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Richard Bland College Announces 3rd Annual Pecan Festival

Posted on October 16, 2018

Richard Bland College of William & Mary invites all to come celebrate the College’s 3rd Annual Pecan Festival on Saturday, October 27 from 11am to 5pm. Bring your family and friends to the Grove on RBC’s beautiful campus to celebrate the pecan with a day of entertainment, fine food and drink.

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Richard Bland College Partners With Dominion Energy to Revitalize Nature Trail

Posted on October 4, 2018

More than 135 Richard Bland College students, along with faculty members, staff, and volunteers from Dominion Energy, worked to renovate the on-campus Nature Trail that is part of the Virginia Parks System.

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$1 Million Donation Establishes Promise Scholarship at Richard Bland College

Posted on September 20, 2018

Hays and Betty Watkins have donated $1 million dollars to create an endowment to fund Promise scholarships at Richard Bland College of William & Mary. Mr. Watkins is the former chairman of CSX and previously served as Rector of the William & Mary Board of Visitors.

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Professor David McCarthy Unveils Book on the CIA

Posted on July 24, 2018

Richard Bland College of William & Mary assistant professor of history David McCarthy brings the spying conducted on American citizens by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) during the Vietnam War to captivating heights in his newly published book, Selling the CIA: Public Relations and the Culture of Secrecy.

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RBC Representatives Selected for the William & Mary Board of Visitors

Posted on July 23, 2018

Richard Bland College of William & Mary President Debbie L. Sydow has announced that Associate Professor of Mathematics Matthew J. Smith, Ph.D. and second-year student Kayla Hand, have been appointed as the Faculty Representative, and Student Representative to the Board of Visitors of the College of William & Mary for the 2018-19 academic year.

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RBC Signs Pharmacy Transfer Agreement With Shenandoah University

Posted on July 23, 2018

Richard Bland College of William & Mary and Shenandoah University have signed an articulation agreement that allows five RBC students to transfer to Shenandoah’s four-year Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) curriculum.

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Number of Honor Students Up At Richard Bland College of William & Mary

Posted on June 6, 2018

Richard Bland College of William & Mary is pleased to announce an increase in students achieving a grade point average (GPA) of 3.25 and above. The College saw a 13% rise in students achieving a 3.25 GPA for the 2018 spring semester as compared to the previous year.

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Petersburg Graduates Earn High School Diploma and Richard Bland College Degree

Posted on June 5, 2018

Two students from Petersburg High School recently graduated from Richard Bland College of William & Mary, earning both their High School Advanced Diploma and their two-year Associate of Science Degree. Through the “Middle College Program” partnership between Richard Bland College and Petersburg City Public Schools, Antonio Duperior-White and Amaya Comvalius graduated from both high school and college this spring.

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Governor Northam Delivers Message of Service and Responsibility to Graduates

Posted on May 14, 2018

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam addressed the 2018 graduating class at Richard Bland College of William & Mary, offering an inspiring message that empowered students to use their power and abilities to fix the problems they see in the world and to embrace the responsibility to make the world around them better. Nearly 250 students earned their Associate’s Degree at the 55th Commencement Ceremony held on Saturday, May 13 in Statesman Hall. Over 50 Honor students graduated with a 3.5 or above GPA.

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