Judge John Charles Thomas, a longtime member of the Board of Visitors, delivered a rousing speech as part of the university’s Opening Convocation ceremony in the Wren Yard.
Work continues to implement changes recommended by the William & Mary Task Force on Race and Race Relations.
William & Mary is among the select few – 20, in fact – to earn an Excellence Award from the National Panhellenic Conference.
Maggie Burkhart Evans, who previously served as executive assistant to the president of James Madison University, started as W&M’s associate vice president for campus living and director of residence life Aug. 14.
The facility will serve as a gathering place for Jewish students to participate in a variety of cultural, spiritual, social and educational activities and programming.
Representing New Zealand, the team ended with a top-five small delegation finish. Eight students won individual commendation or diplomacy awards.
The April 3 event will feature a wide variety of speakers – including several members of the W&M community.
Filmmaker Spike Lee will present the 2016 Atwater Lecture at William & Mary April 20.
The Chainsmokers will perform at William & Mary Hall April 7 with special guest New Politics.
The university’s four current Community Engagement Fellows recently talked with W&M News about what active citizenship entails and how their experience as fellows has affected their own pursuit of active citizenship.
With 24 William & Mary alumni currently serving with the Peace Corps, William & Mary is ranked 10th among medium-sized schools.
William & Mary President Taylor Reveley and other campus leaders participated in the event, which built upon the Virginia Governor’s Higher Education Presidents’ Summit on the Service Year held at W&M in October 2015.
Speakers and students alike gathered at the William & Mary School of Education Saturday, all with a shared passion for exceptional students who deserve additional educational opportunities.
For her work in addressing poverty, educational and health disparities, and human rights abuses, Hallie Westlund is the recipient of William & Mary's 2016 James Monroe Prize in Civic Leadership.
Comedian, writer and actor Bo Burnham will perform at William & Mary Feb. 6 as part of Charter Day weekend festivities.
The William & Mary community is expected to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. in January with a series of events, including service opportunities for students and a commemoration ceremony with guest speaker Melissa Harris-Perry, an MSNBC host and Wake Forest University professor.
William & Mary has received Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, the organization announced Wednesday.