Regional Celebrations

Thank you to all who joined us on Tuesday, April 12, for a One Tribe One Day celebration in your area. These free events offered a great opportunity to connect with fellow alumni, parents, family and friends as we came together for this William & Mary tradition. All day long, across the globe, our community gathered virtually and in person to celebrate this annual day for giving back and paying it forward. 

Learn more about the event in your area

Campus Carnival

3-5 p.m., Sunken Garden

Free food, live DJ, photo booth, inflatables, giveaways and more!

Virtual Event

Research Showcase: How Individual Action Leads to Global Change

5-6 p.m. ET

A series of lightning talks from undergraduate, graduate and faculty researchers showcasing how William & Mary research projects are changing the world.

Highlighted research areas included:

  • Anthropology: Joe Jones, lecturer and research associate at the Institute for Historical Biology, and Chardé Reid, historical archaeology Ph.D. student
  • Art History: Alan Braddock, associate professor of art history & American studies, and Molly McCarthy Flood ’22
  • Biology: Shantá Hinton, associate professor of biology, and Marcus Odin ’22
  • Economics: John Lopresti, assistant professor of economics, and Jackson Howell ’22
  • Global Research Institute and International Justice Lab: Kelebogile Zvogbo, assistant professor of government, and Daniel Posthumus ’24
  • James Monroe's Highland: Sara Bon-Harper, executive director, Anna Arnsberger ’25 and Josiah Tunstall ’22
  • Virginia Institute of Marine Science: Chris Hein, associate professor of physical science, and Justin Shawler ’16, Ph.D. ’22
  • William & Mary Law: Vivian Hamilton, professor of law, and Ashton Scott J.D. ’22

Moderated by:

  • Elizabeth Harbron, Floyd D. Gottwald Sr. professor of chemistry and interim director of the Charles Center
  • Dan Cristol, chancellor professor of biology and director of the 1693 Scholars Program
  • John Swaddle, professor of biology and faculty director of the Institute for Integrative Conservation