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Mural Design Review Session on Thursday, Sept. 23

Posted September 16, 2010

As part of the 125th anniversary celebration of Bryn Mawr College’s “Bold Vision. For Women. For the World,” the College is partnering with the Philadelphia Mural Arts Program to create a mural in West Philadelphia highlighting advances in the education of women. On Thursday, Sept. 23, the Bryn Mawr community will have a chance to […]

Math Students Give Presentation to Haverford Township Commissioners

Posted May 20, 2010

Students from Professor Victor Donnay’s Math Modeling and Environmental Sustainability class were recently featured in the Delaware County Daily Times for a presentation they gave to the Haverford Township board of commissioners on the pros and cons of using geothermal and/or solar energy to power the future Haverford Reserve recreation and environmental center.

Body Image Council Raises More Than $5,000 for National Eating Disorders Association

Posted April 29, 2010

A 5K walk on Sunday, April 25, sponsored by Bryn Mawr’s Body Image Council raised more than $5,000 for the National Eating Disorders Association. About 50 walkers took part in the event, which started and ended at the McBride Gateway and looped down Lancaster Avenue through the town of Bryn Mawr. Liz Frontino ’12, the […]

Civic Engagement Office Seeks Volunteers for WHYY Phone Bank

Posted April 22, 2010

Bryn Mawr’s Civic Engagement is recruiting 15-18 enthusiastic volunteers to accept and process telephone pledges from WHYY Radio during the public-radio station’s membership drive. The Bryn Mawr group will sit in as the membership drive is broadcast live from the WHYY-FM studios, answer phones, and accept pledges of support from WHYY-FM listeners. Entering pledge information […]

125th Anniversary Mural Concepting Sessions to be Held April 26 and May 3

Posted April 22, 2010

The 125th Anniversary Steering Committee invites Bryn Mawr students, faculty, and staff to attend one of two initial mural “concepting sessions”  to be held on April 26 from 6-7:30 p.m. in room 200 of the Campus Center and on May 3 from 1-2:30 p.m. in Thomas 110. The sessions will help guide the design of […]

Soles4Souls Looking for Used Shoes

Posted March 4, 2010

Are shoes overrunning your closet at home or in your dorm room? About to throw out a pair of sneakers? If so, consider donating your gently used shoes to Soles4Souls, a nonprofit organization that sends shoes to areas in need. There will be a drop box in the Campus Center where you can donate your […]

Civic Engagement Office Offers Service Opportunites on MLK Day

Posted January 14, 2010

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is celebrated by many as a day to take part in community service. The Civic Engagement Office invites students, faculty, and staff to room 200 of the Campus Center between 2 – 4 p.m. on Jan. 18 to help sort through book donations for Philadelphia’s Parkway West High School and […]

Athletic Department Raises $1,800 to Fight Breast Cancer

Posted January 7, 2010

Bryn Mawr’s season-opening “Fight For a Cure” basketball tournament and related events raised $1,800 for the Bryn Mawr Hospital Comprehensive Breast Center, which provides free mammograms and other services to many women throughout the region. Thanks to the generosity of the Bryn Mawr community, the event exceeded its fundraising goal and allowed the Athletic Department […]

Civic Engagement Office Seeks Halloween Donations

Posted October 16, 2009

The Civic Engagement Office is partnering with the People’s Emergency Center (PEC) this year on a Halloween Drive to help make this Halloween a great night for the children who live at PEC and the kids in the neighborhood. PEC is seeking donations that will help them to host their annual Halloween Haunted House and […]

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