The UMW Summer Science Institute (SSI) began its 21st year in 2020. This 10-week research program for UMW undergraduates, which runs from May to July, gives them the opportunity to work individually and creatively on research projects with dedicated faculty mentors. Students are … [Read More...] about 2020 Marks 21 Years of UMW Summer Science Institute
Dr. Mehdi Aminrazavi, Professor of Philosophy and Religious Studies, is the new director of an exciting new program for UMW students, faculty and the broader community: Khatib Program in Religion & Dialogue, funded by a generous gift from Dr. Reza Khatib and his wife, … [Read More...] about Religion and Dialogue at UMW
April 24, 2020 would have been the 14th annual Research and Creativity Day symposium at the University of Mary Washington. As in years past, the Hurley Convergence Center would have been filled with posters and hosted simultaneous oral sessions. There would have been multiple … [Read More...] about The 14th Annual Research and Creativity Day Symposium has gone virtual!
Students in the UMW Theatre deparment get hands on experience in every aspect of production and performance of a variety of dramatic pieces, funded in part with monies from the Dean's Research and Creativity grants. Fall 2019 student directors: Senior Jacob Dodges, Clever … [Read More...] about UMW Theatre students lead through good times, and difficult ones too
When courses moved abruptly from in person to online delivery due to the COVID 19 pandemic, Professor Angie Pitts and her students in Latn 358: Ovid, were disappointed. They had been looking forward to a visit from Dr. Bartolo Natoli of Randolph Macon College, author of Silenced … [Read More...] about Students and Faculty Come Together to Bring a Classic into the Digital Age