Mary Baldwin Appoints New Admissions Counselors

August 8, 2001

Ashley Clark of Lexington and Robyn Chestnut of Churchville have been named as admissions counselors in the Mary Baldwin University Office of Admissions. Clark and Chestnut will be working in traditional admission functions such as recruiting freshmen, transfer, and Virginia Women’s Institute for Leadership (VWIL) students; attending college fairs; communicating effectively with prospective students and parents; and assisting with on-campus recruiting events.

Clark, a 2001 graduate of Mary Baldwin University, earned her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration.

Chestnut possesses over 15 years of experience in the Information Services field and has been employed by several major corporations throughout the Harrisonburg/Staunton area.

Mary Baldwin University is a multi-faceted liberal arts college with three residential programs for women–the traditional program, the Program for the Exceptionally Gifted, and the Virginia Women’s Institute for Leadership–as well as the coeducational, non-residential Baldwin Online and Adult Programs and Master of Arts in Teaching program. Mary Baldwin offers the B.A. and/or the B.S. in 32 majors as well as the M.A.T. degree with K-8 emphasis. The oldest women’s college affiliated with the Presbyterian Church U.S.A., Mary Baldwin was also the first women’s college to be granted a circle of the national leadership honor society Omicron Delta Kappa. It is one of only 255 colleges and universities to house a chapter of the prestigious Phi Beta Kappa honor society.

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