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November 4, 2010
 
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   College Launches New Website >
College Launches New Website
After months of mostly behind-the-scenes work, mbc.edu is debuting a new look and functionality that will enhance visits to the virtual world of Mary Baldwin College. ... [full story]
       
   Diwali Celebration Sparks Study Abroad Memories >
Diwali Celebration Sparks Study Abroad Memories
During my experience studying abroad at Lady Doak College in India in 2008, I participated in the Diwali celebration toward the end of my five-month stay. This year, I anxiously await the first celebration of this important cultural holiday on the Mary Baldwin College campus. ... [full story]
       
  Iraqi Educators to Visit MBC >
Iraqi Educators to Visit MBC
In less than a week Mary Baldwin College will host a unique group of men and women. On November 10, nine educators from Iraq will be touring campus, visiting classes, meeting students, and learning about what it means to be a "Boldly Baldwin" woman. ... [full story]
       
  Awareness Week Focuses on Food Insecurity >
Awareness Week Focuses on Food Insecurity
One in 10 people in the community surrounding Mary Baldwin College don't know where their next meal is coming from, according to the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank. Shocked by the number of local people struggling to find food and shelter, the Mary Baldwin community once again plans to get involved during national Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, November 15–20. ... [full story]
     
 
Featured Events
  VWIL Veteran's Day parades >
November 6 and 13
Take advantage of at least one chance to watch Virginia Women's Institute for Leadership Corps of Cadets march in Veteran's Day parades. On November 6, they will march in downtown Roanoke and on November 13, the corps will take part in Staunton's downtown parade. Both events begin at 11 a.m.
       
  Fall Thesis Project Festival >
November 8
Master of Letters and Master of Fine Arts candidates will present their creative research and performance projects in the Fall Thesis Project Festival from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Blackfriars Playhouse, 10 South Market Street in Staunton. There will be three presentation sets with a break for lunch at 12:50 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 540-887-7237.
     

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

      
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