Cupola Now November 18, 2010
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   Cadets Share Experiences with Worldwide Audience > Cadets Share Experiences with Worldwide Audience
The Pentagon Channel, which provides news to 2.6 million members of the U.S. Armed Forces worldwide, visited Mary Baldwin College last week to highlight unique aspects of the Virginia Women's Institute for Leadership and the drive many of its cadets find to commission into the U.S. Armed Forces.
       
   A College Tradition Evolves > A College Tradition Evolves
Although Junior Dads and Family Weekend is rooted in MBC's residential College for Women, the event is open to non-traditional members of the campus community. And this year, Jessica Coates, a student in the college's Adult Degree Program, is taking full advantage.
       
  Undergraduate Research on Display > Undergraduate Research on Display
A group from Mary Baldwin College dedicated to nurturing the college's dedication to undergraduate research traveled recently to Duke University to share their experience.
       
  MBC in the News
  News Leader > It's never easy celebrating holidays far from home
Nourhan El Koptan, a Fulbright fellow who teaches Arabic and is studying literature at Mary Baldwin College, celebrated Eid-al-Adha, or "Festival of Sacrifice" on Tuesday.
       
  NBC 29 > Staunton and Mary Baldwin Receive Grant
Staunton and Mary Baldwin College are cashing in on a $75,000 federal grant to fund Stormwater upgrades downtown and on campus. Both are investing even more on top of that free money.
       
  WHSV > U.S. Supreme Court Clerk at Mary Baldwin
General William Suter made a special visit to Mary Baldwin College in Staunton, holding a seminar for cadets in the Virginia Women's Institute for Leadership.
       
  WHSV > Mary Baldwin Students Fight Hunger by Volunteering
During National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, students at Mary Baldwin College have been challenged to uncover often invisible problems in the community.
       
  Featured Events
  A Multicultural Christmas > December 3
A Multicultural Christmas
Celebrate Las Posadas, a traditional Mexican holiday event that highlights a re-enactment of the Christmas story of Mary and Joseph's search for a place for the birth of Jesus. MBC's adaptation involves following a path to several locations on campus, each featuring a different cultural holiday celebration. Begins at 6 p.m., PEG Center.
       
  Celebrate the Season with Song > December 5
Celebrate the Season with Song
Mary Baldwin College's annual holiday celebration, Christmas Cheer, features the Concert Choir, Madrigal Singers, Baldwin Charm, Anointed Voices of Praise, and Greater Things Dance Ministry. Service, 3 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 100 East Frederick Street. For more information, call 540-887-7287.
     

Visit the college calendar for a full listing of MBC events.

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