World Cup champion coach Ellis coming for Family Weekend <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" ellis sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="jill ellis sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> Jill Ellis '88 will attend a women's soccer match vs. Hofstra on Friday, September 25 and a football game vs. Stony Book the following day.Thu, 03 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400In new book, Seger finds answers in ‘landscapes in between’ <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> W&M Assistant Italian Studies Professor Monica Seger has published her first book, 'Landscapes in Between: Environmental Change in Modern Italian Literature and Film.'Wed, 02 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400More than 200,000 see Muscarelle’s ‘Leonardo’ show in Mexico <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Between Williamsburg, Boston and Mexico City, the Muscarelle-curated "Leonardo da Vinci and the Idea of Beauty" has been viewed by more than 360,000 patrons.Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400A digital detective <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="Haitao Xu reports for work on the Alibaba corporate campus in Hangzhou, China. " /> </div> Online ratings and reviews are a helpful, if imperfect, guide for potential customers.Mon, 24 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400Persist and shout: Male bluebirds sing louder & lower to be heard over our racket <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Birds "shout" to be heard over the noise produced by man-made activity, new research has shown.Fri, 21 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400BNU students experience 'The American Way' <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="chinese sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> Forty students from Beijing Normal spent five weeks of summer school here taking a variety of courses. It was the first-ever collaboration of this type between the two universities.Wed, 12 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400William & Mary Public Policy Program expands scope of offerings <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" policy/books200.jpg" width="100px" alt="books200.jpg" /> </div> Program adds international development and policy curriculum.Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0400Intriguing internships: digital marketing in Paris <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Mariana Navarrete Morales, MBA/MPP '16, is a digital marketing intern with Chatabl, a start-up company founded in 2014 by a team of French and American entrepreneurs and based in Paris, France.Mon, 27 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0400South Africa trip teaches W&M grad students about higher ed issues abroad <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> A group of graduate students with the William & Mary School of Education recently traveled to South Africa to learn about higher education and counseling in the country as it continues to evolve 21 years following the end of apartheid.Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0400Young African Leaders Come to William & Mary <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" widget.jpg" width="100px" alt="YALI Fellows of 2015" /></div> 2015 Mandela Washington Fellows are being hosted through William & Mary's partnership with the Presidential PrecinctThu, 16 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0400Opinions of IR scholars, public differ on world crises <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" content.jpg" width="100px" alt="TRIP content.jpg" /> </div> W&M's TRIP and University of Wisconsin's WIPPO polls are a step forward in studying how — and perhaps why — expert and public opinion on international politics and policy issues differs. Thu, 09 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M's own Jill Ellis '88 coaches U.S. team to World Cup championship <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" cup sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="world cup sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> Carli Lloyd's three goals help give coach Jill Ellis' team its first title since 1999.Sun, 05 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0400Four students carry 'Big Idea' to Haiti <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> The team's idea to teach children to read and write in Haitian Creole using laptops finished second in a contest at UC-Berkeley. They're in Haiti now, implementing the approach.Thu, 04 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0400Bring out your drones: To Yorubaland on the trail of the Black Death <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Gerard Chouin hopes to find evidence to support his belief that the bubonic plague was as destructive a force in urban Africa as it was in the cities of Europe.Tue, 02 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M students confront global complexity at U.S.-Mexico border <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Two professors and nine undergraduate students immersed themselves in field research at the United States-Mexico border, bringing global lessons back to campus and the Williamsburg community.Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Stancioiu nets grant to study portraiture in Crete <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Art History Professor Cristina Stancioiu will study portraiture in remote areas of Crete and Rhodes, thanks to a Franklin Research Grant.Thu, 21 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Build & Sell Businesses in China: From W&M English Major to Entrepreneur <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="Danny Levinson " /></div> Live videoconference with Beijing- and Hong Kong-based entrepreneur, Danny Levinson '96.Wed, 20 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Five join the ranks of William & Mary honorary alumni <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> On May 15, 2015, during a ceremony at the Alumni House, five dedicated individuals were welcomed into the Alumni Association as honorary alumni.Tue, 19 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Gates urges law graduates to spend time in public service <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" school commencement 2015/lawgradfull200.jpg" width="100px" alt="lawgradfull200.jpg" /> </div> Former Secretary of Defense and William & Mary Chancellor Robert M. Gates '65 urged the Law School's Class of 2015 to embrace public service as one of the "duties and responsibilities that come with citizenship." Tue, 19 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Video of Condoleezza Rice's Commencement remarks <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="rice sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> Condoleezza Rice addressed the Class of 2015 at its Commencement ceremony.Sat, 16 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400