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An Interview with PW and Law School Alum Simon Zagata

Simon Zagata, recent graduate from William and Mary Law School and PW alumnus, answers a few questions regarding his latest accomplishments, insights, and changes since graduating.

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Meet Liza Potts

Professor Liza Potts discusses her work with the experience architecture program, research, and Sherlockian.net.

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Meet Anna Gamelo

XAer and gymnast Anna Gamelo describes how her major and sport have both provided her with valuable life skills.

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Meet Caroline Poole

Caroline Poole, 2017 PW graduate, describes how she has been applying her skills in communication, rhetorical analysis, and project management in the nonprofit sector.

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Meet Maggie Morgan

PWer Maggie Morgan describes how she turned a personal passion into a successful music blog.
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Meet Jonnie Rozin

Jonnie Rozin describes the creation of his mobile app, Squeel, and how the experience architecture major made such a project possible.


WRAC Announces the Winners of the PW and XA Outstanding Major Awards

WRAC has announced the winners of the PW Outstanding Major Award and the XA Outstanding Major Award, which both recognize graduating PW and XA students who demonstrate particular excellence in the classroom, success in experiential learning, and engagement with the community.

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WRAC Faculty Member Accepted Into Fulbright Specialist Program
Read more about WRAC Professor Xiqiao Wang’s upcoming work in the Fulbright Specialist Program where Dr. Wang will work with Hainan University in Haikou, China on improving the students’ critical thinking skills.

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PWers Fill Leadership Roles at VIM Magazine

Read more about how several Professional Writing students served as leaders for VIM Magazine this year.

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PW Students Take on Real-World Editing: ing Magazine

Students on the Editorial Team at ing Magazine describe how the work they do provides them with professional editorial experience as well as college credit.

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