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Media Coverage of Patti Smith Being Awarded the Hepburn Medal

Posted February 14, 2013

The awarding of the 2013 Hepburn Medal to Patti Smith made both local and national headlines. The Associated Press reported on Patti Smith being awarded the 2013 Hepburn Medal and the article was picked up by media outlets across the nation, including the Detroit Free Press, The San Francisco Chronicle, and The Washington Post. Locally, […]

I was Patti Smith’s Roadie (for a day)

Posted February 14, 2013

Bryn Mawr Now guest blogger Laura Reeve is a Bryn Mawr senior studying English and Creative Writing. She also works part-time as a program assistant at Girls Rock Philly, a local music and mentoring organization dedicated to empowering girls and young women through music education and other creative activities. On campus she has been a […]

Patti Smith Accepts Hepburn Medal Feb. 7

Posted February 7, 2013

Patti Smith will accept the 2013 Hepburn Medal at a ceremony in Goodhart Hall this evening. To follow along with events occurring throughout the day search the hashtag #BMCHepburn on Twitter. We plan to post some photos on Facebook tomorrow and to have a complete wrap-up next week. Smith will be performing at 4 p.m. […]

Patti Smith to Accept Hepburn Medal and Perform for Students

Posted January 31, 2013

The “Godmother of Punk” Patti Smith will be at Bryn Mawr this Thursday, Feb. 7, to accept the 2013 Katharine Hepburn Medal and to perform for students. For more on Smith’s selection as the 2013 recipient of the Katharine Hepburn Medal, see this article. The student performance is at 4 p.m. in McPherson Auditorium, Goodhart […]

Patti Smith to be Awarded Bryn Mawr’s Katharine Hepburn Medal on Feb. 7

Posted September 27, 2012

The Katharine Houghton Hepburn Center at Bryn Mawr College will present the 2013 Katharine Hepburn Medal to acclaimed musician, writer, performer, and visual artist Patti Smith, announced Hepburn Center Director Katherine Rowe. The College will award the medal to Smith at a gala event in Goodhart Hall on Feb. 7, 2013.