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Emergency alerts generally not specific

Emergency alerts generally not specific

Posted On: September 25, 2017

In the month of September, students received that fateful combination of a text, phone call and email from [...]

Recurring swipe trouble in academic buildings

Recurring swipe trouble in academic buildings

Posted On: September 25, 2017

We have gotten to the point of the year now when exams and papers are starting to stack [...]

Voting with your community: registering at home

Posted On: September 18, 2017

Last year, I was excited to vote in my first election ever. I know this is a very  [...]

Voting where your voice counts the most: registering in Williamsburg

Voting where your voice counts the most: registering in Williamsburg

Posted On: September 18, 2017

“Hi, are you registered to vote in Williamsburg?” I am sure that most students have been asked this [...]

How Title IX changes will affect the College

How Title IX changes will affect the College

Posted On: September 18, 2017

Sept. 7, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced the need for changes to campus sexual assault  enforcement, [...]

Fitting back into a familiar world as a WaMStA

Fitting back into a familiar world as a WaMStA

Posted On: September 18, 2017

The College of William and Mary campus has undergone notable changes over the past two years: Millington Hall [...]

Effect of college’s schedule on interpersonal relationships

Effect of college’s schedule on interpersonal relationships

Posted On: September 11, 2017

This summer I left Williamsburg’s swamps to intern in D.C., an experience that was affirming, positive and overall [...]

Hopes for a continued community response to DACA

Hopes for a continued community response to DACA

Posted On: September 11, 2017

  When I first got the notification of the president’s plans to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, [...]

A small window into the heart of Tucker

A small window into the heart of Tucker

Posted On: September 11, 2017

As an English major, I spend a disproportionate amount of my time in Tucker Hall. Generally, it’s one [...]

Defending the Coat of Arms of the College

Defending the Coat of Arms of the College

Posted On: September 11, 2017

Ever since the College of William and Mary launched its branding crusade to remove the Coat of Arms [...]