Archive for Tucker Higgins

Updated: No immediate danger seen in bomb threats reported Monday

Updated: No immediate danger seen in bomb threats reported Monday

Posted On: March 23, 2015

According to College administrators, there is no immediate threat seen in the bomb threats reported to the campus [...]

College community responds to the arrest of Martese Johnson at U.Va.

College community responds to the arrest of Martese Johnson at U.Va.

Posted On: March 20, 2015

African American and black student organizations on campus communicated their support of black students at the University of [...]

Dear Mr. Gates: A plea for the presidency

Dear Mr. Gates: A plea for the presidency

Posted On: March 16, 2015

When Sen. Harry Reid asked if you wanted to be vice president under President Barack Obama, you almost [...]

Are “weed out” STEM classes real?

Are “weed out” STEM classes real?

Posted On: November 20, 2014

According to an email sent by a professor to students last December, 40 percent of students in one [...]

A romantic, a scientist and not nearly enough chocolate at the Williamsburg chocolate conference

A romantic, a scientist and not nearly enough chocolate at the Williamsburg chocolate conference

Posted On: November 06, 2014

“Chocolate is pure. It’s natural. It is what it is." [...]

Pentagon M16s in Williamsburg

Pentagon M16s in Williamsburg

Posted On: September 15, 2014

With national media attention focused on police militarization in the wake of the shooting of an unarmed black [...]

Virtual Conversation Partner Program helps international students acclimate to America

Virtual Conversation Partner Program helps international students acclimate to America

Posted On: September 04, 2014

For the past three summers, a program at the College of William and Mary has brought together dozens [...]

Standard & Poor’s increases Williamsburg’s bond rating

Standard & Poor’s increases Williamsburg’s bond rating

Posted On: April 18, 2014

The financial services company Standard & Poor’s raised the city of Williamsburg’s long-term bond rating from AA+ to [...]

Leaving the St Andrews Program

Leaving the St Andrews Program

Posted On: April 17, 2014

In my eagerness to dive deeply into a subject area, I was only going to be able to [...]

Snow days create scheduling dilemma for faculty with children

Snow days create scheduling dilemma for faculty with children

Posted On: April 07, 2014

This January, the ten-year-old son of biology department chair Lizabeth Allison taught two sections of introductory biology. [...]