A new agreement with the Peace Corps will give UMW students an edge in the competitive volunteer initiative. Beginning fall 2017, Mary Washington will offer the Peace Corps Prep program.
Founder and executive director of Feminist.com Marianne Schnall will be the keynote speaker as the University of Mary Washington celebrates trailblazers and visionaries during Women’s History Month this month. She will speak on Monday, March 20, at 7 p.m. in Lee Hall, Room 411, on the Fredericksburg campus.
For the 13th 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 across the globe.
On an unusually warm October afternoon, multiples of Batmans, scarecrows, witches and cowboys lined Campus Walk to fill their plastic pumpkins with candy. “Trick or treat, smell my feet,” an Egyptian princess teased as she reached for a Kit Kat bar. A few feet away an angel giggled and bit into a Reese’s Peanut Butter […]
When the sun goes down in historic downtown Fredericksburg, the night comes alive. As the University of Mary Washington celebrates its 32nd Annual Ghost Walk on Friday, Oct. 21 and Saturday Oct. 22, the Fredericksburg nightlife will even get spooky.