According to legend, Anne Bailey rode to present-day Lewisburg to obtain ammunition for settlers at Fort Lee at present-day Charleston, which was being attacked by Native Americans. More recent studies suggest this incident may never have occurred. On February 14, John S. Gallaher first published the Ladies' Garland newspaper at Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, one of the first newspapers addressed primarily to women. On March 23, the Virginia General Assembly passed an act confirming the sale of a lot and house belonging to the Monongalia Academy in Morgantown and authorizing the academy to establish a female seminary.
This event has been postponed due to the suspension of in-person classes and events on the WVU campus. Nationally-touring productions exhibit the same quality seen on Broadway that you have come to expect from University Arts Series productions. Some shows use the same sets and costumes from the Broadway production. The University Arts Series is presented by.