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MBU Community Remembers Desportes

Professor Emeritus of Art Ulysse Desportes died February 14, 2018, at Shenandoah Valley Nursing Home. He was 97 years old. Memories of Desportes encompass the professional and personal sides of a man known on campus as an energetic instructor who laughed easily, loved...

New Multimedia Exhibition Opens at Hunt Gallery

From 4:30 to 6 p.m. on Monday, February 12, Mary Baldwin’s Hunt Gallery will hold a reception for the opening of Sarah Irvin’s new multimedia exhibition The Daily Immeasurable. The reception is free and open to the public, and will feature refreshments and an artist’s...

MBU Theatre Presents Marie Antoinette

Who doesn’t know the story of Marie Antoinette? She lived a decadent and extravagant lifestyle full of beautiful fashion, luxurious foods, and opulent parties. She was the queen of France, but she famously paid for her extravagance with her life. Mary Baldwin...

Exactitude (In Flux) Opens at Hunt Gallery

From January 8 to February 2, 2018, Hunt Gallery will be exhibiting Hannah Kozlowski’s mixed media show, Exactitude (In Flux). The opening reception for the show will be free and open to the public on January 15 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. It will feature refreshments and a...


  • Three MBU Students Selected as NewGen Peacebuilders
    on January 16, 2018 at 4:34 pm

    MBU students were selected to participate in the Rotary International NewGen Peacebuilders program, a global youth peace education program that emphasizes the role, value, and impact of young people (ages 14 through 24) in achieving a peaceful world. […]

  • Student Honored for One-Act Play
    on January 8, 2018 at 9:26 pm

    MBU senior Myra Diehl earned third place in the William Faulkner Literary Competition for her one-act play "Rehearsal Report." She had never written a play before taking a directing class at Mary Baldwin. […]

  • Student Directs MBU's Election Live Broadcast
    on January 8, 2018 at 9:05 pm

    MBU senior Diamonique Anderson directed the Election Live broadcast on election night in November. Working with more than 60 other students, she helped track the results of state and local races and dove into relevant topics for voters electing a new Virginia governor. […]

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