2020 News Stories

Social Justice and Diversity Fellows
Social Justice & Diversity Research Fellows at W&M tackle issues of equity

The Social Justice & Diversity Research Fellowship Program, now in its third year at William & Mary, aims to equip students to address issues of inequity in academia, in their professions and in their everyday lives. The application for the 2020-2021 cohort is due June 15, 2020.

Holmes Scholars
W&M Holmes Scholars attended AACTE 72nd annual meeting

In late February, prior to the closure of universities and conferences due to the pandemic, W&M Holmes Scholars had the opportunity to network and present their work at the 72nd American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) Annual Meeting.

Flanagan Counselor Education Clinic
Counseling programs help those in need, on and off campus

S. Stuart Flanagan, a professor emeritus who taught mathematics education at William & Mary for almost three decades, is continuing his family's legacy of helping others through a new $2 million gift to the School of Education.

Novice Teacher Academy
SURN nurtures new teachers through Novice Teacher Academy

The Novice Teacher Academy, a new initiative of William & Mary's School-University Resource Network (SURN), is a year-long professional development experience designed to support new teachers and keep them in the teaching profession.

Troops to Teachers
A new way to serve

Now in its third year at William & Mary, Troops to Teachers Virginia is helping military veterans transition to second careers as K-12 teachers.

Online counseling students at residency
First cohort of online counseling students inducted into Chi Sigma Iota

Two students in the online counseling program share their experiences of meeting their classmates in person for the first time, being inducted into the professional honor society for counseling students, and what life as an online student looks like.