UMW to Host 2015 NACC Conference

Information and Technology Convergence Center

The University of Mary Washington will host the 2015 National Association of Communication Centers Conference on April 17-18, giving professionals across the country the opportunity to share in research and discussion about communications centers. … [Read more...]

UMW Receives $1.25 Million Gift for Amphitheater Restoration

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A $1.25 million pledge from a University of Mary Washington alumna has moved the university closer to its $3-million fundraising goal to restore its historic amphitheater. … [Read more...]

Journalists to Discuss Middle East Affairs at UMW

Journalists Jennifer Griffin of Fox News and Greg Myre of National Public Radio

Journalists Jennifer Griffin of Fox News and Greg Myre of National Public Radio will speak at the University of Mary Washington on Thursday, April 9 about current developments and the state of affairs in the Middle East. … [Read more...]

Money Magazine Ranks UMW for Best Graduation Rates

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The University of Mary Washington has been ranked among the nation’s top 25 public colleges with the best record of graduating students on time by Money Magazine. … [Read more...]

UMW Hosts Second Annual Athletic Gala

Darrell Green, NFL Hall-of-Famer and former Washington Redskins football player

The University of Mary Washington will hold its second annual athletics gala on Thursday, May 21, to benefit UMW Athletics. … [Read more...]

UMW Fear 2 Freedom Assists Sexual Assault Victims

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In recognition of National Sexual Assault Awareness and Child Abuse Month, the University of Mary Washington will host Fear 2 Freedom on Wednesday, April 1. … [Read more...]

UMW Political Science Professor Featured on With Good Reason

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University of Mary Washington Associate Professor of Political Science and International Affairs Emile Lester will be featured on the With Good Reason public radio program, March 28 to April 3. … [Read more...]

Melchers Museum Staff Receive Preservation Award

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Three members of the staff at the Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont have been honored by the Historic Fredericksburg Foundation for their work in preserving the Fannie Roots House. … [Read more...]

UMW Exceeds Founder’s Day Challenge

From Right: UMW Vice President Salvatore Meringolo and President Richard Hurley

The University of Mary Washington raised nearly $130,000, exceeding a six-week Founder's Day Challenge in celebration of the 107th anniversary on Saturday, March 14. … [Read more...]

State Superintendent, Ambassador to Speak at UMW Commencement Ceremonies

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Virginia’s chief education officer and a distinguished U.S. diplomat will speak at the 2015 commencement ceremonies for the University of Mary Washington Friday, May 8 and Saturday, May 9. … [Read more...]