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New programs announced as Mary Baldwin approaches milestone

In fall 2017, Mary Baldwin University will debut four new residential cohorts, academically focused living-learning programs designed to appeal to goal-oriented students.

Mary Baldwin appoints two new deans: New university structure emerges

Mary Baldwin College transitions to Mary Baldwin University, under which a new academic structure with four colleges is emerging.

Mary Baldwin Theatre presents One Woman Town

Mary Baldwin College closes its 2015-2016 theatre season with the first fully staged production of One Woman Town.

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Mary Baldwin College, Heifetz Institute partner to enhance performance space

Mary Baldwin College and the Heifetz International Music Institute are joining forces on a new campaign called Take Your Seat.

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Mary Baldwin College receives $200K for Virginia Women’s Institute for Leadership

Mary Baldwin College has received a $200,000 grant from the William Randolph Hearst Foundation for the Virginia Women’s Institute for Leadership.

Mary Baldwin College Theatre presents Arcadia

Mary Baldwin College Theatre continues its season with Arcadia by Tom Stoppard, directed by Greg A. Beam.

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Saturdays-in-March art classes at Staunton Augusta Art Center

The Staunton Augusta Art Center is collaborating with Mary Baldwin College to present a special set of art classes.

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Heifetz Institute, Mary Baldwin College announce initiative for young string players

The Heifetz International Music Institute in partnership with Mary Baldwin College announced a joint initiative to create an innovative three-week intensive summer program,

Mary Baldwin Theatre presents Eurydice

The Mary Baldwin College theatre season returns this month with Eurydice, written by Tony Award nominee Sarah Ruhl.

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Amy Tillerson-Brown to speak on Black Lives Matter at Bridgewater College

Amy Tillerson-Brown, an associate professor of history at Mary Baldwin College, will speak on “Black Lives Matter: Movement and Misconceptions” on Feb. 9.

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Mary Baldwin College welcomes physician assistant students

Joining the Mary Baldwin student body this spring semester is a cohort of graduate students in the Master of Science in Physician Assistant program.

One night only: Heifetz Band plays holiday show Dec. 18

Founder and Artistic Director Daniel Heifetz brings back to the Staunton stage a “Heifetz Band” of alumni all-stars for a celebration of the season.

Sweet Wag Shakespeare presents Hamlet

You may have heard the rumors of murder, sex, and treason running rampant in Elsinore castle. At Sweet Wag Shakespeare’s Hamlet watch it all unfold first-hand in 60 minutes as Hamlet grapples with the ultimate question “to be or not to be” in a world where anyone with access to the internet can perform their life on a global stage.

Mary Baldwin College names Andrew Stephens as new basketball coach

Mary Baldwin College named Andrew Stephens as the new head basketball coach on Monday, the school announced.

Heifetz Institute scholarship campaign hits record fundraising goal

After tallying more than 200 contributions from donors throughout the Shenandoah Valley, the Heifetz International Music Institute today announced the successful conclusion of its “Shenandoah Scholarship Campaign,” an unprecedented dollar-for-dollar $100,000 matching-grant challenge designed to bring some of world’s most talented young musicians to study at the acclaimed Institute regardless of their ability to pay.

Mary Baldwin College Events: April 8-20

Mary Baldwin College events on the calendar this month.

Author of book on light pollution to address issue at Mary Baldwin College

Dr. Paul Bogard, an assistant professor of English at James Madison University and author of “The End of Night: Searching for Darkness in an Age of Artificial Light,” will do readings from his book and discuss the issue of light pollution at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 26 at Mary Baldwin College.

Mary Baldwin College: Events calendar

Upcoming events at Mary Baldwin College.

Heifetz on Tour scholarship concert coming to Staunton

The Heifetz International Music Institute is hosting a special “Heifetz On Tour Scholarship Concert” to benefit the Institute’s new Shenandoah Scholarship campaign.

Mary Baldwin College Events: Jan. 27-Feb. 5

Events at Mary Baldwin College for the Jan. 27-Feb. 5 period.

Mary Baldwin College Events: Jan. 20-30

Arts, events, theater and lectures on the calendar of events at Mary Baldwin College in Staunton.

MBC president heads to White House to support minority women in science

As one of the college presidents attending today’s White House College Opportunity Day of Action, Pamela Fox is putting Mary Baldwin College on the national stage with a commitment to support minority women in STEM fields.

Mary Baldwin College Theatre presents These Shining Lives

Mary Baldwin College continues the 2014-2015 arts season with the These Shining Lives, by Melanie Marnich.

Heifetz on Tour concerts return to Shenandoah Valley

The Heifetz on Tour concert series kicking off this week will feature violinist and Charlottesville native Madison Vest and cellist Zach Mowitz.

Wayne Theatre Alliance presents Heifetz on Tour

The Wayne Theatre Alliance will join forces with the Heifetz International Institute to present a concert by Heifetz on Tour musicians at the Main Street United Methodist Church.

Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library and Museum announces new vice president, COO

The Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library and Museum announced today that Robin von Seldeneck will be assuming more of the management responsibilities at the Presidential Library with the title of vice president and chief operating officer.

Novelist Angie Cruz to deliver lecture at Mary Baldwin College Nov. 5

Mary Baldwin College will host a public lecture by visiting novelist Angie Cruz at 7 p.m. on Nov. 5 in Francis Auditorium, in the Jesse C. Pearce Science Building.

Augusta County’s past: Captured in remarkable photographs

Photographs will provide a peek at Augusta County’s past on Sunday, November 2, at a special presentation by the Augusta County Historical Society.

Staunton’s Food Day festivities

Mary Baldwin College, the Staunton Creative Community Fund and Valley Conservation Council are joining forces to co-host Staunton’s Food Day Festivities on Thursday from 4-7 pm at Mary Baldwin’s Hunt Dining Hall.

Mary Baldwin College Events: Oct.8-18

Events at Mary Baldwin College in Staunton, Va.

Every stitch tells a story: Quilters at Mary Baldwin College

Mary Baldwin College opens its 2014-2015 theatre season with the musical Quilters by Molly Newman and Barbara Damashek.

Mary Baldwin College Events: Sept. 17 through Oct. 1

Events on the calendar at Mary Baldwin College in Staunton for the period Sept. 17-Oct. 1.

Mary Baldwin College Events: Sept.11-22

The busy event calendar at Mary Baldwin College in Staunton, Va., for the period Sept. 11-22.

Mary Baldwin College president kicks off new academic year

Highlighting the achievements of the past year and providing a glimpse into the future, Mary Baldwin College President Pamela Fox officially opened the 2014-15 academic year August 27 with the annual State of the College Address.

Shenandoah Valley Art Center: July 2014 Calendar

The Shenandoah Valley Art Center, during the month of July, is exhibiting the works of SVAC member artists, in an exhibition judged by Jim Sconyers, Jr., Associate Professor in the Department of Art and Art History, Mary Baldwin College.

Shenandoah Valley Art Center presents member artists

The Shenandoah Valley Art Center, during the month of June, is exhibiting the works of SVAC member artists, in an exhibition judged by Jim Sconyers, Jr., Associate Professor in the Department of Art and Art History, Mary Baldwin College.


Staunton native Lucinda Marshall Segneri returns home with five new books

Lucinda Marshall Segneri never seems to sit still, and she will be visiting her hometown to share five books that have been recently released (which encompass just three of her many interests).

Staunton City Council candidates forum set for March 31

All eight candidates for Staunton City Council and moderator Carly Stephenson of WHSV-TV will take part in a candidates forum sponsored by the Spencer Center at Mary Baldwin College and Transition Staunton Augusta.

Website for Mary Baldwin College research project online with assist from Augusta Free Press

Extensive research led by Mary Baldwin College professor Amy Tillerson Brown into a local African-American cemetery is now easily accessible online on a new website produced by Augusta Free Press.

CAPSAW tax assistance client becomes volunteer

In 2013, Melissa Wolcott decided she was tired of paying someone to do her taxes. She knew her tax return was simple, and she knew that any of her hard-earned money was too much to spare when a free service was available. She visited the Valley VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) site at stuarts draft […]

Created Equal: America’s civil rights struggle film screenings at Waynesboro Public Library

To mark the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King’s March on Washington, Waynesboro Public Library will offer a series of screenings and scholarly presentations centered on several documentaries with riveting new footage illustrating the history of civil rights in America.

Mary Baldwin College to develop nursing program with Augusta Health

As Mary Baldwin College prepares to open the doors to the Murphy Deming College of Health Sciences in June, it is already announcing plans to expand curricular offerings.

Waynesboro Public Library Calendar: February 2014

Schedule of upcoming events at the Waynesboro Public Library.

Lacey Johnson to give piano recital at Bridgewater College Sunday night

Bridgewater College adjunct instructor of music Lacey Johnson will present a piano recital on Sunday, Jan. 12, at 7:30 p.m., in the Carter Center for Worship and Music at Bridgewater College.

MBC Occupational Therapy Doctoral Program earns candidacy for accreditation

Just a week after the physical therapy program at Murphy Deming College of Health Sciences (MDCHS) reached another important accreditation benchmark, the college’s Occupational Therapy Doctoral Program has also earned candidacy status.

Mary Baldwin College physical therapy program meets key benchmark

The Murphy Deming College of Health Sciences reached a crucial benchmark this week in pursuit of full accreditation by the internationally recognized Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), allowing students to be accepted into Mary Baldwin’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program.

Mary Baldwin College to present Blithe Spirit

Tickets are now on sale for Blithe Spirit at the Fletcher Collins Jr. Theatre, on the Mary Baldwin College campus.