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Ticket to Paradise – Research Abroad

Each summer AidData – a research and innovation lab at W&M – sends students abroad to work with local organizations on research driven projects.

Environmental Law: A Different Kind of Sustainable Change

Elizabeth Andrews, the new director of the Virginia Coastal Policy Center (VCPC) and a William & Mary alumnus, has patiently watched as opinions and

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

What We’ve Learned

The close of another academic year offers so much time for last-coffees, last-walks-around-the-Sunken-Garden, and last reflections with the students with whom I’ve had the

Supporting Your Passions

One of the most amazing aspects about the students at William & Mary is their vast range of passions. It’s one of the reasons I

A More Unified Community

The traditional classroom is only one facet of a student’s education in college — university life is about the combination of academic and social

The Give & Take

Being a transfer student and not living on campus I was super worried about how to get involved. I tried out for the cheerleading

In Solidarity with You

So many times when people talk about “community engagement,” we mean that community – the one off campus. The one made up of the

From the Sides

A friend who is involved in the local food movement recently loaned me a book that has encouraged and inspired her work: Take this