Category Archives: Events

Arunabh Ghosh '03, a Ph.D. candidate in history at Columbia University, gave a lecture on statistics and state-society relations in the early People’s Republic of China. The event was co-sponsored by the East Asian Studies Department and the Department of Economics. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography Arunabh Ghosh '03, a Ph.D. candidate in history at Columbia University, gave a lecture on statistics and state-society relations in the early People’s Republic of China. The event was co-sponsored by the East Asian Studies Department and the Department of Economics. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography

Young Academic Alumni 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.

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, December 7, 5-7 p.m. Strawbridge Observatory This community event will include hands-on astronomy, student talks, open-air constellation tours, and telescope observing. Observing details

Active Games and Contests Active Games and Contests, 2012
Hardcover book, acrylic varnish
9 3/8" × 8" × 1¾"

Brian Dettmer: Elemental

Brian Dettmer: Elemental October 25, 2013 through December 15, 2013 Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery Sculptor Brian Dettmer’s Elemental begins and ends as raw material, the physical texts that remain when histories and books slip away into the bits and bytes of … Continue reading

Founders Hall, the College's first academic building,  was built in 1833. Founders Hall, the College's first academic building, was built in 1833.

The Inauguration of Dan Weiss

The Inauguration of Dan Weiss Join us at 11:00 a.m. ET for a live webcast as we celebrate Haverford’s 14th president. Inauguration is just one of many special events this Family & Friends Weekend.

Founders Hall, the College's first academic building,  was built in 1833. Founders Hall, the College's first academic building, was built in 1833.

The Inauguration of Dan Weiss

The Inauguration of Dan Weiss Join us tomorrow at 11:00 a.m. for a live webcast as we celebrate Haverford’s 14th president. Inauguration is just one of many special events this Family & Friends Weekend.

Active Games and Contests, Brian Dettmer Active Games and Contests, 2012
Hardcover book, acrylic varnish
9 3/8" × 8" × 1¾"

Brian Dettmer: Elemental

Brian Dettmer: Elemental Opening Night: Friday, October 25, 2013 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery Sculptor Brian Dettmer’s Elemental begins and ends as raw material, the physical texts that remain when histories and books slip away into the … Continue reading

The duck pond in early autumn. The duck pond in early autumn.

Family & Friends Weekend

Family & Friends Weekend October 25- 27, 2013 Learn more about the College and join the extended Haverford family for the inauguration of Dan Weiss as 14th President. View the schedule of activities and learn more about Dan Weiss.

Students' Council sponsored the first "Donuts With Dan" event in mid-September. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography Students' Council sponsored the first "Donuts With Dan" event in mid-September. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography

Donuts With Dan

The Inauguration of Dan Weiss Weiss became Haverford’s 14th president on July 1, 2013. His inauguration will take place during Family & Friends Weekend, October 26, 2013. If you cannot be on-campus, stay tuned for details on a live webcast … Continue reading

"Lady in a heraldic mantle", "Robert Skerne", and "Joan Skerne" rubbings donated by Maxine and David Cook, Class of 1964. "Lady in a heraldic mantle", "Robert Skerne", and "Joan Skerne" rubbings donated by Maxine and David Cook, Class of 1964.

Monumental Brass Rubbings

Lasting Impressions: Monumental Brass Rubbings October 25, 2013 – January 10, 2014 The Libraries and the Chesick Scholars Program present this student-curated exhibition—held in honor of President Dan Weiss’s inauguration—that explores the art, meaning, and history of monumental brasses from … Continue reading