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Seeing-eye dog steals show at Mary Baldwin
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch ^ | May 17, 2004 | BERTRAND M. GUTIERREZ

Posted on 05/17/2004 8:49:49 AM PDT by The Other Harry

Edited on 07/20/2004 11:51:38 AM PDT by Jim Robinson. [history]

STAUNTON - Every thespian knows it: Animals upstage actors at curtain calls.

Oscar-winning British actress Judi Dench received an honorary degree yesterday morning from Mary Baldwin College in Staunton, but it was graduating senior Angela Woolf's seeing-eye dog, Writer, who stole the spotlight.

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TOPICS: Culture/Society; US: Virginia
KEYWORDS: college; highereducation; marybaldwin; mbc; workingdogs
To any of you who may be starting to look for a college for a daughter: I hope you will put Mary Baldwin on your list.

It is an an excellent school, and Staunton, VA, (pronounced STAN-ton) is a very nice, very decent town.

The school's website is here, but it would be much better to look at it in person:

(I have no personal affiliation with Mary Baldwin. I've just been nosing around.)

1 posted on 05/17/2004 8:49:50 AM PDT by The Other Harry
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To: The Other Harry

The Mary Baldwin College Fighting Squirrels

2 posted on 05/17/2004 9:17:54 AM PDT by PA BOOKEND
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