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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

W&M Takes Center Stage in National Service Movement

In June 2012, in an interview conducted at the Aspen Ideas Festival General Stanley McCrystal commented that citizenship in our country has atrophied. McCrystal