一品探花论坛 School of Social Work and Social Research

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Why Bryn Mawr?

Rigorous academics and close working relationships with faculty are just a few reasons Julie Zaebst, M.S.S. '08 chose Bryn Mawr.

Julie Zaebst on Why GSSWSR
86%
of students employed 3 to 6 months after graduation.

 

 

Making a Difference

From faculty research to alumni achievements to student recognition, learn more about the people who make Bryn Mawr's 一品探花论坛 School of Social Work and Social Research truly extraordinary.

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Romana Lee Akiyama at the White House in March for a Women's History Month event
Romana Lee-Akiyama, M.S.S./M.L.S.P. '09
"If you are somebody who really wants to make a difference in your community and the world, and you鈥檙e a serious student and want to be with other folks who will lift you up and help you fine tune your thought processes, then Bryn Mawr is the place to go."

Student Stories

Hear from our students about what makes the GSSWSR such a special community!

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Shawn Maxam

Shawn Maxam M.S.S./MLSP '14

Associate Provost for Institutional Diversity and Inclusion, Princeton University

鈥淭he powerful thing about Bryn Mawr was that I had experiences in the classroom that were formative in developing skills around empathy and being able to listen to different worldviews. I think about how I can use those skills in my current role to create space for engaging ideas and disagreement."

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Janelle FitzPatrick

Janelle FitzPatrick, M.S.S. '24

鈥淚 feel like the GSSWSR has been an environment where I went from surviving to thriving academically. It has been conducive, not only to my learning, but also my personal growth. I鈥檝e made meaningful relationships and networked with other people that ultimately would be beneficial to me in my career path."

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Matt Mundy M.S.S. '22

GSSWSR CAREER CHANGER

鈥淢y guiding light was wanting to help people, and as hard as things can get in graduate school, I just focused on my 鈥榳hy鈥: wanting to help others.鈥

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