Cupola Now
September 9, 2010
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New Students Unite to Tread 'Unfamiliar Grounds'
"It wasn't long after Astrid Salarda '14 took her first step on Mary Baldwin's campus that she decided it was the college for her. And before the excited freshman sat in her first class, or even moved into her residence hall ... [full story]
        
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Artist Krishnan Returns with Powerful Connections
This week, in his fifth visit to MBC as one of the college's artists-in-residence, Srinivas Krishnan is connecting powerful ideas and powerful people.

At 8 p.m. in Miller Chapel, he will lead Priyanka Chandrasekaran, Sunaina Premkumar, and Archana Balasubramanian — three young businesswomen from India — in a discussion about the emerging role of the female ... [full story]
        
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Talk Recaps Mission of Global Outreach
Those gathered in Francis Auditorium on August 31 to hear about a 2010 May Term trip to El Salvador were themselves transported to Central America, holding a paint brush and hearing the laughter of children.

The presentation was part of peace activist and college Artist-in-Residence Claudia Bernardi's ... [full story]
        
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Culture of Service Earns MBC Top 10 Ranking
“What are colleges doing for the country?”

That is the question the editors at Washington Monthly magazine began asking in 2005 to develop a head-turning take on national college ranking. ... [full story]
      
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