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''Placeholder for information related to College of William and Mary student groups. Find dates for all organizations.''
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The first student organization at William and Mary for which there is evidence was the [[FHC]]. [[Phi Beta Kappa]] was founded in 1776 and in the 18th century there was the birth and growth of [[literary societies]] and [[fraternities]].
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==African American Student Groups==
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See [[African American Students]] for further information.
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Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Nu Chi chapter - May 1981-
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[[Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity]], Kappi Pi chapter - May 1975-
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[[Black Student Organization]] - 1970-
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[[Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Mu Upsilon Chapter]] - February 1976-
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Ebony Expressions (begun as The Black Student Organization Choir)
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Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Xi Theta chapter - January 1992-
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NAACP William and Mary Chapter
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Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Xi Lambda chapter - April 1992-
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==Asian American Student Groups==
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See [[Asian American Students]] for further information.
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Asian-American Student Conference
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Asian Student Council
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Asian Student Union
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Chinese Students Association
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East Asian Studies Association
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[[Filipino American Student Association]] (FASA)
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Focus on Asian Cultures Emerging in Society (FACES)
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[[Indian Cultural Association]]
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Indonesian Gamelan
  
Review the Student Organizations Collection, University Archives Subject File Collection, the Colonial Echo, and The Flat Hat for organizations.
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[[Japanese Cultural Association]]-1996
  
==African American Groups==
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Korean-American Student Association (KASA) - founded 1984
[[Black Student Organization]]
 
  
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Kappi Pi chapter - May 1975-
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South Asia Society
  
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Mu Upsilon Chapter - February 1976-
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[[South Asian Student Association]] (SASA)
  
==Asian American Groups==
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South-South East Asian Society (SSEAS)
  
 
==Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer Groups==
 
==Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer Groups==
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Chronologically:
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*Lambda Alliance - 1971-?
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*Gay Liberation - 1972-? (see [http://hdl.handle.net/10288/2164 1972] [[Colonial Echo]] yearbook)
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*Lambda Alliance - 1978-Fall 1982; Student and Williamsburg group formed in the fall of 1978 and formally recognized by the Board of Student Affairs in 1981. Basically disappeared by the fall of 1982. "Lambda Alliance increases Social Opportunities of Gays," ''[http://hdl.handle.net/10288/3923 The Flat Hat]'' 11/10/1978 page 1; ''[http://hdl.handle.net/10288/3990 The Flat Hat]'' 2/1/1980 page 3, [http://hdl.handle.net/10288/2168 1981] ''Colonial Echo'', page 219.
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*[[Gay Student Support Group]] - 1981-present; formed in 1981 with the assistance and support of Campus Ministries, Psychological Services, and the Dean of Students. See ''The Flat Hat'' [http://hdl.handle.net/10288/4498 10/27/1989] page 9 and [http://hdl.handle.net/10288/4068 9/4/1998] page 17 for sample meeting announcements. The finding aid for the collection in the SCRC is available [http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&id=6982 online].
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*[[Lesbian and Gay Union]] - 1984-?; formed in the fall of 1984 (constitution dated 9/12/1984), recognized by the Student Assembly in 1985. See ''[http://hdl.handle.net/10288/4491 The Flat Hat]'' 2/1/1985 page 3; [http://hdl.handle.net/10288/3754 10/26/1984] page 1. The finding aid for the collection in the SCRC is available [http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&id=6988 online].
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*Alternatives - 1987/1988-1994/1995 (became Gay Student Union); see ''[http://hdl.handle.net/10288/4678 The Flat Hat]'' 2/5/1988 page 13.
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*[[Gay Student Union]] - Fall 1995-?; formerly Alternatives, later became Lambda Alliance
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*Lesbian and Gay Law Association - circa mid-1990s(?)-(?)
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*Lambda Alliance - 1990s/2000s(?)-present; formerly Gay Student Union
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*SAGE  - "Students support equal rights for faculty," ''[http://hdl.handle.net/10288/5329 The Flat Hat]'' 2/4/1994 page 4
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*Safe Zone - 1998-present
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*Wilma and Mary - circa 2001-2006; lesbian reading and literary group
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*Spectrum - 2011(?); graduate students, non-traditional students
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*LGBT Equality Alliance - circa 2013-present; [[Law School]] students
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Other:
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Gay Student Alliance at VCU ''[http://hdl.handle.net/10288/5139 The Flat Hat]'' 4/22/1977 page 1.
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==Greeks==
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===Fraternities===
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General page for [[Fraternities]].
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*Kappa Alpha, Alpha Zeta Chapter
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*[[Kappa Sigma]]
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*[[Theta Delta Chi Epsilon Chapter]]
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*[[Alpha Kappa Psi. Omega Chapter.]]
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*[[Alpha Phi Alpha, Kappa Pi Chapter]] - May 1975-
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*Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Xi Theta chapter - January 1992-
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===Sororities===
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*Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Nu Chi chapter - May 1981-
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*[[Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Mu Upsilon Chapter]] - February 1976-
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*[[Gamma Phi Beta]], Alpha Chi Chapter -
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*Kappa Alpha Theta, [[Beta Lambda Chapter]] - April 28, 1922 -
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*Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Xi Lambda chapter - April 1992-
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==Music==
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College Glee and Mandolin Club-photograph and list of members in the 1899 ''Colonial Echo'' yearbook
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Women's Glee Club-founded in 1923[http://web.wm.edu/music/womenchorus/history.html?&=&svr=www]
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The Accidentals
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[[Christopher Wren Singers]]
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The Cleftomaniacs
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Common Ground
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Doubletake
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Ebony Expressions
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[[The Gentlemen of the College]]
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The Intonations
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One Accord
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Reveille
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[[The Stairwells]]
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==Secret Societies==
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See [[Secret Societies]] for a list of known secret societies at the College of William and Mary as well as other information.
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==Groups for Women Students==
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*[[Alpha Mu Tau]] also known as The Royal Order of Blood
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==All Currently Active Clubs and Organizations (As of October 2011)==
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Advocacy in the Fight Against Aids
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AEF Ambassadors
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African American Male Coalition
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African Cultural Society
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[[Agape Christian Fellowship]]
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AIDS Tanzania
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Alliance of Sexual Assault Prevention
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[[Alma Mater Productions (AMP)]]
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Alpha Chi Omega
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Alpha Epsilon Pi
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Alpha Kappa Delta
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[[Alpha Kappa Psi. Omega Chapter.]]
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Alpha Lambda Delta
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[[Alpha Phi Alpha, Kappa Pi Chapter]]
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Alpha Phi Omega
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Alpha Psi Omega
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Alpha Tau Omega
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Alter Ego
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Alternative Dispute Resolution Society
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Alternative Dispute Resolution Team
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American Association for Justice
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American Constitution Society
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Americans for Informed Democracy
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American Studies Graduate Student Organization
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Amnesty International
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Anime Society
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Anthropology Club
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Anthropology Graduate Student Collective
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Apolis
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Army ROTC (Reserve Officers Training Corps)
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Art Collaborative
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Art House Film Club
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Asian Law Student Association
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Asian Student Council
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Association for Computing Machinery
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Association for Information Technology
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Aviation Club
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Badminton
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Ballroom Dance
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BanaaBangladesh Relief Initiative for Children
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Bankruptcy Law Society
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Baptist Collegiate Ministries
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Baseball
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Basketball-Men
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Basketball-Women
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Bboy Club
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Beledi
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Beta Gamma Sigma
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Beta Theta Pi
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Bhangra
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Big Brothers Big Sisters
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Bill of Rights Institute Student Division
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Bill of Rights Journal
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Biology Club
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Black Law Student Association
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Black Student Organization
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Bone Marrow Drive
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Boomerang Club
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Bosnia Project
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Botany Club
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Botetourt Chamber Singers
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Botetourt Squat Newspaper
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Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
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Bridge Club
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Building Tomorrow: Destination Kampala
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Bullet Quarterly
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Business Law Society
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Campus Buddies
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Campus Crusade for Christ
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Campus Initiative for UNICEF
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Campus Kitchen at William and Mary
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Campus Ministries United
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Campus Musician's Union
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Canterbury Association
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Casual Magic
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Catholic Campus Ministry
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Chamber of Commerce
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Chapel College Fellowship
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Chemistry Club
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Chess Club
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Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship
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Chicas Latinas Unidas
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Children's Advocacy Law Society
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Chinese Student Organization
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Chinese Student Scholar Association
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Chi Omega
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Chi Phi
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Chi Sigma Iota
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Chicas Latinas Unidas[http://flathatnews.com/2012/12/06/chicas-latinas-unidas-sorority/]
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[[William and Mary Choir]]
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Christian Campus Ministries
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Christian Legal Society
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Christian Science Organization
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Christopher Wren Singers
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Circle K
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Classical Studies Club
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Classic Movies Club
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Class of 2011
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Class of 2012
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Class of 2013
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Class of 2014
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Cleftomaniacs
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Coast Guard Auxiliary, Detachment of Flotilla 67
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College Partnership for Kids
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College Republicans
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Colleges Against Cancer
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Collegiate Conservatives
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Collegiate Scholars
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Collegiate Tea Drinkers' Society of William and Mary
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[[Colonial Echo]]
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Color Me Stress Free
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Common Ground
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Community Partnership for Adult Learners
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Composer's League
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Computer Science Graduate Student Association
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Criminal Law Society
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CritINK
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Croquet
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Culinary Club
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Cupcakes for a Cause
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Cycling
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Dance Marathon
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Daughters of Isabella
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[[Debate]]
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Delta Chi
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Delta Delta Delta
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Delta Gamma
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Delta Omicron
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[[Delta Phi. Omega Alpha Chapter]]
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[[Delta Sigma Theta]]
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Developing Tomorrow: Destination China
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Development Ambassadors
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[[The DoG Street Journal]]
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Doubletake
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Drop Table Programming Guild
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Ebony Expressions
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ECHO
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Election Law Society
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Empower Congo
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English Club
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Environmental Law and Policy Journal
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Environmental Law Society
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Equestrian
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Escort
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[[Esperanto Club]]
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Essence
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Every 2 Minutes
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Eyes Wide Open to Film
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Face Aids
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Farmers and Gardeners
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Feat of Grace
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Federalist Society
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Fellowship of Christian Athletes
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Feminist Majority Leadership Alliance
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[[Fencing]]
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Field Hockey
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Filipino-American Student Association
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Film Club of William and Mary
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[[Flat Hat]]
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Freethought Alliance
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[[The Gallery]]
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Generation Church
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[[Gentlemen of the College]]
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Geology Club
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George Wythe Society
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Girl Scouts of the College
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Global Medical Brigades
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Global Village Project
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Global Zero
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Golden Key
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[[Golf]]
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Graduate Council
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Graduate Education Association
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Graduate Public Policy Association
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Graduate Student Association - Arts and Sciences
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Greatness
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Greek Impact
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Green and Gold Affair
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Green and Gold Christmas
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[[Gymnastics]]
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Habitat for Humanity
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Health Careers Club
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Health Law Association
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Her Campus William & Mary
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Heritage Language Learners of W&M
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Hillel
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Hindu Student Association
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Hispanic Cultural Organization
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History Graduate Student Association
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Home Environmental Recommendations Organization (HERO)
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Honor Council - Law School
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[[Undergraduate Honor Council]]
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HOPE
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Humans for Animal Liberation and Vegetarian Alliance
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Hurricane Network
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Ice Hockey
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I-Faith
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IF Fund
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Impact! Humanity
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Improvisational Theatre (I.T.)
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Insight
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Interfaith Council
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Inter-Fraternity Council (IFC)
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International Coalition of College Philanthropists (ICCP)
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International Justice Mission
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International Justice Mission - Law
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International Law Society
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International Performance Arts Exchange
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International Relations
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Intervarsity Christian Fellowship
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Intonations
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Investment Club
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Invisible Children
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Irish Dance and Culture Club
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J. Reuben Clark Law Society
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Japanese Cultural Association
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Jewish Law Students Association
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John Locke Society
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Journal of Women and the Law
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Joyous Flow
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Judo
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Juggling and Circus Skills Society
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[[JUMP!]]
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Justice in Palestine
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[[Kappa Alpha]]
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Kappa Alpha Theta [[Beta Lambda Chapter]]
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Kappa Delta
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Kappa Delta Pi
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Kappa Delta Rho
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Kappa Kappa Gamma
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[[Kappa Sigma]]
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Kendo
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Kids Interested in Technology, Engineering, and Science
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King of Glory Christian Fellowship
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Knights of Columbus
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Knot Your Grandma's Yarn Club
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Korean American Student Association
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Labor and Employment Law
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Lacrosse-Men
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Lacrosse-Women
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Lambda Alliance
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Lambda Alpha
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Lambda Chi Alpha
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Latin American Student Union
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Latter-Day Saints Student Association
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Law Capella
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Law Chapter ACLU
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Law Democrats
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Law Review
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Lesbian and Gay Law Association
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Libertarian Students
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Linguistics Club
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Lips
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Live
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Lutheran Student Association
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Maasai American Student Association
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Macintosh User Group
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Mahjong Society
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Marine Science Society
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Marshall Wythe Republicans
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Martial Arts
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Mason Entrepreneurship Club
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Massage Club
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Master of Accounting Program – Macc Council
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Master of Business Administration Association
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Medical Aid in Nicaragua:: Outreach Scholarship
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Medical Relief
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Meditation Club
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[[Meridian Coffeehouse]]
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Metal Club
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Middle Eastern Cultural Association
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Military Law Society
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Mock Trial Team
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Model Arab League
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Model Congress
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Monitor
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Moot Court Board
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[[Mortar Board]]
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Multicultural Law Student Association
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MUSE (Museam & University Student Exchange)
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Musica Dei
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Muslim Student Association
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NAACP College Chapter
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[[National Novel Writing Month Club]]
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National Organization for Women William and Mary Campus Action Network
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National Pan-Hellenic Council
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National Trial Team
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Native American Student Association
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Network of Enlightened Women
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New Forest William and Mary
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Non-Traditional Student Body
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Non-Traditional Student Body
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NRHHC
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Nu Kappa Epsilon
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Objectivist Society
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Older and Wiser Law Students
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[[Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc., Alpha Delta Sigma Chapter]]
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[[Omicron Delta Kappa. Eta Chapter]]
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One Accord
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One in Four
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One Life Campaign
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Operation Smile
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Optimal Healing Environment Club
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Orchesis
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Orchestra
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Order of Omega
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Orthodox Christian Fellowship
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Outdoor
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Oxfam at William and Mary
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Paintball Club
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Panhellenic Council (WMPC)
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Partnership for Public Service Careers
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Passing Notes
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PAWS Pet and Animal Welfare Society
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Pep Band
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Phi Beta Delta
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[[Phi Beta Kappa]]
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Phi Beta Sigma
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Phi Chi Theta
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Phi Delta Kappa
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Phi Delta Phi
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[[Phi Eta Sigma]]
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Phi Kappa Tau
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Philosophy Club
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[[Phi Mu. Gamma Alpha Chapter]]
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Phi Mu Alpha
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Phi Mu Epsilon
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[[Phi Sigma Pi]]
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Photography Club
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Physics Graduate Student Association
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Pi Beta Phi
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Pi Delta Phi
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Pi Gamma Mu
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Pi Kappa Alpha
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[[The Pillory]]
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Pi Sigma Alpha
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Pocket Billiards Club
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Pointe Blank
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Pre-Vet Club
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Project All
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Project Clearwater
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Project Phoenix
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Psi Chi
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Public Policy Club
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Queen's Guard
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Quizbowl
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Racquetball
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Reading Enriches and Diversifies (R.E.A.D.)
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RealFood
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Reformed University Fellowship
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Remnant Christian Fellowship
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Residence Hall Association
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Reveille
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Revolutionary War College Company
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Rhythm and Taps
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Rock Climbing
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Rocket Magazine
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Roosevelt Institute
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Rotaract
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Rowing
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Rugby-Men
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Rugby-Women
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Running
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Ruritan Club
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Russian Studies Club
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Safe Zone
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Sail & Paddle (VIMS)
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Sailing (Racing)
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Salsa Club
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School of Marine Science Graduate Association
  
==Other==
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[[Science Fiction and Fantasy Club]]
[[Fraternities]] and Sororities
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Scuba
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Service Council
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Seventh Grade Comedy Club
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Sexual Assault Peer Advocates
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Shakespeare in the Dark
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Shark Upon The Gail Productions
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Shotokan Karate
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[[Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Virginia Kappa Chapter]]
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Sigma Chi
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Sigma Delta Pi
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Sigma Gamma Epsilon
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Sigma Gamma Rho
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Sigma Mu Sigma
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Sigma Phi Epsilon
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Sigma Pi
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Sikh Student Sangat
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Sinfonicron Light Opera Company
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Soccer-Men
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Soccer-Women
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Society for Creative Anachronism
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Softball
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Soul Central
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South Asian Student Association
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Spectrum
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Sports & Entertainment Law Society
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Sports Business Club
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Spotlight
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St. Thomas More Society
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Stage Combat Student Association
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Stairwells
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Steer Clear
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Stitch and Share
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Student Alumni Council
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[[Student Assembly]]
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Student Bar Association
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Student CARES Team
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Student Environmental Action Coalition (SEAC)
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Student Ethical Fashion Organization
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Student Hip-Hop Organization
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Student Intellectual Property Society
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Student Legal Services
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Student Organization for Medical Outreach and Sustainability
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Student Parents on Campus
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Student Red Cross
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Students' Petersburg Initiative for Community Engagement
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Students Defending Democracy
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Students Engaged at Envoy
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Students for a Better Williamsburg
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Students for a Democratic Society
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Students for Belize Education
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Students for Equality in Legal Education
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Students for Fair Trade
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Students for Liberty
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Students for Life
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Students for Peace in Israel and Palestine
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Students for Scott Foster
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Students for Sensible Drug Policy
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Students for Stop Hunger Now
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Students Helping Honduras
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Students of the Caribbean
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Students With A Goal (SWAG)
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Supporters In Law
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Surfing
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Swastha Nepal
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Swimming
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Swing Club
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Synchronized Swimming
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Syndicate
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Synergy
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Tae Kwon Do
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Team Blitz
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Tennis
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Theatre Students Association
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The Beacon
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The Black Law Students Association College Student Division of William & Mary
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The Circle
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The Doctor Who Club
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The Little Things
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The Project on America’s Global Role
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Therapeutic Jurisprudence Society
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The Rubik’s Society of William and Mary
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The Social Entrepreneurship Club
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[[Theta Delta Chi]]
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The Tribe Society for Paranormal Research
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The Wayne F. Gibbs Account Society
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Tidewater Labor Support Committee
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Transfer Student Ambassadors
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Triathlon
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Tribal Dancers
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Tribal Fever
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Tribe Cheerleaders
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Tribe College Outreach
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Tribe Rides Car Club
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Tribe Society for Paranormal Research
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Turkish Student Association
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Ukelele Club
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Ultimate Frisbee-Men
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Ultimate Frisbee-Women
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Undergraduate Council
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Unitarian Universalist Circle
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United Against Infectious Diseases
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Unite for Sight
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Untitled Society
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Up Til Dawn
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Veteran Society
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Vietnamese Student Association
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Virginia 21
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Virginia Bar Association
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Virginia Informer
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Virginia Organizing Project
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Virtual Library of Freedom
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Voices for Planned Parenthood
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Volleyball-Men
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Volleyball-Women
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W&M Consulting Group
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W&M Dance Marathon
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W&M Green-Pink Project
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W&M Heritage Dancers
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W&M Jazz Ensemble
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W&M Policy Review
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W&M Public Service Fund
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W&M Quidditch
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W&M Television
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Washington Redskins Club
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Waterpolo
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[[WCWM]]
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Weightlifting
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Wesley Foundation
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Westminster Fellowship
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Wham Bam Big Band
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William and Mary Gleaning Club
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William and Mary in the Muslim World
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William and Mary Law Student for Reproductive Justice
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William and Mary Review
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William and Mary Schola Cantorum
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William and Mary Supports Haiti
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Williamsburg Community Chapel
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Wind Symphony
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Windwalkers
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Wine Society
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[[Winged Nation]]
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Wizards and Muggles
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Women's Chorus
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Women's Law Society
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Yoga
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Young Democrats
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Young Life Leadership
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Youth Outreach, Development in Literacy William & Mary Chapter
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==Material in the Special Collections Research Center==
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*Review the Student Organizations Collection, University Archives Subject File Collection, and many other collections found in the [http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/ SCRC Collections Database].
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*The [[Colonial Echo]] yearbook as well as [[The Flat Hat]] and other student newspapers and publications are also important sources.
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*[http://guides.swem.wm.edu/wm Guide for conducting research related to the College of William & Mary]
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*[http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/ SCRC Collections Database]: search by names, organization, subject, event, etc.
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*Search the [https://digitalarchive.wm.edu/ W&M Digital Archive] for additional material.
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==References==
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*SCRC Files
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* [http://www.wm.edu/offices/studentactivities/clubsandorganizations/directory/index.php Current Directory of All Clubs and Organizations]
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* [https://lists.wm.edu/wws/lists/orgs Mailing lists for all campus organizations which currently have one]
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Latest revision as of 20:58, 1 October 2013

The first student organization at William and Mary for which there is evidence was the FHC. Phi Beta Kappa was founded in 1776 and in the 18th century there was the birth and growth of literary societies and fraternities.


African American Student Groups

See African American Students for further information.

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Nu Chi chapter - May 1981-

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Kappi Pi chapter - May 1975-

Black Student Organization - 1970-

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Mu Upsilon Chapter - February 1976-

Ebony Expressions (begun as The Black Student Organization Choir)

Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Xi Theta chapter - January 1992-

NAACP William and Mary Chapter

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Xi Lambda chapter - April 1992-


Asian American Student Groups

See Asian American Students for further information.

Asian-American Student Conference

Asian Student Council

Asian Student Union

Chinese Students Association

East Asian Studies Association

Filipino American Student Association (FASA)

Focus on Asian Cultures Emerging in Society (FACES)

Indian Cultural Association

Indonesian Gamelan

Japanese Cultural Association-1996

Korean-American Student Association (KASA) - founded 1984

South Asia Society

South Asian Student Association (SASA)

South-South East Asian Society (SSEAS)

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer Groups

Chronologically:

  • Lambda Alliance - 1971-?
  • Gay Liberation - 1972-? (see 1972 Colonial Echo yearbook)
  • Lambda Alliance - 1978-Fall 1982; Student and Williamsburg group formed in the fall of 1978 and formally recognized by the Board of Student Affairs in 1981. Basically disappeared by the fall of 1982. "Lambda Alliance increases Social Opportunities of Gays," The Flat Hat 11/10/1978 page 1; The Flat Hat 2/1/1980 page 3, 1981 Colonial Echo, page 219.
  • Gay Student Support Group - 1981-present; formed in 1981 with the assistance and support of Campus Ministries, Psychological Services, and the Dean of Students. See The Flat Hat 10/27/1989 page 9 and 9/4/1998 page 17 for sample meeting announcements. The finding aid for the collection in the SCRC is available online.
  • Lesbian and Gay Union - 1984-?; formed in the fall of 1984 (constitution dated 9/12/1984), recognized by the Student Assembly in 1985. See The Flat Hat 2/1/1985 page 3; 10/26/1984 page 1. The finding aid for the collection in the SCRC is available online.
  • Alternatives - 1987/1988-1994/1995 (became Gay Student Union); see The Flat Hat 2/5/1988 page 13.
  • Gay Student Union - Fall 1995-?; formerly Alternatives, later became Lambda Alliance
  • Lesbian and Gay Law Association - circa mid-1990s(?)-(?)
  • Lambda Alliance - 1990s/2000s(?)-present; formerly Gay Student Union
  • SAGE - "Students support equal rights for faculty," The Flat Hat 2/4/1994 page 4
  • Safe Zone - 1998-present
  • Wilma and Mary - circa 2001-2006; lesbian reading and literary group
  • Spectrum - 2011(?); graduate students, non-traditional students
  • LGBT Equality Alliance - circa 2013-present; Law School students

Other: Gay Student Alliance at VCU The Flat Hat 4/22/1977 page 1.

Greeks

Fraternities

General page for Fraternities.

Sororities

Music

College Glee and Mandolin Club-photograph and list of members in the 1899 Colonial Echo yearbook

Women's Glee Club-founded in 1923[1]

The Accidentals

Christopher Wren Singers

The Cleftomaniacs

Common Ground

Doubletake

Ebony Expressions

The Gentlemen of the College

The Intonations

One Accord

Reveille

The Stairwells

Secret Societies

See Secret Societies for a list of known secret societies at the College of William and Mary as well as other information.

Groups for Women Students

All Currently Active Clubs and Organizations (As of October 2011)

Advocacy in the Fight Against Aids

AEF Ambassadors

African American Male Coalition

African Cultural Society

Agape Christian Fellowship

AIDS Tanzania

Alliance of Sexual Assault Prevention

Alma Mater Productions (AMP)

Alpha Chi Omega

Alpha Epsilon Pi

Alpha Kappa Delta

Alpha Kappa Psi. Omega Chapter.

Alpha Lambda Delta

Alpha Phi Alpha, Kappa Pi Chapter

Alpha Phi Omega

Alpha Psi Omega

Alpha Tau Omega

Alter Ego

Alternative Dispute Resolution Society

Alternative Dispute Resolution Team

American Association for Justice

American Constitution Society

Americans for Informed Democracy

American Studies Graduate Student Organization

Amnesty International

Anime Society

Anthropology Club

Anthropology Graduate Student Collective

Apolis

Army ROTC (Reserve Officers Training Corps)

Art Collaborative

Art House Film Club

Asian Law Student Association

Asian Student Council

Association for Computing Machinery

Association for Information Technology

Aviation Club

Badminton

Ballroom Dance

BanaaBangladesh Relief Initiative for Children

Bankruptcy Law Society

Baptist Collegiate Ministries

Baseball

Basketball-Men

Basketball-Women

Bboy Club

Beledi

Beta Gamma Sigma

Beta Theta Pi

Bhangra

Big Brothers Big Sisters

Bill of Rights Institute Student Division

Bill of Rights Journal

Biology Club

Black Law Student Association

Black Student Organization

Bone Marrow Drive

Boomerang Club

Bosnia Project

Botany Club

Botetourt Chamber Singers

Botetourt Squat Newspaper

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Bridge Club

Building Tomorrow: Destination Kampala

Bullet Quarterly

Business Law Society

Campus Buddies

Campus Crusade for Christ

Campus Initiative for UNICEF

Campus Kitchen at William and Mary

Campus Ministries United

Campus Musician's Union

Canterbury Association

Casual Magic

Catholic Campus Ministry

Chamber of Commerce

Chapel College Fellowship

Chemistry Club

Chess Club

Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship

Chicas Latinas Unidas

Children's Advocacy Law Society

Chinese Student Organization

Chinese Student Scholar Association

Chi Omega

Chi Phi

Chi Sigma Iota

Chicas Latinas Unidas[2]

William and Mary Choir

Christian Campus Ministries

Christian Legal Society

Christian Science Organization

Christopher Wren Singers

Circle K

Classical Studies Club

Classic Movies Club

Class of 2011

Class of 2012

Class of 2013

Class of 2014

Cleftomaniacs

Coast Guard Auxiliary, Detachment of Flotilla 67

College Partnership for Kids

College Republicans

Colleges Against Cancer

Collegiate Conservatives

Collegiate Scholars

Collegiate Tea Drinkers' Society of William and Mary

Colonial Echo

Color Me Stress Free

Common Ground

Community Partnership for Adult Learners

Composer's League

Computer Science Graduate Student Association

Criminal Law Society

CritINK

Croquet

Culinary Club

Cupcakes for a Cause

Cycling

Dance Marathon

Daughters of Isabella

Debate

Delta Chi

Delta Delta Delta

Delta Gamma

Delta Omicron

Delta Phi. Omega Alpha Chapter

Delta Sigma Theta

Developing Tomorrow: Destination China

Development Ambassadors

The DoG Street Journal

Doubletake

Drop Table Programming Guild

Ebony Expressions

ECHO

Election Law Society

Empower Congo

English Club

Environmental Law and Policy Journal

Environmental Law Society

Equestrian

Escort

Esperanto Club

Essence

Every 2 Minutes

Eyes Wide Open to Film

Face Aids

Farmers and Gardeners

Feat of Grace

Federalist Society

Fellowship of Christian Athletes

Feminist Majority Leadership Alliance

Fencing

Field Hockey

Filipino-American Student Association

Film Club of William and Mary

Flat Hat

Freethought Alliance

The Gallery

Generation Church

Gentlemen of the College

Geology Club

George Wythe Society

Girl Scouts of the College

Global Medical Brigades

Global Village Project

Global Zero

Golden Key

Golf

Graduate Council

Graduate Education Association

Graduate Public Policy Association

Graduate Student Association - Arts and Sciences

Greatness

Greek Impact

Green and Gold Affair

Green and Gold Christmas

Gymnastics

Habitat for Humanity

Health Careers Club

Health Law Association

Her Campus William & Mary

Heritage Language Learners of W&M

Hillel

Hindu Student Association

Hispanic Cultural Organization

History Graduate Student Association

Home Environmental Recommendations Organization (HERO)

Honor Council - Law School

Undergraduate Honor Council

HOPE

Humans for Animal Liberation and Vegetarian Alliance

Hurricane Network

Ice Hockey

I-Faith

IF Fund

Impact! Humanity

Improvisational Theatre (I.T.)

Insight

Interfaith Council

Inter-Fraternity Council (IFC)

International Coalition of College Philanthropists (ICCP)

International Justice Mission

International Justice Mission - Law

International Law Society

International Performance Arts Exchange

International Relations

Intervarsity Christian Fellowship

Intonations

Investment Club

Invisible Children

Irish Dance and Culture Club

J. Reuben Clark Law Society

Japanese Cultural Association

Jewish Law Students Association

John Locke Society

Journal of Women and the Law

Joyous Flow

Judo

Juggling and Circus Skills Society

JUMP!

Justice in Palestine

Kappa Alpha

Kappa Alpha Theta Beta Lambda Chapter

Kappa Delta

Kappa Delta Pi

Kappa Delta Rho

Kappa Kappa Gamma

Kappa Sigma

Kendo

Kids Interested in Technology, Engineering, and Science

King of Glory Christian Fellowship

Knights of Columbus

Knot Your Grandma's Yarn Club

Korean American Student Association

Labor and Employment Law

Lacrosse-Men

Lacrosse-Women

Lambda Alliance

Lambda Alpha

Lambda Chi Alpha

Latin American Student Union

Latter-Day Saints Student Association

Law Capella

Law Chapter ACLU

Law Democrats

Law Review

Lesbian and Gay Law Association

Libertarian Students

Linguistics Club

Lips

Live

Lutheran Student Association

Maasai American Student Association

Macintosh User Group

Mahjong Society

Marine Science Society

Marshall Wythe Republicans

Martial Arts

Mason Entrepreneurship Club

Massage Club

Master of Accounting Program – Macc Council

Master of Business Administration Association

Medical Aid in Nicaragua:: Outreach Scholarship

Medical Relief

Meditation Club

Meridian Coffeehouse

Metal Club

Middle Eastern Cultural Association

Military Law Society

Mock Trial Team

Model Arab League

Model Congress

Monitor

Moot Court Board

Mortar Board

Multicultural Law Student Association

MUSE (Museam & University Student Exchange)

Musica Dei

Muslim Student Association

NAACP College Chapter

National Novel Writing Month Club

National Organization for Women William and Mary Campus Action Network

National Pan-Hellenic Council

National Trial Team

Native American Student Association

Network of Enlightened Women

New Forest William and Mary

Non-Traditional Student Body

Non-Traditional Student Body

NRHHC

Nu Kappa Epsilon

Objectivist Society

Older and Wiser Law Students

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc., Alpha Delta Sigma Chapter

Omicron Delta Kappa. Eta Chapter

One Accord

One in Four

One Life Campaign

Operation Smile

Optimal Healing Environment Club

Orchesis

Orchestra

Order of Omega

Orthodox Christian Fellowship

Outdoor

Oxfam at William and Mary

Paintball Club

Panhellenic Council (WMPC)

Partnership for Public Service Careers

Passing Notes

PAWS Pet and Animal Welfare Society

Pep Band

Phi Beta Delta

Phi Beta Kappa

Phi Beta Sigma

Phi Chi Theta

Phi Delta Kappa

Phi Delta Phi

Phi Eta Sigma

Phi Kappa Tau

Philosophy Club

Phi Mu. Gamma Alpha Chapter

Phi Mu Alpha

Phi Mu Epsilon

Phi Sigma Pi

Photography Club

Physics Graduate Student Association

Pi Beta Phi

Pi Delta Phi

Pi Gamma Mu

Pi Kappa Alpha

The Pillory

Pi Sigma Alpha

Pocket Billiards Club

Pointe Blank

Pre-Vet Club

Project All

Project Clearwater

Project Phoenix

Psi Chi

Public Policy Club

Queen's Guard

Quizbowl

Racquetball

Reading Enriches and Diversifies (R.E.A.D.)

RealFood

Reformed University Fellowship

Remnant Christian Fellowship

Residence Hall Association

Reveille

Revolutionary War College Company

Rhythm and Taps

Rock Climbing

Rocket Magazine

Roosevelt Institute

Rotaract

Rowing

Rugby-Men

Rugby-Women

Running

Ruritan Club

Russian Studies Club

Safe Zone

Sail & Paddle (VIMS)

Sailing (Racing)

Salsa Club

School of Marine Science Graduate Association

Science Fiction and Fantasy Club

Scuba

Service Council

Seventh Grade Comedy Club

Sexual Assault Peer Advocates

Shakespeare in the Dark

Shark Upon The Gail Productions

Shotokan Karate

Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Virginia Kappa Chapter

Sigma Chi

Sigma Delta Pi

Sigma Gamma Epsilon

Sigma Gamma Rho

Sigma Mu Sigma

Sigma Phi Epsilon

Sigma Pi

Sikh Student Sangat

Sinfonicron Light Opera Company

Soccer-Men

Soccer-Women

Society for Creative Anachronism

Softball

Soul Central

South Asian Student Association

Spectrum

Sports & Entertainment Law Society

Sports Business Club

Spotlight

St. Thomas More Society

Stage Combat Student Association

Stairwells

Steer Clear

Stitch and Share

Student Alumni Council

Student Assembly

Student Bar Association

Student CARES Team

Student Environmental Action Coalition (SEAC)

Student Ethical Fashion Organization

Student Hip-Hop Organization

Student Intellectual Property Society

Student Legal Services

Student Organization for Medical Outreach and Sustainability

Student Parents on Campus

Student Red Cross

Students' Petersburg Initiative for Community Engagement

Students Defending Democracy

Students Engaged at Envoy

Students for a Better Williamsburg

Students for a Democratic Society

Students for Belize Education

Students for Equality in Legal Education

Students for Fair Trade

Students for Liberty

Students for Life

Students for Peace in Israel and Palestine

Students for Scott Foster

Students for Sensible Drug Policy

Students for Stop Hunger Now

Students Helping Honduras

Students of the Caribbean

Students With A Goal (SWAG)

Supporters In Law

Surfing

Swastha Nepal

Swimming

Swing Club

Synchronized Swimming

Syndicate

Synergy

Tae Kwon Do

Team Blitz

Tennis

Theatre Students Association

The Beacon

The Black Law Students Association College Student Division of William & Mary

The Circle

The Doctor Who Club

The Little Things

The Project on America’s Global Role

Therapeutic Jurisprudence Society

The Rubik’s Society of William and Mary

The Social Entrepreneurship Club

Theta Delta Chi

The Tribe Society for Paranormal Research

The Wayne F. Gibbs Account Society

Tidewater Labor Support Committee

Transfer Student Ambassadors

Triathlon

Tribal Dancers

Tribal Fever

Tribe Cheerleaders

Tribe College Outreach

Tribe Rides Car Club

Tribe Society for Paranormal Research

Turkish Student Association

Ukelele Club

Ultimate Frisbee-Men

Ultimate Frisbee-Women

Undergraduate Council

Unitarian Universalist Circle

United Against Infectious Diseases

Unite for Sight

Untitled Society

Up Til Dawn

Veteran Society

Vietnamese Student Association

Virginia 21

Virginia Bar Association

Virginia Informer

Virginia Organizing Project

Virtual Library of Freedom

Voices for Planned Parenthood

Volleyball-Men

Volleyball-Women

W&M Consulting Group

W&M Dance Marathon

W&M Green-Pink Project

W&M Heritage Dancers

W&M Jazz Ensemble

W&M Policy Review

W&M Public Service Fund

W&M Quidditch

W&M Television

Washington Redskins Club

Waterpolo

WCWM

Weightlifting

Wesley Foundation

Westminster Fellowship

Wham Bam Big Band

William and Mary Gleaning Club

William and Mary in the Muslim World

William and Mary Law Student for Reproductive Justice

William and Mary Review

William and Mary Schola Cantorum

William and Mary Supports Haiti

Williamsburg Community Chapel

Wind Symphony

Windwalkers

Wine Society

Winged Nation

Wizards and Muggles

Women's Chorus

Women's Law Society

Yoga

Young Democrats

Young Life Leadership

Youth Outreach, Development in Literacy William & Mary Chapter

Material in the Special Collections Research Center

References

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