Category Archives: Staff

Elkinton Family Letters Quaker & Special Collections received a collection of more than 5,000 letters, photographs and documents, which capture more than 100 years of Quaker history, from Rev. Dr. Theodora Elkinton Waring

Elkinton Family Letters

Haverford’s Quaker Collection spans the history of the Society of Friends from 17th-century Britain to the present day in many parts of the world, with emphasis on Quakerism as lived and practiced in the eastern United States and antecedent American … Continue reading

Haverford Cricket, 1896 Haverford's Cricket team, c. 1896. Courtesy College Archives.

Cricket

Cricket is Haverford’s oldest and most distinctive sport and was introduced by the English landscape architect who planned the campus in 1834, William Carvill.

Coach Ann Koger Under Koger's leadership, the women’s tennis team has an all-time record of 307-202.

A Winning Combination

“Many of my athletes are musicians, actors, singers, or are involved in community service. Nobody is just going to class, going to tennis and going home.”—Ann Koger, Head Women’s Tennis Coach and Associate Director of Athletics

Haverford cricket match Throughout the 19th century, cricket, with its particular emphasis upon ethics and sportsmanship, was a distinctive element in the social life of the Philadelphia area.

Cricket

Cricket is Haverford’s oldest and most distinctive sport and was introduced by the English landscape architect who planned the campus in 1834, William Carvill.

Fords Join Nobel Laureates The Haverford student delegation, Professor of History James Krippner and Associate Professor of Independent College Programs Kaye Edwards.

Fords Join Nobel Laureates At Chicago Summit

Invited by the American Friends Service Committee and sponsored by the Center for Peace and Global Citizenship, Jenine Abbassi ’12, Jackie LaBua ’13, Josh Mussa ’13 and Abigail Sweeney ’15 attended the 12th annual World Summit of Nobel Peace Prize … Continue reading

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

Presidential Search

Presidential Search Dan Weiss has been appointed 14th president of Haverford College. He will be on campus today for a visit. A slideshow of the visit will be posted this afternoon.