2019 Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to our 2019 Scholarship / Award Recipients! Aspen Aston received the James Harvey Dodd Award, Matthew Cooper received the Fred E. Miller Memorial Scholarship, Téa Barndt received the Richard George Allgaier Scholarship, graduating senior Wyatt Priddy received the Henry W. Heweston Economics Award and lastly, graduating senior Theodosius Zotos received the Adam Smith Award. … [Read more...]

Final Exam Schedule for the Spring 2019 Semester

Click Here to view Final Exam Schedule for the Spring 2019 Semester. … [Read more...]

UMW, Local Community Join Forces for Social Good Summit

UMW, Local Community Join Forces for Social Good Summit MARCH 27, 2019 BY JILL LAIACONA LEAVE A COMMENT The food bank needed help getting fresh produce to needy families. A literacy group sought tutors to help adults with reading, writing and basic math. A local high school wanted guest speakers to teach mindfulness and stress management techniques to teenagers. All of them congregated with more than 100 others in the Digital Auditorium of UMW’s Hurley Convergence Center last Friday for FRED – A Social Good Summit. Together they began a dialogue about how to collaborate more effectively to promote social change in the Fredericksburg area. The UMW student-planned event gave students and educators from the University of Mary Washington, Germanna Community College and area high schools the opportunity to meet with community partners from local nonprofits and other organizations that serve the public. Leslie Martin, director of UMW’s new Center for Community Engagement, said … [Read more...]

Dr. Humphrey Hosts FRED – A Social Good Summit

  UMW Hosts FRED – A Social Good Summit on March 22 MARCH 11, 2019 BY JILL LAIACONALEAVE A COMMENT University of Mary Washington’s Center for Community Engagement and IMAGINE Social Good join forces to host FRED – A Social Good Summit on Friday, March 22 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Digital Auditorium of the Hurley Convergence Center on UMW’s Fredericksburg campus. The event is free and open to the public, but advance registration is required. The UMW student-planned summit gives students and educators from the University of Mary Washington, Germanna Community College and area high schools the opportunity to meet community partners from local nonprofits and other organizations that serve the public. The goal of the event is to begin a dialogue about ways these groups can work together more effectively to promote social change in the Fredericksburg area. The event will also include a catered lunch. Associate Professor of Economics Shawn Humphrey and his students … [Read more...]

GIVE DAY CHALLENGE INCENTIVES 2019

OVERALL GOAL: 50 Shares and 50 Gifts Look at what our professors and student aides will be doing for GIVE DAY 2019! Send in pictures of them in High School Plank Challenge Chubby Bunny Cook chili for lunch Egg Challenge Dress as Sammy D. Eagle Dye their hair pink Shave their head Wear a cray cat t-shirt Dress up as Chicken Cluck U Wear a Tutu … [Read more...]

Where Are They Now?

Click Here to see what a few of our Alumni are up to!     … [Read more...]

Spring 2019 Office Hours

Spring 2019 Office Hours: Dr. Greenlaw (Room 201): MWF 10:50am-11:50am Dr. Hansen (Room 203): MW 3pm-4pm & F 10am-12pm, 3pm-4pm Dr. Ray (Room 109): TTH Probably 10am-2pm Dr. Rycroft(Room 205):  MWF 3pm-4pm Dr. Lee (Room 204): MWF 2pm-4pm Dr. Dhar (Room 104): MW 1pm-3pm & TH 1pm-2pm Dr. Schilling (Room B04): TTH 11:30am-12:30pm, 2pm-3pm Dr. Humphrey (Room 202): TTH 4:45pm-6pm Dr. Dempe (B05): T Skype Appointment & W 4pm-5:45pm Dr. Mataloni (Room 108): M 3pm-4pm   … [Read more...]

Fall 2018 Office Hours

Welcome back to school UMW! Here are the office hours for the fall semester*: Steven Greenlaw (Room 201) - MWF: 9:50-10:50am Bradley Hansen (Room 203) - MW: 12-1pm  F: 10-11am, 12-1pm, and 3-4pm Margaret Ray (Room 109) - MW: 11:30-2pm Robert Rycroft (Room 205) - MTWF: 2-3pm TR: 11-11:45am Don Lee (Room 204) - MWF: 2-4pm Amrita Dhar (Room 104) - W: 11-2pm  TTR: 3:30-4:30pm Tim Schilling (Room B04) - TTR: 12:30-1:45pm Shawn Humphrey (Room 202) - TTR: 4:45-6pm *Other times are available by appointment … [Read more...]

Join Economic’s Dr. Dhar and Political Science’s Dr. Gupta Event Recognizing the Ten Year Anniversary of the Great Financial Crisis

Event's to Recognize the Ten Year Anniversary: Date, Time:                                       Event:                                                         Location: Oct. 10, 4pm                               Movie 1 (Big Short)                          HCC Digital Auditorium Oct. 23rd, 5:30pm                    Public Lecture by Dr. Schwartz      Trinkle 204 Nov. 7th, 4pm                           Movie 2 (Meltdown)                          Monroe 116 Click here for more information: Movies info Speaker … [Read more...]

Theo Zotos wins James Harvey Dodd Award

Congratulations to Senior Theodosious Zotos on winning the James Harvey Dodd Award. The award is given to rising senior economics major who shows academic promise, is interested in graduate study in economics, and is eligible for financial aid. The recipient is chosen by the economics faculty. The funding for the award comes from a generous gift from an anonymous donor.(Prior to 1992, the recipient was a graduating senior economics major planning on attending graduate school in economics.) … [Read more...]