Archive for Student Life

Guest lecturer discusses history of Spanish culture in United States

Guest lecturer discusses history of Spanish culture in United States

Posted On: February 04, 2017

On Wednesday, Feb. 1 Johns Hopkins University history professor Richard Kagan gave a lecture entitled “The Spanish Craze, [...]

Following Trump’s executive order, SA introduces resolution on solidarity

Following Trump’s executive order, SA introduces resolution on solidarity

Posted On: February 03, 2017

A resolution proposed at the Jan. 31 meeting of Student Assembly Senate aims to address new stances of [...]

College searches for ‘divine’: Botticelli paintings travel from Italy to the Muscarelle

College searches for ‘divine’: Botticelli paintings travel from Italy to the Muscarelle

Posted On: January 31, 2017

From Turin’s Galleria Sabauda, one of artist Sandro Botticelli’s two Venus paintings in the world will leave Italy [...]

Students join annual March for Life protest in Washington, D.C. following Trump’s inauguration

Students join annual March for Life protest in Washington, D.C. following Trump’s inauguration

Posted On: January 31, 2017

A week after an estimated 700,000 people gathered for the Women’s March on Washington, students from the College [...]

Beckles discusses reparatory justice in annual George Taylor Ross Address

Beckles discusses reparatory justice in annual George Taylor Ross Address

Posted On: January 25, 2017

Known as a leader in the global effort to seek reparations from European slave-trading nations, Hilary Beckles delivered [...]

Students join day of protest: Women’s March fills streets across nation, in Williamsburg

Students join day of protest: Women’s March fills streets across nation, in Williamsburg

Posted On: January 24, 2017

On the day after President Donald Trump was inaugurated, students from the College of William and Mary joined [...]

College finds traces of lead in Jefferson Hall water: Levels of lead do not violate Safe Drinking Water Act but do require College action

College finds traces of lead in Jefferson Hall water: Levels of lead do not violate Safe Drinking Water Act but do require College action

Posted On: January 24, 2017

Friday, Jan. 20, the College of William and Mary’s Residence Life office informed students living in Jefferson Hall [...]

Brewing philanthropy: Students start coffee business to bring clean water to impoverished countries

Brewing philanthropy: Students start coffee business to bring clean water to impoverished countries

Posted On: January 23, 2017

When two students at the College of William and Mary’s Mason School of Business met in class and [...]

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. [...]