Vice President for Student Affairs Doug Searcy and Executive Director of the Center for Honor, Leadership and Service David Rettinger,
presented a program on UMW’s Center for Honor, Leadership and Service in Norfolk, VA. The presentation took place at the 64th Annual Conference of the Southern Association for College Student Affairs from Nov. 2 through Nov. 4. The program was aimed toward the strengths of the center’s program and, ultimately, improving the curricular points of the university.
Webmaster Curtiss Grymala and Director of Digital Communications Shelley Keith
took part in an all-night “hackathon” Oct. 6 through Oct. 9 to raise money for Ride for Roswell. The event took place at HighEdWeb 2013 in Buffalo, NY and supported the Roswell Park Cancer Institute. The fundraiser lasted from 7 p.m. to 4 a.m. and totaled over 400 labor hours from roughly 75 participants.
Associate Professor of Political Science and International Affairs Surupa Gupta,
spoke in Washington, D.C. at the Transatlantic Academy of the German Marshall Fund of the United States on Nov. 5. The workshop was called “India and the Liberal World Order” and focused on India’s engagement with global economic institutions.