Vol. 84Winter 2019No. 2

Feature
The highest and most prestigious award given by the Alumni Association.
Profiles By Claire De Lisle
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There is an image that is woven into Kiya Winston Tomlin's '96 mind like a well-made garment. It's crisp and unforgettable.
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The legacy of Coach Jimmye Laycock '70
Online Exclusive
By no means a complete history, but rather a high-altitude view of the great teams, players, games and coaches of the last century and a quarter of W&M Football.
By & Large
During Homecoming & Reunion Weekend, William & Mary Athletics unveiled the new Tribe Plaza.
Alumni Focus
Want more William & Mary in your life? I did, and I found answers in my involvement with my local alumni chapter.
By Kirsten Shiroma Quackenbush '05
Regional Engagement Committee Chair, Alumni Association Board of Directors
From the Brafferton
William & Mary's 326-year history is impressive. Through wars and depredations, William & Mary has risen to national recognition as a premier institution of higher education.
By Katherine A. Rowe
William & Mary President
By & Large
In the 1930s, disease and a deadly hurricane wiped out the eelgrass that had flourished in the shallow bays along Virginia’s Atlantic coast. The coastal waters lay barren for decades. Then along came a gardener
Pay It Forward
Virginia Mister Scholarship named after first woman law student
By & Large
After nearly a decade as William & Mary’s provost, Michael R. Halleran is stepping down at the end of the 2018-19 school year.
By & Large
The Raymond A. Mason School of Business makes a big leap in the rankings
By & Large
On Oct. 17, President Katherine A. Rowe and Athletics Director Samantha K. Huge broke ground on the new multi-use Tribe Field Hockey Center.
By & Large
Alumni giving is moving the university forward
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Mike London was recently named the new head coach of the William & Mary football team.
By & Large
Report from the fall meeting of the WMAA Board of Directors
By & Large
Meet your WMAA Board of Directors nominees
By & Large
This new awards and review process is a way to honor and award regional alumni chapter/affinity group boards
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This new awards and review process is a way to honor and award regional alumni chapter/affinity group boards
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Ruth Weimer Tillar ’45 celebrated her 77th Homecoming this October and served as the grand marshal.
By & Large
The annual Charter Day event, which will be held on Feb. 8, 2019, in Kaplan Arena at 3:30 p.m., celebrates the university’s founding by British royal charter in 1693.
By & Large
The Institute for the Theory and Practice of International Relations, or ITPIR, has a new name: W&M Global Research Institute.
Tribe
In a special Homecoming & Reunion Weekend concert, Chip Esten ’87, P ’22, star of “Nashville,” and his band N’Est Pas played for a crowd of hundreds in the Sunken Garden.
Tribe
W&M’s Head Women’s Soccer Coach Reflects on Coming Full Circle
Tribe
Alexandra Bracken ’09 goes from Barrett Hall to Best-Selling Author
Tribe
Douglas N. Morton ’62 Alumni Service Awards
Tribe
Reflections on a William & Mary Dynasty
By Sara K. Eskridge
Photos courtesy of Charles Kimbrough Barlowe '83, P '13
Tribe
Alumnae Initiatives are Just the Beginning for Val Cushman
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An underdog's season of grit and determination
In Memoriam
Sunset Ceremony 2018
In Memoriam
Remembering alumni, faculty, staff and friends.
Class Notes
Updates from your fellow alumni.