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William and Mary Alumni Magazine: Matters of the Mind

Artwork by Sara Swinson for the W&M Alumni Magazine"I love the brain said Danielle Thomas ’14, who transferred to William & Mary in spring 2012 with a consuming passion. “The heart is boring; it’s just a pump. The brain is so intricate and delicate. It’s an amazing, wonderful creation.”

Thomas dove eagerly into neuroscience studies, eventually majoring in psychology. But switching colleges can be a bumpy ride for any student — and Thomas, who has an autism spectrum disorder known as Asperger’s Syndrome, isn’t just any student.

Read more in the Alumni Magazine (pg 38 of the pdf)