Sunday Jan 16, 2022

Marshall Hall to be demolished, replaced by theatre building

by BRADEN ROBERTS Staff Writer Marshall Hall will be razed and rebuilt as the new location for the Department of Theatre and Dance. The architecture is currently being planned and demolition should go into effect in 2023. The new building is expected to be finished two years after that. Once the new theatre building is […]

Marshall Hall to be replaced by new theater under President Paino’s ten-year plan

Senior Writer
As the community at the University of Mary Washington expands and grows, so will the campus and University facilities.

Sexual battery incident causes students to question campus safety


Staff Writer

On Thursday, Nov. 16, a sexual battery took place on campus in the parking lot behind the Simpson Library and Pollard Hall around 3:35 pm. According to Marty Morrison in a school-wide email, a male wearing a black sweatshirt and blue sweat pants, approached a female student and grabbed her buttocks. After she confronted the male about the situation, he told her that he was joking with her and ran towards the direction of the Eagle’s Nest located in Woodard Hall.

duPont art complex to undergo renovations


Staff Writer

Last week, UMW Provost Nina Mikhalevsky confirmed that the university is making plans to renovate Melchers, duPont and Pollard Hall. The duPont arts complex consists of Melchers Hall, Pollard Hall and DuPont Hall, which house the departments of art and art history, music, theater and dance, respectively.

Electro Acoustic Barndance brings unique variety of talent to UMW

By TESS OSMER Concert 1 There were no “sweat britches,” as Dr. Mark Snyder of the Music Department at the University Mary Washington calls newly trending ‘sweat-pant- shorts.’ There were, however, a lot of black- framed glasses and plaid button down shirts at this years Electro Acoustic Barn Dance, a festival of 12 separate concerts, […]

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