College of William & Mary

2018-19 Big East Summer Check-In: Georgetown

<b>2017-18 Record:</b> 15-15 overall, 5-13 Big East<p><b>2017-18 Big East Finish:</b> Eighth<p><b>Final 2017-18 KenPom Ranking:</b> #94<p><b>Postseason?</b> Nope.<p><b>Key Departures:</b> Marcus …

Georgetown Hoyas

Bears position breakdown: The safeties

Tenth in a position-by-position series of training-camp capsules on every player on the Bears’ 90-man roster. The Bears open training camp on Friday …

NFL

W&M Men's Gymnastics Earns a Record Ninth National Academic Team Title

<b>WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (July 20, 2018)—</b>The William & Mary men's gymnastics team earned the program's ninth College Gymnastics Association National …

Gymnastics

Broke Royals Move Up With "Higher" (premiere)

Broke Royals is based in Washington, D.C. and culls influences from gospel, folk, EDM, and more. The musical marriage of Colin Cross and Philip …

Blue Ridge Mountains

Men's Golf Receives GCAA All-Academic Team Honors

<b>NORMAN, Okla. (EMUEagles.com) —</b> The Golf Coaches Association of America announced today, July 20, that the Eastern Michigan University men's golf …

College Sports

2018 Richmond Region Preview

It is the moment football fans in the region have been waiting for since Highland Springs and Hopewell walked off the fields of Hampton and William & …

Williamsburg

The ultimate A to Z guide to college basketball's non-conference schedule

As we count down for the start of college basketball season, we set out to put together a thorough guide for the sport's non-conference season. The …

College Sports

Meet Antifa's Secret Weapon Against Far-Right Extremists

The email arrived just as Megan Squire was starting to cook Thanksgiving dinner. She was flitting between the kitchen, where some chicken soup was …

Rights & Freedoms

The Descendants Of James Madison’s Slaves Are Digging Up His Plantation

Courtesy of The Montpelier Foundation<p>Montpelier "citizen archaeology" volunteers digging in slave quarters<p>The marble rests with surprising heft in …

James Madison

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh votes one way but sees both sides

WASHINGTON – Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sought to strike down the District of Columbia's gun registration requirement and ban on semi-automatic rifles in 2011. But he said, "I greatly respect the motivation" behind the laws.<p>The following year, he opposed a ruling that allowed the …

Brett Kavanaugh

Who is Julie Graham? Jean McBrian actress in The Bletchley Circle and star of Shetland

THE Scottish actress has had an extensive film and TV career.<p>She's now set to reprise her role of Jean Jean McBrian for the spin off series of The …

Celebrity (UK)

Who's in The Bletchley Circle cast? Rachael Stirling, Chanelle Peloso, Julie Graham, Crystal Balint and Jennifer Spence star in ITV drama

THE spin-off to the popular The Bletchley Circle crosses the pond to San Francisco and features a stellar new cast.<p>Here's what you need to know about …

Celebrity (UK)

William & Mary Athletics Leads CAA in Team Academic Excellence Awards

<b>RICHMOND, Va. –</b> Success in competition and the classroom is synonymous with William & Mary Athletics. The CAA has announced the recipients of the …

Williamsburg

Dunn Named Head Men’s Cross Country Coach - University of Virginia

<b>CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va</b>.-Jason Dunnwas named the Virginia men's head cross country and assistant track and field coach by director of track and …

Student Athletes

A Gay Catholic Could Overturn the FDA’s Restriction on Blood Donors. (Maybe.)

July 19, 2018 by Hemant Mehta<p>When it comes to donating blood, you might be aware that gay men aren’t allowed to do it if they’ve had sex in the past …

LGBTQI

CGA Academic Recognition - Stanford University

Courtesy: Stanford Athletics<p>Related Links<p><b>STANFORD, Calif. -</b> Stanford was well represented among the 2018 Collegiate Gymnastics Association (CGA) …

College & University

Endangered woodpecker has mediocre breeding season

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The endangered red-cockaded woodpeckers had a so-so breeding year in Virginia.<p>The Center for Conservation Biology at the College …

Birds

Offers, evals and thoughts from July's first live period

The first weekend of the July evaluation period is alway an interesting one, particularly with all the responses I get and conversations I have with …

High School Sports

W. Basketball. Women's Basketball Unveils Non-Conference Schedule

The defending Atlantic 10 champion Colonials are scheduled to face six teams that appeared in the 2018 NCAA Tournament as they get prepared for their …

College Sports

Matt Milon Named to NABC Honors Court

<b>KANSAS CITY, Mo.</b> – William & Mary men's basketball standoutMatt Milonwas selected to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors …

College Sports

CAA Football Kicks Off 2018 Season With Media Day On July 24

RICHMOND, Va. (July 17, 2018) – CAA Football kicks off the 2018 season with the conference’s annual Media Day on Tuesday, July 24 from M&T Bank …

College Sports

W&M receives $1.5 million donation, announces fall convocation speaker

The College of William and Mary’s new president already is making a fiscal impact on the university.In honor of Katherine A. Rowe serving as the …

Hampton Roads

Saint Louis Art Museum promotes Jeanette Fausz to Assistant Director

Jeanette Fausz has been promoted to assistant director for exhibitions and collections, the Saint Louis Art Museum announced today. Fausz oversees …

Art

Open Data Opens a World of Benefits for Citizens

From the opioid epidemic to rising sea levels to traffic gridlock, America’s cities are facing serious systemic challenges with increasingly high stakes. City agencies are charged with creating physical infrastructure—roads, bridges, buildings, water supplies, grids—that enable its citizens to lead …

Sea Level

Michelle Kurowski Named Women's Basketball Director of Operations

<b>WILLIAMSBURG, Va. –</b> William & Mary women's basketball head coach Ed Swansonannounced the hiring ofMichelle Kurowskias the director of basketball …

William & Mary Tribe

CAA to Host 2019 Conference Championships in Christiansburg

By Braden Keith on SwimSwam The Christiansburg Aquatic Center in Christiansburg, Virginia will host the 2018 Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) …

George Mason

What Will Michelle Wolf Say Next? Join Her at OZY Fest

<i>You can catch Michelle Wolf at OZY Fest 2018, this summer’s hottest party, in New York City’s Central Park on July 21–22. Details and ticket</i> …

Comedy

Room to grow

WILLIAMSBURG — In the best of analogies, the 2017-18 athletic year at William and Mary was a mixed bag.<p>In the classroom, nearly 500 athletes posted a …

Hampton Roads

Digby Solomon on public education

Daughter Lexi and I often debate the educational trends that affected her high school career.<p>Her observations seemed column-worthy, and she is an …

Education

Katherine Rowe OpEd: Making history at William Mary

Being inducted as the 28th president of William & Mary is an incredible honor.<p>More than any other school, this institution has shaped the character …

Williamsburg