Then & Now: Student Performance Now

Student Performance Now Photo: Thom Carroll Photography.

Then & Now: Student Performance The students performing in this photo are The Lighted Fools. The show featured a sketch about attempting to rent a tiger from the Philadelphia Zoo, said Benjamin Gutierrez ’14 (front and center), but what was … Continue reading

Then and Now: Student Performance

Student Performance Then Can you tell us more about the photo or the group? Send a note to hc-editor@haverford.edu. Photo: Eugene Mopsik.

Then & Now: Student Performance “Students performing, 1976” was the only information provided for this photo from the College Archives. But the white costumes and the bells strapped to their shins suggest that they’re doing a Morris dance—a form of … Continue reading

Giving Tuesday

Thank you card Thank you card from student to alumni supporters of Haverford’s Annual Fund.

Today is #GivingTuesday™—a national day of giving that follows Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Every year, more than 7,000 alumni, parents, and friends give back to the College through the Annual Fund, volunteering, or in other ways.

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!

Thanksgiving

The 2.2 mile nature trail provides a shady path for walkers, joggers and runners. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography The 2.2 mile nature trail provides a shady path for walkers, joggers and runners. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography

Thanksgiving Break Thursday, November 27—Friday, November 28, 2014 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.

Being a Student-Athlete

Men's Soccer at Haverford Adam Morollo '14 (#2) with teammates. Photo: David Sinclair.

“I enjoy a remarkable level of camaraderie with other student-athletes [which] comes from sharing similar passions for academics, athletics, and extra-curricular activities and a requirement for the discipline to be able to manage all of those things.” —Adam Morollo ’14, … Continue reading

Cool Classes: “Theory and Practice of Exhibitions: Objects, Images, Texts, Events”

Students from this course have installed pop-up exhibitions around Magill Library using paintings by Margaret Ralston Gest (1900–65), an artist and benefactor of Haverford College. Photo by John Muse. Students from this course have installed pop-up exhibitions around Magill Library using paintings by Margaret Ralston Gest (1900–65), an artist and benefactor of Haverford College. Photo by John Muse.

“Theory and Practice of Exhibitions: Objects, Images, Texts, Events”, a Fine Arts course that gives students the analytics tools necessary to understand how exhibitions work, is just one in our Cool Classes blog series that highlights interesting, unusual, and unique … Continue reading

What They Learned: Robert Brooks ’14

Blistered bli-5 worms under the microscope. Blistered bli-5 worms under the microscope.

What They Learned Biology major Robert Brooks is working toward a career in healthcare and will be attending medical school under the auspices of the U.S. Air Force. His desire to help people through science was partially inspired by his … Continue reading

Telling the whole story

Read an except from Telling the Whole Story from the forthcoming issue of Haverford magazine, available in late November Read an except from Telling the Whole Story from the forthcoming issue of Haverford magazine, available in late November

Putting the Pieces Together: Antiquities From the Allen Collection Through Jan. 2 Magill Library Jenna McKinley ’15 curated this exhibition of Haverford’s collection of Ancient Greek vases, donated by Ernest Allen ’40, which explores both their artistic qualities as well … Continue reading

Community

Jack Rasiel ’17 and Casey Falk ’16 in the Maker Space Robotics Club members Jack Rasiel ’17 (left) and Casey Falk ’16 in the Maker Space. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography.

Haverford has more than 145 student groups who 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.

CPGC Summer Interns

Summer interns will be sharing their experiences on the CPGC's Global Citizen blog. Photo by Allie Lake '14, who is interning in Peru. Summer interns will be sharing their experiences on the CPGC's Global Citizen blog. Photo by Allie Lake '14, who is interning in Peru.

The Center for Peace and Global Citizenship supports an array of domestic and international summer internships for students that aim to deepen Haverford’s connections with social change organizations and to encourage an integrated approach to pressing social, cultural and ethical … Continue reading