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

The Ag Life for Them

Strongin (left) and Turkus were Haverford roommates. Now they are partners in an urban farm. Strongin (left) and Turkus were Haverford roommates. Now they are partners in an urban farm.

Fay Strongin ’10 and Sarah Turkus ’10 discovered a shared passion for food and farming as students. Now the two friends are running Sidewalk Ends Farm in Providence, R.I. Read the feature article in the Spring/Summer 2014 issue of Haverford … Continue reading

2014 Study Abroad Photo Contest – Portraits

2014 Study Abroad photo contest 2nd place winner Jennie Willemsen '15, "Furry Friend", Portraits category. 2014 Study Abroad photo contest 2nd place winner Jennie Willemsen '15, "Furry Friend", Portraits 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

In the Collection: Joseph S. Meyer Notebook

Pages from Joseph S. Meyer's Notebook: Exavacation in Niffer [Nippu], 1894. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography Pages from Joseph S. Meyer's Notebook: Exavacation in Niffer [Nippu], 1894. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography

In the Collection: Joseph S. Meyer Meyer joined the excavation of the ancient Sumerian city of Nippur in southern Iraq as an artist in 1894. His detailed notebook recording his observations of camp life and the dig site are held … Continue reading

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

The Long and Wining Road

Jordan Salcito '02, beverage director for the Momofuku restaurant group, launched her own wine label, Bellus, in 2012. Photo: Dan Z. Johnson. Jordan Salcito '02, beverage director for the Momofuku restaurant group, launched her own wine label, Bellus, in 2012. Photo: Dan Z. Johnson.

Five Fords who make, sell, champion, and study wine have found that following their hearts in the direction of an oenophile career—or business venture—has opened up a world of opportunities. Read the feature article in the Spring/Summer 2014 issue of … Continue reading

Physics & Astronomy

Recently retired professor Stephen Boughn (right) on a 2012 field trip to Kitt Peak National Observatory in Arizona with Haverford astronomy students. Recently retired professor Stephen Boughn (right) on a 2012 field trip to Kitt Peak National Observatory in Arizona with Haverford astronomy students.

Virtually all Haverford Physics and Astronomy majors engage in cutting-edge research, working closely with faculty in fields such as biophysics, quantum computers, cosmology, quantum gravity, fluid dynamics, nanoscience, and extra-galactic astronomy.

2014 Study Abroad Photo Contest – Cultural Encounters

2014 Study Abroad photo contest 3rd place winner Olivia Rauss '15, "Reflections of Harbin’s History", Cultural Encounters category. 2014 Study Abroad photo contest 3rd place winner Olivia Rauss '15, "Reflections of Harbin’s History", Cultural Encounters 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

Where They’re Headed: Robert Brooks ’14

Robert Brooks in front of the National Institutes of Health, where he spent the previous two summers as an intern working on cancer research. Robert Brooks in front of the National Institutes of Health, where he spent the previous two summers as an intern working on cancer research.

Where They’re Headed Biology major Robert Brooks ’14 will begin his education as an Air Force doctor at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. Students have opportunities for research in prominent laboratories thanks to the school’s Bethesda, Md., … Continue reading