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Richard Bland College Committee Meeting Announcement

Posted on August 13, 2020

In accordance with Va. Code § 2.2-3708.2, the Richard Bland College (RBC) Committee of the William & Mary Board of Visitors will meet by electronic communication means on Tuesday, August 18 from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time to review RBC’s reopening plan. The meeting will be held in accordance with Item 4-0.01.g of the 2020 Appropriation Act, which provides governing boards with the ability to hold meetings electronically without a quorum present while the Commonwealth is under a State of Emergency.

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Adapted Learning This Fall

Posted on July 30, 2020

Jessica Noll, host of WTVR’s Virginia This Morning (at left), recently interviewed Director of Student Success Celia Brockway on the upcoming fall semester at RBC. Check out the video on the return to campus fall.

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Elite Learner Success Lab Heads to Richard Bland College

Posted on July 20, 2020

Richard Bland College of William & Mary is one of only 10 institutions across the country that has been selected to participate in the American Council on Education’s (ACE) Learner Success Laboratory (LSL).

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RBC Continues Partnership With Chesterfield Chamber for Leadership Chesterfield

Posted on June 29, 2020

Richard Bland College of William & Mary and the Chesterfield Chamber are partnering to present Leadership Chesterfield, a strategic program designed to educate rising business leaders on how to grow and strengthen business networking and civic engagement.

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RBC Announces President & Dean’s List Students

Posted on June 22, 2020

Richard Bland College of William & Mary is pleased to recognize more than 200 students who have earned distinction on the President’s and Dean’s List for the 2020 spring semester. Ninety students earned a 3.8 grade point average (GPA) and above for placement on the President’s List. An additional 118 students rated Dean’s List status with a 3.25 to 3.79 GPA. All students are required to carry a minimum of 12 credit hours to earn academic distinction.

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Campus Reopening Report and Recommendations

Posted on June 15, 2020

Richard Bland College’s mission is to prepare our students for a lifetime of endless potential. Even in the midst of the COVID-19 global pandemic, RBC’s administration, faculty, and staff continue to work hard to uphold this mission.

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Cameron Foundation Grant Connects RBC Students to Graduation

Posted on June 8, 2020

The Richard Bland College Foundation has received a COVID-19 Emergency Grant from the Petersburg-based Cameron Foundation to purchase mobile hotspots that will enable students to continue remote learning during, and beyond, the coronavirus pandemic.

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RBC Task Force on Racial Justice and Equity

Posted on June 3, 2020

Richard Bland College opened in 1961, the same year that 13 Freedom Riders boarded a Greyhound bus in Washington, D.C., to tour the southern states in protest of segregated bus terminals.

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RBC Celebrates Class of 2020

Posted on May 19, 2020

Richard Bland College of William & Mary celebrated the Class of 2020 with a virtual commencement ceremony that awarded associate degrees to 252 graduates. In addition to remarks from W&M Rector John Littel and RBC President Debbie Sydow, RBC and W&M alumnus Victor Branch delivered the keynote address at the 57th annual commencement.

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