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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 […]

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 […]

IDEA Conference, June 9-11, 2011 Bryn Mawr College “Gender Justice and Development: Local & Global”

Posted May 6, 2011

The past several decades have brought world-wide agendas about rights and justice to the forefront of international policy debates. Throughout the 1990s, international United Nations conferences opened space for debate on the environment, human rights, population, and women. While it can be said that the economic and political crises of the new millennium have slowed […]

Meredith Monk Girlchild Revisited Sunday, Feb. 6, 2 p.m., McPherson Auditorium, Goodhart Hall

Posted September 15, 2010
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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 […]

Course offering Fall 2010 “Mural Arts”

Posted September 15, 2010

City 276: Mural Arts, Jane Golden and Shira Walinsky The class will involve discussions of murals historically and through the present day. The class will also explore community-based practice and grassroots organizing through readings, research and volunteering to help high school students with college essay preparation. Students will be involved in the making of a […]

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 […]

Screening of Hepburn Fellow Sarah Schenck’s film “Slippery Slope”

Posted September 12, 2009
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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).

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.

Cultural Relativism vs. Human Rights: Women’s Global Issues, A Conference at Bryn Mawr College

Posted September 9, 2009
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  Link to story Event: Cultural Relativism vs. Human Rights: Women’s Global Issues, A Conference at Bryn Mawr College When: Friday March 27th and Saturday March 28th, 2009 Where: Wyndham Alumnae House, Bryn Mawr College This conference will be free and open to the public. For more information, please contact Margaret Kelly at mkelly01@brynmawr.edu. Friday March 27th, 2009 […]

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