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UMW Organizes Fifth Annual EdTech Conference

The University of Mary Washington’s College of Education will merge cutting-edge technology, teaching, engaging speakers and hands-on activities during its fifth annual EdTech Conference, taking place Friday, March 20 at the Stafford campus. With a
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Health and Wellness Fair 2014

UMW To Celebrate Health, Community with Fair

The University of Mary Washington’s Dining Services will host a health and wellness fair for students, faculty and members of the community on Wednesday, March 25. The annual event, which began in 2011, focuses on
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The Information and Technology Convergence Center,  one of UMW's LEED silver certified buildings. (Photo by Norm Shafer).

UMW Opens Digital Auditorium

The University of Mary Washington will mark the opening of its digital auditorium in the Information and Technology Convergence Center (ITCC) with a day of presentations, performances and film screenings on Saturday, March 14. The
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UMW students participating in a previous Two Dollar Challenge.

UMW Leads National Two Dollar Challenge

Nearly half the world’s population lives on less than $2 a day. And this April, students at colleges and universities across the nation will too. For the ninth consecutive year, the University of Mary Washington
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Chefs’ Fare Returns to UMW

The University of Mary Washington Dining Services will host its annual Chefs’ Fare on Wednesday, Feb. 25 from 5 to 7 p.m. in Seacobeck Hall on the Fredericksburg campus. The event marks the first of
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  • UMW to Host Pianist Michael Feinstein
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    Legendary crooner and pianist Michael Feinstein will perform for the University of Mary Washington Philharmonic’s annual Celebrity Concert Series on Saturday, March 14 in George Washington Hall’s Dodd Auditorium. Tickets are still on sale.

  • UMW Launches Robust First-Year Program
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    The University of Mary Washington will launch a comprehensive new program for the freshman class beginning in fall 2015.

  • UMW Hosts Shred Event for RecycleMania 2015
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    Demonstrating a continuous commitment to sustainability, the University of Mary Washington will host a community shred event for confidential document disposal as part of RecycleMania 2015 on Tuesday, March 3.

  • UMW Student Athletes Team with Local Children’s Program
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    The University of Mary Washington basketball game didn’t start until the afternoon, but by 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 14, the action at the Anderson Center had already started. The basketball stadium was filled with shouts of laughter, as children and college students alike

  • Peace Corps Ranks UMW as Top-Producing Small College
    Taylor Parker ’11 (left) served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Ghana.

    For the 11th year, the Peace Corps has ranked the University of Mary Washington among the nation’s top-producing colleges for alumni now serving as Peace Corps volunteers.