Cupola Now February 16, 2012

  Sarah Kennedy > Professor Composes a Convent Mystery
"It is a nice kind of discipline because you get to disappear in another world," said Professor of English Sarah Kennedy, recalling her nights spent hunkered down with pages of her novel, The Altarpiece.


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Relay Vid

Ransom for Relay
MBC’s Relay for Life organizers have shared an incriminating video of a sneaky Gladys the Squirrel swiping the basketball jerseys of seniors Sabrina Desper and Crystal Lewis in the hopes of raising a $300 "ransom" for the cancer awareness event March 16.

   Sabrina Desper > Desper Sails Past 1,000-Point Mark
Senior Sabrina Desper reached a milestone in her basketball career, scoring her 1,000th point at Mary Baldwin College in a home-court win against Meredith College.

  Girlfriend > MBC to Screen Award-Winning Indy Film
Girlfriend presents the story of a young man with Down syndrome, as he romantically pursues a small-town single mother who is still involved with her volatile ex-boyfriend.

  Cupola > Faculty Achievements
The latest faculty accomplishments in the School of Science.

MBC in the News
  News Leader > Mary Baldwin College hopes ‘The Laramie Project’ will combat hate
[Retired MBC professor Virginia] Francisco and much of the cast approached the play’s production with enthusiasm for its social justice message and as an educational tool for the community. Theater major and Mary Baldwin junior Danni Guy echoed Francisco’s sentiment and added, "We needed to shake up the (Staunton) community because it could happen here."
  News Virginian > Desper passes 1,000 points, Squirrels win
"For me, this was a team win. We knew coming into this game that we had to win this to further our season and ensure that we were going into the playoffs," Desper said, referring to how the Squirrels clinched a spot in USA South conference tournament with the victory.
  Featured Event

  Spencer Center > February 22
International Cafe: I've Got Somebody in Haiti

Roger Bowen, coordinator for Haiti Episcopal Partnership, and Cindy Corell and Michele Edwards, co-chairs for the Virginia Haiti Collaborative, will discuss the ongoing challenges of earthquake recovery and development in Haiti. Noon, Spencer Center, 110 N. Market Street.


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