Traditions Each year, Fords look forward to the myriad traditional events such as the Collection speaker series; frequent a cappella concerts; pinwheel day; and, most importantly, Fall and Spring Plenary.
In the Collection This 1885 map of Indian Territory bordered by Texas, Arkansas, Missouri and Kansas was commissioned by Dr. Charles Kirk, who served as superintendent of the Friends Indian Mission. Part of the Quaker Collection, the large cloth map … Continue reading
The Skate House hasn’t seen any actual skaters for decades. But it’s still in use, booked for receptions and student events such as club meetings and even poetry readings.
“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
A film crew from Japan’s public television network NHK came to Haverford last week to shoot a segment for the show “Cosmic Front” that features Assistant Professor of Astronomy Desika Narayanan. The segment will focus on Narayanan’s work on simulations … Continue reading
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.
Students from Haverford, Bryn Mawr, and Swarthmore colleges had just 48 hours to conceive, develop, and present their web and mobile technology ideas at the first Tri-Co Hack-a-Thon. The winning entry, called “TryLinGO,” is a language-learning app that uses a … Continue reading
The Departments of astronomy, biology, chemistry, computer science, mathematics, physics, and psychology are housed in the state-of-the-art Marian E. Koshland Integrated Natural Sciences Center (KINSC).
Vita Litvak: Я Подарю Тебе Мир (I Will Give You the World) and Other Promises from Transnistria Through April 20, 2014 Marshall Fine Arts Center Vita Litvak ’02, visiting assistant professor of fine arts, grew up in the self-declared post-Soviet … Continue reading
Vita Litvak: Я Подарю Тебе Мир (I Will Give You the World) and Other Promises from Transnistria Opening Night: Friday, February 7, 2014 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Marshall Fine Arts Center Vita Litvak ’02, visiting assistant professor of fine … Continue reading
Residential life at Haverford can take on many different forms, from traditional dorms to apartment living to specialized houses dedicated to a cultural or academic focus. La Casa Hispánica is a special interest house that supports the endeavors of students … Continue reading
The Center for Career and Professional Advising fosters career exploration, professional growth for students and alumni, and networking and outreach with employers.