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 […]
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A groundbreaking performance when it premiered in 1973, Education of the Girlchild features Meredith Monk’s exhilarating voice, stirring presence, and the seamless melding of dance, music and visual theater for which she is renowned. Monk’s creation, one of the most influential works in the performance art movement, poetically conjures cycles of growth and change in […]
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
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 […]
The Hepburn Center, Film Studies, and Gender and Sexuality Studies are delighted to co-sponsor a screening of ” Slippery Slope”, a film by 2009-2010 Hepburn Fellow Sarah Schenck. Schenck will introduce her film and be available for questions and conversation following the screening on Thursday, September 24, 2009 at 7:30 (Carpenter 21).
Filmmaker Sarah Schenck ’87 and Philadelphia public-health advocate Carol Rogershave been selected as Hepburn Fellows for the 2009-10 academic year, Katharine Houghton Hepburn Center Director Leslie Rescorla has announced. In addition, 2008-09 Fellow Maya Ajmera ’89 will be returning to campus on Oct. 22 to lead a workshop on social entrepeneurship, and 2008-09 Fellow Ana […]
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 ChildrenPosted September 10, 2009
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.
The Katharine Houghton Hepburn Center and the Center for Science in Society present: Nancy Cantor, Chancellor and President, Syracuse University “Women as Academic Leaders: Insiders with Outsider Values” Part of the “Celebrating Women Scientists as University Presidents” Lecture Series Date: Tuesday, February 24, 2009 Time: 7:30 pm Location: Ely Room, Wyndham Nancy Cantor is the 11th […]
The Hepburn Center, Film Studies, and the Department of Psychology are delighted to co-sponsor a screening of “My Big Break,” a new documentary film by director Tony Zierra. This controversial documentary follows five roommates trying to make it in Hollywood who face the unexpected consequences of fame. Read more»
Thursday, November 13, 2008. Event: Performance of Gee’s Bend Time: 7:30 pm, Location: Arden Theatre Hepburn Center Fellow Amy Murphy has arranged for complimentary tickets for a group of 30 students, faculty, and staff to see the Arden’s production of Gee’s Bend , a play about a group of African-American women in Alabama who turned […]
October 27, 2008. Event: Screening of “Beyond Breast Cancer” by Saskia Subramanian Time: 7:30 pm, Location: Carpenter Library Bryn Mawr alum (Class of 1988) Saskia Subramanian presented and discussed her documentary film “Beyond Breast Cancer: Stories of Survivors,” which was also screened at the 2008 Baltimore Women’s Film Festival. “Beyond Breast Cancer” chronicles the experiences […]