Under Cover Down Underhttps://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/under-cover-down-under.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/platypus_200.jpg" width="100px" alt="platypus_200.jpg" /></div> Claire Murphy '19 is a Biology major and Marine Science minor. She's currently on SIT's semester program, Australia: Rainforest, Reef & Cultural Ecology. One of the research projects has involved tracking platypuses.Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400Did the second plague pandemic reach Sub-Saharan Africa?https://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/did-the-second-plague-pandemic-reach-sub-saharan-africa.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/plague-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="plague-square.jpg" /> </div> History professor Gérard Chouin and other scholars will soon publish a group of four papers with new evidence supporting his hypothesis that the medieval bubonic plague epidemic spread to Sub-Saharan Africa.Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400LL.M. Students Explore the American Legal System and Life in Williamsburghttps://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/ll.m.-students-explore-the-american-legal-system-and-life-in-williamsburg.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/lecture01_b_200.jpg" width="100px" alt="lecture01_b_200.jpg" /></div> The LL.M. program at William & Mary Law School offers students from all over the world the chance to explore the American legal system while also being a part of the William & Mary student community. Tue, 03 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400Neotopia: How Technology is Fostering a Paradigm Shift in Art & Culturehttps://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/neotopia-how-technology-is-fostering-a-paradigm-shift-in-art--culture.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/square200.png" width="100px" alt="square200.png" /></div> William and Mary alumna Soh Yeong Roh ’84 will deliver the 2017 George Tayloe Ross Address on International Peace. Her talk, entitled Neotopia: Technology and Humanity, will be held Tuesday, October 10, 2017, at 5pm in Brinkley Commons, at the Raymond A. Mason School of Business, 101 Ukrop Way. The lecture is free and open to the public.Tue, 26 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Visiting Scholars Enrich William & Mary Law School Communityhttps://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/visiting-scholars-enrich-william--mary-law-school-community.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/lecture01_b_200.jpg" width="100px" alt="lecture01_b_200.jpg" /></div> Visiting scholars are able to use the Wolf Law Library and all of its resources to dive deeper into their particular areas of interest and become acquainted with different language sources.Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400W&M welcomes U.S.-Spain Council to campushttps://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/wm_welcomes_u.s._spain_council_to_campus.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/us-spain-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Mapp" /> </div> Some of the top business and government officials from the United States and Spain — including the defense leaders of both countries — gathered at William & Mary on Saturday as part of the 2017 U.S.-Spain Council Forum.Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Ethnomusicologist returns to Indonesia for new research on Islamic musichttps://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/ethnomusicologist_returns_to_Indonesia.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/rasmussen-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="rasmussen-square.jpg" /> </div> Anne Rasmussen, William & Mary professor of music and ethnomusicology, spent the first six months of this year as a Fulbright U.S. Scholar researching Islamic music in Indonesia.Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400Video feature: W&M geology in Norwayhttps://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/geology-in-norway.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/content/geologysquareimage.jpg" width="100px" alt="Geology in Norway " /> </div> Geology professors Christopher Bailey and Nicolas Balascio melded a class field trip with an NSF-funded research project above the Arctic Circle in Norway.Thu, 17 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400Shark Tank Rewards Entrepreneurial Solutions to Real World Problemshttps://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/shark-tank-rewards-entrepreneurial-solutions-to-real-world-problems.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/shark-tank-thumb1.jpg" width="100px" alt="shark-tank-thumb.jpg" /></div> ITPIR's third Shark Tank competition proved the power of research, collaboration, mentoring and creative approaches to using data in solving real world problems.Tue, 15 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400Gaining a deeper feeling for Chinese culturehttps://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/gaining-a-deeper-feeling-for-chinese-culture.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/chinese-sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="chinese-sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> The Confucius Institute at William & Mary recently completed its annual Chinese Culture Summer Camp for eight lucky youngsters.Wed, 09 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400CERN memories: And then there was the time the weasel took down the ion collider ...https://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/cern_memories.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/cern-thumb.png" width="100px" alt="CERN" /> </div> A contingent of William & Mary students worked and studied this summer at CERN, the European high-energy physics facility renowned as the site of the discovery of the Higgs boson. Thu, 03 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Ancient Art of Scholars' Rockshttps://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/ancient-art-of-scholars-rocks.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/sites/confuciusinstitute/_photosets/scholars-rocks-lecture/speaker-kemin-hu-with-the-banner-of-confucius-institute.jpg" width="100px" alt="The Speaker" /> </div> Scholars' Rocks Expert Kemin Hu delivered a lecture about Scholars' Rocks on July 13, 2017, at the Muscarelle Museum of Art.Wed, 19 Jul 2017 08:55:00 -0400Mandela Washington Fellows Come to W&Mhttps://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/mandela-washington-fellows-come-to-wm.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/yali_image_thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Yali 2017" /></div> On July 15, 2017, William & Mary will welcome 25 of Africa’s brightest, emerging civic leaders for 15 days of leadership training, public policy seminars, mentorship and collaboration with local faculty and community members. Thu, 13 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400Hosts’ warm embrace makes choirs’ trip to South Africa uniquehttps://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/hosts-warm-embrace-makes-choirs-trip-to-south-africa-unique.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/choirs-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="choirs-square.jpg" /> </div> William & Mary singers started off in their usual formal performance mode. But by the end of their summer trip to South Africa, the W&M Choir and Botetourt Chamber Singers had warmed up to a very different way of experiencing music.Wed, 12 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400For the greater green and goldhttps://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/for-the-greater-green-and-gold.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/dunn-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="dunn-thumb.jpg" /> </div> Terra Alpha Investments advocates for companies to adopt environmentally smart practices.Tue, 27 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400FaceTime vs. face time: Diplomacy in the age of technologyhttps://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="https://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.https://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="https://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 missionhttps://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="https://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 offershttps://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/pettit-experienced-the-world-wm-offers.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://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 fellowshiphttps://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="https://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 -0400