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Prof. Benston's interests include modern drama, African-American literature and culture, Shakespeare, performance studies, photographic history and theory, and critical animal studies. Prof. Benston's interests include modern drama, African-American literature and culture, Shakespeare, performance studies, photographic history and theory, and critical animal studies.

Kim Benston

Kimberly Benston, provost, professor of English, and a member of the Haverford College faculty for more than 30 years has been appointed to a two-year term as Haverford’s next president. He succeeds Daniel H. Weiss, who was named president of … Continue reading

John C. Whitehead John C. Whitehead at the Whitehead Campus Center dedication, 1993.

John C. Whitehead ’43, 1922-2015

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

Lives That Speak, a $225 million comprehensive fundraising campaign, was publicly launched in October. Lives That Speak, a $225 million comprehensive fundraising campaign, was publicly launched in October.

Lives That Speak

Andy Pleatman ’66 has made a significant seven-figure gift that will support interdisciplinary curricular and co-curricular offerings, an off-campus internship program, and a new faculty position, all emphasizing the College’s historic commitment to fostering ethical leaders.

lives that speak campus Lives That Speak, a $225 million comprehensive fundraising campaign, was publicly launched in October.

Lives That Speak

The Jaharis Family Foundation has made a gift of $10 million that will support a new state-of-the-art music center and endow an innovative student loan debt relief fund. Says Steven M. Jaharis, M.D. ’82, “Haverford continues to be a priority … Continue reading

lives that speak Lives That Speak, a $225 million comprehensive fundraising campaign, was publicly launched this weekend.

Lives That Speak

Board of Managers Chair Howard W. Lutnick ’83 has made a gift of $25 million that will help fund a transformative renovation of the Library. It is the largest gift in College history. Watch the campaign launch, including Howard Lutnick’s … Continue reading

"There are many great colleges and universities in the U.S., but there is no place as distinctive as Haverford." - Dan Weiss "There are many great colleges and universities in the U.S., but there is no place as distinctive as Haverford." - Dan Weiss

Welcome Dan Weiss

Welcome, Dan! Dan Weiss became the 14th president on July 1, 2013. His inauguration will take place during Family & Friends Weekend, October 26, 2013.