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The Blue & Gray Press | March 25, 2017

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EagleOne Card Flocks to Local Businesses

September 6, 2007 |

BY MEGAN McDONOUGH

Students who are already tired of the food at Seacobeck and the Eagle’s Nest can now go off campus for food—and use their EagleOne debit accounts to do it.

Five off-campus restaurants, all near campus—Jake & Mike’s, … Read More

Store Plans Axed

September 6, 2007 |

BY JUSTIN TONEY

The University of Mary Washington has put the breaks on a planned downtown store, which had been expected to open later this fall. Budget cuts ordered by Gov. Tim Kaine have forced the school to rethink its … Read More

President Search Price Tag $92,500

September 6, 2007 |

By ERIN LEACH-KEMON

The University of Mary Washington’s Board of Visitors has hired the consulting group Greenwood and Associates to assist the Board in their search for the University’s next president. According to the school’s contract, Greenwood will be paid $92,500 … Read More

With Mounting Costs, Lee Hall Accrues Debt

February 22, 2007 |

By KATY BURNELL

wo million additional dollars are needed to finance an overhaul of Lee Hall, a project that was initially slated to cost $17 million, according to Vice President of Administration and Finance Rick Hurley. Hurley said UMW’s original … Read More

Personnel Shift at Health Center

February 22, 2007 |

By BRITTANY DEVRIES

After over thirty years under the same direction, the Health Department at the University of Mary Washington will go through an administrative transition. Ilma Overman, former University Physician and Director of the UMW Health Center, officially retires … Read More

Annual Auction For Psych

February 22, 2007 |

By SARAH FINNEY On Wednesday night, the fourth annual Topher Bill Memorial Scholarship Auction was held in Chandler Hall. The University of Mary Washington’s Psychology Department, with the Psi Chi Psychology Honor Society, helped plan, organize and operate this public … Read More

Frawley Hosts Open Forums

February 22, 2007 |

By KATY BURNELL

This week, President William Frawley set out to follow through with previously-made promises to improve communication between the office of the President and the UMW campus community. Frawley initially targeted improving communication as an issue in this … Read More

Politics Lead to Arrest For '06 Grad

February 22, 2007 | 3

By ERICA JACKSON

Last Saturday evening, UMW alumnus Andrew Stone left his Fredericksburg apartment on a mission: to confront members of the University’s College Republicans about their beliefs concerning the Iraqi War. With military brochures in hand and a list … Read More

Ecology Club Seeks Greener Campus

February 8, 2007 |

By BRITTANY DEVRIES

For some students at the University of Mary Washington, concern for the environment goes far beyond recycling duty in the residence halls. Through an Energy Conservation Initiative proposal, students in the Ecology Club have suggested that the … Read More

Mass Email Cut Has Downside

February 8, 2007 |

By MARY DAVID

University officials have recently changed the mass e-mail policy in efforts to reduce the number of e-mails going out to all faculty and students. While some of the administration seems positive about the change, faculty have expressed … Read More

School Asks For $35 M For Dorms

February 8, 2007 |

By KAY BOATNER

Residence halls at the University of Mary Washington are about to become a little less crowded. University officials have requested authority from the state government to raise $35 million to build new residence halls on campus.  Gov. … Read More

Honor Council Gets Advisor

February 8, 2007 |

By KATIE MORGAN

Dr. Bernard Chirico, vice president for student affairs and dean of students, was selected as the University’s advisor to the Honor Council in September. The position was created when President Frawley and the Board of Visitors delegated … Read More

Dodging ‘Moose,’ Student Crashes

February 8, 2007 |

By KATY BURNELL

When UMW Debate Coach Adrienne Brovero and her husband returned home from the library on Dec. 16,  they found tire tracks, broken glass and car parts littering their backyard. “The first thing we noticed was that the … Read More

Sex Column Divides Student Body

February 8, 2007 |

By ELIZABETH NOWROUZ

UMW is talking about sex. And not just that. It is talking about talking about sex. Students are choosing sides, and what began as the brainchild of a women’s studies class is now one of the most … Read More

Students React To ‘Poop Smell’

February 1, 2007 |

By MARY DAVID

University of Mary Washington alumnus Katie Molinaro, who graduated in December, was giving a campus tour in late September when the unmistakable odor of raw sewage permeated the area of the Woodard Campus Center. “What is that … Read More

Mental Health Group Starts UMW Chapter

February 1, 2007 |

By STACY HORNE

Ever had something that you were just dying to tell someone but you couldn’t?  Is your roommate sleeping with her boyfriend’s best friend and no one has a clue?  Is the pressure of finals stressing you out … Read More

Police Beat: Feb. 1

February 1, 2007 |

By STEPHANIE TAIT

Jan. 24—At 12:20 p.m., a 22-year-old female resident of the apartments reported to police that someone stole her parking decal from her car. There are no suspects or witnesses and the case is under investigation.

Jan. 25—At … Read More

Underuse An Issue For Parking Deck

February 1, 2007 |

By GRACIE HART

It was an early Tuesday afternoon and the recently-opened parking deck at the University of Mary Washington resembled a ghost town. The first and second levels of the garage had only ten cars parked in them combined, … Read More

Mace Now Banned On Campus

February 1, 2007 |

By EMILY FRANK

On a campus whose devotion to safety is as evident as the blue lights on every corner, some would be surprised to learn that mace and pepper spray are strictly prohibited in dining and residence halls. This … Read More

UMW Buys Up The Block

February 1, 2007 |

By STACY HORNE

After two years sitting vacant, the $2.5 million home on the corner of College Avenue and William St. may soon have an owner: the University of Mary Washington. On Tuesday, sellers accepted the contract for the house … Read More

Rescue Officials Overlook Treed Cat, Students Step In

February 1, 2007 |

By LAUREN BIRNEY

A UMW student may face charges for not complying with campus police after trying to rescue a cat from a tree on campus on Sunday, Jan. 21. Sophomore Jeff May had volunteered to ascend a tree after … Read More