Campus Newshttp://www.wm.edu/news/rss/news.xmlCampus News RSSWed, 16 Jul 2008 10:47:53 -0400Cascade Servercreative@wm.eduWhat to expect from the 2016 New Hampshire primaryhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/what-to-expect-from-the-2016-new-hampshire-primary.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/Hampshiresquare.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Professor of government John J. McGlennon recently joined William & Mary News to discuss the upcoming 2016 New Hampshire primary, which is scheduled to take place February 9.Mon, 08 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500Ellen Stofan '83: Contributions of all needed as NASA reaches for Marshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/cd-story-2016.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/stofan-cd-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Ellen Stofan '83 served as the keynote speaker at William & Mary’s 2016 Charter Day ceremony.Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500W&M Board extends contract for President Reveleyhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/wm-board-extends-contract-for-president-reveley.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/campus-figures/reveley-window-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The William & Mary Board of Visitors unanimously approved a resolution Friday extending the contract of President Taylor Reveley through June 2018.Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500Gates talks new book, leadership in Thursday Q&Ahttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/gates-book-talk123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/book-talk-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Chancellor Robert M. Gates ’65, L.H.D. ’98 gave a talk at William & Mary Thursday about his new book, "A Passion for Leadership: Lessons on Change and Reform from Fifty Years of Public Service."Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500W&M students, education experts 'collaborate to educate'http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/wm-students,-professionals-collaborate-to-educate.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/c2e-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Collaborate to Educate" /></div> Speakers and students alike gathered at the William & Mary School of Education Saturday, all with a shared passion for exceptional students who deserve additional educational opportunities.Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500Earl Gregg Swem, architect of a great libraryhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/earl-gregg-swem,-architect-of-a-great-library.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/swem-bio-sqthumb2.jpg" width="100px" alt="swem bio sqthumb2.jpg" /></div> His passion and tenacity during 24 years as W&M librarian blazed a trail the university still follows today.Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500Ellen Stofan's prepared Charter Day remarkshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/stofans-remarks123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/stofan-cd-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The following are the prepared remarks of Ellen Stofan '83 for William & Mary's 2016 Charter Day ceremony.Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500Swem Library celebrates 50 yearshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/swem-library-celebrates-50-years.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/swem-history-sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="swem history sqthumb.jpg" /></div> W&M's library has survived three fires and war to assume a position among the nation's top-20 college facilities.Thu, 04 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500How'd that get there? A few of Swem's secret gemshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/howd-that-get-there-a-few-of-swems-secret-gems.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/mormon sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="mormon sqthumb.jpg" /></div> Earl Gregg Swem worked to gather some of the most unique collections and objects found at any university library.Thu, 04 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500John Wallace De Rozaro: W&M’s first black applicant?http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/john-wallace-de-rozaro-wms-first-black-applicant.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/wash-drawing-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Jody Allen has begun researching the life of John Wallace De Rozaro (also spelled DeRozzaro), a free black man who sought to attend lectures at William & Mary in the early 1800s.Wed, 03 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500All that jazzhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/all-that-jazz.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/carr-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Ginny Carr ’75 is the founder, musical director, alto vocalist, principal songwriter and arranger for the internationally acclaimed Uptown Vocal Jazz Quartet.Wed, 03 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500‘Virginia led’: Reveley addresses special session of General Assemblyhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/virginia-led-reveley-addresses-special-session-of-general-assembly.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/capitol-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Reveley gave his address during a special commemorative session of the General Assembly Saturday held at the capitol building in Colonial Williamsburg’s historic area.Mon, 01 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500Jeremy Pope honored with the Thomas Jefferson Teaching Awardhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/jeremy-pope-awarded-the-thomas-jefferson-teaching-award123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/jeremy-pope/Pope-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> History Professor Jeremy Pope will be honored with the top teaching award at Charter Day.Mon, 01 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500W&M helps First Baptist Church celebrate 240th anniversaryhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/wm-helps-first-baptist-church-celebrate-240th-anniversary.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/lfr-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> People from across the country, including members of the William & Mary community, gathered at the First Baptist Church of Williamsburg Monday to celebrate the 240th anniversary of one of the oldest African-American houses of worship in the United States.Mon, 01 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500Isaac Alty '16 to receive Jefferson Prize in Natural Philosophyhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/isaac-alty-16-to-receive-jefferson-prize-in-natural-philosophy.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/alty-thumb.png" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Alty is the co-recipient of William & Mary’s Thomas Jefferson Prize in Natural Philosophy for 2016, along with Andrew Halleran.Fri, 29 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0500Student lobbyists shine in 20th annual Road to Richmondhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/student-lobbyists-shine-in-20th-annual-road-to-richmond.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/r2r-thumb200.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William & Mary's Road to Richmond is an annual event sponsored by the Office of Government Relations and the Student Assembly that connects students with their representatives to advocate for the university.Thu, 28 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0500#WMGoldRush: Gold Rush Game returns for Charter Dayhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/wmgoldrush-gold-rush-game-returns-for-charter-day.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/gold-rush-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The William & Mary Athletics Department and Tribe basketball will host its annual Gold Rush Game, sponsored by University Advancement, in conjunction with W&M Charter Day on Saturday, Feb. 6.Thu, 28 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0500Chancellor Gates to discuss new book during W&M Charter Day eventshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/chancellor-gates-to-discuss-new-book-during-wm-charter-day-events.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/gates_book_talk/gates_schieffer200.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Chancellor Robert M. Gates '65, L.H.D.'98 will discuss his new book, A Passion for Leadership, at a book talk and signing Feb. 4.Wed, 27 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0500VIMS report helps Virginia win $120.5M in national competitionhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/vims-report-helps-virginia-win-120.5m-in-national-competition.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/hud-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> VIMS partners in Coastal Resilience Laboratory and Accelerator Center to increase resilience to coastal flooding.Wed, 27 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0500Emily Nye '16 selected as student speaker for Charter Dayhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/emily-nye-16-selected-as-student-speaker-for-charter-day.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2016/thumbnails/nye-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The senior was selected to give a speech during the 2016 Charter Day ceremony.Wed, 27 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0500