Virginia Education Specialist Named UMW Educator-in-Residence

Robert Fugate ‘02

Robert Fugate ‘03, an assessment specialist for the Virginia Department of Education, has been named the University of Mary Washington’s Educator-in-Residence. He will present the keynote lecture at the College of Education’s Graduate Research Symposium on Saturday, April 25. … [Read more...]

UMW Philharmonic Hosts Richmond Ballet

Richmond Ballet dancers in Ancient Airs and Dances by Stoner Winslett. Richmond Ballet. All rights reserved.

The University of Mary Washington Philharmonic will host the Richmond Ballet for the conclusion of its 2014-15 season on Friday, April 24. … [Read more...]

UMW Students Raise Funds to Bring Power to Guatemala

UMW students filming in Guatemala

Take a class in the dark? University of Mary Washington students in Guatemala over spring break couldn’t fathom the idea – so they are taking action. … [Read more...]

UMW to Host All-Star Drummer Rich Redmond

All-star drummer Rich Redmond

The University of Mary Washington will host Rich Redmond, all-star drummer for Grammy-nominated country artist Jason Aldean, for a presentation on Wednesday, April 15. … [Read more...]

Peer Mentoring Elevates Domain of One’s Own

Jim Groom teaches a class

More than 1,000 University of Mary Washington students have created their digital identities, thanks to a pioneering program the university launched less than two years ago. … [Read more...]

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

Ampitheater 1

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...]