Cognitive psychologist John Kounios ’78 has turned his groundbreaking research on creative insight and the brain into a new book that explores how we come to those “aha! moments” of inspiration, and how we can have more of them. Read … Continue reading
From Ultimate to ice hockey, badminton to crew, Haverford student-athletes find some serious fun playing all kinds of non-varsity sports. Read “All in the Game” in Haverford magazine »
When Max Weissman ’89 graduated from Haverford, reality television didn’t exist. Now, his production company makes some of the best shows in the real estate reality genre, bringing former soap stars’ and rappers’ renovations into homes across America. Read the … Continue reading
For many alumni and their same-sex partners, getting to “I do” has meant a long trek through a shifting legal landscape. Their stories tell the larger tale of the struggle for marriage equality. Read the feature article in the Fall … Continue reading
Then & Now Though founded by Quakers, Haverford is nondenominational and supports religious observance by members of all faiths. Come back tomorrow to see part of Religion and Spirituality Week on campus “Now”.
John C. Whitehead ’43, 1922-2015 The former chair of Haverford’s Board of Managers inspired and supported generations of Haverfordians while proudly serving his country. “It would be impossible to catalog all the ways in which John has shaped Haverford through … Continue reading
Russian Media Center, a website that translates notable Russia news articles into English, was started by young alums and its all-volunteer staff includes several other Haverford grads as well as current students. Read the article in the Fall 2014 issue … Continue reading
The Center for Peace and Global Citizenship supports student work in the realms of social justice and civic engagement by funding internships, post-baccalaureate fellowships, service learning expeditions, and research travel to expand learning outside the classroom walls.
The Young Academic Alumni Lecture Series connects current students, faculty, and community members to Haverford’s vibrant alumni presence in the academic world. These presentations are sponsored by the Library in partnership with different academic departments.
Putting the Pieces Together: Antiquities From the Allen Collection Through January 5 Magill Library Jenna McKinley ’15 curated this exhibition of Haverford’s collection of Ancient Greek vases, donated by Ernest Allen ’40, which explores both their artistic qualities as well … Continue reading
Today is #GivingTuesday™—a national day of giving that follows Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Every year, more than 7,000 alumni, parents, and friends give back to the College through the Annual Fund, volunteering, or in other ways.
What They Learned Biology major Robert Brooks is working toward a career in healthcare and will be attending medical school under the auspices of the U.S. Air Force. His desire to help people through science was partially inspired by his … Continue reading