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Setting the standard for innovation with a purpose, today Mary Baldwin is an exceptionally diverse institution with a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs for both women and men in locations throughout Virginia.
  • The College for Women is our historic, single-sex undergraduate program on the main campus, occupying 58 beautiful hilltop acres in downtown Staunton, Virginia
  • Baldwin Online and Adult Programs offer flexible and affordable undergraduate and certificate options for working adults with online and regional offerings as well as the opportunity to take classes on main campus
  • The graduate Shakespeare and Performance program uniquely combines stagecraft and scholarship for those seeking to become professional actors and directors as well as teachers and dramaturgs
  • Murphy Deming College of Health Sciences offers highly sought-after doctoral and master’s programs that position MBU on the leading edge of career preparation for growing health care fields
  • The Virginia Women’s Institute for Leadership solidifies Mary Baldwin’s longstanding tradition of preparing exceptional women leaders
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october, 2016

20oct9:00 am- 5:00 pmLIGHT BOX: New Work by Carrie Patterson

20oct6:00 pm- 7:00 pmRecreational Zumba

20oct7:00 pm- 9:00 pmVolleyball vs Roanoke

20oct7:30 pm- 9:30 pmDowntown Movie Madness

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Checkmate: Interim Provost Brings Strategic Vision

Oliver Evans, Mary Baldwin University’s interim provost, believes his greatest accomplishment is yet to come. He’s no stranger to achievement however, and has already mastered a career in higher education for the better part of 40 years. Coming out of retirement to accept the position of interim provost, Evans saw potential in the university’s future. […]

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Mary Baldwin Hosts First Apple Day as a University

Nearly 75 years after the tradition began, Mary Baldwin hosted its first Apple Day as a university. More than 120 students started the day with a trip to Woodbine Farm to glean 4.250 pounds of apples. The fruits of their labor were donated directly to Noah’s Ark charity foundation in Washington, DC, to be distributed to those in […]

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