Exhibits and Projects

Featured Exhibit

March 14, 2019 to August 18, 2019
Location: Special Collections Lobby

This exhibit highlights the history of W&M women through the artifacts they owned, created, and used during their time at the university.

Current Exhibits

  • Icon for Narrating Herstory
    September 22, 2018 to May 12, 2019
    Location: Swem Entrance Gallery

    Narrating Herstory is a dynamic exhibit featuring the complex, inspiring stories of women who experienced these inaugural years firsthand and who transformed campus for the generations to come.

  • La Memoria (detail) by Roser Bru
    August 31, 2018 to May 12, 2019
    Location: Second Floor, next to Center for Geospatial Analysis

    Spanish-born, Chilean artist Roser Bru’s paintings tackle themes of political unrest, the history of art, and women in society.

  • Eleanor Harvey christens the SS William & Mary victory ship, 1945
    August 20, 2018 to May 12, 2019
    Location: Marshall Gallery, First Floor Rotunda

    Justly Belongs serves to commemorate William & Mary women and acknowledge the one hundred-year journey of making William & Mary their home.

  • Image of Women's Lacrosse players celebrating, 2008
    August 23, 2018 to May 12, 2019
    Location: Kaplan Arena, Court Level

    Game Changers highlights the significant history of women’s athletics at William & Mary, celebrates its game-changing athletes, and anticipates its bright future.

  • Illustration of the word "type"
    November 16, 2017 to April 30, 2019
    Location: Bright Gallery, 2nd Floor Rotunda

    In our digital age, it is sometimes easy to forget about the importance of printing in human history, particularly as many people now almost never hold a physical newspaper or book in their hands.