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Archive for July, 2013

Italian Chair Roberta Ricci Travels to Italy to Study the Work of Poggio Bracciolini

Posted July 30, 2013

This summer, Roberta Ricci, chair of Bryn Mawr’s Italian Department, is traveling to Pisa, Florence, and Rome to examine the work of Poggio Bracciolini, an early Italian Renaissance humanist credited with recovering and disseminating a number of classical Latin manuscripts as well as for providing the script that would eventually develop into Roman type. Ricci’s […]

Hillary Rodham Clinton and Women in Public Service Project Garner Significant Media Attention for College

Posted July 25, 2013

Hillary Rodham Clinton’s keynote address at the 2013 Women in Public Service Project Institute garnered a good deal of media attention for the College. The speech was covered by all the major Philadelphia television networks. For an example of the coverage see this piece by WPVI (ABC): Hillary Clinton, in Bryn Mawr, Urges Women to […]

Bryn Mawr College Community Comes Together to Host 2013 WPSP Institute

Posted July 25, 2013

In hosting the Women in Public Service Project (WPSP) Institute 2013, Bryn Mawr College drew on members from every part of its community – faculty, staff, students, and alumnae – to make the gathering a memorable and invaluable experience for the 43 delegates who participated in the Institute. Planning for the Institute began more than […]

Delegates Join the Women in Public Service Project Network as 2013 Institute Comes to Close

Posted July 25, 2013
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“Know that you are not leaving alone. You are all now traveling together. You are leaving here with a network,” former U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues Melanne Verveer told the 43 delegates attending The Women in Public Service Project Institute 2013: Peacebuilding and Development in her closing remarks for the Institute last Friday. Verveer, […]

New Residence Hall Will Add Rooms and Incorporate Perry House Program

Posted July 22, 2013

The Board of Trustees has approved a plan for a Haffner Student Housing Project, which will provide for the renovation of a portion of Haffner Hall, the demolition of a portion of Haffner, and an addition that will give the College its first new student housing in nearly 45 years.

Hillary Rodham Clinton Delivers Women in Public Service Project Keynote

Posted July 10, 2013
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In delivering her keynote address for the Women in Public Service Project (WPSP) Institute 2013 in Thomas Great Hall on Tuesday July 9, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton praised the delegates in attendance and urged them to continue to “step up and put themselves on the line.” “We need more leaders to stand […]