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Statement from WMPD Chief Deb Cheesebro regarding BLM graffiti incident

Statement from WMPD Chief Deb Cheesebro regarding BLM graffiti incident

Posted On: March 29, 2017

On March 27, the College of William and Mary’s Police Department Chief Deb Cheesebro made the following statement [...]

The grout fit: more than a last resort

The grout fit: more than a last resort

Posted On: March 27, 2017

The “groutfit” is one of the most hated fashion choices a college student could make. Stepping out of [...]

The importance of rest to academic success

The importance of rest to academic success

Posted On: March 27, 2017

“If I go to bed right now and fall asleep in the next seven minutes I will get [...]

Recognizing unequal treatment by WMPD

Recognizing unequal treatment by WMPD

Posted On: March 27, 2017

Friday night, a group of students promoting this week’s Black Lives Matter conference by writing the name and [...]

The Flat Hat endorses Danny and Nami for SA presidency

The Flat Hat endorses Danny and Nami for SA presidency

Posted On: March 21, 2017

The two tickets campaigning for Student Assembly president and vice president this year both prioritize important issues for [...]

Recognizing the privilege behind self-care

Recognizing the privilege behind self-care

Posted On: March 21, 2017

It’s not at all uncommon to be scrolling through your Instagram feed and see videos of glittery Lush [...]

How to handle Casual Bigotry on Campus

How to handle Casual Bigotry on Campus

Posted On: March 21, 2017

It is a warm Friday in our lovely Williamsburg, naturally you are indoors playing FIFA with your bros. [...]

Getting Inspired by Branching Out

Getting Inspired by Branching Out

Posted On: March 21, 2017

Over spring break, eight William and Mary students travelled to Laredo, Texas to build houses with Habitat for [...]

Making your spring break about service

Making your spring break about service

Posted On: March 13, 2017

The infamous week has come and gone: spring break. According to the National Center for Education, more than 11 [...]

Overheard Goes Under

Overheard Goes Under

Posted On: March 13, 2017

I hope everyone had a relaxing spring break! I’m here to remind you just how ridiculous things got [...]