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The Blue & Gray Press | August 18, 2018

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UMW prepares for the departure of Dr. Joella Killian

February 8, 2018 |


Staff Writer

After 34 years, the university is bidding farewell to one of its most renowned faces within the biology department, Dr. Joella Killian. With a doctoral degree in Entomology, Killian has proven to be a centripetal force behind student success throughout the department since she came to the university in 1984.Read More

Professor given Fulbright Scholar grant

April 24, 2014 |

Dianne Baker was recently selected to receive a 2014-2015 Fulbright Scholar U.S. Grant. Baker is an associate professor of biological sciences at the University Mary Washington. Baker will travel to the Norwegian University of Life Sciences in Olso, Norway in order to start her research, which will begin in Jan. 2015Read More

Class Credits in Jeopardy

November 18, 2010 |


During recent discussions about the university’s Strategic Plan, a proposal surfaced to do away with the current credited class system.

Currently, in order to graduate from UMW with a bachelor of arts or a bachelor of science … Read More

Student studies virus

November 10, 2010 |

By Julianna Truslow

UMW was one of the first schools in the nation accepted to a program sponsored by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.

The two-year program is called the Science Education Alliance and is offered as the introductory biology … Read More