Summer 2018

Marking the distance each of the chromophores in the dyes have traveled in the mobile phase.

Students Analyze Early Byzantine Textiles in 360°

Thin-layer chromatography is used to identify ancient dyes.

Gabrielle Farrell

Gabrielle Farrell '12

Taking on a new role in the field of political communications.

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Gurus of the Garden

For author and subjects, it's far more than a patch of backyard dirt. 

President Cassidy

The Bubble and The Network

Reflecting on the continued importance of women's colleges.


Size Matters

A new study finds that the changing climate might spell trouble for tropical bird species.

Kate Wallace holding a tody, a native Caribbean bird.

A Wild Life

After running away from home to join the Peace Corps, her life went to the birds.

Author and Activist Angela Davis gives Class of 2018 Commencement address.

The Ones We Have Been Waiting For

Angela Davis addresses the Class of 2018.

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In Service

In this issue, we highlight our 2018 Alumnae Service Award winners.

From left: Heather Marks '91, Joy Westdrop '89, Irene Segal Ayers '82, Elizabeth Mosier '84, and Celeste Provost '89.

A Walk in the Woods

On the Appalachian Trail with Bennet, Click!, MacGyver, Machine, and Yoda.

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When Charlotte Met Kitty

"Meet a Mawrter: 1,000 Coffees," a volunteer-driven initiative, invites connection.