Meaningful Contributions

Archive for March, 2009

Madelon Sprengnether ’60 becomes Regents Professor at UMN

Posted March 13, 2009
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Poet and critic Madelon Sprengnether ’60 has been elected to a Regents Professorship at the University of Minnesota, where she has taught English and creative writing for more than 30 years. The Regents Professorship is, according to the university, “the highest recognition for faculty who have made unique contributions to the quality of the University […]

Book by Susan Shifrin, Ph.D. ’98, draws on “Picturing Women” project

Posted March 12, 2009

Ashgate Publishing Group has released a new book by art historian Susan Shifrin, Ph.D. ’98. Re-framing Representations of Women: Figuring, Fashioning, Portraiting and Telling in the ‘Picturing’ Women Project draws on an ambitious exhibition, education, and outreach project organized by Shifrin and co-sponsored by Bryn Mawr’s Center for Visual Culture, the Library Company of Philadelphia, […]