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

Lives That Speak

lives that speak campus Lives That Speak, a $225 million comprehensive fundraising campaign, was publicly launched in October.

The Jaharis Family Foundation has made a gift of $10 million that will support a new state-of-the-art music center and endow an innovative student loan debt relief fund. Says Steven M. Jaharis, M.D. ’82, “Haverford continues to be a priority … Continue reading

Sustainability

Do it in the Dark In February 2015 Haverford will take part in the Campus Conservation Nationals energy-reduction competition under the title "Do it in the Dark."

The Committee for Environmental Responsibility (CER) was created by the students, faculty and staff of Haverford College, and founded on the socially responsible principles of the college. You can use their Building Dashboard to track real-time electricity use in buildings … Continue reading

CPGC Post-Baccalaureate Fellowships

Siena Mann and Devin Van Dyke (both '14) are blogging from their international post-bac fellowships. Siena Mann and Devin Van Dyke (both '14) are blogging from their international post-bac fellowships.

The Center for Peace and Global Citizenship supports student work in the realms of social justice and civic engagement by funding internships, post-baccalaureate fellowships, service learning expeditions, and research travel to expand learning outside the classroom walls.

Academics

Classics-Marathon Students and faculty gathered for an all-day collaborative reading of Homer’s Iliad, organized by the Department of Classics. Photo: Brad Larrison.

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.

Distinguished Visitors

The-Vietnam-War-in-Poetry Join us on November 11th and 12th for "The Vietnam War in Poetry: Ancient History or Prescient Harbinger?", a pair of events considering the relevance the Vietnam War, and particularly the poetry it inspired, holds for the world we live in today. Photo: Jessie Owen.

Haverford hosts guest speakers through programs such as Distinguished Visitors and Young Academic Alumni Lecture Series. These lectures, classroom visits and workshops enhance and supplement the core curriculum.

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!

Student Activities

Haverford hosted the inaugural Keystone Cup quidditch match. Photo: Brad Larrison. Haverford hosted the inaugural Keystone Cup quidditch match. Photo: Brad Larrison.

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.