Discourse

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More American than Apple Pie

Revisiting a long-ago trial, an alumna sheds light on the American way of dissent.

Arielle McInnis-Simoncelli

Being on the Ballot

Alumnae-founded initiative aims to improve representation of women and minorities in government.

Fighting with Time

How Do I Want to Spend My Time?

Three Midlife Mawrters share their stories of reclaiming their time—and making the most of their gifts.

The Entrance to Bryn Mawr College

What Causes Do You Support?

Mawrters' wide-ranging responses show how truly engaged they are.

Empty Pedestal, Baltimore

Born Out of Rejection

Inspired by the topic of this year’s Flexner Lectures, six Bryn Mawr faculty offered classes on the topic of refusal.

Fazana Saleem-Ismail '94

Leading the Fight Against Islamophobia

Who are Muslims’ allies? Everyone needs to be, says the author.

Student Protesters, 1989

March On

Working to make a difference can mean refusing, resisting, and engaging.

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.

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