Bryn Mawr College

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Bryn Mawr College,

at Bryn Mawr, Pa; undergraduate for women, graduate coeducational; opened 1885 by the Society of Friends, with a bequest from Joseph W. Taylor of Burlington, N.J. Modeled on a group curriculum plan at Johns Hopkins, Bryn Mawr was one of the first women's colleges in the United States to offer graduate degrees. The library is especially noted for its collection of rare books and medieval incunabula. The school maintains a cooperative program with Haverford College, Swarthmore College, and the Univ. of Pennsylvania, and an exchange program with Spelman College.
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When the Carey Thomas/Mamie Gwinn relationship foundered after the latter's marriage, Mary Garrett moved in with Thomas at Byrn Mawr and lived the rest of her life there.
A native of Baltimore, she graduated from Byrn Mawr College in Philadelphia and then joined the Navy WAVES as a cryptanalyst and intelligence officer.
Bukoski will be presented a certificate by Martha Pappas noting the designation at Wednesday night's ecumenical service, slated to start at 7:30 at the Bethel Lutheran Church on Byrn Mawr Avenue, Auburn.
Mary Ellen Brunelle, who was principal of the Byrn Mawr Elementary School before becoming associate superintendent of the Tantasqua-Union 61 School District, took over as superintendent of schools yesterday.