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 →
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
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.
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 →
Public Observing, Black Holes, & Crafts October 10, 7:30p.m. Strawbridge Observatory Talk: “The Death of a Star and The Birth of a Black Hole” by Lee Rosenthal ’15. We’ll also take a look at atlases of real galaxies, and then … Continue reading →
You'll chuckle too when you hear him speak of "The Lion in the Path," on video. Photo: Jim Roese.
Then & Now: Commencement Now There were no professional comics at Commencement 2013, but these graduating seniors were highly amused by one of the speakers, possibly Hunter Rawlings ’66. Missed yesterday’s photo? See commencement back “Then“.
Then & Now: Commencement Comedian Bill Cosby (in red cap), who received an honorary degree at Haverford’s 2002 Commencement ceremony, cracks up some of the newly minted grads. Come back tomorrow to see commencement “Now”.
The Mellon Creative Residencies Program ignites vibrant engagements between students, faculty, and visiting artists through sustained, dynamic residencies, inside the classroom and out. This fall Haverford hosts a group of renowned artists who will explore topics ranging from memory and … Continue reading →
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 register by October 15.
Quaker artifacts on display in the Sharpless Gallery of Magill Library. Photo: Brad Larrison.
Who Killed Sarah Stout? Last Day: September 20, 2013 Sharpless Gallery An interactive exhibit which asks visitors to play detective to solve a 1699 murder mystery using holdings from Haverford’s Special Collections. Details »
Public Observing September 12, 8:30p.m. Strawbridge Observatory Observing will be preceded at 7:30 pm in Sharpless Auditorium by a broadly accessible, public astronomy talk by Dave Goldberg titled “The Universe in the Rearview Mirror: How hidden symmetries shape reality” Observing … Continue reading →
A Stirring Song Sung Heroic Opening Night: Friday, September 6, 2013 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery The history of American slavery is presented across three series of 80 black and white silver gelatin prints. Details »