Scholarship & Research Videos

Trump's war on dissent
Trump's war on dissent

W&M law professor Timothy Zick discusses the President's war on dissent in context of his new book "The First Amendment in the Trump Era."

In rehearsal: 'Dance of the Orcas'
In rehearsal: 'Dance of the Orcas'

Rehearsal footage of Omiyemi Artisia Green's "Dance of the Orcas" from her choreo-ritual, featuring choreography by Ann Mazzocca Belleci. Learn more about Green's efforts to chronicle journeys of grief and renewal in this choreo-ritual: https://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2019/wm-professor-chronicles-journey-of-grief,-renewal-in-choreo-ritual.php

Impeachment and the Founding Fathers
Impeachment and the Founding Fathers

Karin Wulf, professor of history and Executive Director of the Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture, discusses the Founding Fathers' consideration of executive impeachment.

'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."

An 18th-century tunnel: Draining the Wren
An 18th-century tunnel: Draining the Wren

A summer construction project on the brick walkways on the west side of the Wren building revealed an opening to an early drainage tunnel the served the building.

Scene@W&M: Art against bird strikes
Scene@W&M: Art against bird strikes

A collaboration between art students and science students aims to eliminate bird strikes at crosswalk windows in W&M's Integrated Science Center.

Hannes' spiders: Toward synthetic silk
Hannes' spiders: Toward synthetic silk

Hannes Schniepp, associate professor of applied science, announces the synthetic creation of nanofibrils that are key to the strength of brown-recluse spider silk.

Team Agile Impact: Water resistance testing
Team Agile Impact: Water resistance testing

W&M undergraduates conduct one of a series of tests as they collaborate with NASA to create a functional data recorder to ultimately assist with landing payloads on Mars.

Considering Queen Mary
Considering Queen Mary

Phillip Emanuel discusses Queen Mary utilizing documents and items from the Thomas G. and Louise Rowe Pullen Collection at Swem Library.

Holmes: Trump and diplomacy
Holmes: Trump and diplomacy

William & Mary associate professor of government Marcus Holmes discusses insights from his book "Face-to-Face Diplomacy."

Exploring fusion: A path to power a sun
Exploring fusion: A path to power a sun

At W&M, applied-science professor Saskia Mordijck is in partnership with Department of Energy personnel in an effort to fuel fusion reactors.

W&M Theatre: 'The Children's Hour'
W&M Theatre: 'The Children's Hour'

Artisia Green, associate professor of theatre, offers insights about the upcoming production of "The Children's Hour."

Video ecotherapy: Toward a new modality
Video ecotherapy: Toward a new modality

W&M researchers Dorothy Ibes and Tanya Stadelmann discuss video ecotherapy in light of their co-taught Reveley/Mellon course Communicating Environmental Science through Documentary Film.

Ford and Wayne: Making an American hero
Ford and Wayne: Making an American hero

Nancy Schoenberger, W&M professor of English, discusses her new book "Wayne and Ford: The Films, The Friendships and the Forging of an American Hero."

Russian research with video: From St. Petersburg to Swem
Russian research with video: From St. Petersburg to Swem

Sasha Prokhorov, associate professor of Russian, and Cindy Centeno, media specialist, led a study-abroad trip to St. Petersburg with an emphasis on creating video documentaries. (Features soundtrack by the W&M Russian Music Ensemble.)

Holmes: The tweets of Trump
Holmes: The tweets of Trump

Marcus Holmes, assistant professor of government, talks about President Trump's use of digital diplomacy.