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The Blue & Gray Press | April 19, 2019

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Students affected by pipe burst in Eagle Landing

April 11, 2019 |

By LAUREN CLOSS
Editor-In-Chief
A hot water pipe burst in room 507 of Eagle Landing at 9:50 a.m. on April 6, spraying the facilities worker that had come to address a work order, sending water throughout all five floors on the north side and displacing 112 students.Read More

Mold causes concern in multiple residence halls

October 18, 2018 |

By ETHAN BLOUCH
Staff Writer
The mold infestation which began in Alvey and Arrington has spread to at least three other dorms on campus.Read More

Students voice concerns over elevator breakdowns

September 27, 2018 |

By ALICE HACKNEY
Staff Writer
On campus, six residence halls have elevators along with those in the Eagle Landing Apartments, and students have reported getting stuck in some of these on multiple occasions. 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

Chipping paint from the UC stairwell raises questions

March 17, 2016 |

By OCEANA PEEMOELLER

Near the start of the spring 2016 semester, students began to notice that paint on the underside of the grand staircase was beginning to flake off at the University of Mary Washington’s new University Center. The first sign of it was the white paint chips on the floor of the staircase.Read More

Return of post and chain fence at Ball Circle raises questions among students

January 28, 2016 |

By NICCO BARATTO

Students this semester may have noticed something different about Ball Circle. A post-and- chain fence, which now wraps the outer edges of the lawn, was reinstalled by Facilities Services as a preventative measure to protect the lawn from damage the circle underwent last semester. Read More

The unsung heroes of the UMW snow crisis

January 26, 2016 |

By ETHAN TOBIN

Students across the University of Mary Washington’s witnessed the first snowflakes of the long- anticipated Winter Storm Jonas, which began on Friday, Jan. 22 at 2 p.m. and lasted through early Sunday morning, dumping an estimated 18 inches of snow accumulation and ice, leaving campus closed Friday through Tuesday.Read More

Heating outage reaches campus due to emergency repairs

November 19, 2015 |

By KATHERINE BARTLES

On Nov. 6, the University of Mary Washington’s Facility Services sent out a campus wide announcement that they would be shutting down the steam and condensate systems on the Fredericksburg Campus.Read More

Fatal Car Accidents Prompt Concerns About Snow Policy

January 26, 2011 |

By: JULIE DYMON

With reports of two deaths in the local community due to icy conditions last week, University of Mary Washington commuters are becoming more concerned about their safety.

The Jan. 20 issue of the Bullet included a letter … Read More