Bryn Mawr College

Bryn Mawr College ( /ˌbrɪnˈmɑr/ BRIN-MAR; Welsh: ) is a women's liberal arts college in Bryn Mawr, a community in Lower Merion Township, Pennsylvania, ten miles west of Philadelphia. The phrase bryn mawr means "big hill" in Welsh.

Bryn Mawr is one of the Seven Sister colleges, and is part of the Tri-College Consortium along with two other colleges founded by Quakers—Swarthmore College and Haverford College. The school has an enrollment of about 1300 undergraduate students and 450 graduate students.

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Clark Mc Cauley
... of Science degree in biology from Providence College in 1965, his Master of Arts degree in psychology from the University of Pennsylvania in 1967, and his Ph.D in social psychology from the University of ... He has been a faculty member at Bryn Mawr College since 1970 assistant professor (1970-1976), associate professor (1976-1986), and professor (1986-present) ... also been the director of the Solomon Asch Center for Study of Ethnopolitical Conflict, now at Bryn Mawr College ...
M. Carey Thomas - Biography - At Bryn Mawr
... Thomas wrote a letter to the trustees of Bryn Mawr College, requesting that she be made president of the university ... Thomas entered in 1884 as the dean of the college and chair of English. 1884 Thomas went with the encouragement of President Rhoads to tour other colleges in the area to become familiar with them in order to bring ideas back to Bryn Mawr ...
List Of Bryn Mawr College People - Noted Alumni
... There is no evidence in the College Archives that Hammerstein attended the school ... Taft Manning 1915 Historian, professor and dean of Bryn Mawr College, suffragist, daughter of President William Howard Taft Gerald Mara Ph.D. 1934 Professor of Latin at Bryn Mawr College Mary A ...
National Register Of Historic Places Listings In Montgomery County, Pennsylvania - Current Listings
... in Upper Merion Township 01988-06-22June 22, 1988 South Gulph Road over Gulph Creek Gulph Mills Bryn Athyn Historic District 02008-10-06October 6, 2008 ... Route 73 Fort Washington Fetter's Mill 01999-05-27May 27, 2543 ... Fetter's Mill Drive, Bryn Athyn Lower Moreland Township Fetter's Mill Village Historic District 02006-0 ... Farm Complex 01984-01-20January 20, 617 ... Williamson Road Bryn Mawr Jefferson Elementary School 02003-09-30September 30, 2003 Beech and Warren Streets Pottstown Jenkins ...
Bryn Mawr College - Notable Alumnae and Faculty
... Alumnae A large number of Bryn Mawr alumnae have gone on to become notable in their respective fields ... Spanish philosopher José Ferrater Mora, Karl Kirchwey and the 10th president of Sweet Briar College Jo Ellen Parker ...

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