Add to MyYahoo RSS

University of Mary Washington News

News on University of Mary Washington continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

Wednesday Jul 16 | The Virginian-Pilot

Emerging local artists: Youths with a view at PFAC

Hampton Boyer of Newport News puts the finishing touches on his installation, "The Quirks of the Circle," at the Peninsula Fine Arts Center.(Stephen M. Katz It's a question many locals have pondered as they watched bright, young talent leave Hampton Roads for more progressive locales.


Related Topix: Newport News, VA, Hampton, VA

Wednesday Jul 16 | University Business

The S/L/A/M Collaborative announces four new STEM projects

The S/L/A/M Collaborative, Inc. architects was recently awarded multiple STEM-related projects at Providence College, University of Mary Washington, Misericordia University, and Sacred Heart University.


Related Topix: Providence College, Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, CT

Wednesday Jul 16 | Berkshire Eagle

County Fare: Clark Art The Same Only Better

At 2 p.m. Friday, the museum will present a free talk, "The Same Only Better: Updating a Beloved Museum" with architect Annabelle Selldorf, FAIA, principal of Selldorf Architects, who is responsible for the redesign of the Clark's Museum Building.


Related Topix: Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts , University of North Carolina Asheville, North Carolina, North Adams State College, Adams State College, Opinion

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Professor monitors elections in hot spots When Ukrainians headed to...

When Ukrainians headed to the polls in the spring, University of Mary Washington professor Nabil Al-Tikriti went with them.


Related Topix: Fredericksburg, VA

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Boston Herald

'People's pledge' a popular U.S. policy

The 2012 U.S. Senate race in the Bay State between Republican Scott Brown and Democrat Elizabeth Warren saw them hammer out the "people's pledge" - a deal designed to discourage outside group attack ads - which is now gaining traction throughout the country and gives voters a clearer view of the candidates, one expert said.


Related Topix: US Politics, John Tierney, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Scott Brown, US Senate, Republican, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Senator Elizabeth Warren, Opinion

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Virginians are opposed to the idea of politicians creating their own districts

The University of Virginia's Bureau of Public Administration - a predecessor of the Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service - was inaugurated in 1924.


Related Topix: Virginia, University of Virginia, Virginia Government

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Directions Magazine

GIS Education News Weekly: Library SAG Award, New UAS Courses, Esri MOOC

The Map & GIS Library at the Texas A&M University Libraries was selected by Esri, the preeminent GIS software producer, to receive its Special Achievement in GIS Award which recognizes outstanding contributions in GIS to the global community.


Related Topix: Libraries, Texas A&M University, University of Denver, University of Maryland Baltimore County, University of Georgia Armstrong Atlantic

Tue Jun 24, 2014

UMW weighing program changes UMW considers cutting the budgets of...

The University of Mary Washington is considering cutting the budgets of some academic programs and putting more emphasis and money into other programs under a reallocation of resources.


Effingham Herald

Am I a helicopter parent? 5 signs you need to learn to let go a little

The term "helicopter parents" first made its way into the lexicon through Dr. Haim Ginott's 1969 book, "Between Parent and Child."


Related Topix: Parenting, Family, Georgia, University of Georgia

Mon Jun 23, 2014

Connect Savannah

Armstrong prof awarded $50,000 grant

Dr. Amy Potter, assistant professor of geography, received the National Science Foundation grant for the study "Transformation of American Southern Commemorative Landscapes."


Related Topix: University of Southern Mississippi, University of Tennessee, Washington, TX, Norfolk State University