Peyman Jafari
Research & Scholarship

Protests in Iran: Q&A with Professor Peyman Jafari

Peyman Jafari, assistant professor of history and international relations at William & Mary, provides insights and context for the protests in Iran.
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A step in the right direction

Josh Sundquist ’06 is executive producer on a new Apple TV+ show based on his life.
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Service & Community

Camp EAGER expands to inspire more young people to pursue STEM

An experimental summer camp developed by researchers at the William & Mary School of Education is exploring innovative ways to encourage more students from underrepresented groups to pursue STEM careers.
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Research & Scholarship

VIMS announces Scholar in Ocean Residency

Nainoa Thompson will kick-off a Scholar in Ocean Residency at William & Mary’s Virginia Institute of Marine Science this fall with a weeklong visit to meet with local tribal communities, researchers and students.
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Research & Scholarship

Every oyster counts

Venture capitalist Bay McLaughlin ’06, M.Acc. ’07 teams up with W&M’s Institute for Integrative Conservation and the Alan B. Miller Center for Entrepreneurship to promote sustainable — and profitable — oyster aquaculture.
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Research & Scholarship

New course offers practical experience in shellfish aquaculture

The eight-day course was built around a circumnavigation of the Virginia and Maryland shorelines of the Chesapeake Bay, with working visits to seven commercial shellfish farms, four hatcheries, two raw bars and a shucking house.
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Research & Scholarship

Rodas will use JLab postdoc prize to continue research of light mesons

William & Mary physics postdoctoral researcher Arkaitz Rodas characterizes lesser-known particles to help physicists understand what holds matter together. He's the recipient of the 2022 Jefferson Associates Postdoctoral Prize.
Thao B. Nguyen ’06
W&M Life

Becoming Thao

Through music, Thao B. Nguyen ’06 finds the freedom to be her true self.
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‘The path that God gave you’

Alexandra Knudson Friedman ’01 prepares for medical practice while balancing life in an Orthodox Jewish family.
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Research & Scholarship

Study predicts faster retreat of barrier islands

A study in Nature Geoscience predicts a 50% acceleration in the rate of barrier-island retreat within a century, even in the unlikely case of no further increase in the present rate of sea-level rise.
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University News

W&M hosts inaugural conference on China’s global influence

Participants worked to separate fact from fiction while analyzing China’s growing global influence through plenary sessions, working groups, keynote addresses and poster presentations.
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Service & Community

United front

Lev Kazakov M.B.A. ’22, a Russian citizen, and Brenden Volk ’20, M.B.A. ’22, whose parents are from Ukraine, stand united in their opposition to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s war machine.