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  Bryn Mawr Now Archive: 2004  

Beth Stroud

  December 9, 2004: Bryn Mawr Alumna Loses Church Trial, Retains Hope; 'Tis The Season For Holiday And Student Concerts; Combined Giving Campaign Raises More Than $15,000; On Campus: Bookshop Offers Online Ordering; Stressbusters For Students; Bryn Mawr Now Pauses For Winter Break ... read more  


  December 2 , 2004: Bryn Mawr Students Find Inspiration In South Africa; Song And Dialogue On Violence And Peace; Application Fees Reapplied; New Nonprofit Leadership Institute Offers Open House; On Campus: Seven Sisters Basketball, Logo Contest, Love's Labor's Lost, Student A Cappella ... read more  

Merian Soto Danceers

  November 18 , 2004: Bessie Award-Winning Choreographer Merián Soto To Present Latest Work; J ournalist Matt Rees To Speak On Middle East Conflict; Oscar-Nominated Director To Screen Two Films; Critical Media Literacy Series Presents Film Screening; On Campus: Renaissance Diversity; Thanksgiving Lunch At Wyndham; Feminism Past And Present, Local And Global; Smoke Signals; Breakfast With Santa; Staff Association Festivities; Uncommon Grounds Temporary Move ... read more  

Richard Howard

  November 11 , 2004: Pulitzer-Winning Poet Richard Howard To Read; Student Biologist Wins Prize In Poster Session; Scholar To Speak On Early Modern European Scholarship; Singer-Songwriter Brandon Patton To Perform; Community Update Offers A Look At Bmc Budget Process; Three Campus Building Projects To Be Presented; On Campus: Bi-Co Fall Student Dance Concert; Kop Saturday Shuttle; Artistic Activism; Cosimo's Black Widow; Dessert With The Honor Board; Wagner And Brahms At The Bi-Co; Pension-Plan Counseling; You Voted Now What? ... read more  


  November 4, 2004: 2004 Pulitzer Winner Edward P. Jones To Read At Bryn Mawr; Lafarge Honored; Bi-Co Theater Troupe To Perform Chekhov's Three Sisters; Tri-Co Conference To Address Issues Of Deafness; On Campus: Parents Compete In Cooking Contest; Bmc, Hc Directories Available;Combined Workplace Giving Campaign Update ... read more  

Susan Pace Hamill

  October 28, 2004: Law Professor To Present Moral Case For Tax Reform; Hhs Honoree Rachel Simon '81 To Speak At Whyy Forum; Phebe Anna Thorne Kindergarten Dedicated At Reception; Bryn Mawr's Center For Visual Culture Partners With Slought Foundation; Bryn Mawr's Chamber Music Society To Perform Oct. 30; Combined Workplace Giving Campaign Update; Staff Members Serve On Campus Committees ... read more  

Still from Brother to Brother

  October 21 , 2004: Brother To Brother Director To Give Sneak Preview; Polling Expert To Speak; Guantanamobile Project On Its Way; Friends Of The Library To Sponsor Introduction To Book Collecting; Former Forest-Service Chief To Deliver Rothenberg Lecture; Frederica De Laguna, Founder Of BMC Anthropology Department, Dies ; On Campus: National Denim Day, Tree Dedication, Ethnic Notions, Advertising And Body Image ... read more  

Giant Puppet

  October 7 , 2004: Bread And Puppet Theater To Perform; Pulitzer-Prize-Winning Poet Charles Wright To Give Reading; Arun Gandhi To Speak On Nonviolence On Oct. 19; In Canaday Gallery: From Dumpster To Divinity; Memorial For Michael Powell To Be Held Oct. 22; Combined Workplace Giving Campaign Starts Oct. 18; On Campus: Sustained Dialogue, Community Update Series, Bi-Co Mathematics Colloquium, Philosophy Colloquium, Lecture On South Africa ... read more  

Mary Karr

  September 30 , 2004: Vanessa Kerry Speaks At Bryn Mawr; Bestselling Author Of The Liars' Club To Read; Fellowship Offers New Model For Library Training; Eminent Scientists To Discuss Science Policy And Politics; "Virtual Bryn Mawr" Passwords Simplified; On Campus: SGA Elections, Debate Watches, Trustees, Bus To Philly ... read more  

Michelle Francl

  September 23 , 2004: Newbery Medalist Paula Fox Opens Reading Series; Two Bryn Mawr Scholars Win Publication Awards; Chemistry Professor Michelle Francl Organizes "Flash Mob"; Online Calendar Integrated With Activities List-Serve; President Vickers Lays Out Direction Of College; On Campus: Coffee Hour, Learning To Listen, Mathemagician, Gsas Science Symposium, Night Owls ... read more  


  September 16, 2004: Ballet Hispanico To Perform; New Minor To Pair Computing With Traditional Disciplines; Lecture On Medieval Responses To Ancient Monuments To Open Exhibition; Lgbt Health Pioneer To Speak At Bryn Mawr; S mart Women Vote Initiative Aims To Register, Educate Voters; Web Stewards To Meet As Keyserve Deadline Approaches; Discussions To Take On Hot Topics; Reginald Collier, Major Bryn Mawr Benefactor, Dies; On Campus: Community Update Rescheduled, C2 Web Site, Blood Drive, Markson Reception, Dinshaw Talk ... read more  

Uncut Pages THeater Company

  September 9, 2004: Theater Company Of Bryn Mawr Students Performs At Fringe; Center For Visual Culture To Emphasize Film And Video In Fall Colloquium Series; Bryn Mawr Crew Coach Remembers Olympic Gold Moment; Summer Multimedia Institute Shows Off Completed Projects; Dining Halls Offer More Choices For Meals And Schedules; On Campus: Community Service Event, Diversity Conversations, Presidential Office Hours ... read more  

Paula Fox

  September 2, 2004: Bryn Mawr Professor Leads Federal Language Initiative; Award-Winning Author Paula Fox To Open Reading Series; "The Invention Of Antiquity" To Be Exhibited In Canaday; Inside Bryn Mawr; President Vickers Initiates Community Updates Series; ; Learning To Listen Series Returns To Bryn Mawr; Spanish Department's Cultural Series Begins Sept. 6; On Campus: Fall Frolic, Shofar Blowing, Retirement Reception ... read more  

Christopher MacDonald-Dennis

  August 26 , 2004: 2004-05 Performing Arts Series To Open With A Performance By Ballet Hispanico; Christopher Macdonald-Dennis To Head New Office Of Intercultural Affairs; Diversity Leadership Group Forms; New And Improved Facilities Greet Bryn Mawr Students;Tripod Gets New Look And Added Features; Bryn Mawr Welcomes Class Of 2008; Fall Convocation To Be Held Monday, Aug. 30 ... read more  

Robot and professors

  August 12, 2004: Graduate School Of Social Work And Social Research Receives Funding For Leadership Institute; Computer Scientists Learn Robotic Programming Language Developed At Bryn Mawr; Phantom Planet to Perform At Bryn Mawr; Feasibility Studies Underway For Potential Renovations; College Web Stewards to Switch From Dreamweaver To Contribute ... read more  

lab crew

  July 22, 2004: Chemistry Professor And Research Group Receive Funding To Continue Quest For New Molecules; New Study Shows No Experts Necessary To Recognize Troubled Marriages; Neh Awards Challenge Grant To The Graduate School Of Arts And Sciences; Public Affairs' Tracy Youells To Make Philadelphia Poetic Debut Aug. 2 ... read more  

Jaonna Simonis

  June 18, 2004: Bryn Mawr Wins $1.2 Million HHMI Grant for Science Education; Physics Major Wins APS/IBM Research Internship; Runner Joanna Simonis Wins Medal in NCAA Track Championship; Bryn MAwr Wins Sherman Fairchild Foundation Grant; Remembering Julie Painter, Michael Powell; McPherson Winners; Erdman Hall Wins Historic Preservation Award.... read more  

students with robot

  May 13, 2004: Students Program Tour-Guide Robot; Undergraduate and Ph.D. Candidate Join Forces in Research Project; Track Athletes Achieve National Standards; Graduate Students Win Prestigious Fellowships; May Day Awards ... read more  

Beth and Rachel Simon

  May 6, 2004: Rosie O'Donnell to Play Lead Role in Movie Based on Rachel Simon's Book; Physics Prof Leads Nationwide Science-Education Reform Project; Update: Faculty Research Grants and Awards ... read more  

Professor Rock

  April 29, 2004: New Economics Professor to Join Bryn Mawr; Phebe Anna Thorne School to Add Kindergarten; Two Nights of Performances to Benefit Thorne Center; Bryn Mawr Contingent Joins March on Nation's Capital; Bettws-Y-Coed Open House to Be Held May 3; Influential Educational Psychologists Featured at Seminar; Faculty and Staff Authors to Be Honored at Reception; SGA Presidents Hope to Revive Seven Sisters Conference ... read more  

Maypole Dancers

  April 22, 2004: Renowned Classicist Leslie Kurke '81 to Speak; Traditional May Day Celebration to Be Held May 2; Bryn Mawr's Lacrosse Team Ties Its Winning Record; Innovative Digital-Image Technology to Be Introduced at BMC; BMC Children Nominate Spongebob Squarepants for Presidency; Bryn Mawrters Stage "Marry-In" to Support Gay Rights; Reception to Honor Retiring 33-Year Veteran Rabeeya ... read more  

Dancers rehearsing

  April 15, 2004: Alice Goff '04 Awarded 2004 Fulbright Grant; Eight New Works to Be Premiered at Dance Concert; Bryn Mawr Faculty Poets to Read on April 26; Haverford-Bryn Mawr Chorale to Perform Beethoven Works; Artist Merrill Mason to Speak; Update: Faculty Research Grants and Awards; Memorial Service for Dean Hayley Thomas Set for Monday; Ball of Physics Show Offers Fun for Audiences of All Ages; Transgender Advocate Daniel Soltis '98 to Lead Workshop ... read more  


  April 8, 2004: Two Bryn Mawr Juniors Named Goldwater Scholars; Bi-Co Orchestra to Perform Spring Concert; Update: Faculty Research Grants and Awards; Ethnographer to Discuss America's Multiethnic Future ... read more  

Kinsey Sicks Poster

  April 1, 2004: Five Poets to Read at Tribute to Marianne Moore '09; Kinsey Sicks "Dragapella" Quartet to Perform; Documentaries on the Vietnamese Immigrant Experience to Be Presented; Owls Outdoors Plans Hike in Andorra Natural Area; BMC Scholar Athletes Named to National Academic Squad; Bryn Mawr Alumnae to Offer Advice on Publishing ... read more  


  March 25 , 2004: Anna Deavere Smith to Deliver Convocation Address; Sculptor Steven Gontarski to Visit Bryn Mawr; Leading Proponent of Superstring Theory to Discuss Nature of the Universe; Renaissance Choir to Give Concert of Musical Anomalies; Bryn Mawr to Host Evening with Poet and Journalist Luis Francia; Bryn Mawr Community Mourns the Loss of Beloved Dean, Hayley Thomas; Cambrian Row Open House to Be Held; Bryn Mawr Math Team Performs Admirably in Competition; Retirement-Plan Counselors to Visit Campus... read more  

Anthony Hecht

  March 18, 2004: Pulitzer Prize-Winner Anthony Hecht to Read at Bryn Mawr; Conference Comparing Global Conflicts to Be Held; Oscar-Nominated Alumna to Discuss Work on Seabiscuit; Bryn Mawr-Haverford Theater Company to Stage Big Love; Art Historian to Introduce Innovative Web Project; Archaeologist to Discuss History of Jerusalem Conflict; Students to Perform Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing; Diversity Week Begins; Peace and Conflict Studies Instructor Wins Slogan Contest... read more  


  March 4, 2004: Daedalus Quartet's Sounds to Soar Through Goodhart; Symposium to Address Issues Raised by Globalization; Students Organize First Bryn Mawr Olympics; Literary Contests Offer May Day Recognition, Cash Prizes; Students Reject Pass/Fail Resolution, Ask for Bar at Well-Attended Plenary Meeting ... read more  

Margaret Drabble

  February 26 , 2004: Leading English Novelist Margaret Drabble to Read; "Picturing Women" Symposium Draws Scholars and Artists from Around the World; Yale Psychologist to Give Keynote Adress at Child and Family Well-Being Conference; Dolorean and Illumina to Rock Campus Center; Rescorla Lectures on Aggressive Behavior in Children and Adults; Latin Dance Workshop; Plenary Resolutions; Not-for-Profit Career Fair... read more  

Frank Mallory

  February 19, 2004: Nikki Giovanni to Give Black History Month Keynote Address; Lecture Series Considers Social Issues Affecting Children; Chamber Music Society to Perform All-Mozart Program; Panel to Examine Chilean Coup's Effect on Literature; Sisterhood Culture Show Rounds Out Black History Month ... read more  

students working

  February 12 , 2004: Students, Faculty Members Build Supercomputer; 'Cataloging Fever' Strikes Student Organizations; Sociologist to Lecture on Racial Identity; Center for Science in Society Symposium Considers Beauty; Student Wins Scholarship for Study in Finland ... read more  


  February 5 , 2004: Chuck Davis African American Dance Ensemble; Filmmaker Aisha Simmons; Lecture on Witchcraft in Africa; President Nancy Vickers Interviewed on WHYY; Sistah Mafalda and the Kuumba Performers; Learning to Listen Series; Dance in Your Own Backyard; First Friday Bus Trip; A Day on Your Own in the Big Apple... read more  


  January 29, 2004: Poet Nikki Giovanni Highlights Black History Month; "Picturing Women" Project Continues with Artist's Talk; Artist, Curator Discuss Public Art Project; Two Performances of Vagina Monologues Planned for V-Day Weekend; SGA Vote Assures Mawrters a Seat on the Bus; Brown-Bag Sessions on Information, Meaning and Noise Begin Today; Friday Diversity Conversations Resume ... read more  

Robin Reineke

  January 22, 2004: Student Commended for Human-Rights Work in Thailand; Professor and Students Research Home Ownership for Low-Income Philadelphians; Body Image Council Plans Events for Body Image and Eating Disorders Awareness Month; Coffee Hour Revived; Spanish Cultural Series Open to All; Exhibitions Open ... read more  


  January 16, 2004: Recent Graduate Wins Rhodes Scholarship; Students Reach Out to Local Schools With Dance;Indie Rockers Athenaeum Perform in Great Hall; Archaeology Prof Studies New Technology, New Ideas; Junior Wins Scholarship for Study in China; Money Available in Special-Events Fund; Observation of MLK Day; Renovations and Moves; New Web site ... read more  
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