Cupola Now January 20, 2012

  Pamela Fox, photo by Sera Petras > President Fox Elected to Higher Ed Board
Mary Baldwin College President Pamela Fox is among 11 college presidents from across the country elected to serve on the Board of Directors for the National Association of Colleges and Universities.


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   Melissa Patrick > Decorated Alum Returns as VWIL’s Second-in-Command
Retired Army Colonel Melissa E. Patrick ’78 is a trailblazer with an impressive resume. And now she’s back on campus.

  Mr. Bill > Farewell to ‘Mr. Bill’
Bill Williams has for many years been the friendly face at the front desk of the Physical Activities Center (PAC). He is retiring this year after 31 years of service.

  Cupola > Faculty Achievements
The latest faculty accomplishments in the School of Education, Health, and Social Work

MBC in the News

  WHSV > Staunton Residents Discuss Food Stamps and Nutrition
Mary Baldwin’s Spencer Center for Civic and Global Engagement helped organize this local event that drew dozens for a film screening and talk.
  News Virginian > Staunton tributes are plenty for King
Mary Baldwin College freshman Rakia Braggs described the King holiday as "a glorious day" in memory of a man who "was a symbol of unity and equality."
  International Educator > Commemorate MLK Day at Mary Baldwin College
For Mary Baldwin College and ambitious community members, Jan. 16 was "a day on, not a day off" in memory of Martin Luther King Jr.
  Featured Events

  Islam Awareness Week > January 23–27
Islam Awareness Week

Following up on the success of last year’s events, MBC will once again sponsor Islam Awareness Week with film screenings, panel discussions, and talks. For a full schedule of events, check out the "events" tab on the Spencer Center’s Facebook page.

  Super Bowl of Advertising > February 5
Super Bowl of Advertising

Mary Baldwin College takes Super Bowl commercial watching to the extreme with this annual event that encourages deep discussion and final judgment on those big ad battles. There will be football, a panel of commentators, and refreshments, including an ice cream sundae bar. Co-sponsored by the MBC Communication Department, Office of Student Events, Dining Services, and the Spencer Center. 5 to 8 p.m., Spencer Center.


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

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