Archive for Profiles

Haley Brennan ’19 has research published in multiple scientific papers

Haley Brennan ’19 has research published in multiple scientific papers

Posted On: November 07, 2017

As a junior at the College of William and Mary, Haley Brennan ’19 is a double major in [...]

Slam Dunking Cerebral Palsy: Bobby Oldfield finds his place in basketball management

Slam Dunking Cerebral Palsy: Bobby Oldfield finds his place in basketball management

Posted On: October 23, 2017

Bobby Oldfield ’20 is your typical College of William and Mary student and sports aficionado who was born [...]

Kim Whitley reflects on a career of bringing adventure to campus

Kim Whitley reflects on a career of bringing adventure to campus

Posted On: October 09, 2017

“Kayaks are like sports cars,” Professor of Kinesiology Kim Whitley said. “These boats are designed for maneuverability, they’re [...]

Ali Pete ’20: From a Hospital Bed to the Dean’s List

Ali Pete ’20: From a Hospital Bed to the Dean’s List

Posted On: September 11, 2017

Jan. 7, 2017, Alexandria Pete ’20 woke up on a slice of asphalt, looking into the eyes of [...]

A noteworthy accomplishment at the College

A noteworthy accomplishment at the College

Posted On: April 17, 2017

Random acts of kindness and love surprise us throughout our college experience, such as a compliment from a [...]

William Schermerhorn: Bringing the Parade Home

William Schermerhorn: Bringing the Parade Home

Posted On: October 17, 2016

Few people can trace the start of their successful career to selling underwear at a Macy’s. William Schermerhorn [...]

Taking the stage: William Ivey Long ’69 has costumed 68 Broadway productions, won six Tony Awards

Taking the stage: William Ivey Long ’69 has costumed 68 Broadway productions, won six Tony Awards

Posted On: August 29, 2016

Despite being born into a family of theater enthusiasts, Tony Award-winning costume designer William Ivey Long ’69 took [...]

Gordo: A good boy

Gordo: A good boy

Posted On: August 29, 2016

Whether it’s helping out an overwhelmed college student in the lobby of the Earl Gregg Swem Library or [...]

A Pulitzer Career Inspired by time at the College

A Pulitzer Career Inspired by time at the College

Posted On: April 25, 2016

As a student at the College of William and Mary, New York Times Investigative Reporter and Pulitzer Prize [...]

Christian Olver: The story behind the smile

Christian Olver: The story behind the smile

Posted On: April 12, 2016

Behind the smiling face of Marketplace cashier Christian Olver is an unexpected story. When Olver was two years [...]