GSAS News and Events

News from the Bryn Mawr College Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Alumni News: Susan Shifrin (PhD 1998)

Alumna Susan Shifrin (PhD 1998) was featured in the news for bringing art education to those living with Alzheimer’s. According to the Philadelphia Inquirer, Shifrin has started a branch of ARTZ: Artists for Alzheimer’s, a national organization that aims to use art to enrich and improve the lives of those suffering from dementia. Shifrin insists [...]

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GSAS Alumna to join National Academy

Naomi Halas, M.A. ‘84 and Ph. D. ‘87 in physics at Bryn Mawr College, was elected to join the National Academy of Engineering for her research in nanoscale engineering of optical resonances and lineshapes.  Prof. Halas is currently the Stanley C. Moore Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering and holds appointments as Professor of Biomedical [...]

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Graduate Career Symposium Saturday, November 9, 2013

Noon-3:45PM In the Wyndham Ely Room Program Schedule: 12-12:15 PM Registration 12:15 – 12:45 PM Buffet Lunch 12:45 – 1:00 PM Welcome and Introductions: GSA Co-Chairs: Kristen Recine and Michelle Smiley Sharon Burgmayer: Interim Dean of Graduate Studies 1:00-2:00 PM Life at Bryn Mawr to prepare for academic careers 2:15 – 3:30 PM How to [...]

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Whiting Fellowship Presentations-Tuesday, October 29

Presentations by this year’s Whiting Fellows, Johanna Gosse (HArt) and Eleanor Mulhern (Classics). Tuesday, October 29, at 5 p.m., Carpenter B21. Reception from 6-7 p.m. in Carpenter atrium.

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Chemists present research in Portugal

Sharon Burgmayer, W. Alton Jones Professor of Chemistry, and graduate students Benjamin Williams and Douglas Gisewhite traveled to Sintra, Portugal to participate in the international Conference on Molybdenum and Tungsten Enzymes.  Both Prof. Burgmayer, who co-chaired the conference, and Ben Williams were invited to speak to present recent results from the Burgmayer labs.

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