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Richard Bland College sees increase in enrollment

Richard Bland College sees increase in enrollment

Posted On: December 05, 2015

Richard Bland College’s final fall 2015 enrollment numbers showed a 36 percent increase. Richard Bland now has more [...]

Annual budgets increase for GSWS, Africana studies

Annual budgets increase for GSWS, Africana studies

Posted On: December 05, 2015

Last month, a flurry of social media activity suggested that the College of William and Mary was slashing [...]

College student launches LGBTIQ history project

College student launches LGBTIQ history project

Posted On: November 24, 2015

The College of William and Mary is launching the Mattachine Project to research and archive the history of [...]

Neurodiversity speaker series begins with presentation about autism

Neurodiversity speaker series begins with presentation about autism

Posted On: November 10, 2015

Steve Silberman, author of the New York Times bestseller “NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of [...]

ACTA gives COLL curriculum a “D” grade for requirements

ACTA gives COLL curriculum a “D” grade for requirements

Posted On: November 10, 2015

The College of William and Mary’s new COLL curriculum received a D from the American Council of Trustees [...]

Swem hosts forum on textbook affordability

Swem hosts forum on textbook affordability

Posted On: November 09, 2015

The Earl Gregg Swem Library sponsored a visit Nov. 6 from Cable Green, Creative Commons’ director of global [...]

Students take over operation of observatory

Students take over operation of observatory

Posted On: October 26, 2015

Jacob Gunnarson ’17 and Alexandra Cramer ’18 have taken over the operation of the Thomas Harriot Observatory following [...]

College plans to change application process

College plans to change application process

Posted On: October 20, 2015

The Coalition for Access, Affordability and Success, made up of more than 80 American universities, including the College [...]

Students participate in international competition

Students participate in international competition

Posted On: September 15, 2015

A team of eight College of William and Mary undergraduate students will participate in this year’s International Genetically [...]

Faculty, students work on “ghost particle” experiment

Faculty, students work on “ghost particle” experiment

Posted On: September 01, 2015

NOvA, the largest particle-accelerator neutrino experiment in the United States, released some of its first results in early [...]