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Jan 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Gari Melchers Home and Studio
Preschool Palette Ages 2-5 years old Innovative, hour-long art lessons inspire your child’s imagination and creativity. Join us for hands-on art activities, along with age-appropriate studio tours, garden walks, entertaining stories, and more!
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Jan 24 @ 7:30 pm Dodd Auditorium, George Washington Hall
Presented by David O. Stewart, author of The Wilson Deception. This program is open to the public free of charge and no admission tickets are required. Program begins at 7:30 p.m. in Dodd Auditorium in […]
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Jan 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Gari Melchers Home and Studio
Preschool Palette Ages 2-5 years old Innovative, hour-long art lessons inspire your child’s imagination and creativity. Join us for hands-on art activities, along with age-appropriate studio tours, garden walks, entertaining stories, and more! 10 – […]
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Jan 25 @ 7:00 pm Chandler Ballroom, University Center
Bakari Sellers is an attorney, public servant, and passionate speaker about civil rights, equality, education, and faith. A graduate of Morehouse College, Sellers earned his juris doctorate from the University Of South Carolina School Of […]
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Jan 25 @ 7:00 pm Monroe Hall, Room 346
Human Rights and Media Freedom Issues in Contemporary Turkey: Featuring Abdulhamit Bilici and Mahir Zeynalov. A panel on media freedom and human rights issues in contemporary Turkey, sponsored by the Middle East Studies Program, with […]
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Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Gari Melchers Home and Studio
Preschool Palette Ages 2-5 years old Innovative, hour-long art lessons inspire your child’s imagination and creativity. Join us for hands-on art activities, along with age-appropriate studio tours, garden walks, entertaining stories, and more!
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Jan 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm duPont Gallery
A Hot Smidge, by Sidney Mullis’14 is the inaugural exhibition of Origin, celebrating UMW studio art alumni. The exhibition of video, projection, interactive objects and sculpture is a “visual playground to probe how gender exists,” […]
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Jan 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Ridderhof Martin Gallery
Drawn from the KIA collection, this exhibition includes works by American modernists including Stuart Davis, Marsden Hartley, John Marin, Charles Sheeler, Max Weber and others. Responding to the artistic developments in Europe, these artists sought […]
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Jan 26 @ 7:00 pm Chandler Ballroo A & B, University Center
Sponsored by the Black Student Association, Brothers of a New Direction, Students Educating and Empowering for Diversity, Women of Color, Islamic Student Association and People for the Rights of Individuals of Sexual Minorities. Faculty, staff […]
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Jan 26 @ 7:30 pm Dodd Auditorium
Annual Commemoration of the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
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Jan 27 – Feb 5 all-day duPont Gallery
A Hot Smidge, by Sidney Mullis’14 is the inaugural exhibition of Origin, celebrating UMW studio art alumni. The exhibition of video, projection, interactive objects and sculpture is a “visual playground to probe how gender exists,” […]
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Jan 27 – Apr 2 all-day Ridderhof Martin Gallery
Drawn from the KIA collection, this exhibition includes works by American modernists including Stuart Davis, Marsden Hartley, John Marin, Charles Sheeler, Max Weber and others. Responding to the artistic developments in Europe, these artists sought […]
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Jan 29 @ 2:00 pm Gari Melchers Home and Studio
Conducted by Virginia Master Naturalists, these informative walks cover a mile of trails in both woodlands and fields and also touch on the historic ruins of Belmont’s past. Please wear sturdy footwear. Meet outside the […]
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Jan 31 @ 7:30 pm Dodd Auditorium, George Washington Hall
Presented by James Kaplan, author of The Voice and Sinatra: The Chairman. This program is open to the public free of charge and no admission tickets are required. Program begins at 7:30 p.m. in Dodd […]
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Feb 1 @ 5:00 pm Lee Hall, Room 412
In honor of Black History Month, Dr. Wanda Simpkins will lead a discussion on the roles of black women in cinematic history and how portrayals of these archetypes affect perceptions and stereotypes about this community.
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Feb 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Hurley Convergence Center, Digital Auditorium
Dr. Leo G. Mazow, Louise B. and J. Harwood Cochrane Curator of American Art at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, will give a lecture titled “Defining American Modernisms.” The lecture is in association with […]
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Feb 2 @ 7:30 pm Dodd Auditorium, George Washington Hall
Presented by John Sedgwick, author of War of Two. This program is open to the public free of charge and no admission tickets are required. Program begins at 7:30 p.m. in Dodd Auditorium in George […]
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Feb 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm James Monroe Museum
An evening of storytelling, harp, songs and the dulcimer with Eve Watters. Sponsored in part by the Virginia Commission for the Arts.
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Feb 4 @ 3:00 pm Dodd Auditorium
Join gospel choirs and praise dance teams from several Virginia colleges and universities as they engage in spiritual song and dance. Sponsored by Voices of Praise and UMW Praise Dance Team.
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Feb 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm Hurley Convergence Center's Digital Auditorium
Next Reflex Dance Collective and Light Switch Dance Theatre present en Route A Touring Dance Project, a one-night dance event at the Hurley Convergence Center’s Digital Auditorium on the campus of University of Mary Washington […]
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Feb 6 @ 6:00 pm Colonnade Room, University Center
Thanks to a strict Muslim upbringing that largely shielded him from the outside world, Tariq’s first year of college proves transformative. That is, until the 9/11 terrorist attacks invite growing suspicion and distrust from his […]
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Feb 7 @ 7:30 pm Dodd Auditorium, George Washington Hall
Presented by Kenneth Greenberg, editor of Nat Turner: A Slave Rebellion in History and Memory.   This program is open to the public free of charge and no admission tickets are required. Program begins at […]
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Feb 8 @ 7:00 pm Hurley Convergence Center, Digital Auditorium
Margarita Anderson and her family made history and dominated headlines as national media covered their year-long stand in honor of black professionals, entrepreneurs, businesses and neighborhoods. The Anderson family lived exclusively off black business and […]
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Feb 9 @ 7:30 pm Dodd Auditorium, George Washington Hall
Presented by Scott Eyman, author of John Wayne: The Life and Legend. This program is open to the public free of charge and no admission tickets are required. Program begins at 7:30 p.m. in Dodd […]
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Feb 10 @ 6:00 pm Chandler Ballroom, University Center
With a culture that is so diverse, Colors of Africa will raise awareness and highlight Caribbean, African, and traditionally African American culture through music, dance, and food! Sponsored by the African Student Union, Brothers of […]
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Feb 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Gari Melchers Home and Studio
Preschool Palette Ages 2-5 years old Innovative, hour-long art lessons inspire your child’s imagination and creativity. Join us for hands-on art activities, along with age-appropriate studio tours, garden walks, entertaining stories, and more!
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Feb 14 @ 7:30 pm Dodd Auditorium, George Washington Hall
Presented by Charles Leerhsen, author of Ty Cobb: A Terrible Beauty. This program is open to the public free of charge and no admission tickets are required. Program begins at 7:30 p.m. in Dodd Auditorium […]