A&S Newshttps://www.wm.edu/as/_rss/asnews.xmlArts & Sciences News RSSTue, 16 Feb 2010 13:19:25 -0500Cascade Servercreative@wm.edu1619-2019: From Trauma to Triumphhttps://www.wm.edu/as/news/hist-trauma-to-triumph.phpIn late August of 1619, a ship landed in Point Comfort, Virginia with what was recorded as “20 and odd Negars” on board. In the language of the era, the word ‘negar’ meant black, and these men, women and children from West Central Africa had dark skin, burnished by the sun.Fri, 23 Aug 2019 00:00:00 -0400Mite work: Greenhouse uses predatory insects for pest control https://www.wm.edu/as/news/mite-work.phpThe William & Mary greenhouse has started a new program to limit the use of chemicals by relying on predatory insects for pest control. It’s the biological equivalent of fighting fire with fire – and so far it’s working.Wed, 21 Aug 2019 00:00:00 -0400W&M theatre’s scene, costume shops settle into temporary homeshttps://www.wm.edu/as/news/scene,-costume-shops-settle.phpOrganization has been the key to moving and resetting the massive scene and costume operations that William & Mary theatre uses to teach students and create the university’s productions.Tue, 20 Aug 2019 00:00:00 -0400Philosopher receives NEH summer institute granthttps://www.wm.edu/as/news/phil-neh-summer-institute-grant.phpElizabeth Radcliffe, Professor of Philosophy at William & Mary, and Angela Coventry, Associate Professor of Philosophy at Portland State University, have received a grant of $185,975 from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 13:00:00 -0400Rossiter Earns Best Article Awardhttps://www.wm.edu/as/news/pubp-rossiter-earns-best-article.phpCongratulations to Lou Rossiter, Adjunct Professor of Public Policy, for winning best article award.Mon, 19 Aug 2019 00:00:00 -0400Intern Profile - Shelley Harris-Strimaitishttps://www.wm.edu/as/news/pubp-intern_harris.phpShelley Harris-Strimaitis, MPP '20, interns at the City of WilliamsburgThu, 08 Aug 2019 01:00:00 -0400