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The Day Before The Big Day

November 18, 2014 I’m a huge fan of this whole “let’s-provide-the-students-with-food” thing the DC Office seems to support from the mountains of pizza on

Here Is Where Champions Play & Memories Are Made

October 28, 2014 Dum, dum, dum! Today was the day we met our professor, Drew Stelljes; great guy, that one. He gave us his

Prepping for the 2015 Winter Seminar

October 21, 2014 “Not this year, Winter.” I thought to myself as I frantically drove towards the Williamsburg Premium Outlets. Every single year winter

A Chill November?

The days are slowly growing colder, the sky is darkening earlier, and the deadlines for final papers are growing closer and closer, but I

Wadi Bani Ghafir at Sidaq Gorge – Water versus Rock in Oman

In January I had the good fortune of visiting Oman to explore the country’s magnificent geology.  November 18th is Oman’s National Day and in this

A Capitol Time

“Hey guys,” I said, “we’re literally running for Congress! Get it? We’re running towards the Capitol and that’s where Congress meets…” “We get it

Try to Remember

One of the great things about the W&M in Washington program is that I’m not that far away from William & Mary (heck, I’m still

Food for Thought

“In retrospect, it wasn’t the best idea to put Washington in the title,” our speaker told us last Friday. John Williamson, an economist, had

Books and Interns

Just a short walk from the W&M in Washington Office is the Middle East Institute. Located in a townhouse that dates to the 19th