Archive for Talia Schmitt

Planting Trees in Ecuador

Planting Trees in Ecuador

Posted On: March 23, 2016

Over spring break, I joined a group of seven students from the College of William & Mary on [...]

De-stigmatizing the Climate Change Debate

De-stigmatizing the Climate Change Debate

Posted On: February 18, 2016

As a sixteen year-old earth-lover, I was skeptical of climate change. “The earth is warming? Prove it,” I [...]

Learning from Zika

Learning from Zika

Posted On: February 02, 2016

Last week, Vice President of Student Affairs Ginger Ambler sent out an email warning students that Zika, a [...]

Student discusses importance of sustainability

Student discusses importance of sustainability

Posted On: November 09, 2015

Can you imagine living miles away from the nearest grocery store? It is hard to even wrap [...]

Being Vegan at Campus Dining Halls

Being Vegan at Campus Dining Halls

Posted On: March 19, 2015

Are you a fan of leafy kale salads topped with a light vinaigrette? Or those fluffy vegan breakfast [...]

College reacts to ‘The Hunting Ground’

College reacts to ‘The Hunting Ground’

Posted On: March 03, 2015

The William and Mary Global Film Festival screened the critically acclaimed film “The Hunting Ground” Feb. 22.  “The [...]

Director Josh Fox discusses film “GasLand”

Director Josh Fox discusses film “GasLand”

Posted On: February 27, 2015

Director and Producer Josh Fox came to the College of William and Mary Feb. 25 to screen his [...]

The evolution of Thanksgiving

The evolution of Thanksgiving

Posted On: November 20, 2014

In just a few days, you will be chowing down some delicious pumpkin pie and cranberry sauce. But [...]

The real price of a pipeline

The real price of a pipeline

Posted On: November 20, 2014

I am concerned that we are entering a new game without changing the old rules. We don’t have [...]

Film festival engages local students, encourages community renewal

Film festival engages local students, encourages community renewal

Posted On: November 06, 2014

This year, the College of William and Mary Global Film Festival’s theme is renewal. In the weeks leading [...]