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Acclaimed musician and writer Patti Smith to be awarded Bryn Mawr’s Katharine Houghton Hepburn medal on Feb. 7, 2012

Posted November 14, 2012
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Flash Presentations & Professionization Workshop Oct. 25, 2012

Posted November 14, 2012

The “Flash Presentations” are a professional development gathering of the 2012 Hepburn interns where they share their summer internship experiences in a 3 slide PowerPoint presentation with representatives from the Career Development Office, the Dean’s Office, and Alumnae Office.

’06-’07 Fellow Karen Stephenson visits the College’s 360 program Perspectives on Sustainability

Posted January 31, 2012
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Dr. Karen Stephenson, ’06-‘07 Hepburn Fellow and an expert on social network analysis, is visiting Bryn Mawr College on Wednesday, February 8rd, 2012 to talk with the students in the College’s 360° program Perspectives on Sustainability. This triad of courses, “Building Green: Sustainable Design Past and Present” taught by Dr. Carola Hein from the Growth and […]

TEDxBrynMawrCollegeWomen on December 1, 2011

Posted November 15, 2011

Guests include tech entrpreneur Tan Le, singer-songwriter Morley, and documentarian Jennifer Newson please visit: www.tedxbrynmawrcollegewomen.com facebook page: www.facebook.com/tedxbrynmawrcollegewomen

2012 Summer Internships

Posted October 19, 2011

The Hepburn Center provides funding to a number of Bryn Mawr College students so that they may undertake summer internships to obtain practical, hands-on. experience in one of the Center’s three mission areas. Some internships will partner students with current or past Hepburn Fellows, but students can also seek out and propose internships of their […]

Bryn Mawr’s Hepburn Center and Haverford’s Center for Peace and Global Citizenship are co-sponsoring a screening of the documentary film “Concrete, Steel, & Paint”

Posted February 5, 2010
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Bryn Mawr’s Hepburn Center and Haverford’s Center for Peace and Global Citizenship are co-sponsoring a screening of the documentary film “Concrete, Steel, & Paint” about the healing power of the Mural Arts Prison Project at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 18th in Stokes Auditorium at Haverford College. Following the screening, there will be a discussion […]

Social Entrentrepreneurship Workshop

Posted October 1, 2009
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Getting Started and Making It Work! The Social Entrepreneurship Workshop is intended for Bryn Mawr and Haverford students interested in careers in social entrepreneurship. It is an interactive experience designed to provide practical and
strategic career-planning information. Apply by October 9.

Maya Ajmera ’89, 2008-09 Hepburn Fellow, presents a screening of “War Child,” a documentary film about a child soldier supported by the Global Fund for Children

Posted September 10, 2009
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On campus to celebrate her 20th Reunion, founder and president of the Global Fund for Children, Hepburn Center Fellow Maja Ajmera ’89 presented a screening of War Child, a feature documentary film supported by GCF. C. Karim Chrobog’s directorial debut follows the life of Emmanuel Jal, a former child solider in Sudan’s civil war.

Telemedicine: Future Directions in Service Delivery

Posted April 20, 2009

This conference has been designed to explore the burgeoning new field of telemedicine, which integrates new video and web-based technologies to deliver medical care. The keynote speaker and organizer of the conference is Ana Maria Lopez, MD, MPH, FACP, Medical Director of the University of Arizona Telemedicine Program, where she is also Associate Dean for Outreach and Multicultural Affairs and Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine and Pathology.

Working for Reproductive Rights in the Obama Era: at Home and Abroad

Posted April 7, 2009

The Katharine Houghton Hepburn Center and the Anthropology Department at Bryn Mawr College present “Working for Reproductive Rights in the Obama Era: at Home and Abroad” Dayle Steinberg, President and CEO of Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania, and Veena Siddharth ‘ 84 Tuesday April 14, 7:30 pm Ely Room, Wyndham Dayle Steinberg, President and CEO of […]