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Letter: Marymount student-housing proposal needs to go

Editor: Marymount University recently announced a new housing mandate that requires a four-year residential requirement for those who do not live off-campus with relatives. As a proud Saint, I strongly oppose this policy, as this will affect me personally...

Marymount makes Hall of Fame selections

The Marymount University Athletics Hall of Fame committee has announced its 15th class, set to be inducted Friday, Oct. 15 at the Westin Arlington Gateway. The inductees are Bobby Barrett (men’s swimming, Class of 2008), Cori Carson (women’s basketball), Stephen...

Wakefield, Marymount busy hiring coaches

Wakefield High School and Marymount University each have hired some new or interim head coaches in recent weeks. At Wakefield, Shanan Knox has been hired as the baseball coach, Jackie Beathea chosen for girls basketball coach and Sam Sharp for...

Italian artists featured at new Marymount exhibition

Cody Gallery, located at the Ballston campus of Marymount University, will present the exhibition “Magnifica,” debuting new work by the Italian female artists Goldschmied & Chiari, running Sept. 1 to Dec. 4. The exhibition is curated by Allison Nance and...

Parking lot becomes green space at Marymount

Marymount University will open its new academic year with a more natural setting in front of the institution’s historic Main House. University officials have transformed the surface parking lot, which had stood in front of the building along North Glebe...

Marymount grad earns fellowship to continue study of anesthesia

Courtney Stephens, a 2020 graduate of Marymount University, has received a 2021 fellowship from the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, awarded to students pursuing their first year of graduate or professional study. Stephens was one of four students nationally...

Marymount sets details of homecoming celebration

In another sign of hoped-for normalcy in coming months, Marymount University has announced plans for its 2021 homecoming weekend, to run Oct. 14-18. Planned events include campus tours, lectures, a brunch for students attending the university from 1961-71, a welcome...

Marymount team aids with survey of ‘heat islands’ in Va.

Dr. Susan Agolini, an assistant professor of biology at Marymount University, recently led more than 20 “community scientists” from across Northern Virginia to understand where residents are most at risk during extreme heat waves. The effort was part of a...

University garners grant funding in to battle high-risk drinking

Marymount University is one of 10 community organizations or educational institutions in Virginia to share in grant funding to help reduce underage and high-risk drinking in their communities. Over the coming year, grant recipients will work in partnership with the...

Marymount golfers win two league titles

The Marymount University Saints women’s golf team continued to receive recognition in recent days after enjoying one of its best seasons in program history. Marymount players Isabel Trojillo, a junior, and sophomore Hunter Gillis were named to the Virginia Sports...
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No injuries reported in Fairlington shooting incident

On Oct. 19 at 9:40 a.m., an individual approached the area of the 4400 block of 31st Street South...
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