Highlights from the Bryn Mawr Alumnae Bulletin November 2010 issue

From the Editor


President’s column


  • Treasures
  • Scholarship & Connoisseurship
  • Renovated Gym Hums With Energy, Full of Light
  • Integrating student services
  • International flavors open school year
  • New faculty bring breadth in domestic social-policy and poetics
  • A light goes on (sometimes literally). Undergraduate Summer Science Research
  • Bryn Mawr students spearhead conference in China
  • Writing a constant as media change
  • Worlds to discover: treasures from BMC collections
  • Burst of colors for Wyndham
  • President’s seminars bring professionals to students


'Justice, justice, justice'
Heritage and Hope: women’s education in a global context.

Inspiring Black teens to graduate-
By Alison Rooney
Rehema Trimiew ’00 films documentary in Zambia.

Tell us
Film and TV stuntwoman Shelby Swatek ’85.

Clothing the feminine: the feminists -
By Alicia Bessette
Fashion designers Karen Patwa ’97 and Suzanne Pelaez ’01.

360°: Changing education-
By Dorothy E. Wright
On course: New interdisciplinary program.

Encore! GSSWSRers Retire
Celebrating 95 Years of Carrying Social Justice Forward


Speaking out
By Ruth Zweifler ’51
Charter schools bleed the public system.

In Memoriam