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Archive for July, 2009

Bryn Mawr in the Media: The Chicago Tribune

Posted July 29, 2009

Bryn Mawr College was one of five schools to make a list of colleges and universities that most resemble Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry from the Harry Potter series, reports the Chicago Tribune.

Bryn Mawr in the Media: The New York Times

Posted July 28, 2009

A photo of Isa He ’12 and another Bryn Mawr student waiting for a friend in their own unique way appeared in The New York Times’ Education Life supplement. The Times asked students to share their experiences “in their own words and pictures.”

National Humanities Center Fellowship to support environmental historian Ellen Stroud’s work “Dead as Dirt”

Posted July 16, 2009

Environmental historian Ellen Stroud plans to complete “Dead as Dirt,” an environmental history of human remains in the 20th-century United States, as a fellow at the National Humanities Center next year. Read more»

Bryn Mawr in the Media: Kansas City Star

Posted July 13, 2009

Jo Ellen Parker ’75 assumes the presidency of Sweet Briar College, reports the Kansas City Star. Parker taught and served as a dean at Bryn Mawr from 1984 to 1996.

Staff members honored at picnic

Posted July 1, 2009
President Jane McAuliffe, McPherson Award winner Beth Iushewitz, and Human Resources Director Joe Bucci

President Jane McAuliffe and Human Resources Director Joe Bucci presented the 2009 McPherson Awards for Excellence and Service to staff members Nell Anderson, Beth Iushewitz, and Bryn Thompson at the staff-appreciation picnic. Read more»

Bryn Mawr in the Media: The Philadelphia Inquirer

Posted July 1, 2009

Bryn Mawr President Jane McAuliffe was quoted by the Philadelphia Inquirer in an article about area colleges and universities that have signed up to participate in the VA’s Yellow Ribbon Program.