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Archive for November, 2010

College Announces New Management of Bookstore and Closure of Copy Center

Posted November 18, 2010

At of the start of the spring 2011 semester, the College Bookshop will be managed by the Follett Higher Education Group, which manages more than 850 campus bookstores nationwide including Mt. Holyoke, Smith, and Williams Colleges. The change in management won’t mean any immediate changes for student customers or in the way faculty order textbooks. […]

Staff Applications for TLI Learning Partnerships, Computing Classes Due Dec. 3

Posted November 18, 2010
Download the TLI application form

The Teaching and Learning Initiative (TLI) is accepting applications from staff members for its spring-semester programs. Staff members receive paid release time to participate in TLI programs. Download the TLI application form Through the TLI, staff members work with students to exchange skills and build a new relationship here on campus. If you are interested in applying, please […]

Student Troupe’s Production of 1633 Drama Tis Pity She’s a Whore, Set in 1950s, Opens Thursday

Posted November 18, 2010

This Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, Nov. 18-20, Shakespeare Performance Troupe presents John Ford’s Tis Pity She’s a Whore. The challenging piece has been in rehearsal for much of this semester and will open this weekend in Rhoads Hall. Admission is free. Doors open at 7 p.m. First published in 1633, Tis Pity She’s a Whore […]

Donations Accepted for ACLAMO Food Drive Until Nov. 22

Posted November 18, 2010

Bryn Mawr’s Mujeres will be collecting cans and non-perishable food for the ACLAMO Thanksgiving Food Drive until Monday Nov. 22. Mujeres, a cultural affinity club for Latina students, has set up donation boxes around campus. They will be accepting food on behalf of ACLAMO, Accíon Comunal Latino Americano de Montgomery County, which provides Spanish-language economic […]

Philadelphia’s Lyric Fest to Feature HC Prof. Tom Lloyd’s Setting of Two Poems by BMC Prof. Karl Kirchwey

Posted November 18, 2010

This Sunday, Nov. 21, Philadelphia’s Lyric Fest will present “Night and Day: The Harmony of Yin-Yang,” a concert featuring a new work by Haverford Professor of Music Thomas Lloyd. Lloyd’s piece, titled “Fatherly Reflections,” is a setting of two poems by Bryn Mawr Professor in the Arts Karl Kirchwey (Kirchwey is currently on an extended […]

Commencement Weekend Events to be Held on Friday, May 13, and Saturday, May 14

Posted November 11, 2010

Events for Bryn Mawr’s 2011 commencement weekend will be taking place on Friday, May 13, and Saturday, May 14, instead of the Saturday/Sunday schedule of years past, announced President Jane McAuliffe in recent e-mails to the undergraduate class of 2011 and graduate students poised to earn their degrees. The new schedule also has the graduation […]

Prospective Students to Visit Nov. 13 and 18, Dec. 2

Posted November 11, 2010

In the coming weeks, scores of high-school seniors and their families will visit Bryn Mawr for a glimpse of life on campus. This Saturday, Nov. 13, the College will host its second “Fall Preview” day of the 2010 season. Students and their families will visit the Bryn Mawr campus for tours, sample classes, and information […]

Tri-Co Multicultural Winter Institute Now Accepting Applications

Posted November 10, 2010

Chris MacDonald-Dennis, assistant dean and director of Intercultural Affairs, has recently announced that registration is open for the Tri-College Multicultural Winter Institute. Applications are due by 4 p.m. Nov. 23 to Chris MacDonald-Dennis at at The program is open to faculty and staff members, and graduate and undergraduate students. The institute will consist of […]

Kudos: BMC Wins Grounds Management Award

Posted November 4, 2010

Bryn Mawr College recently received a Green Star Merit Award from the Professional Grounds Management Society. Bryn Mawr was one of three institutions of higher education to receive the award. The annual Professional Grounds Management Awards Program “brings national recognition to grounds maintained with a high degree of excellence. The program complements other national landscape […]

President McAuliffe Holds Office Hours on Wednesday, Nov. 17

Posted November 4, 2010

President Jane McAuliffe reminds students that she has office hours scheduled on Wednesday, Nov. 17 from 3- 4 p.m., and on several dates during the academic year. McAuliffe welcomes visits from individual students and student groups during her office hours. Please contact Diane McLaughlin (x5163, if you are planning to stop by the President’s […]