Cover of the Winter 2017 Alumnae Bulletin

What Do You Think of Our New Look?

We asked, and you answered—with a record number of letters about the new Bulletin.

Facing Up to Factories of Failure

Youth prisons reinforce the most negative aspects of young people's developing personalities.

Graduate Leigh Schaefer ’13

The Big Bang Theory

Leigh Schaefer ’13 is now working at CERN’s Large Hadron Collider.

Are You Good?

Two Bryn Mawr undergraduates take a cross-cultural look at moral licensing.

Question Marks

Well, What Gives?

A barrage of questions: When will I have kids, and in what will I specialize?

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.

Professor Teaching

Course's Focus: Waves of Power

Anthropologist has found sound as worthy of study as text or images.

Artwork of hourglass

A Brief History of Water

Ancient beyond measure, Earth’s water is literally from another world.