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The Department that Floats Together…

The latest addition of the Geology departmental field trip rolled out of Williamsburg last Friday and then floated down the James River on Saturday. 

Time Out for Transfers — Tribe Transfer Days

Admit It! Transfers, the typical admission campus visit isn’t really designed for you.  Instead, it’s geared towards freshman applicants.  You’re absolutely right.  Given that

Community Development?

Why are we in the Dominican Republic?  This question was featured prominently at SOMOS beginning-of-the-year retreat on Saturday.  A version of the question (about

Fall In Love with W&M at Fall Focus

We Admit It!  We think our campus is beautiful (no surprise there), but we think it’s especially beautiful in the fall.  As the colors

SNOMI – The Summer Nighttime Outdoor Misery Index

During the summer academic geologists commonly spend time in the field doing research; it’s one of the great things about studying the Earth.  I’m

On to the Next One

We Admit It!  This time of year is a bit odd.  The campus is buzzing with activity, preparing to welcome the newest members of

We’re Live

Admit It! Starting your college application early is likely something you’ve told yourself you’ll do before the summer ends. Well, starting today you have

The Saddest Affair: A Geologic Perspective on the Battle of the Crater, U.S. Civil War

One hundred and fifty years ago this week a terrible and pernicious battle was fought at Petersburg, Virginia during the American Civil War. In

Testing, Testing, 1, 2, 3

Admit It! No one likes standardized testing. None of you wake up on a Saturday morning and think to yourself, what I’d really love