Diversity Videos

Scene@W&M: How to not dance
Scene@W&M: How to not dance

During a "Building Vocal Community" workshop at William & Mary, Dr. Ysaye Barnwell led attendees Hermine Pinson and Leah Stith in demonstrating how congregants could “move” in their churches without actually “dancing.”

"Building the Brafferton": Curators discuss the exhibition

Co-curators Danielle Moretti-Langholtz and Buck Woodard discuss "Building the Brafferton," an exhibition at the Muscarelle Museum of Art about the 18th-century Indian School at William & Mary. The exhibition is comprised of objects from the Muscarelle Museum of Art and other generous lenders, listed here: http://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/lenders-for-building-the-brafferton.php

Scene@W&M: Powwow
Scene@W&M: Powwow

Scenes from the 2nd annual W&M Powwow hosted by the American Indian Student Association at the university.

MLK service day at W&M
MLK service day at W&M

W&M students working through the Office of Community Engagement honor the memory of Martin Luther King Jr. with a day of service in Williamsburg.

Shaw '15: 'You can play'
Shaw '15: 'You can play'

Willie Shaw '15 spearheaded a drive to produce W&M's video version of "You Can Play."

In class with Ntozake Shange
In class with Ntozake Shange

Ntozake Shange visits English professor Hermine Pinson's combined Jazz and American Literature course and Advanced Poetry course. Improvisational dance by dance professor Leah Glenn.

Painting the words of Ntozake Shange
Painting the words of Ntozake Shange

During a staged reading titled “My Job as an Artist is to Say What I See: Painting the Words of Ntozake Shange Onstage,” students read portions of Ntozake Shange’s wide range of works.

Scene@W&M: Mosaic dance groups
Scene@W&M: Mosaic dance groups

Highlights of four dance groups participating in a cultural celebration sponsored by the university's Mosaic House.

Neff brings world of Wolof to W&M
Neff brings world of Wolof to W&M

Visiting assistant professor of anthropology Ali Colleen Neff is teaching the first African-based language course at the university.

Hip Hop goes live at Swem
Hip Hop goes live at Swem

Hip-hop pioneer D.J. Bee, W&M's S.M.I.L.E.S. crew and W&M artist John Lee help celebrate the second annual celebration of W&M's hip-hop collection.