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Early Decision is Just Around the Corner

We Admit It! October kind of snuck up on us.  Hard to believe that one month from yesterday is November 1 – the Early Decision

Field Methods 2014: Put Your Hiney in the Piney

When many of my academic colleagues (both at W&M and further afield) learn that I write a blog it is commonly followed by an

First, do no harm?

SOMOS and MANOS began in part in response to enthusiastic developments in higher education that suggested a happy confluence among the following: the energy

STEM Tours

Admit It!  You hear liberal arts and you likely immediately think of history, economics, English and other humanities and social science disciplines.  What you

Packing Our Bags

We Admit It!  Admission work is seasonal.  Fall is travel season.  It’s when we get out of our offices, we get off campus and

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