VIMS News Feedhttp://www.vims.edu.xmlVIMS News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 20:42:13 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduVIMS grad students celebrate commencementhttp://www.vims.edu.phpSeventeen students take part in commencement ceremonies at William & Mary.Sat, 12 May 2018 11:00:00 -0400VIMS adds first James-drainage snakehead to Fish Collectionhttp://www.vims.edu.phpThe first northern snakehead found within the James River drainage has now been deposited in the Nunnally Ichthyology Collection at VIMS, where it will be used to train and educate biologists and the public.Thu, 10 May 2018 23:40:00 -0400VIMS announces winners of annual awardshttp://www.vims.edu.phpEach year the VIMS community gathers to recognize exemplary performance by faculty, staff, and students. Learn about this year's honorees.Fri, 04 May 2018 13:00:00 -0400Pair of VIMS faculty honored with Plumeri Awardshttp://www.vims.edu.phpProfessors Christopher Hein and Matthew Kirwan will use stipends to engage students in field research and advisory service activities.Thu, 03 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Underwater grasses in Chesapeake Bay continue record growthhttp://www.vims.edu.phpVIMS report shows the abundance of Bay grasses increased 5% between 2016 and 2017 to 104,843 acres—the highest amount ever recorded and the third consecutive year of record-breaking abundance.Tue, 24 Apr 2018 09:30:00 -0400Council presents 2018 Award for Excellence to DuPaulhttp://www.vims.edu.phpThe New England Fishery Management Council recognizes VIMS emeritus professor Bill DuPaul as a pioneer of cooperative research in the Atlantic sea scallop fishery.Mon, 23 Apr 2018 10:00:00 -0400Hershner receives Environmental Leadership Awardhttp://www.vims.edu.phpCandidates are nominated by members of Virginia’s environmental community, and judged on the basis of their vision, expertise, commitment, integrity, communication skills, accomplishments, and diplomacy.Thu, 19 Apr 2018 09:00:00 -0400Eastern U.S. coastal zone traps one-fifth of received carbon http://www.vims.edu.phpResults of groundbreaking study help establish how flow and burial of carbon in wetland, estuary, and shelf ecosystems influences climate.Wed, 18 Apr 2018 12:00:00 -0400VIMS dedicates new buildinghttp://www.vims.edu.phpDonald W. Davis Hall—the first LEED-certified building on VIMS’ Gloucester Point campus—will centralize and upgrade research and office space for a number of existing programs.Thu, 12 Apr 2018 17:59:00 -0400Crew members seize control of research vesselhttp://www.vims.edu.phpWeeks of complaints regarding harsh conditions onboard precede takeover.Sun, 01 Apr 2018 09:00:00 -0400Researchers issue first-annual sea-level report cardshttp://www.vims.edu.phpInteractive plots provide annual sea-level projections to 2050 for 32 localities along the U.S. coastline from Maine to Alaska.Mon, 12 Mar 2018 15:00:00 -0400Return of bay grasses is sentinel for Chesapeake Bay recovery http://www.vims.edu.phpResearch ties long-term nutrient reductions in Bay to a resurgence of underwater grasses, support continued nutrient reductions via conservation incentives and EPA’s Total Maximum Daily Load.Mon, 12 Mar 2018 11:00:00 -0400Orth receives VA Outstanding Scientist Awardhttp://www.vims.edu.phpVIMS professor Robert “JJ” Orth has been named one of Virginia’s three Outstanding Scientists for 2018 by Virginia Governor Ralph Northam and Richard Conti of the Science Museum of Virginia.Sun, 04 Mar 2018 09:30:00 -0500VIMS News Feedhttp://www.vims.edu.phpVIMS News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 20:42:13 -0400