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Get Ready for Move In!

With move in right around the corner, hopefully most of you have already started packing! Even if you haven’t, (please start right after reading

Lessons Learned from the First Semester

Your first semester of college life can be a pretty big transition! Here are some things that can make that switch easier: Establish a

How to Plan Your First Semester Courses with Minimal Panic

As many of you are finishing up College Studies right now, you may still be a bit overwhelmed by the prospect of planning your

Receive and Take Advantage Of What Has Been Given To You.

With only three weeks left in our time in DC, it’s important to reflect on what has been going well, what needs fixing and

So You’ve Been Assigned to Botetourt…

You just found out dorm assignments. Yay! But, you’ve been assigned to a dorm in the Botetourt Complex? Where even is that? Unless you’ve

Taxi Drivers Know More Than You Think

By Henry Young ’20, CAD Student Researcher, Summer Fellows Cohort 2018 Hello everyone! I arrived in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia’s capital, a little more than a

Powered by Caffeine: W&M’s 24-Hour Global Innovation Challenge

By Shivani Gupta ’19, Executive Board Member of WMGIC This year the William & Mary Global Innovation Challenge (WMGIC) drew in over 65 students

Adapting to A New Lifestyle

Hello everyone! Welcome back for an update on how our summer in DC is going. We have been here just a little over a

Finding Our Way in Santo Domingo: Navigating Expectations

By: Katherine Armstrong ’20 Summer Fellow 2019 Cohort Habitat For Humanity, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic After a week in Santo Domingo, I am beginning