Archive for Tag Archives: ' History'

Half a century of swemming

Half a century of swemming

Posted On: February 08, 2016

One of the College of William and Mary’s busiest buildings hit a milestone birthday this year. The Earl [...]

Documenting the LGBTIQ Past in Virginia

Documenting the LGBTIQ Past in Virginia

Posted On: November 23, 2015

Researchers with the William and Mary Mattachine Project discuss their work documenting the LGBTIQ past at the College [...]

A historical perspective of Thomas Jefferson

A historical perspective of Thomas Jefferson

Posted On: November 16, 2015

Calling for the removal of a statue because a white male lawyer in the 18th century owned a [...]

A productive debate

A productive debate

Posted On: November 16, 2015

We have the ability to start meaningful dialogue and for people to actually listen, for people to genuinely [...]

King William and Queen Mary, Explained

King William and Queen Mary, Explained

Posted On: November 12, 2015

Ever wonder what these monarchs had to do with our little school in the swamp? [...]

Behind the brick walls: Wren Crypt holds a history beneath your feet

Behind the brick walls: Wren Crypt holds a history beneath your feet

Posted On: November 02, 2015

New students at the College of William and Mary, stand in the Wren Building’s Great Hall to take [...]

Behind the Brick Walls: From hospital to dorm to abandoned building, the Dillard Complex holds a varied history

Behind the Brick Walls: From hospital to dorm to abandoned building, the Dillard Complex holds a varied history

Posted On: November 01, 2015

A little under a decade ago, students had the option of living in dorms with a checkered history. [...]

Menokin House offers visitors a glimpse into the past

Menokin House offers visitors a glimpse into the past

Posted On: October 05, 2015

In Virginia, one doesn’t need to walk far to encounter history. Just a few steps, and it is [...]

An ode to the lodges

An ode to the lodges

Posted On: September 20, 2015

The lodges will be missed, even if the Integrative Wellness Center is a better use of campus space. [...]

Behind the Brick Walls: Washington Hall houses a hidden history

Behind the Brick Walls: Washington Hall houses a hidden history

Posted On: September 08, 2015

One of the academic buildings that faces the Sunken Gardens, Washington Hall is best known to William and [...]