Campus Newshttps://www.wm.edu/news/rss/news.xmlCampus News RSSWed, 16 Jul 2008 10:47:53 -0400Cascade Servercreative@wm.eduW&M team aces EU foreign policy competitionhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/wm-team-aces-eu-foreign-policy-competition.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/schuman-sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="schuman-sqthumb.jpg" /></div> Three William & Mary students outlast 16 other prestigious universities to win the Schuman Challenge, a foreign policy contest for undergraduates hosted by the Delegation of the European Union to the United States. Tue, 19 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500Granger lives, shares that practice makes betterhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/granger-lives,-shares-that-practice-makes-better.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/granger-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="granger-square.jpg" /></div> Tatia Granger, clinical associate professor of organizational behavior at William & Mary’s Raymond A. Mason School of Business and former university ombuds, counts leadership coach and mentor among her many roles. Tue, 19 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500W&M's Rowan Lockwood receives Virginia Outstanding Faculty Awardhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/lockwood-one-of-two-wm-professors-to-receive-virginia-outstanding-faculty-award.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/lockwood-thumb.png" width="100px" alt="lockwood-thumb.png" /></div> Rowan Lockwood is one of two William & Mary faculty to be honored with Virginia Outstanding Faculty Awards in 2019, along with W&M Law School’s Jeffrey Bellin, University Professor for Teaching Excellence.Mon, 18 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500W&M's Jeffrey Bellin recognized with Virginia Outstanding Faculty Awardhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/bellin-recognized-with-virginia-outstanding-faculty-award.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/bellin_thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="bellin_thumb.jpg" /></div> Jeffrey Bellin of William & Mary Law School, and Rowan Lockwood of William & Mary’s Department of Geology will receive the Commonwealth's Outstanding Faculty Awards.Mon, 18 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500At AAAS: Boatloads of pigs and a lesson in cultural ecologyhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/at-aaas-boatloads-of-pigs-and-a-lesson-in-cultural-ecology.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/kahn-thumb.png" width="100px" alt="kahn-thumb.png" /></div> Jennifer Kahn is part of a worldwide group of scientists who are using archaeological data and ecological modeling to examine how different cultures use animal and plant taxa in diverse ways.Mon, 18 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500At AAAS: Near-massless, neutrinos might open up some mighty weighty mysterieshttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/at-aaas-near-massless,-neutrinos-might-open-up-some-mighty-weighty-mysteries.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/vahle-thumb.png" width="100px" alt="vahle-thumb.png" /></div> Patricia Vahle, Mansfield Professor of Physics at William & Mary, will talk on “The Quest to Understand Neutrino Masses” at the annual meeting of the American Association of the Advancement of Science in Washington, D.C.Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500CNN analyst Ana Navarro to visit William & Maryhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/cnn-analyst-ana-navarro-to-visit-william-mary.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/navarro-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="navarro-thumb.jpg" /></div> CNN political analyst and Republican strategist Ana Navarro will visit William & Mary Feb. 25-26 as the university’s spring 2019 Hunter B. Andrews Fellow in American Politics.Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500W&M's Barko-Alva recognized with statewide Latinx Leadership Awardhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/wms-barko-alva-recognized-with-statewide-latinx-leadership-award.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/barko-alva-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="barko-alva-thumb.jpg" /></div> Her ability to inspire young people to pursue a career in ESL and bilingual education, along with her research and service related to bilingual education, was recognized recently with the Latinx Leadership Award from the Virginia Latino Advisory Board.Thu, 14 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500Winter seminar brings new lens to foreign policy educationhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/winter-seminar-brings-new-lens-to-foreign-policy-education.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/dc-sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="dc-sqthumb.jpg" /></div> During the 2019 William & Mary D.C. Winter Seminar in January, 21 students got a different perspective on how government works -- because it was shut down.Wed, 13 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500Students collaborate to present first 'Stepping Into Excellence Black Expo'https://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/students-collaborate-to-present-first-stepping-into-excellence-black-expo.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/expo-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="expo-thumb.jpg" /></div> Trinkle Hall at William & Mary was bustling with music, creativity and entrepreneurial spirit Feb. 1 in an event that highlighted the celebration of Black History Month and the collaboration of William & Mary students.Tue, 12 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500Disagreeing diplomatically is key to learning, say Rowe, Gateshttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/disagreeing-diplomatically-is-key-to-learning,-say-rowe,-gates.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/diplomacy-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="diplomacy-square.jpg" /></div> That people can disagree in a constructive way, and in fact sometimes they must, was an overarching theme of a Charter Day weekend public talk between William & Mary’s president and chancellor.Tue, 12 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500President Rowe releases first annual report, 'Moving Forward'https://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/president-rowe-releases-first-annual-report,-moving-forward.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/prexy-report-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="prexy-report-thumb.jpg" /></div> William & Mary President Katherine A. Rowe today released her first President’s Report at the university, “Moving Forward,” reflecting a fresh design arranged to reflect Rowe’s strategic listening initiative.Mon, 11 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500The story behind the inaugural poemhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/the-story-behind-the-inaugural-poem.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2018/thumbnails/hart_2-sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="hart_2-sqthumb.jpg" /></div> There was much more to Henry Hart's Villanelle honoring Katherine A. Rowe than you might think.Mon, 11 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500Inauguration remarks of Katherine A. Rowehttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/inauguration-remarks-of-katherine-a.-rowe.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/rowe-thumb-remarks.jpg" width="100px" alt="rowe-thumb-remarks.jpg" /></div> The following are the prepared inauguration remarks of W&M President Katherine A. Rowe.Mon, 11 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500Re-investiture remarks of Chancellor Robert M. Gateshttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/re-investiture-remarks-of-chancellor-robert-m.-gates.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/gates-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="gates-thumb.jpg" /></div> The following are the prepared remarks of Chancellor Robert M. Gates '65, L.H.D. '98 for his re-investiture at the 2019 Charter Day ceremony. - Ed.Mon, 11 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500Inauguration remarks of Justice Bill Mims ’79https://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/inauguration-remarks-of-justice-bill-mims-79.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/mims-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="mims-thumb.jpg" /></div> The following are the prepared remarks of Virginia Supreme Court Justice William C. Mims ’79 for William & Mary's 2019 Inauguration and Charter Day ceremony. - Ed.Mon, 11 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500Rowe looks toward W&M’s future in inaugural addresshttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/charter-day-2019.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/rowe-inauguration-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="rowe-inauguration-thumb.jpg" /></div> Katherine A. Rowe was inaugurated as W&M’s 28th president – and first woman president – during the university’s annual Charter Day ceremony Feb. 8 in Kaplan Arena.Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500Athletics administrator chosen for prestigious leadership programhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/athletics-administrator-chosen-for-prestigious-leadership-program.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/korem-sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="korem-sqthumb.jpg" /></div> William & Mary Associate Athletics Director for Student-Athlete High Performance, Erik Korem, Ph.D., is one of just 60 scholars chosen for the Presidential Leadership Scholars (PLS) Program.Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500W&M community gathers to commemorate Kinghttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/wm-community-gathers-to-commemorate-king.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/martin-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="martin-thumb.jpg" /></div> Ten days after the federal holiday honoring Martin Luther King Jr., William & Mary students, faculty and staff joined with the greater Williamsburg community to commemorate his life and legacy.Wed, 06 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500Queen Mary II: A short reign, a lasting legacy for ushttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/queen-mary-ii-a-short-reign,-a-lasting-legacy.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/mary-new-sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="mary-new-sqthumb.jpg" /></div> Between the ages of 27 and her death at 32, Queen Mary II navigated the line between her traditional duties (for the times) as wife to King William and regent overseeing the business of England when William was away waging war.Tue, 05 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500