Then & Now: Whitall Hall Then

Do you remember Whitall? Send your recollections to hc-editor@haverford.edu. Photo: Courtesy Special Collections. Do you remember Whitall? Send your recollections to hc-editor@haverford.edu. Photo: Courtesy Special Collections.

Then & Now: Whitall Hall Whitall Hall, which once stood next to Gest, cost $5,000 to build in 1896 and originally housed woodworking and machine shops, a drafting studio, and an “electric lighting engine.” A 1929 renovation replaced the shops … Continue reading

Student Activities

Students discuss Eric Halterman’s talk “The Source of All Problems in Philosophy” at a meeting of the New Philosophers’ Club. Students discuss Eric Halterman’s talk “The Source of All Problems in Philosophy” at a meeting of the New Philosophers’ Club.

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.

Zachary Oberfield – Office Hour

Zachary Oberfield's office features Japanese calligraphy and a Bill Bradley campaign poster. Zachary Oberfield's office features Japanese calligraphy and a Bill Bradley campaign poster.

Assistant Professor of Political Science Zachary Oberfield teaches courses on American politics, public policy, Congress, the presidency, and bureaucracy, which is the focus of his scholarly research. Read Office Hour in the Winter 2015 issue of Haverford Magazine.

KINSC Scientific Imaging Contest

Matteo Miazzo '15, Tracer particles showing paths of individual tracers, which have been randomly colored to distinguish between different particles. 2014-15 Second Place Winner. Matteo Miazzo '15, Tracer particles showing paths of individual tracers, which have been randomly colored to distinguish between different particles. 2014-15 Second Place Winner.

The KINSC Scientific Imaging Contest is an annual competition for student-submitted images from experiments or simulations that are scientifically intriguing as well as aesthetically pleasing. Judging is based on both the quality of the image and the explanation of the … Continue reading

Commencement 2015

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Congratulations, Class of 2015! Commencement will take place Sunday, May 17 at 10:00 a.m. Tickets are not required.

In the Collection: Letter from Frederick Douglass

"In the Collection" highlights some of the rare and marvelous items that are part of Magill Library's Special Collections. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography "In the Collection" highlights some of the rare and marvelous items that are part of Magill Library's Special Collections. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography

In the Collection: Letter from Frederick Douglass This 1859 letter from Frederick Douglass is part of a collection of more than 100 letters held by Special Collections written by an array of 19th-century abolitionists and others to Philadelphia businessman and … Continue reading

Student Exhibitions

"Of Tomorrow", featuring the work of Miji Ryu '16, was one of two recent exhibits also supported by the John B. Hurford ’60 Center for the Arts and Humanities (HCAH) Student Arts Fund. Photo: Brad Larrison "Of Tomorrow", featuring the work of Miji Ryu '16, was one of two recent exhibits also supported by the John B. Hurford ’60 Center for the Arts and Humanities (HCAH) Student Arts Fund. Photo: Brad Larrison

DROPSHOT, an experimental gallery and performance space in the old squash courts of Ryan, gives students a venue to showcase their artwork.

KINSC Scientific Imaging Contest

Rui Fang '17, A plastic fork viewed through crossed polarizers shows beautiful multicolored patterns, 2014-15 Second Place Winner. Rui Fang '17, A plastic fork viewed through crossed polarizers shows beautiful multicolored patterns, 2014-15 Second Place Winner.

The KINSC Scientific Imaging Contest is an annual contest for student-submitted images from experiments or simulations that are scientifically intriguing as well as aesthetically pleasing. Judging is based on both the quality of the image and the explanation of the … Continue reading

2015 Fine Arts Senior Thesis Exhibition

2015 Fine Arts Seniors 2015 Fine Arts Seniors

Fine Arts Senior Thesis Exhibition Opening Night: Friday, May 8, 20155:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery This year’s eight seniors pursued concentrations in sculpture, painting, printmaking, and drawing. Details »

Student Activities

Lu Chen '17 flies a kite at an Asian Student Association Kite Making and Flying event.   Photo by Brad Larrison Lu Chen '17 flies a kite at an Asian Student Association Kite Making and Flying event. Photo by 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.