Sep. 1, 2014

Archive for Tag Archives: ' History'

Archaeologists uncover structure next to Wren Building

Archaeologists uncover structure next to Wren Building

Posted On: August 28, 2014

Archaeologists with the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation will be concluding their excavation of a brick structure located next to [...]

My old school

My old school

Posted On: February 06, 2014

On Charter Day, discover the history of the College, its trials and tribulations, firsts and failures [...]

A Series of Unfortunate Events at the College of William and Mary

A Series of Unfortunate Events at the College of William and Mary

Posted On: February 06, 2014

Virginia may have beaten out Massachusetts in the race for “oldest college” had it not been for [...]

William and Mary Firsts

William and Mary Firsts

Posted On: February 06, 2014

We’re almost the first college in America, so we ought to have some firsts [...]

Random College History

Random College History

Posted On: February 06, 2014

All the weird and quirky things that have gone down on campus over the centuries [...]

Let the fifes and drums drop and party like it’s 1693

Let the fifes and drums drop and party like it’s 1693

Posted On: January 20, 2014

Williamsburg has all the defining characteristics of a typical, small to mid-sized college town, but we also have [...]

Printing history

Printing history

Posted On: January 16, 2014

“What I enjoy most of all is the variety of approaches the articles demonstrate, because with every issue, [...]

A gentleman and a scholar: Lord Botetourt

A gentleman and a scholar: Lord Botetourt

Posted On: November 18, 2013

“Statuesque, ‘greatly loved,’ former Governor’s Palace resident, and occasionally annoyed by squirrels.” [...]

Living in the past: Perks and quirks of 18th century housing

Living in the past: Perks and quirks of 18th century housing

Posted On: November 04, 2013

For a truly revolutionary housing experience, look no further than a quick walk to the brick-laden and historic [...]

The ghosts of Williamsburg

The ghosts of Williamsburg

Posted On: November 01, 2013

Brush up on your local paranormal lore and read all about the Flat Hat's investigation of the ghosts [...]