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My character

My Name is Charlotte Elle Maine  and I am from Roanoke, Virginia.  I am a home economics major and in my free time I go to University of Virginia to spend time with my boyfriend and his friends.  I am in the Young Women’s Christian Association and the planning committee for the formal dances an MWC. Continue reading

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Photo recreation – Student clubs and activities photos

These are the photos that i chose to be decided on for the photo recreation of student clubs and activities. the first is of the Madrigal Singers in 1953.  This is a club that is lead by the department of music and in it the members of the Madrigal Singers stand in two rows, singing, […] Continue reading

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Mary Washington College 1960 Website

This is the link to the completed Mary Washington College website for the 1960′s. http://mwc1960.umwblogs.org/ Continue reading

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Research Log – the questions

I contacted the ladies who went to school here in the 60′s and was contacted back by all four of them. One of them , Mrs. Mann, also said that she is in contact with many if her classmates and so she is going to be forwarding my questions to them. Hopefully I will end up […] Continue reading

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Research Log #3

I have sent out emails to each of the alumni that were in the email that I received.  In it I told them about what our assignment is and how we plan on recreating the classroom experience from the 1960.  I asked them if they would be interested in answering a few questions relating to […] Continue reading

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Our group website

In our group meeting, we talked about what we want out website to look like.  We decided that we want it to very interactive and we want it to be be a step by step admissions website into Mary Washington College in the 1960′s.  We talked through many ideas about what this would look like, […] Continue reading

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Second Research Post

I am working on my research for our project and am discovering that a lot of effort is going to need to go into getting the alumni interviews. I have a list of four women who I will be contacting first by email, this week and if I do not get a response, I will […] Continue reading

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Research Plan

I am handling most of the alumni portion of our project. I will be interviewing alumni as well and looking through the alumni magazines. For the interviews, I do not yet have people to interview as I am waiting for a response on who to contact that went to school here in the 1960’s. I […] Continue reading

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Who is doing what in our project?

This is the plan:   Sara – Bullet Articles Rebecca – Course Catalogs / Aubade Kendall – Photographs / Student Handbooks Brenda – Academic Department and Faculty Files / scrapbooks / President files Sam – Alum Interviews / Alum magazines We also may want to talk to the historic pres people, look into yearbooks, and talk […] Continue reading

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About me!

My name is Samantha and I am a Political Science Major.  When I am not at UMW, I live with my family in Manassas, but I am originally from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.  I moved to America about three and a half years ago, and feel as though I do not have as good an understanding […] Continue reading

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