Marymount hosts impactful FAFSA roundtable event with Sen. Mark Warner

Marymount hosts impactful FAFSA roundtable event with Sen. Mark Warner

This week, Marymount University hosted a roundtable discussion led by Sen. Mark Warner (D-VA) to learn more about the recent problems surrounding this year’s rollout of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and its impact on students and families. Representatives included students, counselors and administrators from Marymount, George Mason University and Northern Virginia […]

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Marymount junior named Newman Civic Fellow for fostering cultural visibility on campus

Marymount junior named Newman Civic Fellow for fostering cultural visibility on campus

Junior Biology student Krishna Dodia has been selected as a Newman Civic Fellow for the 2024-25 academic year alongside almost 150 students nationwide. The Newman Civic Fellowship, presented by Campus Compact, recognizes students who display outstanding leadership potential and commitment to creating positive change. School leaders nominate students who have contributed positively to their campus […]

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Marymount hosting USA Biolympiad Finals for third straight year

Marymount hosting USA Biolympiad Finals for third straight year

The Center for Excellence in Education (CEE) has announced that Marymount University will host the 2024 USA Biolympiad (USABO) National Finals for the third consecutive year. The competition will be held on Marymount’s main campus from May 25 to June 8. The competition features 20 high school students from across the country participating in 10 […]

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Marymount’s 73rd annual commencement ceremonies honor Class of 2024

Marymount’s 73rd annual commencement ceremonies honor Class of 2024

Nearly 930 students received their degrees this past weekend during Marymount University’s 73rd annual commencement ceremonies, held at Converse Family Field on the institution’s main campus in Arlington. Celebrating the Class of 2024, commencement ceremonies organized by each of Marymount’s three colleges were held from May 10-12 for students who qualified for graduation from the […]

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Portfolio in Motion: Soirée blends elegance, boldness in fashion showcase

Portfolio in Motion: Soirée blends elegance, boldness in fashion showcase

Last weekend, Marymount University students transported audiences to a suave “Soirée” during the 2024 Portfolio in Motion fashion showcase. The show featured a variety of looks, from modern bridal pieces to edgy streetwear, all themed around elegance and sophistication. “This year’s Portfolio in Motion showcased an elegant environment for a dinner party, Soirée,” said Julia […]

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Researchers unveil findings on history of housing discrimination in Northern Virginia

Researchers unveil findings on history of housing discrimination in Northern Virginia

An interdisciplinary team of researchers from Marymount University and the University of Mary Washington has officially released the website Documenting Exclusion and Resilience, which documents its ongoing research into the history of racially restrictive housing covenants across Northern Virginia. Racially restrictive covenants limited who could own or use land based on race, nationality or religious […]

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Three Interior Design students earn spots in Metropolis Future100 Class of 2024

Three Interior Design students earn spots in Metropolis Future100 Class of 2024

  Metropolis Magazine publishes its Future100 list each year, designating 50 interior design and 50 architecture students as the best emerging designers in North America. Students on the Future100 list are connected directly to top architecture and design firms as companies scout the best and brightest talent. Since 2021, Marymount University has had three students […]

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Commencement speakers named for Marymount’s 2024 ceremonies

Commencement speakers named for Marymount's 2024 ceremonies

  Next month, 928 students will receive their degrees over three days during Marymount University’s 73rd annual commencement ceremonies. The newest graduates of Marymount, Virginia’s first and only Hispanic-Serving Institution and the state’s most diverse private institution, will hear from three distinguished speakers – Hilton President and CEO Christopher Nassetta, Monumental Sports co-owner Raul Fernandez and […]

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New agreements with Virginia Tech create exciting pathways for Computer Science, Engineering students

New agreements with Virginia Tech create exciting pathways for Computer Science, Engineering students

  On April 15, Marymount University hosted representatives from Virginia Tech’s Innovation Campus for an official signing ceremony that cements new accelerated course pathways for Marymount students interested in pursuing computer science or engineering at the graduate level. Over a dozen high-level administrators from both institutions gathered to witness the signing.  The articulation agreements allow […]

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Marymount names Dr. Anne Magro as new College of BILT Dean

Marymount names Dr. Anne Magro as new College of BILT Dean

  Dr. Anne Magro has been appointed the next Dean of Marymount University’s College of Business, Innovation, Leadership and Technology (BILT). Starting in May, she will lead a College at the cutting edge of innovation, with leading programs in domestic and international business and management, information technology, economics, design, art, cybersecurity and more. Following a […]

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