W&M's Global Research Institute

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We're a multidisciplinary hub tackling pressing global issues. This is a community of problem solvers, delivering applied research at the highest levels.

Posts by W&M's Global Research Institute

IR at Work: An Undergraduates Experience with TRIP

By Moria Johnson ’20 The Teaching, Research, and International Policy Project, fondly known as TRIP, was founded in 2003 at William & Mary and

How AidData Students Work To Solve Real-World Problems

By Martin Pan ’20 What is China’s intent when it made development investments to other countries? Is China using “debt-trap diplomacy”? What sectors and

Virtual Career Panel Discusses Jobs in the Age of Coronavirus

By Claire Hogan ’22 Last week, William & Mary’s Global Research Institute hosted a virtual career panel, with students calling in via Zoom to

ABC Project develops alternative cross-cultural engagement initiatives in response to COVID-19 crisis

By Ethan Brown ’21 The past two months have been challenging for every William & Mary community member. COVID-19 has suspended in person classes,

NukeLab Remains Focused on Conducting Student-Faculty Research During Covid-19

By Katie Spofford ’22 When I joined the Global Research Institute as a Programming Research Assistant in the fall of 2019, I was overwhelmed

Tips From a Freshman: Making the Most of the Global Research Institute

By Pooja Tanjore ’23 Time flies. Taking a gap year before attending William & Mary made me realize how quickly one year could go

A College Senior’s Parting Words to the Global Research Institute

By Suzie Bae ’20 Like many seniors, I was heartbroken when I found out that my last semester at a place I love so

In the Field with Mobile Microinsurance

By Maisie Sapner ’20, Laura Schwartz ’20 and Elizabeth Sutterlin ’20 Our team led by mentor Professor Phil Roessler, competed for Shark Tank funding

How to Think Like An Entrepreneur

By Anna Raymond ’23 and Kayla Seggelke ’23 Cholera in Eastern Asia: Investigating the Epidemiological Effects of Increased Coastal Flooding and the Success Rates of