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  Research at William and Mary | Research
At William and Mary, teaching, research, and public service are linked through programs designed to preserve, transmit, and expand knowledge.
A number of research centers and institutes represent the vitality of the research and scholarship at the College of William and Mary.
Research funding at the College of William and Mary is on a moderate increase, according to the 2004-2005 Annual Report of Sponsored Programs released recently by the Office of Grants and Research Administration.
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  College of William and Mary
William & Mary Journal of Women & the Law is a relatively young journal at the Law School with a self described goal of facilitating discourse on gender-issues as they relate to the law.
William and Mary College of Law purports that their Moot Court program is a great opportunity for students to engage in both trial advocacy and competitive argumentation.
Selection to represent William and Mary at a competition is based on a stiff competition which involves the drafting of an appellate brief and argument by around 120 individuals until a winner is selected.
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 William and Mary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
The College of William and Mary, one of the nation's premier state-assisted liberal arts universities, is included among the nation's prestigious "Public Ivy's," and ranked first among state institutions in terms of commitment to teaching.
Founded in 1693 by Royal Charter from King William III and Queen Mary II of Great Britain, the college is the second oldest educational institution in the U.S. and is alma mater to four Presidents of the United States: George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, James Monroe and John Tyler.
The College of William and Mary has an enrollment of 7,650 of whom approximately 5, 700 are undergraduates.
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 The College of William & Mary in Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia - Let Sunny Day Guide help plan your next family ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Known as “the alma mater of a nation,” William and Mary has educated four U.S. Presidents –; George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, James Monroe and John Tyler –; and claims several firsts, including the 1776 creation of Phi Beta Kappa, the country’s first academic honor society, and the first collegiate law school, established in 1779.
Today, the College of William and Mary is one of the nation’s premier state-assisted liberal arts universities, widely known for its commitment to teaching.
William and Mary’s 12-to-1 student faculty ratio is among the lowest of public universities, a factor that supports its traditional commitment to teaching.
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 College of William and Mary - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1918, William and Mary was one of the first universities in Virginia to become coeducational.
William and Mary placed second in the state and seventh among all public universities [26] for elite graduate placement.
William and Mary's sports teams are known as "The Tribe." The College fields NCAA Division I teams for men and women in basketball, cross country, golf, gymnastics, soccer, swimming and diving, tennis, and indoor and outdoor track and field.
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 College of William and Mary Press Releases   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
William and Mary's Tony Shaver claims this is one of the best teams he's had in four years of coaching the Tribe.
William and Mary informed the NCAA that it will change the school logo -- reluctantly -- rather than further challenge the decision by college sports' governing body that the symbol is potentially hurtful...
William & Mary forward Kyra Kaylor, a sophomore who led the Colonial Athletic Association in scoring and rebounding, was named the 2006 CAA player of the year Tuesday night.
www.topix.net /ncaa/william-mary/pr   (1370 words)

  
 Cross coming back to Va. college chapel - Boston.com
A brass cross will be permanently displayed in a chapel at the College of William and Mary under a compromise announced Tuesday, several months after the president's decision to remove it caused an outcry.
Critics have argued that removing the cross is an attack on Christianity and dishonors William and Mary's heritage.
The nation's second-oldest college, after Harvard, William and Mary was founded by royal charter in 1693 with a mission that included training Anglican ministers.
www.boston.com /news/education/higher/articles/2007/03/06/cross_coming_back_to_college_chapel   (419 words)

  
 College of William and Mary MBA Admission: Vault Student Surveys   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
William and Mary is a small and very personal school.
One of the major benefits of a William and Mary education is the faculty/student ratio.
William and Mary is known for its academic rigour.
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 College of William and Mary - MSN Encarta
William and Mary undergrads 'are all a little quirky and a little dorky in their own way, but because of that, we all fit in.' Most students 'were at the top of their high school class academically,...
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Information on thousands of undergraduate, graduate, business, law, and medical schools.
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 IBM - College of William and Mary picks IBM ThinkPad Notebooks for new program
The College of William and Mary has chosen IBM ThinkPad notebooks for its new myNotebook computing initiative, a program designed to use mobile technology to enhance teaching and communication at the second-oldest educational institution in the United States.
Students entering the College of William and Mary in fall 2006 will be the first class required to purchase a notebook PC, and IBM ThinkPad has been designated as the preferred notebook.
Founded in 1693, the College of William and Mary is the nation's second oldest institution of higher education.
www.ibm.com /industries/education/doc/content/news/pressrelease/1277863110.html?g_type=rss   (611 words)

  
 SunGard SCT Clients - College of William and Mary
The College of William and Mary has always had a core of "super users" who could extract the data they needed for reporting from the institution's administrative systems.
The College recognized that it needed a repository where this historical data as well as all the new and converted data in Banner could be stored and accessed in a logical reporting format.
William and Mary is one of three institutions participating in the testing of the Operational Data Store version 2.0.
www.sct.com /Education/clients/c_cs_willandmary3.html   (1045 words)

  
 Compare Prices and Read Reviews on The College of William and Mary at Epinions.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
I highly recommend William and Mary to anyone who wants to go to college to actually learn about a wide variety of subjects, and not just to get a piece of paper that says they went to class and did their work.
In my four years at William and Mary, I learned more than I had ever imagined I would, and have been able to put that knowledge to good use in the workforce and in graduate school.
William and Mary not only offers its great academic tradition, but it is possible to have a fulfilling social life as well.
www.epinions.com /educ-review-19C2-274FAAEC-3A22080B-prod5   (454 words)

  
 The College of William and Mary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Building on the College's already ambitious summer undergraduate research program, one objective of this initiative is to further the academic training of our students by providing ten undergraduates with the opportunity to conduct serious primary research in a collaborative setting.
William and Mary is situated in a city/county metropolitan area that is currently home to about 50,000 people.
To that end, William and Mary's proposed summer research program, "Crossroads Research: Undergraduate Research and Service to the Williamsburg Community," will be dedicated to a multi-disciplinary examination of the Crossroads area.
www.union.edu /PUBLIC/CHMDEPT/NCUR/WilliamMary.html   (460 words)

  
 Grad Profiles - The College of William and Mary - School of Business
Founded in 1693, The College of William and Mary is the second oldest educational institution in the U.S. The College has educated four U.S. Presidents and several American luminaries, as well as many modern business trailblazers.
William and Mary employs a cutting-edge approach to global business education including a real-world perspective, impressive corporate connections, a world-class Advisory Board, broad alumni base and unfettered access to some of the sharpest minds teaching business today.
William and Mary MBA students benefit from engaged faculty who are extraordinary educators.
www.gradprofiles.com /will-mary-business.html   (957 words)

  
 Employer Profile: College of William & Mary
The College was the first American university to offer instruction in law, and it was the birthplace of Phi Beta Kappa and the student honor code.
Today, William and Mary extends its tradition of innovation by using the Internet to enable students to take courses with their counterparts in Japan and China and to conduct innovative research on every continent, including Antarctica.
The College's devotion to its students promotes the success of its graduates, who gain admission to law, medical and graduate schools at nearly twice the national average.
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 SunGard SCT Clients - The College of William & Mary
The College of William and Mary, America's second-oldest college and ranked the best small public university in the nation, believes that excellence in teaching is the key to unlocking intellectual and personal possibilities for students.
Lauren B. Pack, a senior at The College of William and Mary currently studying abroad in Spain, sent an e-mail to the registrar's office commenting on the new portal.
The College of William and Mary is currently undergoing what they refer to as Project MAST (Mastering Administrative Systems and Technologies), the process of implementing new SunGard Higher Education software.
www.sct.com /Education/clients/c_cs_WillandMary2.html   (1041 words)

  
 College of William & Mary Virginia VA Summer Camps for Kids – iD Tech Camps
We have chosen The College of William & Mary to host our camps because it is one of the nation's premier state-assisted liberal arts universities and they believe that excellence in teaching is the key to unlocking intellectual and personal possibilities for students.
In recognition, the media have included William and Mary among the nation's prestigious "Public Ivys," and ranked it first among state institutions in terms of commitment to teaching.
We will be using the outdoor playing fields to engage in traditional camp activities such as ultimate frisbee, capture the flag, kickball, chess tournaments, and other board games.
www.internaldrive.com /virginia/william_mary.asp?loc=WILLMARY   (311 words)

  
 RPI: President's Speech: College of William and Mary Charter Day Celebration
It is an honor to have been invited to participate in the annual Charter Day Celebration of the College of William and Mary, to have received an Honorary Doctorate, and to share the stage with Virginia Governor Timothy Kaine and Virginia Forwood Pate-Wetter, a distinguished broadcasting pioneer.
Likewise it is a testament to the colonial foresight of King William III and Queen Mary II.
The English heritage which begat William and Mary, and the Dutch heritage which begat Rensselaer became inextricably linked especially in New York City and the state's Capitol Region around Albany.
www.rpi.edu /dept/metasite/president/speeches/ps021106-williamandmary.html   (1294 words)

  
 College of William and Mary
From its earliest days, William and Mary has compiled a remarkable list of "firsts" among American universities, including the first honor system, first full faculty, first to become a university, and the founding of Phi Beta Kappa.
William and Mary has helped to educate three U.S. presidents, four signers of the Declaration of Independence, members of Congress, Supreme Court justices, governors and many others in public service.
The College's place in history as alma mater of the nation is renowned and celebrated.
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 William and Mary - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mary II The phrase William and Mary usually refers to the joint sovereignty over the Kingdom of England and the Kingdom of Scotland of King William III and his wife Queen Mary II.
Their rule was the only period in British history in which "joint sovereigns" with equal powers were allowed to reign; usually, the spouse of the monarch has no power and is simply a consort.
The College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia was chartered in 1693, endowed and named in their honour.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/William_and_Mary   (191 words)

  
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The committee charged with developing a new logo for the College of William and Mary and its athletics program is seeking input from members of the College community.
The William and Mary volleyball team fell to Delaware, 3-2 (30-26, 31-29, 28-30, 22-30, 18-16), in a hard-fought match on Friday night in Newark, Del....
In the latest graduation data released by the NCAA, the College of William and Mary graduated 89% of its student-athletes who entered the school on athletics scholarship in the 1999-2000 academic year.
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 College Review: William & Mary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Geoffrey M., Lowell, MA Williamsburg, VA: The College of William and Mary is a small, highly selective state university noted for its historic tradition, its academic excellence, and its unique architectural design.
Chartered by King William and Queen Mary of England on February 8, 1963, as "their Majesties College of William and Mary," it is the second oldest college in the country.
I would recommend William and Mary to any qualified student who is looking for a college with the diverse educational opportunities of a national university, the intimacy of a small private college, and the tuition of a state-supported school.
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 Wren Building at Colonial Williamsburg
The College of William and Mary’s Christopher Wren Building is the oldest academic structure still in use in America.
The Reverend Hugh Jones, a William and Mary mathematics professor, wrote in 1724 that the College Building was “modeled by Sir Christopher Wren” and sowed the seed of a dispute yet to be settled.
Most of William and Mary’s students and faculty left the college when the Revolution began.
www.history.org /Almanack/places/hb/hbwren.cfm   (1035 words)

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