News Stories

Riofrio honored with Thomas Jefferson Teaching Award

Hispanic Studies Professor John Riofrio will be awarded William & Mary's 2015 Thomas Jefferson Teaching Award on Charter Day. The award recognizes inspirational teachers among younger faculty members.

Commencement 2011
Commencement 2013

On May 11th 2013 over 70 IR and 48 GS majors celebrated their graduation at PBK Hall. Congratulations Class of 2013!!!

Global Film Festival focuses on 'Film and the City'

The College of William and Mary's fifth annual Global Film Festival will feature films, musical performances, and guest filmmakers from around the world from Feb. 16-19.

Japan’s disaster affects W&M family

Greenbaum is one of many William & Mary alumni, students and faculty who were impacted by the magnitude-9.0 earthquake and subsequent tsunami that devastated Japan on March 11.

Japan Recovery Initiative

The William and Mary Japan Recovery Initiative aims to help those affected by the earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan’s Tohoku region on March 11, 2011.

Bruce Campbell: One of W&M's unsung Fulbright heroes

Much of their success is owed to the support and opportunities offered to them by the College's faculty members and staff members, who work tirelessly with students across the disciplines to prepare them for the scholarships.

Kitamura Publishes Screening Enlightenment

Associate Professor Hiroshi Kitamura has published Screening Enlightenment: Hollywood and the Cultural Reconstruction of Defeated Japan

IR/GS 2010 Commencement remarks from Dr. Virginia Bouvier

The following are the remarks that Dr. Virginia Bouvier - Senior Program Officer for Latin America, Center for Mediation and Conflict Resolution (The United States Institute of Peace, USIP) gave during our IR/GS 2010 Commencement ceremony.

Ethical fashion: Aware of what we wear

The first Ethical Fashion Show at William & Mary highlights the commitment of the university and its students to sustainability.

Global Studies 2010 Graduation

50 Global Studies majors celebrated their graduation at PBK Hall on Saturday morning May 15. Congratulations class of 2010!

Student-curated exhibition opens Friday

"Merging Souls: Arts of Devotion in Latin America" is a student-curated exhibition that will open on Friday, April 23 at the Muscarelle Museum of Art. A student symposium, scheduled for Friday, April 30, will showcase their research on the objects and themes on display.

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Summer in St. Petersburg

A large group of our own RPSS majors will be spending this summer studying for six weeks in St. Petersburg, Russia in the WM Summer Study Abroad Program.

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ES student Andrea Faatz '10 receives NATO internship

Three W&M students have been offered, and have accepted, internships with the U.S. Mission to NATO for the coming summer. Congratulations Andrea!

College to host high school Model U.N. conference

Students from approximately 60 high schools nationwide will visit the College this weekend for the 23rd annual William & Mary High School Model United Nations Conference (WMHSMUN).

Ed Dept. Grant Awarded

John Eisele and Driss Cherkaoui have been awarded a Dept. of Education grant for their textbook series on Arabic

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Latinos in America

John Riofrio, "Rio," recently published an editorial response to CNN's documentary Latino in America in the Huffington Post

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Homecoming 2009

Thank you to all those who attended our homecoming reception!

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Congratulations EAS faculty publication!

Professor Kevin A. Vose`s new book, Resurrecting Candrakirti: Disputes in the Tibetan Creation of Prasangika, was published from Wisdom Publications in 2009. Congratulations! Read more about its content here.

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GS Graduation 2009

50 GS majors celebrated their graduation in PBK May 16. Congratulations class of 2009!

GS Homecoming

You are cordially invited to a reception for internationally-oriented William and Mary Alumni at this 2009 homecoming celebration.

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Congratulations: Faculty Publication

Congratulations to Rachel DiNitto for the publication of Uchida Hyakken: A Critique of Modernity and Militarism in Prewar Japan (Harvard University Press, 2008).

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European Studies Student Wins Fulbright to Andorra

European Studies concentrator, Ariel Hunsberger, has received a Fulbright grant for 2008-09 to the Principality of Andorra in the eastern Pyrenees mountains on the border between France and Spain.

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Phares explores Al Qaeda and Middle Eastern affairs

Almost every night, major news channels discuss the "conflict in the Middle East." What comes to mind when one hears that, however? According to Walid Phares, there is no one answer.