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By biconews On 11 Dec, 2015 At 04:27 AM | Categorized As Archives, Features, Seasonal | With 0 Comments
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By LIZZIE SIEGLE Finals season is upon us and everyone is stressed. It’s that home stretch of the semester when a semester’s worth of work is condensed into these last few days. You’re pulling all nighters, snacking through cram sessions and pumping out papers like a pasta machine. Here are some inspirational quotes to help […]

By biconews On 11 Dec, 2015 At 03:24 AM | Categorized As Archives, Bryn Mawr, Features, This Week in Pictures | With 0 Comments
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By SOPHIE WEBB Next time you’re munching on a tomato in New Dorm Dining Hall, stop and appreciate the fact that it may have been planted, grown, and harvested only a couple hundred yards from where you’re sitting. The Bryn Mawr College Community Garden is located between New Dorm Dining Hall and the Wyndham Alumnae […]

By biconews On 11 Dec, 2015 At 03:40 AM | Categorized As Archives, Features, Front Page, Haverford | With 0 Comments
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By CHLOE LINDEMAN College students aren’t known for their tendency to spend large sums of money. Giving it away? Forget about it—or maybe not. A club started last year at Haverford indicates some students are already interested in the impact their money and time can have. “Haverford Effective Altruism” works to spread the message that […]

By biconews On 11 Dec, 2015 At 03:02 AM | Categorized As Archives, Features, Food, Front Page | With 0 Comments
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By KELSEY PEART, Managing Editor Mike West, 27, emerges from DiBruno Brothers after closing the store for the night. It is cold out, and West is wearing dark clothes, it is hard to recognize him with a “no-shave November” mustache that he is proud of. He hops in the car carrying unsold donuts that would […]

By biconews On 26 Nov, 2015 At 04:37 AM | Categorized As Archives, Escape The Bi-Co, Features | With 0 Comments
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By EMILIA OTTE On Friday, November 20th at 7pm, folk singer Elisabeth von Trapp appeared in concert at the Wayne United Methodist Church in Wayne, PA. Elisabeth von Trapp is a member of the legendary von Trapp family, whose musical talents and flight from Austria during the Nazi occupation became the basis for the beloved […]

By biconews On 24 Nov, 2015 At 07:32 AM | Categorized As Archives, Features | With 0 Comments
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By THERESA DIFFENDAL What have you done to take care of yourself lately? Mawrtyrs were asked this question in honor of “Self-Care Everywhere Week.” To kick off the week, Bryn Mawr students received cards in the mail with a “Feel Good Message.” On Tuesday, students sketched uplifting pictures with chalk. As students prepared for spring […]

By biconews On 23 Nov, 2015 At 03:32 AM | Categorized As Archives, Features, This Week in Pictures | With 0 Comments
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By EMILIA OTTE On Saturday, November 14th, Bryn Mawr presented their annual BACaSO culture show of fashion, music, and dance. BACaSO, Bryn Mawr’s student organization of African and Caribbean heritage, chose the theme “Made of More” for the 2015 show. Ever heard the expression the more the merrier? The showcase conveyed how diverse cultures make […]

By biconews On 22 Nov, 2015 At 12:55 AM | Categorized As Archives, Features | With 0 Comments
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Interview By ALIYA CHAUDHRY, Arts Editor An interview with Kristal Sotomayor, President of Project Educate How long have you been involved with Project Educate? I’ve been involved in Project Educate since my freshman year here, Fall 2013. What made you decide to get involved with Project Educate in the first place? When I came to […]

By biconews On 21 Nov, 2015 At 01:04 AM | Categorized As Archives, Features | With 0 Comments
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By STEPHANIE MARRIE As the only Palestinian club on campus, Voices for Palestine has ground to cover in the conversation on diversity and social justice. Its primary goal is to raise awareness of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and initiate a productive dialogue on campus. Seniors Falastin Issa and Shorouk Badir, both Palestinian, co-founded the club. Shorouk […]

By biconews On 16 Nov, 2015 At 03:38 AM | Categorized As Archives, Features, Humor, Last Word, Uncategorized | With 0 Comments
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By EMILIA OTTE, Staff Writer “The optimum room temperature during the winter months is between 68 and 70 degrees Fahrenheit.” – Bryn Mawr Residential Life General Housing Policies This study arose from the joint analysis of two distinct, widely accepted laws of nature: 1) The effects of abrupt and sustained climate change on various regions […]

By biconews On 15 Nov, 2015 At 07:03 PM | Categorized As Archives, Features | With 0 Comments
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By THERESA DIFFENDAL Seven friendly, furry animals were on Bryn Mawr’s campus Monday afternoon, October 26, to receive love and affection from stressed Mawrters. These five dogs, and two bunnies, were therapy animals from the program Pals for Life, a non-profit organization in Wayne. According to program director, Kristen Abbott the goal is for “animals […]

By biconews On 15 Nov, 2015 At 06:08 PM | Categorized As Features, Food | With 0 Comments
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By STEPHANIE MARRIE, Staff Writer If I had to describe the restaurant Xolo in a nutshell, it would be style over substance. The restaurant itself is gorgeous. A Spanish style roof surrounds the dining area, while the walls are lined with lovely murals, paintings, and tiles with vistas painted on them. The decor as a […]