Assistant Professor of English Jon Pineda and University of Mary Washington alumna Kristen Green are among the nine finalists for the 2016 Library of Virginia Literary Award recipients, announced Tuesday, Aug. 9. Claudia Emerson, a former faculty member who died in 2014, is also a finalist.
Old and Young, a painting executed by Fredericksburg artist Gari Melchers in 1890, will be featured in a spotlight exhibition at Gari Melchers Home and Studio starting Saturday, Sept. 3. The painting has not been seen at Belmont since 1977.
Mariam Khan of Arlington, Va., has been named the 2016-2017 recipient of the University of Mary Washington’s Citizenship Award for Diversity Leadership.
Associate Editor of the Papers of James Monroe at the University of Mary Washington, Cassandra Good will be featured on the radio program With Good Reason July 23-29.
The University of Mary Washington has been ranked among the nation’s top colleges by Money Magazine’s 2016 list of top colleges.