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Hepburn’s Closet Celebrates The Diverse Fashions of the Tri-Co

Posted April 23, 2015

For many college students, an extra 30 minutes of sleep or a quick dining hall pit stop on the way to class trumps putting together a fashionable outfit in the morning. But a brisk walk across Bryn Mawr’s campus will show you that Mawrters like to wear their individuality on their sleeve, and Hepburn’s Closet […]

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»

Photos From a Snowy Lantern Night

Posted November 10, 2011

Amelia Lee Zhi Yi ’13 captured some amazing photos of Lantern Night that she’s allowed us to share. As has been the tradition since 1906, the class of 2015 received its lanterns in the Thomas Hall Cloister. Lantern Night marked the first time the Cloister was open to the public since renovation work on Thomas […]

Bryn Mawr Banter: Join Conversations About Life at BMC

Posted September 15, 2011
screenshot of "Bryn Mawr Banter" page

What is it like to live in a Bryn Mawr dorm? What do you do on the weekends? Is it hard to participate in athletics?  Can you work out even if you’re not an athlete? Where do you find a faith community? Are there opportunities for activism, public service, and career exploration? What was the biggest challenge […]