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A Story Well Told

For these alumni at Disney, bringing magic to life is all in a day’s work.

You never know how good or bad you have it until you’re a perpetual guest at a child’s tea party. For a couple of months I stayed with a friend [...]

By George

William & Mary and the Omohundro Institute are primary U.S. partners on a historic digitization project

Farmer George. Mad King George. Tyrant. King George III of Great Britain had many nicknames throughout his reign. But who really is George William Frederick? The answer lies among the [...]

The Pro Claimers

W&M and Starbucks Share a Cup With Veterans

Everybody comes back different. What the public sees now — at Fourth of July parades and NFL halftimes — is a long line of heroes. Men and women who bravely [...]

Let’s Have a Parade!

In 1924, something about Thanksgiving morning was different in New York. The flier promised clowns, cowboys and sword-wielding knights. The Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe, Little Miss Muffett [...]

Open Doors

Half of Syria has fled the country in the wake of ongoing civil war. They land, by the hundreds of thousands, in neighboring countries like Lebanon, Jordan and even Iraq. [...]

2016 Alumni Fellowship Award Recipients

Every year, the Alumni Association honors a select group of outstanding young faculty members. We hope you’ll agree that these professors reflect William & Mary at its very best. Introducing: [...]

Bright Lights, Big Apple

Inspiring Leadership, from the Crim Dell to the Brooklyn Bridge and Beyond.

To walk the streets of modern New York City is to know something about Athens or Rome, Constantinople in their gilded heydays. If you look hard, you can find the [...]

When Dark Moments Strike Bright Minds

Statistics can’t tell the whole story, but they’re a starting point. College students in the United States are struggling more than ever, but for this community, William & Mary has [...]

Home Sweet Lodge

For over 60 years, the Lodges have stood at the heart of William & Mary. A short walk from nearly anything on campus, they have been coveted as the ideal [...]

A Launch Into Stem Futures

Camp Launch Ignited Opportunities for Gifted Middle-School Students

The small robot swivels, then zooms past the upside-down plastic cup before stalling. Reset. This time, it winds itself around the same plastic cup, then another, but stops short of [...]