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Journalist O’Brien meets with students, public on campus

God is in the details when it comes to storytelling, Soledad O’Brien, the 2017 Hunter B. Andrews Fellow in American Politics, told an audience of William and Mary students during a 45-minute question-and-answer session Tuesday at Swem Library.

Later that night, she presented a lecture on diversity to an overflow audience in the Sadler Center’s Commonwealth Auditorium. Her visit to campus was part of the university’s 50th anniversary commemoration of the first African-American residential students, which is being observed with special events and programming throughout the 2017-18 academic year.

The Hunter B. Andrews...