| Dec 1, 2013
| 5:27 PM
WILLIAMSBURG - The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education recently published a report on selective colleges and universities with the smallest gap between white and black students’ graduation rates, and William & Mary was shown to have the smallest...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 5:50 PM
With the election behind us, Virginia's leaders now turn to a host of familiar issues. Sustaining the momentum for higher education reform and reinvestment, should occasion bipartisan cooperation.
In these tough economic times it is especially...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Virginia athletic director Craig Littlepage is nothing if not thoughtful and effusive, so many of his remarks during our hour-long interview Tuesday about the Cavaliers’ football struggles are not included in my just-posted print column.
| Nov 19, 2013
| 2:56 PM
A Virginia state senator was stabbed and seriously wounded at his home on Tuesday, and police said they were investigating whether the senator's son may have carried out the attack before committing suicide.
Creigh Deeds, a 55-year-old Democrat who ran...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 10:37 AM
Richmond-based Free Agents Marketing, a marketing and public relations agency with an office in Suffolk, added 10 employees to increase its workforce by 30 percent so far this year.
Adding that many employees is a “big deal” for a small...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 5:47 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — A violent incident early Tuesday morning left state Sen. R. Creigh Deeds, D-Bath County, hospitalized with stab wounds and his son, Austin, a former student at the College of William and Mary, dead of an apparently self-inflicted...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 6:21 PM
In a way, President John F. Kennedy has haunted the nation for a half century, a new history of his assassination and its aftermath written by a Virginia scholar suggests.
University of Virginia political scientist Larry Sabato, remembering how he and...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 6:16 PM
– The College of William & Mary is one of two universities piloting a U.S. State Department program called "Diplomacy Lab," school officials announced Friday.
Through Diplomacy Lab, students and professors team up on projects to create solutions to...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:52 AM
WILLIAMSBURG – The contract of College of William and Mary president Taylor Reveley III has been extended through June 2017, the college announced Friday.
The Board of Visitors' vote was unanimous, with Rector Todd Stottlemyer calling Reveley "a...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 2:00 PM
I've kept a journal since 1961. And, since my children were born, I've been telling the story of their lives. Each day I run my fingers through the pages to see how far they've journeyed.
What tales will I pen that might be instrumental in their lives?...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 12:19 PM
WILLIAMSBURG – A new report shows The College of William & Mary sent more of its students to study abroad than any other public college in the U.S. during the 2011-12 school year, the school announced Monday.
In a study supported by the U.S....
| Nov 12, 2013
| 12:28 PM
Her reach was instinctive, like stretching for the snooze button. No need to look. Hold hands as often as Traci and Jim Weaver, and the fingers interlock naturally.
Except this time Traci's right hand didn't connect with Jim's left. This time Traci's...