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Bi-Co News Presents First Ever Photography Contest!

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Welcome to the Bi-College News’ first photo contest and we want submissions from YOU! Our theme for this contest is the Bi-Co experience and it is open to all Haverford and Bryn Mawr students. Winner of the contest will receive a $15 AMAZON GIFT CARD! Your work will also be featured in our next print edition,…

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Shakespeare Performance Troupe Presents “The Winter’s Tale”

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By JULIA HABLAK, Staff Writer The Shakespeare Performance Troupe (SPT) put on three separate productions of “The Winter’s Tale” in Rhodes Dining Hall on the evenings of Nov 2, 3, and 4. The play’s director, Charis Nandor, BMC ‘19, first read the play in her ninth-grade drama class and says it will probably always have…

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“Wonder Woman”: Female Strength and The Power of Love

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By JOANNE MIKULA, Staff Writer Since her creation by American psychologist and author William Moulton Marston in 1941, Wonder Woman has remained a divisive figure. Patty Jenkins’ 2017 film “Wonder Woman” by no means escapes this controversy.  Many people have lauded the new film as groundbreaking in the way that it subverts the male gaze…

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No More Torpor: An Immersive Artistic Experience

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By GWYNNE DULANEY, Staff Writer Whether caught up in the whirlwind of midterms or slogging through the monotony of daily life, sometimes what Bi-Co students really need is to take a step back and enjoy their surroundings. No More Torpor is a new club dedicated to immersing students into the unexpected and whimsical through the…

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Bi-Co Relationships: Where Two Colleges Are Better Than One

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By GWYNNE DULANEY, Staff Writer Bryn Mawr and Haverford Colleges are like peanut butter and jelly, thunder and lightning, Christmas and New Years… the two simply go together. Many students are as much a part of one community as they are of the other. We take classes on both campuses, eat at both dining halls,…

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“Is it art?”: Claire Van Watkins Speaks About the Writing Process

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By JULIA HABLAK, Staff Writer Novelist and essayist Claire Vaye Watkins joined Tri-Co students and faculty on Wednesday, Nov. 15 for the third installment of the Bryn Mawr 2017-2018 Reading Series. The author brought her books, “Battleborn,” a short story collection, and “Gold Fame Citrus,” her debut novel. Unlike this year’s previous Reading Series authors,…

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Art Therapy and Open Mic Night Spreads Awareness of Sexual Harm

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By JULIA HABLAK, Staff Writer Thursday nights in Arnecliffe studio are havens for students seeking a creative outlet. Sponsored by the Bryn Mawr Art Club, these evenings typically feature a specific project, such as making pet rocks or marbling paper with shaving cream. On Nov. 10, however, Art Club partnered with Students Against Sexual Harm…

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The Warriors of Xi’an Visit Philadelphia

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by KATE HAWTHORNE, Staff Writer You don’t need a transcontinental plane ticket to see some of China’s greatest archaeological treasures — they’re only a SEPTA ride away. The Franklin Institute has opened an exhibit featuring terracotta warriors, a colossal collection of life-size clay soldiers created over 2,000 years ago in Xi’an, China. The exhibit, which…

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Her Origins, Rewritten: A Review of “Professor Marston and the Wonder Woman”

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By ABBY WEBSTER, Staff Writer “Wonder Woman” reintroduced us to Diana Prince and revitalized the DC franchise with fresh characters and vibrant colors absent in the recent Batman and Superman flicks. With superhuman absurdity and humanistic sincerity, “Wonder Woman” had adults and children alike admiring the powerful Amazon. “Professor Marston and the Wonder Women” is…

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Beyond Boundaries: Female Artists Reconfigure Traditional Gender Norms

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By JULIA HABLAK, Staff Writer Feminist philosopher Judith Butler writes, “Gender is what is put on, invariably under constraint, daily and incessantly, with anxiety and pleasure.” Her words find new resonance in Canaday Library’s latest exhibit, “Beyond Boundaries: Feminine Forms”, which imagines femininity as a performance that resists traditional gender stereotypes. Beyond Boundaries is a…

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