Distinguished Visitors

The-Vietnam-War-in-Poetry Join us on November 11th and 12th for "The Vietnam War in Poetry: Ancient History or Prescient Harbinger?", a pair of events considering the relevance the Vietnam War, and particularly the poetry it inspired, holds for the world we live in today. Photo: Jessie Owen.

Haverford hosts guest speakers through programs such as Distinguished Visitors and Young Academic Alumni Lecture Series. These lectures, classroom visits and workshops enhance and supplement the core curriculum.

Instagram

One of Haverford's black squirrels is also on Instagram. One of Haverford's black squirrels is also on Instagram.

If Instagram is your preferred social media site, then you’re in luck! The College has an Instagram account at “haverfordedu,” so please follow us there. Don’t forget to tag all your Haverford-related Instagram pics with the hashtag #HaverfordCollege!

Student Activities

Haverford hosted the inaugural Keystone Cup quidditch match. Photo: Brad Larrison. Haverford hosted the inaugural Keystone Cup quidditch match. Photo: Brad Larrison.

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.

Kitt Peak Trip 2014

The College is part of the WIYN consortium, a group of schools that share time on a 3.5 meter and a 0.9 meter telescope. The College is part of the WIYN consortium, a group of schools that share time on a 3.5 meter and a 0.9 meter telescope.

Astronomy students get the chance to explore the universe using telescopes at Kitt Peak National Observatory in Arizona during a fall break trip funded by NSF AST-1151462, the Boughn-Gollub-Partridge Fund, the Koshland Integrated Natural Sciences Center and the Louis Green … Continue reading

Center for Career and Professional Advising

Alumni panelists at the "Fords and the Entrepreneurial Spirit" event. The CCPA hosts a variety of events throughout the year. Alumni panelists at the "Fords and the Entrepreneurial Spirit" event. The CCPA hosts a variety of events throughout the year.

The Center for Career and Professional Advising fosters career exploration, professional growth for students and alumni, and networking and outreach with employers. Read CCPA’s ongoing series “Fords on Friday” featuring guest alumni blogging about their career paths and offering advice.

Cool Classes Haverblog series

Visiting professor Kate Mulry and her class on Founders Green. Visiting professor Kate Mulry and her class on Founders Green.

From “Early American Environmental History” to “Old Age in the Modern Age” to “Realism, Race, and Photography,” our Cool Classes blog series highlights interesting, unusual, and unique courses that enrich the Haverford College experience.

Degree Partnership Programs

Three new programs with Penn, Claremont McKenna College, and Zheijiang University in China will offer an accelerated path to a master’s degree. Three new programs with Penn, Claremont McKenna College, and Zheijiang University in China will offer an accelerated path to a master’s degree.

Haverford College has forged innovative partnerships with some of the world’s top academic institutions to offer students additional opportunities for graduate study. Our degree partnership programs allow students to pursue an accelerated course of study toward a Master’s degree.

CPGC Internship – Belfast

Dylan Woloszczuk ’15 spent the summer in Belfast, Northern Ireland working with Community Restorative Justice Ireland (CRJI). Dylan Woloszczuk ’15 spent the summer in Belfast, Northern Ireland working with Community Restorative Justice Ireland (CRJI).

“I did absolutely nothing that I expected to do, and that was one of the best things about my experience.” — Dylan Woloszczuk ’15 Each summer the Center for Peace and Global Citizenship supports an array of domestic and international … Continue reading

Lives That Speak

lives that speak Lives That Speak, a $225 million comprehensive fundraising campaign, was publicly launched this weekend.

Board of Managers Chair Howard W. Lutnick ’83 has made a gift of $25 million that will help fund a transformative renovation of the Library. It is the largest gift in College history. Watch the campaign launch, including Howard Lutnick’s … Continue reading

Memory, Place, Desire

Brown Eyes, Hassan Hajjaj Brown Eyes, from the series ’Kesh Angels, 2010/1431, Courtesy of Hassan Hajjaj and Taymour Grahne Gallery, New York, NY, © Hassan Hajjaj

MEMORY, PLACE, DESIRE Opening Night: Friday, October 24, 2014 4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery The first exhibition in the United States devoted exclusively to contemporary art of the Maghreb and the Maghrebi diaspora. Curated by Visiting Associate … Continue reading