William & Mary Maintains Top Spot in Study Abroad Among Public Universitieshttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/william--mary-maintains-top-spot-in-study-abroad-among-public-universities.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/number one study thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="W&M Number 1 in Study Abroad" /></div> W&M still #1.Mon, 16 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500Campus community gathers in candlelight vigil for Parishttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/wm_vigil_for_victims_of_paris_attacks.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/vigil-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Hundreds of flickering candles lined the brick path leading from the Sunken Garden to the Wren Courtyard Sunday night as the William & Mary community gathered for a moonlight vigil for Friday's terrorist attacks on Paris.Mon, 16 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500Warren consults with Ukrainian Constitutional Commissionhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/warren_consults_with_ukrainian_constitutional_commission.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/ukraine_warren/warren_ukraine_200.jpg" width="100px" alt="warren_ukraine_200.jpg" /> </div> Law Professor Christie Warren was recently in the Ukraine consulting on draft amendments to its constitution.Thu, 12 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500Developing world leaders speak out on aid donorshttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/developing_world_leaders_speak_out_on_aid_donors.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/Listening AidData sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Listening AidData sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> Their "ratings" aren't what one might think.Mon, 02 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500W&M Students Attend Washington Conference on Middle Easthttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/wm-students-attend-washington-conference-on-middle-east.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/Abdulmohsen.jpg" width="100px" alt="Abdulmohsen Alkhulayfi with Prince Turki" /></div> The Raymond A. Mason School of Business was well represented at a recent NCUSAR conference.Tue, 20 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400AidData dispels notions about China's motivation in aid to Africahttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/aiddata-dispels-notions-about-china-aid-to-africa.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/aiddata sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Research conducted with Harvard and Heidelberg universities finds China does not favor authoritarian or corrupt regimes.Thu, 15 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400Unraveling the secret of silk that's more alive than deadhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/unravling-the-worms-secret123.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/silk-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> W&M professors are part of a collaboration that has begun to unravel the secret of the silkworm, an important first step in learning how to produce silks that are more alive than dead.Wed, 07 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400iGEM Grand Prize: Try to grasp ‘the magnitude of what they have achieved’http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/alert-wm-team-wins-top-honors-at-igem-synthetic-biology-competition.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/igem-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> An interdisciplinary team of William & Mary students have brought home one of the biggest prizes in synthetic biology, an honor that has been called the World Cup of Science.Wed, 30 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400Study Abroad Fair Attracts a Big Crowd Family Weekendhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/study-abroad-fair-is-a-big-draw-family-weekend.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/Trinkle1.jpg" width="100px" alt="Study Abroad Fair 1" /></div> Students and their families made their way across campus to learn about study abroad opportunities.Tue, 29 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400Cellphones broaden business opportunities for Tanzanian womenhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/phil_roessler_cellphones_tanzania.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/roessler sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="roessler sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> Researchers from W&M are part of an effort to provide cellphones to Tanzanian businesswomen.Mon, 28 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400President Obama nominates W&M alumnus as under secretary for political affairshttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/president_obama_nominates_wm_alumnus.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/shannon-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> William & Mary alumnus Thomas A. Shannon ’80 has been nominated by President Barack Obama for the position of under secretary for political affairs for the U.S. Department of State, the White House announced Sept. 18.Fri, 18 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400Iraq: Past, Present and Futurehttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/iraq-past,-present-and-future.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/images/2015news/Iraq Red with book.jpg" width="100px" alt="Iraq Conference 2015 Poster" /></div> The Reves Center for International Studies and the Program in Comparative Legal Studies and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding at William & Mary Law School are hosting a conference on The Future of Iraq, October 8-9, 2015.Thu, 17 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400Chang: AidData 'critical' to university-led development networkhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/Chang-aiddata-development.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/chang sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="chang sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> Ann Mei Chang, executive director of the United States Global Development Lab at USAID, praised AidData info for helping to better target development dollars.Mon, 14 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400World Cup champion coach Ellis coming for Family Weekendhttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/jill_ellis_coming_to_family_weekend.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/jill ellis sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="jill ellis sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> Jill Ellis '88 will attend a women's soccer match vs. Hofstra on Friday, September 25 and a football game vs. Stony Book the following day.Thu, 03 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400In new book, Seger finds answers in ‘landscapes in between’http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/italian_landscapes.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/monica-seger/monica-seger-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> W&M Assistant Italian Studies Professor Monica Seger has published her first book, 'Landscapes in Between: Environmental Change in Modern Italian Literature and Film.'Wed, 02 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400More than 200,000 see Muscarelle’s ‘Leonardo’ show in Mexicohttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/muscarelle-in-mexico-city.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/leonardo-in-mexico-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Between Williamsburg, Boston and Mexico City, the Muscarelle-curated "Leonardo da Vinci and the Idea of Beauty" has been viewed by more than 360,000 patrons.Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400A digital detectivehttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/a-digital-detective.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/research/ideation/_images/2015/a-digital-detective/brushing-square.png" width="100px" alt="Haitao Xu reports for work on the Alibaba corporate campus in Hangzhou, China. " /> </div> Online ratings and reviews are a helpful, if imperfect, guide for potential customers.Mon, 24 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400Persist and shout: Male bluebirds sing louder & lower to be heard over our rackethttp://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/Persist_and_Shout_Bluebirds.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/bluebirds-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="" /> </div> Birds "shout" to be heard over the noise produced by man-made activity, new research has shown.Fri, 21 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400BNU students experience 'The American Way'http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/bnu-students-experience-the-american-way.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/chinese sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="chinese sqthumb.jpg" /> </div> Forty students from Beijing Normal spent five weeks of summer school here taking a variety of courses. It was the first-ever collaboration of this type between the two universities.Wed, 12 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400William & Mary Public Policy Program expands scope of offerings http://www.wm.edu/offices/revescenter/news/2015/wm_public_policy_goes_international.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.wm.edu/news/images/2015/thumbnails/public policy/books200.jpg" width="100px" alt="books200.jpg" /> </div> Program adds international development and policy curriculum.Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0400