Andrews Hall (VIMS)
Andrews Hall is located on the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) campus of the College of William and Maryin Gloucester, Virginia. Andrews Hall is named after the late Virginia Senator Hunter B. Andrews and his wife, Cynthia. The building "is a state-of-the-art 4-story building that includes 39 laboratories, a distance-learning classroom, an electronics shop, conference rooms, and spaces for faculty, technicians, students, and visiting scientists. It currently houses programs to enhance aquaculture, better manage blue crabs, restore sea grass, track contaminants, control invasive species, model Chesapeake Bay dynamics, unravel food webs, understand climate change, explore alternative energy, and develop autonomous underwater vehicles, among many other programs."
The building was dedicated on April 16, 2009 with College of William and Mary President W. Taylor Reveley, Virginia State Senator Tommy Norment, Jr., Virginia Attorney General William Mims, Clerk of the Virginia Senate Susan Clark Schaar, Rector Michael Powell, Mrs. Cynthia Andrews, Cabell Perrot, Delegate Harvey Morgan, Chuck McCarthey of WM Jordan, VIMS Dean and Director John Wells, and Congressman Rob Wittman.