Past Exhibits

  • This exhibit features student poetry inspired by items from the extensive holdings of Swem’s Special Collections.
  • This exhibit examines Glenn Close’s enduring connections as a member of the Tribe through primary source documents in Swem Library’s Special Collections.
  • On the morning of January 20, 1983 an alarm was pulled to signal a fire in the Jefferson Hall dormitory.
  • Continuing our annual tradition, this year’s exhibit features lines from Moore’s poem describing St. Nicholas while showcasing the collection’s vibrant illustrations and diverse interpretations of his appearance.
  • This exhibit features student calligraphy from a recent W&M course on Chinese calligraphy and painting.
  • Conceived as a demonstration of American Cold War consensus, the Civil War centennial revealed how divided the country remained 100 years after Fort Sumter.
  • Experience the history of intercollegiate sports at the College of William & Mary through 20th century photographs.