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The Griffin Wears Prada: Highs, lows of Grammys’ fashion

Unless you've been living under a rock, you’ll know that Sunday, Feb. 4, Los Angeles was buzzing with celebrities, paparazzi and much glamor as...
College President Katherine Rowe, College Rector Charles E. Poston J.D. '74, P '02, '06 and Secretary of the Board of Visitors Ardine Williams. JULIANA GOMEIN / THE FLAT HAT

Prof. Armstrong says College will be promoted to ‘Very high research’ in BOV meeting,...

Wednesday, Feb. 9 to Friday, Feb. 11, the board of visitors of the College of William and Mary met in the Blow Memorial Hall and the Alan B. Miller Hall to discuss matters pertaining to the administration of the College ahead of Charter Day. While apart from increasing funding for the Muscarelle Museum of Art at the Martha Wren Briggs Center for the Visual Arts, heard reports from board liaisons and discussing other matters of the College, the board did not make many drastic decisions this session, but College Rector Charles E. Poston J.D. ’74, P ’02, ’06 remarked that the board took preparations for a busier April session.
SA Attorney General Owen Williams '23, M.P.P. '25 at the Feb. 6 Senate meeting. PEERAWUT RUANGSAWASDI / THE FLAT HAT

SA Senate passes two bills, discusses constitution, Funding Spring Concert fails

Tuesday, Feb. 6 and Tuesday, Feb. 13, the Senate of the College of William and Mary Student Assembly met in the James room in the Sadler Center and passed two bills, The In Support of the New Beer Policy & In Thanks of the Athletics Department and Aramark Resolution and The Food for All Act. The Senate also discussed changes to the Student Assembly Constitution and The Funding Spring Concert Act, which failed.

Tribe’s CAA streak comes to end, loses to Campbell 57-46

Sunday, Feb. 18, William and Mary women’s basketball (12-11, 8-4 CAA) lost its three-game Coastal Athletic Association win streak, falling to Campbell (13-11, 6-7...
The panelists discussed a wide variety of issues surrounding the rise of China and its role. RYAN GOODMAN / THE FLAT HAT

GRI hosts ‘Rise of China’ talk with The Diplomat editor, Columbia professor, International Crisis...

Thursday, Feb. 15, the Global Research Institute hosted a keynote discussion titled “How Should the United States Respond to China's Rise?” in the Alan B. Miller Hall. The speakers, James T. Shotwell Professor of International Relations Thomas J. Christensen at Columbia University, International Crisis Group Senior Researcher Ali Wyne and Editor-in-Chief of The Diplomat Shannon Tiezzi ’09, discussed China’s emergence and the United States’ response to the phenomenon.