A&S Newshttp://www.wm.edu/as/_rss/asnews.xmlArts & Sciences News RSSTue, 16 Feb 2010 13:19:25 -0500Cascade Servercreative@wm.eduELF car among $90,000 of approved green fee projectshttp://www.wm.edu/as/news/2016-green-fee-projects.phpStudents will be able to check-out the solar-powered bike-car hybrid, which is one of the projects approved this spring for green fee project funding.Fri, 13 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400A rocky past shapes a promising future for W&M graduate http://www.wm.edu/as/news/mansaray-16.phpAlpha Mansaray ’16 spent a large part of his childhood escaping war in Sierra Leone. He will graduate from W&M Saturday, with ambitions of one day returning to his home country to help.Thu, 12 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400It doesn't have the glamour of Venus, but the transit of Mercury is still pretty coolhttp://www.wm.edu/as/news/mercury-transit.phpPlanetary transits are essentially teeny, tiny eclipses and so it was proper that a group of William & Mary faculty preparing for a 2017 solar eclipse get a start with a viewing of the transit of Mercury.Tue, 10 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Graduating senior donates kidney to set an examplehttp://www.wm.edu/as/news/friend-16-kidney.phpChristoffer Friend '16 anonymously donated one of his kidneys to a stranger in need of a transplant.Mon, 09 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Feel the love: Club tennis wins major national awardhttp://www.wm.edu/as/news/club-tennis.phpFour organizations, including the U.S. Tennis Association, name Tribe club tennis national club of the year for 2016.Mon, 09 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400It takes a research universityhttp://www.wm.edu/as/news/research-u.phpIt takes a research university to bring together the resources required to address big questions, but the term “research university” takes a bit of unpacking in the context of an institution that, as the charter mandates, "shall be called and denominated, for ever, the College of William and Mary."Wed, 20 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400