Campus Newshttp://www.wm.edu/news/rss/news.xmlCampus News RSSWed, 16 Jul 2008 10:47:53 -0400Cascade Servercreative@wm.eduLook, but don't touch: Our Isaac Newton trees are bearing fruithttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/look,-but-dont-touch-our-isaac-newton-trees-are-bearing-fruit123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/apple-thumb2.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Several apples have begun growing on the university's Newton trees.Tue, 26 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M students confront global complexity at U.S.-Mexico borderhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-students-confront-global-complexity-at-u.s.-mexico-border.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/border/border-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Two professors and nine undergraduate students immersed themselves in field research at the United States-Mexico border, bringing global lessons back to campus and the Williamsburg community.Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Virginia Coastal Policy Clinic has a new namehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/virginia-coastal-policy-clinic-has-new-name.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/virginia coastal policy center/cypher200.jpg" width="100px" alt="cypher200.jpg" /></div> New designation will allow Clinic to broaden message, activities, responsibilities and partnerships.Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Stancioiu nets grant to study portraiture in Cretehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/stancioiu-nets-grant-to-study-portraiture-in-crete123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/cristina-stancioiu/stancioiu-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Art History Professor Cristina Stancioiu will study portraiture in remote areas of Crete and Rhodes, thanks to a Franklin Research Grant.Thu, 21 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M graduate students receive counseling fellowshipshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-graduate-students-receive-counseling-fellowships123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/kim-content.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Four William & Mary graduate students in the School of Education were recently selected for fellowship programs with the NBCC Foundation.Wed, 20 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400James W. McGlothlin receives Law School Association's Citizen Lawyer Awardhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/james-w.-mcglothlin-receives-law-school-associations-citizen-lawyer-award.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/law school commencement 2015/mcglothlin200.jpg" width="100px" alt="mcglothlin200.jpg" /></div> The award, the Association's highest recognition, is given annually to a graduate or friend of the Law School who has made "a lifetime commitment to citizenship and leadership."Tue, 19 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Gates urges law graduates to spend time in public servicehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/gates-urges-law-graduates-to-spend-time-in-public-service.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/law school commencement 2015/lawgradfull200.jpg" width="100px" alt="lawgradfull200.jpg" /></div> Former Secretary of Defense and William & Mary Chancellor Robert M. Gates '65 urged the Law School's Class of 2015 to embrace public service as one of the "duties and responsibilities that come with citizenship." Tue, 19 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Five join the ranks of William & Mary honorary alumnihttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/five-join-the-ranks-of-william--mary-honorary-alumni123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/hon-alumni-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> On May 15, 2015, during a ceremony at the Alumni House, five dedicated individuals were welcomed into the Alumni Association as honorary alumni.Tue, 19 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400‘A time of consequence:’ Rice, Gates reflect on public servicehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/a-time-of-consequence-rice,-gates-reflect-on-public-service123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/rice-gates-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> About 30 William & Mary student leaders got a peek beyond the headlines – and beyond the official titles – during an intimate chat Friday with Condoleezza Rice and Robert Gates.Mon, 18 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Commencement awardshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/commencement-awards.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/commencement awards sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="commencement awards sqthumb.jpg" /></div> The following awards were presented during Commencement ceremonies on May 16, 2015.Mon, 18 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M celebrates more than 2,500 new graduateshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-celebrates-more-than-2,000-new-graduates.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/grads sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="grads sqthumb.jpg" /></div> Former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, Chancellor Robert Gates and President Taylor Reveley extol them to devote at least part of their lives to service.Sat, 16 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Video of Condoleezza Rice's Commencement remarkshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/condoleezza-rices-commencement-remarks-video.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/rice sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="rice sqthumb.jpg" /></div> Condoleezza Rice addressed the Class of 2015 at its Commencement ceremony.Sat, 16 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Taylor Reveley's 2015 Commencement remarkshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/taylor-reveleys-commencement-remarks.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/reveley-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The following are the prepared closing remarks of President Taylor Reveley for the 2015 Commencement ceremony.Sat, 16 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Anthropology grad student scores ‘best poster’ awardhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/anthropology-grad-student-scores-best-poster-award.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/poster-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Jenna Kay Carlson created a poster that was awarded the top student poster at the 2015 conference of the Society of American Archaeology.Fri, 15 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Reichwein offers fellow graduates a life lesson in perseverancehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/reichwein-offers-fellow-graduates-a-lesson-in-perseverance.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/daniel sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="daniel sqthumb.jpg" /></div> Daniel Reichwein pushed aside unimaginable tragedy and trauma early in his life to gain a degree from William & Mary Saturday. Thu, 14 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400A shared alma mater: Kente ceremony to reunite high school principal, studenthttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/a-shared-alma-mater-kente-ceremony-to-reunite-high-school-principal,-student123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/walden-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Leslie Walden '15 asked his high school principal, Lynn Briley '71, to participate in Friday's Donning of the Kente ceremony. Briley was one of W&M's first residential African-American students.Thu, 14 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Two sophomores awarded NOAA Hollings scholarshipshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/two-sophomores-awarded-noaa-hollings-scholarships123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/hollings-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Two William & Mary sophomores were awarded the Hollings Scholarship, one of the programs offered by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.Wed, 13 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400One for the books: Class of 1965 sets 50th reunion class giving recordhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/one-for-the-books-class-of-1965-sets-50th-reunion-class-giving-record.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/50th-gift-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The class raised $20.6 million for their alma mater. The reunion gift included contributions from 52 percent of all alumni from the Class of 1965 and 60 percent of those who graduated.Tue, 12 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M students to be commissioned as Army officers Fridayhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-students-to-be-commissioned-as-army-officers-friday.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/daly-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Brig. Gen. (promotable) Edward M. Daly, deputy chief of staff for U.S. Army Materiel Command, will speak at the event.Tue, 12 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Sensharma '15 selected as student speaker for Commencementhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/sensharma-15-selected-as-student-speaker-for-commencement.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/student-spkr-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Anuraag Sensharma '15 was selected as this year's student speaker for Commencement.Tue, 12 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400