Join the Office of Undergraduate Academic Affairs for a meal & information about Fulbright Grants
Tuesday, April 4
6pm - 7pm
Blow Memorial Hall, Room 201

The Office of Undergraduate Academic Affairs is hosting an information session for rising seniors all about the Fulbright program – a national scholarship that allows recent graduates to pursue their academic interests abroad.

Lecture: "ESG Disclosure and Securities Regulation" by Professor Julia B. Mahoney (UVA Law)
Wednesday, April 5
4pm - 5pm
Law School, Room 124

The Center for the Study of Law and Markets and The Federalist Society will co-sponsor a lecture titled "ESG Disclosure and Securities Regulation" by Professor Julia D. Mahoney. Free admission and all are welcome.

From Theory to Practice: Fostering Climate Resilience for a More Secure World
Thursday, April 6
8am - 6pm
Sadler Center, Chesapeake A, B, and C

The 3rd Annual National Security Conference serves as a bridge between academia and policy as we translate research evidence-based best practices into tangible policy considerations that enhance our adaptability to known and future climate threats. 

A Scientist Walks Into A Bar: Graduate Student Edition
Thursday, April 6
7pm - 8:30pm
Gloucester Brewing Company, 6778 Main St, Gloucester, VA 23061

Gloucester Brewing Company will be our host as three VIMS graduate students give 5-minute fast-talks on the important research they are conducting. Drop in, interact with the students, and enter to win door prizes and discounts.

William & Mary Greenhouse Spring Open House
Friday, April 7
2:30pm - 5pm
Integrated Science Center (ISC), 3015 Greenhouse

The William & Mary Greenhouse is going to have its Spring Open House this Friday, April 7, 2023 from 2:30-5:00.

Historic Tree Walk at Highland: Spring 2023
Saturday, April 8
9:30am - 10:30am
Highland, Grounds

Join us on Saturday, April 8, from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m., for the spring Historic Tree Walk with Highland guide, Sharon Hiner.

VIMS @ Yorktown Go Green Market!
Saturday, April 8
12pm - 4pm
Yorktown Beach Waterfront (Water Street), Yorktown, VA
Celebrate Earth Day early with VIMS at the Go Green Market: a special edition of Yorktown's infamous market days! Learn about the importance of the Eastern oyster while perusing locally grown produce, fresh cut flowers, baked goods, artwork, and more!
A Scientist Walks into a Distillery: Sharks at the Copper Fox Distillery!
Wednesday, April 12
6:30pm - 8pm
Copper Fox Distillery, 901 Capitol Landing Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185

Join us at the Copper Fox Distillery in Williamsburg as VIMS Associate Research Scientist, Jim Gartland, provides an overview of the VIMS Shark Survey: the longest-running fishery-independent survey of shark populations in the world!

Application Deadline:  Fellowships for Unpaid/Low-Paid Summer Policy Internships
Friday, April 14
All day
Chancellors Hall (formerly Tyler Hall), Room 431

W&M's Public Policy Program and the Schroeder Center for Health Policy provide financial support for selected Public Policy majors who are considering unpaid or low-paid summer policy internships. 

    Campus Food Exchange Sadler Grand Opening Event
    Friday, April 14
    5pm - 6:30pm
    Sadler Center, Room 157

    All W&M community members, staff, faculty, and students are invited to help celebrate the grand opening of the Campus Food Exchange’s all new Sadler location on Friday, April 14 at 5pm in Sadler room 157!

    W&M Richmond April Hike and Future Alumni Playdate at Deep Run Park
    Saturday, April 15
    3pm - 4:30pm
    Deep Run Park | 9900 Ridgefield Pkwy, Richmond, VA 23233

    Join W&M Richmond alumni, parents, family and friends for either a hike or future alumni playdate at Deep Run Park! 

    CBNERR Discovery Lab - Horseshoe Crabs
    Wednesday, April 19
    6pm - 8pm
    VIMS - Catlett-Burruss Research and Education Lab
    Horseshoe crabs are among the oldest and most remarkable creatures in the ocean, existing for over 300 million years! Grad student Anna Caputo will talk about her experience working with these living fossils. Join us for activities, specimens, and crafts!
    Environmental Humanities Research Expo
    Thursday, April 20
    3:30pm - 6:30pm
    Sadler Center, Chesapeake A

    The Environmental Humanities Research Expo hosted by the ENSP department to celebrate and showcase the incredible undergraduate research within the scope of environmental humanities. There will be live music, free food, swag, and intellectual discourse.

    Earth Day Flower Pot Painting 
    Friday, April 21
    11:30am - 1:30pm
    Law School, Front Lawn

    Come join us outside and celebrate Earth Day by painting a flower pot on the Law School Front Lawn on Friday, April 21st at 11:30 - 1:30 PM. Women's law will provide all paints and pots (which you will be taking home with you!). Members RSPV Here. 

    Institute for Integrative Conservation Earth Week Open House, featuring CRP summer research preview
    Friday, April 21
    4pm - 6pm
    Institute for Integrative Conservation

    Celebrate Earth Week at the Institute for Integrative Conservation Open House!

    April 21, 2023

    4:00 to 6:00 PM

    221 N Boundary Street

    Free and Open to the Public

    No Registration Required

    Earth Day Weekend BioBlitz
    Saturday, April 22 - Sunday, April 23
    12am - 11:59pm
    Crim Dell walkway across from ISC
      Earth Day Bash
      Saturday, April 22
      12pm - 3pm
      Martha Wren Briggs Amphitheatre at Lake Matoaka

      Celebrate Earth Day with live music, free food, an art show, games and so much more!

      Responsible Consumption Exhibit
      Friday, April 28 - Friday, May 12
      Sadler Center, Hart Gallery

      Student art from Earth Day Bash's "Responsible Consumption" art  competition  being exhibited in Hart Gallery. April 28-May 12

      Stream Sampling Demonstration
      Friday, April 28
      11am - 3pm
      Highland, Highland Trails

      If you love aquatic creatures and science, we have an exciting opportunity to share. Highland will host the Rivanna Conservation Alliance (RCA) on Friday, April 28, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. as they conduct a stream sampling demonstration.

      CGA Speaker Series: Human Geography for Defense
      Friday, April 28
      1pm - 2pm
      Blow Memorial Hall, Room 201

      Join us for the final talk in our spring speaker series with Bobby Crutchfield, including an elevator pitch for human geography, humanitarian assistance & disaster relief, force protection, the human terrain ethical dilemma, & information vs intelligence.

      Highland Rustic Trails 5 Year Anniversary Celebration
      Saturday, April 29
      9:30am - 11:30am
      Highland, Highland Trails

      Celebrate five years of hiking at Highland with a group walk on Saturday, April 29. Remarks and refreshments at the Museum Shop starting at 9:30, and walk at 10:00 AM.