Cupola Now November 15, 2012

  Sophia Stone > Stone Advances to NCAA Cross Country Championship
Junior Sophia Stone repeated as the NCAA South/Southeast Women's Cross Country winner Saturday, qualifying her once again for the national championships on Saturday in Terre Haute, Indiana.


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Daily Announcements

  Marrow donor > Grad Student Answers Call of Bone Marrow Registry
"Life doesn't often give us the chance to make a big impact in someone else's existence," said the 25-year-old graduate student.

  GTE programs > Graduate Teacher Education Program Continues Expansion
Faculty has voted to approve two new concentrations within Graduate Teacher Education, further expanding an already growing program and preparing students for in-demand jobs.

  Herz > Parkinson's Researcher Named Occupational Therapy Director
Experience in the classroom and in the clinic highlights the occupational therapy career of Nathan "Ben" Herz, the most recent addition to the Murphy Deming College of Health Sciences.

  MBC Riding Team > Riding Team Comes Together
The squad has grown from two riders to five, with members representing the Program for the Exceptionally Gifted, the Virginia Women's Institute for Leadership, transfer students, and the Residential College for Women.

  Ever Ahead event at the Stonewall Jackson > Ever Ahead: Taking the Campaign on the Road
Last week, local alums and friends of the college gathered at the Stonewall Jackson Hotel for a reception to celebrate the launch of the public phase of Ever Ahead: The Campaign for Mary Baldwin College.

  Cupola > Faculty Achievements
The latest faculty accomplishments in the School of Arts, Humanities, and Renaissance Studies and the School of Education, Health, and Social Work.

MBC in the News
  WHSV > Woman Veteran Discusses Her Experience Serving
Retired Colonel Melissa Patrick has served in the military since college. She remembered being one of the only women in her first unit assignment.

  > MBC Kicks Off Hunger Awareness Week
The goal is to get students at the college thinking about the problems facing the very community they live in. Volunteers are reminded that ten percent of the population isn't sure where their next meal is coming from.

Featured Event
> Through November 18
Clinton Johnston directs America's longest-running Broadway musical. Shows run tonight through Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. in the Fletcher Collins Theatre, Deming Fine Arts Building. Tickets are $12 for adults, $7 for students and senior citizens. For more information and to order tickets, visit the Theatre page of the college website.

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