Past Exhibits

  • La Memoria (detail) by Roser Bru
    Spanish-born, Chilean artist Roser Bru’s paintings tackle themes of political unrest, the history of art, and women in society.
  • Russian women marching in detail image of a propaganda poster

    Russian and US Relations in the Twentieth Century

    Through the wide-ranging, eclectic materials of William & Mary Libraries' Special Collection Research Center, this exhibit highlights the era's conflicts and compromises from a firsthand perspective.
  • Illustration detail of Santa riding a camel

    Printing Christmas in the Nineteenth Century

    This year’s exhibit considers the changing role of Christmas symbolism, including Moore’s poem, within the developing New York City publishing scene during the nineteenth century.
  • Illustration of people silhouetted in colors of the rainbow
    GSWS faculty confront existing ideological frameworks in which women, LGBTQIA+ individuals, and other underrepresented groups are marginalized.
  • Three William & Mary women

    100 Years of Women in 20 Artifacts

    This exhibit highlights the history of W&M women through the artifacts they owned, created, and used during their time at the university.
  • Image of Women's Lacrosse players celebrating, 2008

    100 Years of Women's Athletics at William & Mary

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

    Oral Histories Commemorating 100 Years of Coeducation at W&M

    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.