Schedule

Friday, October 24
Saturday, October 25
Sunday, October 26
    • 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
      Registration
      Please let us know you're here and check in for any schedule or location changes.
      Whitehead Campus Center lobby
    • 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
      Attend Class with Your Student
      Students should obtain permission from professors in advance.
    • 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
      Lunch
      Tickets: $11.00 per person, payable at the door. No charge for students on the meal plan.
      Dining Center
    • 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
      Internship Fair
      Learn about College funding sources that help support summer internships. Connect with students who received College funding and hear about their experiences. We encourage parents to attend with their student. Co-sponsored by the Center for Career and Professional Advising (CCPA).
      Dining Center, Sunken Lounge
    • 1:45 – 2:45 p.m.
      Resource Panel: Office of Academic Resources
      Sharpless Auditorium
    • 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.
      Faculty Panel: Academic Centers
      Join the directors of the three Academic Centers for presentations and discussions about the missions of each center, research, and internship opportunities for students. A question-and-answer period follows. Featuring:

      Parker Snowe '79: executive director, Center for Peace and Global Citizenship (CPGC)
      Laura McGrane: Koshland director, Hurford Center for the Arts and Humanities (HCAH); associate professor of English
      Judith Owen: director, Marian E. Koshland Integrated Natural Sciences Center (KINSC), professor of biology and Elizabeth Ufford Green Professor of Natural Sciences
      Sharpless Auditorium
    • 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
      Faculty/Staff Reception
      By invitation only
      Koshland Integrated Natural Sciences Center (KINSC), Zubrow Commons
    • 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
      Gallery Talk on the Exhibition Memory, Place, Desire
      Learn about the exhibition from curator Carol Solomon, visiting associate professor, and students from the spring 2014 course Curatorial Praxis: The Making of an Exhibition.
      Whitehead Campus Center, 2nd Floor, Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery
    • 5:00 – 7:30 p.m.
      Dinner
      Tickets: $13.75 per person, payable at the door. No charge for students on the meal plan.
      Dining Center
    • 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
      Opening Reception for the exhibition Memory, Place, Desire
      Celebrate the launch of the first exhibition in the U.S. devoted exclusively to contemporary art of Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia, and the Maghrebi diaspora.
      Whitehead Campus Center,2nd Floor, Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery
    • 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
      Opening Reception for the exhibition The Female Gaze
      Celebrate this survey of photographs by women from the 19th–21st centuries.
      Marshall Fine Arts Center, Atrium Gallery
    Varsity Athletics
    Friday, October 24

    Haverford Invitational Men's and Women's Cross Country at home. Alumni Cross Country Course.

    4:30 p.m.  Women's Cross Country
    5:00 p.m.  Men's Cross Country

    • 7:30 – 10:00 a.m.
      Breakfast
      Tickets: $8.50 per person, payable at the door. No charge for students on the meal plan.
      Dining Center
    • 8:15 – 9:15 a.m.
      Arboretum Tour: Celebrating Haverford’s Landscape
      Join the Arboretum staff on a walking tour of the oldest college arboretum in the country.
      Tour leaves from the Magill Library ramp
    • 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
      Registration
      Please let us know you're here and check in for any schedule or location changes.
      Whitehead Campus Center lobby
    • 9:30 – 10:30 a.m.
      Resource Panel: Student Life and Student Leadership
      Stokes Auditorium
    • 11:00 – 11:30 a.m
      Celebration Kickoff with President Daniel H. Weiss
      Welcome from Howard Lutnick '83, chair of the Board of Managers, and Campaign Co-Chairs Charley Beever '74, Ted Love '81 P'15 P'17, and Josh Miller '96

      Remarks from President Weiss on an exciting vision of the next chapter for the College

      The public premiere of a short documentary film by Ben Hickernell ‘00 showcasing the impact of Haverford in the world, through stories told by alumni themselves
      Roberts Hall, Marshall Auditorium
    • 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
      Alumni Panel: Haverfordians in Business
      Join us for a frank discussion, inspired by the numerous leadership roles alumni hold in business, about implementing Haverfordian values on the ground and in the board room of the for-profit world. Featuring:

      Jacqueline V. Brady '89, managing principal and co-founder of Canopy Investment Advisors LLC
      Leslie "Ellie" Power '92, program director at Phase2, a web strategy and development firm
      Daniel Price '77 P'16, managing director of Rock Creek Global Advisors, and former deputy national security advisor for international economic affairs to President George W. Bush and his personal representative to the G8 and G20 Summits.
      Moderator: Neal Grabell '77 P'14, visiting professor of Independent College Programs
      Roberts Hall, Marshall Auditorium
    • 12:00 – 3:00 p.m.
      Community Luncheon
      Dining Center will be closed. No charge.
      Alumni Field House
    • 1:00 – 4:30 p.m.
      For Class of '05–'14: 1st Annual Young Alumni Homecoming
      Graduates of the last decade: Come together for the first Young Alumni Homecoming featuring Howard Brown '12 (aka DJ Gabriel Stark), varsity games, food, and drinks. Bring your Haverford pride and appetite! Important note: for policy and security purposes, please be prepared to show ID if you wish to be served.
      Cricket Pavilion and Cope Field (in case of rain: Founders Great Hall)
    • 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
      For Students and Parents: Study Abroad Fair
      Meet representatives of partner institutions abroad.
      Stokes Lobby
    • 1:20 – 2:20 p.m.
      Resource Panel: Office of International Academic Programs
      Stokes Auditorium
    • 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
      Alumni Panel: Haverfordians in Medicine
      Hear from a cross section of alumni physicians who—in clinical work, academia, research, and the nonprofit world—lead with a vision of values-based care, in the context of an evolving health care system. Featuring:

      Steve Larson '83, co-founder and executive director of Puentes de Salud, associate professor of emergency medicine, and assistant dean for Global Health Programs, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
      Joel R. Lowenthal '59 P'12, a self-employed family practitioner in Bryn Mawr, and one of three physicians the College retains for its employee medical benefits plan
      Kari Nadeau '88, associate professor of pediatrics and otolaryngology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital, Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology; Naddisy Family Foundation Associate Professor; director, Stanford Allergy Center
      Thomas L. Spray '70, chief of the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Alice Langdon Warner Endowed Chair in Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
      Moderator: Kaye Edwards, associate professor of Independent College Programs
      Sharpless Auditorium
    • 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
      For Scarlet Sages: The Student Experience in 2014
      Join fellow Sages to hear directly from current students about how the College has grown and evolved and yet still upholds the values we all hold dear. By invitation only, for classes who have celebrated their 50th reunion.
      Whitehead Campus Center, Room 205
    • 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
      Resource Panel: Center for Career and Professional Advising (CCPA)
      Stokes Auditorium
    • 2:45 – 3:45 p.m.
      Alumni Panel: Haverfordians in Policy and Human Services
      Take part in a unique conversation with alumni who have translated their commitment to public service and the principles of trust, concern, and respect into the nonprofit world as well as government agencies and social services. Featuring:

      Samantha Phillips Beers '84, director of the Office of Enforcement, Compliance, and Environmental Justice for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Mid-Atlantic Region
      John C. Sassaman '87, chief counsel and staff director, U.S. Senate Select Committee on Ethics
      Sara T. Slocum '98, former board president and current board member at Bottomless Closet NYC, and advisory board member of the Reading Reform Foundation of New York
      Ron Schouten '75, director of the Law and Psychiatry Service at Massachusetts General Hospital, and associate professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School
      Moderator: Parker Snowe '79, executive director, Center for Peace and Global Citizenship (CPGC)
      Sharpless Auditorium
    • 3:45 – 4:45 p.m.
      Experience an Interactive Astronomy Classroom
      Beth Willman, associate professor of astronomy, highlights ways that the Haverford Astronomy department educates the whole student, both in and out of the classroom.
      Stokes Auditorium
    • 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
      Open Houses: A Tour of the Future Haverford
      Visit four key College facilities that will see dramatic changes in the years to come, and sample a signature Philly food at each location.

      Magill Library, Terry Synder, Librarian of the College
      Roberts Hall, Richard Freedman, John C. Whitehead Professor of Music
      Ryan Gym (and the future home for visual culture, arts, and media), Laura McGrane, Koshland Director, John B. Hurford ’60 Center for the Arts and Humanities (HCAH), and Associate Professor of English
      Sharpless Hall, Robert Fairman, Associate Provost for Faculty Development and Support, and Professor of Biology
    • 5:00 – 7:30 p.m.
      Dinner
      Tickets: $13.75 per person, payable at the door. No charge for students on the meal plan.
      Dining Center
    • 6:15 – 7:45 p.m.
      Dinner with Jess Lord, Dean of Admission and Financial Aid
      Jess Lord discusses issues of access and affordability, focusing on financial aid, the changing landscape of higher education, and what that means at Haverford for admission and beyond. Preregistration required.
      Dining Center, Bryn Mawr Room
    • 8:30 – 10:00 p.m.
      Annual Student Ensembles Concert
      This tradition features the Bi-College Orchestra, the Chamber Singers, and favorite student a cappella groups.
      Roberts Hall, Marshall Auditorium
    Varsity Athletics
    Saturday, October 25
    10:30 a.m.
    Volleyball vs. Elizabethtown
    Gooding Arena
    12:30 p.m.
    Elizabethtown Volleyball vs. Kean
    Gooding Arena
    1:00 p.m.
    Field Hockey vs. McDaniel
    Swan Field
    1:00 p.m.
    Women’s Soccer vs. McDaniel
    Walton Field
    1:00 p.m.
    Messiah Women's Volleyball vs. Swarthmore
    Gooding Arena
    2:30 p.m.
    Volleyball vs. Kean
    Gooding Arena
    • 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
      Brunch
      Tickets: $11.00 per person, payable at the door. No charge for students on the meal plan.
      Dining Center
    • 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
      Quaker Meeting for Worship
      Haverford Friends Meeting House
      855 Buck Lane, Haverford, PA (walking distance from campus)
    • 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
      Memorial Service for Tom Kessinger
      Join us in remembrance of Haverford’s 11th President Tom Kessinger, also a beloved professor, who passed away in July 2014. A birthright Quaker, Kessinger was known not only for his sense of humor and his kindness but also for helping to strengthen the connection to Haverford’s Quaker heritage.
      Haverford Friends Meeting House