s shellfish growers sold an estimated 31 million single oysters and 214.4 million clams in 2013 for a farm-gate value of $45.1 million, an all-time high.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400Justices Kennedy and Goldstone discuss constitutions, old and newhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/justices-kennedy-and-goldstone-discuss-constitutions,-old-and-new123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/justices-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William & Mary law students had a chance to learn about constitutions from Justice Anthony M. Kennedy of the U.S. Supreme Court and the Honorable Richard Goldstone, a former justice of South Africa's Constitutional Court, on April 8.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400W&M among country’s 'greenest' collegeshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/wm-among-countrys-greenest-colleges123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/cosgardensqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William & Mary is among the most environmentally responsible colleges in the country, according to a report published today by The Princeton Review.Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400W&M selected to participate in inaugural PULSE Institutehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/wm-selected-to-participate-in-inaugural-pulse-institute123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/pulse-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The institute will help college students and staff members develop on-campus discussion programs about diversity in order to build more inclusive communities.Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400William & Mary graduate student featured on 'With Good Reason'http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/william--mary-graduate-student-featured-on-with-good-reason.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> Public radio program features research of a William & Mary graduate student.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400Parsons grant to enhance several research programs at VIMShttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/parsons-grant-to-enhance-several-research-programs-at-vims123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/laser-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The Mary Morton Parsons Foundation has provided the Virginia Institute of Marine Science Foundation with a leadership grant of $400,000 that VIMS researchers will use to purchase a state-of-the-art confocal microscope.Wed, 16 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400W&M hosts Cuban filmmakerhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/wm-hosts-cuban-filmmaker123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/rodriguez-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Carlos Rodríguez, a filmmaker with Television Serrana, is serving this year as the Swem Library Media Artist in Residence.Wed, 16 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400Peace Corps announces partnership with Mason School of Businesshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/peace-corps-announces-partnership-with-wms-mason-school-of-business123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/campus-buildings/mason-school-of-business/miller_hall-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William & Mary's Mason School of Business is partnering with the Peace Corps to launch the Paul D. Coverdell Fellows Program at the university. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400'One Tribe One Day' shatters W&M giving recordhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/one-tribe-one-day-shatters-wm-giving-record123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/buttons-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> More students, alumni, parents, faculty, staff and friends made gifts to William & Mary during Thursday’s event than on any other single day in the university's history. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400College community to celebrate Sadler Center's 20th anniversaryhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/college-community-to-celebrate-sadler-centers-20th-anniversary123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/sadler20-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The university is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Sadler Center this week.Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400Berger to receive 2014 Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Prizehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/berger-to-receive-2014-brigham-kanner-property-rights-prize123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/berger-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Michael M. Berger, a partner in the Los Angeles office of Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, will receive the 2014 Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Prize.Tue, 15 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400W&M admits accomplished, diverse Class of 2018http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/and-now-its-theirs-wm-admits-accomplished,-diverse-class-of-2018.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/admitted-students14-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> After weeks of sifting through more applications than the university has ever seen, the William & Mary Office of Undergraduate Admission has selected the members of the Class of 2018 – and it looks to be another diverse and talented group.Fri, 11 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400Wren Building among 'Virginia's Favorite Architecture'http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/wren-honored-as-one-of-virginias-favorite-pieces-of-architecture123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/campus-buildings/wren/wren-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William & Mary’s beloved Sir Christopher Wren Building was honored this week by The Virginia Center for Architecture and the Virginia Society of the American Institute of Architects.Thu, 10 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400Just what the doctor ordered: Gymnastics, Funiciello almost a perfect matchhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/just-what-the-doctor-ordered-gymnastics,-funiciello-almost-a-perfect--match.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/landon sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="landon sqthumb.jpg" /></div> Landon Funiciello '14 and the 12th-ranked Tribe start NCAA competition today.Thu, 10 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400Warner provides keynote address at Veterans Benefits Clinic Conferencehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/warner-provides-keynote-address-at-veterans-benefits-clinic-conference221.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2014/thumbnails/clinic-conference-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner gave the keynote address at W&M Law School's "National Conference on Law Clinics Serving Veterans."Thu, 10 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400