Archive for Student Life

State elections are today

State elections are today

Posted On: November 07, 2017

Virginia state elections will be held today, Tuesday, Nov. 7. The Flat Hat has you covered with all [...]

National Title IX policy change sparks campus conversation

National Title IX policy change sparks campus conversation

Posted On: November 06, 2017

In a Sept. 7 speech at George Mason University, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced plans to [...]

Building a case for mental health: Law students allege Student Health Center mishandled depression screening data

Building a case for mental health: Law students allege Student Health Center mishandled depression screening data

Posted On: October 23, 2017

(Note: Starred names have been changed to protect individuals’ privacy.) During her first year at the College of [...]

Title IX investigation focuses on student complaint: Department of Education opens second case in less than four years

Title IX investigation focuses on student complaint: Department of Education opens second case in less than four years

Posted On: October 02, 2017

In May 2014, the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights released a list of 55 postsecondary [...]

SA, College increase sustainability efforts

SA, College increase sustainability efforts

Posted On: September 25, 2017

New sustainability efforts are underway at the College of William and Mary this fall, as the Student Assembly [...]

JED program sets mental health goals: Campus chapter focuses on implementing JED’s national recommendations

JED program sets mental health goals: Campus chapter focuses on implementing JED’s national recommendations

Posted On: September 25, 2017

Two years ago, as student mental health complaints were rising at the College of William and Mary, Associate [...]

Katherine Webb ’18 appointed to community service task force

Katherine Webb ’18 appointed to community service task force

Posted On: September 25, 2017

Katherine Webb ’18 has a passion for service that resulted in her appointment to the Virginia governor’s inaugural [...]

College burned by FIRE: Civil liberties group awards College’s sexual misconduct policy “D” rating

College burned by FIRE: Civil liberties group awards College’s sexual misconduct policy “D” rating

Posted On: September 18, 2017

The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, a nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting civil liberties on college campuses, [...]

Thomas addresses new students Aug. 30

Thomas addresses new students Aug. 30

Posted On: September 04, 2017

When new students walked through the Christopher Wren building for Opening Convocation Wednesday, Aug. 30, it marked the [...]

Tribe Square evicts The Crust leaving ground floor empty

Tribe Square evicts The Crust leaving ground floor empty

Posted On: August 09, 2017

Today The Crust, established at Tribe Square in 2011, was evicted because of late rent payments. The Crust [...]