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February 14, 2008

Bryn Mawr and McAuliffe: Love at First Sight
Jane Dammen McAuliffe

"I had been told that the Bryn Mawr community is both close-knit and welcoming, but I was still overwhelmed by the outpouring of warmth I received from all corners of the campus when my appointment was announced," said Jane Dammen McAuliffe, the Georgetown University dean and Islamic-studies scholar who was appointed president-elect of Bryn Mawr last Friday.

Community members packed Thomas Great Hall to meet McAuliffe on the afternoon of her appointment, expressing enthusiasm for her résumé, her listening skills and her ideas about Bryn Mawr.

Roller-Coaster Tour Offers Unusual Perspective on Bryn Mawr's Campus
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The Admissions Office's "Roller Coaster Tour" is a playful and inventive approach to the virtual campus tour. It is now posted on the Bryn Mawr Web site as the capstone video in the "Webisodes" series.

The tour takes viewers on a five-minute circuit of campus that includes a dining hall, a dorm living room, a library, classroom and administration buildings, athletic playing fields, and other important sites of student activity. It pauses for a longer look at campus landmarks, and student tour guides are introduced at a few critical locations.

Dance Faculty Concert Offers Top Talent in Intimate Space
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Dance enthusiasts will find an embarrassment of riches at Bryn Mawr this weekend. After Friday brings India Jazz Suites to Goodhart Theater, Saturday offers performances by some of Philadelphia's top terpsichorean talent in the intimate and welcoming space of the Pembroke Dance Studio at this year’s Faculty Dance Concert at 7:30 p.m.

The annual performance offers a chance to see the work of some of the accomplished dancers and choreographers who teach in Bryn Mawr’s dance program, performed by professional dancers from Philadelphia’s thriving dance scene.

Q & A: Career Development Director Liza Jane Bernard on Getting a Job

Liza Jane BernardOn Friday, Feb. 22, representatives from 79 nonprofit organizations will be coming to Haverford for the Bi-College Career Development Office's annual Not-for-Profit  Career Fair. We asked Liza Bernard, director of the Career Development Office, for advice to students as they go about their job searches.

Bryn Mawr in the News
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Google Doodle Calls Attention to Emmy Noether on 133rd Anniversary of Her Birth

Former Bryn Mawr faculty member Emmy Noether was the subject of the March 23 Google Doodle. Upon her passing in 1935, Albert Einstein wrote to  Th...

Bryn Mawr College’s Geology Department Still Rocks

Clair Johnson

Bryn Mawr’s Geology Department is the subject of a feature in the latest Main Line Today. From “Bryn Mawr College’s Geology Depar...

Creative Writing’s Daniel Torday Continues to Garner Media Attention with Debut Novel

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Fresh on the heels of this glowing review in The New York Times, Creative Writing Program Director Daniel Torday’s debut novel, The Last Flig...

President Cassidy Writes to The New York Times About the Underrepresentation of Women and Minorit...

Following up on her recent blog post on the topic, Bryn Mawr President Kim Cassidy sent a letter to The New York Times in response to a recent Char...

Psychology Professor Clark McCauley Quoted by Media Covering Violence in the Middle East

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Bryn Mawr Psychology Professor Clark McCauley, whose recent research has focused on the process of radicalization, was recently quoted in a New Yor...

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