Category Archives: Alumni

Braxton shakes hands with President Weiss at Commencement 2014.   “Where They’re Headed” is a series of occasional blog posts reporting on the post-Haverford plans of members of the Class of 2014. Photo by Jim Roese. Braxton shakes hands with President Weiss at Commencement 2014. “Where They’re Headed” is a series of occasional blog posts reporting on the post-Haverford plans of members of the Class of 2014. Photo by Jim Roese.

Where They’re Headed: Mariah Braxton ’14

Where They’re Headed Though many Growth and Structure of Cities majors become urban planners and architects, Mariah Braxton ’14 knew she wanted to pursue a different career path. After receiving guidance from her thesis advisor and Haverford’s Center for Career … Continue reading

Nick Kerr '04 is a co-founder of Quad Investments, a real estate company that buys and renovates rental properties in Philadelphia. Nick Kerr '04 is a co-founder of Quad Investments, a real estate company that buys and renovates rental properties in Philadelphia.

Fords in Philly – Nick Kerr ’04

Once plagued by “brain drain”, Haverford’s big city neighbor has become an increasingly popular post-commencement destination for the College’s grads, many of whom are working to better life for all in their adopted hometown. Read “Fords in Philly” in the … Continue reading

Visualization of Earth with population data created by Kate Evans '93, Jamison Daniel and Eddie Bright of Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Visualization of Earth with population data created by Kate Evans '93, Jamison Daniel and Eddie Bright of Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Investigating a Changing Climate

Investigating a Changing Climate Ford scientists are spanning the globe (and modeling it on supercomputers) to develop new ways of studying climate change. Their aim: to gain a deeper understanding of Earth’s past and present in order to better predict … Continue reading

Alumni Luncheon 2013.  Photo by Brad Larrison Alumni Luncheon 2013. Photo by Brad Larrison

Alumni Weekend 2014

Alumni Weekend May 30—June 1, 2014 “Reunions remind me why I fell in love with Haverford originally. While reliving fun times with old friends, I’m gaining a new appreciation of the College’s beliefs and traditions through adult eyes.” – Hilary … Continue reading

West Philly Tool Library Morgan Riffer '01 and Michael Froehlich '97 in the West Philly Tool Library, a membership organization they helped launch to lend home and garden tools to city residents.

Fords in Philly – West Philly Tool Library

Once plagued by “brain drain”, Haverford’s big city neighbor has become an increasingly popular post-commencement destination for the College’s grads many of whom are working to better life for all in their adopted hometown. Read “Fords in Philly” in the … Continue reading

Aaron Clauset '01 gave a talk, "Estimating the Historical and Future Probabilities of Large Terrorist Events", hosted by the Libraries and the Departments of Physics and Computer Science. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography Aaron Clauset '01 gave a talk, "Estimating the Historical and Future Probabilities of Large Terrorist Events", hosted by the Libraries and the Departments of Physics and Computer Science. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography

Young Alumni Academic Lecture Series

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.