Cupola Now September 9, 2011

  Sullivan Group > Students Pursue Social Change at Summer Institute
This summer Mary Baldwin College sophomores Mawa Ali and Jasmine Greinke attended the Sullivan Social Entrepreneurship Institute — a three-week, intensive study of social entrepreneurship to create social change.

   Prague > Early College Programs Represented at International Conference
More than 450 people participated in the World Council for Gifted and Talented Children conference in Prague, which brought together leaders in the field of gifted education. Among them was MBC’s own Stephanie Ferguson.

  New Faculty > College Welcomes New Full-Time Faculty
The departments of English, history, mathematics, psychology, religion, social work, Spanish, and theatre will be infused with fresh perspectives in 2011–12 as eight full-time faculty members join the college.
  MBC Mobile > Mary Baldwin on the Go
Forgot what time Zumba class starts? Need to find the number for the Bookstore? Want a quick refresher on the college's majors and minors? The launch of a new mobile website means a computer is no longer necessary to search for information about Mary Baldwin College.
  MBC in the News

  GOOD magazine > Home Court Advantage: Channeling School Spirit With a Memorable Mascot
GOOD Magazine includes MBC’s own Gladys the Fighting Squirrel in its roundup of some of the most unique and memorable mascots in the country.

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Staunton photographer Woods Pierce once again captured the tradition and excitement of move-in at Mary Baldwin. His most recent work is showcased on the college’s Flickr page.
  NBC 29 > Mary Baldwin’s Science Building Renovation on Track
NBC 29’s Tara Todd revisits MBC’s Pearce Science Center, reporting that Phase I of the renovation is on budget and on schedule.

  Featured Event

  Staunton Augusta Art Center > Through September 25
Art Exhibition: “Fanning Out: Sculptural and Functional Pottery by Nancy Ross”

Presented by the Staunton Augusta Art Center (SAAC), this exhibition from MBC’s own Nancy Ross will be open daily at the gallery at 20 S New St. A Beverley Street Studio School lunchtime conversation with Nancy about the exhibit will be held on Monday, Sept. 26 at 12:30–1:15 p.m. in the SAAC gallery.

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

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