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Project Dorm Room Winners Announced

Posted March 21, 2013

Last month, the winners of Bryn Mawr’s Project Dorm Room competition were announced. This is the fifth year that Residentials Life has held this photo contest, which is open to all resident undergraduate students. Rooms entered into Project Dorm Room are first judged by the student body, and then the grand prize winner is chosen […]

Understanding Bryn Mawr’s Room Draw Tradition

Posted April 5, 2012
The students who decorated this Erdman suite won a room-draw boost in the Project Dorm Room competition.

April is a notoriously busy time for Bryn Mawr students. There are finals to prepare for, theses to be written, summer plans to be made. And for those returning to campus next fall, there’s a chance to snag that coveted single with a window seat overlooking the green—by negotiating room draw … Read more»

Ten Bryn Mawr Room-Draw Archetypes

Posted April 5, 2012

Part Hunger Games, part Survivor, part cut-throat Monopoly, room draw is quintessentially Bryn Mawr. During a recent fact-finding mission with a self-described “tiny group of room-draw veterans,” a list of the Room Draw Archetypes was created. Are you on this list? Read more»

Bryn Mawr in the Media: The Philadelphia Inquirer

Posted February 2, 2009

“It’s a beautiful place that rivals the Ivies,” Haverford sophmore James Merriam tells The Philadelphia Inquirer in explaining why he’s chosen to room at Bryn Mawr.