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Community Engagement Videos

Bengzon: A song of freedom
Bengzon: A song of freedom

Marcus Bengzon offers thoughts on race as a participant in "Songs of Freedom," an online celebration of civil rights produced through Aguas Arts Ink, an initiative of W&M theatre professor Francis Tanglao Aguas.

For the community: Making face masks
For the community: Making face masks

Anna Mroch, W&M director of planning and assessment, recently gave away the thousandth face mask she made in her converted living room.

At the Muscarelle Museum: McLendon, Pinson and James '22
At the Muscarelle Museum: McLendon, Pinson and James '22

Jacquelyn McLendon, W&M professor of English, emeritus, and author of "Building on the Legacy: African Americans at William & Mary,' was a special guest at a Muscarelle Museum of Art event in conjunction with the exhibition "1619/2019."

Toward entrepreneurial thinking
Toward entrepreneurial thinking

Graham Henshaw, executive director of W&M's Entrepreneurship Center, discusses the university's vision for supporting entrepreneurial thinking.

Scene@W&M: Shirts to bags
Scene@W&M: Shirts to bags

7-Generations students turn donated William & Mary T-shirts into collection bags for a local service organization.

'The Adjacent Possible': Abstract relationships
'The Adjacent Possible': Abstract relationships

W&M professor of art and guest curator Elizabeth Mead said observers should build relationships with art over time as she discussed the Muscarelle Museum of Art exhibition "The Adjacent Possible."

On-site with NIAHD: Angela of Jamestown
On-site with NIAHD: Angela of Jamestown

High-school students participating in NIAHD's (National Institute of History and Democracy) summer program got a close-up look of the Angela site at Jamestown.

Michael Davis: Running blind
Michael Davis: Running blind

Graduate student Michael Davis, who is legally blind, became the first runner with a disability to push a rider with a disability to the finish in the Boston Marathon.

Prince and Graves: Portrait and conversation
Prince and Graves: Portrait and conversation

Former W&M first lady Zoë Graves received a portrait and a conversation during her visit to the exhibition ‘Sankofa: Looking Back, Moving Forward’ hosted by the Muscarelle Museum and its artist-in-residence Steve Prince at Williamsburg’s Stryker Center.

Senior vignette: Confidence through engagement
Senior vignette: Confidence through engagement

W&M senior Reema Patel believes volunteering at Eastern State Hospital transformed her undergraduate experience and emphasized the importance of learning through engagement.

Preparing '... & Mary'
Preparing '... & Mary'

As part of W&M’s commemoration of 100 years of coeducation, a group of faculty and students collaborated this semester to create the devised theatre piece "... & Mary,"

Hanging the exhibition: 'Objects of Ceremony'
Hanging the exhibition: 'Objects of Ceremony'

W&M students involved in the Curatorial Project under the direction of Alan Braddock, professor of art history and American studies, curate the exhibition Objects of Ceremony: Effervescence, Decay, and the Everyday at the Muscarelle Museum

Scene@W&M: Art and words
Scene@W&M: Art and words

Images and words from the W&M senior Capstone Art Show at the Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center. (Artists include: Indigo Cristol, Ellie Grace, Kaelee Helms, Zhengyang Huang, Dale Lattanzio, Yanlin Li, Keeilah Moseley, Annika Papke, Matt Parciak, Lauren Reheuser, Sydney Scafidi, Dani Wallace and Amy Zhang.)

Scene@W&M: Dance lesson for Henry
Scene@W&M: Dance lesson for Henry

W&M Vice President for Strategic Initiatives and Public Affairs Henry Broaddus gets dance tips from his daughter Bailey prior to performing in the Dancing with the Williamsburg Stars competition.

Scene@W&M: Drills in the Garden
Scene@W&M: Drills in the Garden

As part of the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day, the Student Veterans of William & Mary hosted military-oriented activities in the Sunken Garden.

Scene@W&M: Prayer for peace
Scene@W&M: Prayer for peace

Members of the W&M community held a candlelight vigil in remembrance of persons killed at a Pittsburgh synagogue on Oct. 27.

Mindfulness: A walk with Dorothy Ibes
Mindfulness: A walk with Dorothy Ibes

Dorothy Ibes, a lecturer in W&M's Environmental Science and Policy Program, leads a "mindfulness" walk to promote Exercise is Medicine on campus.

Scene@W&M: Recycled music
Scene@W&M: Recycled music

Members of William & Mary's ESLI (Eco-Schools Leadership Initiative) recycle materials to make musical instruments at Matthew Whaley Elementary School.

Swem exhibition:
Swem exhibition: "Brave Enough to be First"

Curator Mallory Walker '17 talks about the "Brave Enough to be First" exhibition hosted by Swem Special Collections to honor the African-American legacy at William & Mary.

Holiday Unity Luncheon
Holiday Unity Luncheon

The W&M Forum hosts a Holiday Unity Luncheon to celebrate the contributions of staff to the university.