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Bryn Mawr Takes Top Spot in Washington Monthly Ranking for Third Straight Year

Posted August 25, 2014
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For the third year in a row, Bryn Mawr has been ranked number one among liberal arts colleges in the Washington Monthly annual ranking of U.S. colleges and universities that contribute most to society. To compile the list, the Monthly editors gathered reams of publicly available data and settled on three criteria: social mobility, research, […]

Philadelphia’s ABC Affiliate Reports on Bryn Mawr Earning Top Spot in Washington Monthly Rankings

Posted August 28, 2012

Philadelphia ABC affiliate WPVI-TV is among the media outlets reporting on Bryn Mawr’s #1 spot on Washington Monthly’s 2012 ranking of liberal arts colleges. The news also made headlines in The Philadelphia Inquirer and on Patch.com.

Bryn Mawr Takes Top Spot In Washington Monthly’s Annual Ranking

Posted August 27, 2012
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Bryn Mawr has been ranked number one among liberal arts colleges in the Washington Monthly’s annual ranking of U.S. colleges and universities that contribute most to society. To compile the list, the Monthly‘s editors gathered reams of publicly available data and settled on three criteria: social mobility, research, and service. America’s best colleges, the editors […]

Bryn Mawr Ranked #3 Among Liberal Arts Colleges in Washington Monthly’s List of Schools that “Give Something Back”

Posted August 29, 2011
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With an overall score of 96 out of 100, Bryn Mawr College is ranked #3 among liberal arts colleges in Washington Monthly’s rankings of colleges and universities that “encourage students to give something back.” From the introduction: “Conventional rankings like those published by U.S. News & World Report are designed to show what colleges can […]

Bryn Mawr Ranks #2 Among Liberal Arts Colleges in Rankings that Ask “What are colleges doing for the country?”

Posted August 26, 2010
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Bryn Mawr ranks #2 in The Washington Monthly’s annual ranking of colleges and universities, which asks “not what colleges can do for you, but what colleges are doing for the country.” “Bryn Mawr is number two this year, and Wellesley is number ten, with Smith not far behind. Most historic women’s colleges have long since […]

Bryn Mawr in the Media: Washington Monthly

Posted September 2, 2009

Bryn Mawr College ranks seventh among liberal-arts colleges in the Washington Monthly‘s annual ranking of colleges and universities that contribute most to society. To compile the list, the Monthly‘s editors gathered reams of publicly available data and settled on three criteria: social mobility, research and service. America’s best colleges, the editors reasoned, are those that […]