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Registration: college’s Hunger Games

Registration: college’s Hunger Games

Posted On: August 21, 2015

When I was in your place, exactly one year ago, I thought I was special. I thought that [...]

The importance of not forcing freshman hall friendships

The importance of not forcing freshman hall friendships

Posted On: August 21, 2015

If you are at all like I was during your first week of college, you probably feel anxious [...]

Should I stay or should I go: finding a home in the College

Should I stay or should I go: finding a home in the College

Posted On: August 21, 2015

You don’t have to fall head-over-heels for your school, now or ever, to realize that it’s the place [...]

Academic intermission

Academic intermission

Posted On: August 21, 2015

In an academically intense environment, it is easy to put too much pressure on your academic achievements and [...]

Life should not lack leisure time

Life should not lack leisure time

Posted On: August 21, 2015

How might you savor the moments of your William and Mary days — the smell of cut grass [...]

Thriving in the Tribe

Thriving in the Tribe

Posted On: August 21, 2015

It’s official, you’ve made it to the beautiful College of William and Mary. Upon your arrival to this [...]

Extraordinary Cupcakes owner reflects on the saddest day of her year

Extraordinary Cupcakes owner reflects on the saddest day of her year

Posted On: May 14, 2015

Today I pass by and see you celebrating, excited to embark on a new journey. Your car packed [...]

A window into sustainable outreach opportunities

A window into sustainable outreach opportunities

Posted On: May 14, 2015

This experience has been exceptional in many ways. I’ve learned more than I ever thought possible about teaching [...]

The Virginia Institute of Marine Science: an opportunity to explore and engage in research

The Virginia Institute of Marine Science: an opportunity to explore and engage in research

Posted On: May 14, 2015

In my experience, I’ve found most William and Mary students either don’t know what the Virginia Institute of [...]

A semester restrospective

A semester restrospective

Posted On: April 30, 2015

After a semester chock-full of important and often controversial events, it’s important to reflect in order to continue [...]