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New LGBTQ archive to be featured at W&M Washington Center

The archive includes materials from the tenure of former W&M Rector Jeff Trammell ‘73, who served as the first openly gay board chair of a major public university, and the Mattachine Society of Washington, D.C.
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Service & Community

It takes a choir

Alumni establish an endowment in honor of former Director of Choirs James Armstrong.
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Service & Community

Serving at home and away

Capt. Eric Evans ’09 founded Friendly Forces to help fellow reservists and National Guard members find work with companies that have supportive military leave policies.
Plumeri Awards winners

2023 Plumeri Award recipients honored for excellence

Election Law Program co-director, special education researcher, field hockey head coach among 10 William & Mary faculty and athletics leaders recognized.
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Research & Scholarship

Did Michelangelo paint himself onto the Sistine Chapel?

Adriano Marinazzo, curator of special projects at the Muscarelle Museum of Art, recently made headlines across the art world for a new theory about Michelangelo and his famous work "The Creation of Adam."
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Service & Community

‘Friendraising’ for the 50th Reunion

How four members of the Class of ’73 — aka the 'Facebook Divas’ — used social media to promote and celebrate their reunion .
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W&M Life

Great Britain’s royalty is at home at William & Mary

William & Mary has retained ties to its royal heritage since namesakes King William III and Queen Mary II granted the royal charter establishing the university on Feb. 8, 1693.
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Stepping into a champion’s shoes

B.J. Minor ’13 talks about portraying a young Mike Tyson in Hulu’s "Mike" and discovering their own authenticity.
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Research & Scholarship

Reves Center announces 2023 faculty fellows

The Reves Center for International Studies has awarded the 2023 Reves and Drapers’ Faculty Fellowships to five William & Mary professors.
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University News

William & Mary broke records on One Tribe One Day

W&M saw a nearly seven-fold increase in donors on its day for giving back and paying it forward since its inception.
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Research & Scholarship

VIMS to lead national program for managing derelict fishing gear

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has recommended William & Mary’s Virginia Institute of Marine Science as home base for a new national program focused on protecting U.S. coastal waters from derelict fishing gear.
A graphic saying One Tribe One Day, celebrating 10 years of tradition and generosity, 4.18.23
University News

Celebrating 10 years of One Tribe One Day 

W&M has been a national leader in giving days among all public and private higher education institutions since the beginning.
Mary Uhrig Phillips ’85 and Kevin Phillips ’84
Service & Community

‘It’s about community’

A new $1-million commitment from Mary Uhrig Phillips ’85 and Kevin Phillips ’84 includes 10-to-1 match on One Tribe One Day, support for scholarships and more
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Service & Community

Bringing science to life

Self-proclaimed paleo fanatic Timshel Purdum ’93 inspires passion and curiosity as education director at the Science Museum of Virginia.
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100 years of sisterhood

Sororities at W&M are celebrating 100 years of providing fellowship, leadership and belonging for women.