October 27, 2020

National Gallery of Art Communications Chief Gives Graduates Rules for Success

Hard work is the foundation for integrity in the workplace, said Ann Elizabeth (Anabeth) Guthrie ‘97, as she outlined rules for professional success for 1,082 University of Mary Washington undergraduate candidates and their families and friends gathered on Ball Circle. The chief of communications for the National Gallery of Art, Guthrie delivered the 2019 commencement […]

UMW Graduates Class of 2019 in 108th Commencement

The University of Mary Washington graduated a total of ­­­­1,234 students during its 108th commencement in a graduate ceremony on Friday, May 10, at 7:30 p.m. in Dodd Auditorium of George Washington Hall and in an undergraduate ceremony on Saturday, May 11, at 9 a.m. on Ball Circle, both at the Fredericksburg campus. The University […]

UMW Students Receive Awards of Excellence

University of Mary Washington students were honored for outstanding achievements at recent awards programs.   Department Awards Anika Hussain, Art Department Awards for Excellence; Mary B. Novitsky, Art History Award for Outstanding Research; Caitlin J. Kelly, Melchers Award for Excellence in Art History; Sara Elizabeth Fioretti and Anna M. Rinko, William A. Castle Award for […]

Real Estate CEO Charges Graduates to be Leaders by Supporting Others

Virginia Realtors Chief Executive Officer Terrie Suit challenged the 152 University of Mary Washington master’s degree candidates to look outward from their own success to help encourage others around them. “Leadership doesn’t come from a job title or being someone’s superior. When you focus on building up and supporting the people around you, whether at […]

Real Estate CEO Charges Graduates to be Leaders by Supporting Others

Virginia Realtors Chief Executive Officer Terrie Suit challenged the 152 University of Mary Washington master’s degree candidates to look outward from their own success to help encourage others around them. “Leadership doesn’t come from a job title or being someone’s superior. When you focus on building up and supporting the people around you, whether at […]

UMW Announces 2019 Commencement Speakers

Two accomplished alumnae will be the featured speakers at the University of Mary Washington’s 2019 commencement ceremonies on Friday, May 10, and Saturday, May 11. Terrie L. Suit, chief executive officer for the Virginia Realtors, will speak at the graduate ceremony Friday at 7:30 p.m. in Dodd Auditorium, George Washington Hall.  Ann Elizabeth Guthrie, chief […]