A&S Newshttp://www.wm.edu/as/_rss/as_undergraduate_news.xmlArts & Sciences News RSSWed, 17 Feb 2010 09:32:00 -0500Cascade Servercreative@site.comComfortable with clay: W&M art student wins VMFA Fellowshiphttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/powell-16-vmfa.phpArt and biology student Zoë Powell '16 is one of 10 undergraduates to be awarded a Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship.Wed, 08 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M goes four-for-four in prestigious Goldwater Scholars awardshttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/goldwater-scholars.phpWilliam & Mary has logged an unusual "clean sweep" in a prestigious national scholarship program, with all four of the university's nominees winning Goldwater Scholarships. Mon, 06 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Ifill to students: 'expand the conversation'http://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/ifill-visits.phpNews anchor, journalist and author Gwen Ifill visited William & Mary earlier this week to engage with students, faculty and staff as the 2015 Hunter B. Andrews Distinguished Fellow in American Politics.Wed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M Bosnia Project: major award, new homehttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/bosnia-project.phpThe project captures the Best Practices in International Education Award for Student Philanthropy. The project will now be housed at ITPIRTue, 17 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M philosophy professors reflect on Descarteshttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/decartes.phpToday, March 31, marks the anniversary of Descartes' birth in 1596. William & Mary philosophy professors reflect on the man, his legacy and his relevancy.Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400A royal opportunityhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/grastara-17-nelson-16.phpThe Presidential Precinct offered two William & Mary in Washington students the chance to promote and handle social media for "Magna Carta 2015," which featured a visit from Prince Charles.Fri, 20 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M faculty and alumni to take part in Presidential Precinct global issues forumhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/magna-carta-forum.phpFour members of the W&M community will have key roles in a day-long global issues forum highlighted by a discussion with Britain's Prince Charles. Fri, 13 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400Boswell Symposium to focus on LGBTQA youthhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/boswell-symposium.phpThe second annual Boswell Symposium at William & Mary will focus on the issues and experiences of LGBTQA youth.Wed, 11 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400New African language course offers students a global perspectivehttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/teaching-wolof.phpVisiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology Ali Colleen Neff is teaching the AFST 306 class on basic Wolof, a language seen predominantly in the African countries of Senegal, Mauritania and Gambia.Fri, 06 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500W&M launches first art photography classhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/art-photography.phpFour senior Art & Art History students are getting a crash course in photography even as the program continues to develop.Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500Student choreographer takes W&M to church in 'Crowns'http://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/hopkins-15-crowns.phpKristin Hopkins '15 choreographed "Crowns."Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500Marge Lobeck '15 to receive Monroe Prizehttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/lobeck-15-monroe-prize.phpMarge Lobeck '15 will be awarded the 2015 James Monroe Prize in Civic Leadership for her work with organizations like Camp Kesem.Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500Bergan ’15 named Jefferson Prize winnerhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/bergan-15-jeffersonprize.phpWill Bergan ’15, a math and physics double major from Springfield, Virginia, is the 2015 recipient of William & Mary’s Thomas Jefferson Prize in Natural Philosophy, William & Mary's top honor for science and mathematics undergraduates.Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500Sinfonicron presents ‘Pirates of Penzance’ for 50th anniversaryhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/sinfonicron-pirates.phpThe Sinfonicron Light Opera Company is celebrating its 50th anniversary season.Fri, 16 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500Breaking Ebolahttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/flaherty-92-ebola.phpTraveling to Liberia this fall, public health advocate Patrick Flaherty ’92 marshalled his expertise and training to take on a deadly adversary – the Ebola virus.Tue, 13 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500Alice Perrin '15 selected for Jefferson Lab research assistantshiphttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/perrin-15-jlab.phpA physics undergraduate at William & Mary has been selected for a research assistantship at the U.S. Department of Energy's Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility, or Jefferson Lab.Fri, 09 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500Triathlete Langley tests herself against the worldhttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/langley-triathlete.phpThe sophomore from Connecticut took off last semester to compete in World Championship races -- and held her own against more experienced competition.Thu, 08 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500Senator visits ITPIR and AidDatahttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/kaine-aiddata.phpThe U.S. senator met on Dec. 5 with faculty, staff and students to discuss their research initiatives.Tue, 09 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500Finding community, self-discovery in black aestheticshttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/black-aesthetics.phpStudents in an Africana studies course this fall explored black expressive culture.Thu, 11 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500Jamie Quatro offers 12 tips for students and aspiring writershttp://www.wm.edu/as/undergraduate/news/quatro-tips.phpQuatro, who received her master’s degree in English from W&M in 1999, is the author of a decorated 2013 collection of short stories. She visited campus in late November courtesy of the Patrick Hayes Writers Series.Wed, 03 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500