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What I Learned from “Teaching Race”

Continuing our commitment to anti-racist learning and action, Office of Community Engagement staff recently finished reading Teaching Race: Helping Students Unmask and Challenge Racism,

Fall 2020 Book Report

Those who know me personally know I love to read. I once created a Facebook album (back when those were a thing) just of

Learning to Transgress

How do I tell the story of five Office of Community Engagement colleagues reading bell hooks’ Teaching to Transgress? I can tell you that the

Money Matters

For the last five months I have been working to make sustainable anti-racism changes in my life. Having read a lot of internet lists

Separate but Connected: Summer with the Global Research Institute

By Maggie Manson ’22 When the COVID-19 pandemic hit and universities throughout the world had to transition to virtual learning, many students were faced

A W&M Sophomore’s Experience Conducting Research in Tanzania Through GRI

By Ethan Harrison ’20 “Alright, Ethan you’re up!” — with those words, I (nervously) began to present the research I had worked on for

Juneteenth: A Celebration of Freedom

Recently, there has been talk of a prevalent holiday in the African American community known as Juneteenth. While it has always been an important

From Policy to the Real World: An Undergraduates Experience with PIPS

By Jahnavi Prabhala ’22 Right before I joined The Project on International Peace and Security (PIPS), an undergraduate think tank based at W&M’s Global

A Women-Powered Team of Six Paves the Way for Human Rights Research at W&M

By Alexandra Byrne ’23 I find it hard to believe that anyone who is a student at William & Mary would not know the