RBC Names New Provost
Posted on February 17, 2019
President Debbie L. Sydow has named Dr. Maria Dezenberg as provost at Richard Bland College of William & Mary. Dr. Dezenberg brings extensive higher education experience to the college, most recently serving as the executive director of Navitas, a global student success partner.
Surge In Academic Accomplishment at Richard Bland College
Posted on January 16, 2019
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 for the 2018 fall semester. The College saw an overall 15% rise in students achieving a 3.25 GPA for the fall semester as compared to the previous semester. President’s List students rose 26% for the same time period, and Dean’s List students improved by 9%.
Support RBC On #GivingTuesday
Posted on November 19, 2018
Richard Bland College is joining other non-profit organizations from around the world by participating in #GivingTuesday, an annual event designed to raise money and awareness for organizations that make a diffidence in the lives of people and the communities they serve.
Richard Bland College Re-Opens Historic Building
Posted on November 16, 2018
Richard Bland College of William & Mary celebrated the re-opening of Commerce Hall, a former 1930’s hospital that became the first academic building on campus when the College opened in 1961.
Richard Bland College Foundation Announces Awards of Distinction Recipients
Posted on October 31, 2018
The Richard Bland College Foundation is proud to announce that three distinguished members of the Richard Bland family, Susana Hernandez-Kurtulus (Class of 1970), Johnathan R. Malbon (Class of 2011), and the William Roy Smith Family are recipients of the 2018 Awards of Distinction.
Proposed Regulations For Public Comment
Posted on October 25, 2018
At its November meeting, the Board of Visitors will consider two sets of regulations for Richard Bland College of William & Mary: one limiting use of open flames on campus and one amending existing limitations on weapons on campus. These revisions are open for public comment until Friday, November 9, 2018.
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.
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.
$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.