June 10, 2023

Happy Holidays from UMW

Richard and Rose Hurley welcomed the university community to a holiday open house on Friday, Dec. 9 at the Jepson Alumni Executive Center’s Ballroom.

A gingerbread display, complete with gingerbread houses, villages and trains, was the focal point of the Ballroom’s decorations. Various members of the UMW and local communities constructed the more than 20 pieces of the set. A scale version of Brompton was the centerpiece for the display.  Facilities staff created the Brompton replica and the UMW Dining Services Pastry Chef decorated the model. Click here for a slideshow of the decorations.

During the open house, guests were able to tour Brompton and experience its festive holiday decorations.

On Tuesday, Dec. 13, the university community received the annual holiday e-card, “President Hurley’s Holiday Messages,” a project of Design Services:

About Brynn Boyer

Brynn Boyer is assistant director of media and public relations and a 2010 graduate of UMW.