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The Blue & Gray Press | May 23, 2019

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Allison Tovey

Voting proves difficult for University of Mary Washington students due to precinct confusion

April 11, 2019 |

By LAURA SCHNEIDER AND ALLISON TOVEY
Contributing Writer and Senior Writer
When students arrive on campus in the fall, they are often approached by people carrying clipboards on Campus Walk or at the University Center, asking them to register to vote. Read More

Student and alumni band prepares to release second album

April 4, 2019 |

By ALLISON TOVEY
Staff Writer
Made up of UMW students and alum, So Badly is a four-piece band consisting of bassist and singer Grace Howie, guitarist and singer Sarah Kinzer, guitarist Kevin Coleman and drummer Daniel Drees.Read More

2018 alumna Carmen Lily Flores found her passion for creating music at UMW

February 21, 2019 |

By ALISON TOVEY
Senior Writer
The successful singer added a music major in her senior year on top of the international relations degree she had been pursuing. Read More

Club carnival drives club sport growth

January 24, 2019 |

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

Musician profile: Drake Dragone creates thematic music

December 6, 2018 |

By ALLISON TOVEY
Staff Writer
A senior music major focusing on composition and music technology, Drake Dragone writes about a lot of serious subject matter. But he makes it cathartic and joyful with the help of the Fredericksburg music scene.Read More

UMW student musician inspires others through music

September 27, 2018 |

By ALLISON TOVEY
Staff Writer
For some people, music is just something they enjoy. For others, it is something that becomes a part of them. Such is the case for UMW senior Abby Steinberg.Read More

Homecoming brings back old faces

October 19, 2017 |

MACKENZIE HARD 

Staff Writer

Each year, in mid-October, students across Mary Washington’s campus come together to celebrate Homecoming weekend, including Alumni.Read More

UC bike pump taken for repairs

October 19, 2017 |

By ALLISON TOVEY

Staff Writer

The bike pump located by the University Center was taken away for repairs earlier in October.  The university’s original goal was for the pump to be fixed and back at the University Center by the time students returned from fall break.Read More

White House should stay out of Jemele Hill tweeting controversy

September 20, 2017 |

By ALLISON TOVEY

Staff Writer

On Monday Sept. 11, Jemele Hill, a host of ESPN’s SportsCenter, posted a series of tweets speaking out about Donald Trump and the bigotry that he has expressed time and time again.Read More

Vocelli worker accident leads to additional delivery fee

September 14, 2017 |

Allison Tovey

Staff Writer

After an accident between two Vocelli delivery bicyclists, Vocelli manager, Steve Randall, needed to raise money to cover workers’ compensation and a rising insurance rate. Randall said that the cause of the accident was the removal of the mirror on the Eagle Village bridge. The delivery bicyclists were coming towards each other around a corner and collided. “One worker shattered his elbow,” said Randall.Read More