Senator visits ITPIR and AidData <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" sqthumb1.jpg" width="100px" alt="kaine sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> The U.S. senator met on Dec. 5 with faculty, staff and students to discuss their research initiatives.Tue, 09 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500Finding community, self-discovery in black aesthetics <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Students in an Africana studies course this fall explored black expressive culture.Thu, 11 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500A Semester in Singapore <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" Illuminated - Akshay Deverakonda.JPG" width="100px" alt="Buddha Illuminated" /></div> Akshay Deverakonda '15 sought new challenges in a semester at the National University of Singapore. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500Students Learn the Ropes Before Heading Abroad <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="Orientation 2014" /></div> Students heading out for spring semester abroad got a thorough briefing from staff and students about what they needed to know before departing.Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500A thousand years of environmental change in Polynesia <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> A William & Mary archaeologist has been studying 1,000 years of the islanders’ methods of coping with life amid some rapidly changing ecosystems atop geologically unstable islands.Thu, 13 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500Protecting First Amendment liberties at and beyond our borders <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" book/Zick200.jpg" width="100px" alt="Zick200.jpg" /> </div> In his latest book, "The Cosmopolitan First Amendment: Protecting Transborder Expressive and Religious Liberties," Professor Timothy Zick invites readers to examine the First Amendment not in domestic places like public parks and streets, but at and beyond America's territorial borders. Fri, 14 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500Stofan: Space exploration a global initiative <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" sqthumba.jpg" width="100px" alt="stofan reves sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> NASA chief scientist Ellen Stofan '83 opened the Reves Center's final 25th anniversary celebration with an in-depth look at how the world contributes to -- and benefits from -- coordinated space exploration.Fri, 03 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400Composer brings world of experience to music residency <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Emmy-nominated composer Kareem Rouston is one of this year's Maurine Stuart Dulin Class of 1939 Artists-in-Residence.Fri, 10 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400The Reves Center celebrates 25 years of global engagement <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William & Mary is sending students out into the world, and welcoming foreign students into ours, in ever-increasing numbers.Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400Reves Center's celebratory finale set <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" 25 logo sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="reves 25logo sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> Two lectures and a documentary commemorating the Center's 25th anniversary are scheduled for Oct. 2 and 3.Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400William & Mary receives $3.1 million gift to support Judaic Studies <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="ruth_stern_1928200" /> </div> William & Mary has received a $3.1 million gift from the estate of alumna Ruth Stern Hilborn '28, who passed away last year at the age of 105.Fri, 05 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400Physics professor receives Fulbright Scholarship <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Seth Aubin, associate professor of physics at William & Mary, has been selected as a Fulbright Scholar for the 2014-15 academic year by Fulbright Canada.Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0400Connecting with Africa in America: an intern's experience <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="YALIthumb.jpg" /></div> Brianna Buch '15 shares her experience as an intern for the Young African Leaders Initiative Washington Fellowship.Wed, 06 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -040025 African fellows complete first leadership initiative <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" 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 -0400Eddy: Veni, vidi, didici,-vidi,-didici123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" 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 -0400W&M strengthens alumni engagement through advancement <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="ahouse200" /> </div> The staff at the William & Mary Alumni Association will be joining forces with development and other College staff to create a new University Advancement organization. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0400Undergraduates embark on summer 'ZENternships' <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="eelgrass200" /> </div> Eight William & Mary undergraduates are engaged in a unique new research program led by VIMS that combines classroom experience with summer internships across the globe. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0400Mellon Foundation awards W&M grant for COLL curriculum <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" Cypher Logo_thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded William & Mary a $900,000 grant to support implementation of the university’s new College (COLL) Curriculum.Tue, 24 Jun 2014 09:00:00 -0400Music proves transformational during choirs' international tour <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> The William & Mary Choir and Botetourt Chamber Singers traveled through Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and Finland May 13-27, performing American music as well as a piece commissioned just for them.Thu, 19 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0400W&M still No. 1 in undergraduate study-abroad participation <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="iie sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> W&M has the highest percentage of undergraduates participating in study abroad programs of any public university in the United States.Mon, 17 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500