125th Anniversary Events 2010-11

2011 Events(See 2010 Events)

February

6 Performing Arts Series presents Meredith Monk, Girlchild Revisited

12 Hepburn Medal Ceremony and Celebration in honor of Helene Gayle

March

1 "Mary Elizabeth Garrett and M. Carey Thomas: Women of Vision, Catalysts of Change," lecture presented by Friends of the Library

16 Creative Writing Program Reading Series presents Jhumpa Lahiri

25 Performing Arts Series presents Sol y Canto, fronted by Bryn Mawr alumna Rosi Amador

30 Lecture by Kristen Gwynn, Emily Green Balch biographer, presented by Friends of the Library

April

27 125th Anniversary Scholarship Gala, New York, New York

30 Unveiling of 125th Anniversary Mural in West Philadelphia

Open Campus Day

Celebrating 125 Years of Faculty Authorship: book-signing and reception at the Bookshop

Staff Association Poster Session, Campus Center

May

1 May Day Celebration

15 Commencement

27-29  Alumnae Reunion: Closing of the 125th Anniversary Celebration Year

June

9-11   "Gender Justice and Development: Local and Global" Conference

16-19  "Living our Heritage: Seeking Equality Through Education" Conference

 

2010 Events

May

28-30 Alumnae Reunion

August

30 Convocation: Opening of the 125th Anniversary Celebration

September

22 Bryn Mawr Film Series at the Bryn Mawr Film Institute: Rock School

23 Cake Ceremony, sponsored by the SGA

23-25 “Heritage and Hope; Women’s Education in a Global Context” International Conference

23 Opening of the Treasures Exhibit, 125 Year of Bryn Mawr College Collections, sponsored by Friends of the Library. Curator tours 4 to 6 p.m. On display until May 11, 2011.

29 Bryn Mawr Film Series at the Bryn Mawr Film Institute: Christopher Strong

30 Creative Writing Program Reading Series presents Jamaica Kincaid

October 

1-2 Performing Arts Series presents Bryn Mawr Theater aluma Charlotte Ford and her one-woman show Chicken

6 Bryn Mawr Film Series at the Bryn Mawr Film Institute: Kicking It

13 Bryn Mawr Film Series at the Bryn Mawr Film Institute: Virgin

23 Performing Arts Series presents Khmer Arts Ensemble, Lives of Giants

November

5-7 Parents Weekend

12-14 Seven Sisters SGA Conference

December

125th anniversary commemorative book Offerings to Athena debuts

4 Performing Arts Series presents Ran Dank and Vassilis Varvaresos performing Brahms’ Fourth Symphony (first performed in 1885) for Two Pianos

9 Offerings to Athena Book Launch, 4:30 p.m., Carpenter Library 21

For information about how to submit your event to be included on the 125th events calendar, download the 125th Event Proposal Form.

 

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