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By biconews On 28 Jan, 2016 At 03:42 AM | Categorized As Arts, Bryn Mawr, Haverford, This Week in Pictures | With 0 Comments
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Photography by Jennifer Orr, Photo Editor At the end of first semester, Greasepaint Productions presented Next to Normal, a contemporary rock musical in Goodhart. More than 200 students, faculty, and guests attended the performances which spanned over the weekend.  

By biconews On 11 Dec, 2015 At 04:36 AM | Categorized As Arts, Front Page, Uncategorized | With 0 Comments
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By ELLEN JIN The 400 Blows changed the lives of many, including mine. It is for the French youths what On the Road was for the jazz-crazed beatniks — a definitive bible of sorts. Released in 1959, The 400 Blows defied the traditional filmmaking canon and, arguably, set the French New Wave in orbit. One should not expect a […]

By biconews On 11 Dec, 2015 At 04:22 AM | Categorized As Arts, Front Page, Music / Bands | With 0 Comments
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By SOPHIE WEBB The Wells Fargo Center, home to the 76ers and the Flyers, has seen its fair share of concerts.  It boasts banners depicting legends Billy Joel’s and Bruce Springsteen’s multiple sold-out shows in the arena and has hosted a plethora of artists from The Who to Madonna.  On November 5, the Dead and […]

By biconews On 26 Nov, 2015 At 03:05 AM | Categorized As Archives, Arts | With 0 Comments
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By STEPHANIE MARRIE Alison Robins’ production of Shakespeare’s romantic comedy “As You Like It” stands out among this year’s theatrical events because it applies twenty-first century transgendered politics to Shakespeare’s pastoral romantic comedy. Though it may not be Shakespeare’s most widely known play, “As You Like It” remains a delightful story of a woman taking control […]

By biconews On 26 Nov, 2015 At 01:48 AM | Categorized As Archives, Arts, Music / Bands | With 0 Comments
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By ISABELLA NUGENT From the SGA group that brought you Tri-Co Battle of the Bands and Misterwives, the Bryn Mawr Concert Series is topping off this year with performances by Gallant, Javelin and Lauv. The upcoming concert will take place on December 11 at 7:30 pm in the Campus Center. Each concert series event is […]

By biconews On 24 Nov, 2015 At 07:56 AM | Categorized As Arts, Uncategorized | With 0 Comments
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By CHLOE LINDEMAN It might be hard to imagine that in a community so focused on the music of the western world, there would be appreciation for traditional music from another culture. Yet the strong turnout for Saturday night’s “East Meets West – West Meets East” concert proved just that. Featuring three acclaimed performers of traditional […]

By biconews On 23 Nov, 2015 At 03:08 AM | Categorized As Archives, Arts, This Week in Pictures | With 0 Comments
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By LIZZIE SIEGLE Photography by ETHAN LYNE On Saturday November 21, Haverford’s Marshall Auditorium was packed with Tri-Co students, friends, and families for the 2015 Fall Student Dance Concert. The student-choreographed performance featured a wide range of dance styles such as Scottish dancing, Flamenco, Asian Pop, Tap, South Asian, ballroom, hip-hop, and modern. Organized by […]

By biconews On 23 Nov, 2015 At 02:59 AM | Categorized As Archives, Arts | With 0 Comments
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Nicholson Baker, who graduated from Haverford College in 1979, returned to the Main Line to read at Bryn Mawr College on Wednesday November 18 as part of the Creative Writing Program Reading Series. He held a Question-and-Answer session at 4:00 p.m. in English House Lecture Hall and a formal reading in the Ely Room of […]

By biconews On 21 Nov, 2015 At 10:02 PM | Categorized As Archives, Arts | With 0 Comments
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By CHLOE LINDEMAN Cellist Lynn Harrell has been all over the globe. He has performed as a soloist in front of the greatest orchestras and in chamber ensembles with the world’s leading musicians. And now, he has performed at Haverford College. In the second of two concerts in the “Weekend of Musical Celebration” Series, Harrell […]

By biconews On 21 Nov, 2015 At 01:16 AM | Categorized As Archives, Arts, Front Page | With 0 Comments
Louise Glück: Photo courtesy of Poetry Foundation

By LILY LOPATE Editor in Chief On November 11, distinguished poet Louise Glück gave a reading at Bryn Mawr College. Glück served as 2003-2004 U.S Poet Laureate and has received the Pulitzer and Bollingen prizes. She has written a book of essays and is the author of sixteen books of poetry. Her latest book, Faithful […]

By biconews On 21 Nov, 2015 At 01:05 AM | Categorized As Archives, Arts, Book Reviews | With 0 Comments
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By KATE HAWTHORNE If you like… The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin  and Looking for Alaska by John Green, then you should read… Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher Genre: Mystery, Young Adult Thirteen Reasons Why is an amazing book that everyone should read. A series of tapes tells the story of a depressed, suicidal teen to […]

By biconews On 15 Nov, 2015 At 07:20 PM | Categorized As Archives, Arts | With 0 Comments
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By CHLOE LINDEMAN Edward Zwick’s 2014 film Pawn Sacrifice gives viewers a glimpse into the mind of the real-world chess champion, Bobby Fischer, where it seems everyone is out to get him and winning is the only option. Fischer is one of the most well-known chess players of all time. From a young age, he […]