Author Archives: International W&M

About International W&M

The Reves Center for International Studies promotes, develops, and supports the global dimensions of learning, teaching, research, and community engagement at the College of William & Mary

My Homecoming

During my fourth day in town, I decided to take a walk through Colonial Williamsburg. Law Week was in full swing and the overwhelming anxiety of starting law school placed a permanent raincloud of terror above the Wythe building. I … Continue reading

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Mason School of Business Celebrates Diwali–The Festival of Lights

Students at the Mason School of Business recently celebrated Diwali, the biggest and brightest festival in India.  Diwali, or the festival of lights, symbolizes the age-old culture of India which teaches to vanquish ignorance that subdues humanity and to drive … Continue reading

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International Students and Scholars Visit DC

On October 26, 2012, Dr. Pamela Eddy, Associate Professor at William & Mary’s School of Education led a group of students on a trip to Washington D.C.  The trip was part of Dr. Eddy’s EPPL 601 Educational Policy: Development and Analysis … Continue reading

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From China to Williamsburg

I travelled a lot before coming to College of William & Mary, but I never had the opportunity to live in another country.  The past four months living in Williamsburg has been an amazing opportunity to experience American culture firsthand. … Continue reading

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“Hi, I studied in Cape Town”

While studying abroad in Cape Town, South Africa during the spring semester of my junior year, I decided to apply to the Reves Center’s Peer Advisor Program. During my choppy Skype interview in a dark, unoccupied classroom at the University … Continue reading

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William & Mary Student Abroad Celebrates Thanksgiving with Traditional Italian Foods

While their friends and family ate turkey back home, William & Mary student Lauren Weiss and her classmates celebrated Thanksgiving weekend by eating prosciutto andparmigiano reggiano in Parma, Italy, as part of the Umbra Institute’s Food Studies Program. “Going to Parma during Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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2013 Potsdam, Germany Summer Program

The College of William & Mary’s 2013 Potsdam summer program offers participants the opportunity to immerse themselves in German language and culture. It provides courses for beginner, intermediate and advanced German speakers, as well as course options taught by University … Continue reading

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2013 Montpellier, France Summer Program

The College of William & Mary’s 2013 summer program in Montpellier offers students the chance to immerse themselves in French language, literature and culture. This program may begin with a 4-day tour of Paris, where students will have the opportunity … Continue reading

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2013 Goa, India Summer Program

Students on the William & Mary Goa summer program spend five weeks exploring globalization and development in India. Indian faculty and W&M faculty teach courses on the program, and all students earn 7 credits. The focus of the courses will be … Continue reading

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2013 Cambridge, England Summer Program

William & Mary’s long-standing summer program in Cambridge, England, is housed in beautiful and historic Christ’s College, one of 31 colleges that comprise the University of Cambridge. Christ’s was founded in 1437 and later endowed by Lady Margaret Beaufort, mother … Continue reading

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