By GINNY BIXBY
When Natalie Johns, president of the UMW Firearms Club, painted the spirit rock with some other members on Feb. 14, she had no idea that the message she painted would cause such an uproar among students.
By MIRANDA O’CONNOR
On Saturday, January 20, the University of Mary Washington Leadership Winter Symposium took place on UMW’s campus in Dodd Auditorium. The Winter Symposium, put on by the Student Leadership Committee, was a mandatory program for all student organization leaders; and built upon the meaningful conversations that were held during the August Leadership Summit.
Last school year, the Student Senate passed a motion requesting that the school provide Tampons and Pad dispensers in campus buildings such as the University Center. The motion passed through both the Senate and Executive Cabinet of SGA. Now after several months of deliberation, this motion was put into act on Sept. 25 and free feminine hygiene products are offered in various locations across campus.
By STEPHANIE TIPPLE
The President of the Inter Club Association (ICA), Mike Powers, has stepped down from his position. Powers, a senior, who took on the position this past April said he is stepping down for “personal reasons.”
Last Tuesday at the Inter Club Association meeting, Internal Auditor Tera Kovanes announced that all university clubs are required to conform to existing state laws about purchasing from local minority and female owned small businesses because they are spending state …