Category Archives: Events

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Alumni Weekend 2015

Alumni Weekend May 29—31, 2015 “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 Cohen … Continue reading

A shirt worn by Felipe de la cruz Sandoval reads We Want Them Alive A shirt worn by Felipe de la cruz Sandoval reads "Los Quermos Vivos" or "We Want Them Alive," at Caravana 43 Calling for Justice: A Dialogue with Relatives of Ayotzinapa's.

Caravana 43 Calling for Justice

Sponsored by the Spanish departments at Haverford and Bryn Mawr College, the CPGC, the Provost’s Office, the Department of Latin American, Latino, and Iberian Peoples and Cultures at Bryn Mawr, and more than 180 other organizations, Caravana 43 visited Haverford … Continue reading

A large, colorful pinwheel on Founders Green, Founders Hall visible in the background Photo: Thom Carroll Photography.

Pinwheel Day

Spring Has Sprung: Pinwheel Day 2015 It’s quite a sight! Haverford’s arboretum campus is beautiful year round, but never more so than on Pinwheel Day.

Marcos-Kurtycz-Destruction-homepage Marcos Kurtycz, Artefacto Kurtycz, 1982. Photograph by Adolfo Patiño, Facultad de Artes Plásticas U.V., Xalapa, Veracruz. Courtesy of Private Collection.

Arqueologías de destrucción 1958-2014

Arqueologías de destrucción 1958-2014 Closes May 1, 2015 Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery This exhibition traces the archaeological remnants of “destructivism” or “destruction Art” in Latin America as they continue to reverberate in our present. Details »

Adrianna Cvitovick '16, Alanna Matteson '15, Heidi Witmer '02, and moderator Hiba Dhanani '14 at the Food Justice panel. Adrianna Cvitovick '16, Alanna Matteson '15, Heidi Witmer '02, and moderator Hiba Dhanani '14 at the Food Justice panel.

Haverford House

Haverford House provides a venue for members of the Haverford College community to explore global citizenship in our own region. Hiba Dhanani ’14, a current Haverford House Fellow hosted a Food Justice panel on campus to celebrate World Health Day.

Lorna Quandt '07 gave a talk, "Examining the Neural Correlates of Embodied Action Understanding", sponsored by the Libraries and the Psychology Department. Photo: Patrick Montero Lorna Quandt '07 gave a talk, "Examining the Neural Correlates of Embodied Action Understanding", sponsored by the Libraries and the Psychology Department. Photo: Patrick Montero

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.

Image: James Van Der Zee “Secretary, 1929”, Purchase James Van Der Zee, 1980 Image: James Van Der Zee “Secretary, 1929”, Purchase James Van Der Zee, 1980

African American Photographers Exhibit

African American Photographers from the Daguerreian to the Digital Eras Through April 25, 2015 10:00 a.m. – 5 p.m. Marshall Fine Arts Center A selection of book prints and photographs survey the field in this exhibition, which traces an aesthetic … Continue reading

Commencement Tickets are not required for Commencement, nor is there a limit to the number of guests graduates wish to invite. View the schedule.

Commencement 2015

Commencement 2015 Commencement will take place Sunday, May 17 at 10:00 a.m. Honorary degrees will be awarded to Thandeka Luthuli Gcabashe, Sister Mary Scullion, and Bryan A. Stevenson.

Harry-Potter_KINSC Chemistry students went all out with a Harry Potter theme in the KINSC to celebrate April Fool’s Day. Photo: Patrick Montero.

Traditions

Traditions Fords enjoy myriad traditional events such as the Collection speaker series; pinwheel day; the annual weekend throwdown at the end of the year called Haverfest; and, most importantly, Fall and Spring Plenary.

Marcos-Kurtycz-Destruction-homepage Marcos Kurtycz, Artefacto Kurtycz, 1982. Photograph by Adolfo Patiño, Facultad de Artes Plásticas U.V., Xalapa, Veracruz. Courtesy of Private Collection.

Arqueologías de destrucción 1958-2014

Arqueologías de destrucción 1958-2014 Through May 1, 2015 Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery This exhibition traces the archaeological remnants of “destructivism” or “destruction Art” in Latin America as they continue to reverberate in our present. Details »

Marcos Kurtycz, Artefacto Kurtycz Marcos Kurtycz, Artefacto Kurtycz, 1982. Photograph by Adolfo Patiño, Facultad de Artes Plásticas U.V., Xalapa, Veracruz. Courtesy of Private Collection.

Arqueologías de destrucción 1958-2014

Arqueologías de destrucción 1958-2014 Opening Night: Friday, March 20, 2015 4:30 p.m.—7:30 p.m. Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery This exhibition traces the archaeological remnants of “destructivism” or “destruction Art” in Latin America as they continue to reverberate in our present. Details »