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By biconews On 30 Apr, 2016 At 04:36 AM | Categorized As Archives, Bryn Mawr, City Studies, Front Page, Haverford, News/Political, Opinion | With 0 Comments
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BY GRACE GARRETT, Staff Writer Although China is the world’s leading clean energy producer, some of its most ambitious and, arguably, successful projects have generated large amounts of criticism both locally and abroad. The Three Gorges Dam, which spans the Yangtze River in Hubei Province, is one such project. Despite having reduced China’s greenhouse gas emissions […]

By biconews On 30 Apr, 2016 At 03:33 AM | Categorized As Archives, Arts, Bryn Mawr | With 0 Comments
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By EMILY SCHALK, Staff Writer Bryn Mawr’s Shakespeare Performance Troupe presented Much Ado About Nothing, their last show of the year, from April 7-9 in Rhoads Dining Hall. The production, which starred Marian Bechtel ‘16, Emmett Binkowski ‘16, Rachel Hampton ‘16, and Alison Robins ‘17, is set in the 1920’s and follows the stories of […]

By biconews On 30 Apr, 2016 At 03:35 AM | Categorized As Archives, Arts, Bryn Mawr | With 0 Comments
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By KATE HAWTHORNE, Staff Writer “Rince na Mawr,” Bryn Mawr’s Irish Dance group, celebrated St. Patrick’s Day with a performance that married traditional dance with pop culture.  This is their fourth annual Celtic Festival. In honor of the Irish holiday,  Lindsey Foster,  Bridget Murray, and Erin Saladin – performed a flash mob in front of the Campus […]

By biconews On 30 Apr, 2016 At 03:52 AM | Categorized As Archives, Arts, Haverford | With 0 Comments
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  By ISABELLA NUGENT, Staff Writer Under kaleidoscope lights in the high-ceiled tomb that is Erdman common room, Greasepaint Productions performed Urinetown to the Bi-Co campus. Urinetown turns a satirical lens on issues of human rights and revolution through grand musical numbers and plunger-wielding fight scenes. Imagine Les Misérables but with less blood and more toilet […]

By "> On 20 Apr, 2016 At 05:33 AM | Categorized As Archives, Arts, Close-Up Film Column, Front Page | With 0 Comments
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By ELLEN JIN, Film Columnist Hitchcock/Truffaut (2015) dir. Kent Jones Vertigo (1958) dir. Alfred Hitchcock As the master of suspense, Hitchcock struggled to distance himself from entertainment cinema. Francois Truffaut, auteur filmmaker of the French New Wave, admired Hitchcock immensely and sought to salvage his reputation from being seen as quintessentially Hollywood. In 1962, Truffaut […]

By "> On 20 Apr, 2016 At 05:11 AM | Categorized As Archives, News/Political, Opinion | With 0 Comments
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By FIONA REDMOND, Political Beat The Wisconsin Primary held on Tuesday, April 5, provided crucial wins for Ted Cruz and Bernie Sanders, and made it clear that the 2016 Presidential race is still anyone’s game. One thing is certain though: no one can accuse this election cycle of being boring or predictable. Just when it […]

By "> On 20 Apr, 2016 At 05:06 AM | Categorized As Archives, Escape The Bi-Co, Pro & College Sports, Sports | With 0 Comments
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By MICHAEL FRANCIS SCHWARZE, Media Editor On Monday, April 4, Villanova defeated the University of North Carolina (UNC) in the final seconds of the game, capturing its first NCAA Basketball Championship in 31 years. Villanova maneuvered through one of the more difficult paths to the title game, defeating teams such as 3 seed Miami, 2 seed, Oklahoma, […]

By "> On 20 Apr, 2016 At 05:18 AM | Categorized As Archives, Front Page, Haverford, HC Sports, Sports, Uncategorized | With 0 Comments
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By MICHAEL FRANCIS SCHWARZE, Media Editor Haverford College ALS Awareness Week kicks off Tuesday, April 19, and culminates with the 9th annual Joe Schwartz, ’83, Memorial 3K Run/Walk on Sunday, April 24. The week’s activities support amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) research, a progressive neurodegenerative disease that approximately 6,400 people are diagnosed with each year. The first […]

By "> On 15 Apr, 2016 At 03:25 PM | Categorized As Archives, Escape The Bi-Co, Features, Front Page | With 0 Comments
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BY ISABEL GELLERT, Staff Writer The walkway stretching from Thomas Great Hall and the Pembrokes to Rockefeller is strewn with fallen cherry blossom petals, a sure sign that the season is quickly coming to a close. The rest of the East Coast is no different. Last week was the peak of cherry blossom viewing at Shofuso […]

By "> On 15 Apr, 2016 At 03:44 PM | Categorized As Archives, Arts, Bryn Mawr | With 0 Comments
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BY ISABEL GELLERT, Staff Writer Imani Winds, a Grammy-nominated wind quintet performed in Thomas Great Hall on the evening of Friday, April 1, as part of Bryn Mawr College’s Performing Arts series. The program, “Considered (Mostly) Modern” included a variety of 20th century modern pieces with traditional elements. Lisa Kraus, the Performing Arts Coordinator, introduced […]

By "> On 15 Apr, 2016 At 03:01 PM | Categorized As Archives, Arts, Bryn Mawr, City Studies, Features, Front Page | With 0 Comments
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By ALIYA CHAUDHRY, Arts Editor Photos courtesy of BMC Communications Weekly prison visits, curating an exhibition, traveling to Japan– all of these have been components of past 360° Course Clusters. The 360° Course Cluster program, offered by Bryn Mawr College, allows students to take a group of classes crossing departments along with an additional component […]

By "> On 15 Apr, 2016 At 03:18 PM | Categorized As Archives, BiCo Sports, BMC Sports, Sports | With 0 Comments
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By ETHAN LYNE, Sports Editor Photography by ETHAN LYNE, Staff Photographer HAVERFORD Men’s Lacrosse – The Fords have been successful in their last three games of conference play with victories over McDaniel, Dickinson and a loss to Washington College. Isaac Krier, ’18, and Rob McLallen, ’19, have led the offense with five goals in the […]