Articles By: UMW Bullet

Bistro Bethem cooks uo more than just good food with musical performance

Bistro Bethem cooks uo more than just good food with musical performance

Students may not realize that the University of Mary Washington’s home, Fredericksburg, Va., offers a diverse local scene. Some of the biggest highlights in downtown Fredericksburg are the local produce, art and music. One downtown hotspot that pulls together all these elements and draws in the locals is Bistro Bethem.

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‘Lysistrata’ brings sex strike to Klein Theatre

‘Lysistrata’ brings sex strike to Klein Theatre

Choas and feminist themes combine in the highly satirical representation of the ancient Greek play “Lysistrata,” performed at the University of Mary Washington this spring.

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Yik Yak, Twitter’s darker, more anonymous twin

Yik Yak, Twitter’s darker, more anonymous twin

Social media plays a major role in the lives of our generation. It seems that everyone today owns a smartphone and spends a good portion of their day focused on the device and all it has to offer.

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Students showcase an array of talent through Diversity Dance Party

Multicultural weekend at University of Mary Washington is a time that many students cherish and look forward to as an opportunity to embrace and learn about the many cultures within the UMW community. Varieties of music, food, clothing and dancing are all major focal points of the weekend, and the Celebrating Cultural Diversity Weekend Dance Party was an exciting exhibition of culture and talent.

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Easy to make, healthy pizza

Easy to make, healthy pizza

College students tend to find themselves so busy that finding healthy food choices is not on their to-do list. In the next week most of us will find ourselves with our noses in books and crunching in time to eat. Well do not fret! There are solutions out there.

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Students should adopt Meatless Mondays in honor of Earth Day

Students should adopt Meatless Mondays in honor of Earth Day

With so many facets of people’s lives managed online nowadays, it is terrifying when reminded that all precautions taken to safeguard personal information could in an instant be rendered null and void, with everything in the hands of a hacker.

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Stephen Colbert faces severe backlash from offensive Tweet

Stephen Colbert faces severe backlash from offensive Tweet

How much of a responsibility do comedians hold for their words taken out of context?
Stephen Colbert, host of the popular Comedy Central show “The Colbert Report” recently came under fire for a quotation posted to Twitter via the account @ColbertReport.

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Celebrities make strong statement against photo retouching

Celebrities make strong statement against photo retouching

The Grammy winning singer Lorde recently spoke out against the practice of photo retouching, using her Twitter account to send a message to fans.

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Heartbleed starts dialogue for the actual safety of online

Heartbleed starts dialogue for the actual safety of online

With so many facets of people’s lives managed online nowadays, it is terrifying when reminded that all precautions taken to safeguard personal information could in an instant be rendered null and void, with everything in the hands of a hacker.

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