Lemon Project to confront 'ghosts of slavery' at fifth annual symposium http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/Lemon_Project_confronts_fifth_annual_symposium.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/archive/2014/thumbnails/lemon14-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> William & Mary's fifth annual Lemon Project Spring Symposium will feature panel discussions, speakers, a solo theatrical performance and a spoken-word event.Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400TEDx ready to take audience ‘beyond’ http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/TEDx_ready_to_take_audience_beyond.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/beyond-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Organizers of William & Mary’s third annual TEDx event are preparing to take audience members “beyond” this year.Mon, 23 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400Study Abroad and the Job Search: Q&A with a Seniorhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/study-abroad-and-the-job-search-qa-with-thomas-obermeier-15.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/obermeier/Obermeier 1 web thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Obermeierthumb" /></div> How study abroad enhances job prospectsMon, 23 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400A royal opportunityhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/a-royal-opportunity.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/Presidential-Precinct-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> The Presidential Precinct offered two William & Mary in Washington students the chance to promote and handle social media for "Magna Carta 2015," which featured a visit from Prince Charles.Fri, 20 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400International scholars join Law School community http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/visitors-from-around-the-globe.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/intl-scholars-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> For several years, the William & Mary Law School has been welcoming judges, lawyers and other legal professionals from around the world to campus as international scholars-in-residence.Thu, 19 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400Tennis team: Game ... set ... (well) matchedhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/tennis-team.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/ws ten sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="ws ten sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> An influx of foreign-born talent has propelled the William & Mary women's tennis team to an outstanding season.Thu, 12 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400William & Mary’s Bosnia Project wins Best Practices in International Education Award for Student Philanthropyhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/wm-bosnia-project-wins-award.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/offices/itpir/_images/AndreaSaraBen_small.jpg" width="100px" alt="AndreaSaraBen_small.jpg" /> </div> Seventeen years since its founding, the William & Mary Bosnia Project is the longest running community service project at the University. This March, the project, which brings together W&M student volunteers and Bosnian educators to teach English, video production, and cross-cultural communication skills to Bosnian schoolchildren each summer will be recognized with “The Best Practices in International Education Award” for Student Philanthropy by the NASPA International Education Knowledge Community.Wed, 11 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400Kraemer Scholar speaks about extremism and women's rightshttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/kraemer-scholar-speaks-at-law-school.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/khan-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Sara Khan recently delivered a lecture on "ISIS and Women's Rights: The Key Battleground for Extremists" at the W&M Law School.Tue, 10 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400New African language course offers students a global perspectivehttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/new-african-language-course-offers-students-a-global-perspective.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/wolof-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology Ali Colleen Neff is teaching the AFST 306 class on basic Wolof, a language seen predominantly in the African countries of Senegal, Mauritania and Gambia.Fri, 06 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500Presidential Precinct to host Prince Charles at global issues forumhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/presidential-precinct-magna-carta.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/presidential precinct_hrh/squarelogo200.jpg" width="100px" alt="squarelogo200.jpg" /> </div> William & Mary and its Presidential Precinct partners will host DC event discussing the rule of law and its role in democracy and the global economy.Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500Khan named Kraemer Distinguished Scholar in Residencehttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/sara_khan_named_kraemer_scholar.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/images/2015news/Sara 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 volunteershttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/wm-tops-for-peace-corps.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/peace-corps-thumb.jpg" 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'http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/gff-renewal.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/gff-thumb2.jpg" 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 Festivalhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/gff-theme.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu" 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 relationshttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/scholars-rank-wm-tops-in-ir.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/fp 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 Awardhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/riofrio_honored.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/riofrio/riofrio-square.jpg" 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 Prizehttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/monroe-honoree.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/lobeck-thumb.jpg" 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 Practicehttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/trip_conference_ir_theory_practice.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/offices/itpir/trip/news/Zoellick 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 Ebolahttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/breaking-ebola.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/ebola-thumb.jpg" 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 aestheticshttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2014/finding-community-in-black-aesthetics.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/archive/2014/thumbnails/exp-wkshp-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Students in an Africana studies course this fall explored black expressive culture.Thu, 11 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500