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From Oct. 7-10, the Sunken Garden will host many of the exciting Homecoming & Reunion Weekend festivities, including an open-air tailgate with local food trucks, the Saturday Night Bash and reunion receptions for this year’s and last year’s reunion classes (those with class years ending in 0, 1, 5 and 6).
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At the 9/11 Memorial & Museum, an alumna shares stories of courage and compassion
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Brian Mann joins the Tribe as the new athletics director
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As part of the $55-million All In campaign for W&M Athletics, the university announced plans for a complete revitalization of the outdoor tennis facility.
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New Tech Trek program connects students and recent graduates with alumni in the technology sector
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Summary of the June 10, 2021, meeting of the W&M Alumni Association Board of Directors
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William & Mary has partnered with Parker Dewey to launch a new platform to pair employers with members of the W&M community seeking micro-internship opportunities.
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William & Mary experiences surge in philanthropy and engagement
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A new home for the Washington Center
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William & Mary has named nationally renowned ecologist Derek Aday as its next dean of the School of Marine Science and director of the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS).
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As the weather warms, students flock to outdoor activities on campus and in Williamsburg to connect with each other while keeping to our community’s Healthy Together Commitment
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Expansion will add 53,000 square feet to the Sadler Center for student life
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Chang family continues the legacy of Ming Chang ’55
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The Asian Centennial at William & Mary
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In January, Eldridge announced a collaboration with The Boehly Center for Excellence in Finance on a series of courses for students of the School of Business
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W&M launches $55M campaign for athletics
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In March, William & Mary opened its Esports Training and Research Center (ETARC)
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Colonial Williamsburg joins William & Mary to research, relocate and interpret 18th-century Bray School for enslaved and free Black children
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Virtual format creates new opportunities for Women's Stock Pitch & Leadership Summit participants
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W&M’s Washington Center is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year with a series of events that highlight the Center’s impact and bring together alumni, students, faculty and the community
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Outstanding faculty and athletics staff members receive honors
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A summary of the February 4, 2021, meeting of the W&M Alumni Association Board of Directors
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The first 100 days of a presidential administration are often seen as an indicator of a new president’s performance. But is this measure still relevant?
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William & Mary students persevere through a challenging fall semester and make unexpected discoveries
Interviews By Tina Eshleman
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William & Mary Athletics focuses on its future
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The Doug Morton ’62 Alumni Service Awards are given annually to recognize individuals for their exceptional service to the Alumni Association and the university through their efforts to connect and engage alumni.
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This fall, W&M launched a new bachelor's degree in data science.
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Meet William & Mary’s new deans
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Memorial will honor those held in slavery by William & Mary
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The Alumni Leadership Fund is now the W&M Alumni Association Fund
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In September, William & Mary’s Board of Visitors adopted a set of principles and imperatives for the naming and renaming of structures and spaces on campus.
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When Megan Dorward ’07 and Richard Brahan married in October 2019, the two set up their registry to help others.
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W&M launches Institute for Integrative Conservation
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Ten outstanding faculty and athletics staff members honored
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This fall, the Alumni Association and the Office of University Advancement embarked on a year of listening and learning to hear from alumni in underrepresented communities.
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W&M Athletics plans for a state-of-the-art sports complex
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Report from the winter meeting of the WMAA Board of Directors
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Sam Jones ’75, M.B.A. ’80, senior vice president for finance and administration, will step down from his current role at the end of June after 34 years at W&M.
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W&M perseveres as COVID-19 forces a shift to distance learning, remote gatherings
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Jane Carpenter-Rock ’92 and Sarah Chacon ’13 are creating exhibits for a new national museum
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To inspire and train the next generation of innovative leaders, the university recently expanded its capacity to promote entrepreneurial programming in a new, highly visible 7,000-square-foot Entrepreneurship Hub located in Tribe Square on Richmond Road.
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William & Mary Athletics Boldly Pursuing Excellence
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William & Mary is home to a unique undergraduate research program: the Geospatial Evaluation and Observation Lab, or geoLab.
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Private support is making unpaid internships possible for W&M students
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William & Mary has published the first book devoted to the history and contributions of African Americans at the university.
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Basketball standout Nathan Knight ’20 plays his final W&M season
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A. Marshall Acuff Jr. ’62, L.H.D. ’07 was this year’s Homecoming parade grand marshal
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Report from the fall meeting of the WMAA Board of Directors
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Meet your WMAA Board of Directors nominees
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Jill Ellis ’88, L.H.D. ’16 shares lessons from victory
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Serving those who serve
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A student enjoys being out on Crim Dell on a perfect fall day.
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The Muscarelle Museum of Art is open for business ahead of renovation.
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Major gifts provide a world-class experience at the Muscarelle.
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The McLeod Tyler Wellness Center is making a profound impact on students.
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William & Mary welcomes new provost
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For the Bold nears $900 million
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New football coach turns passion into practice
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$1 million Mellon grant will also support community engagement at W&M and Highland
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Mary-Cooke Branch Munford Plaza
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Alumni Association News
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Submit your nominations for the 2020 Alumni Medallion, Honorary Alumni and Alumni Service Awards.
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William & Mary will host the 10th Biennial Conference of the Association for the Study of the Worldwide African Diaspora (ASWAD) Nov. 5-9, 2019.
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The Alumni House expansion and renovation project is underway!
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Bold moments are moments that define our lives. For Katherine Rowe, one such moment was her inauguration as William & Mary’s 28th president.
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The Global Research Institute was born out of questions from students.
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The old-fashioned strawberry is having a renaissance thanks to new genetic research.
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Shenkman Jewish Center is a home away from home for students on campus.
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Women’s Stock Pitch and Leadership Summit connects students and mentors.
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In April, William & Mary announced that Dane Fischer will serve as the head men’s basketball coach.
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William & Mary has adopted its first long-range, comprehensive Sustainability Plan, which outlines the university’s vision for environmental and other forms of sustainability over the next five years.
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Rowan Lockwood, a professor in William & Mary’s Department of Geology, and Jeffrey Bellin, University Professor for Teaching Excellence at W&M Law School, are 2019 recipients of Virginia Outstanding Faculty Awards.
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Report from the winter meeting of the WMAA Board of Directors.
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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
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Virginia Mister Scholarship named after first woman law student
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After nearly a decade as William & Mary’s provost, Michael R. Halleran is stepping down at the end of the 2018-19 school year.
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The Raymond A. Mason School of Business makes a big leap in the rankings
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On Oct. 17, President Katherine A. Rowe and Athletics Director Samantha K. Huge broke ground on the new multi-use Tribe Field Hockey Center.
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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.
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Ruth Weimer Tillar ’45 celebrated her 77th Homecoming this October and served as the grand marshal.
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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.
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The Institute for the Theory and Practice of International Relations, or ITPIR, has a new name: W&M Global Research Institute.
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During Homecoming & Reunion Weekend, William & Mary Athletics unveiled the new Tribe Plaza.
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Report from the fall meeting of the WMAA Board of Directors
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Meet your WMAA Board of Directors nominees
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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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This new awards and review process is a way to honor and award regional alumni chapter/affinity group boards
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William & Mary surpasses $800M mark in its $1B campaign
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Gerald L. Tuttle Jr. Scholarship Endowment celebrates its 10th anniversary
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Katherine A. Rowe sworn in as William & Mary’s 28th president
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A dedication ceremony took place late August for the new McLeod Tyler Wellness Center.
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Men’s soccer icon Chris Norris ’95 scores Coach of the Year
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Last spring ground was broken on two very important projects at William & Mary: the Alumni House expansion and the Reveley Garden.
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Glenn Close ’74, D.A. ’89 tells Her Story
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Every year, the Alumni Association honors a select group of outstanding young faculty members.
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The latest news from the Alumni Association
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Honoring engaged, accomplished alumni
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This year, Susan P. Manix ’79 will begin the second year of her two-year term as president of the board.
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Phi Beta Kappa Memorial Hall Goes Dark