ITPIR 'Shark Tank' winners announced <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" 4 sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="tank 4 sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> Five projects received funding totaling $20,000 thanks to gifts from Tim Dunn ‘83, Ellen Stofan ‘83, and Andrew ’93 and Sarah Sugerman ’92.Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400VIMS professor wins international recognition <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="canuel-thumb.jpg" /> </div> Professor Elizabeth Canuel of William & Mary’s Virginia Institute of Marine Science was awarded the honorary title of Geochemical Fellow at the annual Goldschmidt Conference.Fri, 22 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400AidData among provisional winners of DREAMS innovation challenge <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="logo200.jpg" /> </div> PEPFAR, the United States President’s Emergency Plan For Aids Relief, announced this week that William & Mary’s AidData is one of the provisional winners of its $85 million DREAMS innovation challenge to reduce HIV infections among adolescent girls and women in sub-Saharan African countries.Thu, 21 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400W&M hosts Mandela Washington Fellows <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="yali-thumb" /> </div> On July 17, William & Mary will welcome 25 of Africa’s brightest, emerging civic leaders for 15 days of leadership training, public policy seminars and mentorship and collaboration with local faculty and community members.Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400Should we have the right to delete our digital past? <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="google sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> William & Mary student Zarine Kharazian ’17 is in Paris this summer, investigating that question and why the French have a seemingly unique interest in the subject.Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400W&M visited by 27 UN peacekeepers from Africa .php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Psychology Professor Harvey Langholtz discussed the role of police in a society transitioning from war to stability with the officers, who are in training with Cameroon’s International School for Security Forces.Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400Nathalie Moore wins $50,000 GRO Fellowship from US EPA,000-gro-fellowship-from-us-epa.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> An award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recognizes Moore’s research accomplishments as well as provides opportunities for additional environmental research.Mon, 06 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400Nine W&M grads receive prestigious Fulbright grants <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="fulbright thumb" /> </div> The Fulbright grants enable the scholars to live abroad for a year teaching, studying, conducting research or working in a variety of fields.Thu, 26 May 2016 12:00:00 -0400Seth Opoku-Yeboah '16 selected as student speaker for Commencement <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> The W&M senior will discuss the importance of challenging one's worldview and embracing different perspectives.Tue, 10 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Chief justice of Canada reflects on 35 years as a judge <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> William & Mary Law School recently hosted Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada Beverley McLachlin for the annual Williamson Fellow lecture.Mon, 02 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Ellen Stofan and Tim Dunn boldly support W&M's international initiatives​ <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Ellen R. Stofan '83, D.Sc. '16 and Timothy P. Dunn '83 are fueling innovative research efforts and programs across campus with a significant commitment to the For the Bold campaign.Thu, 14 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400New program the next phase in bridging language barrier <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="english sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> In June, the university will launch an intensive English language program for international students, adding another opportunity to its growing list of programs. Wed, 06 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Many paths to William & Mary: LL.M. students spring into action <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="International Perspectives" /></div> William & Mary Law School may be renowned for the study of American law, but its international reach is considerable. Just ask the several students from foreign lands who matriculated this spring. Fri, 25 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400W&M Receives Simon Award for Internationalization <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="Simon Award Logo" /></div> W&M recognized as one of the top U.S. institutions for internationalization.Tue, 22 Mar 2016 09:01:00 -0400On location in Cuba: Fostering creativity and forging connections <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" cuba sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="stock cuba sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> Reporter David Culver ’09 and Ann Marie Stock, professor of Hispanic studies and film and media studies, teamed up to report the opening of the U.S. Embassy in Havana this summer in an example of a uniquely W&M collaboration.Tue, 15 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400Reves Announces 2016 Faculty Fellows <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Four professors have been award Reves Faculty Fellowships for research in 2016.Fri, 11 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500W&M Alumnus & RAND Defense Analyst to speak about China’s Pursuit of International Leadership <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" Heath.jpg" width="100px" alt="Timothy R. Heath" /></div> Timothy R. Heath ’94, will deliver the 2016 McSwain-Walker Lecture about China-US Relations: Implications of Beijing’s Pursuit of International Leadership.Fri, 04 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500Physics students are a part of LIGO gravitational-wave discovery <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> All of the William & Mary LIGO collaborators, as well as most of the other physicists involved, were able to keep the secret over the months between the Sept. 14 observations and the Feb. 11 announcement.Tue, 23 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500With 13 scholars, William & Mary remains a top Fulbright producer <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> William & Mary has once again been named a top producer of Fulbright U.S. student grant recipients, the Chronicle of Higher Education announced today in its annual list of leading Fulbright-producing institutions.Mon, 22 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500Peace Corps ranks W&M among top volunteer-producing colleges <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> With 24 William & Mary alumni currently serving with the Peace Corps, William & Mary is ranked 10th among medium-sized schools.Thu, 18 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500