Cupola Connect May 2014
  Monthly News Highlights
  Commencement 2014 > A Picturesque Commencement
A perfectly sunny, mild morning greeted Mary Baldwin College’s 371 graduates and their families and friends May 18 for Commencement.

In the News

Rick Blunt as Falstaff

ASC actor Rick Blunt (MFA ’06) crafts bigger-than-life characters
Full of stories, he regales about working at a butcher shop as a teenager, climbing telephone poles during a job in his 20s and being a bouncer at Luigi's on North Augusta Street while in grad school at Mary Baldwin College.

  Day to Lead the Way > Online Day of Giving Raises $74K
Mary Baldwin College’s one-day social media fundraiser engaged 541 donors and raised $74,000 for the Baldwin Fund.
  MBC Sign > Class of 2014 Dedicates New Sign
Faculty, staff, and students joined Class of 2014 officers May 16 to dedicate the senior class gift, a curved brick sign and planting bed marking the Frederick Street entrance to the college.
  Dmitry > Community Mourns Loss of ‘Bright Star’
Mary Baldwin College, the Heifetz International Music Institute, and the greater Staunton community were shocked to learn that Russian cellist Dmitry Volkov — who was nearing the end of his yearlong, successful classical music outreach — passed away May 10 from a heart attack.
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