Shark Tank Rewards Entrepreneurial Solutions to Real World Problemshttp://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="http://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 culturehttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/gaining-a-deeper-feeling-for-chinese-culture.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/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 ...http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/cern_memories.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://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 -0400Mandela Washington Fellows Come to W&Mhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/mandela-washington-fellows-come-to-wm.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://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 uniquehttp://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="http://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 goldhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/for-the-greater-green-and-gold.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://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 technologyhttp://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="http://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.http://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="http://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 missionhttp://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="http://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 offershttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/pettit-experienced-the-world-wm-offers.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://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 fellowshiphttp://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="http://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 -0400Robert Gates’ papers open to publichttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/robert_gates_papers_open_to_public.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/gates-papers-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="gates-papers-thumb.jpg" /> </div> The personal papers of William & Mary Chancellor and former U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates ’65, L.H.D. ’98 are now open to researchers and the public.Mon, 08 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Pursuit of education takes W&M senior around the worldhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/pursuit-of-education-takes-wm-senior-around-the-world.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/phan-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="phan-thumb.jpg" /> </div> The pursuit of education has taken QuynhNhu Phan '17 around the world.Mon, 08 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Former W&M fellow speaks to how the all-volunteer military can be sustainedhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/former-wm-fellow-speaks-to-how-the-all-volunteer-military-can-be-sustained.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/AVF-Post-Story-Square.jpg" width="100px" alt="Helping Hand" /> </div> Military, government and academic experts regarding the United States’ Armed Forces spoke to a crowd of about 100 at the second annual All-Volunteer Force Symposium April 27 at William & Mary’s Sadler Center.Fri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400W&M donors give seven-figure gift for international learning, researchhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/wm-donors-give-seven-figure-gift-for-international-learning-research .php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/content/trice-thumb1.jpg" width="100px" alt="trice-thumb.jpg" /> </div> The gift will fund endowments and need-based fellowships/internships, among other priorities, in William & Mary's Institute for the Theory & Practice of International Relations and Public Policy Program. Wed, 03 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Illuminating royalty: W&M Libraries partner on Georgian Papers Programmehttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/illuminating_royalty_wm_libraries_partner_on_georgian_papers_programme.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/gpp-swem/gpp-group-pic-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="gpp-group-pic-square" /> </div> W&M students at Swem Library are helping transcribe the thousands of royal documents being released to the public online.Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -040012 W&M students receive Fulbright grantshttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/twelve_wm_students_receive_fulbright_grants.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/fulbright-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="fulbright-thumb" /> </div> W&M maintained its exceptional track record with the Fulbright program with 12 grads heading abroad for the 2017-18 academic year.Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400WMCI 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 -0400Faculty on topic: the historical cost and consequences of using forcehttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2017/faculty_on_topic_the_historical_cost_and_cosequences_of_using_force.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2017/thumbnails/chesssquare.jpg" width="100px" alt="chesspiece" /> </div> According to Clayton J. Cleveland, governments of countries around the world are more likely to work together in joint military operations because the monetary costs of unilateral action are becoming too high and are being viewed as politically inappropriate.Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400