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Susan Shifrin, M.A. ’91, Ph.D. ’98, Uses the Arts to Help People with Alzheimer’s in Philadelphia

Posted August 6, 2014

Susan Shifrin, M.A. ’91, Ph.D. ’98, is featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer article for her work as founder of ARTZ Philadelphia, an organization that, through arts and culture, serves people with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. The idea to start the organization came to Shifrin, a former associate education director at the Berman Museum […]

Exhibition on women’s colleges opens Monday with discussion of Bryn Mawr campus life through the decades

Posted February 27, 2009
Photograph of Parade Night, 1911, from the Bryn Mawr College Special Collections

The new exhibition “The Very Best Thing in a Girl’s Life”: Early Women’s Colleges in Fiction and Fact draws on the Bryn Mawr College library’s large collection of turn-of-the-century fiction about college girls, and on scrapbooks, diaries, and correspondence from some of Bryn Mawr’s earliest graduates. Read more »