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By biconews On 16 Dec, 2014 At 04:22 AM | Categorized As Arts, Seasonal | With 0 Comments
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Lily Lopate, Editor in Chief  Movie lovers unite around the holidays since the industry typically releases its biggest hits of this season then. At the onset of finals, what keeps us motivated is the prospect of an escape. Whether it’s classic or contemporary, comedic or poignant, it’s time to consume them all. Here’s our list […]

By biconews On 12 Dec, 2014 At 08:36 PM | Categorized As Arts, Bryn Mawr, Features, Front Page, Haverford | With 0 Comments
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Aliya Chaudhry, Staff Writer Photography by Paola Noguares The Theater Program of Bryn Mawr and Haverford Colleges recently presented their latest production, Love and Information, written by Caryl Churchill and directed by Catharine K. Slusar. The performances took place on November 14-16 and November 20-22 in the Hepburn Teaching Theater in Goodhart Hall. Love and […]

By biconews On 12 Dec, 2014 At 08:43 PM | Categorized As Arts, Haverford | With 0 Comments
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Morgan Chien-Hale, Staff Writer From October 24th to December 15th, Haverford’s Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery is showcasing the first U.S. exhibition to celebrate modern artwork from the Maghreb and the Maghrebi Diaspora.  Some of the most revered artists from the region are being featured under the unifying theme, Memory, Place, and Desire. Perhaps the most important […]

By biconews On 12 Dec, 2014 At 08:35 PM | Categorized As Archives, Arts, Front Page | With 0 Comments
Haverford and Bryn Mawr students protest the Vietnam War on Founders Green in the spring of 1967.

Reading Reveals Psychological Traumas of Combat Michael Pavliv, Managing Editor Photography courtesy of Bi College News Archives Wartime poetry is approximately as old as the literary genre itself; writings like the Sumerian Epic of Gilgamesh and Homer’s Iliad date back several millennia. But throughout much of recorded history, poems on the subject tend to glamorize […]

By biconews On 12 Dec, 2014 At 08:02 PM | Categorized As Arts, Bryn Mawr, Front Page, Uncategorized | With 0 Comments
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Aliya Chaudhry, Staff Writer Gish Jen, a novelist and short story writer, visited Bryn Mawr College on Wednesday, December 3rd. She held a Q+A session at 2 p.m. and read excerpts of her book, World and Town, in Goodhart Music Room at 7:30 p.m. In his introduction to the reading, Professor Daniel Torday stated, “In […]

By biconews On 2 Dec, 2014 At 09:44 PM | Categorized As Arts, Bryn Mawr, Haverford, This Week in Pictures, Uncategorized | With 1 Comment
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Ashley Reid, Arts Editor Photography by Maria McGurrin On Saturday, November 22 at 8:00 p.m., Haverford’s Marshall Auditorium hosted the Bi-Co Fall Student Dance Concert with performances ranging from Choom Boom, Yalah, Pulso Latino, Rince na Mawr, and Bounce. Mayuri performed on the Sunday matinee performance at 2 p.m. In addition to the dance groups, […]

By biconews On 2 Dec, 2014 At 07:40 AM | Categorized As Arts, Bryn Mawr, Haverford, Uncategorized | With 0 Comments
Member of the The Haverford-Bryn Mawr Orchestra playing in Marshal December of last year. Photo courtesy of the Haverford College Music Department.

Devica Bhutani, Contributing Writer The Bi-Co Orchestra performed its annual Fall Orchestra Concert on Friday, November 21, 2014 in Marshall Auditorium. The orchestra opened with Idomendo Overture by Mozart, conducted by Haverford senior Robert Hillinck. Next, orchestra director Heidi Jacob conducted J.C. Bach’s Sinfonia Op 18, No. 2. Interestingly, Mozart was inspired by Bach’s concerto […]

By biconews On 24 Nov, 2014 At 04:25 PM | Categorized As Arts, Bryn Mawr, Front Page | With 0 Comments
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Aliya Chaudhry, Staff Writer On Monday, November 10, this year’s Emily Balch Speaker, Elizabeth Kolbert, spoke at Bryn Mawr College. Elizabeth Kolbert is a staff writer for The New Yorker and the author of The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History and Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change. She was interviewed by […]

By biconews On 24 Nov, 2014 At 12:37 AM | Categorized As Arts, Bryn Mawr, This Week in Pictures | With 0 Comments
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The Bryn Mawr Concert series brought Misterwives, a popular band who filmed their most recent music video on Bryn Mawr’s campus over the summer, and Little Daylight to campus. Over two hundred students from the Tri-co attended. Photos by Lydia Kim and Jennifer Orr

By biconews On 17 Nov, 2014 At 03:48 AM | Categorized As Arts, Bryn Mawr, Uncategorized | With 0 Comments
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Aliya Chaudhry, Staff Writer On Thursday, November 6, former United States Poet Laureate, Robert Pinsky, and jazz pianist Laurence Hobgood visited Bryn Mawr College. They participated in a Q & A session with Professor Dilruba Ahmed’s Poetry I class earlier that day from 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. and their performance, called Poemjazz, took place […]

By biconews On 17 Nov, 2014 At 12:48 AM | Categorized As Arts, Bryn Mawr, This Week in Pictures | With 0 Comments
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Photos by Maria McGurrin On Saturday night the newly renamed Bryn Mawr Hyphen hosted the annual Bryn Mawr Asian American Student Culture Show. The theme of the show was “Insider-Outsider”. Student groups and outside performers, including rapper Jason Chu, gathered to dance, sing and discuss Asian American identity with an enthusiastic crowd.

By biconews On 10 Nov, 2014 At 12:57 AM | Categorized As Arts, Bryn Mawr, Haverford, Uncategorized | With 0 Comments
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Max Leone, Staff Writer  Morality is a strange and complicated thing that has puzzled the world’s greatest minds for all of history. There are countless quandaries in reality and fiction with no clear right answer – but “Is it better to eat a child or save her?” is not one of them. And yet this […]