Campus Newshttps://www.wm.edu/news/rss/news.xmlCampus News RSSWed, 16 Jul 2008 10:47:53 -0400Cascade Servercreative@wm.eduStudy further implicates poultry processing in coastal pollutionhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2020/study-further-implicates-poultry-processing-in-coastal-pollution.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2020/thumbnails/testing-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Two people in a boat take a sample from a body of water" /></div> The study confirms that poultry wastewater inhibits microbes’ capacity to remove nitrogen.Fri, 17 Jan 2020 00:00:00 -0500Sub Rosa: Evin Dogu '02 creates community through breadhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2020/sub-rosa-evin-dogu-02-creates-community-through-bread.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2020/thumbnails/dogu-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Evin Dogu" /></div> William & Mary alumna Evin Dogu '02 envisions Sub Rosa as more than just a bakery, but also a community gathering place.Thu, 16 Jan 2020 00:00:00 -0500How is a brown recluse spider like a Samurai swordsmith?https://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2020/how-is-a-brown-recluse-spider-like-a-samurai-swordsmith.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2020/thumbnails/spider200.jpg" width="100px" alt="brown recluse spider spinning a web " /></div> The Japanese swordsmiths didn’t discuss the secrets of their craft and neither does the brown recluse spider. Wed, 15 Jan 2020 00:00:00 -0500W&M's online MBA ranked 28th in nation by U.S. Newshttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2020/wms-online-mba-ranked-28th-in-nation-by-u.s.-news.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/_generics/campus-buildings/mason-school-of-business/miller-business-mason-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="W&M's Raymond A. Mason School of Business on a sunny day" /></div> In U.S. News & World Report’s Best Online MBA Program rankings, William & Mary’s Raymond A. Mason School of Business jumps to 28th overall and ranks even higher for veterans, coming in at 22nd.Tue, 14 Jan 2020 00:00:00 -0500Kids, volunteers connect at ACEing Autism tennis camphttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2020/kids,-volunteers-connect-at-aceing-autism-tennis-camp.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2020/thumbnails/aceing-autism-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="A child gives a thumbs-up while holding a tennis racket" /></div> With the help of local volunteers ranging from children to retirees, the camp gave 14 kids on the autism spectrum the chance to not just gain tennis skills, but to build connections — and confidence.Mon, 13 Jan 2020 00:00:00 -0500Q&A: Inga Carboni on networking in the New Yearhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2020/qa-inga-carboni-on-networking-in-the-new-year.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2020/thumbnails/carboni-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Inga Carboni" /></div> Inga Carboni, an associate professor at William & Mary's Raymond A. Mason School of Business, is the author of 2019’s “Connect the Dots How to Build, Nurture, and Leverage Your Network to Achieve Your Personal and Professional Goals.” Fri, 10 Jan 2020 00:00:00 -0500Grammy-nominated ensemble, W&M alumni headline special guests at 2020 Global Film Festivalhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2020/2020-global-film-festival-set-for-jan.-30---feb.-2.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2020/thumbnails/film-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Global Film Festival" /></div> The 13th annual W&M Global Film Festival will feature films from around the world, including many influenced by William & Mary graduates. Thu, 09 Jan 2020 00:00:00 -0500'To Kill a Mockingbird' has led student down rewarding path and her first published workhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2020/to-kill-a-mockingbird-has-led-wm-student-down-rewarding-path-and-her-upcoming-first-published-work.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2020/thumbnails/popham-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Kristen Popham" /></div> Kristen Popham '20 and Government and American Studies Professor Simon Stow co-authored a chapter for an upcoming book titled "The Cold War and American Life."Wed, 08 Jan 2020 00:00:00 -0500Yusef Salaam of the exonerated Central Park Five to speak at W&Mhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2020/yusef-salaam-of-the-exonerated-central-park-five-to-speak-at-wm.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2020/thumbnails/salaam-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Yusef Salaam" /></div> Yusef Salaam of the Exonerated Five, formerly known as the Central Park Five, will speak at William & Mary’s 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. commemoration on Jan. 30.Wed, 08 Jan 2020 00:00:00 -0500In ‘Religions’: W&M professor continues research into U.S. sports ministryhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2020/in-religions-wm-professor-continues-research-into-u.s.-sports-ministry.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2018/thumbnails/blazer-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="blazer-square.jpg" /></div> Merging the grueling physical and competitive aspects of sports with their religious faith makes athletics the perfect arena in some respects for evangelical Christians, contends William & Mary Associate Professor of Religious Studies Annie Blazer.Tue, 07 Jan 2020 00:00:00 -0500Scientists use satellite-mounted laser to map global ocean migrationhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2020/scientists-use-satellite-mounted-laser-to-map-global-ocean-migration.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2020/thumbnails/shrimp-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Deborah Steinberg holds a deep-sea migrating shrimp" /></div> A new study in Nature provides an unprecedented, decade-long global view of the vertical migration of zooplankton. Mon, 06 Jan 2020 00:00:00 -0500Estes’ endowment affords opportunityhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2020/estes-endowment-affords-opportunity.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2020/thumbnails/estes-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Jean Berger Estes ’75 and Robey Estes ’74" /></div> $1.5 million gift to fund scholarships at William & Mary’s Raymond A. Mason School of Business.Mon, 06 Jan 2020 00:00:00 -0500Students donate 1,360 meals during Swipe Out Hunger drivehttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/students-donate-1,360-meals-during-swipe-out-hunger-drive.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/swipe-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Swipe Out Hunger" /></div> On Dec. 5, William & Mary students donated 1,360 meals by swiping their school ID cards. The Campus Food Pantry will distribute the meals via vouchers when school is in session.Fri, 20 Dec 2019 00:00:00 -0500Student, professor collaborate to tell stories with scenic designhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/student,-professor-collaborate-to-tell-stories-with-scenic-design.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/setdesign-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="Stage set model" /></div> Maloni Wright ’21 and William & Mary Associate Professor of Theatrical Design Matthew Allar have used their research collaboration in scenic design to bring stories to life.Thu, 19 Dec 2019 00:00:00 -0500W&M and alumni connection grabs the nation's attention in NFL game of the weekhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/wm-and-alumni-connection-grabs-the-nations-attention-in-nfl-game-of-the-week.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/sunday-night-football/mcdermotttomlin200.jpg" width="100px" alt="McDermott and Tomlin hug before the game." /></div> Mike Tomlin and Sean McDermott competed against each other Dec. 15 as head coaches for opposing teams in a historic Sunday Night Football contest.Thu, 19 Dec 2019 00:00:00 -0500W&M-clad mystery man on Berlin Wall intrigues history professor, studentshttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/wm-clad-mystery-man-on-berlin-wall-intrigues-history-professor,-students.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/berlin-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="W&M on Berlin Wall" /></div> A mystery man wearing a William & Mary sweatshirt was spotted recently during the screening of a video in one of Professor Frederick Corney's history classes. Was this a student? Corney would love to know.Wed, 18 Dec 2019 00:00:00 -0500W&M sustainability director shares tips for greener holidayshttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/wm-sustainability-director-shares-tips-for-greener-holidays.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/lake-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="Calandra Waters Lake" /></div> Calandra Waters Lake, William & Mary's director of sustainability, used her own family’s holiday practices as a guide to give suggestions on how people can lessen their impact on the Earth while celebrating the holidays.Tue, 17 Dec 2019 00:00:00 -0500W&M announces fall 2019 Green Fee projectshttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/wm-announces-fall-2019-green-fee-projects.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/fallgreenfees-square.png" width="100px" alt="Green W&M Sustainability logo with leaf" /></div> William & Mary’s Committee on Sustainability recently awarded fall Green Fee grants for sustainability-related projects at the university.Mon, 16 Dec 2019 00:00:00 -0500W&M cuts ribbon on new entrepreneurship hubhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/wm-cuts-ribbon-on-new-entrepreneurship-hub.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/hub-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Three people use large scissors to cut a giant, green ribbon" /></div> William & Mary students are collaborating with faculty and business leaders to not just develop start-ups, but to develop themselves into entrepreneurial thinkers at the university’s new entrepreneurship hub.Fri, 13 Dec 2019 00:00:00 -0500Forgotten saint sparks W&M professor’s curiosityhttps://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/forgotten-saint-sparks-wm-professors-curiosity.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="https://www.wm.edu/news/images/2019/thumbnails/hagedorn-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="Suzanne Hagedorn" /></div> Suzanne Hagedorn, associate professor of English and affiliated faculty with the Medieval and Renaissance Studies program at William & Mary, has been researching St. William ever since a trip to Rochester Cathedral in England three years ago.Thu, 12 Dec 2019 00:00:00 -0500