Learn about Bryn Mawr College from the real experts, our Banter Bloggers! All blog posts shared on social media are tagged with #bmcbanter.
Hallie Novak is a senior French major from the Berkshires region of Massachusetts. Hallie enjoys photography, traveling, reading, experimenting with recipes, and good coffee. When she's not studying, you can find her exploring Philadelphia with friends, in Old Library or in Carpenter -- her favorite library on campus. Join Hallie for a slice of life at Bryn Mawr, her observations and adventures! Follow Hallie on Instagram
to see pictures in and around the BMC campus.
Paola is a senior independent major in public health, and a Posse Scholar. She is interested in how health and social justice interconnect. Paola is currently embarking in a semester abroad in three countries, and she is excited to share her experiences with the Banter Blog readers.
Maria is a local Mawrter from West Philadelphia who loves the intricacies of art and social justice. Maria (she/her pronouns) is a junior Sociology major who hopes to create honest, critical, and empowering dialogue among students on and off campus. Maria's other interests include: brewing coffee at Uncommon Grounds; writing ideas for Banter blogs on old receipts; dancing with RnM; or dreaming up ideas for her CDA position in Erdman!
Rachel is a senior from Minneapolis, MN. Her lifelong passion for storytelling inspired her to become an English major, while her interest in travel and cross-cultural communication spurred her to pursue a Spanish minor. In her free time, she enjoys walks, reading, journaling, and working on creative projects. Favorite campus spots include English House and the enormous cherry tree behind Rhoads.
Mayisha Rahman ‘21 is an international student from Dhaka, Bangladesh. She is an intended Biology major and feels very strongly about the human mind. She loves trying out new places to eat, exploring different cities and tries to connect her life here in the U.S. with her life back home. On campus, you’ll probably find her nestled in Collier Library or some place in Park Science Center. You can follow her on Instagram or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org
because she loves talking to new people and is always involved in something interesting with the Bryn Mawr Body Project! Join Mayisha for the crazy rollercoaster ride that is Bryn Mawr!