UMW’s Paino recognized as ‘rock star’ president

UMW’s Paino recognized as ‘rock star’ president

NASPA, the organization of student affairs administrators in higher education, will recognize University of Mary Washington President Troy D. Paino with its Region III President’s Award for 2022 during a symposium in Charleston, S.C., June 12-15.

UMW renames campus hub in honor of long-time Dean

UMW renames campus hub in honor of long-time Dean

The University of Mary Washington’s University Center – the four-story hub of student activity on bustling Ball Circle – will become the Cedric Rucker University Center.

Great Lives Lecture Series begins at UMW

Great Lives Lecture Series begins at UMW

Each of the 16 lectures will feature a speaker detailing the story of an influential person whose life has had a tremendous impact on society.

James Farmer Hall officially dedicated at UMW

James Farmer Hall officially dedicated at UMW

The University of Mary Washington officially dedicated James Farmer Hall last week.

UMW, City to unveil Historical Marker recognizing the Freedom Rides

UMW, City to unveil Historical Marker recognizing the Freedom Rides

The University of Mary Washington and the City of Fredericksburg on September 22 will unveil a historical marker commemorating Fredericksburg, Virginia, as the first stop of the Freedom Rides on May 4, 1961. Dion Diamond, a Freedom Rider, will speak at the event.

UMW’s Family Weekend returning October 1-2

UMW’s Family Weekend returning October 1-2

The University of Mary Washington’s annual Family Weekend is returning October 1-2.