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'1960s' Archive

Rosabeth Moss Kanter ’64 Appears on The Daily Show to Discuss New Book

Posted July 20, 2015

Rosabeth Moss Kanter ’64 has received high praise for her new book, Move: Putting America’s Infrastructure Back in the Lead. The book has been reviewed in The New York Times and Forbes  and Kanter appeared on The Daily Show earlier this summer to discuss America’s declining infrastructure and address the issues of how our cities […]

Lynne Meadow ‘68 Honored with Gotham’s Visionary Leaders Award

Posted April 16, 2015

The Women’s City Club of New York will honor Lynne Meadow ‘68 with a Gotham’s Visionary Leaders award for her work with the Manhattan Theatre Club (MTC) later this month. Meadow has been the artistic director of the MTC since 1972, where she has been responsible for directing and/or producing over 450 New York and […]

Barbara Bauman Morrison ’62 Honored with Helen Taft Manning Award

Posted January 22, 2015

Barbara Bauman Morrison ’62 was awarded the Helen Taft Manning Award in November for her exceptional service to the College. At a ceremony hosted by the Bryn Mawr College Club of Chicago, Morrison was honored for the time, talent, and financial support she has provided to the College for so many years. Among her many […]

Verónica Díaz Núñez de Ferrero ’69 Recognized for Civic Engagement Efforts in Perú

Posted September 4, 2014

Verónica Díaz Núñez de Ferrero ’69 was recognized by the National Institute of Social Action and Development in Perú for her achievements toward alleviating poverty among her countrymen. “It was gratifying to receive this award, together with civic leaders such as the president of the National Elections Jury and former president of the Supreme Court, […]

Jane Fraser ’64 Selected for Honorary Fellowship from Royal College of Speech & Language Therapists

Posted August 14, 2014

Jane Fraser ’64 was selected to receive an honorary fellowship from the Royal College of Speech & Language Therapists. Fraser is the president of the Stuttering Foundation and was selected for her distinguished service in promoting the profession of speech and language therapy. She will be honored on September 17 in Leeds, England. Fraser has […]

Drew Gilpin Faust ’68 Honored With Radcliffe Medal

Posted June 24, 2014

The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study honored Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust ’68 with the 2014 Radcliffe Medal, which is presented annually to an individual who has had a transformative impact on society. Faust is the founding dean of the Radcliffe Institute. To hear her acceptance speech, skip to the 26:00 minute mark in […]

Beverly J. Lange ’67 Honored With Distinguished Career Award from the American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Posted June 12, 2014

Beverly J. Lange ’67 has received the 2014 Distinguished Career Award from the American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. The award recognizes Lange, a physician and researcher at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) for over 40 years, for her lifetime contributions to the care of children with cancer. Lange served as a senior physician and […]

Nancy Bookidis, M.A. ’62, Ph.D. ’67, Awarded Aristeia Award for Distinguished Alumni of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens

Posted April 3, 2014

Nancy Bookidis, M.A. ’62, Ph.D. ’67, was named the 2014 recipient of the Aristeia Award for Distinguished Alumni/ae of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens. She is currently the assistant director emerita of the Corinth excavations. Bookidis began excavating at the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore in Ancient Corinth as a graduate student. […]

Book by Rivvy Neshama ’63 Makes Redbook Magazine’s Book Club Pick for January

Posted January 13, 2014
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Recipes for a Sacred Life: True Stories and a Few Miracles, the recently published book by Rivvy Neshama ’63, was selected by Redbook magazine as its Book Club pick for January 2014. Neshama is a first-time author who has previously written for Ms., Glamour and the New York Times. Of its selection, Redbook editors wrote: […]

Margaret Levi ’68 Appointed Director of Behavioral Sciences Center at Stanford

Posted December 12, 2013

Margaret Levi ’68 was appointed director for the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University. According to a press release, Levi hopes to extend the Center focus beyond the traditional behavioral sciences to include physics, biology, design, engineering, and the arts. Levi is the Jere L. Bacharach Professor of International Studies […]

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