Connecting 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 -0400Kaine, Reveley welcome YALI Fellows to Virginia,-reveley-welcome-yali-fellows-to-virginia.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="kaineyalicontent.jpg" /> </div> Starting mid-July, 25 young African leaders will spend the last two weeks of a six-week leadership and mentoring program at William & Mary, then meet with President Obama.Tue, 17 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0400Statement on Mitchell Reiss being named CW president <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> The following is a statement by William & Mary President Taylor Reveley on Mitchell B. Reiss being named president and CEO of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. Tue, 17 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0400Henry Broaddus named W&M vice president for strategic initiatives <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Henry Broaddus, longtime dean of admission at William & Mary and the current associate provost for enrollment, has been named the university's vice president for strategic initiatives.Fri, 13 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0400IR Scholars Oppose Military Assistance in Ukraine, Military Aid to Egypt,-military-aid-to-egypt.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="TRIP_thumb.png" /></div> A survey of 950 international relations (IR) scholars at U.S. universities finds that IR scholars oppose sending military assistance to Ukraine.Mon, 02 Jun 2014 09:00:00 -0400Swem Archives capture stories of earliest Asian students at W&M <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" Pan_0.jpg" width="100px" alt="Ming Pan_0.jpg" /></div> In honor of Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month, Swem Library’s archivists recently explored the university archives to discover stories of the earliest known Asian and Asian American students and faculty at William & Mary. Tue, 27 May 2014 09:00:00 -0400AidData helps launch new platform to map aid results in Africa <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" _FINAL200.jpg" width="100px" alt="logo200.jpg" /> </div> AidData and the African Development Bank launched an interactive platform to help track development aid in Africa.Thu, 22 May 2014 00:00:00 -0400Sgt. Petry to Class of 2014: Be an everyday hero <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> You don’t have to be nationally recognized or wear a uniform to be a hero to someone, Medal of Honor recipient Leroy Petry told William & Mary's Class of 2014 on Sunday.Mon, 12 May 2014 01:00:00 -0400Qian (Lindsey) Ling LL.M. '14 Speaks at William & Mary Law School's Diploma Ceremony <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="ling.jpg" /></div> Qian (Lindsey) Ling, a member of the LL.M. Class of 2014, provided words of welcome at William & Mary Law School's Diploma Ceremony on May 11, held under sunny skies at Lake Matoaka Amphitheatre in Williamsburg, Virginia.Fri, 23 May 2014 10:00:00 -0400President Taylor Reveley's Commencement remarks <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Reveley addressed the Commencement audience at William & Mary Hall on Sunday, May 11, 2014.Sun, 11 May 2014 01:00:00 -0400Commencement remarks of Sgt. 1st Class Leroy A. Petry <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> A 2011 Medal of Honor recipient, he offered the Commencement speech to the Class of 2014 moments after receiving an honorary degree, Doctor of Public Service.Sun, 11 May 2014 01:00:00 -0400‘Face the Nation’ returns to W&M to interview Chancellor Robert M. Gates <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Longtime broadcast journalist Bob Schieffer is returning to the university this weekend to interview W&M Chancellor and former Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates '65 for "Face the Nation."Thu, 08 May 2014 01:00:00 -0400Two students to study in UK as part of Fulbright Summer Institute <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Two William & Mary undergraduates will study in the United Kingdom this summer as part of the Fulbright Summer Institute, one of the most prestigious and selective summer scholarship programs in the world.Mon, 05 May 2014 01:00:00 -0400Mack '15 awarded Gates Scholarship <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="mack sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> A Hampton, Virginia, native, Terrence Mack will study in Germany this summer, continuing his goal of becoming a high school German teacher.Tue, 29 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400