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By biconews On 16 Dec, 2014 At 07:37 PM | Categorized As Bryn Mawr, Features, This Week in Pictures, Uncategorized | With 0 Comments
Students gather in the Great Hall for a feast. Which one is at Hogwarts?

Photography by Maria McGurrin and Hannah Nacheman                                          

By biconews On 13 Dec, 2014 At 02:12 AM | Categorized As Features, Uncategorized | With 1 Comment
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Abby Hoyt, Staff Writer Jason Garner, a successful author and blogger, sat down with the Bi-College News to talk to us about how to live in the present moment. A former CEO, he realized the stresses and pressures of daily life and decided to do something about it. His book, …And I Breathed, which describes […]

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 08:13 PM | Categorized As Election Issue, Features, Haverford, News/Political, Opinion | With 0 Comments
U.S House districts by party after 2014 Midterm Elections

U.S House districts by party after 2014 Midterm Elections Peter Kondelis, Contributing Writer The 2014 midterm elections marked the second straight midterm in which the Republican Party made strong gains after under-performing in a presidential election year. To borrow a term used by Villanova University Political Science Professor Matthew Kerbel at Bryn Mawr’s 2014 Post […]

By biconews On 12 Dec, 2014 At 08:05 PM | Categorized As Bryn Mawr, Features, Front Page, Haverford, Uncategorized | With 0 Comments
A BMC student helps hang a painting while working an unpaid internship for Christie's the auction house that sold 2 billion dollars worth of art last year. Photo courtesy of Bryn Mawr College Website.

Meral Kocak, Contributing Writer As deadlines for summer internships approach, huge swaths of students are spending precious time online researching for potential intern roles they can take on during the summer at NGOs, non-profits, businesses and governmental organizations. It is perhaps seen as a rite of passage that all millennials must go through: the dreaded […]

By biconews On 2 Dec, 2014 At 06:33 AM | Categorized As Bryn Mawr, Bryn Mawr News, Features, News | With 0 Comments
A Big Cheese Forum from 2013 with seven representatives of the college in attendance.

Qingyi Gong, Staff Writer Bryn Mawr held the Big Cheese Forum in the campus center on Nov. 2nd, just two months after President Kim Cassidy’s inauguration and at a time when many student-related topics drew great attention from the student body and the larger campus community. The issues discussed on the forum included Title IX […]

By biconews On 28 Nov, 2014 At 07:52 AM | Categorized As Features, Front Page, Seasonal, Uncategorized | With 2 Comments
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Michael Schwarze, Staff Writer With the holidays rolling around again, Black Friday officially kicks off this shopping season.  Most people do not know the origins of this competitive shopping day. In fact, some attribute the Black Friday name to our very own Philadelphia. According to cbsnews.com, the Philadelphia Police Department in the 1950s or ‘60s […]

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Saxon Images Wherever you’re headed this Thanksgiving, it’s a given that you’ll be salivating over the food. Family dynamics, looming final exams and travel headaches aside – it’s the flavors that leave us wanting more.  Here are  some recipes BiCo News has in mind for this year. Send in pictures and tell us about yours. – Lily […]

By biconews On 10 Nov, 2014 At 01:16 AM | Categorized As Bryn Mawr, Features, This Week in Pictures | With 0 Comments
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Umika Kumar, Staff Writer Photography by Maria McGurrin Every year, on a Sunday evening, Bryn Mawr first years gather in the cloisters, ready to have the light of knowledge passed down to them by their elders in the Bryn Mawr sisterhood. Cultish? A little. But beautiful…a lot. It is a magical night. The upperclassmen line […]

By biconews On 10 Nov, 2014 At 12:25 AM | Categorized As BiCo News, Bryn Mawr News, Features, Haverford, Haverford News, News | With 0 Comments
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Lizzie Siegle, Staff Writer Earlier this month, Tri-Co Computer Science (CS) students gathered at Bryn Mawr to learn about tech internships and jobs offered at Google.  Smith College alum and current Google college recruiter Sidnie Davis, along with a software engineer from the New York office, were looking to get more females to apply for […]

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Michael Schwarze, Staff Writer Why should a college student like myself care about voting in the upcoming midterm elections? Voting is a right that the United States has fought for repeatedly. There are many people throughout the world who do not have this right. Other countries allow their citizens the right to vote, but heavily […]

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Chuanyi Qi, Contributing Writer The recent riots in Hong Kong, called the “umbrella revolution,” got its name because protesters used umbrellas to resist pepper spray from the police. The revolution stemmed from last year’s proposal, delivered by Tai Yiu-ting, Chan Kin- man, and Chu Yao-ming, to “Occupy Central with Love and Peace (OCLP).”. The OCLP […]