The Young Academic Alumni Lecture Series connects current students, faculty, and community members to Haverford’s vibrant alumni presence in the academic world. These presentations are sponsored by the Library in partnership with different academic departments.
“It really is like looking for a needle in a haystack, except our haystack is made up of millions of red dwarf stars.” —John Bochanski Visiting Assistant Professor of Astronomy John Bochanski and his team, which includes Associate Professor of … Continue reading
Where They’re Headed This summer, Carson Wills ’14 begins her studies at Penn State College of Medicine, to earn both her M.D. and her Ph.D. A biology major and a psychology minor, Wills entered college planning to attend medical school … Continue reading
“Being in a community like Haverford with such a strong code of ethics and honor helps form a basis from which to successfully interface with colleagues and grow a professional network in a field that relies heavily on collaboration and … Continue reading
The Haverford campus is the oldest planned college landscape in the country. Our meticulously maintained 200 acres contain a nature trail, a Pinetum and flower gardens. The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education has awarded Haverford College … Continue reading
Best known for railroad photography, O. Winston Link also shot promotional images of Haverford and many are in Special Collections.
Where They’re Headed This month, Mohamed Abdalkader ’14 starts work with Google, the dream employer of every young computer scientist. Abdalkader will serve as a Computer Science Academy (CSA) Resident in their year-long post-college apprenticeship program based at Google’s headquarters … Continue reading
Four students are participating in Haverford College’s newly launched Interdisciplinary Documentary Media Fellowship focusing on the enduring consequences of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. “It became apparent that there were numerous stories to be told, and the visually stimulating environment … Continue reading
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.
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.
“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
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.