The Virginia Governor’s Office announced the appointment of Patricia “Pat” Gwaltney McGinnis ’69 of Washington, D.C., and Devon Williams Cushman ’93 of Richmond to the University of Mary Washington Board of Visitors.
In March of 1817, James Monroe began his first term as the fifth president of the United States with a sense of reverence and purpose.
Peter S. Kelly has been appointed as dean of the College of Education at the University of Mary Washington. The selection was announced by Acting Provost Nina Mikhalevsky. He will begin work at UMW on July 25.
One year after kicking off the Amphitheatre challenge, the University of Mary Washington has successfully met the criteria to receive a $125,000 challenge grant from the Richmond-based Mary Morton Parsons Foundation. During that time frame, the number of UMW donors making gifts to restore the century-old Amphitheatre nearly tripled.
Gari Melchers Home and Studio will feature The Smithy as the next in an annual series of “Spotlight Exhibitions,” on display from June 10 until Sept. 4, 2017, in the Studio at Belmont.