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College welcomes 1,545 students Friday

College welcomes 1,545 students Friday

Posted On: August 23, 2017

The College of William and Mary will swell by 1,545 when the freshman class of 2021 arrives this [...]

Lecture explains Asian-American perspective, discusses white narrative

Lecture explains Asian-American perspective, discusses white narrative

Posted On: April 25, 2017

Friday, April 21 Africana studies and history professor Chinua Akimaro Thelwell gave a lecture entitled “Marginality by Design: [...]

Researchers propose solutions to higher education challenges April 21

Researchers propose solutions to higher education challenges April 21

Posted On: April 25, 2017

The past 35 years have witnessed rising costs of higher education, dwindling public spending for universities and a [...]

Conference discusses Middle East, youth impact for building peace

Conference discusses Middle East, youth impact for building peace

Posted On: April 11, 2017

The Reves Center for International Studies hosted a conference April 7 focusing on past, current and future issues [...]

PIPS presentations strive to encourage change: Students, professors discuss, present research for undergraduate think tank

PIPS presentations strive to encourage change: Students, professors discuss, present research for undergraduate think tank

Posted On: April 10, 2017

Friday, April 4, six students, three professors and a full audience gathered in Washington Hall to discuss American [...]

Trade policy lectures focuses on benefits of international investment

Trade policy lectures focuses on benefits of international investment

Posted On: April 10, 2017

Former Ambassador to Belize Vinai Thummalapally gave a lecture April 4 entitled “U.S. Trade Policies: Where We’ve Been, [...]

After nearly a decade, College President Taylor Reveley announces plans to retire in 2018

After nearly a decade, College President Taylor Reveley announces plans to retire in 2018

Posted On: April 07, 2017

April 7, 2017, College of William and Mary President Taylor Reveley announced that he would retire after a [...]

Kent Logsdon visits College, discusses U.S. relationship with Germany

Kent Logsdon visits College, discusses U.S. relationship with Germany

Posted On: March 21, 2017

Thursday, March 16, the College of William and Mary welcomed Chargé d’Affaires of the U.S. Embassy in Berlin, [...]

House Bill requires institutions to accept American Sign Language

House Bill requires institutions to accept American Sign Language

Posted On: March 13, 2017

Virginia House of Delegates Bill 1512, signed March 3 by Gov. Terry McAuliffe, will require public institutions of [...]

Former U.S. ambassador discusses importance of youth in global world

Former U.S. ambassador discusses importance of youth in global world

Posted On: March 05, 2017

Wednesday, March 1, former United States ambassador Shari Villarosa J.D. ’79 returned to where she taught law classes [...]