Archive for Guest columns

It takes a village: the good and bad of GGV

It takes a village: the good and bad of GGV

Posted On: October 03, 2016

Which is the best freshman dorm? Is it Yates with its prized air conditioning? Or Monroe with its prime location on campus? Everyone has their own [...]

Issues with the early closure of academic buildings

Issues with the early closure of academic buildings

Posted On: October 03, 2016

Studying is a hassle; studying in your room is even more so. You start off motivated, invigorated and ready to do work but [...]

For a gradually evolving Greek Community: Tradition, Values, and Creating Inclusive Community

For a gradually evolving Greek Community: Tradition, Values, and Creating Inclusive Community

Posted On: September 26, 2016

Fraternity and Sorority life has been a part of the William & Mary experience for more than 200 [...]

Issues with Colonial Williamsburg’s Pence protest

Issues with Colonial Williamsburg’s Pence protest

Posted On: September 26, 2016

When it was announced that a Mike Pence rally would take place at the Williamsburg Capitol Building, several [...]

Do Better: College Tipping

Do Better: College Tipping

Posted On: September 26, 2016

We all know that we should tip delivery people. But did you know that if you don’t, they [...]

Taking a knee: Why we should join the national discussion

Taking a knee: Why we should join the national discussion

Posted On: September 26, 2016

In the past few weeks, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has ignited a movement that has spread [...]

The lonely search for “one family”

The lonely search for “one family”

Posted On: September 19, 2016

There are no words that most people dread more than, “Unfortunately, this year we had so many applicants [...]

The Roads Too Frequently Traveled

The Roads Too Frequently Traveled

Posted On: September 19, 2016

Strolling by the brick buildings and looming trees, one needs only to observe the crosswalks at ten feet [...]

The bleak world of post-Mooyah dining options

The bleak world of post-Mooyah dining options

Posted On: September 12, 2016

My freshman year at the college, I looked forward to every Friday night. I would meet my SPAN [...]

Zable Stadium: One More Hidden Tuition Hike

Zable Stadium: One More Hidden Tuition Hike

Posted On: September 08, 2016

If you’re a student who thought the College of William and Mary was on your side, you’re sadly [...]