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Josh Burk is the chair of William & Mary’s Department of Psychology and one of the affiliated faculty in the university’s neuroscience program, a multi-departmental initiative that is expected to benefit from membership in the Virginia Neuroscience Initiative. (Photo by Joseph McClain)

W&M joins statewide neuroscience alliance

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Participation in the Virginia Neuroscience Initiative will open new opportunities for William & Mary’s neuroscientists. Josh Burk says the VNI is a component of the...
Jozef Dudek (left), staff scientist at Jefferson Lab and an assistant professor of physics at William & Mary, worked with JLab’s Robert Edwards to run complex quantum chromodynamics calculations on several supercomputers. (Courtesy of Jefferson Lab)

Eavesdropping on the particular chatter on the sub-atomic world

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Much like two friendly neighbors getting together to chat over a cup of coffee, the minuscule particles in our sub-atomic world also come together...
VIMS graduate student Cassidy Peterson handles a tiger shark captured during the VIMS Longline Survey before releasing it back to the water. (Photo courtesy of VIMS)

Coastal shark population on rise in region, study says

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A recent analysis of population trends among coastal sharks of the southeast U.S. shows that all but one of the seven species studied are...

Virginia Beach Fire Department receives state award for training technology

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VIRGINIA BEACH — The Virginia Beach Fire Department received a state award for its incident command simulation lab -- a technology used for fire service...

‘You must do the things you think you cannot do’: How one Norfolk woman is taking the lead in technology

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On paper, Norfolk resident Nicole Carry has done it all. Carry served in the Navy for six years as an electronics technician specializing in air warfare...
Amy Cashwell will be honored for her role in Compass to 2020.

VBCPS’ Cashwell honored by Virginia Society for Technology in Education

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Virginia Beach City Public Schools chief academic officer Dr. Amy Cashwell has been recognized as this year’s Outstanding Leader of the Year for her...

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