Campus Newshttp://www.wm.edu/news/rss/news.xmlCampus News RSSWed, 16 Jul 2008 10:47:53 -0400Cascade Servercreative@wm.eduOne Tribe One Day returns April 21http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/one-tribe-one-day-returns-april-21.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/otod-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The entire William & Mary community will band together on Tuesday, April 21, to celebrate One Tribe One Day — the second annual giving day for the university.Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M student top debater in US, named speaker of the yearhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-student-top-debater-in-us,-named-speaker-of-the-year123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/murphy-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William & Mary student Aaron Murphy '15 recently became the highest ranked parliamentary debater in the United States and has earned the American Parliamentary Debate Association title of Speaker of the Year.Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M among nation's top 'green' collegeshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-among-nations-top-green-colleges.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/other-campus-sights/sign_thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William & Mary has once again been counted among the top "green colleges" in the country, according to a report released today by The Princeton Review.Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Student neurodiversity group promotes understanding, acceptancehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/student-neurodiversity-group-promotes-understanding,-acceptance123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/neuro-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Sophomores Joel Carver and Haley Outlaw serve as co-chairs of the W&M Neurodiversity Student Group, a part of the university's neurodiversity initiative.Wed, 15 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Sheehi’s students launch Arab American Tribe blog at W&Mhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/sheehis-students-launch-arab-american-tribe-blog-at-wm123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/arab-american-tribe/sheehi-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Students in "Arabs in America/Arabs in America" use blog assignment to explore current events through lens of class materials.Wed, 15 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Matthew Abel captures Beinecke Scholarshiphttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/matthew-abel-captures-beinecke-scholarship.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/abel sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="abel sqthumb.jpg" /></div> The award of $30,000 must be applied to defray the cost of graduate school.Tue, 14 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400William & Mary names 2015 Plumeri Award recipientshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/william--mary-names-2015-plumeri-award-recipients123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/plumeri-newthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Twenty William & Mary professors are being honored this year with the university's prestigious Plumeri Award for Faculty Excellence.Mon, 13 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Veterans become stand-up standouts in WMCVE Comedy Bootcamphttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/veterans-become-stand-up-standouts-in-wmcve-comedy-bootcamp221.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/comedy-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> In an eight-week Comedy Bootcamp held on the William & Mary campus, seven veterans have discovered their comic identities under the tutelage of professional stand-up comedians.Mon, 13 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Powell to lead national career-services associationhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/powell-to-lead-national-career-services-association123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/archive/2014/thumbnails/powell_kathleen-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Kathleen Powell, executive director of career development, has recently been named president-elect of the National Association of Colleges and Employers.Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Our TURNhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/our-turn.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/our turn/turn-washingtons-spies-epis.jpg" width="100px" alt="turn-washingtons-spies-epis.jpg" /></div> William & Mary's Wren Building will get its 15 seconds of fame April 13 when it's seen in the opening sequence of AMC Network's "TURN: Washington's Spies."Thu, 09 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M well represented at World Model UNhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-well-represented-at-world-model-un.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/MUN team in Tokyo sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="MUN team in Tokyo sqthumb.jpg" /></div> Four of the nine students who spent a week at the Hankuk University of Foreign Studies in Seoul, South Korea, earned Diplomacy Awards during World MUN competition.Thu, 09 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Comfortable with clay: W&M art student wins VMFA Fellowshiphttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/comfortable-with-clay-wm-art-student-wins-vmfa-fellowship123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/zoe-powell/zoe-powell-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Art and biology student Zoë Powell '16 is one of 10 undergraduates to be awarded a Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship.Wed, 08 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Distinguished panel discusses race and lawhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/distinguished-panel-discusses-race-and-law-at-blsa-symposium221.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/BLSA-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William & Mary Law School's Black Law Students Association held its annual symposium on race and the law on March 17.Wed, 08 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400In the media: Faculty inform the press http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/out-of-context-faculty-inform-the-media0071.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/faculty in the media/newmicrophones200.jpg" width="100px" alt="newmicrophones200.jpg" /></div> This recurring feature highlights faculty members from the College of William & Mary who are quoted in the national and international media.Tue, 07 Apr 2015 01:00:00 -0400Defining a bright future for Tribe Athleticshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/defining-a-bright-future-for-tribe-athletics.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/ath report thumb2.jpg" width="100px" alt="ath report thumb2" /></div> A working group studying the potential for Tribe Athletics released their report April 7 defining a bright future.Tue, 07 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Mellon Foundation grant establishes Reveley Faculty Fellows Endowmenthttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/mellon-foundation-grant-establishes-reveley-faculty-fellows-endowment.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/classroom-and-lab/outdoorclass_thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded William & Mary a $2.6-million grant to establish the W. Taylor Reveley, III Interdisciplinary Faculty Fellows.Mon, 06 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M goes four-for-four in prestigious Goldwater Scholars awardshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/william--mary-goes-four-for-four-in-prestigious-goldwater-scholars-awards.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/goldwater-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William & Mary has logged an unusual "clean sweep" in a prestigious national scholarship program, with all four of the university's nominees winning Goldwater Scholarships. Mon, 06 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M’s Camp Launch receives $250,000 granthttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wms-camp-launch-receives-250,000-grant.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/archive/2014/thumbnails/camp-launch-200.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William & Mary's Camp Launch has been awarded a $250,000 grant from the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation.Mon, 06 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Board on Geographic Names rules against Mt. W&Mhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/board-on-geographic-names-rules-against-mt.-wm.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/kambis content 2.jpg" width="100px" alt="kambis content 2.jpg" /></div> The appeal of Professor Ken Kambis and Colorado alumni is rejected.Mon, 06 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Preston to serve up 'apple-pie opera' for spring 2015 Tack Lecturehttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/preston-to-serve-up-apple-pie-opera-for-spring-2015-tack-lecture.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/preston-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Katherine Preston will give the spring 2015 Tack Faculty Lecture on the topic of "An American Prima Donna and Apple-Pie Opera."Fri, 03 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400