Allyson M. Poska, University of Mary Washington professor of history, has won the 2016 best book prize from the Society for the Study of Early Modern Women for Gendered Crossings: Women and Migration in the Spanish Empire.
UMW Assistant Professor Dan Hirshberg will be featured on the With Good Reason public radio program in a presentation that airs Oct. 21-27.
The University of Mary Washington Philharmonic continues its 2017-18 season with a children’s Halloween concert on Friday, Oct. 27.
The University of Mary Washington Galleries will host two exhibitions: Light Works: A Century of Photography, on view in the Ridderhof Martin Gallery, and All But Ordinary, on view in the duPont Gallery. Both exhibits run from Oct. 26 through Dec. 3.
Gari Melchers Home and Studio will host gallery talks presented by two Virginia artists within the context of Melchers’ art and Belmont’s spirit of place as important influences on their personal artistic visions.