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The Economics of Studying (warning graphs are included)

It’s (almost) finals season. And do you know what that means?  I will be drawing many (maybe too many) supply and demand graphs. I

Holiday Preparation in Colonial Williamsburg

Hi guys! Returning to campus following Thanksgiving break is both a stressful and exciting time. With two more weeks of class and finals on

A Structural Geology Trifecta

Saturday found the 2017 W&M Geological Field Methods course in the field. This year’s class is composed of 16 junior and senior geology majors,

Put down the textbook & take a break

“William & Mary students are passionate and ambitious.” Whether or not you are currently a member of the William & Mary community, if you

Course Registration

Hi everyone! In the past two weeks, the most frequent topic of conversation on campus has been course registration. Whether registration went perfectly or

Numbers & Graphs Beware!

This weekend I am going to ask you: do numbers and graphs really confuse you to the point where you are nervous about falling

Get a Dose of History at William & Mary

Hey transfers, hope you guys are doing well! For everyone who is transferring 2018 spring, good luck. You made it all the way to this

How Our Garden Grows: The William & Mary Geology Rock Garden

William & Mary sits squarely on the the Atlantic Coastal Plain, a region underlain by geologically young sand, silt, clay, and gravel. Many of

Open Letter to ALL Humanities & Social Science Majors

Dear members of the Tribe pursuing the following humanities and social science majors: African Studies; American Studies; Anthropology; Art & Art History; Asian &