Archive for Faculty

For students protected under DACA, presidential transition stirs fears about returning next semester

For students protected under DACA, presidential transition stirs fears about returning next semester

Posted On: December 11, 2016

With the presidential transition in full swing, one Obama-era immigration policy under threat has students at the College [...]

Lecture focuses on historical roots of Standing Rock movement

Lecture focuses on historical roots of Standing Rock movement

Posted On: November 23, 2016

English and American Studies professor Kara Thompson hosted a presentation about the Standing Rock protests Friday Nov. 18. [...]

Black faculty report discrimination at high rates

Black faculty report discrimination at high rates

Posted On: November 14, 2016

Nearly two-thirds of black faculty feel that they are not treated fairly according to a 2015 faculty survey. [...]

Campus remembers professor Paula Blank

Campus remembers professor Paula Blank

Posted On: September 20, 2016

Students, faculty, friends and family gathered in Tucker Theater Wednesday, Sept. 14 to remember the life of English [...]

Faculty, staff mourn Professor Paula Blank

Faculty, staff mourn Professor Paula Blank

Posted On: August 29, 2016

Paula Blank, an English professor at the College of William and Mary who was influential in shaping the [...]

New students march through Wren to open semester

New students march through Wren to open semester

Posted On: August 24, 2016

Each academic year, the College of William and Mary’s Convocation marks the start of fall classes and new [...]

College mourns internationally recognized English professor Paula Blank

College mourns internationally recognized English professor Paula Blank

Posted On: August 22, 2016

Internationally recognized English professor Paula Blank died Sunday, August 21 at her home in Williamsburg. Blank had been [...]

Former College President Thomas Graves dies at 91

Former College President Thomas Graves dies at 91

Posted On: August 18, 2016

Former College of William and Mary President Thomas A. Graves Jr. died Friday, June 17 in Williamsburg, Va. [...]

Graduates urged to be bold at 2016 Commencement ceremony

Graduates urged to be bold at 2016 Commencement ceremony

Posted On: May 14, 2016

It was with pomp, circumstance and an unlikely avian metaphor that the Class of 2016 graduated this morning [...]

Data reveals gender pay gap in College salaries

Data reveals gender pay gap in College salaries

Posted On: April 26, 2016

Data collected from the 2014 census and salary information indicate the presence of a gender pay gap at [...]