Community Engagement Videos

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.

CSA at W&M: Preserving the 'study collection'
CSA at W&M: Preserving the 'study collection'

Volunteers with the "Angels Project" of the Costume Society of America help catalog and preserve pieces of the university's "theatre study collection." More information at https://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2018/costume-shop-prepares-for-big-move-out-of-pbk.php.

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.

'Green and Gold': A tribute
'Green and Gold': A tribute

Rehearsal footage of "Green and Gold," a tribute to the first residential African-American students at William & Mary. Features choreography by Leah Glenn, associate professor of dance, poetry by Hermine Pinson, professor of art, and dance by Camille Estrella '11, Allyson Ross '06 and Olivia Armstrong '14.

Scene@W&M: Flowers and pagodas
Scene@W&M: Flowers and pagodas

Xiaolu Ma leads a class in traditional flower painting and pagoda building during the Confucius Institute's Chinese Culture Summer Camp.

Scene@W&M: Chon sits for a mask
Scene@W&M: Chon sits for a mask

Fanchon Glover, chief diversity officer at the university, participates in the mask-making class led by guest artist Steve Prince.

Fear 2 Freedom at William & Mary
Fear 2 Freedom at William & Mary

William & Mary’s fourth annual Fear2Freedom Celebration Event in Trinkle Hall aimed to bring awareness of sexual assault, domestic violence, sex trafficking and child abuse to college students.