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By biconews On 23 Sep, 2014 At 05:41 AM | Categorized As Arts, Front Page | With 0 Comments

A Simpsons Retrospective Max Leone, Staff Writer I love The Simpsons with a burning passion. TV was my teacher, mother, secret lover. That’s a quote from the show. It’s not actually as creepy as it sounds. I grew up with the show, and it taught me all about the world: how beer is the cause […]

By biconews On 23 Sep, 2014 At 04:14 AM | Categorized As Arts, Bryn Mawr, Haverford, Uncategorized | With 0 Comments
Hee Sook Kim, "Transformation 8" Photo curtsey of  Lisa Boughter.

  Lily Lopate, Editor in Chief  Ever think about the textures that originate from across the world that you suddenly see silkscreened to your canvas tote bag? Haverford’s Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery entertains that question in its first fall exhibition, A Spiritual Garden, featuring the solo work of Haverford’s Fine Arts Professor Hee Sook Kim. The show […]

By biconews On 23 Sep, 2014 At 04:31 AM | Categorized As Arts, Opinion, Uncategorized | With 0 Comments
Photo curtsey of FARMiCiA.

 By Morgan Chien-Hale and Michael Schwarze, Staff Writers With Restaurant Week going on in Philadelphia, we decided to review one of the many restaurant offerings. After searching online for possibilities, we stumbled upon FARMiCiA, a popular place in Old City. FARMiCiA came with “Very Good to Excellent” ratings from ZAGAT.  According to their website, “FARMiCiA […]

By biconews On 21 Apr, 2014 At 11:15 PM | Categorized As Arts, Bryn Mawr, This Week in Pictures | With 0 Comments

The student art pieces, a collaboration by many different students contributing both by name and anonymously, reflecting on their experiences as Latino Americans, were put together by Orsola Capovilla-Searle. The Afro Latina photography was on loan from Whitney Lopez. The immigration portion of the gallery was put together by Ana Mejia from Mawrters from Immigrant […]

By "> On 3 Apr, 2014 At 04:35 AM | Categorized As Arts, Front Page, Haverford | With 0 Comments
black mask

By Lily Lopate Staff Writer “We seek a form of action which transcends the separation between art and politics: it is the act of revolution” – Black Mask Publication (1967) Haverford’s Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery is exhibiting a new show curated by Natalie Musteata. Building off the views of anarchist feminist Emma Goldman, who famously declared, […]

By "> On 1 Apr, 2014 At 08:14 PM | Categorized As Arts, Features, Front Page, Haverford | With 2 Comments

Rachel Genovese Managing Editor   A weeping violin plays in the background and a single young lady enters on stage, brow furrowed, pacing. She stops in her tracks as her thoughts are broken by a piercing train whistle…or perhaps a woman’s scream? Other children join the young lady as a narrator lists their names over […]

By "> On 27 Mar, 2014 At 12:23 AM | Categorized As Arts, BiCo News, Bryn Mawr, Bryn Mawr News, News | With 0 Comments
Hijabi Monologues picture

By Maya Felman Staff Writer At seven o’clock on Saturday March 22, eight Bryn Mawr students sat in a row of chairs on the raised platform in Old Rhoads Dining Hall. Farah Al-Yagout ‘16 stepped forward, approaching the audience that had quickly filled the room. “I’m tired,” Al-Yagout declared, thus beginning the first performance of the Hijabi […]

By "> On 24 Mar, 2014 At 12:02 AM | Categorized As Arts, Bryn Mawr | With 0 Comments

Photos by Maria McGurrin  

By "> On 22 Mar, 2014 At 01:05 PM | Categorized As Arts, This Week in Pictures, Uncategorized | With 0 Comments

Photos by Maria McGurrin For more information on the 2014 and 2015 Philadelphia flower shows visit  

By "> On 18 Mar, 2014 At 01:17 AM | Categorized As Arts, Bryn Mawr, Front Page | With 0 Comments
Kevin Young (Photo courtesy Bryn Mawr College)

By Maya Felman Staff Writer Poet and National Book Award finalist Kevin Young gave a reading in the Goodhart Music Room on Thursday, February 20th as the latest installment of the Bryn Mawr College Creative Writing Program Reading Series. Young has authored seven volumes of poetry: Ardency: A Chronicle of the Amistad Rebels (2011), Dear […]

By "> On 18 Mar, 2014 At 12:12 AM | Categorized As Arts, Features, Front Page, Haverford | With 0 Comments
Grant does some mixing on a nice day. (Photo courtesy Rogan Grant)

By Ash Khayami Staff Writer It is not uncommon for people in college to equate career paths with intended majors. For example, biology majors are assumed to be on track for medical school or econ majors are bound for business school. However, for many of us, college life opens opportunities for the future that cannot […]

By "> On 18 Mar, 2014 At 12:40 AM | Categorized As Arts, Bryn Mawr, Features, Front Page | With 0 Comments
An advertisement for the new disorientation zine.

By Zubin Hill Staff Writer College, it is widely believed, is a place to grow, come into oneself, express your identity, and learn from others. A new zine—Disorientation—created by the Bryn Mawr Environmental Justice League in collaboration with the College News aims to promote these goals. Organizers Eva Wu, Johannah Cordon-Hill, and Lee McClenon describe […]