In the Collection: Letter from Frederick Douglass

"In the Collection" highlights some of the rare and marvelous items that are part of Magill Library's Special Collections. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography "In the Collection" highlights some of the rare and marvelous items that are part of Magill Library's Special Collections. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography

In the Collection: Letter from Frederick Douglass This 1859 letter from Frederick Douglass is part of a collection of more than 100 letters held by Special Collections written by an array of 19th-century abolitionists and others to Philadelphia businessman and … Continue reading

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.

De-Stress with Dogs

Photo: Thom Carroll Photography. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography.

The Pre-Vet Society hosted furry friends in the Old Gym. Their De-Stress With Dogs event, in which pups from Main Line Animal Rescue come to campus to cuddle with and be petted by students during a finals week study break, … Continue reading

O. Winston Link

Visitors near the Skating House ca. 1955, O. Winston Link. Courtesy of Special Collections. Visitors near the Skating House ca. 1955, O. Winston Link. Courtesy of Special Collections.

Best known for railroad photography, O. Winston Link also shot promotional images of Haverford and many are in Special Collections.

2014 Study Abroad Photo Contest – Places

2014 Study Abroad photo contest 1st place winner Sophie Eiger '14, "Great Ocean Road at Sunset", Places category. 2014 Study Abroad photo contest 1st place winner Sophie Eiger '14, "Great Ocean Road at Sunset", Places category.

“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

Student Activities

The Office of Multicultural Affairs hosts a Unity Day celebration, which included a Henna workshop by the South Asian Society. The Office of Multicultural Affairs hosts a Unity Day celebration, which included a Henna workshop by the South Asian Society.

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.

Telling the whole story

Read an except from Telling the Whole Story from the Fall 2014 issue of Haverford magazine. Read an except from Telling the Whole Story from the Fall 2014 issue of Haverford magazine.

Putting the Pieces Together: Antiquities From the Allen Collection Through January 5 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

Lloyd Lights, 2014

Lloyd Lights 2014 Lloyd decorated for the season, 2014. Photo: Brad Larrison.

Traditions: Lloyd Lights The denizens of Lloyd Hall have once again festooned each entry with lights in celebration of the season. Time to cast your non-binding (but fun anyway) vote for best effort.

Coach Tom Donnelly Inducted into USTFCCCA Hall of Fame

Tom Donnelly Tom Donnelly shares tips for runners of all levels during Alumni Weekend. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography.

Haverford College men’s track and field and cross country coach Tom Donnelly was inducted in the US Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches’ Association (USTFCCCA) Coaches’ Hall of Fame last night, the organization’s highest honor.

In the Collection: Letter from Frederick Douglass

"In the Collection" highlights some of the rare and marvelous items that are part of Magill Library's Special Collections. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography "In the Collection" highlights some of the rare and marvelous items that are part of Magill Library's Special Collections. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography

In the Collection: Letter from Frederick Douglass This 1859 letter from Frederick Douglass is part of a collection of more than 100 letters held by Special Collections written by an array of 19th-century abolitionists and others to Philadelphia businessman and … Continue reading

The Penn Treaty Elm

Penn Treaty Elm Haverford's elm is a direct descendant of the famous tree under which William Penn met with Lenape Chief Tamanend in 1682 and pledged a treaty of friendship.

Haverford’s serene campus is a nationally recognized arboretum with 400 species of trees and shrubs, a 3.5-acre duck pond, gardens and wooded areas.