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The Future of Knowledge: Teaching, Learning, and Research
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
4:30pm - 5:45pm
ISC3 (Integrated Science Center), Room 1221

Join President Rowe and other members of the William & Mary community for a discussion on the future of knowledge.

Patrick Hayes Writers Series Welcomes Lorrie Moore
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
7pm
Tucker Hall

Lorrie Moore is a noted writer of novels, short stories, children’s books and essays. She was elected to the American Academy of Arts & Letters in 2006. Her latest book, an anthology of essays, is entitled See What Can Be Done (Knopf, 2018). 

    12th  Annual From DoG Street to Wall Street Program
    Friday, September 28, 2018
    8am - 3pm
    Alan B. Miller Hall (Business School)

    This signature event is hosted by the Howard J. Busbee Finance Academy, the Boehly Center for Excellence in Finance, and Cohen Career Center.

    Turning Diversity Conversations Inside Out: A Forum on Diversity and Inclusion at VIMS
    Friday, September 28, 2018
    3pm - 4:30pm
    VIMS - Watermen's Hall, McHugh Auditorium

    Join the VIMS Dive-In Committee on Friday, September 28th, 2018 from 3:00 – 4:30 PM for A Forum on Diversity and Inclusion at VIMS. Featured participants include the W&M Inside Out Theater Group and Dr. Ben Cucker of Hampton University.

      Physics Colloquium
      Friday, September 28, 2018
      4pm - 5pm
      Small Hall, Room 111

      Danielle H. Speller, Yale University, Title of Talk: Invisible Worlds: A Search For Axion Dark Matter with the HAYSTAC Experiment

        Dr. Carla Hayden, 14th Librarian of Congress
        Friday, September 28, 2018
        4:30pm
        Sadler Center

        W&M Libraries is thrilled to welcome Librarian of Congress Dr. Carla Hayden HON ‘17 to discuss the role of libraries in today’s society, the value of creating a culture of access, and her vision for the nation’s library. 

        A New Cold War? Putin, Putinism and U.S.-Russian Relations
        Thursday, October 4, 2018
        5:30pm
        Tucker Hall, 127A

        The 2018 McSwain-Walker Lecture will be A New Cold War? Putin, Putinism and U.S.-Russian Relations, presented by Brian D. Taylor, Professor and Chair, Political Science, Syracuse University.

        Mathematics Colloquium and EXTREEMS-QED Lecture: Endre Boros (Rutgers University)
        Friday, October 5, 2018
        2pm - 3pm
        Jones Hall, Room 302

        Title: NIM and its generalizations


        VIMS Welcomes Dr. Libby Jewett, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
        Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - Wednesday, October 10, 2018
        VIMS - Administration Building (Eastern Shore Laboratory)

        Dr. Jewett, is a NOAA scientist with diverse science and management experience in ocean acidification and coastal hypoxia (low oxygen) research programs, and the first director of NOAA’s Ocean Acidification Program.

          Lecture by President Katherine A. Rowe
          Tuesday, October 9, 2018
          6pm - 7:30pm
          School of Education
          Katherine A. Rowe, President of William & Mary, will be giving a lecture on Tuesday, October 9, 2018
          Fall 2018 Tack Faculty Lecture
          Tuesday, October 9, 2018
          7pm
          Sadler Center, Commonwealth Auditorium

          Anne K. Rasmussen, professor of music and ethnomusicology, will present "Women Out-Loud! The Gendered Landscape of Islamic Performance" on October 9, 2018 at 7pm. The lecture is the fall installment in the Tack Faculty Lecture Series. 

          The Future of Work at W&M and Beyond
          Thursday, October 11, 2018
          4pm - 5:15pm
          Sadler Center, Tidewater B

          Join President Rowe and other members of the William & Mary community for a discussion on the future of work at William & Mary

          Patrick Hayes Writers Series Welcomes Professor Elizabeth Spires
          Thursday, October 11, 2018
          5pm
          Tucker Hall

          Elizabeth Spires, Co-Director of the Kratz Center for Creative Writing and Professor of English, holds Goucher’s Chair for Distinguished Achievement. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, American Poetry Review and other magazines and anthologies. 

            Professor Jean Comaroff, Harvard University
            Thursday, October 11, 2018
            5pm - 7pm
            Washington Hall, Room 201

            Jean Comaroff is the Alfred North Whitehead Professor of African and African American Studies, Department of Anthropology at Harvard University. Her talk is titled, "Personhood, Performance, and The Law:  The Return of Khulekani Khumalo, Zombie Captive."

            (rescheduled) Mathematics Colloquium and EXTREEMS-QED Lecture: Chi-Kwong Li (William & Mary)
            Friday, October 12, 2018
            2pm - 3pm
            Jones Hall, Room 302

            Title: Quantum states and quantum channels

              Computer Science Distinguished Lecture Series Welcomes Professor Lydia Kavraki, Rice University
              Friday, October 12, 2018
              3pm - 5pm
              McGlothlin-Street Hall

              Lydia E. Kavraki is the Noah Harding Professor of Computer Science, professor of Bioengineering, professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and professor of Mechanical Engineering at Rice University. 

                Timeless Learning Virtual Book Club
                Tuesday, October 16, 2018
                7pm - 8pm
                Online

                Join Ira Socol. Pam Moran, and Chad Ratliff, authors of Timeless Learning: How Imagination, Observation, and Zero-Based Thinking Change Schools, for a Virtual Book Club hosted by Tribe Teachers.

                Lee Lecture by Adrienne Mayor, Stanford University
                Thursday, October 18, 2018
                4:30pm - 6pm
                Andrews Hall, Room 101

                Adrienne Mayor is an independent folklorist/historian of science who investigates natural knowledge contained in pre-scientific myths and oral traditions. She will deliver the Lee Lecture, titled, "The Amazons: Warrior Women in Myth, Art, and Archeology."

                Lecture by Professor Deborah Denenholz Morse
                Friday, October 19, 2018
                2pm - 4pm
                Tucker Hall

                Deborah Denenholz Morse is the Sara E. Nance Professor of English. She specializes in Victorian studies, English novel, the animal in Victorian literature, feminist studies. 

                Sexuality in the History of Empires, the 2018 Boswell Lecture
                Friday, October 19, 2018
                3pm
                Ewell Hall, Ewell Recital Hall

                Professor Merry Wiesner-Hanks of the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee presents the 2018 Boswell Lecture.

                  "Russian Orthodoxy Reloaded": Tepper Lecture Series
                  Friday, October 19, 2018
                  3:30pm
                  Blow Memorial Hall, Room 331


                  The Future of Service: Communities, Commonwealth, Country, and World
                  Tuesday, October 23, 2018
                  4pm - 5:15pm
                  ISC3 (Integrated Science Center), Room 1221

                  Join President Rowe and other members of the William & Mary community for a discussion on the future of service.

                  "The Contours of Islamic Pluralism: A Muslim Interpretation of Hinduism in Early Modern South Asia"
                  Tuesday, October 23, 2018
                  5pm - 7pm
                  Tucker Hall, 127A

                  "The Contours of Islamic Pluralism: A Muslim Interpretation of Hinduism in Early Modern South Asia"- Shankar Nair (University of Virginia)

                  Mary Silber, Professor of Statistics, The University of Chicago on Mentoring Women
                  Thursday, October 25, 2018
                  5pm
                  Jones Hall

                  Professor Silber is an applied mathematician who currently contributes to the Computational and Applied Mathematics Initiative (CAMI) at the University of Chicago. 

                    University of Virginia Professor Elizabeth Barnes will speak at a Philosophy Colloquium
                    Friday, October 26, 2018
                    3:30pm - 5pm
                    TBD

                    Elizabeth Barnes, Professor of Philosophy, Corcoran Department of Philosophy, University of Virginia, teaches Metaphysics, Social Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, and Ethics. She will speak at a Philosophy Colloquium in the Fall.


                      Mary Silber, Professor of Statistics, The University of Chicago on Research
                      Friday, October 26, 2018
                      5pm
                      Jones Hall

                      Professor Silber is an applied mathematician who currently contributes to the Computational and Applied Mathematics Initiative (CAMI) at the University of Chicago. 

                        Dr. Kenneth Bernard Lecture: Politics, National Security, and Global Health
                        Tuesday, October 30, 2018
                        3:30pm - 5pm
                        Tucker Hall, 127A
                          Brown Bag Lunch Series: Anne Rasmussen (Music) - Islam and Music in Indonesia
                          Wednesday, October 31, 2018
                          12pm - 1:15pm
                          Wren Building, Room 315

                          Brown-Bag Lunch Series: Anne Rasmusses (Music)-  Islam and Music in Indonesia

                          Hauben Distinguished Lecture: Dr. Deborah Loewenberg Ball
                          Thursday, November 1, 2018
                          6pm - 7:30pm
                          School of Education
                          Hauben Distinguished Lecture by Dr. Deborah Loewenberg Ball: (How) Can Teaching Disrupt Racism and Oppression? 
                          Gender and Technology Symposium Keynote Speaker:  Professor Wendy Chun, Simon Fraser University
                          Friday, November 2, 2018
                          10am
                          Equality Lab

                          Professor Wendy Hui Kyong Chun is the Canada 150 Research Chair in New Media at Simon Fraser University. She combines a background in Systems Design Engineering and English Literature to inform her work on contemporary digital media. 

                          Professor Ann M. Little delivers the Mary Maples Dunn Lecture at the Omohundro Institute
                          Saturday, November 3, 2018
                          5pm
                          Omohundro Institute

                          Professor Little will deliver the Mary Maples Dunn Lecture at the Omohundro Institute. She specializes in the history of women, gender, and sexuality. She has held fellowships at the Newberry Library, Huntington Library, and others.

                            Fall 2018 eLearning Workshop Series - Navigating Your Digital Learning Environment: Landmarks
                            Wednesday, November 7, 2018
                            12pm - 1pm
                            Swem Library, Ford Classroom

                            Third session of University eLearning Initiatives (formerly APeL) Fall 2018 Workshop Series.

                            "The Past and the Future of Women's Commentary on the Qur'an"
                            Thursday, November 8, 2018
                            4pm - 6pm
                            Tucker Hall, 127A

                            "The Past and the Future of Women's Commentary on the Qur'an" - Dr. Maria Massi Dakake (George Mason University)

                            Women's Centennial Series Welcomes Professor Maria Massi Dakake (George Mason University)
                            Thursday, November 8, 2018
                            4pm
                            Tucker Hall, 127A

                            Professor Dakake researches and publishes on Islamic intellectual history, Quranic studies, Shi'ite and Sufi traditions, and women's spirituality and religious experience. Her talk is titled, "The Past and the Future of Women's Commentary on the Qur'an."

                            Physics Colloquium
                            Friday, November 9, 2018
                            4pm - 5pm
                            Small Hall, Room 111

                            Speaker: Prof. Tricia Vahle, William & Mary Physics Department, Title of talk: New results from accelerator neutrino oscillation experiments

                            Joy Buolamwini, Research Assistant, MIT Media Lab
                            Monday, November 12, 2018
                            5pm
                            Wren Building

                            Ms. Buolamwini founded and leads the Algorithmic Justice League to fight bias in machine learning. She creates learning experiences to develop social impact technology and writes about inclusive code—incoming.

                            Timeless Learning Virtual Book Club
                            Tuesday, November 13, 2018
                            7pm - 8pm
                            Online

                            Join Ira Socol. Pam Moran, and Chad Ratliff, authors of Timeless Learning: How Imagination, Observation, and Zero-Based Thinking Change Schools, for a Virtual Book Club hosted by Tribe Teachers.

                            Thinking Forward:  A Conversation About the Future of Knowledge, Work and Service
                            Tuesday, November 27, 2018
                            4pm - 5:15pm
                            Sadler Center, Tidewater AB

                            Please join other members of the William & Mary community for a Thinking Forward discussion moderated by President Rowe.

                            Janice Allen Jackson '85, Administrator of Augusta, Georgia, Named Fall 2018 Baxter-Ward Fellow
                            Thursday, November 29, 2018
                            5pm
                            Washington Hall, Room 201

                            The Department of Government is pleased to announce that Janice Allen Jackson ’85 has been selected as the Fall 2018 Baxter-Ward Fellow. Ms. Jackson graduated from William & Mary with a self-designed major in Public Policy and Urban Studies.

                            Timeless Learning Virtual Book Club
                            Tuesday, January 15, 2019
                            7pm - 8pm
                            Online

                            Join Ira Socol. Pam Moran, and Chad Ratliff, authors of Timeless Learning: How Imagination, Observation, and Zero-Based Thinking Change Schools, for a Virtual Book Club hosted by Tribe Teachers.

                            Conference of Undergraduate Women in Physics Regional Event; Professor Meg Urry (Yale Univ) Keynotes
                            Friday, January 18, 2019 - Sunday, January 20, 2019
                            Small Hall

                            Professor Urry is the founding Director of the Yale Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics. She also served as Chair of the Yale Physics Department from 2007 to 2013. She served as President of the American Astrophysical Society from 2015-16. 

                              Artist and Composer, Dr. Ysaye Barnwell, 1939 Artist in Residence
                              Friday, January 25, 2019 - Saturday, January 26, 2019
                              School of Education, Matoaka Woods

                              Dr. Barnwell was a member of the African American a cappella ensemble Sweet Honey in the Rock from 1979 to 2013. A prolific composer, she wrote many of the group's songs, and has been commissioned to create music for various types of productions. 

                                Professor Alison Keith, University of Toronto, gives J. Ward Jones Lecture in Classical Studies
                                Thursday, January 31, 2019
                                4:30pm
                                Morton Hall

                                Professor Keith has written extensively about the intersection of gender and genre in Latin literature. She will deliver the J. Ward Jones Lecture in Classical Studies.

                                  Professor Kimberly Tanner of San Francisco State University Gives Bio Seminar
                                  Friday, February 1, 2019
                                  All day
                                  McGlothlin-Street Hall

                                  Professor Tanner also directs SEPAL: The Science Education Partnership & Assessment Lab. Her research focuses on how people learn science and how teachers and scientists can collaborate to make science teaching and learning more like how scientists work.

                                  Computer Science Distinguished Lecture by Ira Kemelmacher-Shlizerman, University of Washington
                                  Friday, February 1, 2019
                                  3pm
                                  McGlothlin-Street Hall

                                  Her lecture is titled, "People Modeling in the Wild."

                                  Lecture by Cheryl Holcomb McCoy
                                  Tuesday, February 5, 2019
                                  6pm - 7:30pm
                                  School of Education

                                  On Tuesday, February 5, 2018, Dr. Cheryl Holcomb McCoy will give a lecture on The Five Simple Truths About Cultural Competence in Education and Counseling.

                                  Novelist Jenny Offill at the Patrick Hayes Writers Series
                                  Wednesday, February 6, 2019
                                  5pm
                                  Tucker Hall

                                  Jenny Offill's first novel Last Things was a finalist for the L.A. Times First Book Award. Her second novel, Dept. of Speculation has been shortlisted for several prizes and awards, including the L.A. Times Fiction Award.

                                    Dr. Dawn Wright of ESRI Keynotes International Day of Women & Girls in Science
                                    Monday, February 11, 2019
                                    10am
                                    Swem Library, Center for Geospatial Analysis

                                    Dr. Wright is a geographer and oceanographer, and a leading authority in the application of Geographic Information System technology to the field of ocean and coastal science. She played a key role in creating the first GIS data model for the oceans.

                                      Timeless Learning Virtual Book Club
                                      Tuesday, February 19, 2019
                                      7pm - 8pm
                                      Online

                                      Join Ira Socol. Pam Moran, and Chad Ratliff, authors of Timeless Learning: How Imagination, Observation, and Zero-Based Thinking Change Schools, for a Virtual Book Club hosted by Tribe Teachers.

                                      Douglas Flowe, Assistant Professor, Department of History, Washington University (St. Louis)
                                      Thursday, February 28, 2019
                                      3:30pm
                                      TBD

                                      Professor Flowe’s research is primarily concerned with themes of criminality, vice, leisure, and masculinity, and understanding how they converge with issues of race, class, and space in America. His visit is hosted by Gender, Sexuality & Women’s Studies.

                                        Christy Coleman (CEO, American Civil War Museum) Speaks at the Lyon G. Tyler Lectures Series
                                        Friday, March 15, 2019
                                        5pm
                                        James Blair Hall

                                        Christy Coleman is the CEO of the American Civil War Museum.

                                        Art & Art History Distinguished Lecture by  Krista Thompson, Northwestern University
                                        Monday, March 18, 2019
                                        5pm
                                        Andrews Hall

                                        Krista Thompson is the Weinberg College Board of Visitors Professor and Professor in the Department of Art History. She researches and teaches the modern and contemporary art and visual culture of the Africa diaspora, with an emphasis on photography. 

                                          Ann Owen, Chair and Professor of Economics and Public Policy at Hamilton College
                                          Tuesday, March 19, 2019
                                          5pm
                                          TBD

                                          Professor Owen’s research interests include macroeconomics, growth, income distribution, human capital formation, and sustainable development. Many of these interests trace to her prior work as an Economist for the Federal Reserve Board of Governors.

                                            George Tayloe Ross Address in International Peace by Dr. Anne-Marie Slaughter
                                            Friday, March 22, 2019
                                            All day
                                            TBD

                                            The George Tayloe Ross Address on International Peace was established to promote peace by exploring and investigating topics of current interest that affect relations among nations, ranging from international political matters to environmental questions.

                                              Poet Patricia Smith at the Patrick Hayes Writers Series
                                              Thursday, March 28, 2019
                                              5pm
                                              Tucker Hall

                                              Ms. Smith has been called “a testament to the power of words to change lives.” Her work has appeared in Poetry magazine, the Paris Review, the New York Times, the Washington Post, and others.

                                                Valerie Taylor, Director of Argonne National Laboratory’s Mathematics and Computer Science Division
                                                Friday, April 5, 2019
                                                5pm - 7pm
                                                TBD

                                                Valerie Taylor joined Argonne in 2017 as the director of the Mathematics and Computer Science Division. She will be a guest speaker during the Computer Science Distinguished Lecture Series.

                                                  Renown Poet, Carrie Etter, Jenkins Endowment Poet from England, Spring 2019 US Tour
                                                  Wednesday, May 1, 2019
                                                  5pm
                                                  TBD

                                                  American writer Carrie Etter has lived in England since 2001 and taught Creative Writing at Bath Spa University since 2004. Her poems have appeared in The Iowa Review, The New Republic, Seneca Review, and many other journals.

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                                                  The Future of Knowledge: Teaching, Learning, and Research
                                                  Tuesday, September 25, 2018
                                                  4:30pm - 5:45pm
                                                  ISC3 (Integrated Science Center), Room 1221

                                                  Join President Rowe and other members of the William & Mary community for a discussion on the future of knowledge.

                                                  Patrick Hayes Writers Series Welcomes Lorrie Moore
                                                  Wednesday, September 26, 2018
                                                  7pm
                                                  Tucker Hall

                                                  Lorrie Moore is a noted writer of novels, short stories, children’s books and essays. She was elected to the American Academy of Arts & Letters in 2006. Her latest book, an anthology of essays, is entitled See What Can Be Done (Knopf, 2018). 

                                                    Summer Research Showcase: Oral Presentations
                                                    Thursday, September 27, 2018
                                                    9:30am - 6pm
                                                    Swem Library, Research Room, First Floor

                                                    In conjunction with poster sessions, students will present about research they have conducted over the summer.

                                                      Summer Research Showcase: Poster Session 1
                                                      Thursday, September 27, 2018
                                                      9:30am - 11am
                                                      Swem Library, Research Room, First Floor

                                                      Learn about the incredible research students have conducted over the summer. Enjoy presentations of their work, findings and writings.

                                                        Summer Research Showcase: Poster Session 2
                                                        Thursday, September 27, 2018
                                                        12:30pm - 2pm
                                                        Swem Library, Research Room, First Floor

                                                        Learn about the incredible research students have conducted over the summer. Enjoy presentations of their work, findings and writings.

                                                          Summer Research Showcase: Poster Session 3
                                                          Thursday, September 27, 2018
                                                          3:30pm - 5pm
                                                          Swem Library, Research Room, First Floor

                                                          Learn about the incredible research students have conducted over the summer. Enjoy presentations of their work, findings and writings.

                                                            12th  Annual From DoG Street to Wall Street Program
                                                            Friday, September 28, 2018
                                                            8am - 3pm
                                                            Alan B. Miller Hall (Business School)

                                                            This signature event is hosted by the Howard J. Busbee Finance Academy, the Boehly Center for Excellence in Finance, and Cohen Career Center.

                                                            Open Classes
                                                            Friday, September 28, 2018
                                                            8am - 5pm
                                                            Location not specified

                                                            Want to experience a day in the life of a W&M student? Attend a class! Due to limited seating in some classrooms, not all Friday classes can be open. View the event details to download the list of open classes.

                                                            Summer Research Showcase: Oral Presentations
                                                            Friday, September 28, 2018
                                                            9:30am - 5pm
                                                            Swem Library, Research Room, First Floor

                                                            In conjunction with poster sessions, students will present about research they have conducted over the summer.

                                                              Summer Research Showcase: Poster Session 4
                                                              Friday, September 28, 2018
                                                              9:30am - 11am
                                                              Swem Library, Research Room, First Floor

                                                              Learn about the incredible research students have conducted over the summer. Enjoy presentations of their work, findings and writings.

                                                                Summer Research Showcase: Poster Session 5
                                                                Friday, September 28, 2018
                                                                9:30am - 11am
                                                                Swem Library, Research Room, First Floor

                                                                Learn about the incredible research students have conducted over the summer. Enjoy presentations of their work, findings, and writings.

                                                                  Turning Diversity Conversations Inside Out: A Forum on Diversity and Inclusion at VIMS
                                                                  Friday, September 28, 2018
                                                                  3pm - 4:30pm
                                                                  VIMS - Watermen's Hall, McHugh Auditorium

                                                                  Join the VIMS Dive-In Committee on Friday, September 28th, 2018 from 3:00 – 4:30 PM for A Forum on Diversity and Inclusion at VIMS. Featured participants include the W&M Inside Out Theater Group and Dr. Ben Cucker of Hampton University.

                                                                    Summer Research Showcase: Poster Session 6
                                                                    Friday, September 28, 2018
                                                                    3:30pm - 5pm
                                                                    Swem Library, Research Room, First Floor

                                                                    Learn about the incredible research students have conducted over the summer. Enjoy presentations of their work, findings and writings.

                                                                      Physics Colloquium
                                                                      Friday, September 28, 2018
                                                                      4pm - 5pm
                                                                      Small Hall, Room 111

                                                                      Danielle H. Speller, Yale University, Title of Talk: Invisible Worlds: A Search For Axion Dark Matter with the HAYSTAC Experiment

                                                                        Dr. Carla Hayden HON '17 Librarian of Congress
                                                                        Friday, September 28, 2018
                                                                        4:30pm
                                                                        Sadler Center, Commonwealth Auditorium

                                                                        A Public Talk with Dr. Carla Hayden HON ’17, Librarian of Congress. Dr. Hayden will discuss the role of libraries in today’s society, the value of creating a culture of access, and her vision for the nation’s library. Seating is first come, first served.

                                                                        Dr. Carla Hayden, 14th Librarian of Congress
                                                                        Friday, September 28, 2018
                                                                        4:30pm
                                                                        Sadler Center

                                                                        W&M Libraries is thrilled to welcome Librarian of Congress Dr. Carla Hayden HON ‘17 to discuss the role of libraries in today’s society, the value of creating a culture of access, and her vision for the nation’s library. 

                                                                        Featured Faculty Lectures
                                                                        Saturday, September 29, 2018
                                                                        10:30am - 11:30am
                                                                        Locations Vary, see Family Weekend Schedule Pamphlet

                                                                        Come and enjoy a presentation by some of our nationally recognized faculty.

                                                                        Authentic Excellence 201
                                                                        Saturday, September 29, 2018
                                                                        1pm - 2pm
                                                                        Tucker Hall, 127A

                                                                        Learn about combating fear-based excellence and how to better manage fear of failure. Presented by Dr. Kelly Crace, Associate Vice President for Health & Wellness and Executive Assistant Professor of Psychology.

                                                                        Dean's Program for Students: Justice S. Bernard Goodwyn of the Supreme Court of Virginia
                                                                        Wednesday, October 3, 2018
                                                                        12:50pm - 1:50pm
                                                                        Law School, Room 119

                                                                        Dean Davison M. Douglas will host a discussion about access to justice issues with Justice S. Bernard Goodwyn of the Supreme Court of Virginia.  Due to limited seating, attendance is limited to law students and law faculty. 

                                                                          A New Cold War? Putin, Putinism and U.S.-Russian Relations
                                                                          Thursday, October 4, 2018
                                                                          5:30pm
                                                                          Tucker Hall, 127A

                                                                          The 2018 McSwain-Walker Lecture will be A New Cold War? Putin, Putinism and U.S.-Russian Relations, presented by Brian D. Taylor, Professor and Chair, Political Science, Syracuse University.

                                                                          Mathematics Colloquium and EXTREEMS-QED Lecture: Endre Boros (Rutgers University)
                                                                          Friday, October 5, 2018
                                                                          2pm - 3pm
                                                                          Jones Hall, Room 302

                                                                          Title: NIM and its generalizations


                                                                          VIMS Welcomes Dr. Libby Jewett, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
                                                                          Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - Wednesday, October 10, 2018
                                                                          VIMS - Administration Building (Eastern Shore Laboratory)

                                                                          Dr. Jewett, is a NOAA scientist with diverse science and management experience in ocean acidification and coastal hypoxia (low oxygen) research programs, and the first director of NOAA’s Ocean Acidification Program.

                                                                            Lecture by President Katherine A. Rowe
                                                                            Tuesday, October 9, 2018
                                                                            6pm - 7:30pm
                                                                            School of Education
                                                                            Katherine A. Rowe, President of William & Mary, will be giving a lecture on Tuesday, October 9, 2018
                                                                            Fall 2018 Tack Faculty Lecture
                                                                            Tuesday, October 9, 2018
                                                                            7pm
                                                                            Sadler Center, Commonwealth Auditorium

                                                                            Anne K. Rasmussen, professor of music and ethnomusicology, will present "Women Out-Loud! The Gendered Landscape of Islamic Performance" on October 9, 2018 at 7pm. The lecture is the fall installment in the Tack Faculty Lecture Series. 

                                                                            The Future of Work at W&M and Beyond
                                                                            Thursday, October 11, 2018
                                                                            4pm - 5:15pm
                                                                            Sadler Center, Tidewater B

                                                                            Join President Rowe and other members of the William & Mary community for a discussion on the future of work at William & Mary

                                                                            Patrick Hayes Writers Series Welcomes Professor Elizabeth Spires
                                                                            Thursday, October 11, 2018
                                                                            5pm
                                                                            Tucker Hall

                                                                            Elizabeth Spires, Co-Director of the Kratz Center for Creative Writing and Professor of English, holds Goucher’s Chair for Distinguished Achievement. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, American Poetry Review and other magazines and anthologies. 

                                                                              Professor Jean Comaroff, Harvard University
                                                                              Thursday, October 11, 2018
                                                                              5pm - 7pm
                                                                              Washington Hall, Room 201

                                                                              Jean Comaroff is the Alfred North Whitehead Professor of African and African American Studies, Department of Anthropology at Harvard University. Her talk is titled, "Personhood, Performance, and The Law:  The Return of Khulekani Khumalo, Zombie Captive."

                                                                              (rescheduled) Mathematics Colloquium and EXTREEMS-QED Lecture: Chi-Kwong Li (William & Mary)
                                                                              Friday, October 12, 2018
                                                                              2pm - 3pm
                                                                              Jones Hall, Room 302

                                                                              Title: Quantum states and quantum channels

                                                                                Computer Science Distinguished Lecture Series Welcomes Professor Lydia Kavraki, Rice University
                                                                                Friday, October 12, 2018
                                                                                3pm - 5pm
                                                                                McGlothlin-Street Hall

                                                                                Lydia E. Kavraki is the Noah Harding Professor of Computer Science, professor of Bioengineering, professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and professor of Mechanical Engineering at Rice University. 

                                                                                  Timeless Learning Virtual Book Club
                                                                                  Tuesday, October 16, 2018
                                                                                  7pm - 8pm
                                                                                  Online

                                                                                  Join Ira Socol. Pam Moran, and Chad Ratliff, authors of Timeless Learning: How Imagination, Observation, and Zero-Based Thinking Change Schools, for a Virtual Book Club hosted by Tribe Teachers.

                                                                                  Geoscience Symposium featuring talks by W&M Geology Alumnae
                                                                                  Thursday, October 18, 2018
                                                                                  3:30pm - 5:50pm
                                                                                  ISC1 (Integrated Science Center), Room 1221

                                                                                  The year 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of women attending William & Mary, and a number of events are planned to celebrate this milestone. The geology department is proud of the contributions made by our alumnae and invite you to celebrate with us.

                                                                                  Lee Lecture by Adrienne Mayor, Stanford University
                                                                                  Thursday, October 18, 2018
                                                                                  4:30pm - 6pm
                                                                                  Andrews Hall, Room 101

                                                                                  Adrienne Mayor is an independent folklorist/historian of science who investigates natural knowledge contained in pre-scientific myths and oral traditions. She will deliver the Lee Lecture, titled, "The Amazons: Warrior Women in Myth, Art, and Archeology."

                                                                                  Reception in the Geology Department following Geoscience Symposium featuring W&M Geology Alumnae
                                                                                  Thursday, October 18, 2018
                                                                                  6pm - 7:30pm
                                                                                  McGlothlin-Street Hall

                                                                                  The year 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of women attending William & Mary, and a number of events are planned to celebrate this milestone. The geology department is proud of the contributions made by our alumnae and invite you to celebrate with us.

                                                                                  Lecture by Professor Deborah Denenholz Morse
                                                                                  Friday, October 19, 2018
                                                                                  2pm - 4pm
                                                                                  Tucker Hall

                                                                                  Deborah Denenholz Morse is the Sara E. Nance Professor of English. She specializes in Victorian studies, English novel, the animal in Victorian literature, feminist studies. 

                                                                                  Sexuality in the History of Empires, the 2018 Boswell Lecture
                                                                                  Friday, October 19, 2018
                                                                                  3pm
                                                                                  Ewell Hall, Ewell Recital Hall

                                                                                  Professor Merry Wiesner-Hanks of the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee presents the 2018 Boswell Lecture.

                                                                                    "Russian Orthodoxy Reloaded": Tepper Lecture Series
                                                                                    Friday, October 19, 2018
                                                                                    3:30pm
                                                                                    Blow Memorial Hall, Room 331


                                                                                    The Future of Service: Communities, Commonwealth, Country, and World
                                                                                    Tuesday, October 23, 2018
                                                                                    4pm - 5:15pm
                                                                                    ISC3 (Integrated Science Center), Room 1221

                                                                                    Join President Rowe and other members of the William & Mary community for a discussion on the future of service.

                                                                                    "The Contours of Islamic Pluralism: A Muslim Interpretation of Hinduism in Early Modern South Asia"
                                                                                    Tuesday, October 23, 2018
                                                                                    5pm - 7pm
                                                                                    Tucker Hall, 127A

                                                                                    "The Contours of Islamic Pluralism: A Muslim Interpretation of Hinduism in Early Modern South Asia"- Shankar Nair (University of Virginia)

                                                                                    Mary Silber, Professor of Statistics, The University of Chicago on Mentoring Women
                                                                                    Thursday, October 25, 2018
                                                                                    5pm
                                                                                    Jones Hall

                                                                                    Professor Silber is an applied mathematician who currently contributes to the Computational and Applied Mathematics Initiative (CAMI) at the University of Chicago. 

                                                                                      University of Virginia Professor Elizabeth Barnes will speak at a Philosophy Colloquium
                                                                                      Friday, October 26, 2018
                                                                                      3:30pm - 5pm
                                                                                      TBD

                                                                                      Elizabeth Barnes, Professor of Philosophy, Corcoran Department of Philosophy, University of Virginia, teaches Metaphysics, Social Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, and Ethics. She will speak at a Philosophy Colloquium in the Fall.


                                                                                        Mary Silber, Professor of Statistics, The University of Chicago on Research
                                                                                        Friday, October 26, 2018
                                                                                        5pm
                                                                                        Jones Hall

                                                                                        Professor Silber is an applied mathematician who currently contributes to the Computational and Applied Mathematics Initiative (CAMI) at the University of Chicago. 

                                                                                          Dr. Kenneth Bernard Lecture: Politics, National Security, and Global Health
                                                                                          Tuesday, October 30, 2018
                                                                                          3:30pm - 5pm
                                                                                          Tucker Hall, 127A
                                                                                            Brown Bag Lunch Series: Anne Rasmussen (Music) - Islam and Music in Indonesia
                                                                                            Wednesday, October 31, 2018
                                                                                            12pm - 1:15pm
                                                                                            Wren Building, Room 315

                                                                                            Brown-Bag Lunch Series: Anne Rasmusses (Music)-  Islam and Music in Indonesia

                                                                                            Hauben Distinguished Lecture: Dr. Deborah Loewenberg Ball
                                                                                            Thursday, November 1, 2018
                                                                                            6pm - 7:30pm
                                                                                            School of Education
                                                                                            Hauben Distinguished Lecture by Dr. Deborah Loewenberg Ball: (How) Can Teaching Disrupt Racism and Oppression? 
                                                                                            Gender and Technology Symposium Keynote Speaker:  Professor Wendy Chun, Simon Fraser University
                                                                                            Friday, November 2, 2018
                                                                                            10am
                                                                                            Equality Lab

                                                                                            Professor Wendy Hui Kyong Chun is the Canada 150 Research Chair in New Media at Simon Fraser University. She combines a background in Systems Design Engineering and English Literature to inform her work on contemporary digital media. 

                                                                                            Professor Ann M. Little delivers the Mary Maples Dunn Lecture at the Omohundro Institute
                                                                                            Saturday, November 3, 2018
                                                                                            5pm
                                                                                            Omohundro Institute

                                                                                            Professor Little will deliver the Mary Maples Dunn Lecture at the Omohundro Institute. She specializes in the history of women, gender, and sexuality. She has held fellowships at the Newberry Library, Huntington Library, and others.

                                                                                              Tamura Lomax, CEO, The Feminist Wire will speak in Tidewater A/B at Sadler Center
                                                                                              Tuesday, November 6, 2018
                                                                                              5pm
                                                                                              Sadler Center, Tidewater A/B

                                                                                              Tamura Lomax is an educator, writer, and co-founder/CEO of The Feminist Wire, an online publication committed to feminist, anti-racist, and anti-imperialist sociopolitical critique. She received her Ph.D. in religion from Vanderbilt University. 


                                                                                              Fall 2018 eLearning Workshop Series - Navigating Your Digital Learning Environment: Landmarks
                                                                                              Wednesday, November 7, 2018
                                                                                              12pm - 1pm
                                                                                              Swem Library, Ford Classroom

                                                                                              Third session of University eLearning Initiatives (formerly APeL) Fall 2018 Workshop Series.

                                                                                              "The Past and the Future of Women's Commentary on the Qur'an"
                                                                                              Thursday, November 8, 2018
                                                                                              4pm - 6pm
                                                                                              Tucker Hall, 127A

                                                                                              "The Past and the Future of Women's Commentary on the Qur'an" - Dr. Maria Massi Dakake (George Mason University)

                                                                                              Women's Centennial Series Welcomes Professor Maria Massi Dakake (George Mason University)
                                                                                              Thursday, November 8, 2018
                                                                                              4pm
                                                                                              Tucker Hall, 127A

                                                                                              Professor Dakake researches and publishes on Islamic intellectual history, Quranic studies, Shi'ite and Sufi traditions, and women's spirituality and religious experience. Her talk is titled, "The Past and the Future of Women's Commentary on the Qur'an."

                                                                                              Physics Colloquium
                                                                                              Friday, November 9, 2018
                                                                                              4pm - 5pm
                                                                                              Small Hall, Room 111

                                                                                              Speaker: Prof. Tricia Vahle, William & Mary Physics Department, Title of talk: New results from accelerator neutrino oscillation experiments

                                                                                              Joy Buolamwini, Research Assistant, MIT Media Lab
                                                                                              Monday, November 12, 2018
                                                                                              5pm
                                                                                              Wren Building

                                                                                              Ms. Buolamwini founded and leads the Algorithmic Justice League to fight bias in machine learning. She creates learning experiences to develop social impact technology and writes about inclusive code—incoming.

                                                                                              Timeless Learning Virtual Book Club
                                                                                              Tuesday, November 13, 2018
                                                                                              7pm - 8pm
                                                                                              Online

                                                                                              Join Ira Socol. Pam Moran, and Chad Ratliff, authors of Timeless Learning: How Imagination, Observation, and Zero-Based Thinking Change Schools, for a Virtual Book Club hosted by Tribe Teachers.

                                                                                              Thinking Forward:  A Conversation About the Future of Knowledge, Work and Service
                                                                                              Tuesday, November 27, 2018
                                                                                              4pm - 5:15pm
                                                                                              Sadler Center, Tidewater AB

                                                                                              Please join other members of the William & Mary community for a Thinking Forward discussion moderated by President Rowe.

                                                                                              Janice Allen Jackson '85, Administrator of Augusta, Georgia, Named Fall 2018 Baxter-Ward Fellow
                                                                                              Thursday, November 29, 2018
                                                                                              5pm
                                                                                              Washington Hall, Room 201

                                                                                              The Department of Government is pleased to announce that Janice Allen Jackson ’85 has been selected as the Fall 2018 Baxter-Ward Fellow. Ms. Jackson graduated from William & Mary with a self-designed major in Public Policy and Urban Studies.

                                                                                              Timeless Learning Virtual Book Club
                                                                                              Tuesday, January 15, 2019
                                                                                              7pm - 8pm
                                                                                              Online

                                                                                              Join Ira Socol. Pam Moran, and Chad Ratliff, authors of Timeless Learning: How Imagination, Observation, and Zero-Based Thinking Change Schools, for a Virtual Book Club hosted by Tribe Teachers.

                                                                                              Conference of Undergraduate Women in Physics Regional Event; Professor Meg Urry (Yale Univ) Keynotes
                                                                                              Friday, January 18, 2019 - Sunday, January 20, 2019
                                                                                              Small Hall

                                                                                              Professor Urry is the founding Director of the Yale Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics. She also served as Chair of the Yale Physics Department from 2007 to 2013. She served as President of the American Astrophysical Society from 2015-16. 

                                                                                                Artist and Composer, Dr. Ysaye Barnwell, 1939 Artist in Residence
                                                                                                Friday, January 25, 2019 - Saturday, January 26, 2019
                                                                                                School of Education, Matoaka Woods

                                                                                                Dr. Barnwell was a member of the African American a cappella ensemble Sweet Honey in the Rock from 1979 to 2013. A prolific composer, she wrote many of the group's songs, and has been commissioned to create music for various types of productions. 

                                                                                                  Professor Alison Keith, University of Toronto, gives J. Ward Jones Lecture in Classical Studies
                                                                                                  Thursday, January 31, 2019
                                                                                                  4:30pm
                                                                                                  Morton Hall

                                                                                                  Professor Keith has written extensively about the intersection of gender and genre in Latin literature. She will deliver the J. Ward Jones Lecture in Classical Studies.

                                                                                                    Professor Kimberly Tanner of San Francisco State University Gives Bio Seminar
                                                                                                    Friday, February 1, 2019
                                                                                                    All day
                                                                                                    McGlothlin-Street Hall

                                                                                                    Professor Tanner also directs SEPAL: The Science Education Partnership & Assessment Lab. Her research focuses on how people learn science and how teachers and scientists can collaborate to make science teaching and learning more like how scientists work.

                                                                                                    Computer Science Distinguished Lecture by Ira Kemelmacher-Shlizerman, University of Washington
                                                                                                    Friday, February 1, 2019
                                                                                                    3pm
                                                                                                    McGlothlin-Street Hall

                                                                                                    Her lecture is titled, "People Modeling in the Wild."

                                                                                                    Lecture by Cheryl Holcomb McCoy
                                                                                                    Tuesday, February 5, 2019
                                                                                                    6pm - 7:30pm
                                                                                                    School of Education

                                                                                                    On Tuesday, February 5, 2018, Dr. Cheryl Holcomb McCoy will give a lecture on The Five Simple Truths About Cultural Competence in Education and Counseling.

                                                                                                    Novelist Jenny Offill at the Patrick Hayes Writers Series
                                                                                                    Wednesday, February 6, 2019
                                                                                                    5pm
                                                                                                    Tucker Hall

                                                                                                    Jenny Offill's first novel Last Things was a finalist for the L.A. Times First Book Award. Her second novel, Dept. of Speculation has been shortlisted for several prizes and awards, including the L.A. Times Fiction Award.

                                                                                                      Dr. Dawn Wright of ESRI Keynotes International Day of Women & Girls in Science
                                                                                                      Monday, February 11, 2019
                                                                                                      10am
                                                                                                      Swem Library, Center for Geospatial Analysis

                                                                                                      Dr. Wright is a geographer and oceanographer, and a leading authority in the application of Geographic Information System technology to the field of ocean and coastal science. She played a key role in creating the first GIS data model for the oceans.

                                                                                                        Timeless Learning Virtual Book Club
                                                                                                        Tuesday, February 19, 2019
                                                                                                        7pm - 8pm
                                                                                                        Online

                                                                                                        Join Ira Socol. Pam Moran, and Chad Ratliff, authors of Timeless Learning: How Imagination, Observation, and Zero-Based Thinking Change Schools, for a Virtual Book Club hosted by Tribe Teachers.

                                                                                                        Douglas Flowe, Assistant Professor, Department of History, Washington University (St. Louis)
                                                                                                        Thursday, February 28, 2019
                                                                                                        3:30pm
                                                                                                        TBD

                                                                                                        Professor Flowe’s research is primarily concerned with themes of criminality, vice, leisure, and masculinity, and understanding how they converge with issues of race, class, and space in America. His visit is hosted by Gender, Sexuality & Women’s Studies.

                                                                                                          Christy Coleman (CEO, American Civil War Museum) Speaks at the Lyon G. Tyler Lectures Series
                                                                                                          Friday, March 15, 2019
                                                                                                          5pm
                                                                                                          James Blair Hall

                                                                                                          Christy Coleman is the CEO of the American Civil War Museum.

                                                                                                          Art & Art History Distinguished Lecture by  Krista Thompson, Northwestern University
                                                                                                          Monday, March 18, 2019
                                                                                                          5pm
                                                                                                          Andrews Hall

                                                                                                          Krista Thompson is the Weinberg College Board of Visitors Professor and Professor in the Department of Art History. She researches and teaches the modern and contemporary art and visual culture of the Africa diaspora, with an emphasis on photography. 

                                                                                                            Ann Owen, Chair and Professor of Economics and Public Policy at Hamilton College
                                                                                                            Tuesday, March 19, 2019
                                                                                                            5pm
                                                                                                            TBD

                                                                                                            Professor Owen’s research interests include macroeconomics, growth, income distribution, human capital formation, and sustainable development. Many of these interests trace to her prior work as an Economist for the Federal Reserve Board of Governors.

                                                                                                              George Tayloe Ross Address in International Peace by Dr. Anne-Marie Slaughter
                                                                                                              Friday, March 22, 2019
                                                                                                              All day
                                                                                                              TBD

                                                                                                              The George Tayloe Ross Address on International Peace was established to promote peace by exploring and investigating topics of current interest that affect relations among nations, ranging from international political matters to environmental questions.

                                                                                                                Poet Patricia Smith at the Patrick Hayes Writers Series
                                                                                                                Thursday, March 28, 2019
                                                                                                                5pm
                                                                                                                Tucker Hall

                                                                                                                Ms. Smith has been called “a testament to the power of words to change lives.” Her work has appeared in Poetry magazine, the Paris Review, the New York Times, the Washington Post, and others.

                                                                                                                  Valerie Taylor, Director of Argonne National Laboratory’s Mathematics and Computer Science Division
                                                                                                                  Friday, April 5, 2019
                                                                                                                  5pm - 7pm
                                                                                                                  TBD

                                                                                                                  Valerie Taylor joined Argonne in 2017 as the director of the Mathematics and Computer Science Division. She will be a guest speaker during the Computer Science Distinguished Lecture Series.

                                                                                                                    Renown Poet, Carrie Etter, Jenkins Endowment Poet from England, Spring 2019 US Tour
                                                                                                                    Wednesday, May 1, 2019
                                                                                                                    5pm
                                                                                                                    TBD

                                                                                                                    American writer Carrie Etter has lived in England since 2001 and taught Creative Writing at Bath Spa University since 2004. Her poems have appeared in The Iowa Review, The New Republic, Seneca Review, and many other journals.

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