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@WMNews: Recent heavy rains have made an impact on the Chesapeake Bay and marine research, @VIMS_News reports. Learn more:… https://t.co/PrVxWbyVVi
@williamandmary: RT @wmfye: Only 10 more days until new student move-in, get excited! https://t.co/OaPqwto7lr
@WMNews: The Summer Archaeological Field School, a collab between the @colonialwmsburg Foundation and W&M, helps students br… https://t.co/3xDWQvsaGb
The Virginia Symphony Orchestra will visit W&M on Aug. 30 to perform a free, public concert "Under the Stars" at The Martha Wren Briggs Amphitheatre at Lake Matoaka. For concert info, including how to get your wristband for entry, visit: https://events.wm.edu/event/view/wm/102686
@WMNews: In @nature today: Protons get zippier in neutron-rich nuclei. https://t.co/QOpPhPmsDx #STEM #SciComm https://t.co/cpofOW2VAS
@WMNews: #wmPresident Katherine Rowe recently visited the iGEM synthetic biology team at their lab in ISC. The group is prep… https://t.co/TZhB5moiFM
@WMNews: Economics major Brittany Young '20 investigated Uber's claim of being an accident deterrent as part of the Summer R… https://t.co/GVMG3eO8nV
@williamandmary: RT @SwemSCRC: Did you know there used to be a flight school @williamandmary? Read more about it in our newest blog post https://t.co/5Pb16QspnV
@WMNews: W&M awarded $1M for fusion research by @ENERGY: https://t.co/LcmYdZEzIk #STEM https://t.co/P6J6ew0TwT
@williamandmary: Get to know a little bit more about #wmPresident Katherine Rowe with this recent Q&A: https://t.co/cXZUNypASv https://t.co/pLfZFO13XS
As she enters her first semester as president of W&M, Katherine Rowe sat down with University Advancement for a Q&A: https://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2018/looking-forward-a-qa-with-president-katherine-a.-rowe.php At the end of the piece, Rowe offers up a question for readers: what's your favorite place on campus and why do you love it?
@williamandmary: Looking for something to read on National Book Lovers Day? Try one of the latest books by our talented #wmAlumni. H… https://t.co/zBwNiavbIW
@WMNews: W&M's 28th president, Katherine Rowe, recently talked with University Advancement about her plans as she enters her… https://t.co/jpQSyGcKG6
@WMNews: Tom Chamberlain, a volunteer police officer with the W&M Police Department, and Danny McNeil ’19 have been selected… https://t.co/5xEamlQgpI
New Student Tips from Your PAs!!

Here are some more pieces of advice from your Peer Advisors! Please feel free to reach out to any of us with your questions – we would love to talk with you! Welcome to William & Mary! We are so excited that you are here! Between classes, clubs, activities, and new friends, you are going […]

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@williamandmary: The fall #wmTackLecture is just over a month a way. Join us for Anne Rasmussen's lecture, Women Out-Loud: The Gende… https://t.co/BEYPMkUQJI
Anne Rasmussen's Tack Faculty Lecture on Sept. 12 will explore the hidden world of women and Islamic performance. Learn more: https://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2018/visit-the-hidden-world-of-women,-islamic-performance.php
Tack Faculty Lecture: Women Out Loud
@WMNews: Professor Anne Rasmussen will present this fall's Tack Faculty Lecture, Women Out-Loud: The Gendered Landscape of I… https://t.co/QF6acy9D5x
@williamandmary: RT @RyanRecker: Mike Tomlin today sharing his thoughts on his college coach, Jimmye Laycock, who is retiring from @williamandmary a… https://t.co/bEwAFOdnHE
Tack Faculty Lecture Series: Women Out Loud
September 12, 2018 | Commonwealth Auditorium
@williamandmary: Caps off to W&M Night at @Nationals Park! #GoTribe https://t.co/sDiP197Rxf
@WMNews: Scenes from @williamandmary Night at @Nationals Park. #GoTribe #GoNats https://t.co/TxeCpTrkuQ
Summer is winding down, which means these brick pathways won't be this empty for very much longer. How are you spending the last few weeks of summer?
@williamandmary: Fall semester starts in less than a month and that makes us happier than Glenn Close '74 in a recliner full of pupp… https://t.co/Ds6SjMajtW
@WMNews: On Aug. 30 the @VASymphony will perform "Under the Stars" at The Martha Wren Briggs Amphitheatre at Lake Matoaka. F… https://t.co/7W1CnqgvtU
How To Land A Summer Internship

Sorry that this title is a little (edit: extremely) misleading. If you’re here to get a summer internship, I can tell you now you’re on the wrong website. All I may do is share the amazing (first part) of my summer while interning in New York City, and (best part) no nepotism involved. How I […]

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@WMNews: .@WMLawSchool's Tillman Breckenridge has been named one of 2018's "Most Influential Black Lawyers" in the summer ed… https://t.co/IDG3bhBh6I
@WMNews: W&M students ranked happiest in the nation according to a new report from @ThePrincetonRev: https://t.co/QTy2IaKn3U https://t.co/iUddf1iKNh
@WMNews: "The time was right," said @WMTribeFootball coach Jimmye Laycock of his plans to retire. Read more about the emotio… https://t.co/AnR7JkyJVw
Scene@W&M: Darkhorse scores
W&M's Darkhorse Ultimate Frisbee Club scores in a match against a team from Virginia Tech.
Jimmye Laycock has just announced that the upcoming 2018 season will be his last as William & Mary Tribe Football head coach. Learn more about Laycock's retirement decision & numerous contributions to Tribe football: https://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2018/william-marys-jimmye-laycock-announces-2018-is-final-season.php
@williamandmary: RT @TribeAthletics: Jimmye Laycock, legendary head football coach at William & Mary, announced his retirement this evening, effective a… https://t.co/OsQuT9aBwY
@WMNews: #Breaking: @WMTribeFootball's Jimmye Laycock announces 2018 will be his final season. Learn more:… https://t.co/ApYDXz5rWi
@WMNews: RT @TribeAthletics: Jimmye Laycock, legendary head football coach at William & Mary, announced his retirement this evening, effective a… https://t.co/OsQuT9aBwY
A 10-year Time Series

On August 4th, 2008, I published my first post on William & Mary Blogs, Living the High Life chronicled that summer’s field research with a crew of William & Mary geologists on Utah’s High Plateaus. 10-years have come-and-gone – yikes! My 10th blog post dropped on Charter Day 2009, the 50th rolled out just before Convocation at the […]

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@WMNews: The W&M chemistry professor was selected as one of only eight professors in the nation to receive the coveted award https://t.co/iz9cnn5fRs
@WMNews: In ‘Nature’: Machine learning keeps particle physicists from a Lucy-and-Ethel situation https://t.co/oxibKCDql2 https://t.co/2nDRwDtpLe
@WMNews: W&M Board of Visitors to hold annual planning retreat Aug. 9-10, 2018: https://t.co/FJNIc0P1hV
@WMNews: .@muscarelle to open temporary gallery space in Merchant Square. Learn more: https://t.co/jx1dHRF3oe https://t.co/yTviPm17hS
Did you know that W&M is home to three descendants of the apple tree that inspired Sir Isaac Newton’s concept of universal gravitation? Sign us up for a slice of Newton-Apple Pie! https://www.wm.edu/inquiry/newton-trees.php
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@WMNews: In @sciencemagazine today: wildflowers combat #climatechange with diversity. https://t.co/38NaDlwMFc https://t.co/2ZMICIvnnB
@williamandmary: RT @WMNews: The film adaptation of the #TheDarkestMinds, written by @alexbracken '09, opens Friday. Did you know that she also… https://t.co/adexV6endk
Internship Finish Line: Update 2

One week later, my internship will conclude with a poster session on the morning of August 10th. My poster is now available below for 24/7 viewing. Enjoy! Download the poster (ppt). The following is a reminder if you wish to see that poster in person.

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@williamandmary: Joining the W&M family this fall? Download W&M Mobile and select the New Students & Families experience to access o… https://t.co/ZI1jOwGral
@WMNews: The film adaptation of the #TheDarkestMinds, written by @alexbracken '09, opens Friday. Did you know that she also… https://t.co/adexV6endk
@williamandmary: RT @SLAClab: Particle physicists team up with #AI to solve some of the toughest science problems @NatureNews @Fermilab… https://t.co/ZkaSLdIX2e
Freshman Applications are live!

We Admit It! We’re loving summer here in Williamsburg, and with all of the sunshine and warm weather we’re cooking up some new things! For one, applicants will now have the choice to apply using the Common Application or the newer Coalition Application. Not only that, we’ve added a second round of Early Decision. August 1 (today!) […]

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@WMNews: .@williamandmary Professor Emerita @bjkingape's insights into #animalgrief have been featured lately in a number of… https://t.co/P0k7KCn63M
@williamandmary: RT @WMAlumni: Congratulations to @CharlesEsten on earning a @GWR for the "most consecutive weeks to release an original digital s… https://t.co/26NIFBdM3n
Assistant Professor of Chemistry Nathan Kidwell (left) and his W&M research students are using brown carbon samples to study how the molecules break down when they are exposed to sunlight.
Photo by Stephen Salpukas William & Mary
W&M students in the Kidwell Lab are using lasers to explore fundamental chemical reactions in the atmosphere.
Photo by Stephen Salpukas William & Mary
William & Mary Athletics announced on June 12 that the Tribe's popular mascot would from now on be known as Reveley.
Photo by Skip Rowland '83 William & Mary
Don't call for The Griffin; call for Reveley instead.
Photo by Skip Rowland '83 William & Mary
The Griffin no more.
Photo by Skip Rowland '83 William & Mary
@williamandmary: RT @TribeAthletics: New Logo ✅ New Floor ✅ Boldly Pursuing Excellence. #GoTribe https://t.co/keNszY7Ji6
@WMNews: A rare all-blue blue crab was recently caught in the York River and donated to @VIMS_News: https://t.co/SzrBNuCZpU https://t.co/IteU9NOs9d
Biologist Helen Murphy (left) and Sophie Harris ’19 work on yeast-biofilm studies in William & Mary’s Integrated Science Center.
Photo by Stephen Salpukas William & Mary
Helen Murphy works with Matt Dungan ’20 on characterizing yeast biofilms. Her lab's work could have extensive human-health implications.
Photo by Stephen Salpukas William & Mary
This biology lab's investigation into yeast receives funding from the National Institutes of Health and the National Science Foundation.
Photo by Stephen Salpukas William & Mary
Biologist Helen Murphy examines data on yeast colonies with student Imanda Ivanoff.
Photo by Stephen Salpukas William & Mary
COLL 150: Emerging Diseases
Professor Beverley Sher discusses her COLL 150 course: Emerging Diseases. Photo Credits: Aids Day - David Wan - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dwanmac/4151071365 Community Health Volunteers - Morgana Wingard/UNDP - https://www.flickr.com/photos/unitednationsdevelopmentprogramme/15538133195/in/photostream/ Ministry of Health graduate 30 HIV/AIDS Counselors - Isaac Billy - https://www.flickr.com/photos/unmissmultimedia/35195658145/in/photostream/ Ministry of Health graduate 30 HIV/AIDS Counselors - Isaac Billy - https://www.flickr.com/photos/unmissmultimedia/34808976400/in/photostream/
President Katherine Rowe talks about the relevancy of a W&M education, Jefferson's intellectual landscape & how diversity accelerates innovation in a recent piece from Virginia Business: http://www.virginiabusiness.com/news/article/a-diverse-skill-set
@WMNews: W&M News recently talked with Philosophy Professor Elizabeth Radcliffe about Hume, Passion, and Action, her recent… https://t.co/UEIkXySWzB
@WMNews: There are a few additional blooms in the biology greenhouse thanks to a floral mural created by studio art major Kr… https://t.co/mJXZTF7BjV
@williamandmary: #wmPresident Katherine Rowe talks about the relevancy of a liberal arts education today, Jefferson's intellectual l… https://t.co/gVpKbLZGhj
@WMNews: When worlds collide: Studying the intersection of religion and hip-hop motivated Ph.D candidate Travis Harris to re… https://t.co/MN7FufbWbY
Step One: Make Cloud Step Two: Fire Lasers at Stuff in Cloud Yes, that's real science happening at W&M. To figure out exactly how brown carbon impacts the atmosphere’s chemistry, two labs are examining the molecules in both the gas and condensed phase to model what happens in the wild: https://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2018/how-now-brown-cloud-wm-chemists-analyze-air-pollution.php
@WMNews: The core labs of the Applied Research Center are open for #science & #engineering after relocating to the W&M campu… https://t.co/5Yox2a7QlO
Internship Finish Line: Update 1

Well, it has been over a month since I have begun my internship at George Mason. This week and the next, I am finalizing my overall results, abstract, and poster. I have 2-3 more updates to bring up as I race to the internship finish line. For students living in Northern Virginia: Below is a […]

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@WMNews: RT @WMAlumni: Congratulations to Adam C. Morrow, M. Acc. ‘12 on being named a member of the Order of St. John by the Queen of Eng… https://t.co/iFSo2xc0rZ
Thank you! Your support made a difference.
William & Mary is thriving because of your generosity, and the contributions of so many of our alumni, students, faculty, parents and friends. Your support makes all the difference between an ordinary university experience, and an extraordinary one. Thank you for being there for your Tribe family.
William & Mary Tribe Athletics has a bold new look, but still the same commitment to athletic and academic excellence. Go Tribe!
Bold Look. Same Tribe. Boldly Pursuing Excellence.
@WMNews: #Breaking: @TribeAthletics reveals revitalized brand and logo. Learn more: https://t.co/PMrvVA2rZk https://t.co/YJ988Rei0R
@williamandmary: RT @TribeAthletics: Bold Look. Same Tribe. Boldly Pursuing Excellence. #GoTribe https://t.co/IZt2aLlCP8
@WMNews: RT @STEM_at_WM: Ever want to kick back, make a cloud and zap it with lasers? We hear you. @Rachel_E_OBrien and @KidwellLaserLab are… https://t.co/nWyssuPiXk
@williamandmary: RT @WMNews: Research sponsored by @OIEAHC at @williamandmary finds first #JaneAusten novel purchase. Consider us ~royally~ surp… https://t.co/mbh0yPLGpI
@WMNews: Research sponsored by @OIEAHC at @williamandmary finds first #JaneAusten novel purchase. Consider us ~royally~ surp… https://t.co/mbh0yPLGpI
@WMNews: .@WMTribeMGYM earns record 9th National Academic Team title: https://t.co/RqIkgjWZYH https://t.co/ANMem4Bbbk
@WMNews: .@TribeAthletics leads @CAASports in team academic excellence awards: https://t.co/r94j7YAfjH https://t.co/RyHh027OM4
@WMNews: Starting July 25, augmented reality will be fully implemented into tours of @MonroeHighland: https://t.co/MuqNFAD40z https://t.co/bUrqOaXzde
@williamandmary: RT @WMNews: W&M surpasses $800M mark in its $1B #wmForTheBold campaign: https://t.co/yXI0kb2QmX https://t.co/1tt6hH02QI
With two years remaining in the For the Bold campaign, we've now passed the $800 million mark and are nearing our $1 billion goal: https://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2018/william-mary-surpasses-800m-mark-in-its-1b-for-the-bold-campaign.php Your support makes all the difference between an ordinary university experience, and an extraordinary one. Thank you for being there for your Tribe family.
Thank you! Your support made a difference.
Move In for Class of 2022 is still a few weeks away, but one building on campus has new tenants: Katherine A. Rowe and her husband, Bruce Jacobson, have moved into the President's House. Welcome home, Katherine & Bruce!
We can't wait to welcome U.S. Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy '00 back to campus during Opening Convocation!
Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy ’00 to speak at W&M’s 2018 Opening Convocation
COLL Studies is Here!!

Summer is a fun time to relax, travel, maybe even earn some money through a job or internship. For incoming William & Mary students, summer also includes the COLL Studies course! This course is designed to help new students transition into college, or at least into William & Mary. Students learn about our curriculum, research […]

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Have you ever had ice cream made with liquid nitrogen? While our student and faculty researchers in the chemistry department are working hard in the labs, it's a summer tradition for them to take a break each week to enjoy some tasty lab-made ice cream. How are you celebrating National Ice Cream Day?
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Campus sure is quiet without all of our students. While there’s still a lot of activity and research happening behind our brick walls, we can't wait to see the Sunken Garden come back to life when everyone returns in August!
Pre-Col 2018: Week 2

It was a busy second week for students participating in the NIAHD Pre-College Summer program! Between daily site visits, July 4th festivities, and a variety of evening events, time is flying by. It’s hard for me to believe that we have just one more week left in the first session. With the end of the […]

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Sunshine, blue skies, birds chirping…it’s a picture perfect summer day on the most beautiful campus in the U.S. How’s the weather where you are?
Less than 60 days until the Class of 2022 is greeted by the iconic visage of Lord Botetourt! Do you have any advice for the newest members of the Tribe?
We hope you have a happy 4th of July, Tribe! 🇺🇸
ICYMI: Yesterday Katherine A. Rowe was sworn in as president of the Alma Mater of the Nation. Welcome to the Tribe, President Rowe!
Katherine Rowe is Sworn In as the 28th President of W&M
The Swearing-in of President Katherine A. Rowe
"Join the Tradition: Make History." Another historic day at William & Mary as Katherine Rowe was sworn in as the university's 28th president. Learn more about the ceremony: https://www.wm.edu/news/stories/2018/katherine-a.-rowe-sworn-in-as-wms-28th-president.php Learn more about President Rowe: www.wm.edu/president
Reveley by the Numbers
William & Mary President Taylor Reveley's decade of leadership saw a lot of great facts and figures - here are some of our favorites.
We're live from the swearing in of William & Mary's 28th president, Katherine A. Rowe. Tune in now to watch as Governer Ralph Northam officiates this pivotal moment in the university's history. Welcome to the W&M family, President Rowe!
Swearing In
Dear Taylor, Today’s your 3,585th and last day in office. To celebrate your time at W&M, here are some of our favorite Taylor Reveley numbers. Thanks for being one of a kind. Love, W&M
Taylor Reveley: Presidency by the Numbers
Summer Plans

This summer, I’m back in the ‘burg working as a RPA with the NIAHD program at W&M! (Wow, that’s a lot of acronyms.) I will be a Residential Program Assistant during the National Institute of American History and Democracy’s Pre-College Summer Program. (Okay, now that’s just a mouthful.) I’ve written about my previous experience with […]

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After graduating with a government degree, Horacio Carreño-García '10 worked in customer service and app development before becoming the Foundation Relations Coordinator for the nonprofit Faith in Action. The skills he earned during his liberal arts education helped him make each jump to the next stepping stone on his career journey: https://www.wm.edu/liberalartsatwork/carreno-garcia.php Did you have a non-traditional career path?
William & Mary - Horacio Carreño-García
Before the clock strikes midnight!
Make your gift before midnight on June 30th to have it count towards our goal of 34% this fiscal year. giving.wm.edu
W&M The More You Know: Pirate Booty
Private gifts have been helping William & Mary for hundreds of years, make your gift before the end of the 2018 fiscal year on June 30 and help us achieve the extraordinary: https://a.wmalumni.com/2ti6sY0
Tell yer mateys: there be only a few days left to help W&M to achieve 34% alumni participation in giving by June 30. The more alumni that give back annually to their alma mater, the higher our school rises in the rankings, which appreciates the value of a W&M degree. https://a.wmalumni.com/2MQcnw3
The More You Know: Pirate Booty
Why Peer Advising? Part 2

As W&M students, we know how great our community is; many PAs choose this position because of their own experiences and their desire to help others have an easier transition into our great community. Allison Ramirez ’19 says, “Although I began the school year struggling, the support I found in the community played a big […]

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Summer Research: It’s About Time

Mid-summer is here, and it’s been a busy few weeks for my undergraduate research students. The 2018-19 William & Mary Structural Geology & Tectonics Research Group is focused on an array of projects with study sites from Europa (the satellite) to Oman and Virginia. This year we’re working to better understand when significant tectonic events […]

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The campus community and the public are invited to watch as Katherine Rowe is sworn in as W&M's 28th president. You can attend in person, though seating is limited, or watch a livestream of the event on this Facebook page or on the W&M website starting at noon.
Katherine A. Rowe to be sworn in as 28th president July 2
W&M The More You Know: Ewell's Farm
Private gifts have been helping William & Mary for hundreds of years, make your gift before the end of the 2018 fiscal year on June 30 and help us achieve the extraordinary: https://a.wmalumni.com/2ti6sY0
W&M The More You Know: Queen Anne
Private gifts have been helping William & Mary for hundreds of years, make your gift before the end of the 2018 fiscal year on June 30 and help us achieve the extraordinary: https://a.wmalumni.com/2ti6sY0
#WMDigitalDC (DCSI-NM) 4: Internship Phase 1

Hello, and welcome back to Washington, D.C. It’s been a busy three weeks since my last installment of #WMDigitalDC, and I appreciate you bearing with me as I try to write a coherent blog post between going to the office, working concerts, and trying to figure out the metro. My lack of updates can be […]

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We all know that King William and Queen Mary founded our fair university, but did you know that without Queen Anne, a crucial part of campus might never have existed? Private gifts have been helping William & Mary for hundreds of years, make your gift before the end of the 2018 fiscal year on June 30 and help us achieve the extraordinary: https://a.wmalumni.com/2ti6sY0
The More You Know: Queen Anne
What a hot day! What's your favorite shady spot on campus? ☀️
Internship: 95% Loaded

This Friday, I will be off to orientation for my very first internship at George Mason University’s Manassas Campus. Finally, I can picture myself as a scientist whose ambition is to make a difference on earth. This internship will involve research projects, and mine will focus on using neuroinformatics to simulate the number of broken […]

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What’s lifeatwm like?

You may be wondering, what is life at W&M like? Look no further than the Instagram account: @lifeatwm! The Tribe is full of tech savvy, super cool people doing amazing things and this social media account gives you a personal look into the daily lives of our students. Each week someone new hosts the account. […]

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Early Completion of My Minor

What is rough is my first year at William & Mary. What is not so rough is the completion of my CAMS minor in December! It also happens that I had to decide what major is not only job-worthy but interesting. Despite my struggles in my beginning computer science classes, I am happy to find […]

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Why Peer Advising?

“Knowing the value of people sharing their experiences is what drives me to be a peer advisor.” -Caroline Kirk ‘21 There are so many things to become involved in on our beautiful William & Mary campus, why do some people choose the Peer Advising program? Not surprisingly, many PA’s note that they love helping new […]

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Lessons Learned

My final week at William & Mary was a whirlwind of graduation festivities. On the last day of classes, my friends and I lined up with the rest of the Class of 2018 to ring the Wren bell, a popular senior year tradition. I also submitted the last paper (ever!) of my undergraduate career. After […]

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Let's Get It Done (Fellow Members of the Tribe)
Help President Reveley reach a goal of 34% participation. Make your gift today at giving.wm.edu/fundraising/fye/
For the Bold: A Family Commitment
H. Thomas Watkins III '74 started a family legacy when he decided to attend William & Mary. His father, Hays Watkins, Jr. LL.D. '82, became invested in his son's education and the university, becoming the Rector of the Board of Visitors from 1987 to 1993. Two of his three children, Catherine '05 and Hays '11, would ultimately call William & Mary their alma mater.
A Tour Guide’s Guide to College Tours

With the close of the school year, it is the beginning of college visits. When I was in high school, I attended 19 college tours (I know, I’m a bit crazy). I visited schools from Boston to Atlanta, and everywhere in between. After each college tour, I was even more confused. All of the colleges […]

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Study Away: Cuba Edition

Last week I participated in the Cuba Study Away program, which focused on comparing the Cuban and American education systems. W&M’s School of Education, AidData and the Charles Center sponsored the program. Cuba is a unique case study for education in Latin American. Cuba reportedly has a 99.8% literacy rate, one of the highest in Latin America. […]

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W&M's Class of 2018 begins their final Walk Across Campus at the Sir Christopher Wren Building.
Commencement 2018 Photo by Robert Boag William & Mary #WMgrad
A view like none other. The Class of 2018's Walk Across Campus begins.
Commencement 2018 Photo by Robert Boag William & Mary #WMgrad
#WMDigitalDC (DCSI-NM) 3: Hey Alexa, Don’t Take Over the World

I, for one, welcome our new robot overlords. All jokes and Simpsons quotes aside, one of the main discussion points in the second week of DCNMSI was the future of artificial intelligence (AI). From our site visit to the Entertainment Software Association (ESA), where we learned AI is already used in many video games, to […]

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W&M Alumni Magazine: G.I. Ginny Teaser
Watch G.I. Ginny's story at wmalumnimagazine.com
W&M Alumni Magazine: G.I. Ginny
Read more about G.I. Ginny at wmalumnimagazine.com
W&M Alumni Magazine: G.I. Ginny & The Breakers
With World War II now raging at home as well as abroad, Virginia Claudon Allen '40 worked at the Ream General Veterans Hospital, located at The Breakers in Palm Beach, Fla. Her job was to socialize with the wounded flyers coming home from Europe, some of whom had suffered unspeakable injuries. Watch more of G.I. Ginny's story at wmalumnimagazine.com
W&M Alumni Magazine: The Appendix and the Cigarette Butt
One of Virginia Claudon Allen's favorite memories from her time at William & Mary, was getting the opportunity to meet Cary Grant. Hear the story that involves a boyfriend, an appendix, and Cary Grant's cigarette butt! To watch more of Virginia Allen's history working in the Red Cross and as a GI Jill during World War II, visit wmalumnimagazine.com.
A Look Back

It’s been almost two weeks since I walked across the stage at graduation, shook hands, and received my diploma. Two weeks and it still doesn’t feel real. It happened though. Thousands of families watched as our Commencement ceremony began and siblings and faculty saw me miraculously not trip walking across the stage. So it definitely […]

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Mental Health Conditions Are Real Health Conditions

It is widely accepted that if you have a health problem, you would see a medical professional who specializes in that problem’s proper treatment. If you have digestive problems, you see a gastroenterologist. If you have acne or other skin problems, you see a dermatologist. But if you are faced with a mental health problem, […]

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When Things Turn Grim at Crim Dell

Crim Dell is an iconic little pond tucked away in a forest glade in the middle of William & Mary’s campus. Its arched wooden bridge is frequently described as the most romantic spot on campus. Yet, that’s not the case this summer. Crim Dell has recently been drained, and its bottom is exposed for all […]

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Matthew Wester '06, M.A.Ed. '10
Learn how one scholarship had an impact on Matthew Wester's life and career.
One Scholar, One Day: Brian Anyakoha '18
Learn more about the Class of 2018 student speaker, Brian Anyakoha.
Contributing towards Senior Class Gift
#WMDigitalDC (DCSI-NM) 2: Let Your Existence Be Resistance

Welcome back to D.C. as told through one News & Media student’s experience. Before this week began, our TA Alicia told us that class days would be “crazy (and sweaty) but worth it.” She couldn’t have said it better. Over the course of five days, we visited nine different sites and saw six guest speakers. […]

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“Misleading” Honorary Organizations

The pressure is almost over for William & Mary admissions. Students in the whereabouts accumulated their honors to heighten their chances of being admitted. Some can be legit, but some can be misleading. Look no further; below are a few honor societies that do not provide me much lifetime value. The National Society of High […]

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The Reveley Tree
As William & Mary prepares for President Taylor Reveley’s retirement on June 30, the Young Guarde would like to recognize Taylor and Helen Reveley's legacy by planting a tree in their honor. Together, the Reveley's have embodied Tribe Pride and a sincere love of William & Mary. Their dedication to this university is evident in all they do, and the William & Mary community is better for their service. Every gift, no matter the size, will go toward this project, which is part of a bigger endeavor including campus beautification as a whole. Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to cultivate enduring gratitude and plant your tangible pride on the William & Mary campus. Give today at https://www.givecampus.com/schools/WilliamandMary
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.
On being a scholar/athlete at W&M
Scholar-athlete Denzel Dykes discusses his time at William & Mary.
2018 W&M Lavender Ceremony: Donning of the graduates
Members of the class of 2018 participate in W&M's first Lavender Graduation Ceremony.
W&M in 30: Commencement 2018
Experience Commencement 2018 in 30 seconds!
W&M Commencement 2018: Anyakoha's student speech
W&M graduate Brian Anyakoha delivers the student speech during the 2018 commencement exercises at William & Mary.
W&M Commencement 2018: Sen. Warner's keynote remarks
Senator Mark Warner delivers the keynote remarks during the 2018 commencement exercises at William & Mary.
W&M Commencement 2018: Reveley's closing/recessional
W&M President Taylor Reveley closes the 2018 commencement exercises at William & Mary.
Commencement 2018: The senior walk
Members of the class of 2018 take their final walk across campus during the 2018 commencement exercises at William & Mary.
2018 Honorary Degree: Katherine Johnson
2018 Honorary Degree: Legacy 3
Senior Class Walk, Class of 2018
Commencement 2018 Photo by Stephen Salpukas William & Mary #wmgrad
Graduates participate in the traditional candlelight ceremony.
Commencement 2018 Photo by Stephen Salpukas William & Mary #wmgrad
Let the Candlelight(ing) Ceremony begin.
Commencement 2018 Photo by Stephen Salpukas William & Mary #wmgrad
Students pose for a graduation photo on the steps of the Wren Building.
Commencement 2018 Photo by Stephen Salpukas William & Mary #wmgrad
Looks like we made it!
Commencement 2018 Photo by Stephen Salpukas William & Mary #wmgrad
Graduates take a selfie on their way to the Commencement ceremony.
Commencement 2018 Photo by Stephen Salpukas #wmgrad
Congratulations, graduates!
Commencement 2018 Photo by Stephen Salpukas William & Mary #wmgrad
Graduates pass through the Wren Building to begin their walk to the Commencement ceremony.
Commencement 2018 Photo by Stephen Salpukas William & Mary #wmgrad
W&M Chancellor Robert M. Gates ’65, L.H.D. ’98, speaks during the Commencement ceremony.
Commencement 2018 Photo by Stephen Salpukas William & Mary #wmgrad
A total of 2,045 degrees — 1,328 undergraduate and 717 graduate — were conferred throughout the weekend.
Commencement 2018 Photo by Stephen Salpukas William & Mary #wmgrad
Lynn Briley ’71, Karen Ely ’71 and Janet Brown Strafer ’71, M.Ed. ’77, receive honorary degrees.
Commencement 2018 Photo by Stephen Salpukas William & Mary #wmgrad
U.S. Sen. Mark Warner LL.D. ‘02 (D-Va.) speaks to graduates during the Commencement ceremony.
Commencement 2018 Photo by Stephen Salpukas William & Mary #wmgrad
Students pose together for a photo on the steps of the Wren Building.
Commencement 2018 Photo by Stephen Salpukas William & Mary #wmgrad
Students celebrate W&M's first-ever Lavender Graduation ceremony.
Commencement 2018 Photo by Stephen Salpukas William & Mary #wmgrad
Scene@W&M: With the Fencing Club
W&M's Fencing Club prepares to defend the Virginia Cup, which it did successfully.
W&M Now: Women's Stock Pitch Competition
In W&M's iGEM labs: High school students do real science
W&M's synthetic biology labs partner with Jamestown High School students in research.
In class: Reacting to the printmaking process
A look inside the printmaking class of Brian Kreydatus, professor of printmaking and life drawing at the university.
Hanging the senior art show: Self-portraits and self-reflections
Senior art students hang their works in Andrews Hall.
GSP: W&M students mentor in local schools
W&M students participating in the Griffin School Partnership program share their experiences.
Wren Building Plaque Dedication
A walk with Meyers: Sites of black history at W&M
Terry Meyers, professor emeritus, leads a walking group on a tour of sites of history.
'We Have Come': Work with what you've got
Excerpts from the 'We Have Come' performance by soulful storyteller Onawumi Jean Moss.
Botetourts and Ebony Expressions: 'Turn the World Around'
The Botetourt Chamber Singers, under the directions of Jamie Bartlett, with current and alumni members of Ebony Expressions, perform 'Turn the World Around.'
'We Have Come': The story of Rainbow Crow
Soulful storyteller Onawumi Jean Moss tells the story of Rainbow Crow.
W&M Public Policy: Saving communities money on flood insurance
Graduate students in W&M's Public Policy program have created a report to help individuals and communities save money on their federal flood insurance premiums by participating in the Community Rating System (CRS).
Another face: Lynn Briley's book
An excerpt from a performance of "Boundaries Unbound" by Valarie Gray Holmes, in which she portrays a W&M staff member paying tribute to the first three African-American residential students at the university, including Lynn Briley ’71.
2018 One Tribe One Day: Tribemanji
2018 One Tribe One Day: Game of Tribes
2018 One Tribe One Day: Galactic Fisticuffs
2018 One Tribe One Day: Griffin's Anatomy
2018 One Tribe One Day: Coach Reveley
2018 One Tribe One Day: Tribe Kids
2018 One Tribe One Day: Stranger Tribe
This year we asked the William & Mary community to submit ideas for the One Tribe One Day vide series. Thank you to Eileen Kiley Curren ‘02, Colleen Daszkiewicz '15, and Kim Sosa for your "strange" suggestion. Learn more about One Tribe One Day at giving.wm.edu
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