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Arts Program Fall 2013 Audition Schedule

Posted August 27, 2013

THE ARTS PROGRAM AT BRYN MAWR COLLEGE Fall 2013 Audition Schedule DANCE AUDITIONS Contact: Prof. Linda Caruso-Haviland, 610-526-5601, lcarusoh@brynmawr.edu For Ballet Ensemble Choreographer: Nora Gibson AT BRYN MAWR: Thursday, September 5 7:00 – 8:30 PM Pembroke Dance Studio Dance Outreach Project Info and Movement Session Dance Outreach Project is a community focused project, under the […]

Staff Association Accepting Nominations for Open Positions

Posted August 27, 2013

Bryn Mawr’s Staff Association is accepting nominations for the following positions: Two Officers (open to all staff) and one representative (administrative/professional). Nominations should be submitted to Dolores Burdo by Sept. 20 so that a ballot can be put together for distribution. Formed in 1974, the Staff Association’s mission is twofold: to provide formal lines of […]

Working Parent Brown Bag Lunches Scheduled for September and October

Posted August 27, 2013

This summer, a new “Working Parents Brown Bag Lunch” group was formed for faculty and staff. The group plans to meet again in September and October. All lunches are from noon-1 p.m. in the Quita Woodward Room, Thomas Hall. Wed., September 18 Schooling Choices Two moms will be with share their wisdom and experience: Anne […]

Volunteers Needed for International Student Friendship Program

Posted August 27, 2013

The following email was sent to faculty and staff by Assistant Director of the Office of International Programs Patricia Lausch on Tuesday, August 20. Dear Colleagues, I am writing to extend to you the opportunity to participate in the International StudentFriendship Program. On August 26, 2013 , we will welcome over 100 new students from outside the U.S. to […]

Memorial Service for Karen Tidmarsh to be Held Sept. 28

Posted August 27, 2013

The following email was sent to faculty, students, and staff by the Executive Assistant to the President Marge Pyle on Tuesday, August 20. You are invited to join the Bryn Mawr community for a Celebration of the Life of Karen MacAusland Tidmarsh ´71, Dean of the College, 1990-2010. Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 4:00 pm in Thomas Great Hall, Thomas Library.  For questions, please contact Marge […]

2013 Fall Plenary Scheduled for Sept. 29

Posted August 27, 2013

The following email was sent to faculty and staff by President of the Self-Government Association Natalie Kato on Friday, August 16. Note: Plenary will begin at noon on Sept. 29. Dear Faculty and Staff, Hello! I hope this e-mail finds you well and that you are enjoying the summer! Even though we are out of school for […]

Updates from the Undergraduate Dean’s Office

Posted August 27, 2013

The following email was sent by Dean of Studies and Interim Dean of the College Judy Balthazar to staff on Wednesday, August 14. Dear members of the Bryn Mawr community, I am pleased to announce some updates from the Undergraduate Dean’s Office.  Despite the departure of Michele Rasmussen (who sends greetings from Chicago) and the retirement of Stephanie […]

Creative Writing’s Daniel Torday Sells Debut Novel and Writes for Jewish Book Council

Posted August 14, 2013
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As reported in Publisher’s Weekly, Visiting Assistant Professor Daniel Torday “sold his debut novel, The Last Flight of Poxl West, to Hilary Rubin Teeman at St. Martin’s Press. Rubin bought North American rights from agent Brettne Bloom at Kneerim, Williams & Bloom. The novel, set in the 1980s, is about a Jewish teenager growing up […]

Area Middle and High School Students Visit Bryn Mawr’s Science Labs

Posted August 9, 2013
Alicia Makepeace uses dry ice and soap to give visiting students a visual representation of a chemical reaction

A group of middle and high school girls from the Coatesville, PA, area recently visited Bryn Mawr’s science departments as part of a program called the Girls University for Engineering, Science, and Technology.