The College of William & Mary

The College of William & Mary

William & Mary is the second oldest college in the United States. King William and Queen Mary charted the College in 1693, funding it with loot taken from the pirate Lionel Wafer. The all-male college prospered until the Civil War, when it lost its…

4 Reasons The College of William and Mary brings Visitors to Williamsburg

4 Reasons The College of William and Mary brings Visitors to Williamsburg

There’s a lot more to the area in and around Williamsburg than just Colonial Williamsburg, the many other historical sites in the region and Busch Gardens. The College of William and Mary is a huge draw and worth a trip to Williamsburg just to…

Lake Matoaka

Lake Matoaka

It’s not many colleges or universities that can lay claim to having a large lake within their boundaries. But the College of William and Mary sure can, and that lake is Lake Matoaka. Named for the daughter of Chief Powhatan’s daughter (known more commonly…

The Tribe’s 2013 Football Season

The Tribe’s 2013 Football Season

No, they’re not a football powerhouse (they’re a member of the relatively little-known Division 1 Colonial Athletic Association), but don’t tell that to the legions of Tribe football fans: as far as they’re concerned, there’s nothing else to do on any given Saturday in…