Highlights from the Bryn Mawr Alumnae Bulletin May 2010 issue

From the Editor

Letters

College Obituaries

Archways

  • Treasures: black and red-figured attic potter
  • New admissions and undergraduate deans named.
  • "Heritage and Hope: global women's education conference."
  • Black History Month Lecture: "Myth of the Strong Black Woman."
  • Student aid for Haiti
  • Elaine Cottler Showalter '62's literary on American women writers
  • Documentary criticizes Barnes Foundation move
  • Bryn Mawr part of group to revamp information theory
  • Slate of Alumnae Association Officers
  • Liberal arts skills in the world of finance
  • President's column.

Features


Unexpected Challenges
By Alicia Bessette
Summer internships turn out potential leaders.

The First Job
By Tasneem Paghdiwala '04
Young alumnae choosing their career paths carefully.

Carrying Social Justice Forward
GSSWSR: leadership, community, radical roots and tradition/innovation.

Value added or subtracted?
By Alicia Bessette
Sociological model used to study popular music.

Books
By Sophia Olender '12 and Bryce Pope '10

Speaking out
Kathryn Roth-Douquet '86
Military families need support and appreciation.

Lenses