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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 [...]

Professors address current lack of racial diversity in forum

Professors address current lack of racial diversity in forum

Posted On: November 17, 2015

The Task Force on Race and Race Relations met with faculty for a second campus forum Nov. 10 [...]

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 [...]

College President Taylor Reveley reminisces about his college experience

College President Taylor Reveley reminisces about his college experience

Posted On: August 23, 2015

“I was not a party animal." [...]

Andrew W. Mellon foundation grants $2.6 million to College

Andrew W. Mellon foundation grants $2.6 million to College

Posted On: April 14, 2015

A $2.6 million grant given to the College of William and Mary by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation [...]

Married academics struggle with two-body problem

Married academics struggle with two-body problem

Posted On: November 06, 2014

The two-body problem refers to the difficulty spouses face when it comes to working at the same academic [...]

Reduction in phones in Blair Hall saves $10,000

Reduction in phones in Blair Hall saves $10,000

Posted On: April 07, 2014

In the fall of 2010, most of the professors in James Blair Hall gave up their landline phones, [...]

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. [...]

College ranks fourth in ‘Smartest Professors’ list

College ranks fourth in ‘Smartest Professors’ list

Posted On: April 07, 2014

The College of William and Mary ranked fourth in College Prowler’s list of colleges with the smartest professors. [...]

Scholars at the College chime in on Ukraine crisis

Scholars at the College chime in on Ukraine crisis

Posted On: March 17, 2014

College of William and Mary faculty who specialize in Eastern European Studies agree on at least one thing [...]