Winter 2014

Winter 2014

Expressing the Tenor of the Times

Emotional identification is key to the diversity of writer Zadie Smith's work.

Through the Gates: Health Care Careers

Alumnae and students get together to discuss opportunities in medicine and allied fields.

Discourse with the New Dean

Natalie Friedman wants to bring the wisdom of Solomon to academic policies and procedures.

Through the Gates: Wall Street/Main Street Divide Nothing New

Professor David Weiman draws some parallels between the panic of 1907 and the 2008 financial meltdown.


Animal Natures and Rabbinic Writings

Beth Berkowitz considers animal cognition and relationships to humans in Jewish law.

Through the Gates: Mentors Vs. Sponsors

Economist and author Sylvia Ann Hewlett on the benefits of finding or becoming a sponsor.

A Language Grows Up

Professor Ann Senghas's research and teaching on Nicaraguan sign language explore an evolving method of communication.

Salon: A Musical Mash-Up

Flutist Zara Lawler '92 reinvents classical music for the modern age.

Salon: Ariane Rinehart Stars in TV's The Sound of Music

Ariane Rinehart '15 starred in the December live production of The Sound of Music Live on NBC.