By LAUREN CLOSS
Recently, Nike announced that Kaepernick would be the face of their latest “Just do it” campaign.
By SADIE ROBERTS
African American history is American history, and the University of Mary Washington highlighted just how important this history is by its recent donation to The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture, which opened Saturday, Sept. 24.
By VALERIE LAPOINTE
Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) recently recognized the efforts of the University of Mary Washington and President Rick Hurley in last semester’s commemoration of the Freedom Rides with a Congressional resolution.
Lewis was one of the 13 original …
The University of Mary Washington officially announced the graduation speakers on Dec. 6 for this year’s graduate and undergraduate commencement addresses, choosing speakers that continue UMW’s active role in commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Freedom Rides.
The two congressmen, …
By FRANCES WOMBLE
On Monday 600 members of the UMW community and distinguished guests gathered in front of a 1960s-era Greyhound Bus on Ball Circle to celebrate the unveiling of the Freedom Rides Exhibit which will remain there until March …
By: JULIE DYMON
President Rick Hurley, Chief of Staff Martin Wilder and a team of faculty are leading the university in a semester-long commemoration of James Farmer and the Freedom Riders.
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the …