Navy Deputy Assistant Secretary John D. Burrow challenged graduates to step up as leaders during his address at the University of Mary Washington’s graduate commencement Friday, May 12.
The University of Mary Washington Board of Visitors approved a $125.2 million operating budget for 2017-18 at its meeting on Friday, May 12. The budget includes a modest tuition and fee increase of 3.9 percent for full-time Virginia undergraduate students residing on-campus.
Five longtime professors and faculty members will be awarded emeritus status during the University of Mary Washington’s graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremonies on Friday, May 12, and Saturday, May 13.
The University of Mary Washington’s Center for Historic Preservation has awarded the 2017 Historic Preservation Book Prize to Catherine Fleming Bruce for The Sustainers. The Center annually awards a prize to an author whose book has the most potential for having a positive impact on historic preservation in the United States.
More than 5,000 family and friends will converge on the Fredericksburg campus this weekend to celebrate the University of Mary Washington’s 106th commencement.