WMCI 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 -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 -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'Sarajevo Roses' blossoms in U.S. debut at W&Mhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/sarajevo_roses_film_premiere.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/roses sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="roses sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> The documentary film on the Bosnian War, was shown first at the university on Feb. 21, in part in response to W&M's 20-year-old Bosnia Project. It will continue being shown at other American colleges and universities.Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500‘Buffalo Soldier’ exhibit highlights role of black service members in Philippine-American Warhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/buffalo_soldiers_exhibit_swem.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/buffalosquare.jpg" width="100px" alt="buffalosoldierhorses" /> </div> Photos and illustrations illuminating the lives of Buffalo Soldiers during the Philippine-American War are currently on display in Swem Library’s Botetourt Gallery as part of an exhibit organized by the William & Mary Asian & Pacific Islander American Studies program. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Theatre professor explores struggles of Pakistani transgender communities in playhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/theatre_professor_explores_struggles_of_Pakistani_transgender_communities.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/pamment-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="pamment thumb " /> </div> After years-long research on the lives, struggles and performance culture of Pakistani “female spirited” transgender communities, known as hijras, Professor Claire Pamment is exploring spaces beyond the gender binary through theatre.Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Chancellor Gates discusses foreign affairs and political climatehttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/chancellor_gates_foreign_relations.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/gates sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="gates sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> Robert M. Gates, former Secretary of Defense, discussed current world issues during a 90-minute question-and-answer event at Phi Beta Kappa Hall on Feb. 9. W&M President Taylor Reveley moderated.Tue, 14 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Hundreds gather in Sunken Garden for 'No Ban' rallyhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/sunken-garden-event.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/no-ban-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="no-ban-thumb.jpg" /> </div> Hundreds of members of the campus and local communities gathered in the Sunken Garden Thursday for the "No Ban in My Name" rally.Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Alumnus and Global Playground promote cross-cultural conversationshttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/alumnus-and-global-playground-promote-cross-cultural-conversations.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/global-playground-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="global-playground-thumb.jpg" /> </div> Doug Bunch's Global Playground aims to raise awareness and share resources with people of the developing world to create educational opportunities where they do not exist. Tue, 31 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500First batch of royal Georgian papers releasedhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/georgian-papers-programme.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/georgian-papers/gpp-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="gpp-square" /> </div> The first phase of the Georgian Papers Programme – roughly 33,000 digitized documents, including some penned by King George III regarding the American Revolution – will be publicly released and accessible at no cost beginning Saturday, Jan. 28. William & Mary and the Omohundro Institute are the primary U.S. partners on the international project.Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Botticelli exhibit at Muscarelle Museum of Art will anchor spring arts offerings at W&Mhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/botticelli_exhibit_muscarelle.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/botticelli/botticelli-madonna200.jpg" width="100px" alt="Botticelli-Madonna200.jpg" /> </div> The new semester brings with it a vast array of opportunities for people to enjoy the arts at William & Mary.Tue, 24 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500New center for government professionals promotes interagency thinkinghttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/new-center-for-government-professionals-promotes-interagency-thinking.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/govtCOE-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="govtCOE thumb" /> </div> The Whole of Government Center of Excellence, a new track within the W&M Master of Public Policy Program, will train civilian and military leaders to think holistically when dealing with issues of national security.Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Reparatory Justice for Global Black Enslavement: Lecture by Sir Hilary Beckleshttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/reparatory-justice-for-global-black-enslavement-lecture-by-sir-hilary-beckles.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/beckles.jpg" width="100px" alt="Sir Hilary Beckles" /></div> The Reves Center presents the 2017 George Tayloe Ross Address on International Peace by Sir Hilary Beckles, Vice Chancellor, University of the West Indies and Chairman of the Caribbean Community Commission on Reparation and Social Justice. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:00:00 -0500Our hominid ancestors made and used tools. We’ll show you a few.http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/our-hominid-ancestors-made-and-used-tools.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/tools-thumb.png" width="100px" alt="tools-thumb.png" /> </div> William & Mary archaeologist Neil Norman found some almost unbelievably ancient stone tools at a site on the horn of Africa.Fri, 13 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500