Fall 2020 Virtual Connections Series

During the fall 2020, alumni can join in a live virtual sessions centered around lifelong learning topics. Join us at the live events below OR tune in afterwards to view the recording of the live presentation and Q&A with each event host.

Bringing lifelong learning to life with Mary Baldwin University.


Virtual Connections featuring Dr. Sally James

Dr. Sally James '69Join alumna Dr. Sara N. James, Professor Emerita of Art History as she takes alumni abroad and back in time for a special presentation: Renaissance Rivals - Michelangelo, Leonardo, and Raphael in Florence.

Tuesday, October 13, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. ET

We apologize, but we are experiencing technical issues with the recording of this session. We will post the recording if/when we are able to resolve the issue. Thank you for your understanding.


Virtual Connections: Apple Day Edition!

Apple Day Group PhotoCome celebrate one of our favorite traditions! Wear your favorite Apple Day or MBU t-shirt, prepare a delectable apple themed drink, and play a few rounds of Apple Day themed bingo. Engage with alumni from your local area and learn more about new exciting developments to our regional program.

Thursday, October 15, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. ET



Inaugural Teague Lecture Series featuring Dr. Marc Lamont Hill
"Building Community in an Hour of Chaos"

Dr. Marc Lamont HillJoin Dr. Marc Lamont Hill virtually during the inuaugral Teague Family Lecture at Mary Baldwin University, a new annual lecture series. A TV host, author, scholar, and activist, Hill will share thoughts on "Building a Community in an Hour of Chaos." With a bold vision for the future, Hill sees social progress and the pursuit of equality depending on listening to each other while adopting a fearless attitude toward change. Use this passcode to view the recording: X=8s=qNk

Wednesday, October 21, 7:00 p.m. ET



2020 Women's Leadership Symposium

Women's Leadership Symposium GraphicThe second annual Women’s Leadership Symposium on October 24 wove together meaningful speeches, practical advice, and participation from industry experts, workshop facilitators, and attendees both on campus and across the country.

Saturday, October 24 - 9 a.m., 12 p.m., 4 p.m.



An Evening with the Mary Baldwin Choir

Dr. Craig RobertsonJoin Dr. Craig Robertson and the Mary Baldwin University choir as they share their talents with alumni through this virtual performance. Learn more about the MBU Choir and the logistics behind creating and sustaining a collegiate choral ensemble. 

Tuesday, November 17, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. ET



Quick Facts

1842 1842 University Founding
WWII WWII Time of First Apple Day Celebration
19,000 17,000 Number of Living Alumni Worldwide