Khan named Kraemer Distinguished Scholar in Residence <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" Khan.jpg" width="100px" alt="Sara Khan" /> </div> British human rights activist will deliver two lectures on campus.Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500W&M a top producer of Peace Corps volunteers <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> William & Mary is one of the top producers of Peace Corps volunteers in the country, according to a ranking released today by the organization.Wed, 18 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500Global Film Festival focuses on 'Film & Renewal' <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Five local premieres, sneak preview from Sundance, special guests, film competitions and more highlight 2015 event.Wed, 18 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500Canon Virginia, Inc. renews support of Global Film Festival <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> The company again gives cameras, lenses and funding for GFF’s community and youth film projects.Wed, 18 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500Scholars rank William & Mary 18th in U.S. for international relations <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" logo thumbnail.jpg" width="100px" alt="Foreign Policy Logo" /> </div> For the first time since 2006 when the rankings began, William and Mary has made the list of Top 25 U.S. Undergraduate Institutions to Study International Relations, coming in at 18th. This ranking makes William and Mary the top choice in Virginia for the study of international relations and the number two institution without an international relations Ph.D. program. Thu, 05 Feb 2015 17:00:00 -0500Riofrio honored with Thomas Jefferson Teaching Award <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Hispanic Studies Professor John Riofrio will be awarded William & Mary's 2015 Thomas Jefferson Teaching Award on Charter Day. The award recognizes inspirational teachers among younger faculty members.Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500Marge Lobeck '15 to receive Monroe Prize <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Marge Lobeck '15 will be awarded the 2015 James Monroe Prize in Civic Leadership for her work with organizations like Camp Kesem.Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500International Relations Scholars Debate the Divide between Theory and Practice <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" Comments 100.jpg" width="100px" alt="Zoellick" /> </div> The Teaching, Research and International Policy Project (TRIP) kicked off its “Strengthening the Links” conference at William & Mary on Wednesday evening with a keynote panel well qualified to engage in an honest discussion of the issues that have historically led to some tension and missed opportunities between the academic and public policy worlds.Thu, 15 Jan 2015 15:30:00 -0500Breaking Ebola <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Traveling to Liberia this fall, public health advocate Patrick Flaherty ’92 marshalled his expertise and training to take on a deadly adversary – the Ebola virus.Tue, 13 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500Finding community, self-discovery in black aesthetics <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Students in an Africana studies course this fall explored black expressive culture.Thu, 11 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500Senator visits ITPIR and AidData <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" sqthumb1.jpg" width="100px" alt="kaine sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> The U.S. senator met on Dec. 5 with faculty, staff and students to discuss their research initiatives.Tue, 09 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500A Semester in Singapore <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" Illuminated - Akshay Deverakonda.JPG" width="100px" alt="Buddha Illuminated" /></div> Akshay Deverakonda '15 sought new challenges in a semester at the National University of Singapore. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500Students Learn the Ropes Before Heading Abroad <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="Orientation 2014" /></div> Students heading out for spring semester abroad got a thorough briefing from staff and students about what they needed to know before departing.Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500W&M still No. 1 in undergraduate study-abroad participation <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="iie sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> W&M has the highest percentage of undergraduates participating in study abroad programs of any public university in the United States.Mon, 17 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500Protecting First Amendment liberties at and beyond our borders <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" book/Zick200.jpg" width="100px" alt="Zick200.jpg" /> </div> In his latest book, "The Cosmopolitan First Amendment: Protecting Transborder Expressive and Religious Liberties," Professor Timothy Zick invites readers to examine the First Amendment not in domestic places like public parks and streets, but at and beyond America's territorial borders. Fri, 14 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500A thousand years of environmental change in Polynesia <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> A William & Mary archaeologist has been studying 1,000 years of the islanders’ methods of coping with life amid some rapidly changing ecosystems atop geologically unstable islands.Thu, 13 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500W&M Dining's Global Chef Program debuts with a taste of Russia <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> William & Mary Dining Services welcomed Russian Chef Sergey Malyshev to the campus Oct. 20 and 21 as part of its Global Chef Program.Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400Composer brings world of experience to music residency <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Emmy-nominated composer Kareem Rouston is one of this year's Maurine Stuart Dulin Class of 1939 Artists-in-Residence.Fri, 10 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400Stofan: Space exploration a global initiative <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src=" sqthumba.jpg" width="100px" alt="stofan reves sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> NASA chief scientist Ellen Stofan '83 opened the Reves Center's final 25th anniversary celebration with an in-depth look at how the world contributes to -- and benefits from -- coordinated space exploration.Fri, 03 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400The Reves Center celebrates 25 years of global engagement <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="" width="100px" alt="" /></div> William & Mary is sending students out into the world, and welcoming foreign students into ours, in ever-increasing numbers.Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400