July 31, 2016

Back to the Future

Laura Gilchrist’s sense of style unfolds on Facebook, where the UMW senior sports an Eagles sweatshirt and jeans, a leather jacket and shades, a black and white dress with heels.

But this 21st-century student feels just as tres chic when she pulls on a corset and a pair of starched stockings.

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Premier Melchers Painting Featured at Belmont

Old and Young, a painting executed by Fredericksburg artist Gari Melchers in 1890, will be featured in a spotlight exhibition at Gari Melchers Home and Studio starting Saturday, Sept. 3. The painting has not been seen at Belmont since 1977. Made possible by a generous loan from private collectors, the painting will be on display […]

UMW Announces Recipient of Citizenship and Diversity Award

Mariam Khan of Arlington, Va., has been named the 2016-2017 recipient of the University of Mary Washington’s Citizenship Award for Diversity Leadership. The annual award is given to a rising senior enrolled as a full-time student in an undergraduate degree program at UMW. The student must maintain high academic standards, possess characteristics of leadership and […]

UMW Faculty Cassandra Good Featured on “With Good Reason”

Associate Editor of the Papers of James Monroe at the University of Mary Washington, Cassandra Good will be featured on the radio program With Good Reason July 23-29. Titled “Founding Friendships,” the program addresses whether men and women can be just friends. Good argues that American men and women have maintained close friendships since our country’s […]

Money Magazine Rates UMW Among the Nation’s Best

The University of Mary Washington has been ranked among the nation’s top colleges by Money Magazine’s 2016 list of top colleges.

Money Magazine Rates UMW Among the Nation’s Best

The University of Mary Washington has been ranked among the nation’s top colleges by Money Magazine’s 2016 list of top colleges. UMW is ranked ninth among Virginia public schools and 252nd overall among the 705 four-year colleges and universities named to the list out of more than 1,500 four-year schools in the country. Money Magazine […]

Money Magazine Rates UMW Among the Nation’s Best

The University of Mary Washington has been ranked among the nation’s top colleges by Money Magazine’s 2016 list of top colleges. UMW is ranked ninth among Virginia public schools and 252nd overall among the 705 four-year colleges and universities named to the list out of more than 1,500 four-year schools in the country. Money Magazine […]

UMW Ranked Among Top Colleges by Forbes

The University of Mary Washington has been named to Forbes’ 2016 list of “America’s Top Colleges.”

UMW was ranked 275th out of 660 colleges and universities in the Forbes 2016 list, which is now in its ninth year. UMW also is listed 54th among schools in the South.

UMW Ranked Among Top Colleges by Forbes

The University of Mary Washington has been named to Forbes’ 2016 list of “America’s Top Colleges.” UMW was ranked 275th out of 660 colleges and universities in the Forbes 2016 list, which is now in its ninth year. UMW also is listed 54th among schools in the South. According to Forbes, the list of 660 schools is […]

Fiske College Guide Names UMW Among Nation’s Best

For the seventh consecutive year, the University of Mary Washington has been named a “best buy” in the prestigious Fiske Guide to Colleges. Mary Washington is among 47 public and private institutions designated as a “best buy,” delivering outstanding academics and the most reasonable prices. The selective guidebook features more than 300 colleges and universities. […]