UMW Student Experience – Abby Tank

Check out this student interview on our Instagram where Abby Tank ('24) discussed her experiences at UMW and plans after graduation! Congratulations to her and the many other students that recently graduated! Abby is an International Affairs and Spanish double major. She has recently focused more on Latin America in her studies including her thesis work that she presented at two academic conferences. She plans to continue her education at graduate school in the Fall!       … [Read more...]

State Department Internship Student Experience – Morgan Lewellen

Check out this interview on our Instagram where UMW student Morgan Lewellen ('25) talked about her internship and experiences! … [Read more...]

PSCI 304 Student Experience and Video Essay – Ben Dickinson

Check out this interview on our Instagram with UMW student and Political Science major Ben Dickinson ('26) discussing his experience in the class PSCI 304 Contemporary American Politics and his video essay project. We love to see the many different creations our students produce! See his video essay "How Mike Johnson got his gavel" on Youtube. … [Read more...]

Berlin Study Abroad – Gabriel Matteson

International Affairs student Gabriel Matteson is studying abroad in Berlin, Germany. He, and another student from the University of Texas at Austin, are pictured in front of The East Side Gallery in Berlin. Gabriel is completing an IES program through the Humboldt University of Berlin where he is learning more about his studies related to his minor in Security and Conflict Studies. … [Read more...]

Rome Study Abroad – Nina Burges

Nina Burges is an International Affairs major student with a minor in Economics and Data Science. She studied abroad in Rome, Italy this past Spring semester of 2020. Read more about her experience, as written by her, below.  … [Read more...]

McGuireWoods Consulting Internship – Jason Ford

Jason Ford completed an internship with McGuireWoods Consulting this past Spring semester. Read about his experience below through an interview with Jason Ford. … [Read more...]

Path Opens for Emily Rothstein ’18 with Study Abroad

International Affairs alum Emily Rothstein '18 has been abroad for both studies and employment. Her time at Mary Washington expanded her horizons to the world, fueling her career path. Check out more information about this on the UMW article Study Abroad Carves Career Path for Alumna. … [Read more...]

Stephen Lamm ’19 Learns from Time Abroad

Political Science alum Stephen Lamm '19 was a very engaged student at UMW. He involved himself in many experiences like student organizations and study abroad experiences, including a French study abroad in Quebec. Check out more information about this on the UMW article French Study Abroad Sparks Joy in Alumnus. … [Read more...]

Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute Internship – Tyler Michels

Tyler Michels is a senior graduating this Fall semester and is currently interning with the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute. The CCAI is a nonprofit that closely works with the largest bipartisan caucus in Congress.  Read more about Tyler's internship experience below. … [Read more...]

Lydia Grossman ’17 Benefited from Time Abroad

International Affairs Alum Lydia Grossman '17 and recalls her time studying abroad and her time after Mary Washington. For more about her experience in Morocco, read UMW's magazine. For a reflection on time abroad, read more below … [Read more...]