Dancevent 2017

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In the face of discrimination, a time for unity

In the face of discrimination, a time for unity

Posted On: February 06, 2017

Trump’s Muslim ban — and yes, despite the framing efforts of some conservatives, it is a Muslim ban [...]

Reveley: a calm voice in calamitous times

Reveley: a calm voice in calamitous times

Posted On: February 06, 2017

  Jan. 29, College President Taylor Reveley sent out an email addressing a recent executive order detailing a [...]

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 eulogy to our beloved Candy Counter

A eulogy to our beloved Candy Counter

Posted On: January 30, 2017

When I returned to campus after winter break, I patiently awaited the opening of my favorite dining hall. [...]

The failure of the College’s Title IX Office

The failure of the College’s Title IX Office

Posted On: January 30, 2017

In the United States, we have started the discussion surrounding rape on campus, but I want to ignite [...]

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 [...]

Purpose beyond the page

Purpose beyond the page

Posted On: January 23, 2017

Inspiring. Hard-working. Overachieving. Exhausting. Perfectionistic. Stressful. All of these describe the culture of students on campus. On one [...]

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 [...]