Category Archives: Students

Marshall Auditorium Inside Marshall Auditorium, which offers a Bösendorfer Imperial concert grand piano, a Schlicker two-manual Baroque style organ, and a Shortridge-Jacquet two-manual harpsichord.

Music Rehearsal

Choral music has long been an important part of campus life at Haverford and Bryn Mawr. An oratorio choir of 150 singers, the Chorale performs a major work with an orchestra each semester.

FAB Iron Chef, DC Edition Fords Against Boredom hosted this year’s DC Edition of Iron Chef, a cooking competition whose participants could only use ingredients they could find in the Dining Center. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography.

Student Life

Haverford students are afforded a large amount of autonomy and may use this opportunity to craft the kinds of experiences they wish to have—and they are given the responsibility, the resources and the respect necessary for that to happen.

2014 Study Abroad photo contest 3rd place winner Jennie Willemsen '15  , "Clouds and Canals", Places category. 2014 Study Abroad photo contest 3rd place winner Jennie Willemsen '15 , "Clouds and Canals", Places category.

2014 Study Abroad Photo Contest – Places

“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

Bunny sketches by Miriam Hwang-Carlos '17 for the Fringe Festival guide. Bunny sketches by Miriam Hwang-Carlos '17 for the Fringe Festival guide.

Summer Programs – HCAH

The John B. Hurford ’60 Center for the Arts and Humanities supports students across a range of internships, faculty assistantships, and research projects, including the new Interdisciplinary Documentary Media Fellowship Program in the Gulf of Mexico.

haverford-health-studies-minor "Does violence spread like a disease?" The new Bi-College Multidisciplinary Health Studies Program will allow students to consider a wide variety of issues around health and healthcare in a focused way. Photo: Brad Larrison.

Health Studies

“There are health studies majors and minors developing at colleges across the country, but what makes us distinctive is that we are deliberately multidisciplinary across all three academic areas.”—Associate Professor of Independent College Programs Kaye Edwards

Customs Trust Walk The class of 2017 participates in the Trust Walk—part of Customs Week—around campus. Photo: Brad Larrison.

Customs

Customs is Haverford College’s First-Year Experience program, which includes a five-day orientation immediately preceding the fall semester.

Generative Gardening Squash blossoms in the Haverford Garden. Photo: Alanna Matteson '15.

Garden Internship

The Center for Peace and Global Citizenship‘s Haverford Garden internship encourages students to think creatively about how gardening (or more generally, food) connects to the strictly theoretical work they do in the classroom.

David Roza '15 and Alice Thatcher '14 at weekly Ehaus dinner. Photo by Thom Carroll Photography. David Roza '15 and Alice Thatcher '14 at weekly Ehaus dinner. Photo by Thom Carroll Photography.

David Rosa ’15 – Ehaus and Internship

David Roza ’15, an English major and cross-country member, will spend his summer interning at The Portland Tribune. Roza will work with newsroom staffers to learn journalistic principles and write stories during his internship. He is especially interested in reporting … Continue reading