U.S. News & World Report has ranked the University of Mary Washington’s undergraduate program sixth among public Southern universities in the “Top Public Regional Universities – South” category in its 2017 edition of “America’s Best Colleges.”
The University of Mary Washington will receive a federal grant of $30,000 over three years to help prevent sexual violence on campus. The University is one of nine colleges partnering with the national nonprofit agency Futures Without Violence to increase awareness of sexual assault on college campuses and implement successful prevention policies.
Amy Wick Mavis, executive director of PACE Center for Girls of Manatee County, Fla., has been named Graduate-in-Residence for the University of Mary Washington’s Department of Psychological Science.
David Weiman, a 2016-2017 Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar, will visit the University of Mary Washington to present a public lecture on Thursday, Sept. 22, at 7:30 p.m. in Monroe Hall, Room 346. The lecture is titled “Hamilton v. Jackson: A Monetary Debate.”
The University of Mary Washington launches its first season of men’s varsity golf with a tournament on Monday, Sept. 12, becoming the first sport added to UMW’s athletic program since 1998.