Archives for 2016

Business Services eUpdate–December 2016

2016 UMW Ornament The 2016 UMW ornament is here! The ornament is a beautiful, full-color representation of the Monroe Fountain. Ornaments are $19.99 and available for purchase in the Bookstore and online at bookstore.umw.edu. Faculty/Staff/Student Appreciation Sales Event From December 12-16, shop the UMW Bookstore's annual winter sale! Just in time for the holidays, receive 20% off of UMW apparel, gifts, and insignia. Sale includes in-stock diploma frames, clearance, and marked down merchandise. Discount is applied to all applicable merchandise. Esfuerza de Amor (Labor of Love) BOGO 1/2 Off Sale From now until December 16: buy one hand-made piece of jewelry; get the second one of equal or lesser value half off. Online Orders and Free Shipping The Bookstore is offering FREE shipping on all items ordered online through December 9! Simply use the code FREESHIP at checkout. Be sure to place online orders on or before December 9 to receive them before the … [Read more...]

November Business Services eUpdate

Business Services Changes Beginning November 5, Business Services will undergo several administrative changes. Erma Baker, Assistant Vice President for Business Services and Chief Procurement Officer, will be leaving the University. Melva Kishpaugh will serve as UMW Interim Director of Procurement. She can be reached by email at mkishpau@umw.edu, or by phone at x1084. Kathy Sandor will serve as Interim Director of Business Services, overseeing the Bookstore, Copy Center, EagleOne, Licensing, Parking Management, Post Office, and Vending. She can be reached at kunderwo@umw.edu, or x1648. Melva and Kathy will report to Rick Pearce in the division of Administration and Finance. Dale Elethorp, Central Storeroom Manager, is also departing the University. The Storeroom, surplus, and physical asset tracking roles will move under the direction of Facilities Services. Contact John Wiltenmuth at jwiltenm@umw.edu or x2080 if you have any questions. Thank you to Erma and Dale for their … [Read more...]

Business Services eUpdate — October 2016

Staff Appreciation Sale UMW Faculty and staff: enjoy 20% off one regularly priced UMW gift or apparel item! Sales are on: October 17, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. October 18, 8 a.m. - 11 a.m.; 1:45 - 6 p.m. The Bookstore will be closed from 11 a.m. - 1:45 p.m. for the Employee Luncheon. UMW Book Club The UMW Book Club will meet from noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, October 19, in the Bookstore. The group will be discussing Tail Gait by Rita Mae Brown. For more information, contact Margaret Mock at mmock@umw.edu or x1017. Textbook Adoptions & Scholarship Opportunity Textbook adoptions for Spring 2017 are due October 14. Departments with 100% on-time adoptions are eligible to win up to $2,500.00 in Pepsi Scholarship funds for students’ course materials. Upcoming Author Signings On October 13, UMW's own Warren Rochelle will be signing copies of his new supernatural novel The Werewolf and His Boy in Combs 139 at 5 p.m. Alan Michael Parker will be signing copies of … [Read more...]

Upcoming Author Signings

On October 13, UMW's own Warren Rochelle will be signing copies of his new supernatural novel The Werewolf and His Boy in Combs 139 at 5 p.m. Alan Michael Parker will be signing copies of his collection of poems entitled "Long Division" on October 26 beginning at 6 p.m. at 1201 William St. … [Read more...]

Textbook Adoptions and Scholarship Opportunity

Textbook adoptions for Spring 2017 are due October 14. Departments with 100% on-time adoptions are eligible to win up to $2,500.00 in Pepsi Scholarship funds for students’ course materials. … [Read more...]

Staff Appreciation Sale

UMW Faculty and staff: enjoy 20% off one regularly priced UMW gift or apparel item! Sales are on: October 17, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. October 18, 8 a.m. - 11 a.m.; 1:45 - 6 p.m. The Bookstore will be closed from 11 a.m. - 1:45 p.m. for the Employee Luncheon. … [Read more...]

UMW Book Club

The UMW Book Club will meet from noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, October 19, in the Bookstore. The group will be discussing Tail Gait by Rita Mae Brown. For more information, contact Margaret Mock at mmock@umw.edu or x1017. … [Read more...]

New Social Media

Follow @umw_bookstore on Snapchat and Instagram! Check out the store's new student-run pages for pictures of apparel, snacks, or fellow students at work. … [Read more...]

New Employee

Please welcome Justin Carrico, the newest member of the Bookstore Team! Justin is the new Operations Manager. He can be reached at jcarrico@umw.edu, or x1767. … [Read more...]

Lot Reservation

On Friday, October 21, the Jepson Lot is reserved for the Digital Identity Panel. The lot will be closed for faculty and staff for that day only. … [Read more...]