Sunday Jan 16, 2022

Homecoming week continues with alternate schedule

by SAMANTHA STACHOWIAK Staff Writer Due to the high local rates of COVID-19 transmission, the University has opted to postpone the traditional Homecoming tailgate until the spring semester. Instead, UMW is celebrating its annual Homecoming Monday, Oct. 18 through Saturday, Oct. 23 with an alternate schedule and some new events. Throughout the week there are […]

#UMWTogether created to ease students’ stress

by ALYSSA SPENCER Staff Writer In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the UMW Student Activities and Engagement (SAE) and James Farmer Multicultural Center (JFMC) have created a hashtag to bring the UMW community some much-needed inspiration, positivity and connection during these challenging times. The hashtag, #UMWTogether, is featured on the @saeumw and @umwjfmc Instagram accounts […]

Finance Committee club funding allocation favors Class Council

Associate Editor
Since 2016, the budget of the UMW Finance Committee (FC), which allocates money to Tier 1 clubs on campus, has dropped significantly from previous years.

Club carnival drives club sport growth

Staff Writer
On Wednesday, Jan. 16, Student Activities and Engagement (SAE) hosted the Winter Club Carnival which featured over 100 clubs and organizations.

Where does funding go: Students weigh in on how UMW should spend their money


Senior Writer

Recently there have been concerns from students about academic funding at The University of Mary Washington, specifically surrounding the budget of individual majors within the academic colleges. According to information provided by the office of Marty Morrison, the majors with the highest funding are, in descending order, English, biology and business administration.

Possible firearms club sparks controversy at UMW

By HANNAH GALEONE  Senior Writer The University of Mary Washington has over 150 different clubs and organizations, adding new ones each year. However this school year the university has seen interest from some students on campus, to create a firearms club. The idea for the club however, has incited debate among students. There are students […]

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