Amelia McCarthy ’19

A Journey Into Contemplation

A student's reflections on a summer voyage at sea.

Image from John Waters’ Study Art series

The Theory of (Curating) Art

Course cluster considers practice, politics behind curating contemporary art.

Maria Eichhorn's Unlawfully Acquired Books from Jewish Ownership

Looking to the World

One of the art world’s premier events gathers artists from its margins.

Instructor holding model of brain.

The Memory of Science

Mawrters recall a slow reaction and a loud bang, human brains—and, of course, getting lost.

Sharon Burgmayer

New Molecules, New Discoveries

Burgmayer and team continue to break ground in chemistry lab.

Tania Romero

Honoring Fellow Women Filmmakers

A journey that began in the streets of Managua leads to a premiere at Cannes.  

Archaeologist Kimberlee Moran

An Archaeologist Races Against Time

Kimberlee Moran ’00 leads effort to recover remains at Old City site.

Graphic of wind-up doll, female.

The Wisdom of the Body

Midlife Mawrters face the physical challenges of aging.

College Hall

How Should We Remember M. Carey Thomas?

Alumnae/i offer perspectives on a difficult question for all.


Exploring the Origin of a Species

Anthropologist investigates new discovery from the distant past.