Winter 2017

A Night at the Opera

A Night at the Opera

Thanks to Jacqueline Badger Mars ’61, 10 Mawrters attended the Washington National Opera’s performance of Donizetti’s The Daughter of the Regiment.

Jackie Slaby, '15

Jackie Slaby '15

In November 2016, the Growth and Structure of Cities major won election to the Battle Creek, Mich., school board.

Zebbie Watson, '12

Zebbie Watson '12

Her story “A Single Deliberate Thing” has won two major awards for short fiction: a 2016 O. Henry Prize and a 2016 Pushcart Prize.

Michelle Gyles-McDonnough, '90

Michelle Gyles-McDonnough '90

As an administrator and deputy regional director of the UN Development Program in Asia Pacific, she’s working toward the goal of reducing poverty.

Jessica Schwartz, Julie S. Eng, middle, Sarah Kate Wilson, right.

Major Challenges in Silicon Valley

Bryn Mawr tech leaders discuss women's scarcity, growth potential, and next steps.

Physics professor and students working in a lab.

In Search of Positive Energy

Physics professor and students are working toward the "holy grail": fusion.

Artwork of pen/barbed wire

On Rikers, Writing to Connect

Empowerment through words is the goal at NYC's foreboding jail.