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'Exhibitions and Events' Archive

9/19 Tech Talk: Reports from Our Digital Summers

Posted September 18, 2017

Bryn Mawr’s Digital Competencies initiative supports students in identifying, developing, and presenting their digital skills. Students reflect on their experiences learning and using technology, and learn to tell compelling stories about their abilities to prospective employers. In this Tech Talk, members of the Digital Competencies project team will introduce the initiative and talk about how students, faculty, […]

9/19 Tech Talk: Reports from Our Digital Summers

Posted September 12, 2017

Bryn Mawr’s Digital Competencies initiative supports students in identifying, developing, and presenting their digital skills. Students reflect on their experiences learning and using technology, and learn to tell compelling stories about their abilities to prospective employers. In this Tech Talk, members of the Digital Competencies project team will introduce the initiative and talk about how students, faculty, […]

How We Spent Our Summer Vacation 2017

Posted August 31, 2017

Highlighting Top Resources for Students Get Microsoft Office for FREE by logging in at webmail.brynmawr.edu. Click Office 365 in the top left corner and click to install Office 2016 on more than five devices! Need to learn a new tech skill? Check out Lynda.com! See the LITS Blog for more info. Did you know we […]

Digital Scholarship Research Assistants Build Physical Computing May Day Lantern Project

Posted May 9, 2017

Digital Scholarship Research Assistants Francesca Agnello (’18), Makenna Lenover (’19), Jiaxi (Jacy) Li (’19), and Nathalia Santos (’18) designed and created a physical computing project that used a Raspberry Pi 3 (a mini-computer) to make a Bryn Mawr lantern flash certain class colors whenever someone tweeted to their class hashtag (e.g. #bmc18) on May Day. Read more about […]

New Book Celebration 5/2 4:30-6pm

Posted April 27, 2017

Join President Kim Cassidy for a celebration of the books published by members of the Bryn Mawr College community over the last year. Tuesday, May 2, 2017 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Canaday 205 The authors will speak briefly about their books, and copies will be on display and for sale. The authors and their […]

Discovering Medieval Manuscripts

Posted April 25, 2017

Please join us at 3 pm this Friday, April 28, when students from the course, Discovering Medieval Manuscripts, share their research on books from our collections. Everyone is welcome, and everyone will be able to turn the pages of and explore for themselves, religious, legal, medical, and scholarly manuscripts written in the fifteenth century. The […]

Mirrors & Masks: Reflections and Constructions of the Self Opening Reception 3/23, 5pm

Posted March 20, 2017

Mirrors & Masks: Reflections and Constructions of the Self opens this Thursday, March 23rd with a reception from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. in the Rare Book Room, Canaday Library. March 23 – June 4, 2017 Class of 1912 Rare Book Room, Canaday Library 11am – 4:30pm daily This exhibition, organized by 11 student curators in […]

Join us for Friday Finds!

Posted March 16, 2017

Friday Finds is back! Join us on any of six Fridays between now and the end of April for insights into the collection, glimpses into student work, research, and exhibition curation, and fascinating conversations with artists.

Staff Development Day (3/9) Schedule Announced!

Posted February 27, 2017

Smarter Together: Learning and Growing as a Staff Community All BMC staff are warmly invited to attend the 4th annual Staff Development Day, an afternoon geared towards staff members’ professional and personal development. Spend a part of Spring Break gaining new skills and sharing knowledge with your colleagues to create positive change within the College […]

Re-Vision: Archiving Black Experiences at Bryn Mawr College – Opening Reception 2/23

Posted February 17, 2017

Re-Vision: Archiving Black Experiences at Bryn Mawr College Enid Cook ’31 Center Opening Reception February 23rd from 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. at the ECC Created by Alexis Wiltshire ’17, the exhibit aims to show the audience how Black students and those of the African diaspora at the College have been recorded in Special Collections. With […]

Exhibition Opening – The Tale of Genji: From Princess to Pop Culture

Posted January 20, 2017

THE TALE OF GENJI From Princesses to Pop Culture January 25 – March 5, 2017 11am – 4:30pm daily Class of 1912 Rare Book Room, Canaday Library The Tale of Genji unveils the newly restored six-fold screen by Kano Seisen’in Osanobu (1796–1846). Painted in delicate detail with striking gold-leaf and brilliant pigments, Bryn Mawr’s Osanobu […]

Exhibition Opening – Exhibiting Africa: Ways of Seeing, Knowing, and Showing

Posted January 17, 2017

January 25-March 5, 2017 11am-4:30pm daily Class of 1912 Rare Book Room Canaday Library Opening Reception January 25, 2017 4:30-6:30pm Exhibiting Africa: Ways of Seeing, Knowing, and Showing was organized by students in the 360 course cluster, “The Politics and Poetics of Race,” and offers a fresh look at the College’s collections of African art […]