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Government professors discuss election results, predict future of congressional policy

Government professors discuss election results, predict future of congressional policy

Posted On: November 20, 2016

Government professors at the College of William and Mary held a lecture on Thursday, Nov. 17, with one [...]

In wake of election, government department discusses Trump’s role in global rise of illiberal democracies

In wake of election, government department discusses Trump’s role in global rise of illiberal democracies

Posted On: November 17, 2016

In the third lecture in a series of discussions on the rise of illiberal democracies, professors at the [...]

From ballot to budget: Panelists explore how the Virginia General Assembly will affect higher education funding

From ballot to budget: Panelists explore how the Virginia General Assembly will affect higher education funding

Posted On: November 16, 2016

In the wake of Virginia’s $1.5-billion-dollar budget shortfall and 7.5 percent proposed cuts to public colleges and universities, [...]

College grad programs offer students opportunity to continue learning after graduation

College grad programs offer students opportunity to continue learning after graduation

Posted On: November 16, 2016

Recent University of Georgia graduate Ed Silva gave a presentation to students in the international relations department Nov. [...]

After elections, international relations professors stop to discuss Trump

After elections, international relations professors stop to discuss Trump

Posted On: November 14, 2016

Last Thursday, the students in Professor Susan Peterson’s international security course were given a choice: they could either [...]

Andrew Kim discusses ISIS, future of conflict in Iraq

Andrew Kim discusses ISIS, future of conflict in Iraq

Posted On: November 10, 2016

On Saturday Nov. 5, former Director of Iraq in the National Security Council Andrew Kim provided students at [...]

Charles Perdrisat wins nuclear physics award

Charles Perdrisat wins nuclear physics award

Posted On: October 25, 2016

Physics professor Charles Perdrisat became the third professor at the College of William and Mary to receive the [...]

Quran to add to Swem’s religious diversity

Quran to add to Swem’s religious diversity

Posted On: October 18, 2016

Swem Special Collections purchased a 19th century Quran manuscript Sept. 19, the only Quran manuscript owned by the [...]

College weighs in on global political trend of illiberal democracies

College weighs in on global political trend of illiberal democracies

Posted On: October 18, 2016

The global rise of populism, nationalism and illiberal democracies is taking hold of the College of William and [...]

A curricular change of pace: College shifts focus to interdisciplinary learning

A curricular change of pace: College shifts focus to interdisciplinary learning

Posted On: September 27, 2016

Following a College of William and Mary-wide push for the creation of new academic programs, members of the [...]