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Archive for October, 2014

Open Enrollment: Medical Plan Update

Posted October 30, 2014

The following email was sent to faculty and staff by Director of Human Resources Marty Mastascusa on Oct. 29: By now all medical plan enrollees should have received new ID cards from Independence Blue Cross or Keystone.   Please continue to use the old card through midnight on October 31st and start using the new card […]

Call for Applications: Topic Modeling Seminar

Posted October 30, 2014

The following email was sent to faculty and staff by Tri-Co DH Program Coordinator Archana Kaku on Oct. 29: Call for Applications from Faculty & Staff (Deadline November 26) The Art of Topic Modeling for Total Beginners: A Trico Seminar in Critical Digital Studies (Spring 2015-Fall 2015) Offered by the Trico DH Initiative (Contact Rachel […]

Call for Applications: Critical Making Seminar

Posted October 30, 2014

The following email was sent to faculty and staff by Tri-Co DH Program Coordinator Archana Kaku on Oct. 29: Call for Applications from Faculty and Staff (Deadline November 26) Critical Making across the Divisions: A Trico Seminar (Spring 2015) Offered by the Trico DH Initiative (Contact Laura McGrane lmcgrane@haverford.edu) What does “making”—whether DIY initiatives, Twitterbots […]

Diversity Conversation to be Held October 31

Posted October 30, 2014

The following email was sent to faculty, students, and staff by The Pensby Center on Thursday, October 23. The Pensby Center invites you to our second Diversity Conversation of the semester, “Multiracial Students at Bryn Mawr: Perspectives and Experiences,” on Friday, October 31st from 12-1:30 PM. This summer, Pensby Intern Chantille Kennedy ’15 surveyed current students and alums to look at the multiracial […]

Bryn Mawr Mourns Passing of Professor Emeritus of Philosophy George L. Kline

Posted October 30, 2014

The following email was sent to faculty, students, and staff by President Kim Cassidy on Tuesday, October 28. To Members of the Campus Community: It is with sadness that we mark the death of Milton C. Nahm Professor Emeritus of Philosophy George L. Kline, who passed away on October 23 at the age of 93.  Philosopher and scholar […]

Balch Speaker’s Book Named One of Year’s Best

Posted October 30, 2014
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In June, Bryn Mawr announced author Elizabeth Kolbert as the 2014-15 Emily Balch Speaker for first-year students. Kolbert’s latest book, The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History, has been named to the Library Journal’s Best Books in 2014. Kolbert is a staff writer for The New Yorker and the author of Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate […]

Self-Care at BMC Introduces the Self-Care Challenge

Posted October 23, 2014

The following email was sent to faculty, students, and staff by the Self-Care at BMC Committee on Monday, October 20.  Dear Bryn Mawr Community Members, The Self-Care @ BMC Committee is proud to introduce the Self-Care Challenge! The Self-Care Challenge is a chance for the Bryn Mawr community to express itself through the seven areas […]

Honorary Captains Needed for Breast Cancer Awareness Games

Posted October 23, 2014

Student athletes and the Athletics department have organized “Owls Fight For a Cure,” a group that raises money and awareness for the Bryn Mawr Hospital Comprehensive Breast Cancer Center. Over the next two weeks, Athletics will be hosting their breast cancer awareness games for soccer and volleyball. They are currently looking for breast cancer survivors, […]

Act 31 and Required Child Abuse Training

Posted October 22, 2014

Shawn Maxam, MSS/MLSP ’14 Prevention Coordinator

Posted October 22, 2014
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Shawn Maxam, MSS/MLSP ’14 recently appointed Princeton University’s Prevention Coordinator in the SHARE office. SHARE is Princeton’s Sexual Harassment Assault/Advising, Resources and Education Office . SHARE is a victim-centered, confidential resource on campus for the Princeton University community. SHARE provides crisis response, support, advocacy, education, and referral services to those who are dealing with incidents of interpersonal […]

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