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  1. 2017 Germanna Community College Winter CommencementRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    Janet Gullickson, president of Germanna Community College, challenged the 771 degree and certificate recipients to live a life full of gratitude at the school's winter commencement on Thursday, December 14, 2017. Germanna Community College held its Winter Commencement on Thursday evening, December 14, 2017 at the Anderson Center at the University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, Va.

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  2. Virginia elections commissioner supports "appropriate" federal remedy ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Fredericksburg.com

    Republican Bob Thomas and Democrat Joshua Cole, candidates for the 28th District seat in the Virginia House of Delegates, debate at the University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, Va. on Thursday, Sept.

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  3. UMD Notebook: Alicia Kutil scores 1,000th career pointRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 11 | SouthCoastToday.com

    After coming up 90 points shy of the 1,000-point mark in high school, things could not have worked out better in the days leading up to Alicia Kutil becoming the 11th woman to score 1,000 points for UMass Dartmouth. She was able to do it at home - Tripp Athletic Center - with her entire family in attendance.

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  4. Woman to graduate from UMW thanks to VA survivor benefitsRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 10 | Washington Times

    When she graduates from the University of Mary Washington with a degree in psychology this month, Carolyn Huffstickler , 68, will have benefited from a free college education. "People say I'm so lucky to have gotten a free education," she said, wiping tears from her eyes.

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  5. La Ceiba, UMW student-run micro-finance organization, to shut down after nearly ten yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... struggling with poverty, La Ceiba, a micro-finance organization run by current and former University of Mary Washington students, is shutting down. UMW economics professor Shawn Humphrey, who founded the club after a 2007 trip to Honduras with the ...

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  6. Mary Washington roundup: Eagles sweep Southern Virginia in basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Fredericksburg.com

    Sophomore Mark Madison scored 17 points to lead the University of Mary Washington men's basketball team to a 82-70 victory over Southern Virginia University on Wednesday evening in Buena Vista, VA. Freshman Drew Johnson added 14 points and seven rebounds for UMW.

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  7. Christmas at UMW with The Irish TenorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... the 'Burg for a one-of-a-kind musical spectacle. The group will play a sold-out show with the University of Mary Washington Philharmonic on Friday, Dec. 8 at 7:30 p.m. The Irish Tenors, as a group, turn 20 next year. Over the course of the trio's ...

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  8. Virginia woman, 68, didn't know she was eligible for VA survivor...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Powhatan Today

    ... $19 per month after six-month introductory offer. Carolyn Huffstickler, a student at University of Mary Washington, is photographed on campus in Fredericksburg, Va. She will graduate this month and has used state and federal veterans benefits to pay ...

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  9. Stafford woman, 68, to graduate from UMW thanks to VA survivor...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Fredericksburg.com

    Carolyn Huffstickler, a student at University of Mary Washington, is photographed on campus in Fredericksburg. She will graduate this month and has used state and federal veterans benefits to pay for her classes.

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  10. Education briefs for Monday, Dec. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 3 | Powhatan Today

    ... be chosen for the position. Stoney appeared at Virginia State University on Tuesday and at the University of Mary Washington on Friday in hopes of bringing more teachers to Richmond, home to a school division that struggles to retain teachers and ...

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  11. Richmond mayor scouts for future teachers on visit to University of Mary Washington - and finds themRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Powhatan Today

    ... in Richmond. FREDERICKSBURG - Over lunch with more than half a dozen future teachers at the University of Mary Washington on Friday, Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney made a case for why classrooms in his city are the coveted place to be. It was a hard ...

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  12. Letter: Photography exhibit at UMW a must-seeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... curator of the photography exhibit that is showing in the Ridderhof-Martin Gallery at the University of Mary Washington. I understand that Ms. Jesionowski spent close to two years working to obtain the images, and her effort was certainly ...

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  13. BuddyPress: One Plugin, Five CommunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2012 | Smashing Magazine

    ... the community forward." The Commons was inspired by work done by Jim Groom and his team at the University of Mary Washington (UMW) on the UMW Blogs platform, which is built on WordPress. CUNY is a public university, and thus the team felt that using ...

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  14. Democrat Joshua Cole to request recount in key Fredericksburg-area House electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Powhatan Today

    ... Republican Bob Thomas for the 28th District seat in the Virginia House of Delegates, at the University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, Va. on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. Democrat Joshua Cole (pictured) debates Republican Bob Thomas for the 28th ...

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  15. The first weekend of December will start warm and sunnyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... faces increasingly dry conditions as shown in this week's Drought Monitor graphic. Per the University of Mary Washington weather station only 1.64" of rain arrived in November, a bit less than half of Fredericksburg's 3.35" normal total for the ...

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  16. Harry's Alehouse serves up a maple-bourbon old fashionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... , Va. on Nov. 1, 2017. Trevor Sherwin started bartending as a college student at the University of Mary Washington. Since then, he's enjoyed the variety of people he gets to talk to in the job. "You just get to meet folks from all walks of life, and ...

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  17. A manufacturer plans to expand in SpotsylvaniaRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 30 | Virginia Business

    ... Partnership worked with Spotsylvania County and the Fredericksburg Regional Alliance at the University of Mary Washington to secure the project for Virginia. Gov. Terry McAuliffe approved a $75,000 grant from the Commonwealth's Opportunity Fund to ...

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  18. UMW roundup: Eagles win CAC opener over St. Mary's, 68-57Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... or login if you are already a member. Junior guard Meghan Comer scored 16 points to lead the University of Mary Washington women's basketball team to a 68-57 win over St. Mary's College on Wednesday night at Ron Rosner Arena in both teams' Capital ...

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  19. APA Offers Research, Experts on Sexual Harassment Prevention in the WorkplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | Newswise

    ... Archdiocese priest abuse case. Expertise: Kilmartin is a professor emeritus of psychology at University of Mary Washington and author of the book The Masculine Self , which explores the psychology of men's issues including emotion, aggression, ...

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  20. "Relentless Principal" addresses 400-plus crowd at UMW MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | Fredericksburg.com

    Prince William County principal and Stafford County resident Hamish Brewer joins in on a selfie with audience members Monday evening at the University of Mary Washington. Prince William County principal and Stafford County resident Hamish Brewer joins in on a selfie with audience members Monday evening at the University of Mary Washington.

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