Thursday, Feb. 8, the College of William and Mary’s Alexander Hamilton Society chapter hosted “Gates: American Grand Strategy,” a discussion with College Chancellor Robert M. Gates ’65, L.H.D. ’98 and George and Mary Hylton Professor of International Relations and Director of the Global Research Institute Michael Tierney.
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.
Thursday, Feb. 8, Students for Justice in Palestine organized “Walkout for Palestine at W&M” with various student groups, including the Black Student Organization, Jewish Voices for Peace and the Asian American Student Initiative at the Sadler Terrace. The event was aimed at voicing student support for Palestine, following the ongoing Israel-Hamas war.