Bryn Mawr College Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Amtrak's for-profit regulationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... inconvenience. It supposedly denies Americans the blessings of what then-professor Woodrow Wilson of Bryn Mawr College called administrators with "large powers and unhampered discretion." It will be at least four years before even the possibility of ...

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  2. Women's Colleges Can Close the STEM Gender GapRead the original story

    May 9, 2016 | US News & World Report

    ... advantage. For example, from 2011-2013, the percent of women graduating with a STEM degree at all-female Bryn Mawr College was two-and-a-half times the national average. During that same period, less than 1 percent of women nationally majored in ...

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  3. Evan Birnholza s guide to the May 8 Post Magazine crossword, a oeWorkout StudyaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... She's the goddess of victory, and her name (or at least the Greek word for "victory") is mentioned in the Bryn Mawr College cheer " Anassa Kata ." Look, all I'm saying is, you take a Haverford grad with a Bryn Mawr grad for a wife, and that might be ...

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  4. Stark earns doctorate at CambridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | The Delaware Gazette

    Buckeye Valley High School alumna Brielle C. Stark has been awarded a doctorate from the Department of Clinical Neurosciences at the University of Cambridge in England for her work on post-stroke aphasia recovery.Stark was selected as a Gates Trust Scholar to Cambridge University in 2012, and did her undergraduate studies at Bryn Mawr College in ... (more)

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  5. 18 Things to Do This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Phillymag.com

    ... up is Restaurant (aka L'Avventura) , followed by The Life of Juanita Castro . Each is only 34 minutes. Bryn Mawr College art history professor Homay King will introduce the films, and Penn art history PhD candidate Iggy Cortez will lead a discussion ...

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  6. Meet Phila.'s first female prisons chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Philly.com

    ... Harrisburg, Carney is the eldest of three children. She graduated from Lincoln University and then went to Bryn Mawr College for graduate school. She started as a social worker with Philadelphia prisons in 1995 and ascended quickly through the ...

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  7. Former Sen. Wofford, 90, is engaged to a man, 40Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    ... Wofford and his wife, Clare, had three children. Clare Wofford, who once headed the major-gifts program at Bryn Mawr College, died in 1996 after battling acute leukemia. Wofford wrote Sunday of their close bond in 48 years of marriage and of the ...

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  8. Former PA Senator to marry manRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Philadelphia Gay News

    ... ecretary of Labor and Industry under former Gov. Robert Casey from 1987-91 and previously was president of Bryn Mawr College from 1970-78.

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  9. Love wins: Former Sen. Wofford, 90, is engaged to a man, 40Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | Philly.com

    ... Wofford and his wife, Clare, had three children. Clare Wofford, who once headed the major-gifts program at Bryn Mawr College, died in 1996 after battling acute leukemia. Wofford wrote Sunday of their close bond in 48 years of marriage and of the ...

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  10. From stratosphere to pulpit: Jeannette Ridlon Piccard 1895-1981Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... burst into tears and ran out of the room," Piccard recalled. Piccard studied philosophy and psychology at Bryn Mawr College, a women's school near Philadelphia. Then she earned a master's degree in chemistry in 1919 at the University of Chicago. The ...

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  11. The Playwrights Realm Announces 2016 INK'D LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Way, Or A Food Odyssey; Lady M; The Apocryphal Project), a dramaturg, an adjunct professor of playwriting (Bryn Mawr College), and a creator-performer of theatrical contemporary circus (Tinder & Ash). She has been nominated for the New York ...

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  12. Professors teaching students to hit pauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | NWAonline

    Students in psychology professor Joanne Bagshaw's class take part in a moment of silence and relaxation before starting work recently at Montgomery College in Germantown, Md. On a rainy February afternoon, the ionic charge is palpable in Michelle Francl's physical chemistry class at Bryn Mawr College near Philadelphia.

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  13. Nancy S. Goldberg Recognized by Worldwide Branding for Excellence in EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... particularly because of her educational background. Ms. Goldberg received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Bryn Mawr College and a Master of Education from Harvard University. Additionally, she has taught English in the Newton, Massachusetts, Public ...

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  14. Stanford program brings physician assistants to Humboldt CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Times-Standard

    ... care. Fraser, who grew up in the Bay Area, moved to Humboldt after graduating with a linguistics degree at Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania. She also worked as a medical assistant for the North Country Clinic, part of the Open Door Community Health ...

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  15. Kenney names fire and prison commissionersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | Philly.com

    ... security, will be the city's next fire commissioner. Carney, who has a master's degree in social work from Bryn Mawr College, manages the literacy, life skills, and vocational programs available to inmates. Before becoming a deputy commissioner in ...

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  16. Book Talk to meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | Durant Daily Democrat

    ... Director. A native of Durant and a graduate of Durant High School, Tonubbee has a B.A. in Mathematics from Bryn Mawr College and a M.Ed. in Secondary Mathematics from Southeastern Oklahoma State University, and is completing a Master's Degree in ...

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  17. To get students to focus, some professors are asking them to close their eyesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... a rainy February afternoon , the ionic charge is palpable in Michelle Francl's physical chemistry class at Bryn Mawr College near Philadelphia. As Francl scribbles a mathematical equation for wave function that's projected on an overhead screen, ...

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  18. Sports on the SideRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2016 | Los Altos Town Crier

    Laura Gradiska of Los Altos helped the Gettysburg College women's tennis team beat Bryn Mawr College 8-1 in its Centennial Conference opener March 26. The junior prevailed at No. 2 singles and teamed with Maria Martinovic to win at No.

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  19. Proposal to turn mobster's house into landmark gets whackedRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2016 | KLTV Tyler

    ... resubmit the application with stronger arguments or a different angle. Committee member Jeffrey Cohen, a Bryn Mawr College professor of architectural history, said that decision was up to her, but noted, "I don't think you see a lot of encouragement ...

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  20. PlayPenn Sets Plays, Playwrights for 2016 New Play Development ConferenceRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the power of forgiveness. Lauren Feldman is a freelance playwright, dramaturg, professor of playwriting (Bryn Mawr College), and a creator-performer of theatrical contemporary circus. She loves theater that is brave, honest, loving, and slightly ...

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