Archive for Guest columns

Statue defacement opens up vital dialogue

Statue defacement opens up vital dialogue

Posted On: February 20, 2017

I’ve carried around a picture of Thomas Jefferson and of Monticello in my wallet for nearly a decade [...]

The science behind a change in mindset

The science behind a change in mindset

Posted On: February 13, 2017

I’ll be the first to admit — sometimes the study of neuroscience does more to drain my brain [...]

Poor campus Wi-Fi is a detriment to school

Poor campus Wi-Fi is a detriment to school

Posted On: February 13, 2017

This semester, I started taking courses in the Mason School of Business. I spend a lot of time [...]

Embracing diversity, not just tolerating it

Embracing diversity, not just tolerating it

Posted On: February 13, 2017

“A picture’s worth a thousand words,” as the idiom goes. And it’s so true; if you look at [...]

The need to expand the College’s environmental efforts

The need to expand the College’s environmental efforts

Posted On: February 06, 2017

While the College of William and Mary enjoys a reputation for academic achievement and community engagement, the College [...]

Mental self-care in the era of Trump

Mental self-care in the era of Trump

Posted On: January 30, 2017

As students at the College of William and Mary, self-care is something we often practice too infrequently. In [...]

A sweet farewell: Candy counter will not be missed

A sweet farewell: Candy counter will not be missed

Posted On: January 30, 2017

The Candy Counter has disappeared from Campus Center. I doubt many people will miss it. If the Candy [...]

Saving Adventure Games: In Defense of W&M’s Activity Classes

Saving Adventure Games: In Defense of W&M’s Activity Classes

Posted On: January 23, 2017

Adventure Games. Kayaking. Canoeing. Rock Climbing. Yoga. Tai Chi. Judo. Scuba, and more. These highly coveted one-credit kinesiology [...]

Women’s March: The first step in a long journey

Women’s March: The first step in a long journey

Posted On: January 23, 2017

This past weekend marked the inauguration of our 45th president and a series of historic protests against the [...]

A climate of support: finding a community at the women’s march

A climate of support: finding a community at the women’s march

Posted On: January 23, 2017

This past weekend, I was lucky enough to go to our nation’s capital and join in what was [...]