From Ultimate to ice hockey, badminton to crew, Haverford student-athletes find some serious fun playing all kinds of non-varsity sports. Read “All in the Game” in Haverford magazine »
Haverford’s small size makes possible a highly personalized, hands-on educational experience. Professors work side-by-side with students to do high-level research while also developing analytical thinking and pushing the boundaries of each discipline.
More than 200 people attended the 11th Annual Celebration of Scholarships on April 26, 2014, which brought together students who receive financial aid from endowed scholarship funds with the donors who created and have supported those funds.
Student-faculty collaboration is a manifestation of core Haverford values such as trust, concern and respect by—and for—each participant.
Commencement 2014 Commencement will take place Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Honorary degrees will be awarded to Elizabeth Alexander, Rober J. Birgeneau, William G. Bowen, and Fred Krupp.
For students looking to forge close connections around shared interests, Haverford offers special interest housing choices, such as La Casa Hispánica (for those attuned to the culture of the Spanish-speaking world); Cadbury House (quiet study, and alcohol and drug-free); and … Continue reading
Assistant Professor of Astronomy Beth Willman led a group of students over spring break to observe at the Apache Point Observatory in New Mexico. Haverford is part of the Northeast Participation Group, a consortium of a handful of small schools … Continue reading
“Studying abroad gave me the confidence to set out on my own and explore the world around me. It was also an amazing supplement to my French minor and an experience I would recommend to anyone studying a language as … Continue reading
“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
It began in 1897 as a simple system for holding exams without proctors. Since then, the cherished Honor Code has become the purest expression of the College’s values and an intrinsic part of a Haverford education. Read “Honor Bound” in … Continue reading
Students in Chemistry 302 (fondly dubbed Superlab) are looking at different forms of waste in the Delaware River as a collaborative project with a documentary film class and a political science course, along with artist-in-residence jesikah maria ross.
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.