The Weekly Ringer

The University of Mary Washington Student Newspaper

News

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KATY BURNELL Oct. 26- At 2 a.m., Fredericksburg Police arrested 19-year-old residential student Nancy Bechtold outside of Houston’s on charges...

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ERIN LEACH-KEMON Former University of Mary Washington student David Ware was arrested last November for stealing what school officials report...

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STEPHANIE BREIJO Nine current and former members of the University of Mary Washington men’s basketball team appeared alongside three additional...

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MEGAN MCDONOUGH Sophomore Rebekah Blackwell was alarmed when she opened a copy of the 2007 University of Mary Washington yearbook...

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KATY BURNELL Oct. 20- At 4:44 p.m., campus police summoned  emergency medical assistance to the corner of College Ave and...

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SARAH FINNEY In 2005, the University of Mary Washington opened the doors to the new $4 million indoor Tennis center....

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KATY BURNELL AND JUSTIN TONEY With 15 years of UMW housekeeping under her belt, Roslyn Woolfolk thought she had seen...

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MARY KATE MARKANO Campus police say they hope the recent string of bicycle thefts has been broken with their arrest...

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LAUREN JERGENSON University of Mary Washington coaches are fearing potential job cuts due to a new proposal to remove the...

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KATY BURNELL Oct. 12- At 3:33 a.m., a Jefferson Hall R.A. summoned police to the first-floor room of a 19-year-old...

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JESSICA MASSULI Centennial banners representing 100 years of University of Mary Washington history, have been disappearing due to theft across...

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KATY BURNELL A campus-wide health alert confirming three cases of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus among residential students sent Tuesday urged the...

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STEPHANIE BREIJO A University of Mary Washington sophomore was airlifted to the INOVA Regional Trauma Center in Fairfax, Va. after...

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ERIN LEACH-KEMON AND KAT SAUNDERS Last Thursday, hundreds of Mary Washington students assembled in response to a graphic four-hour anti-abortion...

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JOEY MERKEL The two luxury homes the University of Mary Washington bought last school year for a combined $3.2 million...

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KATY BURNELL Oct. 1- At 6:12 a.m., three UMW housekeepers requested emergency assistance from inside the Combs Hall elevator after...

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KATY BURNELL Oct. 2- At 3:19 p.m., an officer on bike patrol reported activating his lights to pull over a...

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PHIL WHITE Out of a pool of 50 applicants, only eight were selected to receive the prestigious Jennings Randolph Fellowship...

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GRACIE HART Last year the University of Mary Washington spent approximately $190,000 to rent office space a mile off campus...

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University of Mary Washington students have found a more noticeable advertising space than the campus’ traditional spirit rock, painting club...

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SAMUEL CHANG University of Mary Washington officials have closed the Eagle’s Nest deck indefinitely due to fire safety and structural...

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MARY KATE MARKANO For decades, UMW’s faculty and staff have lobbied for on-site child care. Finally, this fall, the University...

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KATY BURNELL Sep.  24-At 3:10 p.m., a 20-year-old male Mason Hall resident informed police that his blue equestrian jacket, valued...

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STEPHANIE BREIJO Outraged University of Mary Washington junior Channon Fulton launched a week-long protest on Monday at the university’s fountain...

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MEGAN MCDONOUGH Last year, students seeking medicine had to trek to Giant or CVS to get their prescription filled. This...