Sustainability

This February Haverford is taking part in the Campus Conservation Nationals energy-reduction competition under the title "Do it in the Dark." This February Haverford is taking 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

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

Hackathon

Dawitt Habtemariam '15 Dawitt Habtemariam '15 presents his app, 'Quality Air,' which alerts users when they enter an area with poor air quality. Photo: Brad Larrison.

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 second annual Tri-Co Hackathon.

African American Photographers Exhibit

Image: James Van Der Zee “Secretary, 1929”, Purchase James Van Der Zee, 1980 Image: James Van Der Zee “Secretary, 1929”, Purchase James Van Der Zee, 1980

African American Photographers from the Daguerreian to the Digital Eras Through April 25, 2015 5:30 p.m.—7:30 p.m. Marshall Fine Arts Center A selection of book prints and photographs survey the field in this exhibition, which traces an aesthetic trajectory unique … Continue reading

African American Photographers Exhibit

Image: James Van Der Zee “Secretary, 1929”, Purchase James Van Der Zee, 1980 Image: James Van Der Zee “Secretary, 1929”, Purchase James Van Der Zee, 1980

African American Photographers from the Daguerreian to the Digital Eras Opening Night: Friday, January 30, 2015 5:30 p.m.—7:30 p.m. Marshall Fine Arts Center A selection of book prints and photographs survey the field in this exhibition, which traces an aesthetic … Continue reading

Math Question Center

Math Problem Solving The Math Question Center, and the math lounge, both within the KINSC, are open to all students by keycard access 24/7 (and are rarely empty).

The Math Question Center is an informal gathering place where students work in groups on math homework and get assistance when they need it. It is staffed five evenings each week by mathematics faculty and majors.

Campus Fly Over

An aerial video of campus in the fall. An aerial video of campus in the fall.

Our campus has 200 acres of award-winning architecture and landscaping, more than 50 academic, athletic and residential buildings, and a nationally recognized arboretum with 400 species of trees and shrubs, a 3.5-acre duck pond, gardens and wooded areas.

Translating the (Russian) News

Founder Aaron Schwartzbaum '13 with editor in chief Pola Lem '13. Photo: Sarah Tew. Founder Aaron Schwartzbaum '13 with editor in chief Pola Lem '13. Photo: Sarah Tew.

Russian Media Center, a website that translates notable Russia news articles into English, was started by young alums and its all-volunteer staff includes several other Haverford grads as well as current students. Read the article in the Fall 2014 issue … Continue reading

Zoe Strauss: Sea Change

We'll Be Back, Zoe Strauss We’ll Be Back, Mississippi Gulf Coast, Mid September, 2005. Copyright of Zoe Strauss.

Zoe Strauss: Sea Change Through March 6, 2015 Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery In Sea Change, celebrated Philadelphia photographer Zoe Strauss traces the landscape of post-climate change America. Details »

Zoe Strauss: Sea Change

We’ll Be Back, Zoe Strauss We’ll Be Back, Mississippi Gulf Coast, Mid September, 2005. Copyright Zoe Strauss.

Zoe Strauss: Sea Change Opening Night: Friday, January 23, 2015 4:30 p.m.—7:30 p.m. Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery In Sea Change, celebrated Philadelphia photographer Zoe Strauss traces the landscape of post-climate change America. Details »