Study Abroad Photo Contest

2015 Study Abroad photo contest 3rd place winner Lindsay Silver ‘15, "La Catedral", Places category. 2015 Study Abroad photo contest 3rd place winner Lindsay Silver ‘15, "La Catedral", Places category.

“I returned from study abroad a more thoughtful student and citizen, as well as a much better navigator!” – Grace Mangigian ’16 Each year more than 130 Haverford students take advantage of the opportunity to study abroad.

Student Activities

Haverford hosted the inaugural Keystone Cup quidditch match. Photo: Brad Larrison. Haverford hosted the inaugural Keystone Cup quidditch match. Photo: Brad Larrison.

Haverford has more than 145 student groups that publish magazines, host symposia, sing a cappella, discuss religion and spirituality, stay politically active, maintain a system of student self-government, dance, demonstrate and create.

Study Abroad Photo Contest

Old Town Cemetery in Scotland 2015 Study Abroad photo contest 2nd place winner Sarah Moses '16, "Old Town Cemetery", Places category.

“I returned from study abroad a more thoughtful student and citizen, as well as a much better navigator!” – Grace Mangigian ’16 Each year more than 130 Haverford students take advantage of the opportunity to study abroad.

Where They’re Headed: Sarah Wolberg ’15

Since finding museum management as a career path, Wolberg has begun working with the HCAH and the CCPA to promote similar opportunities to students. Since finding museum management as a career path, Wolberg has begun working with the HCAH and the CCPA to promote similar opportunities to students.

Where They’re Headed Sarah Wolberg ’15 is working in communications office of the Barnes Foundation, the Philadelphia museum that holds one of the finest collections of Post-Impressionist and early Modern paintings. Part of the Where They’re Headed series in the … Continue reading

CPGC Summer Interns

Summer interns are sharing their experiences on the CPGC's Global Citizen blog. Photo by Sunny Zheng '16, who is interning in Cambodia. Summer interns are sharing their experiences on the CPGC's Global Citizen blog. Photo by Sunny Zheng '16, who is interning in Cambodia.

The Center for Peace and Global Citizenship supports an array of domestic and international summer internships for students that aim to deepen Haverford’s connections with social change organizations and to encourage an integrated approach to pressing social, cultural and ethical … Continue reading

Fine Arts at Haverford

2015 Fine Arts Senior Thesis Exhibition, Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery. Photo: Lisa Boughter. 2015 Fine Arts Senior Thesis Exhibition, Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery. Photo: Lisa Boughter.

The Fine Arts at Haverford emphasize the individual. Studio classes are small and all students—from beginners to declared majors—receive individual, focused instruction, and are encouraged to develop the physical and critical skills necessary to create art.

Where They’re Headed: Marcus Levy ’15

Levy’s role  will be to support La Casa’s mission by acting as a liaison between the nonprofit and its partner organizations, helping to promote the local economy. Levy’s role will be to support La Casa’s mission by acting as a liaison between the nonprofit and its partner organizations, helping to promote the local economy.

Where They’re Headed Marcus Levy ’15, who majored in Spanish and minored in independent health studies, is spending the next year as a Center for Peace and Global Citizenship fellow at La Casa de Los Amigos in Mexico City. Part … Continue reading

Academics

A student studies in the Philips Wing of Magill LIbray. A student studies in the Philips Wing of Magill LIbray.

Haverford’s small size makes possible a highly personalized, hands-on educational experience. Professors work side-by-side with students to do high-level research while also developing analytical thinking and pushing the boundaries of each discipline.

CCPA Summer Series 2015

James Campbell ’16 is interning at GreenLight Fund Philadelphia, the local subset of a national venture philanthropy organization that seeks to bring empirically-successful nonprofits into the city to address unmet critical needs. James Campbell ’16 is interning at GreenLight Fund Philadelphia, the local subset of a national venture philanthropy organization that seeks to bring empirically-successful nonprofits into the city to address unmet critical needs.

The Whitehead Internship Program encourages Haverford students who have completed their sophomore or junior year to engage in an 8 – 10 week summer work experience related to entrepreneurial endeavors, small business enterprise, venture capital or investment finance activities.

Study Abroad Photo Contest

2015 Study Abroad photo contest 2nd place winner Deborah Leter '15, "Encounter with Lakshmi the Elephant", Ford Faces category. 2015 Study Abroad photo contest 2nd place winner Deborah Leter '15, "Encounter with Lakshmi the Elephant", Ford Faces category.

“Studying abroad was educational in more ways than I ever thought it could be. I experienced a new culture and a new language, and gained valuable new perspectives.” – Rachel Grunden ’16 Each year more than 130 Haverford students take … Continue reading

The Penn Treaty Elm

Penn Treaty Elm Haverford's elm is a direct descendant of the famous tree under which William Penn met with Lenape Chief Tamanend in 1682 and pledged a treaty of friendship.

Haverford’s serene campus is a nationally recognized arboretum with 400 species of trees and shrubs, a 3.5-acre duck pond, gardens and wooded areas.