Campus Newshttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/rss/news.xmlCampus News RSSWed, 16 Jul 2008 10:47:53 -0400Cascade Servercreative@wm.eduCenter for Student Diversity to offer free clothing resource to transgender studentshttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/stories/2019/center-for-student-diversity-to-offer-trans-locker-this-fall.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/images/2019/thumbnails/locker-thumb2.jpg" width="100px" alt="Kimberly Weatherly looks at one of many clothing pieces hanging on a rack" /></div> The Center for Student Diversity is establishing a “trans locker?with donated clothing and accessories so that transgender, non-binary and gender non-conforming students may be able to dress in accordance with their gender identity.Thu, 27 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0400The end of an odysseyhttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/stories/2019/the-end-of-an-odyssey.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/images/2019/thumbnails/halleran-sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Michael R. Halleran in the portico of the Wren Building" /></div> A wide-ranging interview with outgoing Provost Michael R. Halleran.Tue, 25 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0400Virginia Game Fish Tagging Program sets new recordhttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/stories/2019/virginia-game-fish-tagging-program-sets-new-record.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/images/2019/thumbnails/cobia-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Two people on a boat hold a large fish." /></div> The Virginia Game Fish Tagging Program sets new record as angler recaptures tagged cobia after nearly 10 years at large in the Chesapeake Bay and coastal ocean. Mon, 24 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0400Completing the puzzle of a 19th century anomalyhttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/stories/2019/completing-the-puzzle-of-a-19th-century-anomaly.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/images/2019/thumbnails/chris-sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="History Professor Christopher Grasso" /></div> W&M History Professor Christopher Grasso's upcoming book Teacher, Preacher, Soldier, Spy: The Civil Wars of John R. Kelso uses autobiographical manuscripts thought long lost to tell the full story of a Union guerrilla fighter in Missouri.Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0400High-adventure bird banding with the Center for Conservation Biologyhttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/stories/2019/high-adventure-bird-banding-with-the-center-for-conservation-biology.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/images/2019/thumbnails/peregrine-square.png" width="100px" alt="A hungry brood of young peregrine falcons wait for a parent to get back with some dinner. " /></div> Sometimes bird banding is a rather sedate activity. You set up your mist nets a few steps away from your truck, open up a chair and wait. This was not that kind of banding trip. Thu, 20 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0400Counseling students empower inmates to overcome addictionhttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/stories/2019/counseling-students-empower-inmates-to-overcome-addiction.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/images/2019/thumbnails/vprj-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="vprj-thumb.jpg" /></div> Every Friday this past spring, four William & Mary master’s degree students in counseling traveled to the Virginia Peninsula Regional Jail to spend the morning with a group of women inmates who were working to overcome substance use disorders.Tue, 18 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0400Decoding Lake Matoaka’s sedimental history of the anthropocenehttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/stories/2019/decoding-lake-matoakas-sedimental-history-of-the-anthropocene.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/images/2019/thumbnails/matoaka-200.png" width="100px" alt="geologist Jim Kaste works with a couple of William & Mary undergraduates from a coring platform assembled from a couple of lashed-together canoes on Lake Matoaka." /></div> A team of William & Mary geologists led by Jim Kaste and Nick Balascio has mined the time-capsule sediment of Lake Matoaka to find evidence that traces the development of the Industrial Revolution and the Age of the Automobile.Mon, 17 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0400How trauma impacted Whitman's prose, psychehttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/stories/2019/how-trauma-impacted-whitmans-prose,-psyche.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/images/2019/thumbnails/scholnick-sqthumb1.jpg" width="100px" alt="W&M Professor Bob Scholnick" /></div> W&M Professor of English and American Studies Robert Scholnick's insightful research and writing on Walt Whitman has revealed the seismic change the great American poet underwent caused by the ordeals he experienced.Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0400Boldly Pursuing Excellence: Q&A with Athletics Director Samantha K. Hugehttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/stories/2019/boldly-pursuing-excellence-qa-with-athletics-director-samantha-k.-huge.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/images/2019/thumbnails/samantha-huge-thumbnails/huge-square.jpg" width="100px" alt="Samantha Huge headshot" /></div> W&M News caught up with Director of Athletics Samantha K. Huge at her two-year mark, in advance of a town hall forum on June 18 in Zable Stadium. Thu, 13 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0400In 'Nature': The role of climate change in armed conflicthttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/stories/2019/in-nature-the-role-of-climate-change-in-armed-conflict.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/images/2019/thumbnails/kenya1200.jpg" width="100px" alt="A William & Mary student speaking with smallholder farmers in rural Kenya." /></div> Exactly what size role does climate change play in civil unrest? A new study aims to find out. Philip Roessler, associate professor of government at William & Mary , is a co-author on the study, which was published today in the journal "Nature."Wed, 12 Jun 2019 13:00:00 -0400Grad student has a clear vision of inclusionhttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/stories/2019/grad-student-has-a-clear-vision-of-inclusion.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/images/2019/thumbnails/davis-steve-sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Michael Davis, legally blind, runs the track at Langley AFB" /></div> Michael Davis, 34, is on track to earn his Masters of Business Administration from the Raymond A. Mason School of Business despite being legally blind. He's also a marathoner who runs while pushing someone with disabilities seated in a special wheelchair.Wed, 12 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0400Employees to be honored for servicehttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/stories/2019/employees-to-be-honored-for-service.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/images/2019/thumbnails/employee-awards-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Hands sort through a collection of nametags" /></div> The following people will be recognized June 13, 2019, for reaching milestones in their years of service to the university.Tue, 11 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0400Senior cataloger has put 50 years in the bookshttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/stories/2019/senior-cataloger-has-put-50-years-in-the-books.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/images/2019/thumbnails/blue-sqthumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Kathryn Blue" /></div> Kathryn Blue will be honored for a half-century of service to William & Mary and Swem Library on June 13.Tue, 11 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0400A seat at the tablehttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/stories/2019/a-seat-at-the-table.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/images/2019/thumbnails/nichols_intro_thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Ruth Jones Nichols wearing a red suit and smiling at the camera" /></div> Ruth Jones Nichols ?6 says she uses her strong sociology background, which began at W&M, to guide her work as a social change advocate.Mon, 10 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0400Governor appoints ambassador, judge to W&M Board of Visitorshttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/stories/2019/governor-appoints-ambassador,-judge-to-william-mary-board-of-visitors.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/images/2019/thumbnails/bov2019-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Headshots side by side of Mari Carmen Aponte and Charles Poston" /></div> Former U.S. Ambassador Mari Carmen Aponte and retired Norfolk Circuit Judge Charles Poston J.D. ?4 have been appointed to William & Mary’s Board of Visitors, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced today. Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0400W&M alumna spreads water safety awareness a year after husband's deathhttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/stories/2019/wm-alumna-spreads-water-safety-awareness-a-year-after-husbands-death.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/images/2019/thumbnails/joys-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Ali Gaidies Joy and Austin Joy sit on a deck in front of a beach" /></div> Ali Gaidies Joy '96 is determined to keep beach safety in the forefront of people’s minds through her Float Don’t Fight campaign, which urges people to take a floating device when heading into the ocean for leisure or if trying to rescue someone.Thu, 06 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0400Heir apparent: Jay Jones '10 lives up to legacy of leadershiphttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/stories/2019/heir-apparent-jay-jones-10-lives-up-to-legacy-of-leadership.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/images/2019/thumbnails/jones-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Jay Jones wearing a suit and smiling at the camera" /></div> Jay Jones ?0 holds the seat in the Virginia legislature once held by his father, Jerrauld Jones, who is currently a judge on the Norfolk Circuit Court. His mother, Lyn Simmons, is also a judge, in the Norfolk Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court. Wed, 05 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0400William & Mary celebrates For the Bold in Londonhttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/stories/2019/william-mary-celebrates-for-the-bold-in-london.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/images/2019/thumbnails/palace-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="Gold and green lights shine on Kensington Palace at nightpalace-thumb.jpg" /></div> William & Mary returned to its royal roots during the May 28 For the Bold campaign celebration in London in honor of the nearly 9,000 alumni, parents and friends that comprise the university’s international community.Tue, 04 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0400VIMS selects winners of inaugural innovation fund competitionhttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/stories/2019/vims-selects-winners-of-inaugural-innovation-fund-competition.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/images/2019/thumbnails/truck-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="A pickup truck drives through a flooded intersection, splashing water" /></div> William & Mary's Virginia Institute of Marine Science has selected researchers Derek Loftis and Lisa Kellogg as winners of its inaugural Dean & Director’s Innovation Fund competition.Mon, 03 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0400Silent storieshttp://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/stories/2019/silent-stories-association-of-1775-back-in-action.php <div style="float:left; margin-right:8px;" ><img src="http://www.enfieldhardware.com/news/images/2019/thumbnails/mil-thumb.jpg" width="100px" alt="A soldier in uniform smiles at the camera while marching with others" /></div> The Association of 1775 (Ao75), William & Mary’s military, veterans and government alumni group, is now back in action and moving forward.Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 -0400ϲƱ