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Watch life at W&M, 30 seconds at a time.

Block Party at Sadler West | W&M in 30
Block Party at Sadler West | W&M in 30

In celebration of the new Sadler Center expansion, W&M Student Affairs hosted a Neighborhood Block Party that featured inflatables, live music, a zip line and more. Check out the festivities in this W&M in 30(ish).

W&M in 30: 2022 Intel & EGFC Esports Championship
W&M in 30: 2022 Intel & EGFC Esports Championship

The W&M Academic & Applied Esports Program hosted the 2022 Intel & Electronic Gaming Federation Collegiate (EGFC) Esports Championship on April 29-May 1 for a weekend of community and competition. Six Division 1 esports colleges and universities across the nation competed in person at W&M’s first-ever Program LAN esports event as well as online against 51 other D1 EGFC member schools across the country.

W&M in 30: Doodlefest
W&M in 30: Doodlefest

On April 27, Arts at W&M presented a Pop-Up Doodlefest & Playnote with Sunni (Sun) Brown, the Doodler-in-Residence at MURAL and the Founder of Sunni Brown Ink. This event was hosted by W&M Libraries and co-sponsored by the Arts & Sciences Annual Fund and the Studio for Teaching & Learning Innovation.

W&M in 30: Holi
W&M in 30: Holi

Students gathered on Jamestown Field to celebrate the Hindu Festival of Colors also known as Holi. Holi celebrates the transition into spring and serves as a reminder of good triumphing evil. Throwing colored powder at friends and strangers to brighten their white clothing, is the most beloved tradition of this holiday. By the end of the festivities, everyone is covered in an array of colors and united as one! This event was sponsored by the Hindu, Sikh and Jain Association.

W&M in 30: Sunken Garden
W&M in 30: Sunken Garden

The Sunken Garden is #WilliamAndMary's quad — and a favorite gathering spot in the heart of campus. On any given day, this expansive grass lawn is bustling with activity. The open area is the perfect place to relax in the sun between classes or play a spirited game of football or frisbee. Based on the design for the Chelsea Gardens in London, the Sunken Garden is also host to many other activities throughout the year including bubble soccer (https://youtu.be/plw5N1AuvWg), campus golf, outdoor movies, dances and a variety of fun festivals and ceremonies. #OnlyOneWM #WhereAtWM

W&M in 30: 2021 Move-in
W&M in 30: 2021 Move-in

Take a 30-second look at #WilliamAndMary's #wmMoveIn for the '21-'22 academic school year! #wmOrientation

W&M in 30: 2019 Yule Log
W&M in 30: 2019 Yule Log

The annual Yule Log ceremony gives all parts of the William & Mary community a chance to throw away their troubles and concerns, both literally and metaphorically.

W&M in 30: Homecoming 2019
W&M in 30: Homecoming 2019

With the traditional Homecoming Parade, a visit from Jill Ellis '88 L.H.D. '16 and heartwarming reunions all over campus, William & Mary's 2019 Homecoming & Reunion Weekend was one to remember! Catch up on the weekend in :30 with this recap.

W&M in 30: 2019 Convocation
W&M in 30: 2019 Convocation

William & Mary welcomes the class of 2023! Check out our 30 second recap featuring Convocation speaker, Beth Comstock '82, former vice chair of General Electric. For more information, visit www.wm.edu.

W&M in 30: 2019 Move-In
W&M in 30: 2019 Move-In

It's William & Mary move-in day 2019, welcome to the new students & newest members of the tribe!

W&M in 30: Yule Log 2018
W&M in 30: Yule Log 2018

The annual Yule Log ceremony gives all parts of the William & Mary community a chance to throw away their troubles and concerns, both literally and metaphorically.

W&M in 30: Homecoming 2018
W&M in 30: Homecoming 2018

Homecoming 2018 in 30 seconds! Homecoming & Reunion Weekend 2018 brought together the many branches of the Tribe family tree, with more than 3,800 alumni, parents, family and friends returning to campus to celebrate all that makes William & Mary home.

W&M in 30: Monarchs & Music
W&M in 30: Monarchs & Music

Monarchs & Music: Earth Day Festival sponsored by W&M Sustainability, Monarch & Milkweed Research, and AMP.

W&M in 30: WCWM Fest
W&M in 30: WCWM Fest

Highlights from WCWM Fest sponsored by WCWM Radio and AMP. William & Mary students from SOHLL, Talk to Plants, and The Masaharu Effect opened for headliner Frankie Cosmos. For more information, visit https://wcwm.wm.edu/

W&M in 30: Candlelight Ceremony 2015
W&M in 30: Candlelight Ceremony 2015

The atmosphere is fun and nostalgic, culminating in the illumination of the Wren Yard as light from a Wren Candle is passed from classmate to classmate. #wmgrad

W&M in 30: Day for Admitted Students
W&M in 30: Day for Admitted Students

The admitted Class of 2019 steps foot on campus for the first time at DFAS. This full day on campus includes performances and activities fairs, panels with students, and mock lectures by some of W&M's esteemed faculty.

W&M in 30: Battleship
W&M in 30: Battleship

Campus Recreation hosts the Canoe Battleship Tournament. Four teams enter the water arena, but only one will remain floating!

W&M in 30: Last Day of Classes
W&M in 30: Last Day of Classes

On the last day of classes in the spring, there are official and unofficial traditions galore. As each senior finishes his or her final class at the university, they're invited to ring the ceremonial Wren bell. The cheerful echo of the bell can be heard all day long as seniors line up with their friends and hall mates for this unforgettable moment. #wmldoc

W&M in 30: #wmTribeSnow
W&M in 30: #wmTribeSnow

On a serene winter morning, our beloved campus is covered in white. #wmInWinter