Category Archives: Events

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 »

Strawbridge Observatory Students take a closer look at Jupiter and its moons through the observatory's 16" telescope. Photo: Thomas Carroll.

Public Observing

Public Observing Saturday, March 21, 6:30 p.m.—8 p.m. Strawbridge Observatory This community event will include a hands-on astronomy activity, student talk, and telescope observing. Details »

We'll Be Back, Zoe Strauss We’ll Be Back, Mississippi Gulf Coast, Mid September, 2005. Copyright of Zoe Strauss.

Zoe Strauss: Sea Change

Zoe Strauss: Sea Change Through March 6, 2015 Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery In Sea Change, celebrated Philadelphia photographer Zoe Strauss traces the landscape of post-climate change America. Details »

Curator Charlie Espinosa '15 discusses the exhibit during the opening reception. Curator Charlie Espinosa '15 discusses the exhibit during the opening reception.

Archetypes of Change: The Evolving Comic Book and Its Heroes

Archetypes of Change: The Evolving Comic Book and Its Heroes Through September 7, 2015 Magill Library This student-curated exhibit, sponsored by the Haverford College Libraries, explores stylistic and narrative changes in comic books from the 1930s to today. Details »

Dawitt Habtemariam '15 Dawitt Habtemariam '15 presents his app, 'Quality Air,' which alerts users when they enter an area with poor air quality. Photo: Brad Larrison.

Hackathon

Students from Haverford, Bryn Mawr, and Swarthmore colleges had just 48 hours to conceive, develop, and present their web and mobile technology ideas at the second annual Tri-Co Hackathon.