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By biconews On 27 Apr, 2016 At 01:44 AM | Categorized As Front Page, Haverford, Haverford News, Uncategorized | With 0 Comments
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By ETHAN LYNE, Editor  Along with its outstanding academic reputation, Haverford College is also one of the better endowed colleges in the country. Nevertheless, Haverford has been facing some financial pitfalls in recent years. According to a financial model that includes facility depreciation, Haverford has been forced to run a multi-million dollar deficit. On Thursday, […]

By biconews On 15 Apr, 2016 At 01:53 AM | Categorized As Archives, Bryn Mawr, Bryn Mawr News, Front Page, News | With 0 Comments
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By NATHÁLIA SANTOS, Contributing Writer Earlier this month, I sat down with President Kim Cassidy to discuss the future of Bryn Mawr College. Dressed in a green blazer, she greeted me with the warm smile that her students know so well. Kimberly Wright Cassidy, affectionately known as “KCass,” took office as the ninth president of […]

By biconews On 13 Apr, 2016 At 09:00 PM | Categorized As Archives, BiCo News, Bryn Mawr News, Front Page, Haverford News, News, Science, World News | With 0 Comments
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BY KATE HAWTHORNE, Staff Writer The newly formed Bryn Mawr college chapter of the United Nations Association held a panel discussion on Tuesday, March 3rd, which focused on the biology, symptoms, and global effects of the Zika virus. Professor of Biological Chemistry Susan A. White and Associate Professor of History and African Studies Kalala Ngalamulume […]

By "> On 7 Apr, 2016 At 05:03 AM | Categorized As Archives, Bryn Mawr, News | With 0 Comments
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By EKTARINA SHIPYATSKY, Staff Writer The sixth of seven resolutions passed by visual ballot at Bryn Mawr’s Spring Plenary, the “Measure to Modernize and Rename the Alcohol Concerns Review Board in Spirit of Self-Governance and Continuing Education,” proposed renaming the Alcohol Concerns Review Board (ACRB) to the Board of Social Life Orientation and Wellness (BSLOW) […]

By biconews On 5 Apr, 2016 At 04:56 AM | Categorized As News, News/Political, Uncategorized | With 0 Comments
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By ETHAN LYNE, Sports Editor With traditional establishment candidates facing immense challenges, the 2016 presidential election has ripped up any how-to-guide for becoming President of the United States. Large swaths of people support Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders as they take on the status quo of politics. Although Trump and Sanders represent very […]

By biconews On 1 Apr, 2016 At 08:07 PM | Categorized As Archives, BiCo News, Bryn Mawr News, Front Page, Haverford News, News, World News | With 0 Comments
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Dr. Funes, Visiting Lecturer for the “Un-silencing Violence(s)” Series, Discusses Cuba’s Environmental History   BY ISABEL GELLERT, Staff Writer What do you think of when you hear the term “developing country?” Probably a place that is visibly poorer than the United States and Western European countries. It is often possible to trace the poverty of developing countries back […]

By biconews On 1 Apr, 2016 At 07:18 PM | Categorized As Archives, BiCo News, Front Page, Haverford, Haverford News, News | With 0 Comments
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By EMILIA OTTE, Staff Writer “It’s an election year.” George Bulman, assistant professor of Economics at the University of Santa Cruz, began. “That means we’re going to hear a lot of one-line policies about easy fixes for complicated problems”. Bulman, along with Cathy Koshland, Vice Chancellor of Undergraduate Affairs at the University of California-Berkeley, and […]

By biconews On 17 Mar, 2016 At 04:48 AM | Categorized As Bryn Mawr, Front Page, News, World News | With 0 Comments
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By SOPHIE WEBB, Staff Writer Bryn Mawr Alumna Alice Rivlin, ’52, took the stage in Thomas Great Hall on February 9 in front of an audience of students, faculty, and community members. Rivlin is currently a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution; a Washington based Think Tank that conducts research in economics. She is a […]

By biconews On 17 Mar, 2016 At 02:03 AM | Categorized As Archives, BiCo News, Bryn Mawr, Bryn Mawr News, Front Page, Haverford, Haverford News, News | With 0 Comments
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By EMILIA OTTE,  Staff Writer Bryn Mawr College welcomed nearly 50 not-for-profit organizations as well as several colleges within the Philadelphia area to participate in the college’s Not-for-Profit Career Fair on Friday, February 26th in Thomas Great Hall from 1-4 p.m. Eight higher learning institutions within the area sponsored the job fair: Bryn Mawr, Haverford, […]

By biconews On 17 Mar, 2016 At 01:33 AM | Categorized As Bryn Mawr, Bryn Mawr News, Front Page, News | With 0 Comments
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BY SOPHIE WEBB, Staff Writer On Tuesday, February 23, staff, faculty and students of Bryn Mawr College came together at the second annual Community Day of Learning to discuss the issue of social class on campus. Participants braved the rain to convene in Schwartz gymnasium for the opening ceremony. President Kim Cassidy kicked the day […]

By Lily Lopate On 3 Mar, 2016 At 06:17 PM | Categorized As Archives, BiCo News, Bryn Mawr News, Front Page, Haverford, Haverford News, News | With 0 Comments
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By ANYI WONG-LIFTON, Staff Writer The Henry Luce Foundation has awarded the Tri-College Consortium a $710,000 four-year grant as part of the organization’s Luce Initiative on Asian Studies and the Environment (LIASE). Spread amongst Bryn Mawr, Haverford, and Swarthmore colleges, the funding will benefit the Tri-College Environmental Studies Program (ENVS), the department of East Asian […]

By biconews On 3 Mar, 2016 At 04:29 AM | Categorized As Archives, Haverford, News | With 0 Comments
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By KIRSTEN MULLIN, Staff Writer Photography by ETHAN LYNE Haverford’s annual spring plenary was held on February 21, 2016. Quorum was reached within 45 minutes and was kept throughout the remainder of the three hour session. The night commenced with the traditional moment of silence and the presentation of the rules of order by the […]