Campus Newshttp://www.wm.edu/news/rss/news.xmlCampus News RSSWed, 16 Jul 2008 10:47:53 -0400Cascade Servercreative@wm.eduA digital detective roots out 'brushing' in online marketplaceshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/a-digital-detective-roots-out-brushing-in-online-marketplaces123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/brushing-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> W&M graduate student Haitao Xu is part of a group working to limit — and hopefully eradicate — the practice of "brushing" on Taobao, the eBay-like subsidiary of Alibaba.Fri, 28 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400Love the arts? Mark your calendar for these fall events at W&Mhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/love-the-arts-mark-your-calendar-for-these-fall-events-at-wm.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/arts-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Learn about some of the arts-related events at William & Mary coming up in the fall semester. Fri, 28 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400Convocation: What it means to be part of W&Mhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/convocationwhat-it-means-to-be-part-of-wm.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/convo-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Speeches by William C. Mims '79, Associate Justice of the Virginia Supreme Court, W&M President Taylor Reveley and the march through the Wren Building highlight the joyous annual ceremony.Thu, 27 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400Student, professor honored for service to the communityhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/student,-professor-honored-for-service-to-the-community123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/forestell-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Two members of the William & Mary community were recognized for their commitment to service during yesterday's Opening Convocation ceremony in the Wren Yard.Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400Virginia Symphony to perform free concert at W&Mhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/virginia-symphony-to-perform-free-concert-at-wm.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/vso-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The Virginia Symphony Orchestra will perform a free concert at William & Mary's Lake Matoaka Amphitheatre at 7:30 p.m. on Sept. 3.Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400Study finds Asian men, black women underrepresented in magazineshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/study-finds-asian-men,-black-women-underrepresented-in-magazines123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/gendered-race-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Researchers examined photos in six popular, American magazines and found that Asian men and black women were underrepresented, potentially due to stereotypes that associate femininity with Asian people and masculinity with black people.Tue, 25 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400Narrative medicine examines charts and heartshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/narrative-medicine-examines-charts-and-hearts.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/babineau content.jpg" width="100px" alt="babineau content.jpg" /></div> Collaborative program between W&M and Eastern Virginia Medical School is teaching that the stories behind the illness are important for good healthcare, too.Tue, 25 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M ranks among top 20 universities for service workhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-ranks-among-top-20-universities-for-service-work123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/classroom-and-lab/outdoor-class-2-200.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William & Mary's commitment to service was recognized in Washington Monthly's 2015 college rankings.Mon, 24 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400Intriguing internships: Alyssa DeRaymond makes Hogar ‘home’http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/intriguing-internships-alyssa-deraymond-makes-hogar-home123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/alyssa-deraymond/alyssa-deraymond-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> W&M student Alyssa DeRaymond '18 spent her summer teaching English classes and helping with naturalization workshops at Hogar Immigrant Services.Mon, 24 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400New students begin their W&M journeyhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/move-in-2015.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/mi-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The William & Mary campus was awash with green and gold this morning for new student move-in day.Fri, 21 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400Persist and shout: Male bluebirds sing louder & lower to be heard over our rackethttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/persist-and-shout-male-bluebirds-sing-louder--lower-to-be-heard-over-our-racket.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/bluebirds-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Birds "shout" to be heard over the noise produced by man-made activity, new research has shown.Fri, 21 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400Clinic helps students with alcohol, substance use issues turn over 'new leaf'http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/clinic-helps-students-with-alcohol,-substance-use-issues-turn-over-new-leaf.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/new-leaf--thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The New Leaf Clinic helps W&M students explore their use of alcohol and other substances.Thu, 20 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400Pearls of wisdom: VIMS scientists occupy top tier of global oyster researchhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/vims-scientists-occupy-top-tier-of-global-oyster-research.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/oysters-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> A global analysis of the scientific literature shows that four of the 20 most prolific authors of oyster-related research articles are professors at William & Mary's Virginia Institute of Marine Science.Wed, 19 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400John Strong on the turbulent world of aviation reformhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/john-strong-on-the-turbulent-world-of-aviation-reform123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/john-strong/john-strong-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> For roughly 30 years, Strong, CSX Professor of Finance and Economics at W&M’s Raymond A. Mason School of Business, has been immersed in the economics, safety and politics of the airline industry, the Federal Aviation Administration and international transportation.Wed, 19 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400Law School enjoys another year of record-breaking private givinghttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/law-school--enjoys-another-year-of-record-breaking-private-giving123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/law_school_fundraising/statues_students200.jpg" width="100px" alt="statues_students200.jpg" /></div> William & Mary Law School enjoyed another record-breaking year of fundraising.Tue, 18 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400Intriguing internships: Butler getting serious about comedyhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/intriguing-internships-butler-getting-serious-about-comedy123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/august at mike content.jpg" width="100px" alt="august at mike content.jpg" /></div> August Butler, who is working on her doctoral dissertation in History, has taken an unpaid internship with a comedy club in Richmond.Mon, 17 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400Private support helps build new state-of-the-art media centerhttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/private-support-helps-build-new-state-of-the-art-media-center123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/media-center-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> The new Media Center boasts 11,000 square feet of space and an open and vibrant media lab with enhanced hardware and software for specialized multimedia work.Fri, 14 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400Student Affairs recognized among its peers at research universitieshttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/student-affairs-recognized-among-its-peers-at-research-universities123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/campus-buildings/wren/WrenArch200.jpg" width="100px" alt="WrenArch200.jpg" /></div> Diverse: Issues in Higher Education Magazine and the American College Personnel Association name W&M among their "Promising Places to Work."Fri, 14 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400Intriguing internships: Poetry Foundation a perfect fit for one of W&M’s literatihttp://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/intriguing-internships-poetry-foundation-a-perfect-fit-for-one-of-wms-literati123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/poetry-intern-thumb200.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /></div> Claire Gillespie '16, an English major with a marketing minor, is a web intern for the Poetry Foundation.Thu, 13 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400BNU students experience 'The American Way'http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/bnu-students-experience-the-american-way.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/chinese sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="chinese sqthumb.jpg" /></div> Forty students from Beijing Normal spent five weeks of summer school here taking a variety of courses. It was the first-ever collaboration of this type between the two universities.Wed, 12 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400