Commencement 2011: Fast Facts

May 16, 2011

What: Mary Baldwin University’s 169th Commencement

When: 10 a.m. Sunday, May 22

Where: Barbara Kares Page Terrace, on the main campus in Staunton
Rain location: 10:30 a.m. at Expoland in Fishersville

Keynote speaker: Shirley Fulton, former Superior Court judge for the state of North Carolina

Graduates: (as of May 13)

Residential College for Women 121


Program for the Exceptionally Gifted (PEG) (8)

Virginia Women’s Institute for Leadership (VWIL) (18)

Baldwin Online and Adult Programs (Baldwin Online and Adult Programs) 136

Master of Letters in Shakespeare Performance (MLitt) 21

(includes four with MFA)

Master of Fine Arts in Shakespeare and Performance (MFA) 15

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) 63

Master of Education (MEd) 16

TOTAL (graduates) 369

TOTAL (degrees) 373

Awards: Commencement award winners will be announced at the ceremony. More information about the students will be available on Mary Baldwin News ( immediately following Commencement.

  • Algernon Sydney Sullivan Student Award
  • Algernon Sydney Sullivan Non-Student Award
  • Ariel Award (for MLitt/MFA outstanding students)
  • Martha Stackhouse Grafton Award (highest grade point average)
  • Outstanding Baldwin Online and Adult Programs Graduate Award
  • Outstanding Graduate Teacher Education Award