By BRIAN HARNISH
The four-year eligibility rule in the NCAA is quite controversial amongst student-athletes.
By DALEY JENNINGS
From the moment I started college, my major was suddenly a definitive trait.
By SARAH HAMPTON
Being a student-athlete comes with many responsibilities, whether they be on the field, in the classroom or in the community. Adding Type 1 diabetes to the mix adds another layer of complexity.
By ELISABETH DELLAROVA
At their Sept. 27 meeting, the UMW Board of Visitors approved the submission of a proposal to the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV), requesting the creation of a degree program for the Communication and Digital Studies (CDS) major.
By EMILY SHUMAKER
On the verge of the halfway mark of Donald Trump’s presidency, in the wake of the allegations surrounding Kavanaugh and as an unprecedented number of Democratic women have decided to run for Congress, on Nov. 6, 2018, the United States of America will hold its midterm elections.
By ASHLEIGH GRIM
The collaborative dose of dancing that you’ve been missing is back this semester.
By KENNETH MCDONELL & RACHEL COOPER
Kayaking, live music, hiking, pumpkin patches, apple picking, Halloween spirit, and fall festivals. For students staying at UMW or in Fredericksburg for fall break, there are events to attend and places to visit around campus to enjoy the break.
By HARRY FISHER
Venom is by far one of the most interesting characters Marvel has ever produced
By GEMMA SPICKA-PROFFIT
In late September, four UMW athletes were awarded CAC athlete of the week
By JACK POLLARD
Surely you‘ve seen them by now. They‘re most likely positioned on your way to class, through the tunnel, or on the front steps of the UC: the messages, written in chalk and practically littered along Campus Walk.
By BRIDGET DANVER
Currently, the Eagles are on a three-game winning streak. The team is 12-8 overall and 3-0 in the CAC. Their next game is away at Salisbury University, on Saturday, Oct. 13.
By LAURA TAYLOR
On Tuesday, Oct. 2, between 5:30 a.m. and 7:00 a.m., the University of Mary Washington Students for Life organization chalked pro-life messages on Campus Walk around Monroe Hall, Lee Hall, and Woodard.
By LUKE HILLMER
The UMW Department of Public Safety reported that there has been a substantial increase in on-campus rapes over the past three years.
by KENNY MCDONELL
Sitting Republican Congressman Rob Wittman of Westmoreland County and Democratic challenger Vangie Williams of King George are set to battle it out in a 1st District congressional debate to be held at University of Mary Washington.
By BRIDGET DANVER
This year, UMW made it a requirement for RAs to be present when roommates complete the agreements, and this rule is unnecessary.
By SAVANNAH BOYD
I propose that student athletes should be able to have preferential registration while registering for the semester in which their traditional season takes place.
By ELIZABETH FINTO
Sports make up a large part of Mary Washington’s community and have a unique impact on the college experiences of athletes.
By THE BLUE AND GRAY EDITORIAL BOARD
The editorial staff of the Blue and Gray encourages you to vote in the November 6 election.
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By RILEY DOHERTY
The UMW Athletics Department has no plans to create an official university football program now or in the near future.
Few movies have managed to disappoint me as much as Shane Black’s “The Predator.”
By CAMERON ASHLEY
Recently, the applications for UMW Domain Fellows closed and a new group of applicants became the next group of students to participate in the second year of this program, in which students create their own projects using UMW’s Domain of One’s Own.
By MATTHEW LEIBOWITZ
“Bi-partisan polarization is at an all time high in this country and its divide has never felt more rigid.”
By ALICEN HACKNEY
With the release of their most recent album “Hypochondriac,” which came out on Aug 24, The Frights have stretched from their consistent surf punk sound to encompass a grungy and rather clear studio sound.