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Lecture exposes historical context of DAPL controversy

Lecture exposes historical context of DAPL controversy

Posted On: March 28, 2017

The first in a series of lectures that bring the College of William and Mary history professors to [...]

Confusion Corner: The Meme-ing of Life

Confusion Corner: The Meme-ing of Life

Posted On: February 20, 2017

About six years ago, not a day went by that I didn’t go on memebase.com. I was introduced [...]

Alum discusses public diplomacy, history with College’s international relations department

Alum discusses public diplomacy, history with College’s international relations department

Posted On: February 08, 2017

Jan. 26 Major Gregory Tomlin ’01 returned to his alma mater to discuss his new book and what [...]

Behind the brick walls: Jefferson Hall’s long history of inclusivity

Behind the brick walls: Jefferson Hall’s long history of inclusivity

Posted On: January 31, 2017

With Jefferson Hall’s prime location, air-conditioned rooms and intriguing history, students are often considered lucky to live in [...]

Behind the brick walls: Hunt Hall’s haunted history

Behind the brick walls: Hunt Hall’s haunted history

Posted On: January 31, 2017

Formerly home to medical patients and, possibly, ghosts, Hunt Hall now houses 62 freshman students. Hunt was constructed [...]

Digitizing the Revolution: College releases Georgian Papers Programme in partnership with Windsor Castle

Digitizing the Revolution: College releases Georgian Papers Programme in partnership with Windsor Castle

Posted On: January 27, 2017

The first roughly 33,000 digitized documents in the Georgian Papers Programme, a collection of archival documents from Windsor [...]

Rediscovering lost history through ‘Building the Brafferton’

Rediscovering lost history through ‘Building the Brafferton’

Posted On: October 24, 2016

When I heard that there was going to be an exhibit about the Brafferton, the building which housed [...]

Speaker addresses history of racism on college campuses

Speaker addresses history of racism on college campuses

Posted On: October 13, 2016

African-American historian and award-winning author Ibram X. Kendi gave a presentation on his new book, Stamped from the [...]

Renewing and Remembering The Crim Dell

Renewing and Remembering The Crim Dell

Posted On: April 19, 2016

Fifty years ago, a plain wooden bridge stood over a small pond, then called Landrum pond, behind the [...]

Mattachine Project dives into archives to unearth Virginia’s LGBTIQ history

Mattachine Project dives into archives to unearth Virginia’s LGBTIQ history

Posted On: April 05, 2016

Members of the College of William and Mary community gathered Tuesday, April 4 to hear students present inaugural [...]