FaceTime vs. face time: Diplomacy in the age of technologyhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/facetime_vs_face_time_diplomacy_in_age_of_diplomacy.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/marcus-thumb1.jpg" width="100px" alt="marcus-thumb" /> </div> Twitter may be quicker, but when it comes to matters of utmost international importance, W&M Government Professor Marcus Holmes says nothing can beat good old-fashioned face-to-face interaction between world leaders.Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400Is anyone ever ready for Rembrandt? Shelle Butler is.http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/is_anyone_ever_ready_for_rembrandt_shelle_butler_is.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/butler-thumb.png" width="100px" alt="butler-thumb.png" /> </div> Shelle Butler is going to Amsterdam this summer to work with some of the world’s most highly valued works of art.Tue, 16 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Isaacson to W&M grads: Make inclusivity your missionhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/isaacson_to_wm_grads_make_inclusivity_your_mission.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/grad-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="grad-thumb.jpg" /> </div> Walter Isaacson, president and CEO of the Aspen Institute, best-selling author and former chairman and CEO of CNN, served as the keynote speaker at William & Mary’s 2017 Commencement ceremony.Sat, 13 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Pettit experienced the world W&M offershttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/pettit-experienced-the-world-wm-offers.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/pettitsqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="pettitsqthumb.jpg" /> </div> Lorraine Pettit graduates Saturday with degrees in government and French and Francophone Studies, research trips to South Africa and France on her resume, and campus memories to savor.Thu, 11 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Taking the portage route to a Canadian Fulbright fellowshiphttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/taking-the-portage-route-to-a-canadian-fulbright-fellowship.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/portage-thumb.png" width="100px" alt="portage-thumb.png" /> </div> People have been using these portage routes since the stone age. Mallory Moran is using a Canadian Fulbright Fellowship to pick up their story.Tue, 09 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Robert Gates’ papers open to publichttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/robert_gates_papers_open_to_public.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/gates-papers-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="gates-papers-thumb.jpg" /> </div> The personal papers of William & Mary Chancellor and former U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates ’65, L.H.D. ’98 are now open to researchers and the public.Mon, 08 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Pursuit of education takes W&M senior around the worldhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/pursuit-of-education-takes-wm-senior-around-the-world.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/phan-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="phan-thumb.jpg" /> </div> The pursuit of education has taken QuynhNhu Phan '17 around the world.Mon, 08 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Former W&M fellow speaks to how the all-volunteer military can be sustainedhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/former-wm-fellow-speaks-to-how-the-all-volunteer-military-can-be-sustained.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/AVF-Post-Story-Square.jpg" width="100px" alt="Helping Hand" /> </div> Military, government and academic experts regarding the United States’ Armed Forces spoke to a crowd of about 100 at the second annual All-Volunteer Force Symposium April 27 at William & Mary’s Sadler Center.Fri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400W&M donors give seven-figure gift for international learning, researchhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/wm-donors-give-seven-figure-gift-for-international-learning-research .php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/content/trice-thumb1.jpg" width="100px" alt="trice-thumb.jpg" /> </div> The gift will fund endowments and need-based fellowships/internships, among other priorities, in William & Mary's Institute for the Theory & Practice of International Relations and Public Policy Program. Wed, 03 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Illuminating royalty: W&M Libraries partner on Georgian Papers Programmehttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/illuminating_royalty_wm_libraries_partner_on_georgian_papers_programme.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/gpp-swem/gpp-group-pic-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="gpp-group-pic-square" /> </div> W&M students at Swem Library are helping transcribe the thousands of royal documents being released to the public online.Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -040012 W&M students receive Fulbright grantshttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/twelve_wm_students_receive_fulbright_grants.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/fulbright-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="fulbright-thumb" /> </div> W&M maintained its exceptional track record with the Fulbright program with 12 grads heading abroad for the 2017-18 academic year.Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400WMCI Hosts Chinese Tea Ceremonyhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/wmci-hosts-chinese-tea-ceremony.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/cha_thumbnail.jpg" width="100px" alt="Cha" /></div> The William and Mary Confucius Institute sponsors a unique cross-cultural opportunity in Williamsburg.Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400W&M team shines (again) at WorldMUN conferencehttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/wm-team-shines-again-at-worldmun-conference.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/munsqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="munsqthumb.jpg" /> </div> Representing New Zealand, the team ended with a top-five small delegation finish. Eight students won individual commendation or diplomacy awards.Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Faculty on topic: the historical cost and consequences of using forcehttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/faculty_on_topic_the_historical_cost_and_cosequences_of_using_force.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/chesssquare.jpg" width="100px" alt="chesspiece" /> </div> According to Clayton J. Cleveland, governments of countries around the world are more likely to work together in joint military operations because the monetary costs of unilateral action are becoming too high and are being viewed as politically inappropriate.Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Past Present and Future of the Middle East: The James A. Bill Memorial Conferencehttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/the-past-present-and-future-of-the-middle-east-the-james-a.-bill-memorial-conference.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/bill_james_thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="James Bill " /></div> Professor Bill—the Reves Center’s Founding Director—died in 2015 after a long illness. This conference in his honor will provide an opportunity for those have been inspired by his scholarly, institutional, policy and pedagogical contributions to gather together to reflect on his life and career, and on the topic which he cared about most deeply.Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Ann Marie Stock selected as W&M's next vice provost for academic and faculty affairshttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/ann_marie_stock_selected_as_wms_next_vice_provost.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 -0400How Rastafari moves William & Mary http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/how_rastafari_moves_william_and_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 -0400W&M’s inaugural deputy chief diversity officer begins her workhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/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 -0400Legal Aid: Darryl Cunningham Helps LL.M. Students Turn Theory into Practicehttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/legal-aid-darryl-cunningham-helps-ll.m.-students-turn-theory-into-practice.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/Cunningham_thumb" width="100px" alt="Cunninghaj_Thumb" /></div> Professor Darryl Cunningham helps LL.M. students get practical skills through his Family Law clinic and the Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia.Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400W&M a top producer of Peace Corps volunteershttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/wm_top_peace_corps_producer.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/peace-corps-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="peace-corps-thumb.jpg" /> </div> William & Mary is one of the country’s top producers of Peace Corps volunteers, according to a report released by the organization today.Tue, 28 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500