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The Blue & Gray Press | December 11, 2016

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Track & Field opens season by breaking records at Roanoke Invite

December 8, 2016 |


The University of Mary Washington men and women’s track program began its season on Dec. 3 at the Roanoke College Bast-Cregger Invitational as a number of school records were broken and personal bests were set.Read More

How alone time and holidays go hand in hand

December 8, 2016 |


Maybe it’s just me, but the holiday season is one of obligation. People travel long distances to see their families, make too much food and sit around in the same room for hours.Read More

ResHall Recipes: gingerbread pancakes and banana bread

December 8, 2016 |


Christmas is filled with happiness and jolliness that gives you a warm and fuzzy feeling on the inside. These are the same emotions and reactions I get when I eat the food this holiday has to offer.Read More

Dive-In movie blows away low expectations

December 8, 2016 |


The University of Mary Washington’s Dive-In Movie event, put on by Campus Recreation in the Goolrick Pool, received a high turnout this past Friday. I went into the event expecting to see a small amount of people, … Read More

Give your gen eds a chance – they’re worth your time

December 8, 2016 |


There are times at college where it feels like I am going nowhere with my classes. When professors assign hours of work on subjects that are not applicable to your field of study, all I can think about is how much time I am wasting on topics that I am not interested in. Because this is a liberal arts school, many of the classes students take are general education requirements, resulting in every student feeling frustrated with the state of their education and usage of their time.

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Destress tips for finals week – puppies are key to success

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Whether you came to college knowing exactly what you want to do, or not, chances are things will change. I came to the University of Mary Washington knowing that I wanted to be a psychology major. Many people told me I would never find a job, and that if I did, it would never make enough money, but even through that, I was dead set on being a psychology major.Read More

Dec. 1 Podcast

December 8, 2016 |

Podcast from the Dec. 1 issue of the Blue & Gray Press Read More

March on Washington: women’s rights are human rights

December 8, 2016 |


On Jan. 21, 2017, our president-elect will serve his first full day in office. In response, there will be an organized assembly of gender and racially diverse feminists gathered in the nation’s capital in order to demonstrate unity and support for the women of this country. Although this is not an anti-Trump protest, it is a march that serves as a wake-up call for women’s rights as Donald J. Trump serves his first day as our nation’s leader. Women across the country will unify in efforts to support of the rights they fear losing to the new administration.Read More