Category Archives: Students

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 »

Haverford's first-ever Public Policy Forum included two poster sessions. Students like Katie Tsai '16 presented their own research in between panels. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography Haverford's first-ever Public Policy Forum included two poster sessions. Students like Katie Tsai '16 presented their own research in between panels. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography

Academic Centers

Haverford’s academic Centers shape daily life at the College, by invigorating the arts on campus, supporting cutting-edge research and inspiring students on issues across the globe.

Morgan Kist '11, Elizabeth Zoidis '11, Taylor Burmeister '09, Caitlin Fitzharris '10, and Joe Huttner '09 all work for AppNexus in New York City. Photo: Dan Z. Johnson Morgan Kist '11, Elizabeth Zoidis '11, Taylor Burmeister '09, Caitlin Fitzharris '10, and Joe Huttner '09 all work for AppNexus in New York City. Photo: Dan Z. Johnson

Trust, Concern, and Informational Interviews

Mara Miller ’10 takes a look at how the Haverford alumni network can make a mighty big difference. Read Trust, Concern, and Informational Interviews in the Winter 2015 issue of Haverford Magazine.

Robotics Club members Brandon Smith, Jack Rasiel, and Casey Falk (all ’16) with the quadcopter they built. Robotics Club members Brandon Smith, Jack Rasiel, and Casey Falk (all ’16) with the quadcopter they built.

Student Activities

Haverford has more than 145 student groups that publish magazines, host symposia, sing a cappella, discuss religion and spirituality, stay politically active, maintain a system of student self-government, dance, demonstrate and create.

Students hike part of the migration trail in the desert with humanitarian nonprofit No More Deaths. Photo: David Sanders. Students hike part of the migration trail in the desert with humanitarian nonprofit No More Deaths. Photo: David Sanders.

Migration Field Study

Over winter break, nine students got a fresh perspective on immigration as part of a weeklong Borderlands Field Study to Arizona and Mexico sponsored by the Center for Peace and Global Citizenship.

2015 Study Abroad photo contest 1st place winner Sarah Eppler-Epstein ‘15, "Rooftop Kite Flyer", Cultural Encounters  category. 2015 Study Abroad photo contest 1st place winner Sarah Eppler-Epstein ‘15, "Rooftop Kite Flyer", Cultural Encounters category.

Study Abroad Photo Contest

“Studying abroad enriched my academic experience by exposing me to new perspectives and encouraging me to critically reevaluate my existing intellectual assumptions.” – Ben Wohl ’14 Each year more than 130 Haverford students take advantage of the opportunity to study … Continue reading

In this Dig into the Archives session, College Archivist Krista Oldham shared photographs, documents, and other materials about some old Haverford traditions. Photo: Patrick Montero In this Dig into the Archives session, College Archivist Krista Oldham shared photographs, documents, and other materials about some old Haverford traditions. Photo: Patrick Montero

Traditions

Traditions Each year, Fords look forward to myriad traditional events such as the Collection speaker series; frequent a cappella concerts; pinwheel day; and, most importantly, Fall and Spring Plenary.

2015 Study Abroad photo contest 1st place winner Sarah Eppler-Epstein ‘15, "Brick Maker", People category. 2015 Study Abroad photo contest 1st place winner Sarah Eppler-Epstein ‘15, "Brick Maker", People category.

Study Abroad Photo Contest

“Studying abroad enriched my academic experience by exposing me to new perspectives and encouraging me to critically reevaluate my existing intellectual assumptions.” – Ben Wohl ’14 Each year more than 130 Haverford students take advantage of the opportunity to study … Continue reading

Students discuss Eric Halterman’s talk “The Source of All Problems in Philosophy” at a meeting of the New Philosophers’ Club. Students discuss Eric Halterman’s talk “The Source of All Problems in Philosophy” at a meeting of the New Philosophers’ Club.

Student Activities

Haverford has more than 145 student groups that publish magazines, host symposia, sing a cappella, discuss religion and spirituality, stay politically active, maintain a system of student self-government, dance, demonstrate and create.

Matteo Miazzo '15, Tracer particles showing paths of individual tracers, which have been randomly colored to distinguish between different particles. 2014-15 Second Place Winner. Matteo Miazzo '15, Tracer particles showing paths of individual tracers, which have been randomly colored to distinguish between different particles. 2014-15 Second Place Winner.

KINSC Scientific Imaging Contest

The KINSC Scientific Imaging Contest is an annual competition for student-submitted images from experiments or simulations that are scientifically intriguing as well as aesthetically pleasing. Judging is based on both the quality of the image and the explanation of the … Continue reading

"Of Tomorrow", featuring the work of Miji Ryu '16, was one of two recent exhibits also supported by the John B. Hurford ’60 Center for the Arts and Humanities (HCAH) Student Arts Fund. Photo: Brad Larrison "Of Tomorrow", featuring the work of Miji Ryu '16, was one of two recent exhibits also supported by the John B. Hurford ’60 Center for the Arts and Humanities (HCAH) Student Arts Fund. Photo: Brad Larrison

Student Exhibitions

DROPSHOT, an experimental gallery and performance space in the old squash courts of Ryan, gives students a venue to showcase their artwork.