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The Limit Does Not Exist

With the academic year starting shortly for colleges nationwide, William & Mary among them, we’re constantly reminded of new beginnings and fresh starts. Back

My Dream Job Found Me (When I Was Not Looking)

This week, I celebrate my second year anniversary as a professor at William & Mary (W&M).  I tell my students that two of the

Summer research – turning up the heat!

I often get asked if life at a college is slower paced during the summer. Nope! If anything, it’s our busiest time of year,

Be Mindful

Steven was an incredible role model and mentor. I remember meeting him my freshman year when he was a graduating senior. As the president of

A Graduate’s Road Map

Seventeen hours after graduating from William & Mary, I started my first job. As the 3-day long Commencement extravaganza came to a close, I

You Are Where You Need to Be

As an English major with plenty of potential but only a couple of internships under my belt, one of the more daunting parts of

You’re headed to college – now what?

Last month I gave a presentation during W&M’s admitted student day. While it’s pushing a couple of decades, I well remember the agony and

Oyster Restoration: Preserving an Ecosystem and Culture

Ever since 7th grade, Melissa Karp has been passionate about oysters in the Chesapeake Bay. Her interest was sparked after partaking in a summer

Nowhere to Go But Everywhere

“Nothing behind me, everything ahead of me, as is ever so on the road.” – Jack Kerouac, On the Road As a recent graduate